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The Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting a hunters’ education class for the gun portion only on the following dates and time: Monday March 13, 2017 and Wednesday, March 15, 2017 from 4:30 to 9:30 p.m. The class will be held at the Hideaway Archery in Dayton, New York.
There is no charge for the class. Participants must attend both days of instruction to receive a certificate. It is preferable that participants be at least 12 years of age. If a parent wants an 11-year-old to take the class, the parent must attend and sit with the child on both d
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The sale of tobacco products to minors (under 18) is a violation of NYS Public Health Law, Article 13-F: Regulation of Tobacco Products and Herbal Cigarettes; Distribution to Minors. Additionally, the Cattaraugus County Legislature recently passed a local law prohibiting the sale of tobacco and nicotene containing products to anyone under the age of twenty-one (21).
During routine compliance checks, several Cattaraugus County businesses sold tobacco products to a minor:
NYS and Local Employees' Retirement System released the Winter 2016-2017 Newsletter. Included in this addition are updates on the system and suggestions for pro-active retirement planning. To see the Winter 2016-2017 edition, or for more information please visit www.osc.state.ny.us/retire.
The Cattaraugus County Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) Team, overseen by the Cattaraugus County Office of Emergency Services, is currently looking for new members. This team of experienced and trained volunteers responds after critically stressing incidents to work with first responders recovering from the stress they are experiencing.
Do you have diabetes? Are you unsure about how to best handle this ongoing health condition? Join the Department of the Aging/NY Connects for a 6-week class designed to help you discover fresh, practical ways to live better and healthier.
The Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office proudly announces on Wednesday, January 25th, 2017 Sheriff Timothy Whitcomb was sworn in as President of the NYS Sheriffs’ Association. Sheriff Whitcomb was joined at the ceremony by several local officials, current and former. Holding the Bible during the oath was Retired Sheriff Jerry Burrell, who served Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office from 1985-1996.
The Cattaraugus County Department of Economic Development, Planning and Tourism is seeking input on recreational trails in the County. A survey prepared by Barton and Loguidice, consultants for the County, is available on the Cattaraugus County’s website. Any person or group interested in existing trails and new trails in the County are asked to complete the survey.