Archive for November, 2018

Human Services Advisory Board Meeting Cancelled

November 15th, 2018 Comments off

A meeting of the Potter County Human Services (PCHS) Advisory Board scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 15, has been cancelled due to adverse driving conditions. The next meeting will be held in January. Details will be announced. PCHS operates programs for victims of alcoholism and other drug abuse, older citizens, the mentally ill, children who are at risk, and the intellectually disabled. Advisory board members are appointed by the Potter County Board of Commissioners. Anyone interested in being considered for appointment to the board should contact the Commissioners Office at 274-8290, extension 207.

Unofficial Potter County Election Results; 59% Turnout

November 6th, 2018 Comments off

Voter turnout in Potter County was 59 percent for the Nov. 6, 2018, General Election, according to Sandy Lewis, director of elections. Following are unofficial returns with all 33 of the precincts reporting:

U.S. Senator: Bob Casey Jr. (D) 1,542, Lou Barletta (R) 4,551, Neal Gale (Green) 38, Dale R. Kerns Jr. (Lib.) 61.

Governor/Lt. Governor: Tom Wolf and John Fetterman (D) 1,450; Scott Wagner & Jeff Bartow (R) 4,723; Paul Glover and Jocolyn Bowser-Bostick (Green) 42; Ken V. Krawchuk and Kathleen S. Smith (Lib.) 66.

Representative in Congress (Pa. 12th District): Marc Friedenberg (D) 1,414; Tom Marino (R) 4,841

Representative in Pa. General Assembly (67th District): Maryanne Cole (D) 974, Martin T. Causer (R) 4,853.

Representative in Pa. General Assembly (68th District): Carrie Heath (D) 122, Clint Owlett (R) 332.

All returns are unofficial until they are certified through the official count of the Potter County Canvassing and Computing Board.