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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JVES teacher receives award

   At the Juniata Valley Elementary School, they will be kicking off the new school year by celebrating the accomplishments of one of their own.  Kindergarten teacher Kristin Joivell has been given an award for excellence in instruction from the Pe Full Story


STEM education promoted at JV

   The focus in the Juniata Valley School District will be in STEM education, as they plan to create a Maker Space for students in the high school and elementary schools.  Full Story

Borough council seats may be up for election

   Members of Alexandria Borough Council heard news regarding open council positions in the November general election at their monthly meeting Monday evening.  Borough solicitor Chris Wencker told council members the county elections office does no Full Story


Red-tailed hawk sighted in town

   Some residents of Huntingdon Borough got a little bit of excitement Monday afternoon in the form of a red-tailed hawk.  Borough residents spotted the red-tailed hawk in the area of Oneida and 14th streets in the early afternoon and noticed it wa Full Story

Humidity, rain back in forecast

   This week will mark the brief return of humidity as well as the possibility of storms in the forecast in the county.  Tom Kines, meteorologist at, said humidity has been down overall this summer.  Full Story

Health systems intend to merge

   It was announced late Friday night that UPMC and PinnacleHealth intend to merge, as both health systems have signed a “binding integration and affiliation agreement.”  J.C. Full Story

August begins peak of hurricane season

   Those who may want to take a vacation to the beach just before the school year starts may need to look at the tropics.  According to meteorologists, this is peak hurricane season, and there are two systems near the Bahamas worth monitoring at pr Full Story


Fair moves into final day

Heavy rains Friday night dampened activities, crowds

   Just as the 2017 Junior Livestock Sale was coming to a close at the Huntingdon County Fair just after 5 p.m. Full Story


Deluge soaks parts of county

   The central portion of Huntingdon County was hit with a deluge of rain Friday evening, causing havoc for dispatchers, first responders and residents in that area in a very short period of time.  According to the National Weather Service Bureau i Full Story

First case of WNV detected in state

   The state Departments of Health and Environmental Protection announced this week the first human case of West Nile Virus (WNV) has been found in Montgomery County.  In light of that, both departments are urging residents to stay protected from m Full Story

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