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Endangered adult missing in Dutchess

Mark Buchberger was last seen by his family on July 16. He was wearing a fluorescent yellow shirt, blue jeans, and is missing his six top front teeth.

MID-HUDSON NEWS NETWORK - 2018-07-21 00:00:00

Man charged in Waterloo shooting indicted on 19 counts including murder

WATERLOO, NY (WROC) - The man accused of shooting three people at a home in Waterloo, killing two, has been indicted.

LOCALSYR.COM - 2018-07-20 15:30:53

Two die in Ontario County crashes

Two people died in separate motor-vehicle accidents that occurred in Wayne County Wednesday.Deputies said the first crash happened about 2 p.m. on Route 21 in Manchester, near Hackett Road. A car driven by Nicholas J. Kellar, 36, of Palmyra, went off the road and hit a tree.

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2018-07-20 20:00:00

Geneva firefighter pulled drowning baby out of pool

"If it wasn’t for Joseph Adulte’s heroic actions, the outcome would have undoubtedly been different for the infant," firefighters write.

LOCALSYR.COM - 2018-07-20 15:08:55

Waterloo man gets life for Sodus murder

LYONS — A Waterloo man may spend the rest of his life behind bars for killing his former girlfriend in Sodus nearly two years ago.Wayne County Judge John Nesbitt sentenced Alvin “Ray” Pinkard Sr., 62, to the maximum sentence of 25 years-to-life in prison Thursday in county court.In May, Pinkard was

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2018-07-20 14:55:00

Auburn woman warning dog owners after finding hot dog laced with rat poison

"He is so sweet and loveable," Sandra said. "Why would someone want to hurt somebody so innocent and sweet?"

CNYCENTRAL.COM - 2018-07-20 19:32:53

Wayne County man killed after crashing into tree

A 36-year-old Wayne County man was killed in a one-car crash in Manchester, Ontario County, on Wednesday afternoon.


Off-duty Geneva firefighter rescues drowning infant

Adulte sprang into action, jumped into the pool and removed the baby from the water, saving her life.

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-07-20 14:00:00

Palmyra man killed in crash in Manchester

Investigators found a vehicle, driven by 36-year-old Nicholas Kellar, of Palmyra, was headed north on Route 21 when it went off the west side of the road and hit a tree.


Canandaigua nursing home employees fired for allegedly posting photos of residents on Snapchat

"When we learned of wrongdoing by the individuals involved, we immediately reported to the appropriate authorities and are cooperating fully with their investigations," according to a statement released Wednesday from Thompson Health.


Fatal crash temporarily closes section of Route 5 and 20 in East Bloomfield

The crash occurred at about 10:30 p.m. when 66-year old Peter Maruffi Jr. of Canandaigua went through a stop sign on state route 64, at Routes 5 and 20 and crashed into an embankment, police said.


Deputies on scene of Manchester crash

Manchester, N.Y. (WHAM) - Ontario County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a crash involving a Jeep in Manchester Wednesday afternoon.Deputies said this happened on Route 21 near the New York State Thruway.The driver of the Jeep was the only person involved in the crash.The identity of the driver


Route 13 in Ithaca back open after hit and run closed the road for hours

ITHACA-- Ithaca Police said all lanes on Route 13 are opened after police said they closed several lanes to investigate a hit and run accident.According to police, a pedestrian was struck by a motor vehicle Wednesday night around 11:30PM.Police said it happened on Route 13 and Willow Avenue.Accordin


Ontario County sheriff's office is re-accredited

HOPEWELL — During a ceremony last month in Albany, the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office was re-accredited by the state Law Enforcement Agency Accreditation Council.Sheriff Phil Povero and Deputy Bill Gallagher — Gallagher is the department’s law enforcement accreditation manager — accepted the certif

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2018-07-19 16:00:00

Nelson, Freeman lead Mahoning Valley to 7-6 win over Auburn

AUBURN, N.Y. (AP) -- Hosea Nelson homered, doubled and singled, driving in two runs as the Mahoning Valley Scrappers beat the Auburn Doubledays 7-6 on Wednesday.


One man is dead, another seriously hurt after a crash in E. Bloomfield

July 19, 2018 04:21 AMA Canandaigua man is dead following a crash in Ontario County.Deputies say 66-year old Peter Maruffi Jr. went through a stop sign on state route 64, at Routes 5 and 20 in East Bloomfield and crashed into an embankment around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday night. He was taken to Thompson


Geneva hospital awarded ultrasound accreditation

Ultrasound imaging, also known as sonography, uses high-frequency sound waves to produce images of internal body parts to help providers diagnose illness, injury or other medical problems.


Sheriff's Office: 1 woman killed in Wayne County rollover crash

Shortly after 5 p.m., Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the scene, where they found 45-year-old Cynthia Scheltz deceased.


Landscaping contractor allegedly stole $45K from Canandaigua homeowner

David T. Michel Jr., 22, of Liverpool, Onondaga County was charged Tuesday with third-degree-grand larceny, a felony, according to New York State Police investigator Mark Eifert.


Waterloo woman gets prison for arson

WATERLOO — The local woman convicted of setting her house on fire 17 months ago will spend time in prison.On Monday in Seneca County Court, Judge Rick Healy sentenced Diana Fegley to 1-to-3 years in prison for third-degree arson. She was convicted of the charge in April following a trial in county c