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New York State Police join Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign

The New York State Police announce they will participate in the national "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" initiative. The campaign started Thursday, December 13, and runs through the holidays until Tuesday, January 1, 2019.

WGRZ TV - 2018-12-15 22:17:00

NYC man jailed for alleged BRMC threat

KANE — A Staten Island, N.Y., man who allegedly threatened to blow up Bradford Regional Medical Center Thursday night is in McKean County Jail. Steven R. Mitchell, 38, 180 South Ave., Staten Island, is charged with risking a catastrophe, a third-degree felony; terroristic threats, a first-degree mis

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-12-15 13:00:00

Pennsylvania State Police at Kane

A crash occurred at 8:34 a.m. on Dec. 7 in Ceres Township. According to police, a 17-year-old male of Shinglehouse was traveling south and a 50-year-old woman from Bradford was traveling north on Kings Run Road, about .2 miles north of Barbertown Road. The teen failed to negotiate a right-hand curve

WELLSBORO GAZETTE - 2018-12-13 13:00:00

Woman sentenced for setting fire to home

SMETHPORT — A Grampian woman will serve a term in state prison for burning down her former Kane home in 2014 to collect more than $300,000 in insurance money. On Thursday in McKean County Court, Holly L. Gausman, 44, of Grampian, will serve 27 months to seven years in prison and five years of concur

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-12-14 13:00:00

Pediatricians join JMH Women, Children's Health Office

WELLSVILLE — Pediatricians, Dr. Nishit Shah and Dr. Shachi Shah, have joined the Jones Memorial Medical Practices and are now seeing patients at the Women & Childrens’ Health Office located at 127 North Main Street in Wellsville.

THE DANSVILLE ONLINE - 2018-12-14 07:03:00

Kane High School goes into lockdown on Thursday

The Kane Area High School instituted its highest level of security measures on Thursday afternoon as a result of a police incident that took place near the school. At 1:16 p.m. on Wednesday, the McKean County 911 Center notified Kane Area High School of a police incident taking place near the school

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-12-14 13:00:00

Former Kane van driver sentenced for corruption of minors

SMETHPORT — A former Kane school van driver was sentenced Thursday in McKean County Court for allegations he kissed a student. Carl A. Wilson Jr., 65, of Kane, will serve 18 months of probation for a charge of corruption of minors.

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-12-14 13:00:00

O-E tops OV in tourney; NoPo, Coudy win big

DUKE CENTER — Otto-Eldred rolled into the championship game of its Randy Stebbins’ Tournament with a 43-24 win over Oswayo Valley Friday night, but the real test for the Lady Terrors comes today.

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-12-15 13:00:00

Former Port A. resident discusses role in Creed II movie

A former Port Allegany man can list Sylvester Stallone and Dolph Lundgren among his previous co-workers. On Nov. 21, Creed II –– a boxing movie as part of the notorious Rocky series –– was officially released to the public.

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-12-14 13:00:00

Olean, N.Y., man convicted of morphine delivery

SMETHPORT — On Wednesday, a McKean County jury found an Olean, N.Y., man guilty of delivering morphine pills. Jeremy M. Carrier, 32, was convicted after a two-day trial in McKean County Court of delivery of a controlled substance, a felony, and criminal use of a communication facility, a third-degre

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-12-13 13:00:00

Marino recovering at Atlantic City hospital

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — A notable business person in the Hornell community continues to recover in an Atlantic City hospital, following a van versus pedestrian crash that left her with severe injuries last week.

HORNELL EVENING TRIBUNE - 2018-12-13 20:51:00

Three charged for alleged deer poaching

LITTLE VALLEY, N.Y. — Two Coudersport, Pa., men and one Steuben County man have been charged by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation in connection with a recent deer poaching incident.

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-12-13 13:00:00

End of an era: Casey’s demolished Wednesday

LIMESTONE, N.Y. — The former historic Casey’s Restaurant in Limestone, which had served as a landmark and was one of the oldest buildings in Cattaraugus County, was finally demolished Wednesday after years of abandonment and decay.

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-12-13 13:00:00

Marino’s Pizzeria opens on Broad Street

SALAMANCA — Local pizza lovers have been waiting with anticipation for the place at 219 Broad St. to open. Marino’s Pizzeria opened its doors in the former Napoli Pizza building Dec. 10.

SALAMANCA PRESS - 2018-12-13 17:00:00

New York Attorney General's office files lawsuit against Target, Walmart and LaRose Industries

New York — The attorney general's office has filed a lawsuit against Target Corporation, Walmart Inc., and importer LaRose Industries, for allegedly committing thousands of violations of multiple New York laws governing the safety of children’s toys sold in the state.

ONEIDA DISPATCH - 2018-12-13 21:00:00

Airbnb now charges room taxes in Allegany County

Airbnb has reached an agreement with Allegany County to charge hotel and motel room taxes on Airbnb listings in the county. The short-term rental site began collecting and remitting taxes on Saturday.

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-12-04 19:20:57

Allegany County Young Pros meeting at Wellsville Brewing Co.

WELLSVILLE – Allegany County’s Young Professionals Group will host a ‘Hoppy’ Holiday celebration at the recently opened Wellsville Brewing Co. on Saturday, Dec. 8, from noon – 2 p.m.

CORNING EVENING TIMES - 2018-12-02 09:31:00

Smethport man acquitted of indecent assault charge

SMETHPORT — A Smethport man was acquitted of indecent assault Monday after a one-day trial in McKean County Court. According to court records, Michael E. Murphy, 54, of Smethport, appeared for a trial on the single charge and was found not guilty by the jury. He was convicted of a summary charge of

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-12-13 13:00:00

Potter County to see tax increase

COUDERSPORT — Potter County will see a one mill increase in real estate taxes if the tentative budget is approved at the next commissioners meeting, Commissioner Doug Morley said at the Dec. 6 meeting.

WELLSBORO GAZETTE - 2018-12-13 10:52:00

Salamanca fatal stabbing leaves questions for neighbors

SALAMANCA — Neighbors of a city of Salamanca residence where a Buffalo man was reportedly stabbed to death over the weekend expressed shock, sadness and confusion Tuesday about the killing.

SALAMANCA PRESS - 2018-12-12 19:35:00