July 4, 2013 RSS feed / Local News

United HealthCare Community Health Plan Presents Gold Star Status to PhysicianCare, P.C.

Each year United HealthCare (formerly Unison) awards Gold Star Status to providers who have shown a dedication, professionalism and expertise in the care they provide to United Health Care Community Plan patients. More...

PennDOT to Remove Restrictions On Two Roads in Sullivan County

PennDOT advises motorists in Sullivan County that the weight restrictions will soon be removed on Route 1014 (Hunsinger Road) and Route 4013 (Molyneux Hill Road) because of gas-company upgrades to the roads. More...

Constitution Pipeline Announces Latest Round of Grant Recipients

Constitution Pipeline Company recently announced the recipients of the second cycle of its Constitution Pipeline Community Grant program, awarding 26 grants totaling more than $400,000 to benefit local communities within the counties traversed by the More...

Wyalusing Seniors Report on Meeting

The Wyalusing Senior Citizens met at the fire hall on Tuesday, June 18. President Merna Colwell welcomed the 25 members and six guests. Two of the guests became new members. They are Martha and Nartcy Nitcznski from Dushore. More...

High Water Hampers Recreation along River

Brown, swift-moving water has become the norm this summer for those who look to the Susquehanna River for summer recreation. Kayakers, anglers, and swimmers have had to seek alternatives. More...

Tunkhannock School District Facing Bankruptcy in 2014

At last Thursday’s Tunkhannock School Board meeting, Board Secretary and Business Manager Patrick O’Shea made the startling announcement that at the end of the 2013-14 school year, the district will effectively be bankrupt, and the state More...

Guthrie Unveils Portrait Honoring Dr. Kevin Carey

Guthrie Health recently unveiled a portrait honoring long-time hospital physician and administrator, Kevin V. Carey, MD. More...

Yaw Chairs Discussion on Natural Gas Post Production Costs

State Senator Gene Yaw, chairman of the Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee, recently held a public hearing to discuss issues related to natural gas royalty payments from Marcellus Shale development. More...

Renovation Brings Fresh Look to Wyalusing Legion Post Home

If you haven’t been to Wyalusing’s American Legion post home recently, be prepared for a pleasant surprise next time you stop by. More...

Seasonal Issues Addressed at Meeting

Wyalusing Township

The Wyalusing Township Supervisors voted on Tuesday evening to accept bids for gravel and oil for “tar and chipping” projects, announced the approval of zoning for a new antique shop, and discussed other routine issues that were par for t More...

New Classes for Vegetable, Herb Exhibits at Troy Fair

The exhibitors of vegetables and herbs for the 138th Annual Troy Fair are reminded that the registration of exhibits for Department 13, Vegetables and Herbs, will take place on Saturday, July 20, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. More...

PSP Looking for Horses for Mounted Patrols

The Pennsylvania State Police is looking for a few good horses. The force’s 25-horse mounted patrol unit is seeking donations of horses to be used statewide for searches, crowd control, security, and patrol operations of remote areas. More...

Autism and the Arts Workshop Rescheduled to August 12

The Bradford County Regional Arts Council (BCRAC) will be hosting the “Teaching the Arts to Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder” workshop through its PA Council on the Arts partner, the Northern Tier Partnership for Arts in Education ( More...

Pickett Offices Closed July 18

Rep. Tina Pickett announced the dates for her satellite offices in Sullivan and Susquehanna counties. More...

Fire Department Report Highlights Meshoppen Meeting

Monday evening, Meshoppen Borough Council held its regular monthly meeting. After approving the minutes from the June meeting, council approved the treasurer’s reports from the borough and the water company. More...

Susquehanna Commissioners Field More Gas Questions

During the public comment portion of their June 26 meeting, a visitor questioned the Susquehanna County Commissioners about an incident that occurred at the Lathrop compressor station in mid-June, which he stated discharged a level of noise that was More...

BIRTHS

Devine

Ashley Brown and Harry Devine, Jr. of Towanda are proud to announce the birth of a daughter, Bridgette Morgan Devine on June 24, 2013 at More...

Natural Gas Consumer Access Bills Pass Senate Committee

The Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee, chaired by Sen. Gene Yaw, recently approved two bills designed to make natural gas service available to more Pennsylvanians. More...

Starz Entertainment Adds Former Wyalusing Resident Dave Baldwin to Executive Team

Chris Albrecht, chief executive officer of Starz, LLC, announced that Dave Baldwin, formerly of Wyalusing, has joined the company as Executive Vice President of Program Planning for Starz Entertainment. More...

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