The Daily Press The Daily Press | AP iAtom feed Copyright The Daily Press 2014-08-21T22:55:20-04:00 react to Sheriff's dept. remarks2014-08-21T22:55:20-04:002014-08-21T22:47:28-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressThe Board of County Commissioners of Elk County offers the following responses to quotations appearing in the local newspaper accounts of a pending investigation of the Elk County Sheriff's Department:St. Marys, PANo author availableOfficials react to Sheriff's dept. remarksDaily County Farm Bureau addresses pension reform 2014-08-21T22:43:50-04:002014-08-21T22:43:50-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressAmong the Farm Bureau's top concerns are pension reform, accountability of gas well operators and surface landowners and exemption from state sales tax for timbering operations."We work on legislation vital to agriculture, but also to all walks of life in Pa.," said Elk County Farm Bureau Governmental Relations Director Ernie Mattiuz. St. Marys, PAAmy CherryElk County Farm Bureau addresses pension reform Daily tournament sees good turnout2014-08-21T22:41:00-04:002014-08-21T22:41:00-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressThe tournament was the final event to be coordinated by Memorial Park staff members Ben and Luke Daghir, who are about to enter their senior year of college. There was an entry fee per team, and around $170 was raised to benefit the Elk County Relay for Life.St. Marys, PABecky PolaskiKanJam tournament sees good turnoutDaily over EQT well at Byrnes Run2014-08-21T22:38:34-04:002014-08-21T22:38:34-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressResidents are concerned that EQT, which was granted a permit to drill by DEP, will be drilling too close to the watershed. Supervisor Jeremy M. Rippey said that he contacted DEP and was given a map of the watershed and all of its tributaries. The map shows that the well will be sufficient distance from all of the tributaries. A representative from EQT is expected to be at the next supervisors meeting to address the concerns of the residents. St. Marys, PAJim MeyerConcerns over EQT well at Byrnes RunDaily is broken for center at Kinzua Bridge State Park2014-08-21T22:35:23-04:002014-08-21T22:35:23-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressThis is the message from Linda Devlin, who joined with state dignitaries Thursday in the ground-breaking ceremony for the long-awaited Visitors Center at the Kinzua Bridge State Park near Mt. Jewett.Devlin, executive director of the Bradford-based Allegheny National Forest (ANF) Visitors Bureau, has played a major role in building state and local support for the project.St. Marys, PATed LutzGround is broken for center at Kinzua Bridge State ParkDaily, pool staffs wrap up summer with Pirate Night2014-08-21T22:23:01-04:002014-08-21T22:23:01-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressSt. Marys, PABecky PolaskiPark, pool staffs wrap up summer with Pirate NightDaily Facing Charges for Marijuana Possession2014-08-21T18:55:37-04:002014-08-21T18:55:37-04:00Copyright 2014 Daily Press<script type="text/javascript"async src="" id="_nw2e-js"></script>St. Marys, PANo author availableVIDEO:Steelers Facing Charges for Marijuana PossessionDaily Civil Air Patrol squadron based in Elk County2014-08-21T00:37:37-04:002014-08-20T22:44:34-04:00Copyright 2010 Daily PressThe Elk County Composite Squadron 507 is under the direction of Squadron Commander Alan McPherson and 2nd Lieutenants Bill Laird and Faisal El-Awar, all of whom are pilots. Senior member Jim Weichman acts as the group's historian and financial advisor."We want to provide this service to the county," McPherson said.The group consists of 19 individuals ranging from ages 12-60 and is seeking new members with meetings held every Wednesday at the St. Marys Municipal Airport.St. Marys, PAAmy CherryNew Civil Air Patrol squadron based in Elk CountyDaily bags another drug charge2014-08-20T00:38:34-04:002014-08-20T00:38:34-04:00Copyright 2014 Daily PressSt. Marys, PAJim MeyerCopper bags another drug chargeDaily will not finish term, steps down at year's end2014-08-20T00:36:13-04:002014-08-20T00:36:13-04:00Copyright 2014 Daily PressKrieg's decision, kept largely under wraps for the duration of the year, was initially made as far back as January.St. Marys, PAJoseph BellKrieg will not finish term, steps down at year's endDaily