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Man arrested on multiple charges at multiple locations in Great Valley
A Salamanca man was arrested Friday on menacing, assault, weapons and drug charges in multiple locations in Great Valley, according to the New York State Police. Eric J. Harrison, 24, was arrested after troopers received complaints about a series of incidents at residences in Great Valley in Cattara
Police: Man dies as result of ATV accident
Marienville state police said a 19-year-old Smithmill man died as a result of an ATV accident on Sunday night in Kingsley Township, Forest County.Police said Scott Beers was riding south on Cemetery Road on a 2000 Polaris Sportsman 500 at about 8:10 p.m. when he lost control of the ATV while negotia
Man charged with neglecting dogs in Cattaraugus County
ISCHUA, N.Y. (WIVB) - A Cattaraugus County man has been accused of mistreating animals.New York State police say they arrested 32-year-old Ischua resident Mark Kirtz after receiving a complaint about malnourished dogs at a home on Cash Rd.Authorities say Kirtz confined four dogs there without proper
Police chase crosses state lines, driver crashes into home
CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY, NY (WIVB) - The Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office said a man has been arrested after he allegedly led police on a chase and hit a house with his vehicle which he was operating while on drugs. Pennsylvania State Police had tried to stop a vehicle around 1 in the morning on Sunday
Two more charged with aiding fugitive
Alfred T. Allen, 48, and Harold W. Allen, 71, were each charged with misdemeanor hindering prosecution in connection with efforts to hide their relative, Robert Allen, from State Police.
State & Union: Turning Back the Clock
From fighting the Spanish flu to a rabies quarantine for dogs, from healing hearts at Olean General to city border changes, here’s a look back on the week that was 100, 75, 50 and 25 years ago on this edition of Turning Back the Clock.
Man charged after spray-painting profanity on Buffalo police car parked at police station
A 22-year-old Buffalo man has been charged with spray painting a police car that was parked at the Ferry-Fillmore District station on Sunday night. Harrison Marshall was arrested at 10:25 p.m. in the parking lot of the East Ferry Street station, according to a Buffalo police report. The message mark
Woman airlifted after ATV accident at Bolivar hunting camp
Responding were Bolivar and Wellsville Fire and Ambulance. The seasonal hunting camp was difficult to access, providing a challenge for first responders, but the scene was accessed with the help of the Bolivar Fire Department's UTV and medical care was quickly provided. Bolivar was dispatched to the
Chautauqua County family loses "everything" in Saturday morning house fire
TOWN OF CHARLOTTE, NY (WIVB) - A Chautauqua County family of five is without a home after a Saturday morning fire. Sinclairville Fire Chief Joe McKenna said the fire broke out on the Rood Road double-wide home early on Saturday morning. It is not known was caused the fire. One family member said t
Man shot by guard in lobby of local Washington Fox station
WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington police say a man was shot by a security guard in the lobby of the building housing the local Fox broadcast affiliate.The incident Monday afternoon in Washington's Friendship Heights neighborhood put the Fox 5 news crew in the unusual position of covering their own shooti
Toy Train Collectors Society Hosts Show in Olean
OLEAN, NY -- Russell Allen’s wooden trains were among the attractions featured at the “Autumn in the Southern Tier Train Show” Sunday.The Toy Train Collectors Society is hosted the show Olean Middle School.Sign Up for E-Newsto get top stories delivered daily to your inbox.Download the FREE TAPinto A
Sheriff leads off Allegany County elections
Running unopposed for the only county government post up for election in November is Republican Sheriff Rick Whitney, who fended off a GOP primary challenge by retired state trooper Walt Mackney of Cuba in September, 1,887-1,512.
Show is so scary, viewers nearly pass out
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First snow of the season falls in Olean
Yes, that was snow on cars, roofs — even on the grass in some spots in Olean this morning. Saturday night's cold rain began to turn to snow late, with slushy drops beginning around midnight.
Police reports 10/19/18: Allegany County Jail inmate charged with assault again
Michael McKenzie, 29, of Rochester, was charged Oct. 11 with second-degree assault, a class D felony, and second-degree harassment, a violation, the Allegany County Sheriff’s Office announced Thursday.
Juvenile charged in Cuba after allegedly threatening to bring gun to school
The Cuba Police Department arrested the juvenile and charged him at around 10 a.m. with making a terroristic threat, a class D felony. The investigation is ongoing and more arrests are pending, said police, who did not specify where the juvenile’s arrest took place.
Say it isn't snow
Yes, that was snow on cars, roofs — even on the grass in some spots in Olean on Sunday morning. Saturday night's cold rain began to turn to snow late, with slushy drops beginning around midnight.
State & Union: Allegany man marks birthday by skydiving for the first time
Tom Capra had always wanted to try skydiving, so last month he finally got around to it as a sort of birthday present to himself.His 88th birthday.Tom, of Allegany, went on the adventure Sept. 9, two days before his birthday, with his granddaughter, Holley Parr, 28, an Olean native who now lives in
Woman who once avoided state prison for dealing drugs not so lucky this time
Westfall was given an opportunity to avoid state prison when she was sentenced on that drug charge in December 2016: One year of probation and, if successful, she would be sentenced to probation.
Five charged in Twin Tiers burglary spree
The additional burglaries include unreported instances in the village of Savona, the Lindley Community Church, and the Presho Methodist Church.