October 13, 2018 RSS feed / News

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Employees at the Cameron County Courthouse have launched their annual Baskets of Hope campaign, a fundraiser to help local cancer victims. More...

Kord Kinney named assistant DA

Kord Kinney has been named assistant district attorney for Potter County. His hiring was announced by DA Andy Watson. He succeeds Rebecca Ross in the part-time position.  Kinney graduated from St. More...

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Austin Boy Scouts paid tribute to area soldiers who lost their lives in military service during a ceremony at the town square. More...

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Sizerville State Park held its 28th annual Autumn Festival on Saturday, celebrating the pioneers of northern Pennsylvania through crafts, skills and foods. More...

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Erica Williams was crowned the 2018 homecoming queen for Coudersport Area High School during halftime ceremonies at last Friday night’s football game. More...

NUMBERS IN THE NEWS

17—  Drowsy driving takes toll   With all of the concentration on drunken driving, many are unaware that in many motor vehicle crashes the driver is not drunk, but tired. More...

Property tracking system unveiled

Potter County is implementing a modern real estate parcel identification system that has been a work in progress for two years. More...

Austin word search book

A word search puzzle book based on the history of Austin is now available through the E. O. Austin Historical Society. More...

First Fork Festival Saturday

This year’s First Fork Festival at Sinnemahoning State Park will include a special performance to celebrate the 125th anniversary of Pennsylvania’s state park system.  Van Wagner, a balladeer and colorful storyteller, will present a More...

Absentee ballots

Potter County voters who will be unable to cast ballots in the Tuesday, Nov. 6, election can vote by absentee ballot.  These ballots can be requested at the voter registration office in the courthouse and must be returned no later than Nov. More...

Scammers more active now

Rarely a day passes when state police at the Emporium or Denton Hill barracks don’t receive a report of scammers using a phone pitch or internet ploy to bilk a local resident.  Police say the latest con game involves an alert from a so-cal More...

Coudersport trail meeting planned

Next step in the plan to establish a recreation trail on an abandoned railroad grade in Coudersport Borough is a meeting with affected landowners.  More...

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Galeton Borough crew members Joe Cimino and Tyler Ruef put the finishing touches on one of the ‘Galeton Honors Veterans’ banners. Some 90 banners have now been purchased. More...

Potter County real estate transactions

Following are property transactions filed with the Potter County Recorder of Deeds:  More...

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Laila Smith was crowned Cameron County High School’s 2018 homecoming queen as part of last weekend’s festivities. The daughter of Dusti and Jim Smith, Laila plans to major in pre-med when she continues her education next fall. More...

News. Brief.

Gerski joining Tri-County REC   Former Coudersport resident Bill Gerski is joining Tri-County Rural Electric Cooperative as senior vice president for its new subsidiary, Tri- Co. Connections. More...

Austin Borogh hires enforcement officer

Austin Borough Council has hired Nathan Burgett to fill a new part-time position as code enforcement officer. More...