September 7, 2017 RSS feed / Local News

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WAEF to Host ‘Touch-a-Truck’ Festival

The Wyalusing Area Education Foundation (WAEF) is holding their second annual Touch-a-Truck Family Festival at the Wyalusing Valley Elementary School on Saturday, Sept. 23, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

BC Tourism Promotion Agency to Accept Room Tax Grants Oct. 13

The Bradford County Tourism Promotion Agency has announced it is accepting applications for the Room Tax Grant program for the 2017-2018 cycle. Applications must be postmarked on or before the deadline of Friday, Oct. 13.  More...

Dimock

There will be a full moon tonight. We hope there will be no cloud cover so that we can view it. Is this called the Harvest Moon?  More...

Beaver Meadows

I hope everyone had a nice extended weekend. It sure seemed nice to have a chance to get more done at home before the work week began. More...

Family Wins Animal Best of Show

Shown are members of the Empet family of Kingsley who, during Harford Fair Week, entered in the Animal Costume Contest. More...

Nimble

By the time you read this, the Wyoming County Community Fair will be over for another year. It sure was another enjoyable year, seeing friends, neighbors and relatives which we haven’t seen in a while to share updates and memories of the past. More...

New Group Hopes to Stem Tide in Heroin, Opioid Epidemic

A group of community leaders from Bradford and Sullivan Counties met Tuesday morning at the Community Cup in Towanda and agreed to join forces in an effort to stem the tide in the heroin-opioid epidemic plaguing our region and the nation.  Bradf More...

Scenes from LeRaysville’s Labor Day Parade

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Wyalusing Twp. to Improve Accessibility of Ordinances

It may almost be autumn, but the Wyalusing Township Supervisors are looking to do a little spring cleaning of their ordinances and are looking into using the services of a company called General Code to assist them.  More...

Wyoming Co. Hears Overdose Update

The Wyoming County Commissioners heard an impassioned speech Tuesday morning at their regular bi-monthly meeting from recovery advocate Celeste Kranick. More...

Guthrie Implements New Tobacco Policy

In an effort to help create a healthier environment for patients, visitors and staff members, Guthrie will launch a refreshed tobacco policy at all Guthrie locations on Sept. 1. More...

Pro-Ag Recommends the PMMB Retain Class I Premium on Milk

Testifying on behalf of the Progressive Agriculture Organization (Pro-Ag), from Meshoppen and the National Family Farm Coalition (NFFC) from Washington, DC, Arden Tewksbury, Manager of Pro-Ag, strongly recommended that the Pennsylvania Milk Marketing More...

Sites Conducted Summer Biology Research

Erin Sites of Tunkhannock is one of 15 Wilkes University students participating in summer research projects with William Terzaghi, professor of biology. More...

Forkston

Stuart and Ellen Otten paid a visit to John and Pastor Catherine Parsons last week. They send their regards to all in Forkston.  More...

Pond Ecology Workshop to Be Held

The Bradford County Conservation District will be hosting a pond ecology workshop at the Stoll Natural Resource Center on Tuesday, Oct. 3 from 6 to 8 p.m. More...

Harts Presented with ‘Friend of the Fair’ Award

At the Sullivan County Fair in Forksville on Friday, Sept. 1, PA Secretary of Agriculture Russell C. More...

Injecting Manure Instead of Spreading on Surface Reduces Estrogen Loads

Water quality in the Chesapeake Bay suffering from excess nutrients and fish populations. In rivers such as the Susquehanna experiencing gender skewing and other reproductive abnormalities. More...

Local AARP Chapter Holds Annual Picnic

Tuesday, Aug. 8 was a lovely day to have a picnic stated members of the local Bradford/Sullivan AARP Chapter #4423. More...

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