Jamestown woman found with 30-plus grams of fentanyl, heroin compound
(WJET/WFXP)– A Jamestown, NY woman is facing numerous charges after an investigation into fake money at a convenience store led to police finding over 30 grams of a fentanyl and heroin compound. Jamestown Police were called out to a 7Eleven in the 1000 block of East 2nd St. at 1:45 Saturday morning for someone attempting […]
Two Arrested for False Statements in Chautauqua County Investigation
(WNY News Now) – Chautauqua County, NY – On February 11, 2024, two Chautauqua County men were arrested for making punishable false written statements during a Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office investigation on Dye Rd in the Town of Villenova. The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office conducted an inquiry...
Fredonia Fire Department Responds to Structure Fire
The Fredonia Fire Department responded to several incidents on Friday evening, including a structure fire at 30 Water Street. The fire, located on the first floor, was called in at about 6:30 PM and was reportedly a result of an electrical source, and was quickly extinguished. No injuries related to the fire were reported.
Experience Authentic Mexican Cuisine at These Four Dunkirk Hotspots
In this article, we're exploring four fantastic Mexican restaurants in Dunkirk. Have you had the chance to sample their delicious offerings yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Why is Greek Life initiation so controversial?
Depending on who you talk to, Greek Life organizations can seem like they’re the best things or the worst things to join on campus. Fraternities and sororities have had a polarizing reputation for as long as they’ve been staples at colleges and universities. But how did they get this reputation, and is it actually deserved?
Teenager Robbed at Gunpoint on Sherman Avenue
New York, NY – A 15-year-old boy was robbed under threat in broad daylight while walking on Sherman Avenue on Thursday afternoon. At around 1:15 PM, the young victim was…
One Small Town Where ‘No One Dies’ Named Most Unusual in New York
New York state is so much more than just the city. There are plenty of places to explore and many have something unique and unusual to offer. But there's one small town in New York that's been named the weirdest one of all. Lily Dale, a hamlet, in southwestern New...
Puppies in Need: Could Your Home Be Their New Home in Westfield, NY?
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of westfield..
Man arrested, charged after Jamestown shooting incident
JAMESTOWN, N.Y (WIVB) — A 47-year-old Buffalo man is facing multiple charges for his alleged involvement in chasing a victim and firing shots at their vehicle in Jamestown. Thursday, at approximately 10:14 a.m., Jamestown police said they responded to the area of Beechview and Clyde avenues for a reported shooting incident. During an investigation, police […]
Fredonia shows PACing a punch
Some students say Fredonia’s Performing Arts Company (PAC) has perfected the answer. Every year, PAC puts on five productions: two main stage productions, two experimental productions and one collaborative production, which is usually written by a student. Students create pitches in the spring semester to present to the PAC...
State of Emergency, Local Emergency Order No. 1 & No. 2 Extended
(WNY News Now) – MAYVILLE, N.Y. – Chautauqua County Executive Paul M. Wendel Jr. has extended a State of Emergency and Emergency Order No. 1, first issued on May 18, 2023, and Emergency Order No. 2, first issued on September 29, 2023. To view the State of Emergency,...
Domestic Dispute Investigation Leads to Felony Charges
(WNY News Now) – In a late-night incident on Feb. 20, 2024, officers responded to a disturbance on the North Side, resulting in the arrest of a 47-year-old man for violating an order of protection. On the night of 2/20/24 at 11:49 PM, Jamestown City officers, responding to a...
Warren Resident Faces Drug Charges Following Traffic Stop
(WNY News Now) – A Warren resident was apprehended on Feb. 20, 2024 at 10:52 pm after a routine traffic stop in the vicinity of Barrett Ave and Prather Ave by the Jamestown Police Department Violence Interdiction Unit. On the evening of 2/20/24, Jamestown Police Department’s Violence Interdiction Unit...
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Dogs Up for Adoption in Westfield, NY
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near westfield.
Erie County, New York Man Wins $1 Million Dollars With Lottery
The New York State Lottery announced that a man from Angola won one of the top prizes of $1 million dollars playing the Cashword Bonus scratch-off game.
Chautauqua County Authorities Keeping a Close Eye on Local Cell Phone Service Outages
The Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office and Office of Emergency Services are monitoring the ongoing cell phone service outages in the region. Despite the disruptions, the county's Emergency 911 Services are operational as of Thursday, February 22, 2024. The outages began around 3:30 a.m. ET and are affecting many people nationwide, with major carriers like AT&T, Cricket Wireless, Verizon, and T-Mobile experiencing disruptions.
Salamanca, February 24 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Fredonia High School basketball team will have a game with Salamanca High School on February 24, 2024, 11:00:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
Caught on camera: Car collides with school bus in Lakewood
Police say students were on the bus at the time.
HS Basketball: Fredonia Girls Fall Short in Quarterfinal Clash
The first two meetings of this high school basketball season between the Fredonia and Southwestern girls resulted in convincing wins for the Lady Trojans. Their third meeting on Friday night provided more of the same; only this time, it also meant the end of Fredonia's season. In a game that aired on WDOE, the Lady Billies came up short on the road by a 63-39 score in the Section VI Class B-1 quarterfinals.
Top 9 Schools In Chautauqua County With Violent Incidents And Drugs
These 9 schools had the most violence and illegal substances on campus in Chautauqua County. Incidents such as homicides, sexual assaults, and drugs on campus are reported detailing the number of incidents relating to School Safety and the Educational Climate. Thankfully, there were no homicides, so it is not listed, but there were quite a few drug incidents. All of the data is reported to the state. These schools had the most incidents in Chautauqua County for the 2021-2022 school year (the most recent data available).