United Way’s annual Day of Caring returns

United Way’s annual Day of Caring returns

United Way of Greater Rochester and the Finger Lakes is bringing together 5000 volunteers across the region today for the community’s single largest volunteer effort, Day of Caring. Nearly 200 local not-for-profit organizations will receive help with beautification projects to refresh their ... MORE
Steuben County man arrested at DWI Victim Impact Panel

Steuben County man arrested at DWI Victim Impact Panel

Police arrested an Addison man at the DWI Victim Impact Panel. According to a news release, the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office arrested Harold Farrell, 50, of Addison for driving while intoxicated. It is alleged that Farrell attempted to attend the DWI/DWAI Victim ... MORE
Steuben deputies: Lindley man escaped from police cruiser after being taken into custody

Steuben deputies: Lindley man escaped from police cruiser after being taken into custody

Deputies report the arrest of a Lindley man in Steuben County following an incident last week. According to a news release, Matthew Embree, 28, was found by deputies- after they received information that he was wanted in Chemung County. He was found ... MORE
Steuben County man arrested following crash

Steuben County man arrested following crash

Police say a Arkport man was arrested following a one vehicle crash. According to a news release, the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office arrested Matthew G. Sleight, 29, of Arkport for driving while intoxicated. It is alleged that Sleight operated a motor vehicle ... MORE
Corning woman arrested for DWAI drugs

Corning woman arrested for DWAI drugs

Police arrested a Corning woman following a traffic stop. According to a news release, State Police out of Horseheads arrested Tracy A. Carl, 35, of Corning for driving while ability impaired by drugs. Carl was initially stopped on State Route 13 in ... MORE
Steuben County man arrested for DWI

Steuben County man arrested after driving erratically

Police say a Sayona man was arrested following report of an erratic driver. According to a news release, the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office arrested Prosper F.C. Hodder, 38, of Sayona for driving while intoxicated. It is alleged that Hodder operated a motor ... MORE
Traffic stop leads to arrest of Arkport woman

Traffic stop leads to arrest of Arkport woman

Police arrested an Arkport woman following a traffic stop. According to a news release, the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office arrested Caelan M. Smith, 21, of Arkport for driving while intoxicated. Smith was initially stopped for speeding on State Route 36 in the ... MORE
Elmira man arrested for DWI

Elmira man arrested for DWI

Police say an Elmira man was arrested following a traffic stop. According to a news release, State Police out of Big Flats arrested Travis A. Dean, 29, of Elmira for driving while intoxicated. While interviewing Dean, the trooper detected an odor of ... MORE
Ignitable Liquid Detection Canine and Handler Graduation in Steuben County

Ignitable Liquid Detection Canine and Handler Graduation in Steuben County

Steuben County Sheriff Jim Allard is pleased to announce the graduation and certification of canine Jack and handler Investigator Don Lewis.  Jack and Investigator Lewis graduated from the New York State Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services and the Office of ... MORE
Events, Life, Steuben County
FINGER LAKES WEATHER: Risk for strong to severe thunderstorms building into Monday

FINGER LAKES WEATHER: Risk for strong to severe thunderstorms building into Monday

After a summer-like weekend across the Finger Lakes region, the risk for severe weather will be followed by significantly cooler temperatures the first few days of the week. The Storm Trackers Team says things will get active for some on Monday- then ... MORE
Steuben County: Legislature examining ways to improve emergency response, offset cost for

Steuben County: Legislature examining ways to improve emergency response, offset cost for Hornell

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 to improve emergency response in the county, ... MORE
Special election for Rep. Tom Reed’s seat will likely be in late July or early August

Special election for Rep. Tom Reed’s seat will likely be in late July or early August

U.S. Rep. Tom Reed’s sudden resignation this week means a special election will be held to fill the congressman’s seat, likely in late July or early August. Reed, a Corning Republican who represented New York’s 23rd Congressional District, announced his resignation effective ... MORE
Gov. Hochul announces $35 million investment to support NY’s abortion providers

Gov. Hochul announces $35 million investment to support NY’s abortion providers

New York State Governor Kathy Hochul announced on Thursday a $35 million investment to directly support abortion providers in anticipation of Roe v. Wade being overturned by the U.S. Supreme Court. On Thursday, May 10, Governor Hochul directed the state Department of ... MORE
Horseheads man damages fire truck

Horseheads man damages fire truck

Police say a Horseheads man was arrested following a report from the Millford Fire Department. According to a news release, State Police out of Horseheads arrested Michael Grow, 43, of Horseheads for criminal mischief. Upon arriving, troopers observed Grow near the fire ... MORE
NY’s Educational Opportunity Program expands to three local community colleges

SUNY’s Educational Opportunity Program expands to three local community colleges

Community colleges in three local counties will receive a total of $5.2 million to expand their affordable education program, announced Governor Kathy Hochul on Tuesday. According to a press release from the Governor’s Office, the State University of New York’s (SUNY) Educational ... MORE