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September 19th

Setting up the German House

September 19, 2013

Members of the St. Marys Heritage Preservation Group have setup a German House in an empty storefront on Railroad Street. The display is part of many activities taking place this weekend throughout St. Marys as part of the Bavarian Fall Festival.

September 18th

Council sets special meeting to review stormwater draft ordinance

September 18, 2013

St. Marys City Council will gather during a special public meeting on Thursday, Sept. 26 at 7 p.m. to review a draft ordinance of the Elk County Stormwater Plan, which is part of the state's Act 167.

Driver in Route 66 crash died of natural causes

September 18, 2013

JAMES CITY -- The driver of a vehicle that crashed Wednesday on Route 66 near James City died of natural causes.

September 17th

Repairs ordered for clock tower

September 17, 2013

Elk County commissioners on Tuesday voted to approve emergency repair work to the tower portion of the Elk County Courthouse.

Marching bands preparing for upcoming Sounds of Autumn

September 17, 2013

This weekend the Elk County Catholic and St. Marys Area High School marching bands are hosting their annual Sounds of Autumn band competition on Saturday at SMAHS Dutch Country Stadium.

Body parts found in Mahoning Creek

September 17, 2013

PUNXSUTAWNEY — A Punxsutawney man has been arrested in connection with the death of the man whose body parts were found in Mahoning Creek in the village of Hamilton in Perry Township on Sunday afternoon.

September 16th

Council debates potential per unit water charge

September 16, 2013

In a 4-3 vote members of St. Marys City Council narrowly approved a motion to have the city solicitor research information on how the city ordinance could be changed to allow for the city to collect base water rates of $19.50/month from each unit in multi-unit buildings.

Governor Corbett unveils Healthy Pennsylvania plan

September 16, 2013

HARRISBURG – Governor Tom Corbett was joined Monday in Harrisburg by healthcare professionals and advocates as he unveiled his Healthy Pennsylvania plan to increase access to quality, affordable healthcare options for all Pennsylvanians.

September 15th

Elk County Farm Bureau adopts policies on issues

September 15, 2013

Policy resolutions on issues important to agriculture and rural living were adopted at the Elk County Farm Bureau annual meeting, held Sept. 14 at Gunner’s Restaurant in St. Marys.
Policy recommendations on state or national issues will be submitted to the Pennsylvania Farm Bureau (PFB) for statewide consideration.
The membership also heard an update on the organization’s activities for the year from its President, Roger Auman, St. Marys.

Gabler honors softball state champions

September 15, 2013

State Representative Matt Gabler (R-Clearfield/Elk) honored members of the 2013 St. Marys Little League softball senior all star team on Sunday evening at the Sacred Heart Activity Center in recognition of the state title that the team won earlier this summer.
St. Marys had defeated Plains in a 4-3 come from behind victory at Ber-Vaughn Park in Berwick on Monday, July 22.

The Elk County Catholic Crusader soccer team defeated the St. Marys Area Flying Dutchmen 1-0 on...
Being down 2-0 early in Tuesday afternoon's game did little to phase the St. Marys Area Lady Dutch...
The St. Marys Area Lady Dutch volleyball squad won their third straight match last night as they...
On March 14, 2012, Governor Tom Corbett signed into law a contentious piece of legislation...