Herald of March 1, 2012
The Juniata Valley Audubon Society agreed to drop a lawsuit against the Department of Environmental Protection and mine developer Catherine Properties LLC after receiving a formal pledge from the company that it would not disturb a cave site or surrounding areas near a proposed limestone quarry in Catherine Township. The area is a nesting site for the endangered Eastern Small Footed Bat and the Heller Cave Springtail.
Four employees of Claysburg-Kimmel School district took advantage of retirement incentives and submitted their resignations. They were Roberta Pears, D...