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(11:35 AM) 1-Year-Old Uninjured After Struck With Pepper Spray

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A 1-year-old child was not injured after being pepper spayed during a dispute between neighbors Tuesday. Jamestown police responded to Midgley Street around 5 p.m. for the dispute and learned that 22-year-old Mariah A. Jackson used pepper spray on an adult male during an argument. The child, ...

Valley Historical Society Holds 20th Annual Fair

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SINCLAIRVILLE — Preserving the history of the Cassadaga Valley area, and sharing the history with others has been the main objective for the Valley Historical Society. This historical society dates back to 1977 when the late John and Ruth Smith, and Rev. John Rough saw a need to form a ...

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Library Board Meets Thursday The James Prendergast Library Board of Trustees will meet at 5:15 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, in the library. The public is welcome to attend. Christmas Show Rehearsals Set Rehearsals for The Living Christmas Tree begin Thursday, Sept. 20, at 7 p.m. at First ...

Pair Charged After Crash Between Train, Car

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Two people have been charged after reportedly causing a train to strike a car July 22 in Ripley. Christopher J. Weston, 25, and a 16-year-old male, both of Westfield were arraigned in Ripley Town Court after an investigation into the crash at the Station Road crossing involving the Norfolk ...

Police Seek Man After String Of Robberies At Pharmacies

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FALCONER — Ellicott police were looking for a man who jumped the counter at CVS Pharmacy in Falconer on Monday night and stole prescription medication. The suspect is believed to be the same man involved in other robberies in Pennsylvania. The incident at the 10 S. Work St. pharmacy ...

Reed Pushes Bill To Give Dental Care To Veterans

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Rep. Tom Reed, R-Corning, announced he will co-sponsor a bill that he intends will provide better dental care for veterans. In his weekly conference call with regional media, Reed brought up how a woman addressed him by saying how difficult it was to get her veteran husband dental care. He ...

Hearing Set On Gateway Lofts Project

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The public will have an opportunity to comment on the proposed city housing development for non-violent offenders going through addiction treatment programs. On Tuesday, the city Planning Commission approved scheduling a public hearing on the proposed Gateway Lofts project at the Gateway ...

Mitrano Criticizes Reed, Trump, Over Debates

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Tracy Mitrano, Democratic nominee for the New York’s 23rd Congressional District, criticized incumbent Rep. Tom Reed, R-Corning, for focusing on a debate schedule exclusively set in the two weeks prior to the November general election. Mitrano highlighted Reed’s dismissal of five other ...

Accidental Drowning Cited After Body Found In Chadakoin River

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Jamestown police say a man accidentally drowned when he fell into the Chadakoin River. Officers responded Monday around 6:30 a.m. after a body was reported in the water near the area of Victoria Avenue and Institute Street. The body —later identified as 61-year-old Robert B. Cavender — ...

Planning Board Seeks Public Comment

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The Southern Tier West Regional Planning and Development Board is seeking public comments on a draft planning document. Southern Tier West annually publishes a Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy planning document, the official strategic economic development plan for Allegany, ...

Giving Back

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Those who knew Michael Seeley, a sheriff’s deputy, EMT and volunteer firefighter, said he lived his life to serve and help others in any way that he could. Honoring Seeley’s service to the community and commitment to others, his family and friends have established the “Fight For Seeley ...

Area Police Reports

Police Reports

CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ SILVER CREEK — Robert J. Schwerk, 27, of Silver Creek was charged Saturday with DWI, DWI per se, failure to keep right and moving from lane unsafely. At about 10:13 p.m. Saturday deputies responded to a one-vehicle property damage crash. Schwerk was ...

Blaze Destroys Home

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A couch sitting on the porch of a Jamestown residence was found to be the likely source of a fire the destroyed a home early Monday. Lt. Tim Glenn of the Jamestown Fire Department said investigators were still looking at the exact cause of the blaze that ripped through the 202 McKinley Ave. ...

(9:40 AM) Pair Charged After Causing Crash Between Train, Car

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Two people have been charged after reportedly causing a train to strike a car July 22 in Ripley. Christopher J. Weston, 25, and a 16-year-old male, both of Westfield were arraigned in Ripley Town Court after an investigation into the crash at the Station Road crossing involving the Norfolk ...

UPDATE: Accidental Drowning Cited After Body Found In River

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The body of a man who fell into the Chadakoin River was recovered by first responders early Monday. Jamestown police said 61-year-old Robert B. Cavender reportedly fell into the water at some point overnight and drowned. His body was found Monday around 6:30 a.m. in the water near Victoria ...