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March 11th

Milliard seeking 'complete and accurate' criminal history

March 11, 2013

The defense attorney for a Ridgway man charged with federal weapons possession has asked the court for more time to compile a more "accurate and complete" account of his client's criminal history before the matter is taken to trial.

Mayor reports on Penn Street fire

March 11, 2013

JOHNSONBURG – Johnsonburg Mayor David Zilkofski reported on a fire that destroyed a 2-story apartment building in Johnsonburg during Monday afternoon's council meeting.

Voting under way for finalists in elk expo patch contest

March 11, 2013

Submissions for the 2013 Elk Expo Patch Contest have been narrowed down to 10 finalists and it is now up to the public to determine which will be turned into the patch for this year's Elk Expo.

March 10th

Johnsonburg house destroyed in fire

March 10, 2013

JOHNSONBURG – Corporal Greg Agosti, a fire marshal for the Ridgway-based State Police, reported investigating a fire that occurred Sunday afternoon at 236 Blaine Ave. in Johnsonburg.

Jury selection continued in Danz trial

March 10, 2013

ERIE – Jury selection in the trial of Richard Allen Danz, 48, of St. Marys, federally indicted on charges of wire fraud and money laundering, will commence in federal court in Erie during the court term beginning May 6, 2013.

Girl Scouts planning military park trip

March 10, 2013

The St. Marys Neighborhood Girls Scouts are busy planning their upcoming trip to the Buffalo and Erie County Naval and Military Park. The educational trip, taking place May 10-11, is open to all area scouts and their female family and friends as they tour the park, dine and sleep over in a battleship and visit Niagara Falls.

March 8th

Municipal authority moves to new location

March 9, 2013

The Ridgway Township Municipal Authority held their final meeting at 164 Ridgway Dr. Thursday night.
All meetings for the remainder of the 2013, beginning Thursday, April 4, will be held at the new township municipal building located at 1537 Montmorenci Rd.
Meeting are held the first Thursday of each month at 7 p.m.

March 7th

Cooperative sports agreement proposal unveiled

March 8, 2013

JOHNSONBURG – In an effort to continue to offer athletic opportunities to area students, administration from the Ridgway and Johnsonburg Area School Districts have organized a joint proposal that was presented Thursday night in public meetings in both boroughs.

Ridgway holds informational meeting about proposed co-ops

March 8, 2013

Ridgway and Johnsonburg athletics appear closer than ever to blending as one.
Ridgway held a public meeting Thursday night in the High School Auditorium to discuss proposed co-ops in athletics between the two schools.

A look at the spread of CWD in states neighboring Pa.

March 8, 2013

Last Friday the Pennsylvania Game Commission (PGC) announced the discovery of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) in three free-ranging deer harvested during the 2012 general firearms deer season.

Elk County Catholic is wasting little time in advancing through the District 9 volleyball playoffs...
Elk County Catholic volleyball moved to 15-0 overall and moved forward to the District 9 Class A...
The Ridgway Lady Elkers (No. 16 seed at 6-10 in the regular season) had little trouble Monday night...