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September 22nd, 2013

Ridgway residents injured in Saturday afternoon crash

September 22, 2013

PINE TWP. – Four Ridgway residents were severely injured in a two-vehicle crash in Clearfield County on Saturday afternoon.
According to the Clearfield-based state police, the crash occurred at 2:10 p.m. on Saturday on state Route 153 in Pine Township, Clearfield County as a 2007 GMC Sierra operated by Robert Wiseman, 44, of Hyde, was traveling southbound and a 2001 Mercury Grand Marquis operated by Rebecca Towne, 48, of Ridgway, was traveling northbound.

September 20th

DeAngelo crowned homecoming queen

September 21, 2013

Angela DeAngelo was crowned as the 2013 Ridgway Area High School Homecoming Queen Friday night during halftime of the varsity football game between Ridgway and Elk County Catholic. DeAngelo was escorted by Dustin Cowan.

September 19th

Homecoming Court

September 19, 2013

Members of the 2013 Homecoming Court at Ridgway Area High School are, from left to right, Jenna Hoffman, Mandie Leithner, Maria Buhler, Angela DeAngelo, Caitlin Johnson, and Elise Pura.

State police offer safety seat checks

September 19, 2013

In recognition of National Child Passenger Safety Week, members of the Pennsylvania State Police were on hand at the PennDOT building in Ridgway to conduct free safety seat checks for the public on Thursday afternoon. Checks like this are offered three to four times a year at locations throughout Elk and neighboring counties.

September 18th

Holman in town for DCED on the Road

September 19, 2013

Clyde "Champ" Holman, Deputy Secretary for Community Affairs and Development for the state's Department and Community and Economic Development, visited Ridgway Tuesday as part of the DCED on the Road program.
Holman, along with others from the Department of Community and Economic Development, visited the Welcome Center in downtown Ridgway. Area residents, along with State Representative Matt Gabler and members of Boy Scout Troop 93 were all in attendance to welcome the DCED officials.

September 17th

Repairs ordered for clock tower

September 18, 2013

Elk County commissioners on Tuesday voted to approve emergency repair work to the tower portion of the Elk County Courthouse.

Boy injured in horrific crash is home

September 18, 2013

A 10-year-old boy seriously injured in a horrific Aug. 31 traffic accident on Route 219 is at home with his father in Eldred.

Marching bands preparing for Sounds of Autumn

September 18, 2013

ST. MARYS – This weekend the Elk County Catholic and St. Marys Area High School marching bands are hosting their annual Sounds of Autumn band competition on Saturday at SMAHS Dutch Country Stadium.

Area residents continue to express their support for home rule

September 18, 2013

Several area residents gathered at the Ridgway Township Supervisors meeting Tuesday evening in order to express their support of adopting a Home Rule Charter in the upcoming November election.

Body parts found in Mahoning Creek

September 18, 2013

PUNXSUTAWNEY — A Punxsutawney man has been arrested in connection with the death of the man whose body parts were found in Mahoning Creek in the village of Hamilton in Perry Township on Sunday afternoon.

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