OLEAN — There were nine positive COVID-19 test results reported by the Cattaraugus County Health Department on Thursday.


OLEAN — An official with the SPCA in Cattaraugus County provided additional information on animals that were allegedly neglected at an Olean household — from dogs, puppies and cats to reptiles and a chinchilla — and seized Friday by local law enforcement agencies.

OLEAN — Patrick Hollenbeck has opened an Edward Jones office at 301 N. Union St., Suite #204, after having worked with financial advisor Jim Brady in serving investors throughout the Olean area.


OLEAN — For the past 2 1/2 months, Jason Berube has worked alongside staff and volunteers at the SPCA in Cattaraugus County to ensure the animals receive the best treatment.

OLEAN — The City of Olean Youth Bureau and Recreation Department is offering open basketball for students in grades 4-6 twice a week.

OLEAN — Officials at the Genesis House homeless shelter remind area residents that the for the Love of all Virtual Gala 2021 will be live-streamed on Facebook for raffle items beginning at 6:45 p.m. Thursday.

WELLSVILLE — Each year, members of the Genesee Valley Oncology Nursing Society present the Nurse of Distinction award to an individual nurse who exemplifies excellence in oncology nursing.

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

OLEAN — In honor of Black History Month, one of the leaders of the African-American community in Olean, Ola Mae Gayton, provided thoughts on a deceased congressman and civil rights leader, as well as a poem he read from another great Black leader.

LITTLE VALLEY — The Cattaraugus County Health Department on Monday reported the 86th death of a resident due to COVID-19, while Allegany County also reported one new death.