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.
Phone: (814) 643-4040 ext. 158

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Ballot positions drawn for races

   Lot numbers for the November general election were drawn Wednesday afternoon in the Bailey Building ballroom and those who were tied for votes in the May primary now will have official spots on the ballot. Full Story


Local woman hopes to bring flea market back to former glory

   Though Tumbleweed Shoppe owner Cindi Heffner is closing her shop in McConnellstown at the end of September, she has visions of something bigger on the horizon.  Her plans include bringing the Water Street Flea Market in Morris Township on Route Full Story


Travelers will see higher gas prices

   Though AAA Central Penn doesn’t think it will keep motorists from hitting the roads this Labor Day weekend, the price of gas has risen considerably thanks to the impact of Hurricane Harvey on the southeastern portion of Texas.  Full Story


Commissioners hire EMA director

   The Huntingdon County Commissioners approved hiring a new director for the county’s Emergency Management Agency at their weekly meeting Tuesday morning.  Joseph “Joe” Thompson of Huntingdon was approved to take over the spot le Full Story

Volunteer to aid Harvey victims

   Around 30 people from the region, including one Barree Township resident, have been or soon will be deployed by the American Red Cross to help those in flood-ravaged Texas after catastrophic flooding from Tropical Storm Harvey.  Full Story


Dealing with the aftermath

Texas residents with ties to area discuss Harvey’s impact

   Some residents of the Houston, Texas, area with local ties to the county have been impacted by the devastating floods and aftermath of now Tropical Storm Harvey.  In the greater Houston area, as much as 40 inches of rain is expected to have fall Full Story


Development still planned

Updated master plan could include lodge, recreation area

   Thanks to legislation passed in December 2016 called the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation (WIIN) Act, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has been approved to update its master plan. Full Story

Crash victims’ names released

   State police at Huntingdon have released names of those involved in the Henderson Township crash that claimed the life of one man, injured two others and destroyed the storefront of Kwik Fill just before 5 a.m. Aug. 23.  Full Story

AAA backs ignition interlock change

   AAA Central Penn fully supports the new ignition interlock law, Act 33 of 2016, that officially goes into effect today, as it will protect the safety of drivers in the county and throughout central Pennsylvania.  Full Story

County’s Democrats to hold annual event

   For the fifth year, the Huntingdon County Democratic Committee will holding its annual corn boil Saturday, Aug. 26, at the Wilson Farm in Three Springs. The annual Lee R. Full Story

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