Elk County Newswire

Elk County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Elk County, PA.

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  1. Committee to meet WednesdayRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Daily Press

    Members of the committee charged with organizing the "Elk County War Memorial Rededication and Time Capsule Opening Ceremony" are scheduled to meet Wednesday, Sept. 2 at 10:30 a.m. in Conference Room No.

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  2. Commissioners meeting today in RidgwayRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | The Daily Press

    The Elk County Board of Commissioners are scheduled to meet Tuesday morning at 10 a.m. in Conference Room No. 2 of the Elk County Courthouse Annex located along Center Street in Ridgway.

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  3. St. Marys farm finds success with organic beefRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Daily Press

    Raising 100 percent grass-fed organic beef has proved to be a successful venture at Sugar Hill Farm in St. Marys. Farm owner Cathy Pomanti and Manager Andy Sorg were recently on hand to explain the operation of the farm during the 2015 Annual Elk County Farm Bureau Legislative Farm Tour.

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  4. Conservation district unsure about move to St. MarysRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Daily Press

    Although they have been invited to potentially share office space in a planned new community recycling center in St. Marys, the Elk County Conservation District is still unsure about the possibility of making the move. The district has been invited by the Elk County Solid Waste Authority to share office space in St. Marys if the authority is able to build a new community recycling center in St. Marys, which is expected to cost over a million dollars.

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  5. Commissioners to meet TuesdayRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Ridgway Record

    The Elk County Board of Commissioners are scheduled to meet Tuesday morning at 10 a.m. in Conference Room No. 2 of the Elk County Courthouse Annex located along Center Street in Ridgway.

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  6. Photo of the Week - Bridge construction continuesRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Ridgway Record

    ... It carries an average of almost 700 vehicles daily. Replacing the bridge will allow PennDOT to remove it from Elk County's structurally deficient list. The current single-span, steel girder bridge is being replaced with a new single-span concrete ...

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  7. Photo: A wild elk photographed in his namesake countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | TreeHugger

    James Feuerstein encountered this elk in Elk County, Pennsylvania. Although the county was named for these animals, our photographer writes they were once completely hunted out of the state.

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  8. In Their HonorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Times Observer

    ... life of the CCC. One, Bull Hill approximately 4.5 miles west of Sheffield, was located in Warren County, three in Elk County and five each in McKean and Forest counties. Ed Atwood with the Snowmobile Club said that people have come and expressed ...

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  9. Recovery By The Crick' encouraging self healing ... with some supportRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Times Observer

    ... health services and community programs," Sharp said. Inspiration for the local event cam from a similar fair in Elk County, "Recovery in the Stix." This past spring, some of Beacon Light's peer support staff and consumers attended Recovery in the ...

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  10. Woman Bites Off Part Another Lady's EarRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Bradford Today

    A Kane woman has been accused of biting off another woman's ear during a fight in Elk County.

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  11. Outdoors: Elk license drawing creates a scene, big moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Evening Sun

    A random drawing to assign 116 elk licenses was held Sunday at the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors Elk Expo at the Elk County Visitor Center in the village of Benezette. The Pennsylvania Game Commission estimated the crowd at "tens of thousands."

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  12. Elk license raffle, auction, sales raise almost $500,000 for elk in PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | PennLive.com

    The 2015 raffle of an elk hunting license package at the Pennsylvania Great Outdoors Elk Expo last weekend raised $157,150 for the Keystone Elk Country Alliance. The alliance operates the Keystone Elk Country Visitors Center on Winslow Hill at Benezette, Elk County, in the heart of the Pennsylvania elk range.

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  13. In brief: Police investigate shots fired on East Fifth StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Erie Times News

    ... SAINT MARYS -- A 27-year-old man was flown to Altoona Trauma Center for treatment after a motorcycle crash in Elk County on Monday. Joseph M. Obringer, of Morrisdale, was driving north on Route 2004 just before 4 p.m. when his motorcycle ...

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  14. MoreRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | WDSN-FM Du Bois

    Several Elk County Residents were injured in an accident on route 219. State Police reported that a deer approached the northbound lane from the west side of Route 219.

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  15. Waste Management Pulls Plug on Appeal of DEP's Approval of County Solid Waste PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | GantDaily.com

    ... was completed the commissioners approved that all county waste be taken to either Veolia Greentree landfill in Elk County, now owned by Advanced Waste Disposal, or the Wayne Township landfill in Clinton County. So far as the "innovative approach," ...

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  16. Effective in Potter County, Pa Until 8/11/2015 2:30 Am EstRead the original story

    Monday Aug 10 | WENY

    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE PA HAS ISSUED A * SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR... ELK COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA... SOUTHEASTERN WARREN COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA... CAMERON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA... MCKEAN COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA... WESTERN POTTER COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA... * UNTIL 230 AM EDT * AT 1124 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED HEAVY RAIN ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE NORTHWEST MOUNTAINS AND NORTH CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA.

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  17. Upcoming events and activitiesRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 9 | The Daily Press

    The following meetings and events are taking place this week: Monday, Aug. 10 - St. Marys Area School District Board of Directors meeting at 7 p.m. in the SMAHS library Tuesday, Aug. 11 - Opening ceremony at the Elk County Fair, 6 p.m. with the fair royalty competition starting at 7 p.m. and fireworks at dusk.

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  18. Outdoors of Pennsylvania in the spotlight throughout AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 | PennLive.com

    ... Aug. 15, and 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 16, at the Elk Country Visitors Center on Winslow Hill at Benezette in Elk County. The Pennsylvania Game Commission's computer-generated drawing of elk hunting license recipients for 2015 will be held at 1 ...

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  19. Timber rattlesnake protection and precautions to minimize serious encountersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... per year. Reports of venomous snakebites in Pennsylvania are rare. But, they do occur. A man camping in Elk County was bitten close to midnight while reaching for some firewood on July 18th. Unfortunately, the 39-year-old died while in a medical ...

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  20. Woman Charged with Illegal Painkillers PossessionRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2015 | Bradford Today

    A Kane woman has been charged with bringing prescription painkillers to Elk County from Philadelphia. 30 year-old Stephanie Hipp was arrested Monday night after a traffic stop in Johnsonburg.

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