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November 3rd

Rep. Thompson addresses issues in Kane visit

November 3, 2013

Frustration.
This sums up what’s going through the mind of U.S. Rep. Glenn “GT” Thompson as he deals with many of the Obama Administration policies and programs.
The congressman from Centre County discussed various federal issues during a recent visit to the Kane Republican office. His remarks indicate a high level of exasperation with the president.
For starters, Thompson believes the administration has the “wrong priorities” for managing the Allegheny National Forest (ANF).

November 1st

Dutch end regular season with 54-24 win over Bellefonte

November 2, 2013

The St. Marys Area Flying Dutch football team closed out their regular season Friday night with a 54-24 victory over the Bellefonte Raiders at Bellefonte.
The Dutchmen finished their regular season with a 6-4 record.

Police chief graduates FBI training program

November 1, 2013

St. Marys City Police Chief Todd Caltagarone recently graduated from the prestigious FBI National Academy in Quantico, Va.
Known for its academic excellence, the program offers 10 weeks of professional courses of study in advanced investigative, management and fitness training for selected officers having proven records as professionals within their agencies.
Caltagarone completed the program on Sept. 20, 2013 as part of its 254th session. FBI Director James Comey was the principal speaker at the ceremony.

Bail change is made for driver in 6-fatality crash

November 1, 2013

KANE – A change was made Friday in the bail for Kathleen S. Douglas-- a Kane woman facing manslaughter charges in a horrific Aug. 31 traffic accident that killed six.
Kane District Court Judge Dave Engman said Friday that the bail for Douglas will remain at $750,000. However, the "bail type" is now listed as "unsecured" rather than "monetary."

October 31st

Lady Crusader volleyball advances to 9-A semifinals

November 1, 2013

The Elk County Catholic Lady Crusaders advanced to the District 9 Class A final four by defeating the Keystone Lady Panthers 3-1 last night in a quarterfinal match.
Elk Catholic will meet the Oswayo Valley Green Wave in the semifinals. Oswayo Valley needed five sets to get by Port Allegany last night 25-17, 25-21, 20-25, 13-25 and 17-15.
The other semifinal match Saturday at St. Marys Area will see Clarion taking on North Clarion. Clarion ousted AC Valley while North Clarion eliminated Union.

St. Marys Area's Sarah Casey will meet Punxsutawney's Amber Ward this afternoon at 2 p.m. at...
The Elk County Catholic Crusader golf team placed second at the District 9 golf championship held...
The St. Marys Area Lady Dutch soccer team used a strong first half of play on their way to a 7-0...
On March 14, 2012, Governor Tom Corbett signed into law a contentious piece of legislation...