2018-01-19

Silver Springs man pleads guilty to child pornography charge



<p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>BUFFALO — A Silver Springs man has pleaded guilty to a federal charge of conspiracy to produce child pornography.</span></p><p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″><strong>Ronald Caryl</strong>, 25, pleaded guilty Friday, Jan. 19 in U.S. District Court. The charge carries a mandatory minimum penalty of 15 years in prison, with a maximum of 30 years in prison and a $250,000 fine.</span></p><p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>The […]

Huntress sentenced to prison for fatal accident



<p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>Joshua Huntress should have never had a license last summer.</span></p><p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>He should have never been in Wyoming County on July 9, he should have been in jail, said Wyoming County District Attorney Donald O’Geen on Thursday, Jan. 18 in Wyoming County Court.</span></p><p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>Huntress, 29, of Mayville, was sentenced to seven-and-one-half years in prison for his role […]

Frances E. Reed, former Wethersfield clerk

July 16, 1918 — Jan. 11, 2018

<p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>Frances E. Reed, of Warsaw, died Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018 at the East Side Nursing &amp; Rehabilitation Center in Warsaw. She was 99.<span class=”Apple-converted-space”> </span></span></p><p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>She was born July 16, 1918 in Wethersfield, daughter of the late Meritt and Mildred Wood Reed.<span class=”Apple-converted-space”> </span></span></p><p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>Frances was employed for 28 years as a telephone operator for the former Rochester […]

Huntress sentenced to prison for death of North Tonawanda woman



Proposed state budget furthers education support, combats opioid epidemic



<p class=”p1″>Gov. Andrew Cuomo unveiled his outline for the fiscal year 2019 New York State Executive Budget on Tuesday, Jan. 16. Spending totals $168.2 billion under the budget, which proposes giving an increase to education aid, cutting taxes for the middle class and continuing the fight against the opioid epidemic.</p><p class=”p4″>The budget is in line with the state’s effort to […]

Perry Ambulance currently out of service

Town looking to re-establish the agency

<p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>For 50 years, Perry Emergency Ambulance served the residents of the village and town of Perry, as well as surrounding communities when needed for mutual aid.<span class=”Apple-converted-space”> </span></span></p><p class=”p5″><span class=”s1″>In September, the service ceased operations.</span></p><p class=”p5″><span class=”s1″>The ambulance service operated as a non-profit agency up until around 10 years ago, Perry Town Supervisor Jim Brick said. However, recent financial […]

Troopers: former Attica employee had relationship with inmate



<p dir=”ltr”><span>ATTICA — A Wyoming woman has been charged for what State Police said was an unlawful personal relationship with an Attica Correctional Facility inmate.</span> <p dir=”ltr”><strong>Joann Thompson</strong><span>, 53, was arrested Wednesday, Jan. 17 by the Bureau of Criminal Investigation out of the Warsaw State Police barracks, and charged with official misconduct and second-degree sex abuse.</span> <p dir=”ltr”><span>Thompson was charged […]

Joann Thompson, 53



Robert J. Burns, former dairy farmer

May 13, 1924 — Jan. 18, 2018

<p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>Robert J. Burns, of Castile, died Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 at the Wyoming County Skilled Nursing Facility in Warsaw. He was 93.<span class=”Apple-converted-space”> </span></span></p><p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>Robert was born May 13, 1924 in Warsaw, a son of the late John W. (Lydia L. Kohler) Burns.<span class=”Apple-converted-space”> </span></span></p><p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>He was a graduate of Warsaw High School.<span class=”Apple-converted-space”> </span></span></p><p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>Robert worked for […]