Traditionally, an eighth wedding anniversary brings gifts of bronze or sometimes pottery, but American Refining Group Inc.’s Prafulla Patil and his wife Ulkarani had something far better in mind by which to remember theirs: Becoming American citizens.

SMETHPORT — Using the well-known game format of Jeopardy, the McKean County Historical Society will sponsor its second production of this popular game featuring questions about the history of the county.

The Lutheran Home at Kane has a new administrator — Charlotte Floravit, NHA, who has been the director of human resources for the facility since July 2015.

King Richard Parker and Queen Ami Shavalier will represent the Smethport Senior Center at Senior Citizens' Day Aug. 16 at the McKean County Fair. Both are members of the Center's Elderberries Club; Ami is president and Richard is secretary. Ami, who is also treasurer of the Smethport Chapter…

CLEARFIELD — The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced that work to replace a box culvert on Big Shanty Road, Route 4001, in Lafayette Township is scheduled to start July 23.

RIDGWAY — The Allegheny National Forest is joining several other organizations as part of the Allegheny Plateau Invasive Plant Management Area to host a workshop on how to identify and report invasive plants.


ALLEGANY, N.Y. — When attendees stop by the annual Bonafest event from 5 to 9:30 p.m. Friday at St. Bonaventure Church in Allegany, they will participate in festivities that are part of a new format of fundraisers sponsored throughout the year by the parish.


HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — These Pennsylvania lotteries were drawn Monday:


WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is filing a challenge at the World Trade Organization against China, the European Union, Canada, Mexico and Turkey for retaliating against American tariffs on imported steel and aluminum.

WASHINGTON (AP) — Key members of Congress, including some Republicans, are criticizing President Donald Trump's performance at a press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin as "bizarre," ''shameful" and a "missed opportunity" to stand up to Russia.

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. envoy for Libya is warning that a recent agreement to resume oil production in the conflict-torn country will not hold unless key issues concerning the distribution of wealth and "endemic plundering of resources" are speedily tackled.