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A Port Allegany man is facing several charges in connection with an incident involving an eight year-old girl in Emporium. Police have charged 34 year-old Shane Haskins with rape and indecent assault after incidents back in November and December. Haskins was arrested and sent to the McKean County Read the full article...
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Several teenagers were injured Monday night in a one car accident on Lillibridge Road in Portville. Police say that four Olean High School students and one Allegany-Limestone High School student suffered non-life-threatening injuries, although two were flown to ECMC in Buffalo for treatment. Police say the car was Read the full article...
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The man wanted in a shooting last Friday night at a bar in Tioga County has been apprehended in Texas. Blossburg Borough Police say that 39 year-old James Lynch was arrested late Tuesday night in Beaumont, Texas. Lynch was wanted on attempted homicide charges for a shooting a Read the full article...
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A man who was fishing near the Allegheny River Campground in Roulette fell into the river Wedensday afternoon and was rescued by other fisherman. Police radio reports say the man suffered hypothermia and was taken to Charles Cole Memorial Hospital in Coudersport and then later flown to a trauma Read the full article...
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fire
A state police fire marshal is trying to determine the cause of a fire that did a quarter of a million dollars worth of damage to a Ridgway home Tuesday night. Cpl. Greg Agosti says the fire on California Road was reported at about 8:30 p.m. Shawn and Monique Schaeffer and Read the full article...
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