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June 20th, 2013

Feds hit Smith with new charge in carjack, kidnap attempt

June 20, 2013

WILLIAMSPORT – The federal government has tacked on a new charge in its case against an Emporium man charged with the Aug. 8, 2012 carjacking and attempted kidnapping of a Citizens and Northern Bank employee.

7th annual Art In The Wilds expected to draw 6,000

June 20, 2013

KANE – The Art In The Wilds art show in Kane has been growing every year since it was launched seven years ago as Kane’s major summer attraction.

June 19th

Area students awarded scholarships from Community Foundation

June 19, 2013

ST. MARYS – This year the Elk County Community Foundation awarded a total of 97 scholarships to area graduating high school seniors totaling $117,000.

Woman charged after daughter hurt in roll-over wreck

June 19, 2013

JOHNSONBURG – A Johnsonburg mother has been criminally charged in connection with a car wreck that seriously injured her four-year-old daughter after police say she was driving on a suspended license following a DUI.

Two charged after police bust up basement pot circle

June 19, 2013

ST. MARYS – Two individuals have been charged with drug offenses after police reportedly interrupted a drug deal at a Washington Street apartment where they found five individuals in a cloud of marijuana smoke emanating from the building's basement.

Authority considers options for upcoming projects

June 19, 2013

JOHNSONBURG – Travis Long, Engineer of GD&F reported to the Johnsonburg Municipal Authority about the status of the Department of Environmental Protection permits.

Suspected ‘bath salts’ in Kane headed to crime lab

June 19, 2013

KANE – More suspected “bath salts” have been found in Kane.
The latest illegal drugs were discovered during a traffic stop in Kane earlier this month.

June 18th

Commissioners approve $80,000 stormwater project bid

June 18, 2013

Tuesday's meeting of the Elk County Commissioners included the board's approval of a number of agenda items, chief among them was a $85,980 bid for a stormwater project in Jones Township.

Residents address concerns about zoning ordinance

June 18, 2013

Ridgway Township residents attended the regular township supervisor’s meeting to address their immediate concerns regarding a zoning ordinance that involves Marcellus Shale well drilling.

June 17th

Son pulls knife on mother for feeding him pork

June 17, 2013

ST. MARYS – A St. Marys man has been charged with threatening his mother with a knife after he claimed she fed him pork, a violation of his Muslim faith.

A win for Elk County Catholic boys basketball over a state-ranked rival gave ECC the No. 1 seed in...
JOHNSONBURG – Johnsonburg junior Kevin Benson (24 points) and senior Zane Hodgdon (15 points)...
JOHNSONBURG – While some passes slipped away from Johnsonburg boys basketball Monday night, the...