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Jamestown man pleads guilty to meth charges

A Jamestown, N.Y. man has pleaded guilty to charges of selling methamphetamine in Warren County in 2016. Armando Rosario, 36, pled on Thursday before Judge Gregory Hammond to possession with intent to deliver and criminal use of a communications facility.


Man charged following fatal crash in Chautauqua County

GERRY, N.Y. (WIVB) - A Cattaraugus County man has been charged following a fatal crash in the Town of Gerry. The Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office says James Newell, 41, of Steamburg, was driving a vehicle on Gerry Ellington Rd. this past Friday when he crashed.


Cummins plant sets record for engine production

Cummins Inc.'s engine plant near Jamestown set a record for engine production in 2018. The Lakewood plant produced more than 120,000 units, up 32 percent from the previous year, according to the Indiana-based company. The site is Chautauqua County's largest private employer, with about 1,700 employe


Arraignment and change of pleas

The following defendants entered not guilty pleas before Judge Gregory Hammond on Thursday during arraignment and change of plea proceedings. ¯ Michael A. Campman, Youngsville. Campman has been charged with false imprisonment, simple assault, resisting arrest and harassment.


Red Cross Assists Family of Four After Chautauqua County House Fire

A family of four in Sinclairville, N.Y. has been forced to find a new place to live after fire tore through their home Tuesday night. The fire was reported at 37 Park St. around 9 p.m.


(3:39 P.M.) City Police Respond To Eighth Street Stabbing

Jamestown police responded to a reported stabbing at about 3:10 p.m. Friday at 307 W. Eighth St., Jamestown. Members of the Jamestown Police Department, Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office, Celoron Fire Department and Alstar EMS responded to the scene.


Car Bursts Into Flames After Hitting Cow In Chau­tauqua County

A car burst into flames after hitting a cow in the Southern Tier. The Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office says it happened around 10:30 p.m. Monday on Route 60 in Sinclairville.


New hotel in Jamestown could mean hundreds of new jobs

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (WIVB) - A new hotel could mean hundreds of jobs and millions of dollars for the economy in the southern tier. Our partners at WNY News Now got to take a look inside the new DoubleTree hotel in Jamestown.


Driver charged in crash that killed his brother

GERRY, N.Y. (WKBW) — The Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office is investigating a deady crash in the Town of Gerry. Inivestigators say James Newell, 41, was driving recklessly when he crashed his vehicle on Gerry Ellington Road on February 15.


Multiple crews fight fire at Chautauqua County home

SINCLAIRVILLE, NY (WIVB) - A fire occurred at a Chautauqua County home on Tuesday evening. The Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office said crews responded to a call about the fire on 38 Park Street in Sinclairville just before 9 p.m. on February 19. There are multiple crews at the scene.


Warren man flown to hospital after NY crash

CASSADAGA, N.Y. — A crash Thursday morning sent a Warren man to the hospital, according to The Post-Journal. Chautauqua County (N.Y.) sheriff’s deputies responded at 7:45 a.m. with Cassadaga and Fredonia (N.Y.) firefighters to a motor vehicle crash on Dale Drive in Cassadaga. At the scene, deputies


Whoa! Balloons Lost in Kentucky Land in Upstate New York

We've all wondered whatever happened to that balloon that slipped out of our hand and floated away when we were young. Did it just keep floating till it got to space? No. However, an unlikely story involving some escaped balloons has left one Kentucky floral shop in shock. And they just might have l


New York State May Not Be Done With Amazon

There could be another chapter in the Amazon story for New York, even if the setting isn’t Queens or even any other borough but rather somewhere else in the state, Newsday reports.


SLICK ROADS: Two accidents happen early Thursday

A rollover accident was reported on Stockton-Hartfield Road in Stockton Thursday morning. It was the second of two accidents reported.


Authorities seek missing 16-year-old girl from Randolph

Authorities are asking assistance in locating a missing teenage girl from Randolph. Cor'risha Thomas was last seen Jan. 2. Thomas is described as 5-foot-8, 169 pounds with black skin, black hair and brown eyes. She turned 16 last Oct. 10.


Assemblywoman: Study split of New York state

With deepening political, economic and cultural divisions in the two regions, Sen. Daphne Jordan believes it is time for a thorough study of whether upstate should split off from New York City, Long Island and the surrounding suburbs and become the 51st state.


New York State STAR program reimbursement by county

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - The New York Department of Taxation released the latest data on the number of School Tax Relief (STAR) reimbursements by county. The latest data shows the number and amount of rebates for 2017. Hover over each county to see the number of basic exemptions, amount of basic reim


Video: Buffalo police watch as handcuffed defendant is beaten

In the video that Buffalo officials didn't want the public to see, one of their cellblock attendants grabs a handcuffed defendant from behind and throws him to the floor. His head hits a shelf, opening a gash on his face. He's then dragged to an empty cell and dropped into a chair as blood pools ben


‘She’s A Bona Kid’

ST. BONAVENTURE — If Jesse Fleming could build the perfect St. Bonaventure student-athlete, it would be Mckenna Maycock. It’s not hard to see why. Maycock was a match with the Bonnies as early as middle school when her Randolph basketball career took off. Playing her home games just 37 miles from th


JCC Men Can’t Hold Lead, Fall To Cougars

BATAVIA — The Jamestown Community College men’s basketball team was unable to hold a second-half lead and fell to Genesee CC in a Region 3 Division II game Wednesday night.