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June 19th, 2013
ST. MARYS â This year the Elk County Community Foundation awarded a total of 97 scholarships to area graduating high school seniors totaling $117,000.
JOHNSONBURG â 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.
ST. MARYS â 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.
JOHNSONBURG â Travis Long, Engineer of GD&F reported to the Johnsonburg Municipal Authority about the status of the Department of Environmental Protection permits.
KANE â More suspected âbath saltsâ have been found in Kane.
The latest illegal drugs were discovered during a traffic stop in Kane earlier this month.
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.
Ridgway Township residents attended the regular township supervisorâs meeting to address their immediate concerns regarding a zoning ordinance that involves Marcellus Shale well drilling.
ST. MARYS â 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.
UNIVERSITY PARK â The Johnsonburg Rams were their first state baseball title Friday with a 5-0 win over Canton.
ST. MARYS â 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.