Kerrigan Estate Fund Benefiting Tioga County
4/3/2013 10:49:00 AM
SAYRE, PA -- Katherine Kerrigan, who was born in Waverly, NY, passed away in 2004. She was 101 years old.
Fall turkey-hunting season changes part of research
4/2/2013 10:30:00 AM
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- A Penn State wildlife scientist, working in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Game Commission, is asking hunters to adjust to changes in the length of wild turkey seasons in several wildlife management units this fall, in exchange for enhanced management of the species going forward.
CFTT has Scholarships for Seniors in “The Valley”
4/1/2013 6:50:00 AM
The Community Foundation for the Twin Tiers (CFTT) has several scholarships available to high school seniors.
SRAC Receives Local Artifacts
3/31/2013 5:23:00 PM
WAVERLY, NY -- Artifact collector Mark Orshaw has fond memories of his friend Bernie Safford who passed away several years ago.
Pickett Votes to End Unemployment ‘Triple Dipping’
3/30/2013 5:49:00 AM
HARRISBURG, PA -– Legislation designed to protect the state’s unemployment compensation fund and end the practice of “triple dipping” passed the state House of Representatives on March 19, according to Rep.
Berwick Turnpike bridge replacement starts April 1
3/29/2013 6:46:00 PM
TOWANDA, PA -- On behalf of Governor Tom Corbett, PennDOT today announced a $1,374,013 bridge replacement project on Route 4013 (Berwick Turnpike) just south of the village of Bentley Creek in Ridgebury Township, Bradford County, is set to start April 1.
Pickett Votes to Change PA Liquor Sales
3/29/2013 10:43:00 AM
HARRISBURG, PA -– In an historic move, the Pennsylvania House of Representative took a monumental step on Thursday by advancing legislation to break up the state’s liquor store system in the Commonwealth, said Rep.
Natural Gas Service Legislation Unveiled
3/28/2013 2:11:00 PM
HARRISBURG, PA -– State Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) and Senate Majority Leader Dominic Pileggi (R-9) today unveiled legislation designed to make natural gas service available to more Pennsylvanians.
CCC to Host Gun Control Roundtable
3/27/2013 3:51:00 PM
CORNING, NY -- The Corning Community College (CCC) Roundtable Committee and the League of Women Voters of Steuben County is pleased to announce the roundtable event “Gun Control:
Rte 414 bridge replacement starts next week
3/26/2013 2:27:00 PM
TOWANDA, PA -- A $2,319,516 bridge replacement project on Route 414, one-quarter mile east of the intersection with Route 514 in Franklin Township, Bradford County, is set to start early next week.
CCC to present Story of Presidential Speechwriting
3/25/2013 8:29:00 AM
Corning Community College’s Walter R. Smith Visiting Scholar Series will host author Curt Smith as he presents The Story of Presidential Speechwriting on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 8:00 p.m.
Yaw Receives 2013 PWA ‘Industry Supporter Award’
3/23/2013 5:56:00 AM
HARRISBURG, PA -– State Senator Gene Yaw (R-23) was recently honored for his contributions to Pennsylvania’s growing wine industry.
Arnot Health's three Hospitals DNV Accredited
3/22/2013 11:54:00 AM
Elmira, NY —- St. Joseph’s Hospital has received a full three year accreditation from DNV Healthcare (Det Norske Veritas Healthcare, Inc.).
Rural-Urban Leadership Program Seeks Local Leaders
3/21/2013 11:31:00 AM
HARRISBURG, PA -- The Pennsylvania Rural-Urban Leadership (RULE) program, a two-year leadership development initiative, is seeking applicants interested in becoming members of the program's 15th class, according to State Senator Gene Yaw (R-Lycoming).
Deer dispersal research offers insight to spread of CWD
3/20/2013 2:19:00 PM
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Between 2001 and 2005, when Duane Diefenbach was studying the dispersal of young white-tailed deer, he had no idea the research would prove useful in trying to contain an outbreak of chronic wasting disease in the Keystone State.
Gov Corbett Proclaims Land Surveyors Week
3/15/2013 1:58:00 PM
HARRISBURG, PA -– Governor Tom Corbett has proclaimed March 17-23 as Land Surveyors Week in Pennsylvania, noting that surveyors' specialized skill sets provide exceptional service to communities through their work to develop transportation routes, utility projects and more.
Vehicle Crash Closes Rte 1041 in Bradford County
3/15/2013 12:28:00 PM
TOWANDA, PA -- Motorists are advised that Route 1041 (James Street) in Bradford County is closed at the scene of a one-vehicle crash.
Committee Hearing Scheduled to Discuss Quiet Title Bill
3/14/2013 3:39:00 PM
HARRISBURG, PA -– The Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee will hold a public hearing on legislation to help landowners address antiquated title problems related to subsurface ownership.
CCC to Host Eric Carlin at March 21 Midday Concert
3/13/2013 1:10:00 PM
CORNING, NY -- Corning Community College is pleased to host a Midday Concert featuring the talents of Mansfield University faculty member Eric Carlin on Thursday, March 21, 2013 from 12:30 p.m.
Yaw Re-Elected Chairman of Center for Rural PA Board
3/12/2013 10:07:00 AM
HARRISBURG – The Center for Rural Pennsylvania has re-elected state Senator Gene Yaw (R-Lycoming) to serve as Chairman of its 11 member Board of Directors.
Webinar to examine stray shale-gas migration into groundwater
3/9/2013 3:03:00 PM
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Investigations into natural gas from shale development migrating into groundwater will be the focus of a free, Web-based seminar offered by Penn State Extension.