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Cattauragus County Records 123 COVID Cases May 14-16

May 16, 2022

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 ...

Cattaraugus County Reports 80 COVID-19 Cases May 12

On Thursday, the Cattaraugus County Health Department reported 80 new COVID-19 cases. Among the 80 people testing positive Thursday, 51 had been vaccinated; 29 had not. 

The county's case count for the first 12 days of May is 608. In April, the total case count was 805; in March, 411 and in February, 1,161. The January count of 4,739 has been the highest monthly total ...

Cattaraugus County Reports 55 COVID-19 Cases May 11

On Wednesday, the Cattaraugus County Health Department reported 55 new COVID-19 cases. Among the 55 people testing positive Wednesday, 27 had been vaccinated; 28 had not. 

The county's case count for the first 11 days of May is 528. In April, the total case count was 805; in March, 411 and in February, 1,161. The January count of 4,739 has been the highest monthly total ...

Cattaraugus County Reports 1 COVID Death, 61 Cases May 10

On Tuesday, the Cattaraugus County Health Department reported, in separate press releases, 61 new COVID-19 cases and the death of a 97-year-old man, who is the 248th county resident to die from complications of the virus. 

Among the 61 people testing positive Tuesday, 42 had been vaccinated; 19 had not. 

The county's case count for the first 10 days of May is 473, more than ...

Upper Allegheny Health System Names Interim President

OLEAN, NY— Dr. Jill Owens, a physician from Bradford, Pennsylvania, has been named interim president of the Upper Allegheny Health System. 

Owens has been serving as chief medical officer and vice president of quality for Upper Allegheny Health System since 2021, overseeing all clinical operations at Olean General Hospital and Bradford Regional Medical ...

Cattaraugus County Health Reports 89 COVID Cases May 8-9

The Cattaraugus County Health Department reported a total of 89 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday and Monday.

In two separate news releases, the county announced recording 55 cases on Sunday and 34 on Monday.  

Among the 89 people testing positive during those two days, 38 had been vaccinated; 51 had not.

The county's case count for the first nine days of May is 412, one ...

Cattaraugus County Reports 12 COVID-19 Cases May 7

On Saturday, the Cattaraugus County Health Department reported 12 new COVID-19 cases. Among the 12 people testing positive Saturday, four had been vaccinated; eight had not. 

The county's case count for the first seven days of May is 323. For the entire month of April, the total was 805. March’s case count of 411 cases was a little over half of April's ...

Cattaraugus County Reports 64 COVID-19 Cases May 6

On Friday, the Cattaraugus County Health Department reported 64 new COVID-19 cases. Among the 64 people testing positive Friday, 38 had been vaccinated; 26 had not. 

The county's case count for the first six days of May is 311. For the entire month of April, the total was 805. March’s case count of 411 cases was a little over half of April's ...

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Milliman Grant Provides CT Simulator at Radiation Center

May 11, 2022

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 ...

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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 ...

Milliman Grant Provides CT Simulator at Radiation Center

May 11, 2022

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 ...

JCC Participates in Women’s Empowerment Draft in March

During March, SUNY Jamestown Community College is participating in the Women’s Empowerment Draft, hosted by Art Force 5. The program uses a pro-sports theme to build enthusiasm for historic female icons.

JCC is among 21 SUNY colleges, two CUNY colleges, and three private colleges partnering with 31 primary and secondary schools throughout New York State to create a mosaic that ...