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Kylie Hawn

Job Title: Staff Writer
Covers: J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital, Blueprint Communities, Juniata Valley School Board and Juniata Valley municipalities
About: Kylie began working at The Daily News in 2012 after working for 10 years as a newspaper graphics production artist. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in English/Communications from Albright College in 2001 and graduated from Southern Huntingdon County High School in 1997.
E-mail: khawn@huntingdondailynews.com
Phone: (814) 643-4040 ext. 158

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Displaced workers look for new education opportunities

   After the announcement two manufacturers will be shutting their doors later this year, local adult continuing education programs have seen an increase in inquiries from county workers who will soon find themselves looking for new career direction. Full Story

Region has $1 million in unclaimed property

   According to the state Department of Treasury, out of the $1.9 billion of unclaimed property in the commonwealth, approximately $1 million of that belongs to Huntingdon County residents.  Full Story

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Residents favor new pope

   Wednesday afternoon was met with cheers of rejoicing from 1.2 billion Catholics around the world as Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio from Buenos Aires, Argentina, now known as Pope Francis, was elected to be the first Jesuit pope and the first pope fro Full Story

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Reducing risks of cancer

Screenings stressed during colon cancer awareness month

   March is National Colon Cancer Awareness Month and J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital doctors, in conjunction with the American Cancer Society, want to stress the importance of preventative measures to reduce the risk of colon cancer. Full Story

ORJMA board accepts timetable of legal fees

   Members of the Orbisonia- Rockhill Joint Municipal Authority (ORJMA) passed a resolution with a schedule of legal fees regarding any municipal liens filed with the authority during its monthly meeting Tuesday.  Full Story

March is month of change

   The old saying closely associated with March, “It comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb,” is not without reason. Full Story

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Merger rumors circulate

J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital considers its options

   With recent reports of Lewistown Hospital and Altoona Regional Health System signing intents to merge with groups like Geisinger and University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), rumors have been circulating that J.C. Full Story

Event permits call for insurance proof

   County municipalities and other groups wishing to put on a parade this spring and summer have been informed by officials at PennDOT of some changes regarding the special permit application. Full Story

Morris Township supervisors approve resolution

   The Morris Township Board of supervisors adopted an intergovernmental agreement in regards to the newly formed Juniata Valley Regional Emergency Management Agency (JVREMA) at its regular meeting Thursday night.  Full Story

Daylight saving time begins this weekend

   With a few exceptions, most areas of the United States will “spring” into daylight saving time this weekend by moving their clocks one hour forward beginning at 2 a.m. Sunday.  Full Story

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