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Salamanca city schools will be closed  Monday because of illness sweeping through students and staff, the district announced. The Salamanca City Central School District said in a bulletin online that officals plan to "conduct a deep and thorough clean of our classrooms and common areas" as part of an effort to "take precautionary measures and be pro-active." The dist…

Crime

Salamanca Supervisor Michael Phillips and his wife, Donna, the town clerk-elect, lived across the road from Town Hall and were walking there to sign some checks on Friday – something they often did. But as they crossed Route 353 and North State Street at 5:37 p.m., they were struck and killed by a vehicle traveling southbound. The couple were pronounced dead at the scen…

High Schools

Here's a roundup of available video highlights from Week Six of the high school football season. Have a game recap posted somewhere other than Hudl? Send a message on Twitter or email cdesiderio@buffnews.com. http://buffalonews.com/2017/10/08/news-football-polls-week-six/ Monsignor Martin St Francis 29, St. Joe's 26 From St. Francis: Class AA Clare…

Sports

Who’s who: The eight-team class is one single division. The teams are the Cattaraugus/Little Valley Timberwolves, Chautauqua Lake Thunderbirds, Clymer/Panama/Sherman Wolfpack, Franklinville/Ellicottville Titans, Maple Grove Red Dragons, Portville Panthers, Randolph Cardinals, Salamanca Warriors. Alignment shift: Silver Creek/Forestville moves up to Class C South, while …

Three Erie County men were charged with drug possession after authorities executed a search warrant on a vehicle in which they were riding Thursday in Salamanca, according to the Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office. The arrests took place on East Street in the City of Salamanca, the Sheriff's Office said. Arrested were Jose Alvarez, 21, and Angel L. Cabrera, 25, both of…