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UPDATE: Snow, mixed precipitation to continue to morning
UPDATE 10:25 p.m.: Additional snow accumulations of 3 to 5 inches and ice accumulations of around one-tenth of an inch are possible overnight in Livingston, Wyoming, Cattaraugus and Allegany counties through 7 a.m. Friday.
Port Allegany man charged in Friday standoff
According to Kane-based state police, 40-year-old Damian Andreano was taken into custody after he allegedly threatened to burn down the 21011 U.S. Route 6, Liberty Township, residence he was in — while there were other occupants inside. Family members exited the residence after Andreano’s threats an
Breakdown of possible Cattaraugus County tax rates in 2019
The Olean city tax rate for 2019 will be $13.24 per $1,000 assessed value, while the tax rate for the city of Salamanca will be $75.79 per $1,000, up 7.37 percent.
Contractor charged with lying about being a minority/women-owned business
Bradley Kyler, 30, owner of Bucket Pro LLC, submitted a bid to the Village of Ellicottville engineer stating that his business had that state certification, Ellicottville police said in a news release.
Gowanda man faces DWI charge after crashing into utility pole
A Gowanda man was charged with driving while intoxicated after authorities said he crashed into a utility pole in Cattaraugus County. Kodie R. Skeels, 21, hit a pole at about 2:20 a.m. Wednesday on Mosher Hollow Road in Dayton, the Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office said. Skeels was not injured in
Pennsylvania State Police at Coudersport reports
A crash occurred at 5:47 p.m. on Nov. 8 on Brookland Road in Ulysses. According to the police report, the crash occurred as Thomas A. Gage, 43, of Fillmore, was traveling north on State Route 449, when a deer entered the roadway and was struck by Gage’s vehicle, a 2004 Chevrolet Impala. The vehicle
Wintry mix could coat Pennsylvania with rain, sleet, snow
Latest e-EditionThe Bradford EraTo view our latest e-Edition click the image on the left.Bradford, PARight Now26°Partly CloudyHumidity:67%Feels Like:16°Heat Index:26°Wind:11 mphWind Chill:16°UV Index:1 LowSunrise:07:04:23 AMSunset:04:53:41 PMDew Point:16°Visibility:10 miTodayPeriods of snow. Some sl
Winter storm couldn’t stop 17th annual Festival of Trees
On the outside of The Bradford Club, Old Man Winter was unleashing several inches of snow. On the inside, the 17th annual Festival of Trees was taking place –– where generous locals were raising money for a special cause.
Buffalo native performs with Bette Midler, Vanessa Williams
Winter Weather Advisory issued November 15 at 10:32AM EST expiring November 16 at 7:00AM EST in effect for: Erie, Genesee, Monroe, Niagara, Orleans Winter Weather Advisory issued November 15 at 3:40AM EST expiring November 16 at 7:00AM EST in effect for: Niagara Winter Storm Warning issued Nove
Police: Suspect sought in attempted robbery and kidnapping in Allegany County
ALFRED, N.Y. (WIVB) - Police say they are looking for a suspect following an attempted robbery and kidnapping in Allegany County. According to police, the suspect drove a white 2012 Subaru Forester with rear end damage. The vehicle was seen in Steuben County, and is believed to have gone to Tioga Co
Pink's husband threatens to shoot looters
Latest e-EditionThe Bradford EraTo view our latest e-Edition click the image on the left.Bradford, PARight Now27°CloudyHumidity:67%Feels Like:18°Heat Index:27°Wind:10 mphWind Chill:18°UV Index:1 LowSunrise:07:03:14 AMSunset:04:54:36 PMDew Point:18°Visibility:9 miTodayMostly cloudy skies. A few flurr
High tech simulator at BRMC
Sami Placer, system director, clinical education, perioperative services at Bradford Regional Medical Center and Olean General Hospital, recently gave Bradford Hospital Foundation board members a demonstration of BRMC’s new high tech simulator. From left are Bradford Hospital Foundation board membe
Winter Weather Advisories issued for WNY
BUFFALO, N.Y. - More wintry weather is coming for Western New York for the end of the week. A Winter Storm Warning will be active for Potter and McKean counties in northern Pennsylvaniabeginning at 10 a.m. Thursday. There are also Winter Weather Advisories for Erie, Orleans, Gensee, Wyoming, Cattara
Olean Area School-Based Drug Prevention Program Reduces Stigma on Addiction
OLEAN, NY – “It could be the person taking your money at the grocery store, the lawyer you see, it is anyone you meet. They can be dealing with anything and they might be using a substance,” Rachel Linderman said.
Carnival Cruise Line to Offer Sailings to Cuba from New York, Virginia
Carnival Cruise Lineannounced the inaugural schedule Tuesday for the transformed Carnival Radiance, including the company’s first sailings to Cuba from New York and Norfolk, Virginia.
Salamanca Business Giving Out Free Thanksgiving Feasts Friday
Co-owners Matthew Radecki and Christopher Fiegl said people don’t have to be a customer of theirs to participate. Upon arrival, they will have a table-full of food items to choose from including mashed potatoes, gravy, corn, green beans, stuffing, and dinner rolls. Participants will also be given a
Police reports 11/13/18: Olean man sent back to Allegany County on felony drug charges
Jose J. Maisonet Jr., 39, of Olean, was released from the county jail, where he had been incarcerated on unrelated charges, and taken into custody by the Wellsville Police Department.
Winter Weather Advisory lifted for Wyoming, Cattaraugus and Allegany Counties
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - More snow is in the forecast for much of Western New York. Mainly rain is expected across the Buffalo area, but the possibility of a coating is in the offing. Heavier snowfall is forecast for areas to the south and east of the Buffalo metro area, however winter weather advis
Olean's Front Street bridge lift expected in spring
The Front Street railroad underpass — long the bane of tall vehicles with its 10 foot, 10 inch clearance — is expected to be raised next year, said Carl Belke, the retired president of the Western New York and Pennsylvania Railroad and now a consultant for the firm helping with infrastructure projec
Robertson: Big bucks in the Southern Tier of New York
The snowy ridge stretched before him, tree trunks dark against the snow, occasional green hemlocks boughs giving a touch of color to the black and white mosaic of the forest.