Clint A. Fenton, 33, of Smethport, died after being hit by a motor vehicle as he lay in the road July 30. According to state police at Lewis Run, Fenton was lying in the middle of the eastbound lane Route 46, Keating Township at around 1:30 a.m. when he was struck by an unnamed motorist, who…

July 2020 could be classified as a beautiful summer month. It was somewhat on the dry side. There were no day-long rain events and, as is the case for most summer months, we received rainfall thanks to brief, hard thunder showers. Even with sunny and warm afternoons we had days that were les…

The Penn State Extension Master Gardener Program in Potter County is now accepting applications for the 2020 Master Gardener Basic Class. If you have an interest in gardening and want to be part of a great group that is involved in the community and helping others, this program might be a gr…

SHINGLEHOUSE — Makenzie Good considers herself a really close friend of Austin Lancenese, a 17-year-old Galeton resident who died by suicide in June. After hearing of his death, she wanted to organize a walk that visits all of Austin’s favorite places in Shinglehouse to help raise money and …

AVFD 300 Club winners announced during live drawing

Jessica Lynne Kenley, 39, of Coudersport, was charged with terroristic threats, resisting arrest or other law enforcement, harassment, criminal trespass, and disorderly conduct following a reported disturbance on Dwight Road in Hebron Township on July 29. Kenley allegedly shouted and threate…

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Katie Taylor, a prevention specialist at the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Services in Coudersport, was awarded the 2020 Early Career Preventionist Award. The Commonwealth Prevention Alliance, a private non-profit whose mission is to support prevention professionals in Pennsylvania in eliminating s…

Army Staff Sergeant Tammy Gee-Unser and Army Specialist Serena Unser, the only mother/daughter members of the Galeton VFW #6611, walked a 10-mile loop around Galeton on Wednesday, July 22. The pair marched to draw attention to the issue of sexual violence against women in the military.

Oswayo Valley (OV) Senior Center from Shinglehouse set up a county fair day for the community to enjoy. There was original fair food, games, fair queens, baked goods and raffles on Lyons Street.

If anyone is looking for a fun and free activities for a family night out, look no further than the Coudersport arboretum. The arboretum will host a different band from 6-8 p.m. on some Wednesdays during August. The schedule is as follows:

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GETTYSBURG, Pa., Aug. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- On August 13 at 1:00 pm EDT, OPEN MINDS will host the executive web forum, Planning For Revenue Expansion By Expanding Your Service Area - From Market Analysis To Launch, for executives of health and human service organizations. Led by OPEN MINDS Senior Associate Paul M. Duck, the forum will take a deeper dive into best practices employed by organizations that have expanded their geographic reach for a positive impact on their consumers, communities, and margins.

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SALTSBURG, Pa., Aug. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kiski School, one of the nation's premier all-boys boarding schools, confirmed today that it would open this fall for full on-campus instruction. The Saltsburg-based campus offers an ideal option for families who are seeking an in-person educational experience.

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UNIONTOWN, Pa., Aug. 11, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Chestnut Ridge Counseling Services, (CRCSI) one of the larger providers of mental health services in Western Pennsylvania, is ready to help your child go back to school with less anxiety during the Covid-19 crisis. Children of all ages are seen at CRCSI by our therapists and/or Child and Adolescent psychiatrists either via tele-therapy or in person. New Directions school (a program at CRCSI) is an option for children suffering with moderate to severe mental health issues. It is the only licensed Private Academic School and Partial Hospitalization mental health treatment program in Fayette County, PA. For more information on New Directions please visit https://www.crcsi.org/services/children/new-directions/ or call 724-434-1014 and ask for Michelle DeMoss, Program Manager.

Clint A. Fenton, 33, of Smethport, died after being hit by a motor vehicle as he lay in the road July 30. According to state police at Lewis Run, Fenton was lying in the middle of the eastbound lane Route 46, Keating Township at around 1:30 a.m. when he was struck by an unnamed motorist, who…

Jessica Lynne Kenley, 39, of Coudersport, was charged with terroristic threats, resisting arrest or other law enforcement, harassment, criminal trespass, and disorderly conduct following a rep…

Tonya Lea Green, 37, of Galeton was charged with endangering the welfare of children following suspicious activity on West Main Street in Galeton on July 22. Police found a two-year-old child …

Like most kids of the ‘60s, most of my time during the year was spent outdoors enjoying hours of unsupervised play, using my imaginations and getting plenty of exercise and sun. Sometimes, I was in packs like neighborhood kids do, and other times by myself depending on what the day’s plans were.

UPMC, a health care organization that includes UPMC Health Plan, the largest health insurer in western Pennsylvania, implemented a new technology in partnership with RxRevu to enable its physicians to help patients lower prescription drug costs based upon their insurance coverage.

Representatives from the Apprise program of Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna/Tioga Area Agency on Aging, Inc. remain available by phone to counsel individuals regarding Medicare, Medicaid, Advantage Plans, Medigap/Supplement, prescription plans and the Pennsylvania PACE program.

Thinking about taking some personal time off this summer? It might look and feel a bit different this year in the midst of the novel coronavirus pandemic. But that doesn’t mean that plans to unwind, de-stress and detach from work-related responsibilities have to be canceled altogether. Learn ways to decompress and avoid stress while taking PTO.