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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
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
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.
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.”
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
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.
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
Town of Great Valley looking to make zoning changes
After reviewing their fees, Schena said the board concluded that the town should consider establishing some of its own fees, which include:
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.
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.
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.
Town of Holland man charged with assault after allegedly breaking woman's nose
HOLLAND, N.Y. (WIVB) - A Holland man was charged with third degree assault Sunday after New York State Police say he headbutted a woman during an argument, breaking her nose.
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
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.”
Three OHS grads receive CRCF scholarships
The scholarship provides three annual scholarships of $1,000 each for graduating seniors from Otto-Eldred (Pa.) High School, Bradford (Pa.) Area High School, Olean High School or Portville Central School who will be attending a four-year school. Preference is for students planning to pursue a degree
Olean station discharges 45K gallons of untreated sewage into Allegheny River after power outage
The lift station is one of about 10 across the city that helps pump sewage uphill toward the city’s wastewater treatment plant on South 19th Street, although the plant’s chief operator, Jeremy Meerdink, noted not all of them are of equal size or have discharges.
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.
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
Fishing misadventure ends with vehicle in Allegheny River
David Gray had set off down an unnamed dirt path off Four Mile Road after hearing of a great fishing hole between Birch Run and Carey Hollow roads. Huge pike, he said, supposedly haunt the waters around the foundation of a long-gone railroad bridge.
Olean General Hospital: Anesthesiologist group switch to save millions; fraud case against new group’s ex-doctor irrelevant
Southern Tier Anesthesiologists, which owns a property at 202 N. Barry St., had serviced OGH since the physician group’s inception in 1994 and exclusively serviced the hospital for about the last 15 years.