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Canisteo man faces felony charges after assault and break-in

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Eric D. Hosmer, 55, from Canisteo, was arrested on Tuesday following his alleged involvement in a violent break-in at a residence on Maple Street the previous evening. The Canisteo Village Police Department reported that Hosmer ... more
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FL Land Trust acquires 1,000-acre property known as ‘Bad Bear Hill’

FL Land Trust acquires 1,000-acre property known as 'Bad Bear Hill'
The Finger Lakes Land Trust announced the completion of its most significant conservation effort to date, acquiring nearly 1,000 acres along the Canisteo River in Steuben County. This landmark project, marking the Trust's 35-year history, ... more
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Hornell man arrested after multiple police chases, evading authorities

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In Hornell, New York, Jason L. Loper, a 46-year-old local resident, was arrested on December 19 following a collaborative investigation by the Canisteo Village Police Department, the New York State Police, and the Steuben County ... more
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Prosecutors: Canisteo man guilty of sexually abusing 7-year-old showed no sympathy or remorse for victim

Prosecutors: Canisteo man guilty of sexually abusing 7-year-old showed no sympathy or remorse for victim
A Steuben County man was sentenced this week to 12 years in prison for sexually abusing a 7-year-old girl in 2020. Jason Chabot, 47, had been found guilty of first-degree sex abuse, then showed no ... more
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$8.6M Canisteo roadway project in Steuben County concludes

.6M Canisteo roadway project in Steuben County concludes
Governor Kathy Hochul announced the completion of an $8.6 million modernization project on State Routes 36 and 248 in Canisteo, Steuben County. Spearheaded by the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT), the project revamped ... more
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Steuben County bridge closure announced for two-week maintenance

Bridge closed: Old State Ro
A significant bridge in Steuben County is slated for a two-week closure starting next week. The Steuben County Department of Public Works announced that the McChesney Road Bridge, which spans the Canisteo River between Matt ... more
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Canisteo man faces charges for impaired driving, narcotics possession

Sheriff: Homeless man arrested on felony drug charges in Canandaigua
On September 16, 2023, State Troopers in Clarence arrested Ronald M. Eason, 62, of Canisteo following a response to a suspicious person complaint on Rockland Avenue. Eason, found inside his vehicle, displayed symptoms of impairment, ... more
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Welfare fraud investigation leads to one arrest in Steuben

Watkins Glen man arrested after attacking two people at Dunkin’
Deputies report the arrest of a Canisteo man following a welfare fraud investigation in Steuben County. Travis Carlton, 24, is accused of trading another person's benefit card issued by DSS for cash. As result, he ... more
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Canisteo man arrested after late night criminal mischief investigation

Deputies: Farmington woman charged with DWI after crash in Hopewell
Last week state police responded to a report of criminal mischief in the city of Hornell, stemming from an incident on Seneca Road in the early hours of the previous day. The victim alleged that ... more
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Canisteo man violated court order by contacting person on social media

Watkins Glen man arrested after attacking two people at Dunkin’
Deputies report the arrest of a Canisteo man following an incident in Schuyler County. Charles Dorn, 38, was arrested on February 19th and charged with criminal contempt and harassment. The charges stem from Dorn violating ... more
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Canisteo man violates court order, charged with contempt

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Deputies report the arrest of a Canisteo man following an investigation in Schuyler County. Charles Dorn, 38, was arrested for criminal contempt and aggravated harassment on January 13th. He's accused of making threats directed at ... more
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Hornell man charged with burglary in Canisteo

Hornell man charged with burglary in Canisteo
Police in Canisteo have arrested a Hornell man who broke into a residence earlier this week. According to police Travis Carlton, age 24, broke into a residence on East Main Street on Thursday, December 29th ... more
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New York schools told to change names, mascots by end of year or lose state aid

New York schools told to change names, mascots by end of year or lose state aid
Native American-affiliated mascots and names in school districts across New York must be changed. The state Department of Education said the changes need to be made by the end of the school year. The Canisteo-Greenwood ... more
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Firefighters called to wildfire in Steuben County

Firefighters called to wildfire in Steuben County
A wildfire in Steuben County prompted a heavy response from area fire departments. Altogether nearly a dozen agencies were dispatched to an area between Jasper and Canisteo. The call for the wildfire came in around ... more
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Downtown Canisteo restaurant shutting down

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A local restaurant in Canisteo is shutting down. Annie's is located in downtown Canisteo. Owners posted to Facebook last week, noting that closing was a difficult decision, but one that ultimately was necessary. The post ... more
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Drunk driver hits utility pole, restaurant

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Police arrested a Hornell man after a motor vehicle accident. According to a news release, State Police in Wayland arrested Shane A. Kramer, 29, of Hornell for driving while intoxicated. The investigation revealed the vehicle ... more
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Hornell man faces DWI charge after crashing vehicle into Canisteo restaurant

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A Hornell man has been arrested on a DWI charge after reportedly crashing his vehicle into a local business early Monday morning. Shane Kramer, 29, was charged with Driving While Intoxicated, according to New York ... more
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Steuben County: Legislature examining ways to improve emergency response, offset cost for Hornell

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The Steuben County Legislature is working to improve its emergency services operation after describing local volunteer ambulance companies as short-staffed and sometimes inaccessible. On Thursday, May 12, the Legislature announced it would begin examining ways ... more
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Fatal crash involving dump truck under investigation in Canisteo

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State police are investigating a fatal crash that happened on Route 36 in Canisteo this week. According to a news release, preliminary investigation determined, Gayle M. Vanskiver 65, was traveling north on State Route 36 ... more
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