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  1. State records: Businesses miss job pledges, but taxpayer money at stakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Pocono Record

    A Chinese food buffet in the city of St. Mary's in Elk County won a $200,000 loan backed by the Bank of John Q. Public in 2009. The loan from the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development, ChinAmerica Palace owner Chong Jin said, was instrumental for his business, but the return on the taxpayers' investment hasn't been of smorgasbord proportions.

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  2. State records: Businesses miss job pledges, but taxpayer money at stakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Pocono Record

    A Chinese food buffet in the city of St. Mary's in Elk County won a $200,000 loan backed by the Bank of John Q. Public in 2009. The loan from the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development, ChinAmerica Palace owner Chong Jin said, was instrumental for his business, but the return on the taxpayers' investment hasn't been of smorgasbord proportions.

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  3. New recycling center closer to realityRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Ridgway Record

    The Elk County Solid Waste Authority made the first official contribution towards a proposed $2 million recycling center to be built in St. Marys.

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  4. Jury call upcoming for alleged killerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Ridgway Record

    File photo by Amy Cherry - Michael J. Stephanic Jr., charged in the September 2013 homicide of June Talmadge, is scheduled for jury call Monday, Feb. 2 at Elk County Court. A St. Marys man charged in the September 2013 shooting death of June Talmadge is scheduled for jury call Monday, Feb. 2 at Elk County Court.

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  5. Conservation District officials looking aheadRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | The Daily Press

    Photo by Richie Lecker Elk County Conservation District's newly hired Resource Conservation Technician Kate Yetzer, right, discusses upcoming workshops that the Elk County Conservation District is planning on putting on throughout 2015. Elk County Conservation District secretary Diane Myers, center, and district manager Steve Putt listen to Yetzer's plans for upcoming workshops.

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  6. 2 jailed in home invasion, stealing painkillers from elderlyRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | New Jersey Herald

    ... face a preliminary hearing Feb. 3 on charges including robbery, burglary and conspiracy. Both men remained in the Elk County Prison unable to post bond Monday.

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  7. Take Home More than a Memory from Elk County in PennsylvaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | AmmoLand

    Rawley Cogan CEO of the Keystone Elk Country Alliance who shares the value its thriving public private partnership and how the effort benefits wildlife. Cogan also describes the Elk Centers unique distance learning program via the Internet.

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  8. Study: Longer work hours can lead to more drinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Ridgway Record

    ... as being prone to addiction but that some groups may be more likely to use specific substances than others. "In Elk County, the No. 1 substance of use is opiates and No. 2 is alcohol," she said. "We don't track where they work or how many hours they ...

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  9. Harmful impact Harmful impactRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... very detrimental to certain wildlife. A trophy bull elk was found dead in Pennsylvania's elk range in Byrnedale, Elk County, in January 2014, and tests indicated the 6x7-point bull died from rumen acidosis, which is a disorder that affects wild deer ...

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  10. Harmful ImpactRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Times-Tribune

    ... very detrimental to certain wildlife. A trophy bull elk was found dead in Pennsylvania's elk range in Byrnedale, Elk County, in January 2014, and tests indicated the 6x7-point bull died from rumen acidosis, which is a disorder that affects wild deer ...

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  11. Liz Allen: Branch out to write family treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Erie Times News

    ... in rural Pennsylvania: "Cousins cherish Christmas memories," Dec. 30; "We counted signs en route to our Elk County Christmas," Dec. 31; and "Signs of war effort dotted rural roads," Jan. 1. She began to chronicle family history after her mother, ...

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  12. Elk Co. Democratic Committee to Hold MeetingRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | GantDaily.com

    The first meeting for the Elk County Democratic Committee will be held at 7 p.m. Jan. 28 at the Knights of Columbus, 3 Washington St., St. Marys. This year will play host to the election of numerous municipal, county-wide and school board positions.

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  13. State records: Businesses miss job pledges, but taxpayer money at stakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Pocono Record

    A Chinese food buffet in the city of St. Mary's in Elk County won a $200,000 loan backed by the Bank of John Q. Public in 2009. The loan from the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development, ChinAmerica Palace owner Chong Jin said, was instrumental for his business, but the return on the taxpayers' investment hasn't been of smorgasbord proportions.

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  14. Ridgway Elks hosting ball in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Ridgway Record

    ... Westmorland County, but since then it has grown to cover the entire state with a staff of 24 registered nurses. Elk County is served by Karen Smith, a resident nurse who is a 15-year veteran of the program, and also serves McKean, Jefferson, Cameron ...

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  15. Loose projections may indicate county windfallRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Ridgway Record

    St. Marys Mayor Bob Howard on Tuesday morning questioned Elk County Commissioners on the possibility of a county tax decrease due to projected future windfalls from Act 13 impact fee funds.

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  16. Howard questions possible tax decreaseRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Daily Press

    St. Marys Mayor Bob Howard on Tuesday morning questioned Elk County Commissioners on the possibility of a county tax decrease due to projected future windfalls from Act 13 impact fee funds.

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  17. Playground coming to Johnsonburg in 2015Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | Ridgway Record

    Through a 'Blight to Flight' project by a team from Leadership Elk County, the Knothole Recreational Park in Johnsonburg is expected to receive new playground equipment in the spring of 2015.

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  18. New year, old problem at county prisonRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Ridgway Record

    Photo by Joseph Bell - Elk County Prison Warden Greg Gebauer, left, presents a report Tuesday morning during a county prison board meeting alongside Deputy Warden Ed Warmbrodt. Overcrowding issues at the Elk County Prison in Ridgway have continued into the new year.

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  19. Overcrowding continues into new yearRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Daily Press

    Overcrowding issues at the Elk County Prison in Ridgway have continued into the new year. As of 8 a.m. Tuesday, the total number of individuals incarcerated at the correctional facility was 76 inmates.

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  20. Sobel Announces Bid for Re-Election as Clearfield County CommissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | GantDaily.com

    ... Township, Graham Township, Morris Township, Mahaffey Borough, Osceola Mills Borough and Benezette Township, Elk County, during his 35-year career. Sobel, who has twice refused to vote for a pay raise for himself, said, "It has been an honor to ...

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