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Prattsburgh man charged with arson; held without bail

Prattsburgh man charged with arson; held without bail
A Prattsburgh man has been arrested after an investigation into a suspicious fire in Howard a few months ago. Sheriff Jim Allard says James Lisefski, 43, was arrested after an investigation into a suspicious fire ... more
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PUBLIC NOTICE: Comment session on Prattsburgh Wind facility planned for February 27 at Hatch Hose Fire Company

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comment session on Prattsburgh Wind facility planned for February 27 at Hatch Hose Fire Company
Prattsburgh Wind LLC, managed by Terra-Gen LLC's VP Kevin Sheen, is developing a wind energy facility in New York's Steuben County. This project aims to construct and operate a 147-megawatt wind energy facility across five ... more
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Local ICU nurse named Thompson’s latest ‘DAISY’ recipient

Local ICU nurse named Thompson's latest 'DAISY' recipient
Erica Iversen, a registered nurse in the Intensive Care Unit, is the latest UR Medicine Thompson Health recipient of The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. Iversen, a resident of Prattsburgh in Steuben County, was surprised ... more
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Deputies: Woman faces felony burglary charge after causing $3,000+ in damage

Deputies: Woman faces felony burglary charge after causing $3,000+ in damage
The Steuben County Sheriff's Office arrested a Prattsburgh woman following a burglary investigation. Miranda Elwell, 29, is accused of entering a residence and stealing property in March. Deputies said the value of the property exceeded ... more
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Thompson Hospital nurse honored with DASIY Award for extraordinary nurses

Police: Violent incident at F.F. Thompson Hospital leads to several charges against Rochester man
F.F. Thompson Hospital nurse Samantha Peters has been honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses, a significant recognition from UR Medicine Thompson Health. Peters, who hails from Prattsburgh, Steuben County, works on the 3 ... more
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Construction in Cohocton, Prattsburgh will create temporary road closures

Roads blocked off in downtown Rochester after debris falls from vacant building
Segments of County Route 35 in Cohocton and Prattsburgh are scheduled for temporary closures next week due to construction works. The construction, which involves changing cross-over pipes for future paving projects, will take place from ... more
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Felony charges follow domestic incident in Prattsburgh

Wayne County man accused of assaulting child with metal rod
State police arrested a Prattsburgh resident following a call to authorities about a domestic incident. Troopers say Corey Roth, 30, was in an area where he should not have been, per an active court order ... more
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Prattsburgh driver charged with DWI after rollover crash

Deputies: Farmington woman charged with DWI after crash in Hopewell
State police arrested a Prattsburgh driver following a two-car accident on State Route 53. According to a news release it happened on April 28 in the town of Wheeler. Sharon Meyer, 63, was ultimately arrested ... more
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Troopers: Prattsburgh man accused of drugged driving after car goes off the road

Incident at Jefferson Park in Canandaigua leads to arrest
On April 23 a Prattsburgh man was arrested for driving under the influence of drugs and operating a vehicle without a valid license. Joseph R. Bennett Jr., 36, was found by the troopers from Bath ... more
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Prattsburgh woman dies in canoe accident

Prattsburgh woman dies in canoe accident
In a tragic turn of events, a 22-year-old woman from Prattsburg lost her life in a canoe accident on a river in Big Flats. Around 5 p.m. on April 22, troopers from Horseheads responded to ... more
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Fatal crash investigation complete: SUV driver ticketed after motorcyclist dies in Bath

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Police have completed the investigation into an accident that left one motorcyclist dead in Bath. It happened in January, police said, when a 67-year-old from Prattsburgh was operating an SUV and ultimately ticketed for her ... more
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State police: Prattsburgh woman accused of driving under influence of drugs during crash

Sheriff Henderson: One dead after attempting to rescue man, child following boat accident
State police say they arrested a 62-year-old Prattsburgh woman following a crash on February 24th. According to a news release it happened on Route 53 at the intersection with Reservoir Road in Prattsburgh. Catherine Digati, ... more
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Prattsburgh duo facing felony charges after stealing propane tanks from local store

Prattsburgh duo facing felony charges after stealing propane tanks from local store
The Steuben County Sheriff's Office reports the arrest of a Prattsburgh duo following a months-long investigation into stolen propane tanks from a local store. Miranda Elwell, 29, and Joshua Roth, 39, are accused of damaging ... more
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WATCH LIVE: Lyons Lions battle Avoca/Prattsburgh (webcast)

CLASS C GIRLS BASKETBALL STATE QUALIFIER ON FL1 RADIO II: East Rochester, Pavilion battle for spot in states Wednesday night (webcast)
Editor's Note: Watch LIVE on Lyons YouTube channel and listen live on FL1 Radio on Saturday at 5 p.m. It's a Saturday night showdown in Wayne County between two of the top-ranked teams in New ... more
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Prattsburgh teen’s car destroyed after overheating, bursting into flames

Car bursts into flames along Main St. in Shortsville
First responders say a Plattsburgh man escaped injury after his vehicle burst into flames. It happened in Yates County during the morning hours on Italy Hill Road in Jerusalem. Xavier Kula, age 19, was traveling ... more
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Steuben County man arrested for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle

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A Prattsburg man was arrested on a warrant Monday afternoon. According to a news release, the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office arrested Mark L. Forman, 52, of Prattsburg for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. The ... more
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Bison View Cabins now taking reservations

Bison View Cabins now taking reservations
Mud Creek Bison Ranch is now taking reservations for their all-new camping facilities that allow you to camp, hike, and get an up-close and personal view of bison. Owner of Bison View Cabins, Chris Guild, ... more
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SECTIONAL TUESDAY: Waterloo, Dundee-Bradford girls advance to sectional finals

SECTIONAL TUESDAY:
Semifinals for Section V boys and girls basketball continued on Tuesday night. A couple more Wayne-Finger Lakes teams advanced to the sectional finals. Check out all the scores, stats and the updated brackets below. GIRLS ... more
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Felony charges after three hurt in rollover crash in Steuben County

Ithaca resident in stable condition after falling from upper floor of apartment building
A Prattsburgh man faces a number of charges after three people were hospitalized in a crash earlier this month. The Steuben County Sheriff's office reports that on January 14 deputies arrested Carlos Mendez, 44, of ... more
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