April 11, 2013 RSS feed / Local News

Cleaner and Greener Day Set

Roadside Trash Pickup Slated for May 4

Laceyville’s annual Cleaner and Greener Day, when a small army of volunteers picks up litter from the streets and highways in an area extending from Wyalusing to Meshoppen has been set for Saturday, May 4, starting at 9 a.m. More...

Wyoming Commissioners Discuss Recycling

Several officials from Wyoming County municipalities attended the Tuesday morning meeting of the county commissioners to discuss recycling in the county and in their municipalities. More...

AgChoice Issues Checks

AgChoice Farm Credit recently announced that $831,000 in cash patronage has been distributed to its customer-owners in the Endless Mountains branch territory based on 2012 profits. More...

Business, Job and Gas Expo Slated Today at Wyoming County Fairgrounds

The Wyoming County Chamber of Commerce, Williams, Southwestern Energy and Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation have partnered to produce the Second Annual Business, Job & Gas Expo today, April 11, at the Wyoming County Fairgrounds in Meshoppen. More...

Susquehanna County Seeking Dairy Princess Applicants

Susquehanna County is seeking candidates to serve as Dairy Princess. Single young ladies between the ages of 16-24 with an interest in the dairy industry may want to consider devoting time to promote the industry. More...

‘FrackNation’ Filmmaker Visits Montrose

Internationally-known investigative journalist and filmmaker Phelim McAleer was on hand in Montrose for the April 8 screening of FrackNation. More...

Treat Yourself to Grilled Trout

Smoked Trout with Horseradish Cream and Cucumber Salad Serves 6 More...

Wyalusing Senior Citizens Hold Monthly Meeting

The monthly meeting of the Wyalusing Senior Citizens was held on March 19 at the Wyalusing Fire Hall. There were 21 members present and three guests joining to become new members. More...

Commissioners Seek Clarity on Royalty Payments

The Bradford County Commissioners have received more than a few calls from constituents who are confused by postproductions costs that are being deducted from their natural gas royalties. More...

News Briefs

Upgrades Set for Park As part of Bradford County’s Master Parks Plan, Larnard Hornbrook Park in Sheshequin Township is next in line for an upgrade. More...

Student Art Show Opens April 18 at Blue Heron

Wyalusing Valley High School students will be showing their work at an art show taking place at the Blue Heron Gallery on Wyalusing’s Main Street starting Wednesday, April 10 and running throug More...

Tunkhannock Business and Professional Women Announce Plans for Wine Down 2013

Plans are underway at Tunkhannock Business and Professional Women (BPW) for Wine Down 2013 on Thursday, May 2. This event will take place at the Dietrich Theater in downtown Tunkhannock. More...

Wyoming County Doctor Receives National Honor

Named to Best in America List

Edward G. Zurad, M.D. has been named one of the Best Doctors in America® for 2013. The prestigious recognition marks the first time that Edward G. Zurad, M.D. has earned this honor. More...

Bradford Commissioners United on Gun Rights

Governing boards in states and counties across the nation are rushing to craft their own legislation ahead of any movement by the federal government to affect any changes on the rights of Americans to bear arms. More...

LPN Program Off to Great Start

The Elk Lake School Board held a brief meeting on April 4 to conduct business for the Susquehanna County Career and Technology Center (SCCTC), separate from the regular monthly board meeting. More...

Primary Election Deadlines Loom

The Bradford County Board of Elections announces that this year’s Municipal Primary Election will be held on May 21. Those who wish to register, change their address or party affiliation may do so by mail or in person. More...

Kishel Promoted to Senior Underwriter

Lebanon Valley Insurance Company, Cleona, PA, a subsidiary of The Tuscarora Wayne Group of Companies, Wyalusing PA, is pleased to announce the promotion of Ronald J. Kishel to the position of Senior Underwriter. More...

Open House at Misericordia

Misericordia University in Dallas, PA, will hold an open house program for high school students and their parents on Saturday, April 27, beginning at 9 a.m. More...

Wyalusing Students to Attend FBLA State Leadership Conference

Eight members of the Wyalusing chapter of the Future Business Leaders of America and the chapter advisors, Anne Gamble and Kay Doerner, will attend the 2013 Pennsylvania FBLA State Leadership Conference April 15 to 17 at the Hershey Lodge and Convent More...

In-Season Trout Stocking Dates Announced

TTrroutt Seasson Openss Aprriill 13

Anglers from the majority of Pennsylvania will be flocking to their favorite streams and lakes for the opening of the trout season on Saturday, April 13. The season opened on March 30 in eighteen counties in the southeastern portion of the state. More...

Elk Lake Senior High Students of Month Named

The following students were selected as March 2013 “Student of the Month.” Students of the month are selected by nominations of any student in grades 10 to 12 by a teacher for outstanding More...

Area Roadwork Scheduled

James Street Resurfacing Project Starts Next Week A $189,000 resurfacing project on Route 1041 (James Street) in North Towanda Township, Bradford County, is set to start the week of April 15. More...

WNEP ‘Home and Backyard’ Featuring Towanda Diner

Towanda’s Red Rose Diner will be featured on WNEPTV’s Home and Backyard show, in a segment that will air at 9 a.m. on April 20. WNEP’s Jackie Lewandoski is pictured above chatting with Red Rose customer Ken Hoover. More...

WVHS Student Named Student Ambassador for People to People

Kailee Norton, a junior at Wyalusing Valley High School, has been named a People to People student ambassador. Norton is the daughter of Kim and the late John Norton of Wilmot Township. More...

Free Workshop On Government Contracting

The Northern Tier Regional Planning and Development Commission will be sponsoring several free workshops to introduce business to the world of government contracting. More...

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