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Police reports 8/20/18: Olean man faces felony charges after two prior arrests this year

New York State Police report Sammy L. McDaniel, 41, of Olean, was charged at 2:22 p.m. Saturday with second-degree burglary, a class C felony; third-degree robbery, a class D felony; fourth-degree criminal mischief for preventing an emergency call and criminal mischief with intent to damage property

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-08-20 02:21:00

Survivor of crash caused by drunken driver wants to help others suffering similar tragedies

On June 22, 2011, Glens Falls resident Jon Gray was as happy as he’d ever been in his life.His three children were grown and doing well, his job as a medical account manager was lucrative and fun, and he just got engaged to his new sweetheart.He let the world know about it too, with a Facebook post


Report of suicidal, armed man puts Franklinville on alert, but police say no danger

“He never made mention of harming anybody else other than himself ... which is why I’m kind of interested why somebody called in a lockdown, but regardless,” he said.

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-08-20 23:32:00

Former Dansville teacher makes ‘the world a little smaller’ with Africa trip

Noel Folts traveled to Senegal, West Africa, to gain new insight into different types of teaching techniques and skills.

THELCN.COM - 2018-08-20 03:54:00

RTW: Why in Lincoln Park?

While developing the plan for a permanent farmers market, the immediate problem was to establish a home for our nomadic farm stands. We wanted a location that would maximize sales and repeat customer interactions and also attract people downtown where they might patronize other businesses.We also ne

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-08-20 17:37:00

Deputies assisting police with serious crash in Mount Morris

Mount Morris, N.Y. (WHAM) - The Livingston County Sheriff's Office is helping the Mount Morris Police Department with a serious crash.The crash is in the Village of Mount Morris, according to a tweet from the Livingston County Sheriff's Office13WHAM will have a crew on scene shortly and will provide

13 WHAM - 2018-08-20 08:32:15

Eckstrom: Don't be part of the story

In addition to being defined as a large block of stone standing as a monument, a “monolith” is also defined as “a large and impersonal political, corporate, or social structure regarded as intractably indivisible and uniform.”

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-08-20 19:41:00

Salvation Army to distribute school supplies and backpacks to Steuben County students

CORNING, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - For the eighth year now, parents in Steuben County struggling to afford school supplies for their children can breath a little easier.

WETM - 2018-08-20 04:05:33

Olean station discharges 45,000 gallons of untreated sewage into Allegheny River

Watkins said residents should avoid swimming or kayaking in the river, as well as eating any fish caught from the river, for at least 24 hours. The sewage will not affect residents’ tap water, he added.


Cuba Lake cottage owners heading to polls on buying land

The referendum, as printed on the ballot, asks voters, "Should the Cuba Lake District, through its Commissioners, be authorized to engage with the Office of General Service to frame a proposal (including price determination, payment terms and related attendant issues) which shall be satisfactory to

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-08-19 02:22:00

Witnesses tell police man found in Applebee's parking lot was intentionally hit by pickup

Police said they responded to the area of Walmart and Lowes on Recreation Drive in the Ontario County town for a reported hit-and-run. There, they found Jesse Gettings of Prattsburgh, laying in the Applebee's parking about 4:45 p.m. Friday, police said.


Franklinville man charged with making meth

Michael John Nesbit II, 34, of Franklinville, was charged at 6:51 p.m. with unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine, announced the Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office Friday in conjunction with the Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force.


Thousands of dollars in damage caused at school; 2 kids facing felonies

ANDOVER, N.Y. (WIVB) - Two kids have been charged with felonies after police in Andover say they broke into a school and caused thousands of dollars in damage.Police say this happened at Andover Central School District.The boys have not been named, but were identified as an eight-year-old from Sprin


2018 Macker bounces into the history books

The number of registered teams was slightly lower this year — 163 compared to 187 in 2017. Meme Yanetsko, chief operating officer of GOACC, said although final numbers have yet to be tallied, the program budget “should be fine.”

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-08-20 04:21:00

Police reports 8/18/18: Coudersport woman faces felony charges for alleged purse theft

OLEAN — A Coudersport, Pa., woman has been charged with a pair of felonies relating to a reported purse theft in July.


West Nile Virus reported in Steuben County

BATH, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - With the first confirmed case of West Nile Virus ever reported in Steuben County, the county Public Health Department recommends residents take protective measures to avoid mosquito bites.


Cattaraugus County Court report 8/17/18: Two Olean residents plead guilty in separate meth cases

Amanda M. Weed, 31, of Olean, pleaded guilty Monday in Cattaraugus County Court to fourth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, a class C felony. In a separate case, Edward A. Wagoner, 42, of Olean, pleaded guilty to criminal possession of precursors of methamphetamine, a class E fel


2 kids charged for vandalizing Andover schools

Damaged is estimated at $5,000 to $10,000. An insurance adjuster is expected to inspect the damage on Thursday.


Olean's North Second St. one-way change on Tuesday

Starting at 9 a.m., traffic will be blocked on the street and on-street parking banned while signs and street markings at each end of the street are changed. New turning lane arrows will be painted on West State Street, indicating that traffic may head onto North Second Street.

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-08-19 02:16:00

Alfred U. alumna returns as dean of the Inamori School of Engineering

ALFRED — Gabrielle Gaustad, a 2004 graduate with a degree in ceramic engineering, will be the new dean of the Inamori School of Engineering at Alfred University, effective Jan. 1.