The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced that preliminary work to replace a bridge on Route 44 in Hebron Township, Potter County, is scheduled to start Wednesday, July 1. The bridge spans Steer Run approximately four miles north of Coudersport near the intersection of Route 40…

Young Explosives, on behalf of Austin Pride Committee, will be launching its annual fireworks on Saturday, July 4 at approximately 10 p.m. from a location that overlooks the town.

The Austin Area School Board of Directors unanimously approved the 2020-21 general fund budget for the district in the amount of $4,410,098, which represents 48.8 mils in real estate taxes, no increase in Act 511 taxes, earned income tax .5%, per capita $5 per person and real estate transfer…

Ganelle Lynne Jones, 30, of Tioga, was charged with simple assault and harassment following a reported assault that occurred in Coudersport on June 22. When police arrived at the scene the accuser told police that a verbal argument occurred and Jones then struck the accuser. Police observed …

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Our Summer Reading Program is going virtual. Imagine your story and explore everything we have to offer during the Ulysses Library’s Summer Reading Program. Fun and educational virtual events …

Nine Galeton High School students have been awarded scholarships from the William and L.R. Gale Community Foundation a/k/a Galeton Foundation. The 2020 scholarships totaled $99,000.00 with eac…

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A war of words has raged over the past several weeks between Republican legislators and the Democratic Wolf administration over the latter’s policy regarding nursing homes’ admission of patients who had been hospitalized with COVID-19.

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PHILADELPHIA, July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Sven Voth, CEO of SNIPES, announced Jim Bojko as President of SNIPES USA. In this role, Bojko is responsible for leading the US operations of the international sneaker and streetwear retailer as it continues to expand the brand across the United States.

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PHILADELPHIA, July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Berger Montague continues to investigate potential securities fraud claims against United States Oil Fund L.P. ("US Oil" or the "Company") on behalf of investors who purchased US Oil shares (NYSEARCA: USO) between March 19, 2020 and April 28, 2020 (the "Class Period"). In a recent development, US Oil was permitted by the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") to issue new shares. The Company stated in April that it had issued all existing shares as a result of plunging oil prices that caused investor interested to spike.

Ganelle Lynne Jones, 30, of Tioga, was charged with simple assault and harassment following a reported assault that occurred in Coudersport on June 22. When police arrived at the scene the acc…

Northwest Savings Bank, Erie, and Bank of America, Florida, were the victims of theft after two unknown individuals gained access to two bank accounts through Pay-Pal between June 12 and June …

Summer is back, and while the COVID-19 pandemic has prompted the cancellation of festivals, concerts and other large gatherings, people who enjoy being among nature are enjoying the outdoors. Given social distancing and other public health safety measures that are still in place across much of the country —particularly large, urban areas — hiking, camping and fishing can be great ways to pass the time and still be safe.

The question of how much liquid to consume daily basis has no simple answer. Several studies have shown differing recommendations. However, specific fluid needs depend on several factors, which include overall health, location and even level of activeness. There isn’t a one-size-fits-all approach, but knowing more about the body’s need for liquids can help in estimating how much ought to be sipped up.

Independence Day is around the corner. Families are likely prepping to watch or set off fireworks and sparklers. However, the Fourth of July celebration might turn a fun-filled day into a painful memory if caution isn’t properly exercised. Even the most innocent-looking fire displays can lead to injuries or an actual fire. Consider these safety tips to enjoy the holiday without going to the emergency room.

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Highlights of this day in history: William Jennings Bryan gives his 'Cross of Gold' speech; Britain's Princess Elizabeth engaged; Boxer Mike Tyson punished for biting Evander Holyfield's ear; Actor Tom Hanks born; Actor Rod Steiger dies. (July 9)

My wife and I experienced some vicarious living when our son Gideon (finishing up his junior year of high school) attended the senior prom.

Here’s one good thing about the COVID-19 pandemic: Bike sales are booming. I hope that means kids will begin riding in big numbers again.

”Every record has been destroyed or falsified, every book rewritten, every picture has been repainted, every statue and street building has been renamed, every date has been altered. And the process is continuing day by day and minute by minute. History has stopped. Nothing exists except an …