BELMONT — Three teachers in the Genesee Valley Central School District are combining their creative talents in an exhibition at the Wellsville Creative Arts Center.

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ALFRED — Alfred State is remembering the life of longtime supporter and friend of the college, Jon Shay, a well-known area humanitarian and businessman who passed away Monday at Noyes Memorial Hospital in Dansville. 

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WASHINGTON — Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States on Wednesday, summoning American resilience to confront a historic confluence of crises and urging people to come together to end an "uncivil war" in a nation deeply divided after four tumultuous years

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PORTVILLE — The village of Portville has been busy welcoming a number of new businesses this past year, with empty buildings finding re-use and giving the village the look of growth.

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OLEAN — As with many children who have aging parents, Thomas Golden of Olean is hopeful that his 105-year-old mother, Glenda Golden, will be vaccinated against the dreaded COVID-19 virus sooner than later.

After several days of double-digit new cases of COVID-19 in residents, Allegany County reported only eight new cases Tuesday as the trend for infections continued down.

ALBANY (TNS) — Starting this week, people who work part-time in New York state will be able to claim unemployment benefits based on the number of hours they work instead of the number of days they work each week.

CATTARAUGUS — The Cattaraugus Free Library has been selected as one of 200 libraries to participate in Libraries Transforming Communities: Focus on Small and Rural Libraries, an American Library Association (ALA) initiative that helps library workers better serve their small and rural communities.

Dr. Anthony Evans, executive director of the Cattaraugus County Youth Bureau, announces this week’s featured Youth Citizenship Award recipient is Leah Seltzer.

From saving a school from fire to a quiet end to war fund drives, from shooting down a new Olean High School to troubled floodwaters across the region, here’s a look back on the week that was 100, 75, 50 and 25 years ago on this edition of Turning Back the Clock.

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OLEAN — Longtime Southern Tier residents may remember the epic snowfalls from years gone by, oftentimes leaving no sight of the ground for weeks or even months at a time.

Two hospitals, merged into one entity in 2018, face the unenviable task of providing health care to a region in the midst of a dwindling population, inadequate reimbursements, aging infrastructure, rising costs, physician recruitment and the overall state of rural health care.

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ALBANY (TNS) — Despite a year that saw the largest and most lasting public demonstrations for racial justice in a generation, New Yorkers this year have roughly the same assessment of the state of race relations that they did a year ago, according to a poll conducted by Siena College to comm…

IRVING — Stressing that education is the best tool to "combat entrenched racism and change long-standing misunderstandings and prejudices regarding Indigenous populations," the Seneca Nation Council is calling on the state Board of Regents to implement curriculum on the history and contribut…

Two more Cattaraugus County residents have died due to COVID-19-related complications, increasing the county's coronavirus death toll to 68.The county's health department on Sunday reported that an 84-year-old man and a 73-year-old woman both developed respiratory failure due to COVID-19.The…

BRADFORD, Pa. — Settlement discussions are underway between the Securities and Exchange Commission and local brothers Shane and Sean Hvizdzak, accused of defrauding investors out of millions in a cryptocurrency hedge fund scheme.