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Robert H. Jackson Center Celebrates 127th Birthday

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Just 114 Americans have served on the U.S. Supreme Court since 1789. One was born in Warren County. His 127th birthday was Wednesday of this week. And a Robert H. Jackson Center event, featuring a presentation from current Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Max Baer, highlighted the ...

2nd Person Indicted In Drive-By Shooting

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A Chautauqua County Grand Jury has handed up a second indictment in a drive-by shooting at 2:48 a.m. Jan. 30. Corey M. Johnson, 19, has been indicted for three counts of attempted murder and one count of first-degree assault. One person was seriously injured after being struck in the face ...

Arkwright Woman Burned, Treated, Investigation Is Pending

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ARKWRIGHT — A 42-year-old woman was burned under unknown circumstances near the Arkwright Hills Campground on Thursday. The woman was transported to Erie County Medical Center in Buffalo for treatment of third degree burns that covered more than 70 percent of her body. Chautauqua County ...

Steamburg Man Killed In Accident

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GERRY — Paul R. Newell, 43, of Steamburg has been identified as the person killed in a one-vehicle accident on Gerry-Ellington Road on Friday morning. The accident was reported around 11:23 a.m. Friday 2571 Gerry-Ellington Road, Gerry, with first responders on the scene by 11:29 a.m. ...

Area Police Reports

Police Reports

CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ FRENCH CREEK — Hannah E. Dougherty, 26, of Independence, Ohio, was charged with driving while intoxicated, DWI per se, failure to signal a turn and moving from lane unsafely. Deputies observed a vehicle fail to sign a turn Sunday at 1:57 a.m. in the ...

‘Renovate Don’t Relocate’

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A rally to save Brooks Memorial Hospital in the city of Dunkirk commenced Friday afternoon on the sidewalk along Central Avenue. The rally, organized by Don Williams and Frank Beach, started taking shape Feb. 9, and throughout the week members of the public were invited to join others at ...

New York State Association Of Counties Urges Federal Leaders

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A resolution by the New York State Association of Counties urges federal leaders to work together for the good of the nation. A good starting point, according to NYSAC officials, would be a full year of funding for the remainder of the federal agencies. About two-thirds of the federal ...

Panama United Methodist Church Hosts Ribbon Cutting

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PANAMA — On Sunday, Jan. 20, the Panama United Methodist Church celebrated a momentous day in the life of the church with a ribbon cutting ceremony for the opening of their new addition, CenterPoint. The process of this building project began in May 2013 and culminated with the ribbon ...

Internet Speeds In Rural Pennsylvania Behind National Expectations

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WARREN, Pa. — It will surprise no one in Warren County that internet speeds in rural Pennsylvania lag far behind national expectations. In a Thursday story in the Philadelphia Inquirer highlighting the survival of Family Video in Warren in what has become a dying industry nation-wide, the ...

John Fetterman Scheduled To Listen To Opinions In Warren

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WARREN, Pa. — Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman is scheduled to be in Warren today to listen to opinions on the possibility of the state legalizing recreational marijuana. Whether or not Pennsylvania joins the list of states that have taken that step, the state’s first year of legal ...

Wrong Way Driver On I-86 Is Facing DWI Charges

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NORTH HARMONY — A Lakewood man is facing drunken driving charges after traveling the wrong way on Interstate 86. Jevin R. Kelderhouse, 59, was stopped after Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies were alerted at about 9:05 p.m. on Feb. 9 for a report of a vehicle traveling in the wrong ...

Clymer Woman Injured After Vehicle Strikes Home

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ASHVILLE — A Clymer woman was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after the car she was driving struck a home. The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office said 20-year-old Madison Styers was transported to UPMC Chautauqua after the crash shortly before noon at the ...

Water Line Replacement To Begin In Dunkirk

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DUNKIRK — Drivers are asked to be aware that construction on a water line replacement on Maple Avenue, Route 60, between Sixth and Seventh streets, Dunkirk, will begin Monday. As a result of the construction portions of the northbound lane of Maple Avenue between Sixth and Seventh streets ...

Briefly

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Tax Extention May Not Apply MAYVILLE — County Attorney Stephen Abdella notified the media Friday that the Governor’s February 14 Executive Order extending the time to pay real property taxes due to a recent winter storm will likely not apply to Chautauqua County. Abdella said, “State law ...

‘Important Position’

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FREWSBURG – Although the Frewsburg Central School District won’t be employing a school resource officer from the town of Carroll, the district is still weighing its options. The district initially considered the Carroll Town Police Department to employ two part-time officers for $36,666 ...

Long Time Coming

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Richard Gariepy and Debra Irvine had been waiting for the right moment to get married, and after nearly 40 years together, they figured Valentine’s Day was a perfect time to show their commitment to each other and to the world. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZckdKMRsq3E&t=5s Now ...

FBI Updates Vehicle Description In Hunt For Bank Robber

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The Buffalo FBI Office has released updated information regarding the Feb. 1 armed robbery of a Five Star Bank in Lakewood. On late Thursday, the FBI said it now believes the vehicle used in the robbery was an early 2000s model Ford F-150. Authorities originally believed the vehicle to be a ...

(10:40 AM) Second Person Indicted In Jan. 30 Drive-By Shooting

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A Chautauqua County Grand Jury has handed up a second indictment in a drive-by shooting at 2:48 a.m. Jan. 30. Corey M. Johnson, 19, has been indicted for three counts of attempted murder and one count of first-degree assault. One person was seriously injured after being struck in the face by ...