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Archive - Mar 2013 - News Article

March 25th

Nursing students assist in South American health campaign

March 25, 2013

In the capital city of Managua, Nicaragua, area students are participants in a doctor's efforts to bridge the divide between the local population and basic health care services.

District makes headway in trail project

March 25, 2013

The Elk County Conservation District is one step closer in its plans to improve the West Creek Wetland Trail located in St. Marys.

March 24th

Inner workings of injection wells topic at Gas Task Force meeting

March 24, 2013

RIDGWAY - Questions surrounding the potential of adverse environmental impact of injection wells used in the disposal of wastewater produced in the natural gas drilling process were addressed in a presentation from Karen Johnson, chief of the United States Environmental Protection Agency's Underground Injection Control Program's Ground Water and Enforcement Branch at a recent meeting of the Elk County Gas Task Force.

Seniors chosen for new educational job-training program

March 24, 2013

Quala-Die Inc. has partnered with St. Marys Area High School in offering a new job-training program for co-op students, primarily for those in the school's metal working program.

March 22nd

Dance company hosting showcase on Sunday

March 23, 2013

The 18 members of the Dynamic Dance Competition Company (DDCC) recently completed their season, during which they succeeded in bringing home some of the highest placements in the history of April School of Dance. With their array of top-place trophies and judges' praises and the emotional journey of the team's senior dancers, this season proved to be a memorable one.

Water Authority project scrutinized by Jay Twp. Supervisors

March 23, 2013

JAY TWP. - The Jay Township Water Authority is appealing to the Jay Twp. Board of Supervisors to consider backing loans for nearly a half-million dollars in improvements to the township's water treatment plant.

March 21st

PGC updates Jay Twp. on elk removal efforts

March 21, 2013

Thursday's meeting of the Jay Township Board of Supervisors included an update from a Pennsylvania Game Commission Officer on the agency's initiative to trap and remove elk from Weedville, viewed by some as a problem animal in the area.

Council members encourage discretion in specific parking enforcement

March 21, 2013

The St. Marys City Council personnel committee, consisting of council members Dan Hepner, Ned Jacob and Greg Gebauer, along with City Manager Dave Greene, all met with a state representative in exploring grant opportunities to fund the city's personnel policy updates project.

Cyclone man charged in shooting of friend

March 21, 2013

MCKEAN CO. - Assault and endangerment charges have been filed against a Cyclone man after he allegedly shot a friend while mishandling a gun inside his apartment.

March 20th

Council considers making roadway two-way street

March 20, 2013

A portion of Ceramic Street located inside the Stackpole Complex may soon become a two-way street pending approval of an ordinance voted on unanimously by members of St. Marys City Council Monday evening.

The Elk County Catholic Crusader football team is making sure their fans get to see a little bit of...
The St. Marys Area Flying Dutch football team lost a 41-0 contest to the Clarion Bobcats Friday...
St. Marys had little trouble dropping Johnsonburg Thursday night as the Lady Dutch volleyball team'...
On March 14, 2012, Governor Tom Corbett signed into law a contentious piece of legislation...