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Cattaraugus County Reports 73 COVID-19 Cases May 23

May 23, 2022

On Monday, the Cattaraugus County Health Department reported 73 new COVID-19 cases. Among those testing positive, 54 had been vaccinated; 19 had not. 

Monday's county chart showed that since the start of the pandemic, the county has recorded totals of 20,019 cases, 19,429 recoveries and 248 deaths from complications of the disease. Active cases on ...

Cattaraugus County Reports 28 COVID-19 Cases May 22

On Sunday, the Cattaraugus County Health Department reported 28 new COVID-19 cases. Among those testing positive, six had been vaccinated; 22 had not.

The county did not report COVID-19 numbers for Saturday.   

Sunday's county chart showed that since the start of the pandemic, the county has recorded totals of 19,946 cases, 19,383 recoveries ...

Cattaraugus County Reports 36 COVID-19 Cases May 20

On Friday, the Cattaraugus County Health Department reported 36 new COVID-19 cases. Among those testing positive, 25 had been vaccinated; 11 had not.    

The county's case count for the first 20 days of May is 1,046. The case count for the full month of April was 805. The March count was 411, and the February count was 1,161. The ...

CDC: Greater Olean Area Counties Have High Levels of COVID

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Friday classified Allegany, Cattaraugus and Chautauqua counties as having high levels of COVID-19, a designation that includes a recommendation that individuals wear masks indoors in public and on public transportation.

All three counties were previously classified as having medium levels of the coronavirus. The classifications are based ...

Cattaraugus County Reports 52 COVID-19 Cases May 19

On Thursday, the Cattaraugus County Health Department reported 52 new COVID-19 cases. Among those testing positive, 15 had been vaccinated; 37 had not.   

The county's case count for the first 19 days of May is 1,010. The case count for the full month of April was 805. The March count was 411, and the February count was 1,161. The ...

Cattaraugus County Reports 77 COVID-19 Cases May 18

On Wednesday, the Cattaraugus County Health Department reported 77 new COVID-19 cases. Among the 77 people testing positive Wednesday, 53 had been vaccinated; 24 had not.  

The county's case count for the first 18 days of May is 958. The case count for the full month of April was 805. The March count was 411, and the February count was ...

Cattaraugus County Reports 80 COVID-19 Cases Tuesday

On Tuesday, the Cattaraugus County Health Department reported 80 new COVID-19 cases. Among the 80 people testing positive Tuesday, 47 had been vaccinated; 33 had not. 

The county's case count for the first 17 days of May is 881. The case count for the full month of April was 805. The March count was 411, and the February count was 1,161. The January count of ...

Cattauragus County Records 123 COVID Cases May 14-16

The Cattaraugus County Health Department reported a total of 123 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, Sunday and Monday.

In separate news releases posted Monday, the county announced 20 cases on Saturday, 34 on Sunday and 69 on Monday. Among the 123 people testing positive during those three days, 87 had been vaccinated; 36 had not.

The county's case count ...

NYS Says 7 Hospitalized With COVID in Olean General May 14

A TAPinto Greater Olean check of the New York State Statewide COVID-19 Hospitalizations and Beds showed seven people hospitalized with COVID-19 in Olean General Hospital on Saturday. 

On Saturday and Sunday, the Cattaraugus County Health Department did not post COVID-19 updates. 

The county's case count for the first 13 days of May was 678. In ...

Cattaraugus County Reports 70 COVID-19 Cases May 13

On Friday, the Cattaraugus County Health Department reported 70 new COVID-19 cases. Among the 70 people testing positive Friday, 45 had been vaccinated; 25 had not.  

The county's case count for the first 13 days of May is 678. In April, the total case count was 805; the March count was 411, and the February count was 1,161. The January count of ...

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Where I Stand as a Journalist

ST. BONAVENTURE, NY — Journalism empowers investigation. 

As my senior year approaches, my mind reflects on everything I’ve absorbed in the field of journalism and as a student at the Jandoli School of Communication so far. 

Many of my professors challenged my fellow classmates and me to be concise with our words on and off the paper. I failed at this many times and ...

After a Tumultuous Season, Bonnies Head to D.C. for A-10s

WASHINGTON — St. Bonaventure University Bonnies' head coach Mark Schmidt tried to warn us.

After the Bonnies were honored as the Atlantic-10 Conference’s preseason top team, selected as the No. 23 ranked team in the preseason Associated Press Top 25 poll and received a slew of individual preseason awards, Schmidt attempted to warn fans, media and his players alike that the ...

National Nurses’ Week and Month Are Rooted in Strength

May 7, 2022

Each May is National Nurses’ Month, a month-long celebration and commemoration of the work our nurses do to keep us healthy. National Nurses’ Week began on Friday and ends on Thursday, Florence Nightingale’s birthday. Nightingale is said to be the mother of modern nursing; her work during the Crimean War led to significant innovations in hygiene and other ...

Upcoming Events

Wed, May 25, 7:00 PM

Olean Public Library, Olean

History of Sourdough Bread

Education Food & Drink

Sat, May 28, 8:00 AM

Lincoln Park Pavilion, Olean

Olean Area Farmers Market

Business & Finance Food & Drink Home & Garden

Tue, May 31, 7:00 PM

Olean Public Library G, Olean

Actor-author Tyler Merritt Videoconference

Arts & Entertainment

SBU Offers 'Fall in Love with Reading' Summer Program  

May 20, 2022

 ST. BONAVENTURE, NY — The St. Bonaventure University Reading Center is once again partnering with Archbishop Walsh Academy/Southern Tier Catholic School of Olean to conduct its Fall In Love With Reading summer reading program aimed at improving children’s reading skills and making reading fun. 

The seven-week program, open to students who will be entering grades ...

Milliman Grant Provides CT Simulator at Radiation Center

OLEAN, NY — For many, a cancer diagnosis is not only the beginning of a long, difficult treatment plan, but also the beginning of a long travel schedule to seek that treatment.

The purchase of a new Computed Tomography (CT) Simulator at the Mildred Milliman Radiation Medicine Center, supported by a grant from the Mildred Milliman Fund at the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation, is ...

Olean Area Farmers Market Opens for 2022 Season May 7

The Olean Area Farmers Market will be open for the 2022 season on Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Lincoln Park Pavilion, along South Street. The park is located at East State Street, between South Union and South Barry streets.

The market will be full of returning vendors, beginning with 11 vendors on opening day and increasing to more than 20 at the season’s ...