Prospective employees are invited to attend and apply at a job fair that the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation District 2 is hosting soon in Coudersport. During the job fair, applicants can learn about job opportunities that PennDOT offers. PennDOT staff will be on hand to help with …

Daniel Eskesen, principal of the Austin Area School, has announced that the following students, grades 4 through 12, have been named to the distinguished honor roll for the second nine weeks marking period. Students named to the distinguished honor roll have maintained an average of 93 or ab…

Peter and Piper are bonded ginger brothers that would love to find their forever home and spend the rest of their lives together. They are both lovable and sweet, have been neutered and have their rabies shots. Anybody interested in meeting these boys, please call Lucinda at 814-367-8595

As the number of Lyme disease cases in the state and across the nation continues to rise, officials from the departments of Health and Education announced a new initiative to help educate students on the prevalence of ticks and the types of diseases they carry.

Rep. Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford/Potter) announced that fire and ambulance companies located in the 68th Legislative District will collectively receive more than $375,000 in state grants, thanks to the state’s Fire Company and Emergency Medical Service Grant Program.

Several Potter County residents brought home prizes at the 104th Pennsylvania Farm Show, which ran Jan. 4 to 11 at the Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg.

A strategy to address two of the most serious challenges facing Potter County in the new decade will be unveiled at the next public meeting of the Board of Commissioners, slated for 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 16, at the Gunzburger Building.

Step Outdoors Winter Outings in Tioga and Potter counties include a winter hiking adventure at Lyman Run State Park near Galeton; outdoor activities at the Pennsylvania Lumber Museum’s lumber camp; and the Kayak Club Open House at Mansfield University.

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RADNOR, Pa., Jan. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Avantor, Inc. (NYSE: AVTR), a leading global provider of mission critical products and services to customers in the life science and advanced technologies & applied materials industries, announced today that it will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2019 on Friday, February 7 and will hold a conference call to discuss the results at 8:30 am EST.

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ALLENTOWN, Pa., Jan. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL) has scheduled the company's 2020 annual meeting of shareowners for Wednesday, May 13, 2020. The meeting will be held at the PPL Center, 701 Hamilton St., Allentown. It will begin at 9 a.m. Eastern time.

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SCRANTON, Pa., Jan. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Peoples Financial Services Corp. ("Peoples") (NASDAQ: PFIS), the bank holding company for Peoples Security Bank and Trust Company, today reported unaudited financial results at and for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2019. Peoples reported net income of $6.8 million, or $0.92 per share for the three months ended December 31, 2019, a 7.0% increase when compared to $6.4 million, or $0.86 per share for the comparable period of 2018. The increase in earnings for the three months ended December 31, 2019 was the product of higher net interest income of $0.7 million due to growth of $137.7 million in our average earning assets from the year ago period and higher noninterest income of $0.7 million when comparing the three months ended December 31, 2019 to the same period in 2018, partially offset by higher noninterest expense of $0.6 million and an increase of $0.3 million in the provision for loan losses in the 2019 period.

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A 32-year-old man was charged on Jan. 15 after sexually touching two juveniles, engaging in sexual intercourse in their presence, furnishing alcohol to the juveniles and coercing them to engage sexually with each other, court documents indicate.

Northern Potter’s men came out like a house afire to start the game against the visiting Cameron County Red Raiders On Thursday, Jan. 16 evening, but the visitors fired up themselves by Dino Brown’s 16 third-quarter points charged back to come from a 16-12 first-quarter deficit, to take a 77…

It was hardly a battle of the titans, but Northern Potter’s Becka Martin, in only her third contest since returning from a stress fracture, scored a game-high 13 points, to help the Panthers d…

Almost immediately after birth a child begins to imitate their parents. They mimic mannerisms and behaviors such as smiling when their parents smile, make similar noises and, when they are old enough to talk, they repeat what parents say.

Vaping controversy has been front and center lately, with the recent news that the CEO of Juul, Kevin Burns, had resigned in September, as an increasing number of deaths related to vaping and threats of federal regulation are presenting a massive challenge for the e-cigarette company.

Whether it’s by car, train or plane, it can sometimes be tough to get a good night’s sleep when traveling. You’re away from the comfort of your own bed, and you could be traveling with people who cry, sneeze, talk loudly or watch a movie without headphones. But you can still sleep well while traveling. Learn how traveling across time zones impacts your sleep, what causes jet lag, and how you can feel rested the next time you travel across the country.

The American Society for the Positive Care of Children estimates that child abuse reports involve 7.5 million children, and child abuse crosses all socioeconomic and educational levels, religions, ethnic and cultural groups. The National Children’s Alliance has reported that nearly 700,000 children are abused in the U.S annually., a nonprofit organization dedicated to the prevention and treatment of child abuse, found that a report of child abuse is made every 10 seconds.

It is healthy for the bodies to take probiotics. They cleanse the body and the gut system. The “good bacteria” helps keep the gut healthy. Instead of buying expensive probiotic products, nature offers some organic choices for you that you can use daily for a better gut health. The name itself is derived from the Latin 'pro-' 'for' and the Greek '-biotic' 'life. The discovery of the probiotics came in the early 20th century and was found in Bulgaria where the bacteria Bacillus Bulgarikus was found in milk.


Generally speaking, I’m not a fan of winter. It’s cold, I hate the snow and I miss daylight. But one thing I do like is the couple of weeks leading up to and following Christmas — I love seeing houses and trees decorated with lights.


The Raymond Richar VFW Post 6611 Auxiliary would like to thank all those businesses and individuals who donated items for our Silent Auction which took place on October 19, 2019. Because of your generosity, we were able to raise much needed money for our veterans at Bath VA hospital, New York.