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Arrests Made for Rolling Meth Lab

Four Ripley, New York, residents are facing charges in Pennsylvania for allegedly running a rolling meth lab that was discovered during a traffic stop near Erie.Acting attorney general Bill Ryan says 42-year-old James Fuhus, 38-year-old Marie Kopta, 18-year-old Alexandria Gibbs and 20-year-old John Gibbs used a “one pot” method to…

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Changing the Direction of New York State

By Senator Cathy Young 57th Senate District Ranking Member of the NYS Senate’s Agriculture Committee The recently approved State budget illustrates the new way New York State government is getting positive results. Having joined with Governor Cuomo, and hardworking taxpayers from across our State, I am proud to say that…

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Make Bradford the Ultimate Fishing Town

You can help make Bradford an Ultimate Fishing Town simply by telling people why you like living here.Listen to today’s LiveLine with ANFVB Director Linda Devlin here, then go here to submit your nomination.

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Tom Riel on Fargo TV Show

Watch here.Since the show aired, mayors Tom Riel and Dennis Walaker have talked – and no matter which city wins the tournament, both mayors are going to be winners.Walaker will get a Zippo lighter, and Riel will get some of Fargo’s famous chocolate covered potato chips.The winner will be announced…

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Six Sentenced for Welfare Fraud

A Mount Jewett woman and several Elk County residents have pleaded guilty to welfare fraud, and have been sentenced.The state inspector general’s office say 32-year-old Anita Arthurs received more than $6,200 in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits. Arthurs was sentenced to 23-and-a-half months probation and 80 hours of community…

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Vote for Bradford!

This would be pretty — if it was the beginning of winter instead of the beginning of spring.Go here to vote in The Weather Channel’s Toughest Weather City Tournament.

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Pascarella Picked for Big 30 Team

The names of six more players who have accepted invitations to play in the 38th annual Big 30 Don Raabe Charities Classic are: Nick CappellettiOffensive Tackle/Defensive TackleCuba-Rushford Central SchoolHeight: 6’2” Weight: 260 lbs.Nick will attend SUNY Brockport in the fall and major in history. He is an Olean Times Herald…

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Sorg Joins Staff at Charles Cole Memorial

Amy Sorg, CRNP, has joined the staff at Charles Cole Memorial Hospital and will care for patients at the Eldred Health Center. Appointments can be made by calling 814/225-4241. Sorg earned associate’s and bachelor’s degrees at the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford and Pennsylvania State University. She earned a master’s…

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Report: PA Has Country’s Worst Bridges

Pennsylvania has the highest number of structurally deficient bridges in the country, according to a report released today by Washington DC-based Transportation for America.The report says more than 26 percent of bridges in Pennsylvania are structurally deficient, giving the state both the highest percentage and greatest number of deficient bridges…

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Special Olympians Compete in Pittsburgh

Eight bowlers from McKean County Special Olympics were among over 300 special athletes who competed at the Western Pennsylvania Special Olympics Bowling Tournament held in Pittsburgh recently.Tom Day and George Burton won gold medals. Their names will go into the competition pool and be considered for selection to the Pennsylvania…