Share:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window) WNY News Now Stock Image.JAMESTOWN – Two Jamestown residents are facing several drug charges after officers allegedly recovered meth and fentanyl during a traffic stop overnight.Jamestown Police say 27-year-old Michael Krause and 29-year-old Kyle Lewis were pulled over for alleged traffic violations in the area of Forest and Prather Avenues just before 2 a.m. on Saturday.Officers say while speaking with the duo they allegedly observed drug paraphernalia and open alcohol containers inside the vehicle.Through further investigation police say they recovered a quantity of meth and fentanyl; along with digital scales and drug packaging materials. Once at city jail, police allege they found additional drugs hidden on Lewis.Both are charged with two counts of second-degree criminally using drug paraphernalia.Lewis is additionally charged with third, fifth and seventh-degrees criminal possession of a controlled substance; while Krause issued numerous traffic tickets.Krause was released on appearance tickets and Lewis was held in Jamestown City Jail pending arraignment in the case.
2SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr CUES Symposium attendees brainstormed ways CUs can be useful to members online.by: Theresa WithamBeing useful (rather than just selling) is a key way to establish a positive social media presence, according to Jay Baer, marketing strategist, best-selling author and president of Convince & Convert.During his session at CUES Symposium: A CEO/Chairman Exchange last week, attendees had a chance to brainstorm “Youtility” (the title of Baer’s book) ideas for credit unions. They came up with fantastic ideas!Here are five:Custom ATM messages: Program ATMs to display messages related to life such as “Don’t forget to floss,” “Call your mother,” or “Don’t forget to vote.”Welcome to Life Basket: Work with a local hospital to celebrate births. Open memberships for each new baby and provide the mother a basket of items she’ll need for the first week at home.Repair and Maintenance Program: With home repairs, new roofs, car repairs, etc., credit unions have a vested interest in what’s being repaired. The CU would become a sort of Angie’s List where it could recommend local companies. And if something goes wrong with the repair, the CU could step in as a mediator. continue reading »