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Shots Fired At Pennsylvania Courthouse Leaves One Dead, Four Injured, Police Say

Multiple people have been shot at a Fayette County district judge’s office in Masontown, Pennsylvania, authorities say, in a tragedy leaving one dead and four injured.

THE DAILY CALLER - 2018-09-19 16:09:00

Port Allegany man jailed for alleged assault

Larry Kline, 42, of North Brooklynside Road, is charged with aggravated assault, a first-degree felony; strangulation and simple assault, second-degree misdemeanors; harassment, a summary offense.

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-09-18 16:00:00

Police reports 9/20/18: 7-Eleven employee charged with stealing almost $2,000 of beer, cigarettes

Caleb J. Kessler, 20, of 120 N. Third St., Olean, was charged at 11:21 a.m. Wednesday with fourth-degree grand larceny, a class E felony.

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-09-20 03:24:00

Pet Supplies Plus of Olean to open Sept. 29 with weekend of special events

Officials said the store will feature grooming areas, grooming services, community rooms and veterinary service offerings provided by VIP Petcare Clinics, as well as self-pet wash stations.


Bradford man jailed for pot growing operation in home

Wade Bunker, 49, of 647 Bolivar Drive, is charged with possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, a felony; endangering the welfare of a child, a first-degree misdemeanor; possession of a controlled substance and of drug paraphernalia, misdemeanors.

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-09-19 12:00:00

Ellicottville Central School District again looking for new elementary principal

ELLICOTTVILLE — The Ellicottville Central School District is again searching for an elementary principal and curriculum coordinator after William Delity, who was assigned to the posts in August, chose to return to his position as an elementary teacher at the school.

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-09-20 02:11:00

A major cryptocurrency exchange is trolling the New York attorney general

It probably wasn't the smartest move. Roughly 24 hours after a major report from the New York state attorney general's office led officials to declare that the cryptocurrency exchange Kraken is "possibly operating unlawfully in New York," the exchange apparently decided the best response was to thu

MASHABLE - 2018-09-19 22:00:03

Jamestown man sentenced for food stamp fraud

Joseph M. Gullotti, 57, of Jamestown, was also ordered to pay over $170,000 in restitution to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

WIVB - 2018-09-18 21:30:02

OTH Female Athlete of the Week (Sept. 18): Calista Heister, Olean

A 10-goal week included history and an epic win for Heister and the Huskies (6-1). The senior scored five goals Wednesday against Dunkirk, becoming Olean’s all-time leading scorer. Then on Friday, in a CCAA West battle at defending state champion Allegany-Limestone, Heister scored twice — giving her

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-09-18 11:15:00

Man's body found floating in Jamestown river

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (WIVB) - A body was found floating in a river in Jamestown Monday morning.Police in the city responded to the area of Victoria Ave. and Institute St. around 6:30 a.m. and found the body of 61-year-old Robert Cavender.They say that at some point during the night, he had fallen into th

WIVB - 2018-09-18 16:11:35

Southern Tier Anesthesiologists rally planned for Thursday in Lincoln Park

The gathering will start at 6 p.m., feature a video presentation and speakers, and will be attended by a few city and county officials, according to organizer Rick Smith.

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-09-19 02:32:00

More goals remain for Heister after breaking Olean record

Olean’s Calista Heister (right) is congratulated by teammates Marina Miketish (8) and Rylie Gumtow (6) during a game against Holland on Sept. 8. Heister, the program’s newly crowned career scoring leader, drives the Huskies’ hopes of a deep playoff run.Derek Gumtow/Olean Times Herald

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-09-19 04:15:00

National Guard Promotes Allegany and Hinsdale Residents

Phillippi is assigned to the 222nd Military Police Company, and Wesolowski is assigned to Headquarters Troop 2-101 Cavalry (Reconnaissance, Surveillance and Target Acquisition).

TAPINTO.NET - 2018-09-18 16:01:00

Cuba-Rushford Middle-High School evacuates students after bomb threat

Police vehicles sit outside a locked-down Cuba-Rushford Middle-High School after a threat in January 2017. On Tuesday, an anonymous bomb threat was made at the school, causing an evacuation.Olean Times Herald file photo

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-09-18 19:52:00

Grant income funds considered for blighted Olean home demolitions

The Common Council’s City Operations committee heard from Keri Kerper, coordinator of the city’s Office of Community Development, on using Community Development Block Grant income funds to cover the costs of demolishing 122 E. Henley St., 305 N. Seventh St., 331 N. 13th St. and 213 W. Greene St.

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-09-19 04:49:00

Rixford Water system getting new storage tank

U.S. Rep. Glenn Thompson, R-Pa., announced Monday a $125,000 grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission and a $125,000 loan from USDA Rural Development to be used to assure the community has access to safe drinking water.

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-09-18 16:00:00

Police reports 9/18/18: Pennsylvania woman charged with DWI after roll-over accident

Jennifer L. Newton, 33 of Shinglehouse, Pa., was driving on Bells Brook Road when the accident occurred. Troopers responded to the scene and detected the odor of alcohol while interviewing her.


Man charged with second offense this year on Route 219

A Salamanca man was arrested by State Police Monday for driving while on drugs, the second time this year he was arrested for the same offense, according to State Police.


Mitrano addresses health care and vets, contrasts herself to Reed at Olean town hall

OLEAN — Approximately 50 people turned out to the John J. Ash Community Center Saturday to talk to Tracy Mitrano — and they had a lot on their mind.From health care to gun control, from campaign finance reform to education, area residents brought it all to the discussion and Mitrano was eager to tal


St. Bonaventure to dive into Polar Spray to raise funds for Special Olympics

The fourth annual Polar Spray to benefit Special Olympics New York will held Friday, Sept. 21, with registration at 4 p.m. on the outdoor basketball courts between the Sandra A. and William L. Richter Center and the Reilly Center. At 5 p.m., participants will be sprayed by a fire hose courtesy of vo