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.
A new museum at Potter County’s busiest intersection will offer some special entertainment and a variety of tasty homemade soup on Saturday, Jan. 18, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Just in time for Valentines Day, the Cameron County Chamber of Commerce is teaming up with Alcohol Drug Abuse Services to offer a free stuff a plush children workshop. The free event will take place from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 8 at the artisan center .
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced Monday that all driver license and photo centers, including its full-service center in Harrisburg, will be closed Saturday, Jan. 18, through Monday, Jan. 20, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Here are a few statistics the readers may be interested in concerning our state forests and trails.
All boys and girls ages 9 to 14 from Coudersport, Austin and Northern Potter are invited to participate in the local level competition for the 2020 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship. The local competition will be held on Sunday, Jan. 26, at the Coudersport High School with doors op…
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.
A 54-year-old man faces criminal counts of child pornography and disseminating sexually explicit photos, after police obtained nine files from the defendant’s USB thumb drive, all depicting images, sexual in nature, of underage juveniles, court documents indicate.
COUDERSPORT — A request to accept the resignation of the superintendent and changes to the 2020-21 school calendar were among the agenda items approved at the Coudersport Area School Board meeting on Tuesday.
College classes aren’t all fun and games. But some of them can be. At Slippery Rock University, faculty and students are putting a lot of thought into a role-playing game as a way to help students learn.
As part of a double reorganizational and regular session on Jan. 6, the Sharon Township supervisors filled the vacant supervisor seat, left by Oswayo Valley School Board President Mitch DeLong.
The Shinglehouse Borough Council held both their reorganizational meeting and regular session on Jan. 6, during which Mayor Ed Bell commended Brad Buchholz, chief of police, for an excellent job, Secretary Deb Resig told the Potter Leader-Enterprise.
As part of a presentation made during the Oswayo Valley School Board business session Monday, Jan. 13, the district was deemed, by the Future Ready Index, the top performing district in the Intermediate Unit No. 9.
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.
PITTSBURGH, Jan. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Kennametal (NYSE: KMT) will host its second quarter fiscal year 2020 earnings call on Tuesday, February 4, 2020. The press release and presentation will be available on the Company's website after market close on February 3, 2020.
ORANGEVILLE, Pa., Jan. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Recognized for excellent care in the Bloomsburg-Berwick region, The Gardens at Orangeville - a nursing home offering short-term rehabilitation and long-term care services - recently launched a pulmonary rehabilitation program for people who suffer from lung conditions such as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), chronic bronchitis and lung cancer.
ELIZABETHTOWN, Pa., Jan. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Continental, a leading Pennsylvania-based publisher of supplemental classroom materials, is proud to release enhancements for its Finish Line for ELLs 2.0 interactive eBooks, including integration with the single sign-on Clever platform. The eBooks prepare English language learners in grades 1-12 for English language proficiency assessments, specifically the ACCESS for ELLs® 2.0 developed by the WIDA Consortium.
Outspoken Pennsylvania lawmaker Daryl Metcalfe opened a new chapter in his ongoing efforts to keep Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf from joining a regional climate pact.
BERWYN, Pa., Jan. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Hardinge Inc., the leading international provider of advanced metal-cutting manufacturing tool solutions and accessories, today announced the introduction of the VOUMARD® 1000 Universal CNC Internal grinding (IG) machine. The new VOUMARD 1000 offers a high-performance, economical grinder for the widest range of universal internal grinding requirements to obtain fine surface finishes and tight tolerances. Designed and manufactured with Hardinge's high quality and focus on innovation, the all new VOUMARD 1000 is a new standard in ID grinding, providing customers with the ultimate combination of precision, performance in an affordable machine designed to optimize production costs when manufacturing high-precision parts for industries ranging from aerospace to medical.
A 54-year-old man faces criminal counts of child pornography and disseminating sexually explicit photos, after police obtained nine files from the defendant’s USB thumb drive, all depicting im…
Colonel Robert Evanchick, commissioner of the Pennsylvania State Police, announced today that Public Information Release Reports (PIRRs) issued by stations that comprise the department’s 16 tr…
Can you believe we’re already into another calendar year already? I can hardly believe 2019 flew by before we knew it. So here are some things outdoorsmen and women should start doing now that the new year is here.
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…
COUDERSPORT — The Coudersport wrestling team held its annual duals match on Saturday, Jan. 4. Coudersport, Oswayo Valley, Lewisburg, Redbank Valley, Ridgway and Sheffield competed.
Bears, deer and turkey...oh my! Hunting in Pennsylvania, especially in Potter and surrounding counties, has been a time-honored tradition for decades. Despite the activity being on decline, ev…
RIDGWAY — For most of the game’s opening 22 minutes, the Ridgway Elkers were able to play their style of basketball: a methodical offensive attack, a stingy perimeter defense and a stranglehol…
Each year, the C&N Wealth Management team honors several local non-profit organizations with holiday donations. In 2019, six organizations were presented with a total of $2,500 to help them continue providing valuable services to our community. The recipients of those donations include:
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. Childhelp.org, 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.