Endless Mountain Heritage Region board members learned recently that the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources had allotted a grant totaling $235,000 to help them achieve their goals in the new year. The funds will be used to help the EMHR pursue a wide variety of ini…

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TOWANDA — The Towanda School Board passed a resolution Monday to not raise taxes beyond Act 1 index for the 2022-2023 school year as it begins the budgeting process.

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WEST BURLINGTON TOWNSHIP — An inmate faces felony charges for allegedly assaulting and spitting on officers at the Bradford County Correctional Facility on Jan. 7.

HARRISBURG — More than $135 million in unclaimed property was returned in Pennsylvania during 2021 along with 229 military decorations and memorabilia to veterans or their families.

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The area has recently seen some snow and slush accumulation. In an attempt address some of the health concerns associated with the winter weather, Dr. Joseph Choi, chairman of Guthrie Orthopedics, offered his insight during a media event Tuesday.

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While dozens of Bradford County FFA members entered livestock and other projects in the 106th Pennsylvania Farm Show held in Harrisburg last week, the high point for many of them was the State FFA Association Mid-Winter Convention. The event, which involved hundreds of FFA members from chapt…

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Bradford County received from 6 to 10 inches of snow on Monday with about 6 inches in the southeast and 10 inches in the northwest, according to the National Weather Service in Binghamton, New York.

Dennis and Barb Smouse of Monroeton have been named the new Pennsylvania District directors for the Gold Wing Road Riders Association. According to an announcement from Tom and Renee Wasluck, the national director’s assistants for the northeast region, the Smouses have previously held the po…

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TOWANDA – More than 50 people braved temperatures below freezing and brisk wind chills on Sunday, joining the Bradford County Pennsylvanians for Human Life for their annual Rally for Life in Towanda.

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A snow storm is expected to make its way across the county today and tomorrow as local municipalities prepare for the coming snowfall.

The Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) is making a new round of Community Conservation Partnerships Program (C2P2) grants available. Counties, municipalities, pre-qualified land trusts, non-profits, and other eligible organizations may apply for the grants b…

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TOWANDA BOROUGH — Due to the winter storm warning currently in effect calling for heavy snow, high winds, low wind chills, sleet and freezing rain, a snow emergency has been declared in Towanda Borough beginning at 5 p.m. on Sunday.

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The Spotted Lanternfly is considered one of the biggest threats in decades to Pennsylvania’s agricultural industry. In 2014, the invasive insect native to Asia was discovered in Berks County and has steadily moved north and west to spread across the Commonwealth. By 2020, the Lanternfly had …

B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging’s Senior Companion Program is recruiting for volunteers. The Senior Companion program is looking for income-eligible Senior Companion volunteers age 55 and older who enjoy working with other seniors to serve as companions for the most vulnerable seniors age 60 an…

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The county will be experiencing freezing cold temperatures and wind chills well below zero degrees today and tomorrow.

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ATHENS BOROUGH — Felony burglary charges have been filed against 42-year-old Adam J. Pettit, who allegedly broke into and robbed two residences in Athens Borough on Dec. 27, 2021, according to the Athens Borough Police.

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Two FFA members – siblings – from the Athens area entered a number of photos at the Pennsylvania Farm Show and won several ribbons for a variety of subject matter, including farm animals and images depicting their shared hobbies.

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The Endless Mountains Maple Syrup Producers Association was front and center at the Pennsylvania Farm Show this year. And a couple from Warren Township has once again taken on the important task of teaching Farm Show guests about maple sugar production. Their operation is almost at the cente…

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Two Canton teachers took 18 students to the Pennsylvania Farm Show several times over the past week, with yet another trip planned to dismantle a display. In various combinations, they checked in gingerbread houses they’d submitted and a landscape display they’d built. Others demonstrated ho…

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TROY – Troy School Board discussed its new health and safety plan at its meeting Tuesday. The 2022 Plan was constructed using CDC guidelines as a framework. After much discussion, it was passed 6-3.

PennDOT District 3-0 employees continued their efforts to make a positive impact in their communities in 2021. With the pandemic continuing throughout the year, employees used a variety of methods to raise money and seek donations while following the CDC and Pennsylvania Department of Health…

WILLIAMSPORT – Lycoming College’s eSports and Gaming Club recently wrapped up its fall ’21 season in the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference with much success, crowning its first ever ECAC champion, Mo Terry ’22. With much to look forward to — a brand new arena outfitted with gaming PCs, …

NORTH TOWANDA – The Wyalusing School Board toured the Northern Tier Career Center Monday as part of its monthly meeting at the facility, which also included a dinner.