Elk County Newswire

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  1. St. Marys man sentenced in child pornography caseRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Ridgway Record

    ... on his computer. Donald Henry Blessel, 36, was sentenced to nine to 24 months, less one day, of incarceration in Elk County Prison and three years of probation for the felony offenses of sexual abuse of children and possession of child pornography, ...

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  2. Budget worries halt plansRead the original story

    Yesterday | Post-gazette.com

    ... a funding request to the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency after responding to flooding in Ridgway, Elk County. RiverQuest had been slated to receive $150,000 for its programs educating middle-school and high-school students about rivers ...

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  3. Elk License, Guided Hunt to be Raffled OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | GantDaily.com

    ... all elk management units open to elk hunting. The lucky winner can enjoy a six-day fully guided hunt donated by Elk County Outfitters. The guided hunt includes meals and lodging and guide service. A fully donated shoulder mount has been offered by ...

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  4. Meds for prison might be open to biddingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Times Observer

    ... male and 21 female. He said the county received $12,048.68 for housing Forest County prisoners, and $3,989.60 for Elk County prisoners. Speaking of prison work crews, he said, "We've been really busy this month." He added that June's work crews ...

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  5. Pennsylvania man convicted in 'leftover' pot trialRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Erie Times News

    An Elk County man has been convicted of possessing five pounds of marijuana and at least 10 live marijuana plants that he claimed were merely "leftovers" from a police raid on his home two years earlier.

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  6. Corbett reviews Ridgway YMCA pool projectRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | Ridgway Record

    ... $800,000 in Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) funding to the Ridgway YMCA Revitalization Project in Elk County, Governor Tom Corbett on Saturday evening paid a visit to the construction site.

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  7. Governor responds to widespread drug abuseRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | Ridgway Record

    ... speaks Saturday during an interview with Denny Heindl at The Hound in Ridgway. During his weekend visit to Elk County, Governor Tom Corbett discussed the adverse impacts of drug abuse throughout the Commonwealth as well as a poor precedent being set ...

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  8. Corbett visits Ridgway, attends NRA banquet, radio interviewRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | Ridgway Record

    Photo by Joseph Bell - Denny Heindl, left, local philanthropist and owner of The Hound radio station in Ridgway, gives Governor Tom Corbett a tour of the facilities Saturday during a visit to Elk County.

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  9. Outdoor News Elk license raffleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | The Times Leader

    ... the PGC website at: www.pgc.state.pa.us. A 6-day fully-guided hunt has been donated by Jack Manack, owner of Elk County Outfitters, for the lucky winner. The guided hunt includes meals and lodging and guide service with an experienced and successful ...

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  10. Obituary Notice: John Peter AuselRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | GantDaily.com

    ... at 12:00 PM with Rev. Dr. Joleen A. Willis officiating. Burial will be in Donahey Hills Cemetery, Millstone Twp., Elk County. Friends will be received at the funeral home on Monday, July 21st from 10:00 A.M until the hour of the services.

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  11. Kiosk destroyedRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Times Observer

    Kiosk destroyed The U.S. Forest Service is offering a reward of up to $500 for credible information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individual responsible for damaging a bulletin board kiosk at the Little Drummer Trailhead in Elk County.

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  12. Commissioners grant RVFD training equipmentRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Ridgway Record

    ... Training System. The system was purchased through a grant provided by the county from Act 13 funding. The Elk County Commissioners recently provided the Ridgway Volunteer Fire Department with a grant totaling just under $10,000 for a new BullEx ...

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  13. Council contemplates taking over street lightsRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | The Daily Press

    City Council discussed potentially taking over several street lights on Access Road, located in the Elk County Industrial Park on West Creek Road in St. Marys.

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  14. Pa. study looks to elk food for informationRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | The Pike County Courier

    - It is daybreak in Elk County and in a hazy, open field on the municipality's southern end comes a sudden commotion. A team of researchers and camera crew encircle a downed elk in the tall grass off Dent's Run in Benezette. The action is all part of ...

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  15. DA McMahon: Area in 'crisis situation'Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | The Daily Press

    Half a year into his term as Elk County district attorney, Shawn McMahon's office is tasked with prosecuting hundreds of drug-related cases during the year, a trend that he does not see receding in the near future.

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  16. McMillen held for court in contraband caseRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | The Daily Press

    A preliminary hearing was held Wednesday before Magisterial District Judge George A. King for an inmate of Elk County Prison charged with possession of contraband or controlled substances in the prison.

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  17. Study examines elk food for clues to the species' successRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 12 | Pocono Record

    It is daybreak in Elk County and in a hazy, open field on the municipality's southern end comes a sudden commotion.

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  18. Pennsylvania's Best ViewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | PennLive.com

    White birches and scattered other trees, Elk County, within the Marion Brooks Natural Area of Moshannon State Forest.

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  19. McMillen held for court in contraband caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | The Daily Press

    A preliminary hearing was held Wednesday before Magisterial District Judge George A. King for an inmate of Elk County Prison charged with possession of contraband or controlled substances in the prison.

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  20. Pa. study looks to elk food for informationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    - It is daybreak in Elk County and in a hazy, open field on the municipality's southern end comes a sudden commotion. A team of researchers and camera crew encircle a downed elk in the tall grass off Dent's Run in Benezette. The action is all part of ...

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