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TOTAL DEVASTATION: Update on Steuben’s state of emergency, awaiting FEMA declaration, homes destroyed, and families rescued by boat as flood waters rose

More than a week removed from the historic, record-breaking flood in Steuben County cleanup and recovery is a work in progress. It will take months, if not years, for some to fully-recover from the massive amount of rain that fell in a ... MORE
Fire Chief of Savona Fire Department honored

Fire Chief of Savona Fire Department honored

The Fire Chief of the Savona Fire Department recently passed away from liver failure after serving the department for over thirty years. Steve Beebe, a husband, father, and friend, had the firefighters in Steuben County paid tribute to him. A string of ... MORE
Savona fire chief, Finger Lakes Fudge Company owner dies after being hospitalized

Savona fire chief, Finger Lakes Fudge Company owner dies after being hospitalized

First responders and community members from around the Southern Tier are mourning the loss of the Savona Fire Department Chief. Officials said Steve Beebe passed away after recently being hospitalized. He was suffering from liver failure and a benefit fundraiser was planned ... MORE
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Sheriff: Savona man faces felony charges, including felony tempering after traffic stop

Sheriff: Savona man faces felony charges, including felony tempering after traffic stop

Sheriff Jim Allard reports the arrest of a 42-year-old Savona man following an investigation during a traffic stop in Bath. Deputies arrested Rendell Hyer, 42, of Savona for DWAI drugs, aggravated unlicensed operation, and possession of a controlled substance. It’s alleged that ... MORE
Savona man accused of sexually abusing three children

Savona man accused of sexually abusing three children

A Steuben County man faces felony charges after being indicted on sex charges related to abuse of several minors over a period of time. Adam Makitra, 38, of Savona faces felony charges of sex abuse and criminal sex act. The sheriff’s office ... MORE
Campbell-Savona names new superintendent from Cooperstown school district

Campbell-Savona names new superintendent from Cooperstown school district

The Campbell-Savona Central School District has named a new superintendent. Ann Meccariello served as a principal in the Cooperstown School District until being named superintendent in Campbell-Savona. There will be a transition period between April 1 and May 1. That’s when Meccariello ... MORE
Trooper hurt in crash responding to person thrown out of moving vehicle in Steuben County

Trooper hurt in crash responding to person thrown out of moving vehicle in Steuben County

New York State Police say a Steuben County man was taken into custody after forcing another person out of a moving vehicle. The entire thing unfolded in the town of Savona. While that vehicle was later located, another state trooper – while ... MORE
Deputies: Felony strangulation charge filed after domestic incident

Deputies: Felony strangulation charge filed after domestic incident

Deputies in Steuben County report the arrest of a Savona man following a domestic incident. Mikel Beer, 25, is accused of choking, pushing, and restraining a member of his family during an incident in the town of Bradford. Deputies say the victim ... MORE
Four stranded on Cohocton River before first responders intervene (photos)

Four stranded on Cohocton River before first responders intervene (photos)

Around 4:20 p.m. the Savona Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched for four people that needed to be rescued on the Cohocton River in Bath. The incident unfolded near Scudder Road, and upon arrival – they found two males, and two females trapped ... MORE
FingerLakes1.com launches Patreon to continue growth in digital content

FingerLakes1.com launches Patreon to support continued growth in local digital content

FingerLakes1.com has officially launched a Patreon Support model, for readers, viewers, and listeners who want to support our mission. For 20 years now, FingerLakes1.com has focused on delivering news and information in a unique, interactive way and on a relentless, 24/7. 365 ... MORE
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Police: Schuyler home health aide charged with grand larceny

Police: Schuyler home health aide charged with grand larceny

Delinda K. Buchanan, 41 years old of Savona, was arrested on Monday and charged with 12 counts Offering a False Instrument for Filing in the first degree, a class E felony and Grand Larceny in the third degree, a class D felony. It ... MORE