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Cyclone man jailed after high-speed chase

A Cyclone man was sent to McKean County Jail following an alleged high-speed chase with police while a child was in the vehicle.Francis Kramer Jr., 48, of Route 646, is charged with endangering the welfare of a child, a second-degree felony; fleeing or attempting to elude police, a third-degree felony; DUI; recklessly endangering another person, a second-degree misdemeanor; driving with

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Many local nursing homes continue to limit visitors

Due to the concern over the rise in COVID-19 cases and the emergence of the omicron and delta variants, most area nursing homes are continuing to limit visitation.The Bradford Ecumenical Home updated its information on Jan. 10. Currently no residents have tested positive for COVID while seven staff members at the Ecumenical Home have tested positive, as well as three

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Erie County DOH cancels Covid-19 testing sites, vaccine clinics, and Covid-19 information line operations for Jan. 17

ERIE COUNTY, NY – The Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) is cancelling COVID-19 testing sites, COVID-19 vaccine clinics and its COVID-19 Information Line for Monday, January 17 due to the expected major winter storm. Individuals with a COVID-19 test scheduled at an ECDOH site will be contacted to reschedule, or may call the ECDOH COVID-19 Information Line on Tuesday,

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Erie County DOH expands COVID-19 testing capacity, info line hours

ERIE COUNTY, NY – The Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) has expanded its COVID-19 testing capacity, with extended evening hours, weekend appointments and additional sites, including in the city of Buffalo. The COVID-19 Information Line hours on weekdays will also expand to 7 p.m.Appointments are still required for free ECDOH COVID-19 testing; call (716) 858-2929. Any Erie County resident

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