Elk County reported two new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday and has now reported 2,325 total cases of the virus since the beginning of the pandemic.
- Lady Dutch pull away for win over Bradford
- ECC wins Large Varsity title at D9 Competitive Spirit Championships
- Dutch basketball team fends off Falcons
- Elk County reports two new cases of COVID-19
- Crusaders win big over Austin
- Dutch wrestlers Crisp and Wehler end seasons
- Crusaders win at Ridgway
- Lady Crusaders cruise to victory over Lady Elkers
- Aircraft crash lands at St. Marys Airport
- Second-dose clinic conducted on Sunday
- Nearly month-long investigation results in drug bust in Ridgway
- SMAHS announces opponent change for tonight's boys basketball game
- SMA gymnastics team wins League Invitational
- Two Dutch wrestlers win D4/9-AAA titles
- Elk County reports two-day total of 11 new cases of COVID-19
- Search continues for missing Ridgway resident
- Dutch fall in OT
- Lady Crusaders cruise to victory over Lady Elkers
The Elk County Drug Task Force reports executing a search warrant at 401 North Broad Street in Ridgway on Feb. 19 following a nearly month-long investigation. As result, multiple individuals are facing charges related to the distribution of controlled substances, including crystal methamphet…
Elk County reported a two-day total of 11 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, with its total number of cases increasing to 2,300. Six of the latest cases were in the St. Marys zip code of 15857.
Emergency responders were called to the scene of the crash landing of an aircraft at the St. Marys Municipal Airport on Monday at 11:18 a.m. One injury was initially reported.
St. Marys Pharmacy provided their 7,000th dose of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine during a mass vaccination clinic on Sunday. To date SMP has not wasted a single dose of the vaccine.
A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for Elk County from 4 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday. Total snow accumulations of 2 to 4 inches are expected in portions of central Pennsylvania. Winds will also be gusting from the south as high as 35 mpg on and just to the north of the ridges. The snow c…
The St. Marys Sportsmen's Club held their annual coyote hunt over the weekend, drawing 150 participants. Four coyotes had been turned in as of early Sunday afternoon.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A NASA rover streaked toward a landing on Mars on Thursday in the riskiest step yet in an epic quest to bring back rocks that could answer whether life ever existed on the red planet.
A strong showing of community support made Valentine's Day special for residents at Elk Haven on Sunday. More about the community's response to the facility's request for valentines for residents will be in Friday's edition of The Daily Press.
St. Marys Pharmacy will administer 1,850 second doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine on Sunday during a large-scale event at Elk County Catholic High School in St. Marys.
The 2021 Elk Expo Patch Contest is underway. New this year, individuals are each only allowed to enter one photo. The deadline to enter is Feb. 24. Additional information can be found on the official Elk Expo website, http://www.elkexpo.com/.
City of Saint Marys Chief of Police Tom Nicklas was recognized for his 25 years of service to the city during a special presentation at a recent St. Marys City Council meeting.
Motorists Urged to Avoid Travel if PossibleHARRISBURG– In response to winter weather throughout much of the state on Thursday, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) and the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) are planning to implement travel restrictions on trucks and ot…
Rush Limbaugh, the talk radio host who ripped into liberals and laid waste to political correctness with a merry brand of malice that made him one of the most powerful voices on the American right, influencing the rightward push of conservatism and the rise of Donald Trump, died Wednesday. H…
HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) today encouraged residents and businesses in the current 814 area code, which covers all or parts of 27 counties across Central and Northwestern Pennsylvania, to prepare for the start of mandatory 10-digit dialing for all telephon…
Elk County reported a three-day total of 14 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday and has now reported 2,267 total cases of the virus since the beginning of the pandemic. Seven of the county's latest cases were in the St. Marys zip code of 15857.
The St. Marys Sons of the American Legion Post 103 presented a $7,500 check to Elk County Community Foundation Executive Director Paula Fritz Eddy on Monday night to make their scholarship fund self-sufficient. Information about the scholarship, as well as information on other scholarships c…
HARRISBURG – The PA Turnpike is advising motorists of complete, systemwide vehicle restrictions slated to go into effect at 6 p.m. this evening.
The Pennsylvania Department of Health is not issuing a daily COVID-19 update today and will instead release an update on new case totals for Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday in Tuesday’s update.
A Winter Storm Warning is in effect for Elk County until 1 p.m. Tuesday. Heavy mixed precipitation is expected, with total snow accumulations of 5 to 7 inches and ice accumulations of less than one 10th of an inch. According to the National Weather Service in State College, an initial period…
Among the army of nurses fighting the battle against COVID-19 is Shelby Zomcik, formerly of Kersey, and a travel nurse currently based in California.
A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for Elk County from 7 a.m. Monday through 1 p.m. Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service in State College. Mixed precipitation is expected, with total snow accumulations of four to seven inches and ice accumulations of a light glaze. Mainly s…
Three new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Elk County on Thursday, with the county's total number of cases increasing to 2,236. The St. Marys, Ridgway, and Johnsonburg zip codes each reported one new case of the virus.
South St. Marys Street Elementary School Principal Chrissy Kuhar offered insight into new initiatives at all of the St. Marys Area School District’s elementary schools.
Elk County reported 13 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, with its total number of cases increasing to 2,233. Seven of the new cases were in the St. Marys zip code of 15857.
HARRISBURG – Today, Governor Tom Wolf announced that $145 million in funding will be distributed to all 67 Pennsylvania counties through the COVID-19 Hospitality Industry Recovery Program to help support the commonwealth’s hospitality industry. Funding will be provided in the form of block g…
South St. Marys Street Elementary Assistant Principal Julie Boyer explained the STAR educational system used at SSMSE during Monday evening’s St. Marys Area School District Board of Directors meeting.
A St. Marys Area School District parent questioned the SMASD Board of Directors regarding the use of virtual, remote learning days during their Monday evening meeting.
The St. Marys Public Library will be reopening to the public for browsing and computer use on Tuesday, Feb. 16, though access will be by appointment only due to restrictions on the number of people allowed in the building at one time. Appointments will be available on the hour and half hour,…
HARRISBURG - Today, Governor Tom Wolf signed the 13th renewal of his January 2018 opioid disaster declaration to help the state fight the opioid and heroin epidemic.This declaration was the first of its kind for a public health emergency in Pennsylvania, and proved to be an important tool to…
HARRISBURG – With a heavy heart, Pennsylvania State Police Commissioner Colonel Robert Evanchick announced that a Pennsylvania State Trooper died after suffering a medical emergency while on duty.
The Pennsylvania Department of Health issued a three-day update of new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, with Elk County reporting 30 new cases of the virus during that span. Thirteen of the latest cases were in the St. Marys zip code and eight were in the Ridgway zip code. Elk County has now repor…
Michael McClain, a Ridgway native, won’t soon forget his 59th birthday, as the long-time commercial airline pilot spent the day flying the NFL’s Kansas City Chiefs to Super Bowl LV.
Several presentations provided an array of information during Monday evening’s St. Marys Area School District Board of Directors meeting.South St. Marys Street Elementary Principal Chrissy Kuhar and Assistant Principal Julie Boyer each offered presentations. Kuhar discussed the use of Seesaw…
HARRISBURG – Today, First Lady Frances Wolf announced that the submission period for One Lens: Sharing Our Common Views is open and Pennsylvanians can begin sharing their photos documenting their COVID-19 experience. The first lady announced the statewide virtual photo exhibit in January and…