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7/27/2016 10:52:13 AM
Another indication that the Athenex project is moving ahead in the Dunkirk area.  WDOE News has learned from one of the property owners of the site where the pharmaceutical manufacturing plant is slated to be built that the company has closed on the property.  County Legislator Kevin Muldowney confirmed this latest development during an appearance on Viewpoint.  The property is loca...read more
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2016-07-27 06:53
A Forestville native will be holding a book signing next week in Jamestown. Claudia Bowker will be at the Prendergast Library to sign copies of her book, "It Took a Bullet" on Thursday, August 4th from 3:00 to 5:00 PM. In her book, Bowker draws on her experiences as a teacher, administrator, and early childhood professional.  The book tells the story of Doris Butler, who transformed an elemen...read more
2016-07-27 05:24
New York was among the states that helped Hillary Clinton win the nomination at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia on Tuesday. Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the delegates' votes -- 181 for Clinton and 108 for Senator Bernie Sanders. Cuomo and Sanders made the rounds Tuesday, urging delegates to support Clinton. Several delegates who were committed to Sanders wore light blue "Bern...read more
2016-07-27 05:04
A former law clerk for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas is running for the U.S. Senate from New York as a Republican. Wendy Long, an attorney and a member of Judicial Watch, is challenging three-term Democratic Senator Charles Schumer. Long was the keynote speaker at Tuesday night's annual Chautauqua County Republican Dinner in Mayville. She told local Republicans and Conservatives ...read more
2016-07-27 01:42
The Powerball jackpot is creeping up again.  There hasn't been a winner since before Mother's Day.  So, tonight's drawing has reached $422 million.  Despite the massive pot, it's still only the eleventh highest in U.S. History.  You need to match five balls and the red powerball to hit it big.  The odds of winning are 292 million to one. ...read more
2016-07-27 01:33
Chautauqua County lawmakers are expected to take action tonight on three local laws, including one that would lengthen the terms of county lawmakers from two to four years.  The proposals to amend the County Charter are on the agenda for the Legislature's monthly meeting.  Dunkirk area legislators Robert Bankoski and Kevin Muldowney say they favor the longer terms.  Bankoski, who be...read more
2016-07-27 01:19
The U.S Coast Guard is continuing to search the eastern end of Lake Erie after a Niagara Falls, Ontario man became missing on Tuesday.  The Coast Guard in Buffalo says that 37-year-old Giusseppe Reinhart went fishing by himself Tuesday morning.  They were able to contact his family after a boat without anyone aboard washed ashore near Hamburg.   The search includes the use of a...read more
2016-07-27 07:03
Dunkirk Police are working with the Chautauqua County District Attorney's Office as the investigation continues into a possible accidental shooting involving a 4-year-old child.  Dunkirk Police Chief David Ortolano says the child, who was not identified, was playing with a gun at a residence at 544 South Roberts Road late Monday night. The injuries appear to be non-life threatening according ...read more
2016-07-27 06:30
If you were in the area of the Chautauqua County Fair last night, you probably heard a lot of crashing and banging, but there was not need to worry...it was the annual Demolition Derby.  The grandstand was packed for the event that involved cars that were deliberately smashed up.  The Demolition Derby championship finals will take place at the Fair on Sunday at 4 pm. Click here for toda...read more
2016-07-27 06:23
A man wanted on a warrant for aggravated unlicensed operation in the 3rd degree and various traffic violations has been located State Police in Jamestown.  Troopers say they arrested 34-year-old Patrick Ziolkowski after locating him at a residence yesterday in Sherman after receiving a tip.  Ziolkowski was arraigned in Chautauqua Town Court and remanded to the Chautauqua County Jail. ...read more
2016-07-26 05:35
Dunkirk Mayor Willie Rosas says the New York delegation at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia heard from Governor Andrew Cuomo Tuesday morning. Rosas, who is a delegate at the DNC, tells WDOE News that Cuomo's message was one of trying to unify Democrats.  Rosas says Cuomo talked about New York's history of being a "blue state" and keeping it that way... [audio:7261...read more
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