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Dogs found shot to death just over state line

The Pennsylvania State Police are investigating the discovery of three deceased dogs that were found in the water of Howard Eaton Reservoir last week. Police said the dogs had been shot multiple times while they were in the water, located west of the town of Mina. All three dogs were pit ...

Pair charged in Jamestown shooting

Two men have been charged after officers heard gunshots during a disturbance call early Saturday. The department over the weekend announced the arrests of 21-year-old Stephon L. Thomas and 19-year-old Xavier M. Ramos, both of Jamestown. Officers had responded around 2:50 a.m. to an area near ...

Woman indicted in fatal wrong-way crash

MAYVILLE — A Georgia woman has been indicted by a Chautauqua County grand jury on charges related to a wrong-way, head-on crash on Interstate 86 in July that killed a Cattaraugus County man. Heather R. Capell pleaded not guilty during arraignment Tuesday, Oct. 19, on charges of ...

Audubon welcomes new board members

With the Audubon Community Nature Center fiscal year ending on Sept. 30, staff, board of directors, members, and volunteers celebrated with a virtual New Year’s Eve Party and Annual Meeting. Leigh Rovegno, ACNC executive director, opened the meeting, and Sarah Hatfield, education ...

Smith running for Portland town clerk

PORTLAND — Barbara Smith is seeking election of Portland Town Clerk being endorsed by the Republican and Conservative Parties. Smith grew up in the Town of Portland and graduated from Brocton Central School in 1981. She went on to receive her associate’s degree from Bryant and Stratton ...

Cherry Creek receives CDBG funding from state

CHERRY CREEK — The town of Cherry Creek has been awarded $291,000 of Community Development Block Grant Funding by the New York State Office of Community Renewal to assist homeowners in the town with necessary home repairs. The funds can be used for repairs such as replacing roofs, ...