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Clarification: Chautauqua Lake Association

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The weed harvesting vessels pictured along with the story on Chautauqua Lake herbicide spraying results published Wednesday belong to the Chautauqua Lake Association, and not the Chautauqua Lake and Watershed Management Alliance.

Second Woman Dies After Sugar Grove Crash

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SUGAR GROVE, Pa. — A second woman has died as a result of a two-vehicle crash Sunday night in Warren County, Pa. Bonnie Lucia, of Russell, Pa., was a passenger in a car that crashed into a farm tractor at 9:34 p.m. Sunday on Route 957 in Sugar Grove, Pa. Anne Wolf, of North Warren, also ...

DA Outlines Budget Hike Plan Again

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For the second consecutive month, members of a Chautauqua County legislative committee discuss the proposed budget increase for the district attorney’s office. On Wednesday, Patrick Swanson, county district attorney, again discussed his request to have the DA Office’s budget increased so ...

Longtime Warren Priest Accused Of Abuse In Probe Of Diocese

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WARREN, Pa. — The Rev. Salvatore P. Luzzi was pastor of St. Joseph in Warren for 15 years over parts of three decades. Over the course of more than 30 years as a teacher and priest in the Erie Diocese, Luzzi “was accused of sexual misconduct by eight male victims ranging in age from early ...

Priest With Local Ties Accused Of Sex Abuse After Report Released

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ERIE, Pa. — A Pennsylvania state grand jury report released this week listed a number of priests within the Erie Catholic Diocese for alleged sexual abuse against children over the decades. One of the names found on that list has local ties. Father Chester Gawronski, a 1968 graduate of ...

Four Are Charged After Drug Raid

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DUNKIRK — Three Dunkirk residents and one Fredonia man are in custody after a morning drug bust at 527 S. Roberts Road. Dunkirk Police and the Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force executed a search warrant that had been issued earlier by city of Dunkirk Court Judge John Kuzdale. The ...

Newsrooms Push Back Against Trump

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NEW YORK (AP) — The nation’s newsrooms are pushing back against President Donald Trump with a coordinated series of newspaper editorials condemning his attacks on “fake news” and suggestion that journalists are the enemy. The Boston Globe invited newspapers across the country to stand ...

Good, Young Honored With Farm Bureau ‘Circle Of Friends’ Award

Community

State Assemblyman Andy Goodell, R-Jamestown, and state Sen. Cathy Young, R-Olean, were recently honored by the New York Farm Bureau with the “Circle of Friends” designation based on their voting records and support for issues of importance to the New York agriculture community during the ...

St. Susan Center Recognizes Volunteers

Community

Gregg and Fran Guichard have been selected as the July Volunteers of the Month at the St. Susan Center. The Guichards are both retired from BOCES, where they were both teachers. They have six children and five grandchildren and they love to golf, work in their flower gardens, read and they ...

Chautauqua Scholarship Recipient Performs

Community

The Rotary Club of Jamestown recently enjoyed a performance from Joseph Tancredi, vocalist, and Martin Dube, pianist, from the Chautauqua Institution School of Music. Kevin Sixbey introduced both to the club. Tancredi is a music student at the Chautauqua Institution School of Music and ...

Legal Records

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BUSINESS CERTIFICATES MAY 1, 2018 Handy Man, 5441 Meadow Lane, Mayville, by Jessee L. Kresek. BUSINESS CERTIFICATES MAY 2, 2018 Blue Ginger Designs, 4348 Osborne Rd., Fredonia, by Jennifer A. Schrantz. BUSINESS CERTIFICATES MAY 3, 2018 White Sparrow Designs, 587 Front St., ...

JCC Fall Musical To Open Auditions

Community

Auditions will be held Aug. 28-29 for Jamestown Community College’s production of Disney’s “Newsies: The Musical,” to be performed later this fall. The auditions, which begin at 7 p.m. in Scharmann Theatre, are open to JCC students, high school students, and community members. ...

Area Woman Earns Doctorate In Philosophy

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Danielle Donelson defended her dissertation in May and graduated with her Doctor of Philosophy in English from Bowling Green State University on Aug. 4. Prior to earning her doctorate, Donelson served for five years with the Mennonite Central Committee and teaching at Satya Wacana Christian ...

Conservancy Supports Chautauqua

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The Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy has issued a statement of support for the lawsuit filed by the Chautauqua Institution demanding a more thorough impact study on the application of herbicides to Chautauqua Lake before herbicides can be applied to the lake in the future. As it stated ...

SWCS Reports Project ‘On Schedule’

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Southwestern Central School District residents driving past the school might have noticed a recent addition to their view during the daily commute as the newly constructed gymnasium visible from the road sports large, red letters spelling out “Southwestern.” “We’re very close,” said ...

Area Police Reports

Police Reports

CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE ¯ DUNKIRK — Jason E. Lack, 37, of Dunkirk was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief. Deputies responded to a home in the town of Dunkirk on Monday for a disorderly male. Deputies found that Lack had thrown a TV remote at a TV, which caused it to ...

Clear Lake Waters

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Towns and villages had not been unanimous in spraying herbicides to clear weeds out of Chautauqua Lake, but the municipalities that were approved to have spraying done are now reporting clearer waters and more satisfied residents. Herbicide spraying of 81 acres on Chautauqua Lake occurred in ...

(9:20 AM) Second Woman Dies After Warren County Crash

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SUGAR GROVE, Pa. — A second woman has died as a result of a two-vehicle crash Sunday night in Warren County, Pa. Bonnie Lucia, of Russell, Pa., was a passenger in a car that crashed into a farm tractor at 9:34 p.m. Sunday on Route 957 in Sugar Grove, Pa. Anne Wolf, of North Warren, also ...

(10:45 AM) Man Charged After Pursuit In Jamestown

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A man was jailed after he struck several cars — including a patrol vehicle — during a pursuit Sunday in Jamestown. Pedro J. Millan, 46, was taken into custody shortly after police attempted to stop him for failing to signal a turn around 11:48 a.m. Millan failed to stop and led officers ...

(12:30 PM) 4 Charged In Dunkirk Drug Bust

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DUNKIRK — Three Dunkirk residents and one Fredonia man are in custody after a morning drug bust at 527 S. Roberts Road in Dunkirk. Dunkirk Police and the Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force executed a search warrant that had been issued earlier by city of Dunkirk Court Judge John ...