BELMONT — On a day when Allegany County recorded 23 new cases of COVID-19 in residents, the county’s Department of Health said Thursday it will offer free drive-up rapid testing without an appointment on Saturday.

WELLSVILLE — Ardent Solutions has been chosen as a recipient of a new grant from the Health Foundation for Western and Central New York — the Co-Creating Well-Being: Supporting Children and Families Through Trauma grant.

WELLSVILLE — The owner of Trout Run Camp Resort vows to attend the next town board meeting to tell his side of the story stemming from a recent complaint about traffic.


ALBANY — The rate of COVID-19 infections has risen enough in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Connecticut to require those states’ residents to quarantine if they travel to New York, but Gov. Andrew Cuomo says New York won’t enforce the rules against those residents.

WELLSVILLE — Comfort House joins other village care facilities in closing its doors to outsiders as COVID-19 cases continue to rise in Allegany County.

BELMONT — Four new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Allegany County on Monday, while the nursing home at the center of a large outbreak issued a statement thanking the community and county for support.

ALFRED — Utilizing SUNY Upstate Medical University’s advancements in COVID-19 testing, Alfred State College (ASC) greatly increased the number of students and employees tested for COVID-19 in October.


WELLSVILLE — A town that gained much of its early wealth and prosperity from the oil industry in the late 19th and early 20th centuries is in the final stages of approving the installation of a 21st century solar farm.

The Cattaraugus County Health Department reported Sunday the 14th death of a county resident due to COVID-19-related complications.