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Archive - Apr 2013

April 17th

Healthy Kids Day Friday at YMCA

April 17, 2013

The Ridgway YMCA will once again hold Healthy Kids Day this Friday, April 19 at the popular North Broad Street facility in Ridgway.

'Seussical' the musical opening tonight at ECC

April 17, 2013

ST. MARYS – Elk County Catholic High School students are bringing the colorful and unique world of Dr. Seuss to life in 'Seussical,' as part of the school's annual musical production. Curtains open this evening at 7 p.m. with additional showtimes set for Friday and Saturday evening and a Sunday matinee at 2 p.m.

Authority pays DEP fine

April 17, 2013

JOHNSONBURG – The Johnsonburg Municipal Authority okayed the payment of a fine to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection [DEP] for the failure to submit requested documents in accordance with a compliance schedule as part of a consent order and agreement during a regular meeting Tuesday night.

Synthetic drugs bursting onto scene in Pa.

April 17, 2013

An agent with the Pa. Attorney General's Office spoke to area residents Tuesday about the dangers associated with three new synthetic forms of traditional drugs including marijuana, amphetamine and heroin.

Kersey man charged with gun burglary

April 17, 2013

ST. MARYS – A Kersey man has been charged with breaking into a house and stealing guns from beneath a bed as the homeowners slept.

April 16th

Supervisors review fracking ordinance

April 16, 2013

The Ridgway Township Board of Supervisors continued a discussion from a regular meeting in March concerning Marcellus Shale gas extraction site located near the Ridgway Reservoir as well as other drilling sites throughout the township.

911 Center upgrades console

April 16, 2013

Elk County commissioners on Tuesday approved the purchase of a new radio console valued at over $200,000.

Agent provides info on drug trends

April 16, 2013

An informative presentation about the status of current drug trends in the region and the nation at large was held in Ridgway Tuesday with a state law enforcement agent delivering a staunch warning to those in attendance about the pitfalls of prescription pills and heroin use being back on the rise.

Ridgway man charged in elevator sex assault

April 16, 2013

A 75-year-old Ridgway man is charged with promoting prostitution, indecent assault and harassment after he allegedly fondled a woman inside the elevator of a Ridgway apartment building, before offering her money for sex.

Rams down Ridgway in five innings

April 16, 2013

Johnsonburg baseball moved to 3-0 on the season with an 11-0 win in five innings over Ridgway Tuesday afternoon at Sandy Beach Recreational Park.

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Ridgway volleyball made Senior Night a happy one as the Lady Elkers rallied in all three sets for a...