Chautauqua County Newswire

Chautauqua County Newswire

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  1. Damage is getting worseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Observer

    ... and Cuba. Jeff Brockelbank, a senior Department of Environmental Conservation forester and member of the Chautauqua County Forest Pest Task Force, recently said DEC officials have seen a lot more dead ash trees. Brockelbank noted two problems - a ...

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  2. Public Safety Committee hears fly car update, authorizes sheriff's officeRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Observer

    The new EMS fly-car system and a re-fueling option for the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office were discussed at Wednesday's Legislative Public Safety Committee meeting on Wednesday night. Sheriff Joe Gerace appeared before the committee to discuss a possible agreement with Pine Valley Central School District for the utilization of the district's fuel depot for the Sheriff's Office.

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  3. Harvey won't set back regional waterlineRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Observer

    Hurricane Harvey's impact could have struck closer to home, but luckily for one project, the order went in before the storm. The North Chautauqua County Water District recently awarded the regional waterline contract to Kandey Company Inc. of West Seneca for completion within 180 days.

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  4. Hall is winner in Hanover justice raceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Observer

    The Chautauqua County Board of Elections counted absentee ballots following primaries held Sept 12. Official results posted by the board of elections show Hall officially garnering 77 votes. Wayne Ashley received 73 votes and Anthony Pearl had 47 votes.

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  5. Rosas welcomes new Catholic School principalRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Observer

    ... Rosas is New York state's first elected Hispanic Mayor, Tilaro is believed to be the city of Dunkirk and Chautauqua County's only Hispanic school administrator. Both sharing a focus on education and the Hispanic community, they met recently to ...

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  6. Census Data A Reminder There Is Still Work To Do LocallyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    The most recent U.S. Census Bureau estimates for Chautauqua County are a reminder that there is still a lot of work to be done.

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  7. Jamestown Man Jailed In Theft At Bon-TonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... store before he was located a short time later. He was arraigned in Busti Town Court and remanded to the Chautauqua County Jail on $1,000 bail. In April, Sanchez was charged with obstructing governmental administration after he allegedly fled from ...

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  8. Area Police ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... also reportedly has a DWI conviction from 2014. He was arraigned in Charlotte Town Court and taken to the Chautauqua County Jail. A Jose Diaz, 24, of Jamestown was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana on Monday. According to a police ...

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  9. Public Safety Committee Authorizes Sheriff-Pine Valley Fuel AgreementRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    The new EMS fly-car system and a re-fueling option for the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office were discussed at Wednesday's Legislative Public Safety Committee meeting on Wednesday night.

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  10. Area Leaders Need To Read Mark Shafer's ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... and employment within our region. This appeared in The Post-Journal's Supplement Section for our Chautauqua County Chamber of Commerce, dated Sept. 13, 2017. It's still well worth finding and keeping a copy, for continued reference! Mr. Shafer ...

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  11. Rep. Reed holds agriculture forum to discuss industry reformsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Your News Now

    ... line. "I might, as a daily farmer, think that trade is a little more important," said Richard Kimball, Chautauqua County Farm Bureau president. "Trade looms very large when it comes to our bottom line in dairy. We have to have exports" "The vast ...

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  12. Horrigan to unveil county budget Sept. 27Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Observer

    Chautauqua County Executive Vince Horrigan will provide his 2018 Tentative Budget Presentation to the Chautauqua County Legislature on Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017.

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  13. Dexter Ormond Named 4-H - SSuperYouth For AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    Dexter Ormond from Kennedy is the August 4-H SuperYouth, pictured with DairyBud Ellie Ames at the 2017 Chautauqua County Fair.

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  14. Prosecution believes kidnapping was sexually motivatedRead the original story

    Yesterday | Observer

    Along with a kidnapping allegation, prosecutors are also pursuing a sexually-motivated felony against Samuel Saeli, the Dunkirk man who allegedly abducted a 13-year-old boy last year. Testimony heard in the kidnapping case Tuesday at the Chautauqua County Courthouse revealed that a sexual evidence collection kit was gathered and analyzed during investigation.

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  15. Area policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Observer

    ... apprehended and taken into custody. Schenk was arraigned in Hanover town court. Schenk was remanded to the Chautauqua County Jail in lieu of bail and will appear in Hanover town court at a later date. At approximately 7 p.m., deputies responded to ...

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  16. Statewide Effort Needed To Tackle Emerald Ash Borer Problem With TreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... and Cuba. Jeff Brockelbank, a senior Department of Environmental Conservation forester and member of the Chautauqua County Forest Pest Task Force, recently said DEC officials have seen lots more dead ash trees all over but especially in Jamestown. ...

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  17. JRC Eyes Next Step In Revitalization ProgramRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... said JRC officials are hoping to partner with the city; Chautauqua Opportunities Inc.; CODE; CHRIC; the Chautauqua County Land Bank; and Habitat for Humanity on the new Renaissance Block Challenge program. Maxwell said through the first six years of ...

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  18. Public Hearing Set On Proposed Partial Property Tax ExemptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... Oct 25. at 2:05 p.m. in the Legislative Chambers of the Gerace Office Building in Mayville. Since 2012, Chautauqua County has offered a partial real property tax exemption to senior citizen homeowners whose incomes do not exceed $20,000. Under a ...

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  19. Engine Manufacturer Showcases $47 Million in UpgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WICU12 Erie

    ... plant, which covers 22 acres, provides work for 1,400 employees, making it the largest private employer in Chautauqua County, New York. "About one in every three semi-trucks you'll pass running down the road have an engine from this site." Some of ...

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  20. Storage Building Destroyed In Randolph BlazeRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... A - For the first time in its history, Fredonia will soon have a full-time paid fire chief running the ... Chautauqua County has a diverse agricultural base as well as a long and proud history of farming. There are several ...

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