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Virginia State Police respond to over 100 crashes in less than a day

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WVEC) -- In less than 24 hours, Virginia State Police responded to 179 crashes in the Chesapeake Division. According to a spokesperson for state police, troopers were still on the scene of six of those accidents as of 8 a.m. Thursday. None of those crashes were fatal, and the major

13NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-18 13:18:52

Norfolk Police looking for suspects involved in NSU dorm invasion, robbery

NORFOLK, Va. - Detectives with the Norfolk Police Department are looking for two suspects that are connected to an invasion and robbery that happened at Norfolk State University's Spartan Suites dormitory. Authorities say the incident happened on January 15 around 1:30 p.m. in the dorm located in th

WTKR - 2018-01-18 20:19:45

Norfolk Police report increase in car thefts, say weather

Car NORFOLK, Va. - If you've been letting your car warm up in the driveway in the morning unattended...you might want to reconsider. The Norfolk Police Department is reporting an increase in car thefts for the first half of January and they say the cold weather might be behind it. In all, police say

WTKR - 2018-01-19 02:53:59

Norfolk police searching for robbery suspect

NORFOLK, Va. - (WAVY) - Police are looking to identify a suspect that robbed a Dollar General on Tidewater Drive. On Jan 14, at around 8:45 p.m. an adult man, armed with a weapon, entered the Dollar General in the 2500 block of Tidewater Drive and demanded money from the employees. The employees com

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-01-17 18:16:27

Power pole snaps after car crash in Norfolk

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- A car crashed into a power pole Thursday morning. Around 10:15 a.m. at the intersection of Monticello Avenue and Princess Anne Road a single car slammed into a power pole snapping it. Luckily, there were no injuries, and Dominion Power was called to the scene. It is not clear

13NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-18 20:49:43

Small businesses take hit during two snow storms in Hampton Roads

CHESAPEAKE, Va (WVEC) - When two snow storms hit Hampton Roads in a month, one a blizzard, there's a big effect on the economy. It's a $20 million loss it retail sales, according to Old Dominion University Economics professor, Robert McNab. Some, if not most, falls on the backs of small businesses

13NEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-18 23:53:12

First Warning Storm Team Forecast: Snow moves out overnight, watch out for icy roads

***Winter Storm Warning is in effect for Mainland Dare and Outer Banks Dare County until 6:00 am Thursday. ***Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for most of Hampton Roads and Northeastern North Carolina until 4:00 am Thursday. Snow will continue to move out overnight and temperatures will drop. Ex

WTKR - 2018-01-18 03:58:21

Thin layer of ice and snow remains on area roads following winter storm

Credit: WAVY/Jason Marks HAMPTON ROADS, Va. (WAVY) - A thin layer of ice and snow remained on area roadways following the second winter storm of season. Snowfall started later than expected Wednesday and also stuck around for a longer period of time. The morning commute could be messy for many loo

WAVY NEWS 10 - 2018-01-18 10:27:57

Women suspected in thefts at Walmarts in Cortland, Norwich

State police are looking for two women suspected of stealing several thousand dollars worth of baby products, electronics and cosmetics from Walmart stores in Cortland and Norwich. Thefts took place in September, according to troopers. At the Walmart on Bennie Road in Cortland, the suspects are beli

PRESSCONNECTS - 2018-01-17 20:01:29

Frankfort man accused of menacing with airsoft gun while driving on I-88

BAINBRIDGE - A Frankfort man is facing charges after he allegedly showed off an airsoft handgun as he drove by people on Interstate 88, the New York State Police said. State police said that on Sunday, officials responded to a report of a menacing with a gun on I-88 westbound in the town of Bainbrid

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2018-01-18 16:02:37

Open house elicits suggestions on city's future

On Thursday, about 100 people stopped by at an open house presented by the city of Oneonta Comprehensive Plan Update Steering Committee to share ideas and concerns about the community, organizers said. During the 3 to 7:30 p.m. event at the Community Arts Network of Oneonta building on Ford Avenue,

DAILY STAR - 2018-01-19 02:16:25

Ambulances requested for 2 victims at Yorkville fire

YORKVILLE - Emergency crews late Thursday night were battling a structure fire in the village in which two ambulances were needed for two victims on the second floor. The conditions of those victims could not immediately be learned. Yorkville and Whitesboro firefighters at 9:40 p.m. were sent to 95

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2018-01-19 02:47:47

Employee accused of lottery ticket scam in Herkimer Co.

A Little Falls woman faces charges after being accused of falsifying business records at her workplace, Ilion police said. Julia L. Yerina, 47, was charged with fourth-degree grand larceny and first-degree falsifying business records, both felonies, police said. Yerina was issued appearance tickets

TIMESTELEGRAM.COM - 2018-01-18 20:29:45

First Baptist Church in Oneonta closing after 185 years

The church congregation which used to have hundreds of parishioners has dwindled to a total of around 15 members. Phil Hulbert is the Church Moderator. He believes an increase in other church congregations, past parishioners leaving the area, and the need to recruitment young people over time, all

WKTV - 2018-01-18 02:12:00

Statement to police made by Gravy Train defendant who denies identity allowed at trial

CANTON - A plea offer was shot down Thursday afternoon prior to a suppression hearing in St. Lawrence County Court for the man charged in Operation Gravy Train who has, for the fourth time, denied his identity as Shaka Williams. The alleged Mr. Williams, 39, Plymouth, is charged with second-degree

WATERTOWNDAILYTIMES.COM - 2018-01-19 13:15:00

Police ask for help identifying shoplifting suspects

NORWICH New York State Police at Homer are asking for the public's help in identifying two people suspected of stealing over $2,800 in items from the Cortland Wal-Mart. Police say it's believed that one of the female suspects is also responsible for shoplifting at the Norwich Wal-Mart. The thefts o

EVENING SUN - 2018-01-18 14:39:50

The Warm-Up Continues - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

Our main issues revolve around the positioning of the Sunday pops and the influence on temps across eastern Oklahoma. The warming trend is underway with yesterday's readings topping out in the upper 40s. Most locations will reach the mid or even upper 50s across eastern Oklahoma today, which is abov

NEWS ON 6 - 2018-01-19 11:53:00

Sheriff's Beat 1-19-18: Muskogee man jailed for burglary

Cherokee County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested a Muskogee man on Jan. 17 after someone claimed he was trespassing at a 450 Road residence. According to reports, Anne Marie Rogers advised deputies there was a male suspect that had broken into and vandalized a nearby residence that he did not have

TAHLEQUAH DAILY PRESS - 2018-01-19 08:45:00

Water main breaks temporarily shut down part of Muskogee County Jail

Sheriff Rob Frazier said the first break happened in the jail's sally port around 4 p.m. A second break occurred on the south side of the building shortly after. Water main breaks temporarily shut down part of Muskogee County Jail Water main breaks keeps Tulsa's crews busy Tulsa police connect novel

KOKI FOX 23 - 2018-01-19 00:29:13

Update: Report of shooting near TU was false; 23 people found in home, four arrested

Buy Now The Tulsa skyline is seen in the background as police responded to a false call about a shooting at a residence in the 600 block of South Atlanta Avenue, near the University of Tulsa, on Thursday evening. REECE RISTAU/Tulsa World Four people were arrested Thursday on outstanding arrest warra

TULSA WORLD - 2018-01-18 23:53:00