Potter County Newswire

Potter County Newswire

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

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  1. Delores 'Dee' J. Reich, 80, homemaker, past president of Akron...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | The Ephrata Review

    ... and in her early years she was active in Girl Scouts. She enjoyed horse racing, fishing and visiting Potter County and Atlantic City, N.J., and was a NASCAR fan. In addition to her husband, Dee is survived by a daughter: Wanda Jean Reich, wife of ...

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  2. Abram Paul Snader Sr., 82, Ephrata native, Highland Tank worker, enjoyed hunting, NASCARRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 12 | The Ephrata Review

    ... at the Manheim Auto Auction. Paul was an avid hunter in all seasons, both locally and at his favorite area in Potter County. In addition, he enjoyed football, especially rooting for the Steelers, and NASCAR. He is survived by his children: Deborah ...

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  3. Pro-Trump fever in Pa.'s Potter County has cooled since inaugurationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 1 | Post-gazette.com

    COUDERSPORT, Pa. In the days after Donald Trump's improbable victory, dark-red Potter County was buzzed on a cocktail of hope and schadenfreude.

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  4. Wolf Administration outlines biking improvements for 150 miles of Route 6Read the original story

    Mar 20, 2017 | The Kane Republican

    As part of its effort to improve bicycle safety, accessibility, and connectivity along Route 6, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation has completed a report outlining enhancements for the route's 150 miles from the Ohio border to the McKean/Potter county line, as well as Route 6N in Erie County. The report, available at www.penndot.gov in the "Ride A Bike" section of "Travel in PA," outlines improvement strategies as well as specific enhancement suggestions, such as proposed wayfinding signage locations.

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  5. Langerholc Invites Residents to Take Part in Tele-Town Hall on the Heroin, Opioid Crisis March 21Read the original story

    Mar 19, 2017 | GantDaily.com

    ... of medical education at the Williamsport Family Medicine Residency at UPMC Susquehanna Health; Andy Watson, Potter County district attorney; Marie Plumer, director of the Venango County Substance Abuse Office; and Barry Denk, director of the Center ...

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  6. Where can you find the most trophy trout in Pennsylvania?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | PennLive.com

    ... was launched in 2016 on portions of eight streams spread across the state: First Fork of Sinnemahoning Creek, Potter County, 1.67 miles; Laurel Hill Creek, Somerset County, 2.33 miles; Loyalhanna Creek, Westmoreland County, 1.67 miles; Loyalsock ...

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  7. Regional drug treatment court moves forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Times Observer

    ... committed a non-violent and non-sexual offense. Applications for the regional drug court will be overseen by Potter County's Senior Judge John Leete. Potter County's treatment court has recently received accreditation, said Judge Skerda, and his ...

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  8. Potter County Courthouse flooding repairs almost completeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | KSWO

    Potter County officials have confirmed that the flooding began on Sunday, Jan. 8 after a heating, ventilation and air conditioning unit pipe burst on the sixth floor. The County Facility Maintenance Department has been working on the repair since Monday, Jan. 9 and are about a week ahead of schedule.

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  9. Young elk tangled in horse fence freed and collared in Clinton CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | WPMT-TV York

    ... recently freed a young bull elk caught in a horse fence. It happened on Valentines Day. WCO Mark Fair of Potter County received the call. Pennsylvania Game Commission biologists Jeremy Banfield and Brock Catalano and WCO Tom Sabolcik also responded. ...

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  10. Three 700-pound bears taken during one of Pa.'saRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... http://ponews.co/2k8kW69 Lebanon resident Grant Ruhl poses with the 662-pound black bear he shot Nov. 21 in Potter County. Ruhl's bear was one of the largest killed during Pennsylvania's 2016 bear hunting season. HARRISBURG -- Hunters took more than ...

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  11. Organization grants veterans with disabilities opportunity to hunt, fishRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | WPMT-TV York

    ... are not just the only one dealing with it," said Brett Rogers, a veteran who volunteers with LEEK. He moved to Potter County, Pennsylvania to be closer to the program and help out. "You know, war and combat - it's intense, and you come back, and you ...

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  12. Judge Denies Paterno Request for Penn State Consent Decree Document SubpoenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | Statecollege.com

    ... assistant coaches' ability to find similar work. In September, specially-presiding Senior Judge John Leete of Potter County did order the NCAA to produce all communications with its board members, administrators and Penn State officials related to ...

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  13. What's New in Civic Tech: USDS Is Here to Stay, NYC...Read the original story

    Jan 26, 2017 | Government Technology

    ... of 140 city, county and state governments, covering a population of 94 million in places that range from rural Potter County in Pennsylvania to Los Angeles County in California. The initiative, which is no longer listed on WhiteHouse.gov under ...

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  14. Man charged with indecent assault of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Times News

    A former Walker Township man showed a 5-year-old girl pornography and tried to bribe her with lollipops to perform sexual acts, police say. Victor D. Cain, 53, most recently of Coudersport, Potter County, on Tuesday waived his right to a preliminary hearing before District Judge James R. Ferrier of Orwigsburg.

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  15. Accumulating, Wet Snow in High Elevations to East this Monday Night, Rain Closer to I-79Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | WICU12 Erie

    ... Counties of Pennsylvania as well as Cattaraugus County, New York. A Winter Storm Warning is in effect in Potter County until 10 AM Tuesday. Looking ahead, the end of the week will be much colder, with lake-effect snow returning from Thursday through ...

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  16. Conewango Creek helps feed Allegheny the 2017 River of the Year designationRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | Times Observer

    ... County. The winning nomination of the Allegheny included the upper and middle reaches of the river - from Potter County through Venango County. Ramsey has said he has several partners working with him already, including the CCWA, and he hopes to ...

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  17. Potter County Courthouse Repairs BeginRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | MyHighPlains.com

    Potter County Judge Nancy Tanner says the first installments for the restoration project were handed out Friday. They have $300,000 to get started on the project, and $100,000 was given Friday.

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  18. Potter County Courthouse is Back Up and RunningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | MyHighPlains.com

    "Every time you have water damage, you're usually looking at a big cost and a huge potential for loss of records. But we recovered them quickly. Blackmon Mooring was out here within an hour of the phone call," said Nancy Tanner, Potter County Judge.

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  19. Courthouse cleanup continues; workers to freeze recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Amarillo.com

    Workers from the cleaning and restoration service Blackmon Mooring suction water off the floor of the Potter County Courthouse after the flooding. Potter County Judge Nancy Tanner hasn't been given an estimate of how many gallons of water flooded the courthouse on South Fillmore Street Monday morning.

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  20. River of YearRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2017 | Times Observer

    ... interest." "The way we approached it, we included the Upper and Middle Allegheny River, from the source up in Potter County to the confluence with the Clarion River," Ramsey said. He expects to find eager partners in the conservation districts in ...

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