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VIDEO: Multiple crews respond to Wayne Co. housefire

Multiple crews responded to a housefire in Wayne County on Monday. Crews from multiple fire departments have been at the three-family house along Ridge Road in Williamson for several hours now.


Winter Weather Advisory for much of CNY

A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for the following counties in Central New York:. Onondaga, Yates, Seneca, southern Cayuga, Schuyler, Tompkins, Cortland, Oneida, Madison, Chenango and Otsego from 10 AM Wednesday to 7 AM Thursday.


Troopers identify 80-year-old killed in Marion fire

MARION, N.Y. (WHEC) -- State police released the name of the woman who died in Monday's devastating fire in Marion. Police say 80-year-old Beatrice Murray died in her home on Cory Corners Road.


Sheriffs oppose legalizing marijuana across New York

Joining sheriffs and police chiefs from across the state, the sheriffs of Ontario, Seneca, Wayne, and Yates counties are voicing their opposition to legalizing recreational marijuana.


AMR: Four people hurt in slashing in Rochester on Hudson Ave.

ROCHESTER, NY (WROC) - Four people were taken to the hospital after a reported slashing in Rochester on Tuesday. Officers were called to the 300 block of Hudson Avenue for the attack. Four people were taken to the ambulance from the scene, American Medical Response reports.


Out-of-control flames prevent grandson from saving 79-year-old loved one

MARION, N.Y. (WHEC) -- A Marion family is in mourning after losing a 79-year-old loved one in a house fire. Family confirms with News10NBC that Beatriz Murray died in her Wayne County home when the fire broke out Monday.


Is your New York state tax preparer legit? Search 33,000 names

If your tax preparer is not an attorney, CPA or IRS enrolled agent, you can use our lookup to be sure he or she is registered to do your taxes in New York state. Look up registrations for more than 33,000 tax preparers in the search below. Enter a name or look for registrations by city. The list inc


Bail jumping takes Geneva abuser from bad to worse

CANANDAIGUA — A Geneva man will spend 1-3 years in state prison for beating up his girlfriend and then bail jumping. On Tuesday Russell Carlson, 40, pleaded guilty to felony second degree bail jumping and misdemeanor criminal contempt. During victim impact statements the victim stated that she still


Elderly woman found dead after raging fire in Marion

First responders were called to a home on Cory Corners Road around 1:10 p.m. for the blaze. Family members told police they went out to get something to eat and returned to the house on fire.


Is there a culture of corruption amid NY State Troopers ranks?

Following Frank Report’s publication of the story entitled, ‘Albany area State Trooper lies in court, is caught; sex offender gets 10 years shaved off sentence’, the story of a New York State Trooper who lied on the witness stand and was caught – but probably won’t be punished — several New York Sta


Deputies: Woman charged with neglecting dogs while in jail

Manchester, N.Y. (WHAM) - A woman from Manchester was arrested and charged after deputies said she left her dogs at home for several days without food while she was in jail. Ontario County Sheriff's deputies said 48-year-old Amy Tunison had been arrested on Tuesday, February 14, for criminal mischie


Case of 'zombie deer disease' confirmed in New York state

ONEIDA COUNTY, N.Y. (WHEC) -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued a warning about "zombie deer disease" that affects deer, elk, and moose. As of January, 24 states have reported cases of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD), according to the CDC, including a reported case in Oneida Co


Dogs found inside home with no food or care after owner was arrested

MANCHESTER, NY (WHEC) - Two dogs found inside a Manchester home had not been fed for several days, according to the Ontario County Humane Society. On February 16, sheriff deputies and the Ontario County Humane Society went to a home on State Street in the Village of Manchester for a report of two do


Geneva drug dealer dinged with 3 more years

CANANDAIGUA — A Geneva drug dealer, who was out on bail awaiting an eight-year sentence for selling cocaine, picked up three more years for not being able to stay out of trouble.


Lewis County young woman named New York State Dairy Princess

SYRACUSE, N.Y. — A young woman from Lewis County was crowned this year's New York State Dairy Princess. Reegan Domagala received the honor Tuesday night at the Holiday Inn in Liverpool. She has served as the Lewis County Dairy Princess since the spring of 2018. She will now spend the next year promo


One person left unaccounted for after Marion fire

MARION/WILLIAMSON, NY (WROC) - UPDATE: Firefighters are still searching for a person after a fire Monday afternoon in Marion. According to crews, the initial calls for the fire said someone was trapped inside the home. That person, as of 4 p.m., still has not been accounted for.


Lollypop Farm to hold free Fix-a-Thon

FAIRPORT, N.Y. (WROC-TV) - Lollypop Farm will spay and neuter 100 cats on February 25 in honor of World Spay Day. These surgeries can be done for cats of low-income families, veterans, and college students.


Man accused of raping teen after meeting her online

Wayne County, N.Y. — A Wayne County man has been accused of raping a 14-year-old girl. The Wayne County Sheriff's Office said Michael L. Yonker, 37, of Williamson, had an inappropriate relationship with a teen girl whom he met online.


Newark HS releases 2nd-quarter honor rolls

Newark High School named students to its second-quarter principal’s honor, high honor and honor rolls for 2018-19. Principal’s honor: Cody Acquista, Natalie Bates, Devina Bueg, Dylan Burley, Gabriel Caraballo, Jason Chen, Everett Cole, Courtney Crowley, Bria Dano, Broden Haltiner, Jenna Havert, Zach


NYSERDA, Nexamp complete community solar project in town of Seneca

SENECA, N.Y. — The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) and Boston, Massachusetts–based Nexamp, Inc. have announced the completion of Nexamp’s 2.6 megawatt community solar project in the town of Seneca in Ontario County.