BREAKING: McKean County Jail Escapee, America’s Most Wanted Fugitive Captured

MCKEAN CO. – A prison escapee and alleged sexual predator has been captured in Chautauqua County, NY. Joseph Chapman, 28, was arrested yesterday by New York State Police after a local resident recognized him from an episode of America’s Most […]

Otto Eldred to Represent McKean County at the PA State Envirothon

The Otto Eldred team of five students, consisting of Jared Dickerson, Aaron Howard, Zach Mead, Adam Wolf and Noah Jordan took first place overall at the “Wild” Envirothon held on Tuesday, May 8 at the Keating Sportsmen’s Club in Smethport. […]

Tornado Confirmed in Potter County

COUDERSPORT – The National Weather Service in State College has confirmed that an EF0 tornado touched down near Ayers Hill in Potter County on Wednesday. Officials from the NWS and Potter County EMA reviewed the damage Friday. The tornado first […]

Car Fire in North Coudersport

COUDERSPORT – Fire personnel from Department 48 (Coudersport) extinguished a car fire near the bridge coming into Rubbertown just moments ago.

Derek’s First Turkey!

Hunter’s Info Derek Rank 11 yrs old (Y)021-208-202 CID# Turkey Info 25 lb Gobbler 10 1/2″ beard 7/8″ spurs This was Derek’s 1st turkey..  He is 11 yrs old and has turkey hunted for 2 yrs.. The turkey was shot […]

Rotary Club Cleans Up

Members of the Coudersport Rotary Club recently participated in the annual Roadside Clean-up. Club members Brent Addleman, Mark Benson, Melissa Gee and Paul Herzig cleared unwanted debris along U.S. Route 6.

School Delays and Closings

The following schools are under a two-hour delay: Coudersport, Cameron County, Northern Potter, Galeton, Wellsville, Whitesville, and Scio. The following schools have been closed: Alfred Montessori.

Prather Sentenced to Life in Prison

COUDERSPORT – Jonothan ‘Jeep’ Prather, age 20, will spend life in prison after pleading guilty to murdering 18-year-old Samuel Miller. Prather was sentenced Monday in Potter County court. In June of last year he pleaded guilty to shooting 18-year-old Samuel […]

Methamphetamine Laboratory Raid in Port Allegany, PA

Detectives from the McKean County District Attorney’s Office, McKean County Drug Task Force, and the Pennsylvania State Police Clandestine Laboratory Response Team raided a residence at 63 South Main Street in Port Allegany on the evening of March 14, 2012. […]

House Fire in Ulysses

Update: Fire departments from Coudersport, Genesee and Ulysses, among others, are busy battling this blaze on Graham Street Ext. in Ulysses. State police, PEMA, PCDES and firemen from Whitesville have also been dispatched to the fire. —-   Heavy smoke […]

Coudersport Youth Wrestling Team Captures First Place in Home Tournament

The Coudersport Youth Wrestling team captured first place at their home tournament on February 18. Pictured here with the team trophy are, bottom row (L-R): Cale Ayers (3rd), Kaden Bova (3rd), Dylan Kelly (2nd), James Culvey (1st), Gavyn Ayers (1st), […]

Cutting Edge Gymnastics Team Takes 2nd Place

Last weekend, Cutting Edge Gymnastics of Coudersport, PA traveled to Williamsport for their Climb High Invitational, a USAG private club competition. Twenty-one gymnasts from Level 3-8, and Novice Prep Optional represented Cutting Edge Gymnastics. Cutting Edge fought hard and stayed […]

NY Father-and-Son Duo Rack Up More Charges in PA

Father and son accused of stealing over $100,000 in NY and PA COUDERSPORT – Father Ronnie Lee Farrow, Sr., age 52, and son Ronnie Lee Farrow, Jr., age 26, both from New York state, have been charged with burglary and […]

Collector’s Cards Commemorate 1911 Austin Dam Failure and Flood

COUDERSPORT – A Potter County publishing company has produced the first in a series of collectors’ cards commemorating the tragic 1911 Austin dam failure and flood. The post card-size collectibles will be released in sets of six. Proceeds will benefit […]