Many Pennsylvania school districts have begun to cannibalize their long-term reserve funds to balance their operating budgets - a short-term fix that can only lead to more long-term problems. The situation illustrates further than the state government p (read more)
In our journeys across the Internet in our never-ending search for knowledge and entertainment, we've all had contact at some point with that fascinating creature know colloquially as "The Troll." Trolls - also known as "flamers" - are easily spotted on (read more)
Drivers this Labor Day weekend find the cost of filling their gas tanks at a low point for the summer. Short of celebrating with a joy ride, the decrease provides some relief for motorists burdened by high fuel prices. The regional retail gas price aver (read more)
The Public Utility Commission plans to go the extra mile in its service to the gas industry. The state Supreme and Commonwealth courts have stripped the PUC of the extraordinary power that Mr. Corbett and the Legislature had given it to overrule local (read more)

Letters to the Editor
It's all 'Geek' EDITOR: I can not understand why all of the erudite souls in Bradford County's library systems have come up with the term 'Geek', instead of 'love', to express their attachment to their libraries. I realize that I am not well educated h (read more)
More on Watergate EDITOR: In response to the recent letter to the editor and for the benefit of the young readers who may not be familiar with the President Richard M. Nixon and the Watergate break in, let me take issue with David J. Brann's statement, (read more)
Letter to the Editor EDITOR: I want to express my thoughts regarding two of the commissioners' decisions to terminate Bradford County's membership in the Endless Mountain's Visitor's Bureau (EMVB). Ironically, Mr. McLinko voted against the implementation (read more)
"Thanks to Tioga Downs" EDITOR: "Thanks to Tioga Downs" is a sentiment that is heard repeatedly in Tioga County and beyond, and I hope is never taken for granted. I'm happy to add my thanks once again to Tioga Downs for their timely and gracious assista (read more)
Reforming the antiquated school construction process and state reimbursement EDITOR: The purpose of this letter is to encourage citizens to contact their state representatives to encourage them to support House Bill 2124. When school districts (read more)
Trudy EDITOR: Last Thursday afternoon I returned home from Elmira to two emails and a voice mail that were in regard to Trudy Bull. I was in a state of disbelief she just could not be gone. We had just been at a Bradford County Historical Society board (read more)
What a waste EDITOR: Last weekend the drinking water of 400,000 Toledo residents was fouled by animal waste. With unfettered growth of animal agriculture and ineffective discharge regulations, it will happen again in our own state. The problem has becom (read more)
Wrong decision EDITOR: I believe the Pennsylvania Supreme Court made a wrong decision regarding gathering fees. Our lease does not mention gathering fees. The Supreme Court added this. Governor Corbett said he could undo their ruling because it would ch (read more)