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The Post-Journal
Groups Join Tuesday In Recovery WalkInfinity Visual and Performing Arts, Mental Health Association in Chautauqua Co
Groups Join Tuesday In Recovery Walk
The Post-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Infinity Visual and Performing Arts, Mental Health Association in Chautauqua County, Salvation Army, TLC Health Network, United Christian Advocacy Network, and WCA Hospital. For more information, call the Mental Health Association at... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Run With Lucyinformation on this year's races is available by visiting www.runwithlucy.com o
Run With Lucy
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
information on this year's races is available by visiting www.runwithlucy.com or calling 484-0800. Other sponsors include WCA Hospital, Shults Auto Group, The Legend Group, Wegmans, The Jock Shop, Jamestown Primary Care, Pepsi and McDonald's. Each... Read more
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The Post-Journal
WCA Plans Two-Floor ExpansionBetsy Wright, WCA Hospital president and chief executive officer, said earlier
WCA Plans Two-Floor Expansion
The Post-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Betsy Wright, WCA Hospital president and chief executive officer, said earlier this month they submitted plans to the state Department of Health for a certificate of need approval for the expansion project. She said the project is currently estimated... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Cheryl Dickey Steelefrom Lancaster High School in Lancaster, N.Y., and from the WCA School of Pract
Cheryl Dickey Steele
The Post-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
from Lancaster High School in Lancaster, N.Y., and from the WCA School of Practical Nursing. She had been employed at WCA Hospital and at Fenton Park Nursing Home, both in Jamestown, N.Y. She is survived by her companion and loving caregiver,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Cheryl Dickey Steelefrom Lancaster High School in Lancaster, N.Y., and from the WCA School of Pract
Cheryl Dickey Steele
The Post-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
from Lancaster High School in Lancaster, N.Y., and from the WCA School of Practical Nursing. She had been employed at WCA Hospital and Fenton Park Nursing Home, both in Jamestown, N.Y. She is survived by her companion and loving caregiver,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Events10 a.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Our Choice, open meeting, open discussion/basic t
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
10 a.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Our Choice, open meeting, open discussion/basic text; nonsmoking, wheelchair accessible;WCA Hospital, 207 Foote Ave., classroom 2, Jamestown, 11 a.m. Mental Health Association: Common Bonds Peer Support Group,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Randolph woman hurt in Chautauqua County crash22, of Cherry Creek, the sheriff’s office said. Kristen Smith of Randolph, a p
Randolph woman hurt in Chautauqua County crash
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
22, of Cherry Creek, the sheriff’s office said. Kristen Smith of Randolph, a passenger in Caldwell’s vehicle, was taken to WCA Hospital in Jamestown for treatment. Deputies issued Huntington traffic citations and given an upcoming appearance date... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Area Police Reportsher in front of her 4-year-old daughter. Reale also allegedly prevented the vic
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
her in front of her 4-year-old daughter. Reale also allegedly prevented the victim from calling police. Reale was taken to WCA Hospital by Alstar Ambulance and later taken to the city jail. Theresa M. Marsh, 22, and Erik V. Morrison, 28, both of... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Eventsp.m.; C, nonsmoking Narcotics Anonymous: Second Chance; open meeting; open dis
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
p.m.; C, nonsmoking Narcotics Anonymous: Second Chance; open meeting; open discussion; nonsmoking, wheelchair accessible; WCA Hospital, 207 Foote Ave., classroom 2, Jamestown. 7 p.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Work the Steps and Live, Lutheran Church,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
HCAT Approves Recruitment Incentive GrantOn Thursday, HCAT approved a $38,000 recruitment incentive grant to WCA Hospita
HCAT Approves Recruitment Incentive Grant
The Post-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
On Thursday, HCAT approved a $38,000 recruitment incentive grant to WCA Hospital for the recruitment of Dr. Mark Steehler. Dan Tota, WCA Hospital physician services director, said Steehler has been working for WCA at their Jones Memorial Health... Read more
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The Post-Journal
WCA Begins New Prostate Cancer TreatmentWhen prostate cancer metastasized to the bone, it can be very painful for the p
WCA Begins New Prostate Cancer Treatment
The Post-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
When prostate cancer metastasized to the bone, it can be very painful for the patient and increase the risk of fractures. WCA Hospital is the first in the region to introduce the new treatment. "Xofigo is the first and only drug that involves a... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Chautauqua County Celebrates National Recovery Month, Sept. 27 And 29Infinity Visual & Performing Arts, Mental Health Association in Chautauqua Coun
Chautauqua County Celebrates National Recovery Month, Sept. 27 And 29
The Post-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Infinity Visual & Performing Arts, Mental Health Association in Chautauqua County, Salvation Army, TLC Health Network, United Christian Advocacy Network, and WCA Hospital. For more information, call the Mental Health Association... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Cummins, Jamestown Bar & City Court Lead BattleWNY 935, TitanX Engine Cooling 928, Frewsburg Central School 925, Cassadaga Job
Cummins, Jamestown Bar & City Court Lead Battle
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
WNY 935, TitanX Engine Cooling 928, Frewsburg Central School 925, Cassadaga Job Corps Academy 868, Truck-Lite Co. LLC 865, WCA Hospital 743, Chautauqua County Government 738, Bush Industries 725, The Connection 513. SMALL DIVISION Jamestown Bar... Read more
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The Post-Journal
GLOW Your Mind 4K Run Heldmental wellness and physical wellness are of equal importance in everyone's liv
GLOW Your Mind 4K Run Held
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
mental wellness and physical wellness are of equal importance in everyone's lives. Sponsors included The Resource Center, WCA Hospital, Bush Industries, Southern Tier Environments for Living Inc., Forge Health and Performance, Southern Chautauqua... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Two Injured After Motorcycle Slams Into Vehicle In Falconerdriver and passenger of the motorcycle, both Jamestown residents who were not i
Two Injured After Motorcycle Slams Into Vehicle In Falconer
The Post-Journal / Posted 13 days ago
driver and passenger of the motorcycle, both Jamestown residents who were not identified, were transported to WCA Hospital for minor injuries. The driver of the Malibu was uninjured. Charges are pending further investigation, police... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Eventsp.m.; C, nonsmoking Narcotics Anonymous: Second Chance; open meeting; open dis
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
p.m.; C, nonsmoking Narcotics Anonymous: Second Chance; open meeting; open discussion; nonsmoking, wheelchair accessible; WCA Hospital, 207 Foote Ave., classroom 2, Jamestown. 7 p.m. Jamestown Area Chapter of the NAACP, 401 N. Main St.,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Breast Cancer Support Group To Sell Bulbs Oct. 8Store, Falconer Vac Shop, South Side Pharmacy, Lakewood Mobile Mart, Crouches G
Breast Cancer Support Group To Sell Bulbs Oct. 8
The Post-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Store, Falconer Vac Shop, South Side Pharmacy, Lakewood Mobile Mart, Crouches Garage Panama, Dutch Village Clymer, the WCA Hospital Women's Imaging Department or by calling Pat Carr at 665-4343. They will be available the second week in... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Area Police Reportsthe male victim in the kitchen area of a residence. The victim was treated by e
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
the male victim in the kitchen area of a residence. The victim was treated by emergency officials and later taken to WCA Hospital. Gifford was reportedly in the living room and taken to the City Jail. Alberto Navarez-Aponte, 35, of Jamestown... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates UPMC, PA's 2016 Revs 'AA-'; Stable Outlookbe added later this fall: Susquehanna Health (rated 'A-'), a four-hospital sys
Fitch Rates UPMC, PA's 2016 Revs 'AA-'; Stable Outlook
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
be added later this fall: Susquehanna Health (rated 'A-'), a four-hospital system based in Williamsport, PA (342 beds) and WCA Hospital in Jamestown, NY (317 beds), located just north of Pennsylvania border. UPMC has committed to assume the debt... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Thomas M. Matecki, 80, of Tanglewood Manor, formerly of Falconer and Mayville, passed away Tuesd
Thomas M. Matecki
The Post-Journal / Posted 16 days ago
, 80, of Tanglewood Manor, formerly of Falconer and Mayville, passed away Tuesday (Sept. 13, 2016) in WCA Hospital. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Falconer Funeral Home. Friends will be received by the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Area Police ReportsA female victim alleged that Finch punched her several times in the face for no
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal / Posted 17 days ago
A female victim alleged that Finch punched her several times in the face for no apparent reason. She was taken to WCA Hospital for facial injuries. Finch was located inside and taken to the city jail. He was scheduled for arraignment in... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Jamestown BPU, Matco Tools Lead After Two Days Of BattleMike Goldman, Pat Rice, Jerry Linnecke and John LaMancuso. Aspire of WNY took
Jamestown BPU, Matco Tools Lead After Two Days Of Battle
The Post-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
Mike Goldman, Pat Rice, Jerry Linnecke and John LaMancuso. Aspire of WNY took first place in the Large Division men while WCA Hospital took first place in Large Division women. Frewsburg Central School took first place among Large Division teams... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsSt., Jamestown; 7 p.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Our Choice, open meeting, nonsmoki
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
St., Jamestown; 7 p.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Our Choice, open meeting, nonsmoking, wheelchair accessible, Ask It Basket; WCA Hospital, 207 Foote Ave., Jamestown, 7 p.m. ''We Believe,'' a Christ-centered recovery group, First Covenant Church, 520... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Driver Escapes Serious Injury After Tree Falls On Carroof of the man's car - missing his head by mere inches. The driver, who polic
Driver Escapes Serious Injury After Tree Falls On Car
The Post-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
roof of the man's car - missing his head by mere inches. The driver, who police said is from the area, was transported to WCA Hospital in Jamestown by Falconer firefighters. Ellicott patrolman Kyle Cashmore was one of the first officers on scene... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Man Escapes Serious Injury After Tree Falls On CarThe man, who police said is an area resident, was transported to WCA Hospital b
Man Escapes Serious Injury After Tree Falls On Car
The Post-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
The man, who police said is an area resident, was transported to WCA Hospital by Falconer firefighters for minor injuries. He managed to exit the vehicle prior to the arrival of first responders. The male driver was the only occupant of the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Sinclairville man jailed on new meth lab charges after car crashfor conviction of third-degree unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine. After
Sinclairville man jailed on new meth lab charges after car crash
The Buffalo News / Posted 20 days ago
for conviction of third-degree unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine. After he was treated for minor accident injures at WCA Hospital in Jamestown, he was arraigned in Poland Town Court on a higher charge of second-degree unlawful manufacture of... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Events10 a.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Our Choice, open meeting, open discussion/basic t
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 20 days ago
10 a.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Our Choice, open meeting, open discussion/basic text; nonsmoking, wheelchair accessible;WCA Hospital, 207 Foote Ave., classroom 2, Jamestown, 11 a.m. Mental Health Association: Common Bonds Peer Support Group,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Pre-Med Students Gain Valuable Insight Into Medical FieldBased at WCA Hospital and other area health care agencies, pre-med students Aar
Pre-Med Students Gain Valuable Insight Into Medical Field
The Post-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
Based at WCA Hospital and other area health care agencies, pre-med students Aaron Borger, Zachary Elkum, Santana France, Kevin Nickerson and Amanda Valentine rotated through both clinical and non-clinical areas of the local hospitals and physician... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Eventsp.m.; C, nonsmoking Narcotics Anonymous: Second Chance; open meeting; open dis
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
p.m.; C, nonsmoking Narcotics Anonymous: Second Chance; open meeting; open discussion; nonsmoking, wheelchair accessible; WCA Hospital, 207 Foote Ave., classroom 2, Jamestown. 7 p.m. Jamestown Area Chapter of the NAACP, 401 N. Main St.,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Sinclairville Man Crashes Into Tree, Jailed On Meth Chargeson Route 394 near the intersection of Cross Street and struck a tree - totaling
Sinclairville Man Crashes Into Tree, Jailed On Meth Charges
The Post-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
on Route 394 near the intersection of Cross Street and struck a tree - totaling the vehicle. Warner was transported to WCA Hospital in Jamestown for minor injuries. While investigating the crash, deputies learned Warner was in possession of... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Sullivans Honored By CRCF For Community Workto volunteering and being a good neighbor. She has been president of the Reg Le
Sullivans Honored By CRCF For Community Work
The Post-Journal / Posted 21 days ago
to volunteering and being a good neighbor. She has been president of the Reg Lenna Center for the Arts; a member of the WCA Hospital board of directors; a volunteer with Court Appointed Special Advocates; and is involved with the National Comedy... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsGluten Free Diet Support, WCA Hospital, classroom 4 (for more information and t
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 22 days ago
Gluten Free Diet Support, WCA Hospital, classroom 4 (for more information and time, call 664-8356) TOPS 721, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 825 Forest Ave., Jamestown; weigh-in, 8:30 a.m.; meeting, 10 a.m. GED/High School equivalency classes, E2cc... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Eventsclosed discussion, 511 E. Second St., Jamestown, 8:15 p.m.; wheelchair accessib
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
closed discussion, 511 E. Second St., Jamestown, 8:15 p.m.; wheelchair accessible THURSDAY Gluten Free Diet Support, WCA Hospital, Classroom 4 (for more information and time, call 664-8356) TOPS 721, Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 825 Forest... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Driver Smashes Utility Pole In Polandvehicle came to a stop after striking a tree several yards away. He suffered a
Driver Smashes Utility Pole In Poland
The Post-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
vehicle came to a stop after striking a tree several yards away. He suffered a fractured nose and was transported to WCA Hospital by Kennedy emergency officials. Police said Johnson's seatbelt likely prevented any life-threatening... Read more
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The Post-Journal
WCA Hospital Joins Effort To Stop Sleep-Related Deathsstaff will emphasize that infants sleep safest alone, on their backs in a crib,
WCA Hospital Joins Effort To Stop Sleep-Related Deaths
The Post-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
staff will emphasize that infants sleep safest alone, on their backs in a crib, the ABCs of Safe Sleep. Betsy T. Wright, WCA Hospital president and CEO, said the education program compliments WCA's existing efforts to teach parents and caregivers... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Paul M. Messinaborn in Buffalo on Jan. 3, 1952, the son of Jack and Rosa Anzideo Messina. Pau
Paul M. Messina
The Post-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
born in Buffalo on Jan. 3, 1952, the son of Jack and Rosa Anzideo Messina. Paul was employed in environmental services at WCA hospital for 15 years, retiring due to a disability. He was previously employed at Atlas and Crawford Furniture. He was... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
‘I don’t take life for granted,’ says Costanzo, who underwent surgery for debilitating tremorsat the SKF plant in Falconer, N.Y., there was an explosion of nitric acid that
‘I don’t take life for granted,’ says Costanzo, who underwent surgery for debilitating tremors
Warren Times Observer / Posted 24 days ago
at the SKF plant in Falconer, N.Y., there was an explosion of nitric acid that wound up sending him and another employee to WCA hospital in Jamestown. Costanzo said that he rushed to bring his coworker, who was burned on his head, ears, and wrists,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Two injured when driver exiting I-86 fails to yieldCole and Diana Kellogg, a 71-year-old passenger in the other vehicle, were trea
Two injured when driver exiting I-86 fails to yield
The Buffalo News / Posted 25 days ago
Cole and Diana Kellogg, a 71-year-old passenger in the other vehicle, were treated at the scene and transported to WCA Hospital for minor injuries. Kenneth Kellogg was not injured, but was cited and will appear in North Harmony Court at a... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Events10 a.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Our Choice, open meeting, open discussion/basic t
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
10 a.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Our Choice, open meeting, open discussion/basic text; nonsmoking, wheelchair accessible;WCA Hospital, 207 Foote Ave., classroom 2, Jamestown, 11 a.m. Mental Health Association: Common Bonds Peer Support Group,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Driver crashes into fence, trees now faces felony DWI chargeover a lawn, with his vehicle coming to rest after it struck the fence and tree
Driver crashes into fence, trees now faces felony DWI charge
The Buffalo News / Posted 28 days ago
over a lawn, with his vehicle coming to rest after it struck the fence and trees, police said. Walters was transported to WCA Hospital in Jamestown for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. A passenger was treated by emergency responders and... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Area Police Reportswhen he fell asleep, crossed over in the westbound lane and continued into a di
Area Police Reports
The Post-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
when he fell asleep, crossed over in the westbound lane and continued into a ditch. Both he and his passenger were taken to WCA Hospital for non-life-threatening injuries. Warner was issued traffic tickets. CHARLOTTE - Randy S. Rasmussen, 29, and... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsAnonymous: Our Choice; open meeting; open discussion; nonsmoking, wheelchair ac
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
Anonymous: Our Choice; open meeting; open discussion; nonsmoking, wheelchair accessible; candlelight meeting; WCA Hospital, 207 Foote Ave., Classroom 2, Main Lobby, Jamestown, 7 p.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Basic text, First Presbyterian... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsAnonymous: Our Choice; open meeting; open discussion; nonsmoking, wheelchair ac
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 30 days ago
Anonymous: Our Choice; open meeting; open discussion; nonsmoking, wheelchair accessible; candlelight meeting; WCA Hospital, 207 Foote Ave., Classroom 2, Main Lobby, Jamestown, 7 p.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Basic Text, First Presbyterian... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Boater Suffers Burns On LakeCounty Sheriff's Navigation deputies responded to the scene and aided the victi
Boater Suffers Burns On Lake
The Post-Journal / Posted 30 days ago
County Sheriff's Navigation deputies responded to the scene and aided the victim. The man was transported to WCA Hospital by Bemus Point Fire Rescue. He was later released. No further information was provided by officials Tuesday... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Boater Suffers Antifreeze Burns On Lakehot antifreeze. Police said the man suffered multiple burns on his back, arms
Boater Suffers Antifreeze Burns On Lake
The Post-Journal / Posted 30 days ago
hot antifreeze. Police said the man suffered multiple burns on his back, arms and face. Chautauqua County Sheriff's Navigation deputies responded to the scene and aided the victim. The man was transported to WCA Hospital by Bemus Point Fire Resc... Read more
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The Post-Journal
EventsSt., Jamestown; 7 p.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Our Choice, open meeting, non-smok
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
St., Jamestown; 7 p.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Our Choice, open meeting, non-smoking, wheelchair accessible, Ask It Basket; WCA Hospital, 207 Foote Ave., Jamestown, 7 p.m. ''We Believe,'' a Christ centered recovery group, First Covenant Church, 520... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Driver winds up in ditch after falling asleepwestbound lane and wound up in a ditch. The driver and passenger, Stevie Provor
Driver winds up in ditch after falling asleep
The Buffalo News / Posted 1 months ago
westbound lane and wound up in a ditch. The driver and passenger, Stevie Provorse, 22, of Conewango Valley, were taken to WCA Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Warner was issued tickets for failure to keep right and unsafe/illegal... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Little Ricky Twins Visit WCAand Michael Mayer, who played Little Ricky in the second, third and fourth seas
Little Ricky Twins Visit WCA
The Post-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
and Michael Mayer, who played Little Ricky in the second, third and fourth seasons of "I Love Lucy" made a stop-over at WCA Hospital during the Lucille Ball Comedy Festival. The Mayers signed autographed postcards and visited with patients and... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Events10 a.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Our Choice, open meeting, open discussion/basic t
Events
The Post-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
10 a.m. Narcotics Anonymous: Our Choice, open meeting, open discussion/basic text; nonsmoking, wheelchair accessible;WCA Hospital, 207 Foote Ave., classroom 2, Jamestown, 11 a.m. Mental Health Association: Common Bonds Peer Support Group,... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Reed Holds Local Discussion On Heroin And Opioid Epidemicwhile the health care sector is fraught with barriers and red tape. Andy O'Bri
Reed Holds Local Discussion On Heroin And Opioid Epidemic
The Post-Journal / Posted 1 months ago
while the health care sector is fraught with barriers and red tape. Andy O'Brien, director of chemical dependency at WCA Hospital, said hiccups with insurance companies are often the reason behind this. Reed agreed and said he will meet with... Read more
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