The Pavilion at Bradford Regional Medical Center has been approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education to offer a certified nursing assistant course.

A number of preliminary hearings were scheduled for Wednesday in Bradford, including one for a Bradford man who is facing drug charges.

UNDERGROUND RAILROAD ADDITIONS: At the end of National Park week in April, Second Gentleman of the United States Douglas Emhoff and Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland announced 16 additions…

ERIE — The Pennsylvania State Police Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement office cited three Bradford establishments in April, two for violating COVID-related mandates.

SMETHPORT — Smethport Borough Council adopted a resolution Monday in support of the borough’s application for a Greenways, Trails and Recreation program grant of $181,584.48 from the Commonwea…

RIDGWAY — The North Central Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development Commission held a board meeting on April 28, in which they reviewed and approved several business loans.

SMETHPORT — The McKean County Republican Committee will host a chicken barbecue at 5 p.m. Tuesday at the McKean County Fairgrounds, large pavilion.

FOX LAKE, Ill. — The Second (Indianhead) Division Association is searching for anyone who served in the Army’s 2nd Infantry Division at any time.

HARRISBURG — The Wolf administration, in coordination with the COVID-19 Vaccine Joint Task Force, announced that mitigation orders except masking will be lifted on Memorial Day.

BIRDWATCH: Jim Bogdan of Otto Township reports that the first rose-breasted grosbeaks of the year arrived at his house on Sunday.

PITTSBURGH — Gas prices in Western Pennsylvania are steady this week at $3.034 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Gas Price Report.

MAY THE 4TH BE WITH YOU: If you are a Star Wars fan, chances are you know today is Star Wars Day. For those who don’t follow as closely, today is a well-known Star Wars pun that launched a holiday.

May 7 marks the 10th year of in-person community service projects for KARE for Kane. Technically, this year is the 11th year but COVID-19 made any kind of large-group event a no-go in 2020. Th…