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The Livingston County Drug Task Force Arrests Four Mount Morris Residents For Drug Trafficking
The Livingston County Drug Task Force comprised of the Sheriff’s Office, Avon PD, Caledonia PD, Dansville PD, Geneseo PD, Mount Morris PD, Nunda PD and the DA’s Office, reports the arrest of four (4) Mount Morris residents after an eighteen month investigation into drug trafficking.
Illegal day care operator faces record $440,000 fine
A Wyoming County woman hid children in the attic of her illegal day care when investigators knocked at her door, according to a state agency that licenses day cares. Three years after a judge ordered her to shut down, Maureen Szwaczkowski continued to pack children into her home, investigators alleg
New York State May Not Be Done With Amazon
There could be another chapter in the Amazon story for New York, even if the setting isn’t Queens or even any other borough but rather somewhere else in the state, Newsday reports.
4 arrested in Mt. Morris after cocaine trafficking investigation
MT. MORRIS (WHEC) -- Four people have been arrested following an 18-month investigation into cocaine trafficking in Livingston County. Sheriff Thomas Dougherty says the four Mt. Morris residents were arrested Wednesday after deputies, police, and members of the FBI executed search warrants in the vi
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,
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
Sex abuse indictment filed in Perry case
WARSAW - A Wyoming County grand jury has filed an indictment against an Attica man, accusing him of sexually assaulting a 5-year-old child. Cody W. Crandall, 21, of 126 North Main St. was arraigned on two counts of first-degree sexual abuse, class D felonies punishable by up to seven years in prison
Video: Buffalo police watch as handcuffed defendant is beaten
In the video that Buffalo officials didn't want the public to see, one of their cellblock attendants grabs a handcuffed defendant from behind and throws him to the floor. His head hits a shelf, opening a gash on his face. He's then dragged to an empty cell and dropped into a chair as blood pools ben
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.
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.
PREVIEW: Alexander, Geneseo quarterfinal expected to be tough, competitive game
ALEXANDER — On paper this one doesn’t look to be very competitive. A 16-4 second-seeded Alexander squad hosting No. 7 Geneseo (10-11) in a Section V Class C2 quarterfinal at 7 p.m.
High wind watches begin Sunday across region
The National Weather Service has issued high wind watches that will be in effect from Sunday morning through Monday morning across the region, where wind gusts in some places could be as high as 75 mph.
SECTION V BOYS HOOPS: Geneseo rallies while Perry, Pavilion, Avon all cruise.
GENESEO — Cuba-Rushford saw two different teams when they took on No. 6 Geneseo Tuesday night in the Section V Class C2 first round. They certainly don’t want to play the second team they saw.
Police: Sex offender charged with failure to register address change — again
BATAVIA — A Level 2 sex offender who previously served time for failure to report an address change has been arrested again on the same charge. Jeremy R. Eaton, 41, of Ellicott Avenue is a Level 2 sex offender, police said. He was in custody at Genesee County Jail for a parole violation at the time
Man hit with 17-count indictment for chase, injuring trooper
A Genesee County grand jury has filed a 17-count indictment against a Rochester man who allegedly injured a state trooper with his motorcycle after a high-speed chase on the Thruway in August.
WATCH: Sheriff briefs media on drug bust in Mt. Morris
MT. MORRIS, NY (WROC) - After an apparent drug bust in the Village of Mount Morris Wednesday evening, the sheriff's office is holding a news conference Thursday afternoon. Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty is expected to provide an update around 1 p.m.
Batavia PD: Missing adult found safe in Greece
From the City of Batavia Police Department. The missing adult reported by the Batavia Police Department, Jessica Deridder, was located in Greece. Jessica was located unharmed and is OK. The missing person alert has been rescinded.
NYS WRESTLING: Warsaw’s Wolf, DeGroff earn No. 2 seeds; Letchworth’s Runfola seeded fourth.
ALBANY — With childhood dreams of some day standing on top of the NYS podium, 10 local grapplers will be competing this weekend at the at the NYS Wrestling Championships at the Times Union Arena in Albany.
Warsaw resident attends U.N. session; explores interfaith connections for solving global issues
WARSAW — Religion has provided lifesaving faith while rivalries among its factions can fuel destructive wars. Gabrielle Henry prefers to focus on the positive — which is why she’s an intern at the University of Rochester’s Interfaith Chapel. It’s also among the reasons she visited the United Nations
‘Evil incarnate’ sentenced to 20 years to life in random attack on brothers
WARSAW — On Aug. 13, “evil incarnate” came to Wyoming County in the form of Michael J. Finch, who on that day committed one of the most brutal and senseless acts of violence Wyoming has ever seen.