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September 16th, 2013

Council votes to hire new borough manager

September 17, 2013

Following an executive session late Monday night, members of the Ridgway Borough Council voted 4-3 to hire Kim Zimmerman as the new borough manager, taking over for Marty Schuller who retired.

Ridgway borough hoping for Penn Works grant

September 17, 2013

At a borough council meeting Monday evening, Environmental Manager Paul McCurdy spoke of the possibility of a waterline replacement grant which could net up to $2.1 million. The grant application has been submitted to the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development [DCED].

September 15th

Elk County Farm Bureau adopts policies on issues

September 16, 2013

ST. MARYS – Policy resolutions on issues important to agriculture and rural living were adopted at the Elk County Farm Bureau annual meeting, held Sept. 14 at Gunner’s Restaurant in St. Marys.

September 13th

Metaldyne eclipses 600 safety days

September 13, 2013

Representatives from the offices of state senator Joe Scarnati (R-Jefferson) and state representative Matt Gabler (R-Clearfield/Elk) were on hand Friday to pay tribute to Metaldyne employees for reaching 600 consecutive safety days at the facility atop Boot Jack Hill in Ridgway.

Kersey man drawn for bull elk tag

September 13, 2013

Friday the 13th may traditionally be regarded as unlucky, but 13 proved to be the lucky number for one Kersey man on Friday morning.

Charges filed against 4 for Mt. Jewett 'meth lab'

September 13, 2013

KANE – Charges have been filed against four suspects linked with the operation of an alleged "meth lab" at 41 Anderson St., Mt. Jewett.

September 12th

Johnsonburg school district receives grant

September 13, 2013

JOHNSONBURG – Johnsonburg Area School District superintendent Dennis Crotzer announced that the district has received a Small Rural School Achievement Award totaling $27,975 during a Thursday night school board meeting.

September 11th

Footlighters to perform "Wait Until Dark"

September 12, 2013

The Footlighters will be performing "Wait Until Dark," a play by Frederick Knott on Sept. 19-21. The production will be a dinner theatre with doors opening at 5 p.m., dinner at 6:30 p.m. and the play to start at 7 p.m.

DEP green-lights water plan

September 12, 2013

BROCKPORT – The Horton Township Supervisors on Wednesday discussed upcoming Marcellus Shale activity within the township.

September 10th

School board readies for upcoming changes

September 11, 2013

At their regular meeting Tuesday evening, Ridgway Area School District Superintendent Dr. Michael O'Brien reported on new standards for Pennsylvania's Educator Effectiveness Project in which the district has participated in since the 2012-2013 school year.

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