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.

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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 .

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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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.

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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.

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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.

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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…

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…

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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…

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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…

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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.