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Canandaigua police: Man attacked brother with knife at McDonald's drive thru, threatened cop

CANANDAIGUA, NY (WROC) - Two brothers were arrested after a fight led to one brother being cut in the drive-thru at the McDonald's in Canandaigua. Both 22-year-old Tristin Elliot and his 30-year-old brother Justin Elliot are facing charges in the investigation.


Missing Wayne Central grad found dead in NYC

NEW YORK (WHEC) -- A missing Wayne Central grad has been found dead by New York City police. His family in Wayne County reached out to News10NBC overnight with the heartbreaking update.


Man seriously injured in Ontario County crash, charged with DWI

Ontario County, N.Y. — A man was seriously injured after a crash on Route 247 in Gorham on Sunday morning. Ontario County Sheriff's deputies said Joshua Lyons, 28, of Rochester was traveling north on Route 247 just before 7 a.m. when his vehicle left the road and struck a ditch, and then a utility p


Dog missing after Farmington crash

Farmington, N.Y. — A family involved in a Sunday evening crash in Farmington is now looking for its dog. According to a social media post by the Ontario County Sheriff's office, "Lily" was in the crash at 7:30 pm Sunday at Routes 96 and 332 that involved several cars.


Vote for marijuana legalization in N.J. held off; what it means for N.Y.

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Talk about a buzz kill. Supporters of legalizing recreational marijuana in New Jersey were in for a letdown Monday when the state’s top lawmakers canceled a vote to do just that, knowing they didn’t have the necessary votes to push the bill through.


New online odor reporting active for Ontario County landfill

A new online resource for reporting Ontario County landfill odor is now available. Carla Jordan, director of Ontario County Department of Sustainability and Solid Waste Management, announced the new web-based form. The updated reporting method “enhances citizens’ ability to report landfill odors, ex


Mercy Flight called to Farmington car crash

A car accident has closed a road and prompted a large response in Farmington. According to our news partner, News10NBC who has a crew at the scene, the crash took place at the busy intersection of routes 332 and 96 in Farmington.


Late library book, no problem in Phelps

PHELPS — Late library book? No problem, and as of the last few weeks, no fines either at the Phelps Library. As of Feb. 18, anyone who checks out and returns print materials will no longer be charged overdue fines on books and magazines.


Troopers, Deputies on scene at crash in Farmington

Farmington, N.Y. (WHAM) - State Troopers and Ontario County Sheriff's deputies are on scene at crash on Route 332 and Route 96. 13WHAM's crew on scene in Farmington. We will continue to provide more information as it becomes available.


Stephentown, N.Y.: VITA offering free tax preparation

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance will provide free tax return assistance from 3 to 6 p.m. Friday, March 29, at the Stephentown Memorial Library, 472 State Route 43 at Grange Hall Road.


Car accident prompts large response in Farmington

FARMINGTON, N.Y. (WHEC)- A car accident has closed a road and prompted a large response in Farmington. According to our News10NBC crew at the scene, the crash took place at the intersection of routes 332 and 96 in Farmington. Traffic on 332 north is reportedly blocked, while southbound traffic is be


Contractor charged with grand larceny in Ontario County

Ontario County Sheriff Kevin Henderson reports that on March 15th a Hemlock man was arrested for grand larceny following an investigation into work that was never performed. Donald Paul Zielinski, 53, was charged with fourth-degree grand larceny following an investigation into events that transpired


Cuomo criticizes Democrats for anti-Trump agenda

ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday criticized fellow Democrats — including Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez — saying they’re spending too much time attacking President Trump and not enough time explaining their own vision for the nation.


All-Star Circus coming to Midlakes HS

Billy Martin and his wife, Angela, an aerialist and circus performer, will bring the Cole All-Star Circus at 7 p.m. March 30 at Midlakes High School, 1554 state Route 488, Clifton Springs.


Emergency crews respond to serious crash in Farmington

FARMINGTON, N.Y. (WROC) - Multiple ambulances and fire trucks have been called to the intersection of 332 and 96 in Farmington after a two-car accident in Farmington on Sunday evening.


County plans redesign of Farmington intersection, scene of numerous wrecks

FARMINGTON, N.Y. (WHEC) - Ontario county officials planned to unveil proposals to rearrange and improve a deadly intersection on Monday. The corner of Shortsville Road and County Road 28 in Farmington has had a history of accidents including fatal crashes.


Cornell plant program releases 5 fancy grape tomatoes

GENEVA, N.Y. — A colorful collection of stellar new grape tomato varieties has been released by Cornell University's plant-breeding program. It's called the Galaxy Suite and includes yellow fingerling Starlight, oval orange Sungrazer, red Comet, marbled Supernova and dark purple Midnight Pear. They'


Upstate New York Maple Syrup Lands National Wal Mart Deal

Central and Upstate New York is known for many things; Pizza, Chicken Riggies, Half Moons just to name a few. Another item that should be on the list, but probably not getting the recognition it should is Maple Syrup. It may change soon with a Canton Syrup maker getting a national distribution deal


Rochester man ticketed for DWI, car demolished

GORHAM, N.Y. (WROC-TV) - A Rochester man was ticketed for driving while intoxicated in the town of Gorham on Sunday shortly before 7 a.m. Ontario County Sheriff's deputies identified the driver as 38-year-old Joshua Lyons.


Murder witness who ‘lies about lying’ gets probation for hindering DA

Syracuse, NY -- A DeWitt woman who testified against her ex-boyfriend at a murder trial earlier this year initially tried to cover up the crime, she admitted today. Ashley Rodriguez, 30, helped get rid of evidence -- drugs stolen from the victim -- after the December 2017 stabbing, DeWitt police hav