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October 22nd, 2012

Area youth compete in 4-H show

October 23, 2012

On Aug. 19, 2012, members of the Stride for Stride 4-H Club competed at this year's District VIII 4-H Horse Show held in Potter County. Four members qualified to compete at the State 4-H Championships held at the Farm Show Building in Harrisburg at the end of October. From left to right, Michaela Blauser is showing her horse "Indigo" in Keyhole Horses, Sr., Ellie Flynn is showing her horse "I Gotta Lope" in Open Trail, Jr., William Thompson is showing his horse "PS Red White n Clue" in Western Grooming and Showmanship, Jr.

Pheasants Forever mentored youth hunt

October 23, 2012

Chilly wet weather greeted the early risers waited to start the local Pheasants Forever Chapter 630 Eleventh Annual Youth Mentored Pheasant Hunt held on Saturday.

October 21st

Notary service opens for business

October 22, 2012

Russell's Notary Services, located at 321 Allenhurst Ave., Ridgway, held a ribbon-cutting ceremony Friday afternoon for its office.

October 19th

Think Pink

October 20, 2012

Students from Francis S. Grandinetti Elementary School in Ridgway celebrated the countywide Pink Day on Friday.

October 18th

Two Elk County bridges on Route 949 set to open fully on Friday

October 19, 2012

With deck replacement work complete, PennDOT plans to fully open two Elk County bridges on Friday, Oct. 19. Making the repairs will keep the bridges in service for years to come. Both bridges are located on Route 949 near Portland Mills. The bridges are about 500 feet apart, with one spanning Toby Creek and one spanning the railroad. Traffic has been controlled at the bridges by temporary signals. Once both lanes are opened on the bridges, PennDOT will turn the signals off and remove them.

October 17th

Turkey Trot will feature marathon

October 18, 2012

This year's 4th Annual Turkey Trot will feature an inaugural marathon and half-marathon in addition to the traditional 5K walk and 5K run on Sunday, Nov. 4.

Johnsonburg man in court for alleged marijuana growing operation

October 18, 2012

JOHNSONBURG – A Johnsonburg man is in court after authorities reportedly uncover over 30 live marijuana plants.

October 16th

Commissioners eye cost-saving venture

October 17, 2012

The Elk County commissioners will see savings from nine-county 911 phone system.

Supervisors looking at fees

October 17, 2012

The Ridgway Township Board of Supervisors discussed the adoption of an ordinance to replace the occupation privilege tax.

October 15th

Fire chief reports on tanker wreck

October 16, 2012

Ridgway Fire Department Chief John Wygant attended Monday night's Ridgway Borough Council meeting to report on a tractor trailer accident that tied up traffic on Boot Jack Road in Ridgway for about seven hours.

Elk County Catholic is wasting little time in advancing through the District 9 volleyball playoffs...
Elk County Catholic volleyball moved to 15-0 overall and moved forward to the District 9 Class A...
The Ridgway Lady Elkers (No. 16 seed at 6-10 in the regular season) had little trouble Monday night...