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Batavia Morning News: Jun 28, 2016
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 7:19 AM
  • Byron man turns himself in on drug charges...
  • Runaway pick-up slams house on Main St. Rd....
  • City and BID reconcile
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Truck runs into Main Street Road home in Batavia
Monday, June 27, 2016 4:31 PM

The elderly driver told law enforcement his accelerator became stuck and he lost control of the vehicle.

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Senator Ortt: Unveils Agenda to Make College More Affordable and Attainable
Monday, June 27, 2016 4:28 PM

Bills Aimed at Reducing College Student Loan Debt; Help Students Achieve Dream of Attending College.

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Elmira man takes on brother’s identity as he is busted for drugs and other charges
Monday, June 27, 2016 1:36 PM

Deldrick’s driving privilege had been suspended 29 times and he was wanted out of the Town of Gates for related charges.
 

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Sheriffs release names involved in Fatal two car crash in Perry
Monday, June 27, 2016 1:30 PM

73 year old Veena Jethva also of New Jersey was killed and 42 year old Purvi Jethva is still being treated for a possible broken back.

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Deputies in Livingston County catch a fugitive from Indiana
Monday, June 27, 2016 1:26 PM

Strite was ultimately charged with Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle, Failure to Use a Signal and Unlawful Possession of Marijuana.

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Batavia Morning News: Jun 27, 2016
Monday, June 27, 2016 7:38 AM
  • Teenager credited with saving boy from drowning...
  • Fatal crash in Livingston County...
  • City Council to hold hearings on BID and Cable TV
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WBTA Sunday News: Jun 26, 2016
Sunday, June 26, 2016 8:39 AM
  • A near drowning at Frost Ridge Camp Grounds.
  • 9 persons arrested for trespassing.
  • One persons believed to be from New Jersey killed in crash at Perry Center.
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WBTA Saturday News: Jun 25, 2016
Saturday, June 25, 2016 8:37 AM
  • Fatal crash in Perry
  • Batavia women arrested by Drug Task Force
  • Medina School in mourning
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Fatal two car crash in Perry
Friday, June 24, 2016 4:39 PM

Several sources say the pickup truck failed to stop at the intersection and broadsided the van causing it to flip onto its side.

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Former Pavilion PTO Treasurer admits to stealing funds
Friday, June 24, 2016 4:33 PM

48 year old Cynthia Eggleston admitted to stealing over $40,000 from the Parent Teacher Organization.

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Guilty plea from a Warsaw man accused of rape
Friday, June 24, 2016 4:31 PM

Busse admitted to having sex with a 14 year old.

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Students and staff mourn the sudden passing of the Medina School Superintendent
Friday, June 24, 2016 1:37 PM

Evoy was popular and well liked among both staff and students and was a visible presence across the school system.

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Batavia Downs “Taste at the Track” Event Takes Place this Sunday
Friday, June 24, 2016 1:33 PM

The event is being held Sunday, June 26th from 11am to 5pm on the inner track at Batavia Downs Gaming and Racetrack.

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110K Jackpot winner at Batavia Downs Gaming
Friday, June 24, 2016 1:28 PM

A player from Rochester is $ 110.387.32 richer after hitting the top jackpot on the Multi-Track Blazing 7’s Hot Shot progressive machine.

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Batavia's Bureau of Maintenance Rivision to Roadwork Plans
Friday, June 24, 2016 1:22 PM

Roadwork involving the paving of the roadway will begin on the west end and progress east to Dewey Avenue.

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Batavia Morning News: Jun 24, 2016
Friday, June 24, 2016 7:23 AM
  • Charlene Mess gets max for killing husband...
  • City and BID at odds over budget compliance...
  • City Wide Yard Sale this weekend
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Batavia's City-wide Yard Sale this Weekend
Thursday, June 23, 2016 6:15 PM

Contact Stacy Fairfield at (585) 297-5529 to have your own yard sale added to the list of participants.

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Batavia woman arrested for attempting to smuggle contraband into prison
Thursday, June 23, 2016 5:40 PM

Fodge was ordered to be held in the Genesee County Jail on $2,500 bail.

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Mail clerk from Caledonia sentenced for stealing items at work
Thursday, June 23, 2016 5:39 PM

Fullmer was found in possession of around $600 in stolen gift cards and cash.

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BID in opposition to new rules being proposed by the city
Thursday, June 23, 2016 4:36 PM

A public hearing on the city’s proposals to changing the BID operations will be held on Monday at 7 p.m. at city hall.

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FASNY: Leave Fireworks to the Professionals
Thursday, June 23, 2016 1:59 PM

FASNY urges New Yorkers not to use dangerous explosives and devices.

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Be Lead Safe this Renovation Season
Thursday, June 23, 2016 1:57 PM

Genesee, Orleans and Wyoming Public Health Column.

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Charlene Mess is sentenced to 25 years in prison
Thursday, June 23, 2016 1:37 PM

Mess according to the terms of the deal must serve 6/7ths of her actual sentence which is roughly 21 and a half years behind bars.

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Basom man arrested on drug charges following vehicle rollover accident
Thursday, June 23, 2016 1:35 PM

Beneben was charged with two counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance, Operating a Motor Vehicle while using a Mobile Telephone along with several other traffic infractions.

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Batavia Morning News: Jun 23, 2016
Thursday, June 23, 2016 7:20 AM
  • New York's new laws to fight opioid addiction...
  • Hacker strikes Holley Central Schools...
  • Kendall man jailed on $500,000 bail, facing child sexual abuse
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Pavilion man busted for DWI over four times the legal limit
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 5:55 PM

He was charged with Aggravated DWI, Speeding and Failing to Notify of Address Change.

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Oakfield woman arrested after leaving the scene of an accident
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 4:25 PM

Strang recorded a Blood Alcohol Content of 0.19% which is over twice the legal limit.
 

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Black Bear shuts down a lot at RIT
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 3:32 PM

They estimated that the bear was around 100lbs and only a year old.

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Hacker strikes at the Holley School District
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 3:29 PM

Officials at Holley reported it to State Police, the FBI and the State Department of Consumer Affairs.

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Operation Safe Interstate arrests two LeRoy residents on multiple charges following traffic stop
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 1:12 PM

The passenger 34 year old Elisha Bennett of LeRoy was allegedly in possession of Cocaine and Marijuana.
 

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Deputy operated drones have arrived in Livingston County
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 1:05 PM

Deputies insist that the drones will not be used for surveillance.

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Marijuana Grow Operation Discovered in Livingston County
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 1:03 PM

The arrest come after the grow operation was allegedly discovered in Landers residence in February of this year.

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Batavia Morning News: Jun 22, 2016
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 7:45 AM
  • Unemployment rate drops again...
  • Batavia man accused of selling drugs in county jail...
  • Batavia Rotary honors five members
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Batavia Rotarians Honored
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 7:27 AM

Five local Rotarians receive Paul Harris Fellowship

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