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Pitt-Bradford campus police asking public to help win grant for enhanced security »

BRADFORD, Pa. – Members of the community can help the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford receive up to $100,000 to enhance its safety measures by voting for Pitt-Bradford in the Stanley Security Together for Safer Schools grant program. According to […]…

Jan 23 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Haley named new program director for nursing and radiological science at Pitt-Bradford »


BRADFORD, Pa. – Dr. Tammy Haley, associate professor of nursing at the University of Pittsburgh at Bradford, has been named director of the university’s nursing and radiological science programs. She succeeds Dr. Lisa Fiorentino, associate professor of nursing, who was […]…

Jan 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Attorney General Kane’s office cuts off major source of supply of oxycodone »

PHILADELPHIA - Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today announced charges against 22 individuals accused of running a sophisticated prescription drug forgery ring that operated in 44 of the Commonwealth's 67 counties. It is estimated the ring obtained…

Jan 21 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Ripley Meth Lab Dismantled »

A traffic stop led to the discovery of a meth lab in Ripley, New York. The Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force says 48-year-old John Rowicki III was stopped on Route 20 Friday night, and was subsequently arrested for selling meth to ...…

Jan 20 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Man Charged for September Rape »

A rape back in September has landed a Fredonia man in jail. After finishing their investigation, sheriff’s deputies arrested 21-year-old Nicholas Mooney and charged him for rape and committing criminal sexual act. He was taken to jail in ...…

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Cyclone Man Charged After Crash »

After his pickup truck got stuck in a snowbank early Sunday morning, A Cyclone man was charged with DUI and possession of a prohibited weapon. Police say 38-year-old Kevin Roberts was turning from Route 646 onto Bingham Road when the pickup...…

Jan 20 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Man Turns Himself In to City Police »

A man police were looking for following a crash that damaged two houses turned himself in on Sunday. Police say an SUV driven by 38-year-old Matthew Herron of Bradford went ...…

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High Speed Chase in Smethport »

A Cyclone man is accused of taking police on a high-speed chase Sunday morning in Smethport. Police say the chase started at about 1:45 a.m. It ended on Route 646, where they arrested 26-yea-rold Matthew Braund. Besides a ...…

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Man Hurt in South Kendall Crash »

A Bradford man suffered serious injuries in a one-vehicle crash Saturday night on South Kendall Avenue. Bradford City Police say they saw a Jeep being driven erratically in and out of the travel lane at...…

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Cops: Man Was Texting While Driving »

A driver who lost control of his vehicle and ended up in a front yard is accused of texting while driving. Sheriff’s deputies say 35-year-old Carl Simons ...…

Jan 17 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Snowmobiler Drowned After Crash »

A snowmobiler who didn’t return home Thursday night was found dead this morning near a creek in the woods of Sherman, New York. Sheriff’s deputies say several agencies, including their K-9 division, searched for 31-year-old Kyle Chimera of...…

Jan 17 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

The Latest Alleged Murder in Bradford »

1-wantedperson1jfhkdhdgkjfhd_optBy now, nearly every body in town has heard about the latest alleged murder in Bradford. At approximately 9:30 AM on Friday, Stephen Stidd, Shot Melvin Bizzarro, in the parking lot behind Togi’s Restaurant. Stidd 62, who is being represented…

Jan 16 2015 / 2 Comments / Read More »

PennDOT Driver License, Photo Centers Closed (Jan. 17, through Monday, Jan. 19) for Martin Luther King Jr. Day »

Driver Licensing, Motor Vehicle Services Available Online Harrisburg – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation today announced that all driver license and photo centers, including its full-service center in Harrisburg, will be closed Saturday, Jan. 17, through Monday, Jan. 19, in […]…

Jan 16 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Man Jailed for Punching Woman »

A man is in McKean County Jail for punching the mother of his child in the face. According to papers filed in District Judge Dominic Cercone’s office, 41-year-old Roger Kline of Bradford was walking with the woman on South Avenue on...…

Jan 16 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

City of Bradford Police Log for 1/13 and 1/14/15 »

Besides arresting the man accused of punching a woman in the face, City of Bradford Police investigated a motor vehicle accident on West Corydon Street...…

Jan 16 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

St. Bonaventure to Benefit From New Solar Power Project in Olean »

St. Bonaventure University will save an estimated $100,000 or more a year on its electric bill thanks to a new solar electric project being...…

Jan 16 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Heroin, Gun Found in Salamanca House »

Heroin, a weapon and marijuana were found during a raid of a Salamanca house. The Southern Tier Regional Drug Task Force found the drugs and a .40-caliber Glock 27 handgun at 94 Jefferson Street, where they arrested 19-year-old Thomas Oldshield. Police say the serial number...…

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Outhouse Races Set for Winterfest »

The Winterfest Event Committee announced today that a new event will happen at this year’s Winterfest for the first time. The new event is the Outhouse Races which are scheduled...…

Jan 16 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Former Sheriff Brad Mason Charged With Corruption of Minors »

Former McKean County Sheriff Brad Mason is accused of have a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old girl was a tenant at a rental home he owns in Bradford Township. A state police news ...…

Jan 15 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

St. Marys Man Jumps From Second Floor of His Burning Home »

A man escaped from his burning home Wednesday morning by jumping from a second-floor window. State police say Roy Pfoutz of St. Marys was asleep when a smoke detector woke him up at around 10:30 a.m. When he realized...…

Jan 15 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Man Gets Up to 20 Years for Killing Friend »

The man who killed his friend for being in bed with his girlfriend has been sentenced to 10 to 20 years in state prison. 28-year-old Greg Riehl of Coudersport pleaded guilty in November to involuntary manslaughter ...…

Jan 15 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

City Fire Chief Chris Angell Retires »

Bradford City Fire Chief Chris Angell has retired, and assistant chief Rich Zmuda is now in charge of the department. Although no official announcement was made, the fire department’s pension board met before last night’s City Council meeting and voted unanimously to award...…

Jan 14 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

PSP: Couple Had Pot-Growing Operation »

A Coudersport couple is accused of having a marijuana growing operation at their home. 50-year-old Stacey Amidon and 46-year-old Susan Amidon of...…

Jan 14 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Charges Against Man Accused of BRMC Assault Bound to Court »

Charges against a man accused of punching a nurse and a doctor at Bradford Regional Medical Center have been bound to McKean County Court following a preliminary hearing this morning. According to records in...…

Jan 14 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Woman Jailed for Not Registering With Megan’s Law »

A woman was sent to jail for not registering with Megan’s Law. 26-year-old Kylie Ann Silsby of Coudersport was convicted of involuntary deviate sexual intercourse in May of 2011 for an incident that happened in November of 2010, ...…

Jan 14 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Couple Accused of Trying to Kill Dog »

A man and woman from Mount Jewett are accused of trying to kill a dog. 34-year-old Tyler Rush and 24-year-old Ashley Reinard are each charged with cruelty to animals in connection to an August...…

Jan 14 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Alleged Robbery Conspirator Waives Hearing »

One of the people accused of staging a robbery to get $200 from a Bradford man has waived his preliminary hearing. According to court papers, Timothy Wright tried...…

Jan 14 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

PennDOT Agrees to Commercial Terms on Public-Private Bridge Partnership »

More than a dozen bridges in McKean County – including one in Bradford – will be replaced under Pennsylvania’s Rapid Bridge Replacement...…

Jan 13 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

City of Bradford Police Log 1/10 and 1/11/15 »

City of Bradford Police over weekend checked possible activity with illegal on Mill Street, and incidents of disorderly conduct on Congress and Rochester streets. They also investigated a theft on East Main Street, harassment on Mechanic Street...…

Jan 13 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Three Dead After Clarion County Crash »

Three people died in an 18-vehicle pile-up on Interstate 80 in Clarion County. State police say two people were pronounced dead at the scene, and ...…

Jan 10 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Three Crashes on Icy Roads »

State police reported three accidents on icy roads – all involving vehicles that went out of control and slid off the road. In Potter County, neither 78-year-old Martin Sweigart of Galeton nor 21-year...…

Jan 10 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Accused High Rise Assailant Out of Jail »

The man accused of assaulting a security guard at the High Rise on Bushnell Street is out of jail following proceedings in McKean County Central Court. 43-year-old Charles Sisler of Bradford ...…

Jan 10 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Three-Vehicle Crash on Route 219 »

Three people escaped injury in a three-vehicle crash on the Route 219 Bradford Bypass Wednesday afternoon. Police say a car driven by 22-year-old Tyler...…

Jan 10 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Split Verdict in Probation Officer Trial »

A jury came back with a split decision in the trial of a probation officer accused of making sexual advances toward at least three ...…

Jan 10 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Bradford Man Admits to Burglary »

A Bradford man has admitted to breaking into a convenience store and assaulting the witness to his crime. 34-year-old Timothy Bottof ...…

Jan 10 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Pharmacy Burglar Behind Bars »

The man who says he robbed the Dan Horn Pharmacy in Olean Tuesday is behind bars. Police 27-year-old Shawn Deahn of Olean confessed to the crime. He was sent to jail on $5,000 bail. ...…

Jan 10 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

‘Timothy Michael Mihalko’ WANTED by City of Bradford Police »


WANTED PERSON by City of Bradford Police Timothy Michael Mihalko DOB: 01/21/80 5’08, 180lbs brown hair and brown eyes, often wearing a bandanna Mihalko is charged with misdemeanor assault and harassment from an incident on October 12, 2014. All attempts […]…

Jan 8 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Man Who Traded Weed for Guns Sent to Prison »

A Freedom, New York, man who used marijuana to buy three stolen guns will spend some time in state prison. 27-year-old Christopher Lund has been sentenced to 2 to 4 years each for criminal possession of stolen property and criminal purchase or ...…

Jan 8 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Police: Man Assaulted Security Guard »

A man accused of assaulting a security guard at the High Rise on Bushnell Street is behind bars. 43-year-old Charles Sisler approached the security guard at his desk at around 10:15 Saturday night and accused him of causing problems...…

Jan 8 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Obama: Drones Need to Be Better Regulated »

One day after a small drone drifted onto White House property, President Obama told CNN that the US needs to do more to regulate drone…

Jan 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

32 Inches and Counting: Blizzard Clobbers New England »

Coastal Massachusetts was battered by a blizzard of blinding snow, ferocious waves and winds that topped hurricane speed.…

Jan 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Tempers Flare at Benghazi Committee Hearing »

Democrats charge that top Republicans are withholding key information from them.…

Jan 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Hail Mary: What Players Get Paid for the Super Bowl »

Similar to many Wall Streeters who receive performance-based bonus pay, NFL players who make it into the postseason are rewarded with bonus checks.…

Jan 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Royal Reception: Obama, New Saudi King Talk Renewing Ties »

As President Obama visits Saudi Arabia to pay his respects to the family of the late King Abdullah, Saudis are pondering their ties with America.…

Jan 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Robert Jones »

Robert L. Jones KANE Robert L. Jones, 83, of 100 High Point Drive and formerly of 326 Chase Street, passed away at Kane Community Hospital on Saturday…

Jan 20 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Kimberly Spicer »

Kimberly Ann Spicer KANE Kimberly Ann Spicer, 45, of Marienville, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday (January 17, 2015) at UPMC Hamot. She…

Jan 20 2015 / 1 Comment / Read More »

Julie Hunt »

Julie A. Hunt KANE Julie A. Hunt, 68, of 224 Hacker Street, passed away Thursday (January 8, 2015) at the Lutheran Home at Kane after an extended…

Jan 10 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

7 Celebrities Completely Unbothered By Winter Storm Juno »

As the entire Eastern Seaboard freezes its face off from the torment of Winter Storm Juno, the lucky stars in…

Jan 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Jared Leto — My Ride Is Covered in Flames … And I Love It (TMZ TV) »

We caught Jared Leto leaving a SAG Awards party in a truck that would make most guys the butt of…

Jan 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

WNBA Stars Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson — Say Yes to the Very, Very Tall Dress »

Engaged WNBA stars Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson are 6'8" and 6'3" respectively, so when it came time to find…

Jan 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

Rob Gronkowski — Reads ‘Gronking to Remember’ … Let’s Talk ‘Butt Cheeks’ »

#Amazing. Rob Gronkowski just read a passage from the erotic novel he inspired ... "A Gronking to Remember" ... and…

Jan 27 2015 / No Comment / Read More »

The ’90s Startup That Terrified Microsoft and Got Americans to Go Online »

In 1995, nothing better represented the excitement and wealth-making potential associated with the Internet than Netscape. But the Netscape saga—from spectacular rise to decline and humiliating absorption…

Jan 27 2015 / Read More »

New Jupiter Ascending Posters Bring the Intergalactic Awesomeness »

Jupiter Ascending is the first original, non-adaptation film from Andy and Lana Wachowski in a dozen years, so it seems only right they should have some wholly unique posters to promote it. Check out the awesome…

Jan 27 2015 / Read More »

From Science Fiction to Reality: The Evolution of Artificial Intelligence »

What was once just a figment of the imagination of some our most famous science fiction writers, artificial intelligence (AI) is taking root in our everyday lives. We’re still a few years away from having robots…

Jan 27 2015 / Read More »

Facebook Rolls Out a Tool for Testing Ads With Control Groups »

Facebook wants to show the world that its ads really work. Today, the social networking giant unveiled a new online tool that will allow...…

Jan 27 2015 / Read More »

Google’s Ultra-Fast Internet Is Coming to 4 More Big Cities »

Google appears set to announce the next four cities to receive its gigabit speed fiber optic internet service: Atlanta, Charlotte, North Carolina, Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina, and Nashville, Tennessee. The post Google’s…

Jan 27 2015 / Read More »

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