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State police are hoping someone will provide information to help find a man from Springwater who hasn’t been seen since late November. 70-year-old James Lowery’s friends say they are worried because he has struggled with alcohol and mental health issues and they are frustrated. Troopers describe Lowry as L five-feet, 10-inches tall and weighing 160 […]

There are now at least three people interested in running for the vacant 57th state senate district seat. Republican Chautauqua County executive George Borello says he has submitted more than enough petitions to qualify for the election—and Allegeny County legislative chairman Curtis Crandall also has been circulating petitions ahead of yesterday’s deadline. If officials certify […]

Several charges have been filed against a man from Geneseo who drove away after he was pulled over on suspicion of drunk driving. 67-year-old Rudolph Hettis was eventually arrested in his own driveway on West Lake Road, where he had fled after he was stopped. Officers say Hettis was also uncooperative when he was taken […]

A windy day today—with a wind advisory in effect for the region—including for Livingston County. There could be gusts up to 50 Miles an hour. A man from Livonia is accused of having sex with a minor. Sherrif’s deputies have charged 40-year old David Bow with 4 counts of rape and 3 counts of commuting […]

A man from Mt Morris is has been charged with a felony after police say an argument about some construction work turned into a fight. Geneseo Police chief Eric Osganian says the altercation on Millennium drive left the victim with fractured bones and led to a stroke. The suspect is identified as 33-year-old Michael Keen […]

(Be careful what you fall for today. It’s April Fools Day) It was down to the wire, but New York has a 175.5 billion dollar budget. The budget includes some things Governor Cuomo wanted like a permanent 2 percent property tax cap—but not others—like the legalization of marijuana. Also in the budget bill—a ban on […]

Drunk driving charges against a man from Mt. Morris after a head-on crash in West Sparta. Police say 76-year-old Donald Wagar was drunk at the time of the crash Monday night on Dansville Mt. Morris Road. Wagar and the driver of the second vehicle involved both were taken to the hospital—both suffered non-life-threatening injuries. Wager […]

The National Civic League has narrowed its list of finalist for its 2019 All American City awards and Livingston County is in select company as one of the 20 finalists. There will 10 winners from that group that includes Houston and El Paso Texas but only Livingston County made the cut from New York. Several […]

A Livingston County community is getting some money to help replace trees that have been damaged by the Emerald Ash Borer. That invasive pest has forced the village of Avon to cut down around 800 trees from Driving Park, which is the biggest park in town. Tonight, a forester from the New York DEC will […]

Gas prices are continuing to rise in the region.  According to Triple-A, the average cost for a gallon of regular gas is two-68.  That’s a two-cent increase in the last week and a 21 cent jump in the last month.  The state average is sitting at two-70 while nationally it’s at two-62.  The food pantry in […]

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