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A new 'legacy' is born

HORNELL — It's the successful end of a "Legacy" at Alstom in Hornell. On Wednesday, employees at the rail manufacturing plant celebrated the completion of the Philadelphia, Port Authority Transit Corporation (PATCO) project, which was several years in the making.


A meeting of musical minds in the Maple City

HORNELL — Some of our strongest emotions, fondest memories and personal triumphs often have something in common — they come with a soundtrack. From the first subtle drum beats on an animal skin to today's bumping electronic dance beats, music has awakened something in us. Now, the power of music is


New York State STAR program reimbursement by county

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - The New York Department of Taxation released the latest data on the number of School Tax Relief (STAR) reimbursements by county. The latest data shows the number and amount of rebates for 2017. Hover over each county to see the number of basic exemptions, amount of basic reim


Upstate NY lawmakers rally public to save state prisons

A group of Upstate NY lawmakers has started a petition to rally the public against Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan for shutting down up to three state prisons by Labor Day. North Country Sen. Patty Ritchie is leading the online petition drive with Assemblymen Ken Blankenbush, of Carthage, and Mark Walczyk,


Search warrants executed by deputies, FBI in Mount Morris

MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y. (WHEC) -- According to a tweet sent out by the Livingston County Sheriff's Office, search warrants were executed in Mt. Morris Wednesday evening. The sheriff's office was assisted by members of the Livingston County Drug Task Force, the Mount Morris Police Department, and the FBI.


Multiple DWI arrests over the weekend in Steuben County

Steuben County Sheriff Jim Allard reported a trio of arrests related to impaired or intoxicated driving over the weekend. – Alicia Fay Young, 39, of Beaver Dams was stopped on Reynolds Avenue, in Corning by patrols. She is accused of operating a vehicle under the influence of both drugs and alcohol.


New York State not giving up on future Amazon project, ESD chief says

New York State hasn’t given up on winning a future Amazon expansion project, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s economic development czar said Thursday. “We should never burn bridges,” said Howard Zemsky, CEO of Empire State Development, the state’s primary business-aid agency. “The governor is not burning any


Presidents' Day need to know

Most American schools, forms of federal state and municipal governments, and many private employers granted employees a day off on Monday in celebration of Presidents' Day, but not everyone knows why, or feels any personal connection to the presidency beyond voting every four years.


Springwater crash investigation leads to felony charges for Wayland teen, recovery of stolen bus

SPRINGWATER – An investigation into a motor vehicle crash in Springwater had lead to felony charges against a Wayland resident and the recovery of a stolen vehicle, reports the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office.


Pop band Why Don’t We to perform at Chevy Court during NY State Fair

SYRACUSE, NY — Pop quintet Why Don’t We brings its harmonies and hits to a debut performance at Chevy Court during the 2019 Great New York State Fair’s Chevrolet Music Festival at 2 p.m. Thursday, August 29. All performances on Chevy Court are free with Fair admission.


Arkport water project expected to resume in March

ARKPORT — The company installing the new water main lines for Arkport’s $3.1 million water system overhaul is expected to resume work sometime in March after a winter hiatus, the village’s Department of Public Works head told trustees Tuesday.


New Hornell school district office under construction

HORNELL — A project that is converting existing space in the Hornell High School building into a new district office is seeing a long checklist of work completed this month and in early March, according to the February construction report presented to the school board last week.


Drug Task Force, FBI arrest four in Mount Morris

MOUNT MORRIS - Four people were arrested after the Livingston County Drug Task Force and Federal Bureau of Investigation executed search and arrest warrants in the village of Mount Morris on Wednesday night.


Arkport's Flanders battles esophagus cancer

ARKPORT — Arkport Village Mayor Charles Flanders is battling esophagus cancer with his chin up and his trademark sense of humor intact. The quick-with-a-quip Republican mayor presided over Tuesday night’s Arkport Village Board meeting, cracking jokes and moving briskly through a full agenda in a lit


Four Mt. Morris residents arrested in cocaine bust

MT. MORRIS, NY (WROC) - Four people have been arrested after a cocaine bust in Mount Morris. Sheriff Thomas Dougherty says the four individuals were arrested after deputies, police and FBI members executed two search warrants in the village.


Finding a Road Home: Steuben, N.Y.

STEUBEN COUNTY, N.Y. (WETM) - Steuben County is typically known for the internationally famous Corning Museum of Glass and downtown Corning. While Corning generally gathers the most attention, there's much more to discover in a very diverse Steuben County.


Dog rescued from Addison property now missing

CORNING, N.Y. (WETM) - A dog that was recently rescued from a property in Addison has run away from its new caretaker. According to Tanner's P.A.W.S, 'Hutch' was last seen near the Wegmans in Corning and is very scared.


NY woman arrested after 16 dogs seized

ADDISON, N.Y. (WHEC) -- Numerous dogs were seized from a Steuben County woman Monday after she allegedly failed to provide them with proper shelter. According to state police, the owner, Susan Clark, was issued an appearance ticket for inappropriate shelter for dogs left outdoors.


Sixteen Dogs Seized In Addison

The New York State Police are currently conducting a joint investigation with both the Town of Addison Animal Control and Finger Lakes SPCA. According to police, on February 18, 2019, the New York State Police responded to 2969 Mose Road, Town of Addison, to assist the local dog warden with the repo


A new dairy ambassador has been chosen for New York State

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. - A young lady from Delaware County has been chosen as one of 3 ambassadors for the dairy industry in New York State. Morgan Hungerford, Delaware County's Dairy Princess, was named the 2nd alternate for the state at a pageant held last night in Syracuse.