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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ ELLERY — Joshua D. Fox, 36, of Waterford, Pa., was charged with felony driving while intoxicated, DWI with a blood alcohol content of .08 percent and moving from lane unsafely. Deputies were called Sunday at 12:58 a.m. for a vehicle off the road on ...

‘Tragic In Every Sense’

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MAYVILLE — Thomas Jadlowski, the Sherman man who accidentally shot and killed his neighbor the day before Thanksgiving in 2017, will spend the next one to three years in state prison. https://youtu.be/GCk-oUYEVnQ Jadlowski was sentenced Monday in Chautauqua County Court by Judge David ...

(12:55 PM) JPS Issues Statement After Student Approached By Male

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The Jamestown Public Schools District alerted parents Tuesday after an unknown male in an SUV approached a student from Washington Middle School and asked for helping finding a dog. In a statement sent to parents, and posted to its website, the school district said: "As our priority is to ...

(UPDATED) Crash In Ellington Sends Driver To Hospital

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ELLINGTON -- One person was taken to UPMC Chautauqua hospital following a rollover crash Tuesday. The New York State Police said 19-year-old Michaliah Livecche lost control while taking a curve on Waterboro Hill Road around noon in the town of Ellington. The 2004 Ford Taurus left the road ...

(2:15 PM) Reed Continues To Call For Compromise On Border Security

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As the federal government shutdown lingers underneath a cloud of border security concerns, Rep. Tom Reed again called for compromise and bipartisan consensus for the U.S-Mexico border. "We all recognize that border security is a problem," Reed said. Through his Problem Solvers Caucus, Reed ...

Sheriff’s Office Urges Safety Near Bodies Of Water

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Chautauqua County Sheriff Jim Quattrone and public safety agencies throughout Chautauqua County on Tuesday urged the public to exercise caution when engaging in winter sports activities on or around our many recently frozen bodies of water. "While the recent cold weather has caused many ...

Audubon To Participate In ‘Doors Open’ On Saturday

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Doors Open Jamestown, on the third Saturday in January, is a day when Jamestown museums and attractions are open free of charge to everyone. The Audubon Community Nature Center and grounds will be open as part of this community-wide event. Every participating location will have door ...

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Local Gas Prices Hold Steady Jamestown area gas prices moved by fractions of a penny this week at $2.601 per gallon, according to AAA East Central’s Gas Price Report. The average price of gas in the Jamestown area this time last year was $2.717 a gallon. Pump prices across the Mid-Atlantic ...

Committee Hears From Gateway Lofts Organizers

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Officials from the organizations involved in trying to create the Gateway Lofts project addressed the Jamestown City Council Housing Committee for the first time since the project was announced last year. Officials from Southern Tier Environments For Living, Community Helping Hands and YWCA ...

Legislators Discuss Upcoming Session

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Will recreational marijuana be legalized by the New York State Legislature this session? According to state Assemblyman Andrew Goodell, R-Jamestown, it will be. Last month, Gov. Andrew Cuomo called on state lawmakers to fully legalize recreational marijuana, which would open the door for ...

Reg Lenna To Screen Two Movies This Week

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The Reg Lenna Center for The Arts will show the cyber espionage thriller “The Girl in the Spider’s Web” Wednesday at 7 p.m. and the fantasy feature “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” Saturday at 4 p.m. Admission is $5 to each screening. “The Girl in the Spider’s ...

Red Cross Issues Emergency Call For Blood Donors

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A donation shortfall over the winter holidays is prompting the American Red Cross to issue an emergency call for blood platelet donors to give now to prevent a blood shortage from continuing throughout winter and affecting patient care. The Red Cross collected more than 27,000 fewer blood and ...

Card Named Lakewood Volunteer Of Year By Board Of Trustees

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LAKEWOOD — In recognition of exemplary service to the village of Lakewood in 2018, the Board of Trustees unanimously chose Lakewood resident David Card to receive the 2018 Volunteer of the Year award. “We all picked Dave Card,” Deputy Mayor Ted McCague said enthusiastically after ...

Stow Senior Citizens To Meet Jan. 21

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The Stow Senior Citizens Inc. met for their Christmas meeting and pot luck supper on Dec. 17. Sixty-two members were present. Entertainment was provided by Josie Flammer. She sang a lot of the oldies and goodies Christmas music. As usual, the toes were tapping, and lips provided her a ...

Pennsylvania Men Charged After 20-Mile Vehicle Pursuit

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Two Pennsylvania residents face charges after trying to outrun Jamestown police on a chase from Second and North Main streets nearly into Cattaraugus County. Police report pulling a vehicle over at 1:30 a.m. Monday on East Second and North Main streets for a minor violation. The vehicle ...

Sears Chairman Stands At Center Of Fight For Company

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NEW YORK — As Sears teeters on the brink of collapse, one man stands at the center of the fight for the future of the iconic retailer. Eddie Lampert plays several often-conflicting roles in what could be the final chapter for the company that began as a mail order watch business 132 years ...

(5:10 PM) Cuomo Unveils Plan To Make NY 11th State To Legalize Pot

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ALBANY (AP) — New York would become the 11th state to legalize recreational marijuana for adults under a proposal unveiled Tuesday by Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo. The measure would permit personal use as well as retail sales of the drug. Marijuana taxes would raise an estimated $300 ...

Cherry On Top

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SILVER CREEK — Elementary school teacher Melissa Berry began the new year with the most respected professional certification in K-12 education: her National Board Certification. In December, Berry was one of 98 teachers across the state to earn National Board Certification, and she is ...

Area Police Reports

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CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ MAYVILLE — Casey S. Monroe, 31, of Mayville was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, growing cannabis with a license and unlawful possession of marijuana. Deputies served a warrant on Monroe Thursday at 7:03 p.m. ...

Art Gallery Looking Forward To New Art In Second Year

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LAKEWOOD — A year after its grand opening, the Chautauqua Art Gallery continues to bring in visitors and intends on expanding its portfolio of local artists’ works to include more three-dimensional art like ceramics and sculpture. “I’m happy about that,” said artist and co-owner ...