July 14, 2017 RSS feed / Local

Multi-agency attack on opioid epidemic shows progress

Audit outlines path toward greater success

HARRISBURG — Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said Thursday that audits of the three agencies that are at the forefront of Pennsylvania’s opioid crisis response show that progress is being made, but measuring effectiveness is complicated because eac More...

Boy killed in golf cart accident in Asylum Twp.

ASYLUM TOWNSHIP — A 9-year-old boy was killed Wednesday in Asylum Township when the golf cart he was operating overturned and landed on him, the county coroner said. The boy, Isaac Johnson, was transported by ambulance to Guthrie Towanda Memoria More...

Glancing Backward, July 14, 2017

Today is Friday, July 14, the 195th day of 2017. More...

PennDOT's Bradford County maintenance activity

PennDOT’s maintenance schedule for the week of July 17: • SR 4019: Iron Mine Road, Columbia Township, bridge replacement and shoulder cutting • SR 0006: Wysox Township, pipe replacement • SR 2008: Marsh Road, Albany Township, site impr More...

PennDOT removes weight restriction on section of Lake Road in Bradford County

MONTOURSVILLE — PennDOT advises motorists in Bradford County that a weight restriction has been removed from a section of Route 1029 (Lake Road) because of upgrades made by the gas industry. The current 10-ton posting was removed on Lake Road fr More...

Safe Transitions to come to Canton

CANTON — Canton will soon see the groundbreaking of a new social service program that will strive to ease conflict between divorced parents. More...

Canton Borough welcomes two, honors one

CANTON — Canton Borough welcomed new staff members and celebrated a faithful veteran on Monday. More...

Hunt Engineering to perform NEB facilities and grounds needs assessment

ORWELL TWP. — The Northeast Bradford School District Board of Education approved a contract with Hunt Engineering to perform a facilities and grounds needs assessment during a special meeting held on Tuesday. More...

Glancing Backward, July 13, 2017

Today is Thursday, July 13, the 194th day of 2017. More...

Laboring over Lycoming Street

CANTON — Changes to Lycoming Street in Canton, including the possibility of it becoming a one way or no parking street, may be on the way after discussion heated up within the borough Monday night. More...

Towanda Twp. supervisors pass road construction ordinance

TOWANDA TOWNSHIP — At their meeting this week, the Towanda Township supervisors adopted a developer’s ordinance, which regulates the construction of roads, and also continued to work on a planned ordinance that would regulate fireworks displays.  More...

3-mile-long Brocktown Road is to be posted at 30 m.p.h.

MONROE TOWNSHIP — A 30 m.p.h. More...

12 counties hit hardest by opioid epidemic getting drug deactivation pouches

Unveiling a major initiative to reduce the diversion of prescription drugs in Pennsylvania communities hit hardest by the opioid epidemic, Attorney General Josh Shapiro Tuesday announced the Office of Attorney General will supply 300,000 drug deactiv More...

Glancing Backward, July 12, 2017

Today is Wednesday, July 12, the 193rd day of 2017. More...

Monroe Hose Company proposing 1-mill fire tax

MONROE BOROUGH -- The Monroe Hose Company is asking the Monroe Borough Council to establish a one-mill fire tax in the borough, which would go to the fire company, a Monroe Borough Council member said Monday.  More...

Towanda Boro votes to accept low bid for trail study

TOWANDA BOROUGH — At its most recent meeting, the Towanda Borough Council voted to accept Hunt Engineers’ $16,100 bid to conduct the feasibility study for the proposed eight-mile network of pedestrian and bicycle trails in central Bradford County.&nb More...

Glancing Backward, July 11, 2017

Today is Tuesday, July 11, the 192nd day of 2017. More...

Mason's Hope announces the 4th annual Super Hero 5K Run/Walk

Local superheroes are called once again to join 16-year-old Mason Barto in the fight against congenital disorder of glycosylation.  More...

Lions tee off to commemorate former member

WAVERLY — Lions and tigers and bears … actually, mostly just Lions. South Creek Lions Club honored Harmon Morgan Sunday with their third annual Memorial Golf Tournament.   More...

Glancing Backward, July 10, 2017

Today is Monday, July 10, the 191st day of 2017. More...

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