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Top William Smith student athletes honored at annual banquet

Top William Smith student athletes honored at annual banquet
The William Smith College Athletics Department celebrated the athletics and academic accomplishments of Heron student-athletes during the past year at the annual William Smith Athletics Awards Banquet tonight. Soccer forward Julia Keogh (Lawrence Park Collegiate ... more
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Theft at Horseheads Walmart results in arrest

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State police report the arrest of an Elmira resident following a larceny investigation in Horseheads. According to a relase, troopers responded to the Walmart in Horseheads on April 16 around 9:30 p.m. They found Shakayla ... more
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Elmira woman ticketed following traffic stop

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Police say a Elmira woman was cited following a traffic stop. According to a news release, State Police out of Horseheads charged Sophia L. Batista, 23, of Elmira with aggravated unlicensed operation. Batista was initially ... more
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Lengthy state police investigation turns up drugs, guns, and ammo

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Police arrested three Howard residents following a narcotic investigation. According to a news release, State Police arrested John Dellapenna Jr., 34, for criminal possession of a weapon, criminal possession of a controlled substance, and criminal ... more
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Deputy VanSkiver to receive state recognition

Deputy VanSkiver to receive state recognition
An 18-year veteran law enforcement officer will receive state recognition Tuesday in Albany for his career-long focus on dangers of intoxicated and impaired driving. Steuben County Deputy Josh VanSkiver will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award ... more
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Elmira man violates order of protection

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Police say an Elmira man was arrested for violating an order of protection. According to a news release, State Police arrested Justin M. Morrison, 34, of Elmira for criminal contempt and stalking. It was revealed ... more
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Greater Southern Tier BOCES to hold capital improvement project vote March 22

Greater Southern Tier BOCES to hold capital improvement project vote March 22
The future of the Greater Southern Tier BOCES capital improvement project will be put to a vote by local residents on March 22, 2022. The "no additional tax impact" improvement project will be fully-funded by ... more
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#7 Hobart hockey advances in NCAA tournament with 4-2 win over Elmira

#7 Hobart hockey advances in NCAA tournament with 4-2 win over Elmira
The seventh-ranked Hobart College hockey team knocked off 10th-ranked Elmira, 4-2 in front of a packed house in an NCAA first round contest at The Cooler Saturday evening. The Statesmen are now 20-5-2 this season ... more
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Four individuals arrested for burglary in Horseheads

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State Police report the arrest of four individuals for burglary. Troopers, Chemung County Sheriff’s Deputies, village of Horseheads police and Elmira Heights police arrested Ethan L Stoddard, 21, Ryan-Mykal S. Bacon, 22, Michael A. Jordan, ... more
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William Smith hockey season ended by Elmira 4-0

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Third-ranked Elmira College scored twice in the second period and twice in the third period in a 4-0 victory over William Smith College in the semifinals of the New England Hockey Conference Tournament at the ... more
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Elmira woman arrested for petit larceny

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Police report the arrest of an Elmira woman after a larceny report. According to a news release, State Police in Horseheads arrested Tara A. Hoose, 33, of Elmira for petit larceny. When troopers arrived on ... more
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Faso’s goal in second OT sends Herons past Southern Maine in NEHC tournament 2-1

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Forward Emma Faso scored 5:33 into the second overtime as the sixth-seeded William Smith College ice hockey team knocked off third-seeded Southern Maine 2-1 in a New England Hockey Conference quarterfinal at USM Ice Arena ... more
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Elmira man arrested for murder

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An Elmira man was arrested on Wednesday, February 9 in Rochester after being indicted by a Chemung County Grand Jury for murder. The Elmira Police Department says Edelmiro Velez Ross-Toro, 29, has been arrested. He ... more
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Finger Lakes Health Welcomes Medical Students Sheen and Turbide for Rural Medical Rotations

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Finger Lakes Health (FLH) welcomes SUNY Upstate Medical University Rural Medical Education (RMED) students Claire Sheen and Sophia Turbide. RMED is an elective experience that allows third-year medical students the opportunity to live and train ... more
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Brooklyn woman arrested for prison contraband

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Police report the arrest of a Brooklyn woman after a prison contraband incident. According to a news release, the State Police in Horseheads arrested Khadijah N. Francis, 24, of Brooklyn for prison contraband. Francis was ... more
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Amityville woman arrested after promoting prison contraband

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Police report the arrest of a Amityville woman in Horseheads arrested after promoting prison contraband According to a news release, the State Police in Horseheads arrested Kutima T. Glover, 41, of Amityville for promoting prison ... more
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Man arrested in Horseheads after traffic stop

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Police report the arrest of an Elmira Heights man after a traffic stop. According to a news release, the State Police out of Horseheads arrested Anthony J. Wallick, 30, of Elmira Heights for aggravated driving ... more
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Officers injured in ‘riot’ at Five Points prison

Officers injured in what union calls ‘riot’ at Five Points prison
Four officers at Five Points Correctional Facility in Romulus were treated at area hospitals after being attacked in the prison mess hall on Monday, January 31. The police union is calling the event a riot, ... more
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