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Allegany County Historical Society asking for contributions
ANDOVER — The Allegany County Historical Center and Museum is looking for help with its plans for interior expansion. A few months ago museum curator Ron Taylor took note of the need to protect some of the documents it receives. Taylor, who is also president of the Allegany County Historical Society
Sheriff Speaks Publicly For First Time Since Being Attacked
The Wyoming County Sheriff spoke publicly Monday for the first time since a man attacked him along a roadside last week. Sheriff Gregory Rudolph returned home from the hospital just hours after he survived an attack, but we have learned little about what one law enforcement official called the true
Airbnb now charges room taxes in Allegany County
Airbnb has reached an agreement with Allegany County to charge hotel and motel room taxes on Airbnb listings in the county. The short-term rental site began collecting and remitting taxes on Saturday.
Sparta woman charged with DWAI
SPARTA — A Sparta resident was arrested on drug related charges after a traffic stop on Interstate 390, Livingston County authorities said. On Saturday, Deputy Shawn Whitford stopped a vehicle on the Interstate 390 for a traffic law violation.
Two men charged with stealing handgun in Lima
LIMA, NY (WROC) - Two men are facing charges for stealing a handgun from a vehicle in Livingston County. Twenty-three-year-old Michael Ely from Palmyra and 21-year-old Bernard O’Grady from Bloomfield are charged with grand larceny and criminal possession of a weapon.
Wyoming County Sheriff back to work following roadside attack
The Wyoming County Sheriff says he is back at work and doing well after being attacked a week ago. Sheriff Greg Rudolph says he was attacked last week by Lynn Hall, 48, while driving to work.
10 Best Hip-Hop Producers of 2018, Ranked
Atlanta hitmaker Sonny Digital once argued that XXL should dedicate their annual Freshman cover not just to hip-hop’s breakout stars, but to the producers behind their hit songs. That sounds like a logistical nightmare (getting 10 rappers in the same room is challenging enough by the sounds of it),
Wyoming Co. Sheriff says he is "thankful to be here" after attack
Warsaw, N.Y. (WHAM) - For the first time since being violently attacked last week, Wyoming County Sheriff Gregory Rudolph is discussing the incident. During a news conference held Monday morning, Sheriff Rudolph said he is thankful to be here at all - and determined to get back to work.
Cuomo calls for legal recreational marijuana in NY State
ALBANY - Gov. Andrew Cuomo called Monday for the legalization of marijuana for recreational use in New York, saying it was beyond time for the state to deal with the "debilitating criminal stigma" of prior convictions related to the drug.
Roblee: Central New York's special Greek Revival flavor
Last month, I touched briefly upon the prominence of the Greek Revival style of architecture throughout our region, a topic worth fleshing out further this month. The historic pathways along which architectural styles moved in New York state served to bring people and ideas to our area. The westward
WATCH: Wyoming County Sheriff doing okay after alleged roadside attack
WARSAW, N.Y. (WIVB) - Following an alleged roadside attack in the Town of Attica, Wyoming County Sheriff Gregory Rudolph is recovering. Lynn Hall was charged with trying to kill the Sheriff during an incident on Route 238 this past Tuesday.
NY boundaries on pilot hemp program misinterpreted as ‘ban,’ attorney says
Counter to the chatter aroused by a recent report, the State of New York has not ‘banned’ CBD, according to an expert on the legality of hemp products. The state did however put some boundaries around a pilot agricultural program.
Country ‘Chicks with Hits’ coming to casino Feb. 9
SALAMANCA — The Seneca Allegany Resort & Casino will heat up the winter with some serious firepower when the Chicks With Hits tour, featuring country superstars Terri Clark, Pam Tillis and Suzy Bogguss, captivates the Seneca Allegany Events Center Feb. 9.
WATCH: Wyoming Co. sheriff speaks after roadside attack
WYOMING COUNTY (WROC) - After troopers say a man tried to kill him in a roadside attack last week, Wyoming County Sheriff Gregory Rudolph is speaking for the first time. Sheriff Rudolph said he was headed to work last Tuesday morning on Route 238 in Attica when a car began tailgating him.
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.
The Mountain Coaster Ride Near Buffalo That Will Make Your Winter Unforgettable
Both in Western New York and across the country, resorts have begun to add new, unique features to their activity offerings beyond the standard ski slopes. One of the most trendy additions is mountain coasters. Head to Ellicottville, just an hour south of the Queen City, to experience one of the bes
Thursday roundup: Scio, C-R set up tourney finals matchup
SCIO — Scio started the night on a 10-0 run and never looked back, cruising into the championship game of its host Christmas Tournament with a 36-21 opening round win over Friendship Thursday night.
Hailed a Hero: Cheektowaga man saves life of Wyoming County Sheriff
ATTICA, N.Y. (WIVB) - A Cheektowaga man is being called a hero for saving the life of the Wyoming County Sheriff who was being held at knife point. According to investigators, Wyoming County Sheriff Gregory Rudolph was on his way to work in uniform around 6:35 a.m. Tuesday in an unmarked police vehi
Portville Men's Basketball Coach Sees Need for ‘On-the-Job Training’
PORTVILLE, NY -- The Portville men’s basketball team heads into the 2018-2019 season looking to improve, since the team finished 3-18 last season. The 11-man roster includes six seniors and four juniors. The top six returning players are senior point guard Nathan Kloc, senior forward Noah Pullins, s
Men guilty of Sodus teen's stabbing death sentenced to prison time
LYONS, NY (WROC) - The men who pleaded guilty in the death of a 17-year-old boy from Sodus have learned their fate. Hunter Peck will serve 23 years to life for the death of Zackary Dwello. Vaughn Gray will serve 18 years behind bars for manslaughter with five years' post-release supervision.