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Goat tests positive for rabies in Livingston Co.
LIVINGSTON, NY (WROC) - A goat has tested positive for rabies in Livingston County. Health officials say a state laboratory confirmed the positive test in northern Livingston County on December 8.
Update: Wyoming County sheriff thanks those who intervened in surprise attack
Wyoming County Sheriff Gregory Rudolph released a statement Wednesday thanking two Buffalo News newspaper deliverers who intervened in a surprise attack early this week. Lynn M. Hall, 48, of Castile is accused of trying to kill Rudolph early Tuesday morning on Route 238 in Attica, Wyoming County, Ne
Rifle Falls Out of Truck — Still Missing
A gun, still in its case, is being sought after it fell out of a truck at the corner of North Rd. and 20A in Geneseo on Dec. 5. The hunter who lost it turned around to pick it up, but someone had already taken it.
DEC busts couch potato hunter, others for illegal deer kills
An Ontario County man who allegedly baited a deer into his backyard with piles of corn, then shot the animal from inside his house was busted late last month by state Department of Environmental Conservation police.
Wyoming Co. sheriff 'recovering well' after roadside attack
ATTICA, NY (WROC) - After troopers say a man tried to kill him in a roadside attack in Attica this week, Sheriff Gregory Rudolph is thanking the community for its support. Investigators say Sheriff Rudolph was on his way to work Tuesday morning when another driver began tailgating him on Route 238.
Livingston County notes benefit from Airbnb taxes
GENESEO — Livingston County Administrator Ian M. Coyle announced Wednesday that the lodging tax remittance agreement reached with short-term vacation rental website Airbnb in April 2017 continues to benefit the County.
Conesus National Guard Soldier Receives New Rank, New Responsibilities
CONESUS – Major General Ray Shields, the Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces the recent promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership.
BOYS BASKETBALL: Avon Defeats York
LIVINGSTON COUNTY — On Dec. 12, the Avon Boy’s Basketball Team reigned victorious against York in a close game, ending with a score of 59-52. Key players for Avon included Connor Taylor, Nick Rowland , Paddy Coyne, and Tyler Dailey. Matt McFarland, Josh Davis, and Riley Stella were all crucial score
BOYS HOOPS: ‘Molisani’s Miracle’ keeps Cal-Mum unbeaten.
CALEDONIA — Caledonia-Mumford assistant coach Josh Shelton called it simply. “Molisani’s Miracle.” Yes it was. With his team trailing 60-59 to visiting Mount Morris with just a second left, junior Vinnie Molisani hit a half court shot as the buzzer sounded to give Caledonia-Mumford (5-0) the thrilli
Rochester man found with crack cocaine in Livingston County
Livingston County (WHAM) - A Rochester man is facing multiple charges after being found with drugs in his vehicle. The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested 23-year-old Alexander Beddia on Friday. Beddia was stopped on Interstate 390.
Man dies after crash on I-390 in Gates
GATES, NY (WROC) - State police say a Gates man died after likely suffering a health issue during a crash on I-390 on Wednesday. Troopers were called to I-390 south at Lyell Avenue around 11:30 a.m. for the crash. We're told 85-year-old Cosomo Lombardini may have had a "medical emergency" when he wa
WRESTLING: Hornell Conquers Dansville/Keshequa
LIVINGSTON COUNTY — At a home competition on Wednesday, Dec. 12, Dansville/Keshequa were unable to defeat Hornell, losing 51-33. Wins for Dansville/Keshequa included:. 195 lbs. Josh Blackmon by pin over Christian Wieman.
Troopers: Man tried to kill Wyoming County sheriff
A Wyoming County man is accused of trying to kill the Wyoming County sheriff early Tuesday morning, the New York State Police announced. Lynn M. Hall, 48, of Castile is charged with attempted first-degree murder, attempted first-degree assault, and second-degree criminal possession of a weapon, each
BOYS SWIMMING: Dansville Falls Short to Livonia
DANSVILLE — On Dec. 11, the Dansville Mustangs lost a tough match against the Livonia Bulldogs, 84-99. Stand out swims came from Mason Wolcott who swam a best 200 yard Freestyle, 2:07 and taking first place. The Kreiley brothers came home with 3 first place finishes, Zack in the 200 IM with a person
Honeoye great grandmother claims she stole jewelry to pay for funeral
CANANDAIGUA — A great-grandmother told the court she did not have the means to pay for her daughter's funeral, so she had to resort to crime to cover the expenses. Mary Boyd, 75, of Honeoye pled guilty to third degree grand larceny for stealing a ring worth approximately $8K while working as a clean
Castile man charged with attempted murder of Wyoming County Sheriff
WYOMING COUNTY, N.Y. (WKBW) - A Castile man is being charged with attempted murder after a roadside altercation in Attica on Monday morning. New York State Police report 48-year-old Lynn Hall was arrested and is charged with first degree attempted murder, first degree attempted assault and criminal
Le Roy town justice allegedly struck a 9-year-old child, State Police says
A town justice in Genesee County is accused of striking a 9-year-old child, the New York State Police announced Tuesday. John R. Duyssen, 50 of Stafford is charged with endangering the welfare of a child and second-degree harassment, each misdemeanors, after he alleged injured a child after hitting
Geneseo alumnus featured in Forbes “30 under 30” for artistic filmmaking
It’s not often people credit getting arrested with jump-starting their career. For Ivan Cash ’08, an arrest in New York City for selling t-shirts on the streets helped him land his first professional job in California.
York power outage blamed on cut tree limb falling on wires
––– UPDATE, 3:45 p.m.: National Grid’s latest estimate for power restoration to customers affected by the power outage in the town of York is 5:30 p.m. More than half of National Grid’s customers in the Town of York are without power this afternoon.
PROFESSOR SPOTLIGHT: George Reuter
Lecturer of mathematics George Reuter’s captivating presence in the classroom, combined with his passion for academia and unconventional style of teaching are all things that make him a notable professor on campus.