The Daily Press The Daily Press | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2014-09-16T22:12:26-04:00 woman is sentenced to prison for 6-fatality crash2014-09-16T22:12:26-04:002014-09-16T22:12:26-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressSpeaking Tuesday morning prior to her sentencing in McKean County Court in Smethport, Kathy Douglas, 37, of Kane said “I take responsibility for my actions” in the crash that killed her 12-year-old daughter, Olivia, her 6-year-old nephew, Jarrett Costanzo of Kane and four members of a close-knit St. Marys family.St. Marys, PATed LutzKane woman is sentenced to prison for 6-fatality crashDaily traffickers arrested in St. Marys2014-09-16T22:11:38-04:002014-09-16T22:11:38-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressOfficers, agents and members of the North Central Drug Task Force served a search warrant shortly after 6 p.m. Monday at 131 Hemlock Rd. where a large amount of heroin and drug paraphernalia was seized. St. Marys, PAJim MeyerHeroin traffickers arrested in St. MarysDaily highlights progress at local hospital2014-09-16T22:09:29-04:002014-09-16T22:09:29-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily Press"We've had some very good things happening recently and through our recruitment team we've added several physicians to our staff," she said. "Things have been very well received thus far. Both Dr. Gorlowski and Dr. Ali have connected so they'll have good pediatric support for our area. "We're looking for opportunities to position them in other communities as well, so once we get Dr. Tosh here, we'll figure that out."A community reception and open house is being planned and will be announced."We're considering placing a primary care practice in the Kane area and hopefully rotating some sort of specialty support to that area also," Campbell said.St. Marys, PAJoseph Bell, Daily Press EditorCampbell highlights progress at local hospitalDaily join EPA opposition2014-09-16T22:03:13-04:002014-09-16T22:03:13-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressThe Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on March 25 issued a proposed rule that would expand their regulatory authority under the Clean Water Act. The expansion would reportedly include puddles, ponds, ditches, ephemerals (land that looks like a small stream during heavy rain but isn't wet most of the time) and small wetlands.St. Marys, PAJoseph Bell, Daily Press EditorCommissioners join EPA oppositionDaily recognizes older workers week2014-09-16T22:00:34-04:002014-09-16T22:00:34-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily Press"Trends are showing that workers over the age of 55 will make up 25 percent of our workforce," said Ann Ziegler, representing Good Will Industries of north central Pennsylvania. "There's a sizable shift in demographics with our workforce and as time goes on more and more Americans are finding that they want to and need to work later in life."St. Marys, PAJoseph Bell, Daily Press EditorCounty recognizes older workers weekDaily author to speak at event Friday2014-09-16T21:37:34-04:002014-09-16T21:37:34-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressHe will be joined by musical guest Eliot Morris, a singer and songwriter who has toured with the Counting Crows, John Mayer and James Taylor."It is not often that we get to bring to St. Marys an internationally renowned artist/speaker and we need to take advantage of the opportunity," said Meredith Bon, St. Mary's Parish Youth and Young Adult Ministry Director. "Spread the word about this event. You will not be disappointed. Your spirituality is deserving of this one day."St. Marys, PAAmy CherryRenowned author to speak at event FridayDaily addresses transporting firearms2014-09-15T22:07:36-04:002014-09-15T22:07:36-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressFirearm reciprocity agreements were just one of the many topics covered at the event hosted by state Representative Matt Gabler (R-Elk/Clearfield).In short, 14 states do not recognize or grant licenses/permits to those from another state. They include Alabama, California, Delaware, Illinois, Minnesota, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Rhode Island and South Carolina. "This is not a legislative issue," noted Gabler.St. Marys, PAAmy CherryPanel addresses transporting firearmsDaily being put in place at Berwind Park2014-09-15T22:02:09-04:002014-09-15T22:02:09-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressSt. Marys, PANo author availableSod being put in place at Berwind ParkDaily Twp. playground project receives go-ahead2014-09-14T21:53:22-04:002014-09-14T21:53:22-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressThe overall cost of the project estimated at approximately $68,130The project proposal includes a cost to the district of $38,130.In addition the Fox Township Elementary Playground Fund account is to be used for expenditures from the general fund of up to $38,130 and for future Fox Township PTO funds.St. Marys, PAAmy CherryFox Twp. playground project receives go-aheadDaily reflects on time as pool manager2014-09-14T21:48:05-04:002014-09-14T21:48:05-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressSnelick got his start at the pool in the late 1980s as the assistant to Jim Wortman, who was the pool manager at the time. Wortman eventually stepped away from that position, which resulted in Snelick taking over. He remained manager for more than 20 years before deciding that this summer would be his last. St. Marys, PABecky PolaskiSnelick reflects on time as pool managerDaily