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(**Alert)BPU crews working on water main break on Hunt Road...

Jamestown Board of Public Utilities' Water crews are at a water main break on Hunt Road at Homestead today.  Traffic was closed in the westbound lane.  BPU Spokeswoman Becky Robbins says water customers in the area should be aware of discolored water in that area for the rest of the day.



Ohio woman charged with snowmobiling while intoxicated after he sled strikes ice fishing shanty on Chautauqua Lake...

An Ohio woman has been arrested for allegedly operating a snowmobile while she was drunk... and, hitting an ice fishing shanty on Chautauqua Lake.  Sheriff's Deputies were called to the scene about 1 a.m. Saturday to investigate a reported snowmobile accident.  Officers say 31 year-old Christina Black, of Burghill, Ohio was operating a sled northbound on the frozen lake ice about 200 yards off-shore from Lakeside Park in Mayville.  Further investigation found that Black struck the shanty... and, narrowly missed three men who were ice fishing nearby.  The shanty, along with a lot of other ice fishing equipment, was either damaged or destroyed.  Nobody was hurt.  After interviewing Black... she was arrested for snowmobiling while intoxicated... as well as SWI with a BAC of .08-percent or higher... and, not operating at minimum speed within 100 feet a person -- or an ice fishing shanty.  She was issued appearance tickets for Chautauqua Town Court at a later date.

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WJTN News Headlines for Dec. 12, 2019

A former Clymer Central School teacher recently convicted of child pornography involving a young child has been sentenced to 4-and-a-half years in federal prison.   U-S Attorney James Kennedy,...

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