Grossman reacts to Dahlkemper’s announcement

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“I suppose every elected official would like to never have any challengers, but that’s just not realistic,” said Erie County Executive Barry Grossman in reaction to the news that former U.S. Congresswoman Kathy Dahlkemper confirmed her intentions Monday, Feb. 25 to challenge him in May’s upcoming Democratic Primary Elections. “My feeling is that you don’t worry who your opponents […]

Dahlkemper confirms plans to run for Erie County Executive

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In an email received Monday evening just after 7:30 p.m., former U.S. Rep. Kathy Dahlkemper confirmed Erie Reader’s initial reports of her plans to run for Erie County Executive. “I would like to confirm and clarify my plans. I intend to run for Erie County Executive this year,” Dahlkemper wrote. “I have spent recent months pursuing various options, […]

Governor's Awards to bring distinguished artists to Erie

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Erie’s no stranger to art festivals. Heck, the dust from Erie’s notorious Chalk Walk is still faintly visible on State Street, and strains of the Erie Art Museum’s Blues and Jazz Festival can still faintly be heard blowing through the wind. But the upcoming Pennsylvania Governor’s Awards for the Arts – with a week of […]

High school students study on Gannon's floating classroom

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High school students from Erie, Crawford and Warren Counties take to the water on Gannon’s research vessel, Environaut, during the Summer School of Excellence. Hands-on research is one of many advantages to Gannon’s location on Lake Erie. See the video below from WICU 12 News. WICU12/WSEE Erie, PA News, Sports, Weather and Events