Local News

The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado did touchdown in Allegany County last Thursday afternoon. The report says that two thunderstorms merged to create a tornado, which registered as an EF1 with winds around 95 mph, passed through the towns of Allen, Angelica and West Almond. Read the full article...
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Five people have been arrested in Cattaraugus County for forging signatures on social services documents. 29 year-old Mimi LaPierre, 33 year-old Janelle Jennngs and Krisannette Locklear of Olean and 30 year-old Leighann Russell of Salamanca and 35 year-old Timothy Sherlock of Wellsville are all charged with offering a false Read the full article...
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Man Flees From PoliceMon, Jul 24, 2017
A Port Allegany man is facing several charges after fleeing from police. Police tried to pull over 53 year-old Patrick Chastain was suspicion of DUI, but he fled and was arrested after a short pursuit. Chastain was charged with eluding a police officer and felony DUI. Read the full article...
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Man Facing Gun ChargesMon, Jul 24, 2017
A Shinglehouse man is facing several charges after threatening another man with a gun and baseball bat. Police say that on July 4 66 year-old John Cyran pointed a firearm at the man three times and then threatened him with a bat. Cyran is a convicted felon and Read the full article...
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The 20th annual Kid's and Cancer Motorcycle Run raised $85,000 Saturday. 9 year-old Adilynn Brown and friends raised $3,407 for Kid's and Cancer. Event president Dave Geitner says there were 211 bikers who took part in the 95 mile run and 309 total participants. Read the full article...
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