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(1:45 PM) Bemus Point, Westfield To Receive Bonds For Facility Upgrades

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday that approximately $585.2 million in low-cost, tax-exempt bonds has been issued through the Dormitory Authority of the State of New York on behalf of 56 school districts. This financing is the largest pooled school district issuance in DASNY history. In ...

(12:53 PM) Jamestown Police Looking For Robbery Suspects

Jamestown Police Department investigators are investigating a violent home invasion robbery that reportedly occurred at 2:20 a.m. Sunday at a home on Chautauqua Avenue, Jamestown. A video released by the Jamestown Police Department shows two unknown white men kicking in the door and then ...

(4:56 PM) Jamestown, Ellicott Police Warn Of Credit Card Skimming Devices

Jamestown and Ellicott police are asking the public to be aware of credit card skimming devices bein gused in Jamestown and Ellicott. A skimming device is an electronic device that is illegally connected to anything used to pay for an item with a credit or debtit card, including gas pumps, ...

(5 PM) Fredonia Man Faces Four Counts Of Second-Degree Rape

A Fredonia man is facing rape charges following an investigation. An investigation was conducted by the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigation Division into a report of a suspicious situation. It was found that on various dates and times in March 2017, Joshua ...

Citywide Paving Begins In Warren

WARREN, Pa. — Paving in the city of Warren, Pa., is coming to a street near you next week. City staff announced on Facebook that the 2018 milling and paving project is scheduled to begin today. “Milling is expected to be completed within the first three days with paving to be ...

(9:50 AM) Buffalo Bishop Apologizes Again, Says He won’t Resign

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Buffalo, New York, says he's sorry for any of his own "failures" but says he'll remain as leader of the diocese until his retirement. Bishop Richard Malone has faced renewed calls for his resignation over his handling of sexual ...

(3:45 PM) Florence Strengthens To Category 4, Takes Aim At Carolinas

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Florence exploded into a potentially catastrophic Category 4 hurricane Monday as it closed in on North and South Carolina, carrying winds up to 130 mph and water that could wreak havoc over a wide stretch of the eastern United States later this week. The South Carolina ...

(4:25 PM) Several Vehicles Become Disabled After Truck Loses Scrap Metal

WARREN, Pa. — A truck hauling scrap metal from Warren to New Castle in Pennsylvania lost a portion of its load, disabling several vehicles along the way Monday. The incident began after "multiple vehicles" were found to have flat tires stretching from Warren, Pa., to Franklin, Pa., to New ...

(10:15 AM) Woodward: Kelly, Mattis Denials Of Book Quotes Untrue

WASHINGTON (AP) — Longtime journalist Bob Woodward said Monday that Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and White House Chief of Staff John Kelly "are not telling the truth" when they deny making disparaging statements about President Donald Trump attributed to them in his new book, "Fear." Kelly ...

(10:30 AM) CBS’ Moonves The Latest Powerful Exec Felled In #MeToo Era

NEW YORK (AP) — The #MeToo movement fighting sexual misconduct had already claimed one of Hollywood's top movie moguls in Harvey Weinstein. Now it has done the same for Leslie Moonves, one of the television industry's most powerful executives. The CBS Corp. announced its chairman's exit ...

(10:35 AM) Building Damaged After Man Flees Jamestown Police

A Jamestown residence sustained significant damage after it was struck by a car when a city man fled from police during a traffic stop. Christopher L. Thomas, 43, of Jamestown was facing a host of charges in the incident, which occurred Saturday around 6:15 p.m. Jamestown police attempted to ...

(5:30 PM) Rain From ‘Gordon’ Expected Beginning Sunday

The Jamestown area could see up to 3 inches of rain between Sunday morning and early Tuesday, the result of former Hurricane Gordon making its way north, the Nation Weather Service predicted. Rain is expected to move into the area Sunday and continue steadily through Monday. Much of ...

(10 AM) Pair Charged After Serving Youth Alcohol, Marijuana

CELORON -- A Celoron man is facing charges of forcibly touching a juvenile, the Ellicott Police Department announced. The incident occurred between Aug. 10 and Aug. 11 at 28 E. Lake St. in Celoron. Police learned that 35-year-old Garreth C. Goodworth and 39-year-old John R. Ferry had allowed ...

(2:15 PM) Source: NY Catholic Dioceses Subpoenaed In Sex Abuse Probe

ALBANY (AP) — New York Attorney General Barbara Underwood subpoenaed all eight Roman Catholic dioceses in the state Thursday as part of a broadening civil investigation into the handling of sex abuse allegations by church leaders. The subpoenas seek documents relating to abuse allegations, ...

(4:05) Pair Charged After Marijuana Found In Vehicle Near JCC

Two people were facing charges after marijuana was discovered in a vehicle near the Jamestown Community College campus. The director of campus security at JCC notified the Jamestown Police Department on Wednesday of a suspicious vehicle on Curtis Street at College Park. The vehicle was ...