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Woodstock 50 Responds to Reports That Ticket On-Sale Date Has Been Postponed

Woodstock 50, which was scheduled to go down August 16-18 in Watkins Glen, New York, might be facing some problems, Billboard reports. The original Woodstock festival was held on the same exact dates in 1969.


Dundee village tax rate increases by 25 cents

The Dundee Village Board is proposing a 2019-2020 budget that calls for a $.25 increase in the tax rate, meaning the tax bill on a village property valued at $100,000 will increase by $25, or $2.08 per month, says Mayor Fred Cratsley Jr.


California 'house of horrors' parents sentenced to life in prison

The California “house of horrors” parents who abused and tortured 12 of their 13 children were sentenced to life in prison Friday with the possibility of parole after 25 years.


Dundee volunteers recognized for flood rescues

The Community Foundation of Elmira-Corning and the Finger Lakes distributed $104,125.42 Tuesday to seven nonprofits serving Schuyler County that assisted in flood recovery and assistance efforts last summer. The Dundee Fire Department was among the groups receiving $14,875.06.


Andrew Cuomo arrives at the New York International Auto Show in style

Even the governor has given up on the subways. Gov. Cuomo rolled up to the annual New York International Auto Show Saturday morning in a Roush Mustang, flanked by comic actor Tracy Morgan.


Elmira Man Arrested After Police Find Variety of Drugs During Traffic Stop

Elmira, N.Y. (WENY)-- An Elmira man is facing charges after police found a variety of drugs in his car during a traffic stop. Early Tuesday morning, police pulled over 35-year-old Shawn Blaney on Davis Street in Elmira. Police determined Blaney had an active Elmira City Court Bench Warrant for Crimi


Geneva man arrested for DWI after rollover in Yates County

JERUSALEM, N.Y. (WROC-TV) - A Geneva driver was arrested on Saturday in Yates County after hitting a mailbox and then ended up striking a ditch before overturning. The accident took place in the town of Jerusalem on Italy Hill Road. Yates County Sheriff's deputies identified the driver as 25-year-ol


Penn Yan author releases new book, A Telling of Ancestors

Marion Balyszak, of Penn Yan, announces the release of her book, A Telling of Ancestors, the first in the series, Emma Prince Kauai Mysteries. A 31-year resident of Yates County, Balyszak is a former non-profit administrator, with a dual degree in history and anthropology, and a minor in museum stud


Dinner program to feature Wilkinson and Wagener in Dundee

The Dundee Area Historical Society presents a dinner program featuring a visit with Jemima Wilkinson April 24 at the Methodist Church in Dundee. Social Hour begins at 5:30 p.m. followed by a chicken picatta dinner prepared by Steve Owens at 6 p.m. and the program presented by the Dearly Departed Pla


Listeria outbreak linked to deli meats spreads to N.J., N.Y., Pa. Fatal case reported in Michigan.

An outbreak of listeria linked to sliced deli meats has spread to four states including New Jersey, and one person has died from the infection in Michigan, according to the Centers for Disease Control.


HIRING 716: Governor Cuomo creates task force to train for jobs in auto industry

Hiring 716 is WKBW's new initiative committed to highlighting job opportunities, challenges and success stories in Western New York. Learn more at Hiring716.com. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced Saturday the creation of the Excelsior Automotive Technician Task Force, which will develop progr


New York state tax revenues plummet by $3.7 billion

New York state tax revenues fell by $3.7 billion, or 4.7 percent, last year — the largest collapse since the 9/11 attacks — but officials downplayed the significance. Trying to find a bright side, state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said things could have been worse since a surge in collections last m


Report: NY state agencies overtime pay highest in a decade

NEW YORK (AP) - New York state agencies paid nearly $787 million in overtime for more than 18 million extra hours worked by state employees in 2018, according to a new report released Thursday by state comptroller Thomas DiNapoli.


Spectrum reaches deal to stay in New York State

ALBANY, NY (WROC) - Charter Spectrum has reached a deal with New York it says will keep the cable company in New York State. Last year, the state's Public Service Commission sought to kick Spectrum out of New York and cancel its approval of the company merger with Time Warner after state officials s


Local attorney running for Schuyler County Judge

SCHUYLER COUNTY, N.Y.(WETM) - Local attorney Jessica Saks will announce her candidacy for Schuyler County Judge at a news conference on Monday, April 22, 2019, at 4:30 p.m, on the steps of the Schuyler County Courthouse in Watkins Glen.


Romulus man killed in train accident

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Department said deputies responded to an industrial train accident on the former Seneca Army Depot property in Romulus Thursday morning. Deputies said upon arrival, they found an employee of the Andersons Rail Group had been severely injured after being struck by a movi


Flash Flood Watch in effect for a portion of the Twin Tiers Friday afternoon until Saturday morning

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) - The following weather alerts were issued by the National Weather Service in Binghamton and the National Weather Service in State College:. ...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM FRIDAY THROUGH 11 AM SATURDAY WHICH INCLUDES CHEMUNG, TIOGA (N.Y.), & BRADFORD (Pa.) COUNTIES...


Woodstock 50: Exclusive details for vendors, travelers, residents

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (WETM) - 18 News has exclusive details regarding multiple Woodstock 50 production, performers, vendor, and security plans. Local vendors interested in participating in Woodstock 50 can submit applications for the festival through the email vendors@weedstock50.com.


Courthouse set to welcome businesses

HORNELL — "I have something to tell you. It's good news, but you probably want to sit down for this." That is what Dalton Cady told his fiance after purchasing the old Steuben County Courthouse in Hornell at an auction in December.


Linkyn Strong: Local boy battling rare heart condition

PRATTSBURGH, N.Y. (WENY) -- One young boy from Steuben County is showing just how strong he is after recently undergoing a second heart surgery for a rare heart condition. 6-year-old Linkyn suffers from a rare congenital heart defect called 'Shrones Complex'. Essentially, one membrane defect trigger