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UPDATE: Nature lecture at Mount Morris Dam rescheduled due to government shutdown

John Adamski's lecture, scheduled for this afternoon at the Mount Morris Dam & Recreation Area, has been canceled due to the government shutdown. The Dam and its visitor center, 6103 Visitor Center Rd., Mount Morris, is among federal agencies across the country that closed late Friday for the first

THELCN.COM - 2018-01-20 17:47:00

Groundhog Day hike set at state park

SALAMANCA, N.Y. - An evening nature hike will take place from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Feb. 2 at Allegany State Park. The hike will begin in the parking lot of the Red House Chapel. The Environmental Education and Recreation Department will guide participants along the Red House Bike Path and a section of the

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-01-20 15:00:00

Buffalo man sentenced for two criminal cases

SMETHPORT - A Buffalo, N.Y., man was sentenced Thursday in McKean County Court for charges in two criminal cases. Dwayne A. Higgs, 37, will serve one to two years in state prison with credit for 90 days of time served and three years of probation, to be served concurrent to - or at the same time as

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-01-19 15:00:00

City, railroad may eventually alleviate Front Street bridge woes

An Olean police officer directs traffic around the scene of a tractor-trailer accident involving the low clearance of the Front Street railroad bridge June 16, 2015. Times Herald archives dating back to the 1940s point to a long history of accidents involving vehicles striking the bottom of the brid

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-01-19 18:00:00

Railroad program to be presented in Shinglehouse

SHINGLEHOUSE - At 6 p.m. Feb. 13, Potter County historian David Castano will present a program, at the Oswayo Valley Library, on the New York and Pennsylvania Railroad. The railroad, affectionately called the "NYP", was a 57-mile shortline railroad that spanned the border region from Ceres to Canist

BRADFORD ERA - 2018-01-20 15:00:00

Mount Morris community on lookout after man tried to lure student into car

The Mount Morris community is on the lookout for a suspicious vehicle that the local school district says tried to lure a student from a bus stop. According to the Mount Morris Central School District, the driver of the black, four-door sedan with a yellow license plate approached the student at her

WHEC TV-10 - 2018-01-19 20:27:00

Kidnapping and rape defendant O'Donnell: 'She could have left anytime she wanted'

LITTLE VALLEY - A jury on Thursday heard Francis O'Donnell's explanation of why a missing woman was bruised, malnourished, highly intoxicated and pregnant after spending a month at his Olean House apartment last year. O'Donnell, charged with kidnapping and rape, described the woman as an old acquain

TIMES-HERALD - 2018-01-19 13:30:00

25 pigs seized from Cattaraugus County property

Twenty-five pigs were seized Tuesday from a Cattaraugus County property where 128 neglected animals were seized in 2002, according to Farm Sanctuary, a non-profit organization. The pigs, most of which were between 1 and 6 months old, were described as being "sick, emaciated and mange-ridden," the or

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-19 17:19:57

Aldi plans to replace local store

A woman walks into the Aldi supermarket in Saranac Lake on Friday. (Enterprise photo - Glynis Hart) SARANAC LAKE - Rumors that the Aldi supermarket on Lake Flower Avenue is closing turn out to be ... rumors. The Aldi company submitted a pre-application to the village Development Board on Oct. 5,


Former Vermont restaurant owner charged with embezzlement

Burlington, Vt. - Officials from the Vermont Department of Liquor Control say a former South Burlington restaurant owner has been charged by the Chittenden County State's Attorney's Office with embezzlement. According to a to a media release from the Department of Liquor Control, Nicholas Bermudez,


Geoffrey Norman: Shutdown? How Will We Know?

Going into the weekend, the great breathless question was: Will the government shut down? Nobody seemed to know and, outside of Washington, nobody seemed to care. Not very much, anyway. The attitude seemed to be, "So Washington can't get its act together. Knock me over with a feather." Followed by,

CALEDONIAN RECORD-NEWS - 2018-01-20 10:00:00

Yankee Sportman's Classic opens up for the 26th year in a row

Essex Junction, Vt. - Calling all hunters, fishers and outdoorsmen and women- the Yankee Sportman's Classic is back for its 26th year. At the Champlain Valley Expo Center, you can find wide range of vendors from taxidermy to hunting equipment to hot tubs. The three day event is something that folks

MYCHAMPLAINVALLEY.COM - 2018-01-20 23:58:39

Cold air coming from sealed fireplace

Q. I read you column every week, but have not come across this problem. We live in a condo which is about 22 years old. We have a lot of cold air coming into our living room through our fireplace even with the flue being closed. I covered the entire open space of the fireplace with an insulated shee

BURLINGTON FREE PRESS - 2018-01-20 20:04:01

Around 3,000 'March for Our Future' in Vermont's capital city

Montpelier, Vt. - The 'March for Our Future' filled the State House lawn with focus on the country's youth. Mission Statement On January 20, 2018, we will elevate youth and raise our voices. We will march for human rights, dignity, and equality for all. We will march for our future. America's dive

MYCHAMPLAINVALLEY.COM - 2018-01-20 23:47:17

Upgrade to Vermont's Emergency Alert System

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) The Vermont Emergency Management Alert System recently underwent a significant upgrade and the improvement is timely. With VT Alert, Subscribers can pick and choose the notifications they receive including traffic troubles and significant weather. Nearly 8,000 people ha

WCAX - 2018-01-20 18:47:00

New, larger Essex Grill proposed for Five Corners

A Five-Corners eatery will be served the wrecking ball in January - to re-open with expanded seating in early summer. Produced Jan. 19, 2018. JOEL BANNER BAIRD/FREE PRESS ESSEX JUNCTION - Fans of the low-key landmark Essex Grill at Five Corners will have to be patient. The eatery in downtown Essex

BURLINGTON FREE PRESS - 2018-01-19 18:48:06

Norman man killed in Friday wreck

McLoud - A 52-year-old Norman man was killed Friday in a wreck along Interstate 40, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol reported. About 6:55 p.m., Gregory Judd was driving a sport utility vehicle west on I-40, in the city limits of McLoud. The SUV left the road, struck a fence and trees and rolled, troopers

DAILY OKLAHOMAN - 2018-01-20 15:47:16

Residents complain about change to Cable One lineup

Some Cable One customers in the Ada area are complaining that the cable company recently removed KFOR Channel 4 from its lineup without notifying them in advance.James Smith/For The Ada News Debby Lucy was watching television on New Year's Eve when she discovered that KFOR Channel 4 was missing from

THE ADA NEWS - 2018-01-20 13:00:00

Gunshots add up to prison time

Gunshots fired at a family member's rural home last year has resulted in a plea deal and time in prison for a Pauls Valley man. James Whitefield, 63, decided not to take his case with eight criminal counts to a jury. Instead, he pleaded no contest as a judge handed him what amounts to a five-year te

PAULS VALLEY DAILY DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-20 16:00:00

Woman accused of leaving children home alone for 2 days as she did drugs

A Purcell woman left her children home alone for two days without food, police say. Shannon Aloisi, 31, faces a charge of child neglect. "The kids did not have anything to eat. There was no food in the house," Det. Scott Stephens with Purcell Police said. A neighbor called police to let them know

KOCO - 2018-01-19 23:38:00