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June 19th, 2013

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.

June 14th

Johnsonburg Rams win state crown

June 14, 2013

UNIVERSITY PARK – The Johnsonburg Rams were their first state baseball title Friday with a 5-0 win over Canton.

Loggers key to revitalization of Natl. Forests, U.S.F.S. Chief says

June 14, 2013

ST. MARYS – In his first time visiting the Allegheny National Forest on Friday, United States Forest Service Chief Timothy L. Tidwell said it served as a reminder of what can be achieved through good forest management, something he has devoted his life's work to doing.

June 13th

JASD approves budget without tax hike

June 13, 2013

JOHNSONBURG – Residents of the Johnsonburg Area School District will not see an increase in real estate taxes.

Hit-and-run driver barred from bars asks court to lift alcohol ban

June 13, 2013

A St. Marys man paroled after serving 90 days in prison for striking a 21-year-old girl while driving drunk has asked a judge to modify conditions of his release that restrict him from imbibing alcohol or setting foot in a bar.

Woman argues 'Double Jeopardy' in custody kidnapping case

June 13, 2013

A Ridgway woman charged with removing her daughter from the father's custody and taking the child some 1,000 miles from home was in Elk County Court Thursday where she called for the charges against her to be dropped, arguing that their prosecution would constitute "double jeopardy" following guilty verdicts on related offenses in Mercer County.

Ridgway girls basketball defeated the Lady Owls but balanced scoring had the Lady Elkers' offense...
Ridgway wrestling defeated Curwensville 45-32 in a dual meet Thursday night at Ridgway Area High...
JOHNSONBURG – Johnsonburg girls basketball lost 45-23 to Bradford Wednesday night at Johnsonburg...