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Hinsdale home struck by lightning, catches fire
“The structure is probably 40 percent damaged,” said Hinsdale Fire Chief Kelly Karst as his firefighters worked to remove insulation from the ceiling to catch any embers. “The entire roof of the structure is affected. It’s still intact, but it’s affected.”
Olean police fatally shoot dog
OLEAN, NY - There is outrage in Olean, Cattaragus County on the decision police officers took last Friday to fatally shoot a dog. The incident was recorded on cell phone video."Olean police department and DEC going after a dog on that front porch," said Don Blocher, who went to Facebook live, to rec
Cattaraugus County Court reports: Olean man pleads not guilty to alleged gang assault
Johnathan Beach, 31, of Olean, pleaded not guilty June 11 in Cattaraugus County Court to an indictment that charges him with first-degree gang assault, a class B felony; second-degree assault, a class D felony; and fourth-degree conspiracy, a class E felony.
Crews on scene of house fire in Cattaraugus County
HINSDALE, N.Y. (WIVB) - - The Hinsdale Fire Department and other fire departments are at the scene of a fire at a house on Oak Lane in Hinsdale.The call came in around 8 p.m.We'll have more information when it's available.
Police Reports 6/17/18: Pennsylvania Man Charged with Attempted Homicide
John Thomas Polen IV, 21, of Genesee, was charged at 1:14 p.m. with attempted homicide, reckless endangerment and two counts of aggravated assault.
Public questions why Olean police killed dog
Dozer, a male, red-nosed pit bull, was shot and killed by the Olean Police Department Friday. The incident has led to a debate amongst community members about whether police were justified in putting down the dog.Photo submitted
Jamestown Man Arrested for on Drug Charges
OLEAN, NY – State Troopers arrested Ameir A. Glover on June 8 for criminal possession of a narcotic drug and unlawful possession of marijuana.Police said they detected the odor of marijuana during a routine traffic stop on Buffalo Street in Olean. According to police, troopers executed a probable c
Man killed in Route 400 crash identified
The driver killed Saturday after he was ejected from his custom 1920s open car along Route 400 in Elma has been identified as Jeffrey Mogg, 52, of Franklinville, the Erie County Sheriff's Office said Monday.
Paranormal group to investigate Phelps Hotel tonight
PHELPS — A group studying the paranormal is investigating the Phelps Hotel, having conducted two sessions already.Genesee Valley Paranormal Investigators North, a division of G.V.P.I., will return to the Main Street building for another go-round tomorrow. Their investigation is slated for 9 p.m. unt
Woman walks to police station to report she was assaulted
Police charged her acquaintance, Joseph Judd, 28, of Allegany St. with assault, harassment and criminal obstruction of breathing or blood circulation.
Bounces, Rapids foil Oilers in Father’s Day loss
Olean was down 3-2 in the eighth with one out and a Rapids runner on first when a potential double-play ball was hit to shortstop Kevin Higgins, who was handcuffed on the bounce. The error helped Genesee score four game-clinching runs, two of them unearned.
Doctor at opiate treatment center in Limestone loses license
A doctor who had been operating an opiate treatment center for several months in the Town of Carrollton Municipal Complex in Limestone, N.Y., has voluntarily surrendered his license to prescribe narcotics to patients at the facility.
Meth lab reportedly found in South Third Street apartment
Derek Varnum, 24, of 119 S. Third St., and Corry Wymer, 35, of 824 N. Union St., were both charged with third-degree unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine, a class D felony, and held for arraignment in Olean City Court. Other charges are pending.
Olean High School reunion brings back memories for old and young
But both old and young had similar answers when asked what brought them, in some cases from across the country, to the 135th Olean High School Alumni Reunion: friendship.
Air-quality alert issued for WNY counties
An air-quality alert is in effect until 11 p.m. Sunday for Erie, Niagara, Chautauqua, Cattaraugus, Wyoming, Genesee and Orleans counties.
State calls Route 16 a “Rough Road,” plans repaving
A driver entering Olean passes by signs declaring Olean a Purple Heart Community, noting the school’s two state boys’ basketball championships and a new bungee-corded rough road sign on Thursday. New rough road signs have been posted along the four-lane stretch of Route 16 in the city of Olean — whi
Fatal motorcycle collision in Allegany County
CENTERVILLE — New York State Police announced Tuesday that a Rushford man has died following a weekend collision in Allegany County.Troopers responded to a two-vehicle collision on County Road 36 in Centerville at 12:55 p.m. Sunday. Further investigation revealed that a 1998 Harley-Davidson motorcyc
Police reports 6/15/18: Man allegedly found with crack in Ried’s Food Barn parking lot
Ryan C. Walsh, 23, of 929 Portville-Olean Road, Portville, was charged at 10:30 p.m. with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, a class A misdemeanor.
Josef Fendt remains International Luge Federation president
Italy's Armin Zoeggeler, perhaps the best men's luger of all time, defeated Canada's Walter Cory 21-12 to become the FIL's vice president for technical matters. In other moves at the FIL Congress, Austria's Peter Knausederbeat Russian luge president Natalia Gart to become vice president of natural t
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Cameron County Artisan Center is holding a basket-weaving class, instructed by Catherine Snyder, on Saturday, June 23. For more information or to register, call 486-4314.More...