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Chautauqua Institution today announced the establishment of a new literary prize. The Chautauqua Janus Prize will be awarded for the first time in 2018, celebrating an emerging writer's single work of short fiction or nonfiction for daring formal and aesthetic innovations that upset and reorder readers' imaginations, historical narratives, and Read the full article...
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A young woman is charged with endangering the welfare of an incompetent/physically disabled person while working in an assisted living facility. Wellsville police say 18-year-old Kimberly Litchner of Rushford mistreated a resident of the non-profit organization “during the course of her work assignment.” The alleged incident happened on December 13. Litchner was Read the full article...
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A terroristic threats charge against a Bradford man has been withdrawn. 65-year-old Daniel Mount had been charged for allegedly threatening a former girlfriend, and telling her he would kill her if she was with anyone else, or if she called police. Mount had been scheduled for a preliminary hearing this morning. The post Read the full article...
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Charges related to a case of domestic violence in Bradford have been bound to McKean County Court. 46-year-old Grant Lewis of Bradford is accused of choking a woman, hitting her in the face, knocking her to the floor, and kicking the side of her head and her ribs. The alleged incidents Read the full article...
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Obituary: Andrew BergWed, Jan 17, 2018
Andrew M. Berg, 29, of 29 Prendergast Ave., passed away Friday, January 12, 2018 at his residence. Born March 1, 1988 in Bradford, he was the son of Judith A. (Polucci) Berg and Paul J. Berg, who both survive. He was a 2007 graduate of Bradford Area High School and attended the Read the full article...
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