Kane Mayor Brandy Schimp spent a day in Washington, D.C., Friday, participating in an opportunity to meet with other mayors from around the U.S. and President Donald Trump to discuss “Transforming America’s Communities.”

PCN will air live coverage of Gov. Tom Wolf’s 2020 budget address and budget hearings with state departments, beginning at 11 a.m. Feb. 4.

CDC tips for health during flu: So far this during the 2019-2020 flu season (which typically peaks between December and February), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that there have been over 800 hospitalizations and 24 flu-associated deaths in Pennsylvania.

A stabbing at the Lighter Side Bar Friday morning sent two people to the hospital. Bradford City Police say that they are seeking help from the public in locating Jamie Darnell Reedus-Gillyard, who is a suspect in the case.

Imagine the feeling of floating in a zero-gravity environment, the tension leaving your muscles and stress and worries of the day melting off of you. While that may sound like something out of a science fiction movie, you can experience this, along with many other benefits associated with fl…

A preliminary hearing has been scheduled for later this month for the Smethport man facing more than 50 counts relating to child pornography.

SMETHPORT — A Waynesburg man pleaded guilty Thursday in McKean County Court to allegations he had three DUIs in a two-month period, and when police tried to pull him over during the third DUI,…


CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Supporters of a regional pact that would tackle transportation emissions are struggling to win over several New England governors concerned that the climate change initiative will increase gas prices.


RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Like she has so many other nights, Ana María Gomes is awakened by the cries of her husband and tries to calm him as he shouts for help from his mine coworkers. She convinces him the dam collapse that devastated their city of Brumadinho and killed at least 270 people hap…

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Almost immediately after birth a child begins to imitate their parents. They mimic mannerisms and behaviors such as smiling when their parents smile, make similar noises and, when they are old enough to talk, they repeat what parents say.

Vaping controversy has been front and center lately, with the recent news that the CEO of Juul, Kevin Burns, had resigned in September, as an increasing number of deaths related to vaping and threats of federal regulation are presenting a massive challenge for the e-cigarette company.

Whether it’s by car, train or plane, it can sometimes be tough to get a good night’s sleep when traveling. You’re away from the comfort of your own bed, and you could be traveling with people who cry, sneeze, talk loudly or watch a movie without headphones. But you can still sleep well while traveling. Learn how traveling across time zones impacts your sleep, what causes jet lag, and how you can feel rested the next time you travel across the country.

The American Society for the Positive Care of Children estimates that child abuse reports involve 7.5 million children, and child abuse crosses all socioeconomic and educational levels, religions, ethnic and cultural groups. The National Children’s Alliance has reported that nearly 700,000 children are abused in the U.S annually. Childhelp.org, a nonprofit organization dedicated to the prevention and treatment of child abuse, found that a report of child abuse is made every 10 seconds.

It is healthy for the bodies to take probiotics. They cleanse the body and the gut system. The “good bacteria” helps keep the gut healthy. Instead of buying expensive probiotic products, nature offers some organic choices for you that you can use daily for a better gut health. The name itself is derived from the Latin 'pro-' 'for' and the Greek '-biotic' 'life. The discovery of the probiotics came in the early 20th century and was found in Bulgaria where the bacteria Bacillus Bulgarikus was found in milk.

While air pollution in the U.S. has improved remarkably since the passage of the Clean Air Act, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) estimates that 137 million people nationwide still live in counties where air pollution levels exceeded air quality standards. In 2018, the U.S. emitted 76 million tons of pollution into the atmosphere, which according to the American Lung Association, contributes to increased rates of lung cancer and reduced lifespans among American families.

MIAMI (AP) — An ally of Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro has hired a Washington lobbyist whose business has boomed under the Trump administration as part of a $12.5 million effort to ease sanctions and reset bilateral relations as the U.S.-backed campaign to oust the socialist leader stalls.