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Portion of Campus Drive closed for state Little League tournament »

BRADFORD, Pa. – A section of campus drive will be closed beginning Tuesday to accommodate the 2015 Pennsylvania State Little League 9-10 Softball Tournament being held on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford. Campus Drive – from […]…

Jul 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Kids and Cancer Benefit Run Sets Records »

The 18th annual Kids and Cancer Benefit Run recorded records Saturday for attendance and money raised for the charity.  Event organizer Dave Geitner says they sold every single raffle ticket for the Harley Davidson motorcycle...…

Jul 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Rebuilding Togther Paints Houses in Olean »

Olean’s Rebuilding Together’s annual Blitz Day was Saturday in the city.  Three houses in Olean, one on Front Street, one on River Street and another on South 18th Street, were painted by some 100 volunteers.  Chapter ...…

Jul 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

PA CleanWays Completes Successful Tire Recycling Event in Smethport »

PA CleanWays of McKean County, an affiliate of Keep PA Beautiful, sponsored a tire recycling event at the Smethport Borough Sheds on Route 6 in Smethport, PA, on Saturday, July 25th, 2015, from 8:00 a.m. to noon...…

Jul 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Bradford Man Hurt in Elk County Crash »

A Bradford man suffered moderate injuries in a crash at just before 5 o’clock this morning on Route 66 in Elk County. State Police say 31-year-old Mark Pascarella was traveling north when his pickup...…

Jul 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Accused Robbery Co-Conspirator Waives Hearing »

A second person involved in the gunpoint robbery of a Port Allegany man back in April has waived her preliminary hearing. Stephanie Berg of Eldred is accused of driving the car where the 24-...…

Jul 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

All Four ANF Beaches Open »

Water tests at Twin Lakes and Kinzua Beach swim areas now indicate that the water is safe to swim in. They were closed on July 17 due to E. coli in the water. ...…

Jul 25 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Former Firefighter Merle Silvis Has Passed Away »

Merle E. Silvis, 64, of 68 Oakwood Ave., passed away Thursday, July 23, 2015 at The Bradford Manor. Born October 17, 1950 in Bradford, he was the son of the late Arthur R. and Dorothy R. (Allison) Silvis. ...…

Jul 25 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Three Hurt, Dog Missing, in Corydon Township Crash »

Three people were hurt and a dog missing following a one-vehicle crash at just before 6 o’clock Friday evening on Route 321, about 5 miles south of West Washington Street in Corydon Township. Police ...…

Jul 25 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

House Fire on Harrisburg Run »

Derrick City firefighters were called to a house fire on Harrisburg Run at around 5:30 this morning. When they arrived they found heavy smoke coming from the back of the building, and ...…

Jul 25 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Bicyclist Struck by SUV »

A bicyclist was struck by an SUV and injured Wednesday morning at the intersection of Route 6 and 321.  Kane Borough Police say that 30 year-old William Markert was crossing Route 6 on his bike and struck by ...…

Jul 24 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Police Chase Suspect Waives Hearing »

An Eldred man accused of taking Olean police on a chase into Pennsylvania earlier this month has waived his preliminary hearing. 40-year-old Lucas Fisk allegedly committed a traffic violation at 3 a...…

Jul 24 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Bfd Man Facing Drug Charges After Thursday Arrest »

A Bradford man was arrested early Thursday morning after a confrontation with Bradford City Police.  Court records say that a car, operated by 23 year-old Todd Hale Jr., was traveling at ...…

Jul 24 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Change to City Paving Schedule »

Because of mechanical problems IA Construction will not be paving Jackson Avenue today. They will work on that road Monday and Tuesday. For the rest of today, they will be working on...…

Jul 24 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

City Council Gets View of Budget Position »

Bradford City Council held a work session Tuesday to meet with department heads to go over expenses and get a handle on where they are in the budget year.  City administrator Teri ...…

Jul 22 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Motorcycle Driver Hurt in Accident »

A man was injured Sunday in an accident on Route 6 in Roulette Township.  Police say that 58 year-old Neal Case of Grain Valley was on his motorcycle and hit the brakes after vehicles in front...…

Jul 22 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Attorney General Kane calls on phone providers to offer call-blocking technology to customers »

HARRISBURG — Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane and 44 other state attorneys general today sent a letter to the principals of five major phone companies in which they asked the companies to offer call-blocking technology to their customers. In the joi…

Jul 22 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Man Already in Jail Charged Again »

The Erie man jailed for hitting a High Street man last week is now facing felony drug charges, too. 41-year-old James Luper was first charged on Friday after allegedly hitting a man who was ...…

Jul 22 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Troopers Find Nearly 200 Pot Plants »

Police found nearly 200 marijuana plants at a man’s home when they were called for a medical complaint earlier this month, and now the man is facing charges. 54-year-old Dwayne Rose of Allen, New...…

Jul 22 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Bipartisan Bill Targets Most Heinous Forms of Animal Abuse »

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senators Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) today introduced the bipartisan Prevent Animal Cruelty and Torture (PACT) Act. The PACT Act seeks to outlaw a heinous form of animal abuse known as “crushing,” where deranged […]…

Jul 22 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Bridge Replacement to start July 27 in McKean County; (West Eldred Road) in Eldred Township »


Detour will be in place July 27 through August 7 Bradford, PA – A bridge replacement job is scheduled July 27 through August 7 in McKean County, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation. A state-owned bridge on Township Road […]…

Jul 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Pitt-Bradford Class of 2015 endows scholarship »

Class of 2015 committee that raised funds from 29 percent of the graduating class to go toward a scholarship fund. Those pictured are, from left, Dr. Livingston Alexander, president of the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford, Yara Elbeshbishi, Sadie McLaughlin, Kyle Meserole, Kayla Beers, Michael Fitzpatrick, Ashley Young, Kelly Morrow and donor George Repchick '82, who provided the remaining funds to endow the scholarship.

BRADFORD, Pa. — Members of the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford’s Class of 2015 are the first senior class to endow a scholarship thanks to a generous challenge from alumnus George Repchick ’82 and his wife, Lynda. The Repchicks challenged […]…

Jul 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Paving Scheduled for Wednesday on Festival Way »

The next phase of Bradford’s road resurfacing project starts tomorrow morning with the paving of Festival Way. Crews will also be working on Forest and Maplewood avenues. While all the milling is done ...…

Jul 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Man Jailed for Stealing Drugs, Money from Home »

A Smethport man told police he stole prescription pain pills and money while working on the roof of a Bradford Township home because he has a drug problem. Papers filed in District Judge Rich Luther’s ...…

Jul 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Mother Pleads Not Guilty to Murdering Daughter »

A mother from Kill Buck, New York, charged with murder in connection to the death of her 1-year-old daughter has pleaded not guilty. 24-year-old Leslie Finch appeared in Cattaraugus County Court on ...…

Jul 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Deputies Looking for Beer Thief »

The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in finding the person who robbed a store in the Town of Hanover last week. They say a white man with ...…

Jul 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Kids and Cancer Benefit Run, Party Set for Saturday; Safety Celebration Added to Festivities »

After a six month whirlwind tour of the Twin Tiers, the Kids & Cancer Benefit’s 2015 Harley of Hope will be given to one lucky raffle ticket holder this Saturday at 6 p.m. The drawing will ...…

Jul 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Zippo’s Booth Plans to Retire Next Year »

George Duke, Chairman and Owner of Zippo Manufacturing Company, announced today changes that will take place next year in the senior leadership of the company. Greg Booth, Zippo’s President and CEO since 2001, has shared with...…

Jul 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

PA Legislators Ask For Investigation Into Planned Parenthood Practices in Pennsylvania »

Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-25) has joined with Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-28) in sending the attached letter to Attorney General Kathleen Kane, asking she head an investigation into Planned Parenthood practices in Pennsylvania.…

Jul 20 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Wine Walk Wineries Revealed »

The complete list of wineries locals can expect to see in the Bradford Wine Walk has been revealed. Seven wineries will offer a spread of their unique wines for sample and purchase ...…

Jul 20 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Attorney General Kane issues warning on computer repair phone scam »

HARRISBURG — Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today warned Commonwealth residents of a recent computer repair telephone scam that has been reported in Fayette County.The scam starts with a call from a person with a heavy accent who claims the recipi…

Jul 20 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

No increase for Pitt-Bradford tuition in 2015-16 »

BRADFORD, Pa. – The University of Pittsburgh board of trustees, acting through its executive committee, has approved no increase in tuition at its Bradford campus for the 2015-16 academic year. “We are very pleased that Pitt-Bradford’s tuition will not increase […]…

Jul 18 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Bradford Man Charged After Hit and Run »

Police have charged a Bradford man with several traffic-related offenses following a hit and run on Main Street Thursday night. 24-year-old James Jackman III was behind a motorcycle that had slowed...…

Jul 18 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Erie Man Jailed for Bradford Assault »

An Erie man is in McKean County Jail for allegedly hitting and injuring a High Street man this morning. Court records say police were called to High Street at about 11:30 this morning for a...…

Jul 18 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Car Hits Pickup Near Smethport »

No one was hurt when a car and a pickup truck crashed Thursday morning on Route 46 just north of Smethport. Police say the pickup driven by John Keesee Jr. of Mount Jewett was stopped...…

Jul 18 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Man Jailed for Having Sex with Teen, Who He Got Pregnant »

A 23-year-old man is accused of having sex with a 15-year-old and getting her pregnant. Chad Reed is charged with a felony count of corruption of minors, along with statutory sexual assault and...…

Jul 18 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Auditions for First Night Bradford July 20 from 6-8:30 pm »


Play the guitar, play a saxophone, any instrument? Read a monologue? Dance? Can you tell jokes? Do you know magic tricks? Come audition for First Night Star Search. We are looking for special people to share their talents. Monday, July […]…

Jul 17 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Police: Bradford Women Caught Stealing from Allegany Walmart »

Two Bradford women were sent to Cattaraugus County Jail after stealing from the Allegany Walmart. State police say 35-year-old Daisy Post and 47-year-old Kelly Bennett placed several items in their purses ...…

Jul 17 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Attorney General’s Child Predator Section tops 100 arrests in 2015 »

HARRISBURG - With additional arrests over the past week, Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today announced the Office of Attorney General's Child Predator Section has apprehended more than 100 suspected child predators in 2015. "Our agents are using…

Jul 17 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Rixford Man Cited in Livingston County, NY »

A Rixford man was cited in Livingston County, New York, after sheriff’s deputies found 13 bags of heroin and about three grams of cocaine in his car — even though the drugs weren’t...…

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Body Found, Teen Arrested in Search for Missing 8-Year-Old »

Santa Cruz police say they found a young girl's body believed to be that of Madyson Middleton, an 8-year-old who went missing late Sunday. A…

Jul 28 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Escort on serial killer: ‘He was there to kill me’ »

CNN's Boris Sanchez reports on the late Neal Falls, a man killed by an escort during an alleged assault, and suspected serial killer linked to…

Jul 28 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

House votes to overhaul U.S. Secret Service »

A bill to overhaul the U.S. Secret Service after series of high-profile missteps has overwhelmingly passed the House. …

Jul 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

‘Third-World’ LaGuardia Airport to Be Rebuilt: NY Gov. »

Governor Cuomo has introduced a plan to redesign and rebuild New York's LaGuardia Airport, which Vice President Joe Biden once called "third-world."…

Jul 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Kenneth Stroup »

Kenneth Marvin Stroup, Sr., loving husband and father, “Marvin” (as most have known him); died peacefully at home in Mt. Jewett. He was born on Dec. 29, 1934 in Westline,…

Jun 15 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Amelia Poklar »

Amelia A. Poklar KANE Amelia A. "Millie" Poklar, 84, of 641 Troupe Rd., Harborcreek, and formerly of Crosby and Pittsburgh, passed away Monday (June 1, 2015) at…

Jun 11 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Dennis Weidow »

Dennis D. Weidow KANE Dennis Duane Weidow, 75, of 1853 Pinchtown Rd., Montgomery, and formerly of Kane, passed away Sunday (May 31, 2015) at his residence. …

Jun 11 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Poems, Jars & The Biggest Joke in the World: The Bachelorette Season 11 Has Finally Come to A Close »

That was fun! And also not! What feels like the longest season of our lives is finally over, and all…

Jul 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Khloe and Kourtney Kardashian — Newly Single Sisters on Full Display (TMZ TV) »

Scott Disick and Lamar Odom’s loss is everyone else’s gain … because Khloe and Kourtney Kardashian are flaunting their bodies…

Jul 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Pregnant Ashlee Simpson and Evan Ross Are Fashion Twins Days Before Welcoming a Baby Girl—See the Hot Pic! »

Tick-tock, tick-tock! After not being photographed for close to a week, Ashlee Simpson Ross and Evan Ross had some loyal…

Jul 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Sheer Perfection: A Brief History of the Naked Dress on the Red Carpet »

If you haven't caught news of Leonardo DiCaprio's charity gala in St. Tropez last week, you didn't miss much…clothing that…

Jul 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

The Fast New SkyCam Can Fly Through Fireworks »

Forget drones: SkyCam still holds court on professional sports fields. The post The Fast New SkyCam Can Fly Through Fireworks appeared first on WIRED.…

Jul 27 2015 / Read More »

OnePlus 2 debuts with metal frame and beautiful design (pictures) »

The sequel to last year's OnePlus One returns with a metal frame and a more polished design that impresses.…

Jul 27 2015 / Read More »

Can OnePlus Two equal success for a small smartphone startup? »

OnePlus, a small Chinese upstart, drew big hype after it released the OnePlus One -- a smartphone geek's smartphone. With its follow up device, the OnePlus 2, it looks to take the next step.…

Jul 27 2015 / Read More »

Doc or Sorkinization? Which will be the better Steve Jobs movie? »

Technically Incorrect: Will it be the documentary, whose first trailer was just released? Or will it be the Aaron Sorkin version, which, it was announced Monday, will be the centerpiece of the New York Film Festival?…

Jul 27 2015 / Read More »

How the OnePlus 2 Plans to Be More Than a One-Hit Wonder »

OnePlus has to contend with the fact that it’s no longer the sexy upstart—it’s just a phone maker. The post How the OnePlus 2 Plans to Be More Than a One-Hit Wonder …

Jul 27 2015 / Read More »

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