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Steuben County man charged with vehicular manslaughter in motorcycle fatality

New York State Police at Painted Post this week charged Robert Neally, 42, of Campbell, with second-degree vehicular manslaughter, a felony, in connection with the accident that killed 65-year-old Terry Hill of Lindley.

STAR-GAZETTE - 2018-10-18 17:23:00


10/17/2018, 7:00 AM: Seneca County Sheriff’s Investigators assisted New York State Parole Officers with trying to locate Robert A Wilson, age 43, on parole from the Elmira N.Y. area. Wilson was wanted by Parole for absconding about 8 months ago. Wilson had been released on Parole for the charges of

WHCURADIO.COM - 2018-10-18 00:09:13

Elmira announce final paving projects

W. Washington Avenue, from Davis St to Clemens Center Pkwy - Friday (10/19/18).Hoffman Street, from Clinton St to Washington Ave. - Monday (10/22/18).Williams Street, from W. Church St. to W. Fifth St. - Tuesday (10/23/18).Lyons Street, from Collins St. to Broadway - Wednesday (10/24/18).

WETM - 2018-10-18 15:59:35

Elmira man charged with attempted assault

Police charged Katlynn L. Banks, 23, of Elmira, with second-degree attempted assault, a felony. Banks was sent to the Chemung County Jail following his arrest.

STAR-GAZETTE - 2018-10-17 21:16:00

Disturbance in Elmira near Washington Court

ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 News) - On Monday, October 15, the Elmira Police Department responded to the 100 block of Washington Court to reports of someone threatening another individual with a handgun.

WETM - 2018-10-17 04:41:24

Report: Elmira hospital has too high readmission rate

Arnot Ogden Medical Center falls into that category, and is in fact one of two hospitals statewide that received the highest possible Medicare penalty, said Bill Hammond, Empire Center director of health policy.


Elmira Corning Regional Airport construction crunch time

BIG FLATS, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - With only two weeks left until the Oct. 31 deadline, the Elmira Corning Regional Airport's new terminal is almost complete.

WETM - 2018-10-18 21:58:03

Corning school bus involved in collision

A Corning-Painted Post School District school bus was involved in a motor vehicle accident Thursday, according to our broadcast news partner,WENY-TV.

STAR-GAZETTE - 2018-10-18 17:49:00

Vestal Man Tries to Outrun Troopers on Route 17 in Tioga County

New York State Police say a Vestal man is charged with reckless endangerment and unlawfully fleeing a police officer after he was reportedly seen going 99.1 mph on State Route 17 in Owego at 2:26 p.m. October 13.Photo: Bob Joseph/WNBF NewsTroopers say 24-year-old Jafar Sarker sped up after they trie

WNBF.COM - 2018-10-18 09:19:16

Elmira native, UConn linebacker Eli Thomas hospitalized after suffering stroke

“Things like this are very unfortunate, but it is one of those things where you take one day at a time and do the best you can each and every day, because you just never know what can happen,” coach Randy Edsall said during a weekly conference call.


Police: Big Red Bullet Bus Driver Said He ‘Fell Asleep at the Wheel’ Before Crash that Killed Cornell Alumna

The driver of the Big Red Bullet bus that crashed in Pennsylvania on Sunday night, killing a Cornell alumna, told investigators that he “fell asleep at the wheel,” police said on Wednesday.

CORNELL DAILY SUN - 2018-10-17 15:07:23

Syracuse woman charged with welfare fraud

On October 16th, 2018, 63 year old Frances Jackson of Syracuse, NY was arrested on a warrant for Welfare Fraud 3rdDegree, Grand Larceny 3rdDegree, and Offering a False Instrument for Filing 1stDegree.

WETM - 2018-10-17 13:16:09

Tractor trailer fire shuts down portions of I-86

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WETM - 2018-10-17 05:02:35

Lawrenceville man charged with strangulation

William Charles Stephen, 45, of 20 Main St., Apt. 4, Lawrenceville was charged by Pennsylvania state police with strangulation harassment and simple assault following a domestic incident there Sept. 24.

WELLSBORO GAZETTE - 2018-10-17 15:19:00

Syracuse woman accused of defrauding DSS to get more than $11,000 in food stamps

Jackson has been charged with third-degree welfare fraud, third-degree grand larceny and first-degree false instrument for filing, all felonies.

LOCALSYR.COM - 2018-10-17 15:25:51

Meth and a handgun: Montrose fugitive arrested in Johnson City traffic stop

Johnson City police stopped a vehicle on Main Street, then learned the driver was wanted by Pennsylvania authorities on a drug charge, and allegedly had a loaded gun with him.


Tanner's P.A.W.S. founder in court over hate crime charge

The founder of a Corning-based dog rescue, who is also the city's animal control officer, was in court Tuesday to answer hate crime charges.


Steuben County man killed in car/motorcycle crash

Around 4:30 p.m. Sunday, a 2003 Subaru station wagon operated by Robert Neally, 42, of Campbell, was northbound on state Route 415 in the Town of Campbell, according to New York State Police at Painted Post.


Governor Cuomo announces $24.7 million expansion of Ithaca- Tompkins Regional Airport

"It has been a long hard road economically, especially for the Southern Tier, that is the truth, but the truth is also, we have turned the corner. This is a big deal. It takes vision, it takes guts, and it takes a lot of hard work.", said Governor Andrew Cuomo

WETM - 2018-10-17 04:44:13

Man arrested after “suspicious incident” in Waverly

WAVERLY, N.Y. (WBNG) — A Waverly man has been arrested after a suspicious incident involving a 10-year-old girl, according to the Waverly Police Department.