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Steuben County to end contact tracing calls and texts after this week

Steuben County to end contact tracing calls and texts after this week

Residents of Steuben County along with most other New Yorkers will no longer receive calls from COVID-19 contact tracers after this week. Steuben County Public Health Director Darlene Smith announced the New York State Department of Health (DOH) Virtual Call Center will ... MORE
Local organizations combat food insecurity with program for expectant mothers

Local organizations aim to combat food insecurity with program for expectant mothers

Local organizations have launched a new program to help expectant mothers in the Finger Lakes region. The “Kitchen Stork” program will provide up to 50 expectant mothers with food and virtual cooking classes during their pregnancy and postpartum, according to WETM. The ... MORE
New York State Court of Appeals to decide if district maps will be redrawn, primary elections pushed back

New York State Court of Appeals to decide if district maps will be redrawn, primary elections pushed back

The state Supreme Court’s Appellate Division in Rochester heard oral arguments from lawyers representing Democrat and Republican state lawmakers on Wednesday, April 20, according to Albany Times-Union. The issue of potentially redrawing district maps will ultimately be addressed by the state Court ... MORE
Steuben County homes rise in price

Steuben County homes rose in price

The price for a single-family home in Steuben County rose significantly from January 2021 to January 2022. The median sales price for a single-family home in January of this year was $133,000, a 26.8% increase compared to January 2021, according to The ... MORE
State Police in Bath warn people of scams involving gift cards

State Police in Bath warn people of scams involving gift cards

State Police in Bath are warning people of a scam involving gift cards. Investigators have been contacted by residents in Bath that they were a victim to such scams.  Troopers say a few residents fell victim to these criminals that prey on ... MORE
Will lower court’s decision to throw out new district maps be upheld? NYS appellate judge expected to rule today

Will lower court’s decision to throw out new district maps be upheld? Judge may decide today

A New York State appellate court judge said he will likely issue a ruling today on whether to uphold lower court’s ruling that found the state’s newly drawn district maps to be unconstitutional. Last week, Acting State Supreme Court Justice Patrick F ... MORE
Steuben County works to implement NYS absentee ballot tracking tool ahead of June primaries

Steuben County works to implement NYS absentee ballot tracking tool ahead of June primaries

Southern Tier counties are working to implement New York State’s new absentee ballot tracking tool ahead of June primaries. New Yorkers voting by mail will soon be able to view the status of their ballot online. “It’s like a tracking system on ... MORE
Bryson picked as 30th annual Tyrtle Beach jumper

Bryson picked as 30th annual Tyrtle Beach jumper

A music man from Bath has been selected to hit a High C as he plunges in chilly Lake Salubria in Bath for the annual Tyrtle Beach fundraiser, which benefits area youth programs in central Steuben County. Neil Bryson, Bath Central School ... MORE
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Judge throws out Democrat-drawn redistricting maps, appeal to follow

Judge throws out Democrat-drawn redistricting maps, appeal to follow

A state Supreme Court justice in Steuben County threw out the district maps drawn by the Democrats on Thursday, claiming political bias and gerrymandered district boundaries. Acting state Supreme Court Justice Patrick F. McAllister ruled the state Legislature must redraw maps by ... MORE
Bath woman accused of threatening person, faces multiple charges

Bath woman accused of threatening person, faces multiple charges

Police arrest a Bath woman after threatening an individual. According to a news release, the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office arrested Sara R. Warnecke, 39, of Bath for criminal possession of a weapon, criminal mischief, and menacing. It is alleged that Warnecke threatened ... MORE
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Bath woman arrested for bail jumping in Yates County

Bath woman arrested for bail jumping in Yates County

Police say a Bath woman was arrested on two separate warrants. According to a news release, the Penn Yan Police Department arrested Brandi R. Nordland, 42, of Bath for bail jumping and aggravated unlicensed operation. Nordland was originally charged with operating while ... MORE
Bath man detains victim during dispute; SWAT team called

Bath man detains victim during dispute; SWAT team called

Police say a Steuben County man was arrested following a domestic incident. According to a news release, the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office arrested Bruce Campbell, 38, of Bath for weapon possession, unlawful imprisonment, menacing, and criminal mischief. It is alleged that Campbell ... MORE
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Bath man cited following traffic stop

Police say a Bath man was cited following a traffic stop. According to a news release, the Penn Yan Police Department ticketed Dean R. Cooper, 20, of Bath for a suspended New York State license. A traffic stop was initiated in the ... MORE
Steuben’s Historic Courthouse recognizes Ukraine​

Steuben’s Historic Courthouse recognizes Ukraine​

Nearly 5,000 miles from the battlegrounds in Ukraine, the historic Steuben County Courthouse is now bathed in blue and yellow lights as a show of support and honor for the brave people of that beleaguered nation. “In the District Attorney’s Office, we ... MORE
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New York to hold elections using Democrat-drawn districts

A judge in Steuben County has determined it is too close to the June primary for New York’s redrawn congressional and legislative district maps to be tossed. The decision was handed down on Thursday, March 3 by Judge Patrick McAllister at a ... MORE
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Steuben County to host five pistol permit safety courses April – October

Steuben County is planning five new pistol permit safety courses scheduled throughout the rest of 2022. The courses will be offered at the Steuben County Public Safety Building in Bath, according to WETM. Attendees must be at least 21 years old and ... MORE
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Steuben County man arrested following traffic stop

Police report the arrest of a Steuben County man after a traffic stop. According to a news release, the Penn Yan Police Department arrested Carl F. Wilson, 67, of Bath following a traffic stop in the village. Wilson was observed driving while ... MORE
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Steuben County: Average home price rises year-over-year

The price of a single-family home is rising in Steuben County. The median sales price of a single-family home in the county rose by 1.7% from November 2020 to November 2021. The number of houses sold rose by 19.1% in that same ... MORE