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New York municipalities call for extended fracking moratorium
A drill rig stands on an Alta Resources LLC drill site in Montrose, Pennsylvania.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
The Citizens' Voice
Montrose woman finds owner of WWII keepsakes after searching for years
Inside, Button found letters a World War II soldier, Frederick "Fritz" Ferrone, wrote home to his mother, Ella.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Cabot donates $2.5 million to Lackawanna College; largest ever by the driller
Lackawanna College announced it received the largest private donation in its history on Friday, a gift by an oil and gas company seeking to solidify its place in Northeast Pennsylvania.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Rico Herbert enters surprise guilty plea
A man has entered a surprise guilty plea in eastern Pennsylvania as jury selection was set to begin in his death penalty trial for the killing of an elderly former teacher whose body was found in South Carolina.
School Notes, April 7, 2014
Morgan Walsh won the excellency award for her behavioral psychology project and received a Distinguished Fellowship Award for $500 at the Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Death penalty trial in Stroud man's murder scheduled for Mon. -
Jury selection is scheduled to start Monday for the trial of a man charged with murdering a well-liked retired school teacher from Stroud Township.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Three admit roles in storage materials theft
Three individuals pleaded guilty Friday for their role in stealing more than $94,000 from a Wyoming County business last fall.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Susquehanna County Woman Searches For Soldier's Family
Lauretta Button was living in New Jersey in the 1980's when she bought a storage unit at an auction and inside discovered a treasure, including letters a man named Fred Ferrone, known as 'Fritz,' wrote to his mother during World War II.
A vindication of Philly Mural Arts
Recently in her Philadelphia Inquirer column, Inga Saffron expressed her dismay around the Philadelphia Mural Arts Program's latest target: the piers of the Girard Avenue Bridge in Fairmount Park.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
The Evening Sun
Healthy Kids Running Series comes to Chenango
An exciting, new and healthy opportunity for children in grades pre-k to eighth grade is coming to Chenango County and by all accounts is off on the right foot.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Dealing With Spring Snow
The clean-up continues after our latest blast of wintry weather in spring. And all the snow and ice is being blamed for a number of crashes in our area.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Injunction eased so PA fracking foe can go to hospital, grocery
A judge on Friday loosened an injunction restricting the movements of a Pennsylvania anti-fracking activist to allow her access to her local hospital, grocery and other places declared off-limits because they sat atop land leased for gas extraction.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Teacher gets jail time for stealing nearly $100,000 in union dues
A former Montrose Area teacher embezzled more than $97,000 of union dues while she was treasurer of the school's teachers union in order to provide more for her children than she could actually afford, her attorney said in court Thursday morning.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Erie Times News
Trespassing fracking activist wants ban lifted
A high-profile anti-fracking activist who often gives tours of natural gas drilling sites in northeastern Pennsylvania's Marcellus Shale region asked a judge Monday for relief from an order barring her from stepping foot on more than 300 square miles of land owned or leased by one of the state's leading natural gas drillers.