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Emergency Notification System Considered in Wales

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The Town of Wales is looking into the possibility of using federal relief funds to invest in a mass notification system.

Courts Dismiss Teacher’s $3.2 Million Lawsuit Against School

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The courts have ruled against former East Aurora teacher Colin Shoemaker and his case seeking $3.2 million in damages from the school district. 

Iroquois Joins County’s Test to Stay Program

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The Iroquois Central School District is one of several area schools to join in a test-to-stay program with the Erie County Department of Health. A proposal to acquire the fire hall substation from the Elma Fire Dept is beginning to take shape.

Column: Fighting Through the Flu with Better Foods

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It’s that time of year…when everyone is sick. And it’s not just COVID; it’s everything. The sniffles, cough, the stomach bug—you name it, someone around you has it. Have kids? Just wait—it’s coming for you, too. This is my first winter during which my daughter is old enough to be having play dates, which has equated to an uptick in […]

Town Government Opposes Masks While Main Businesses Comply

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Approximately 50 residents from all over Erie County attended a special meeting in Marilla on Dec. 7 to see the town board approve a resolution that states the town government will not support a mask mandate handed down from Erie County officials.

Schools Seeing Recent Increase in COVID-19 Cases

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Similar to other parts of Western New York, local schools are seeing an uptick in positive COVID-19 cases over the past two weeks. The rates still remain low overall, and the districts are continuing with in-person instruction.