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Marcellus wells top expectations

gasproduction BY LAURA LEGERE  Times-Shamrock Writer Marcellus Shale gas wells in Northeastern and Northcentral Pennsylvania led the state in natural gas production last year, exceeding…


9-11 victims remembered

BY MICHAEL J. RUDOLF As the sun set over a hillside just outside South Montrose, several hundred people gathered to remember those killed in the…


Auburn Township thanked by Chesapeake

BY PAT FARNELLI A representative of Chesapeake Energy attended the Auburn Township supervisors meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 7, to thank the supervisors for their “kind…


Montrose adopts skateboard ordinance

BY STACI WILSON Skateboarders will no longer be able to ride their boards on the sidewalks of the Montrose business district. Borough council adopted the…


Truck driver acquitted

BY STACI WILSON A Susquehanna County jury found a truck driver accused of bilking Lackawanna/ Susquehanna County Mental Health/ Mental Retardation out of more than…



County chooses electric supplier

BY STACI WILSON With the deregulation of electric looming, the commissioners signed a one-year contract with Constellation Energy, of Baltimore, Md. The county will purchase…


BR principals report smooth start

BY STACI WILSON Blue Ridge’s three principals reported at the Sept. 13 board meeting that the school year was off to a smooth start. Following…