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State Park Police Rescue Dog From Letchworth Gorge
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 11:15 AM

Skippy, who had gone missing in the park two days earlier, was returned to his owner with only minor cuts and scratches.

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Structure Fire in Castile remains under investigation
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 9:24 AM

There were no injuries reported and the damage is estimated at a loss of $65,000.

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Hawley Fighting for Tax Relief Bill to Help Lake Ontario Flood Victims
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 7:17 AM

Hawley said. “As tragic as this is, it is important that these residents’ tax liabilities reflect what they have left and that the state step up to provide the difference to our local governments."

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Turn 27 Blue coalition report possible candidates to run against Collins
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 7:14 AM

10 candidates so far have submitted cover letters describing their intentions and resumes; it is anticipated more candidates will follow.

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Batavia Morning News: May 24, 2017
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 7:07 AM
  • Orleans County man receives jail time for hit and run with an 8 year old girl.
  • Two teens are facing charges following an Amber Alert for a Western New York girl.
  • Two Batavians arrested following a Scuffle on Maple Street in the city.
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Genesee County to Participate in Statewide STOP-DWI MEMORIAL DAY Crackdown Enforcement Effort
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 1:29 PM

Impaired Driving Crackdown runs May 26th – May 30th, 2017.

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Elba grad graduates basic training
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 1:27 PM

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Victoria L. Gallup graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

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AMBER ALERT: Teen suspects in child abduction from Cattaraugus County believed to be armed
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 1:04 PM

The Suspect, Joshua R. Monette is a White male, approximately 18 years old with short, black hair and brown eyes. He is approximately 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighs about 140 pounds. The suspect was last seen wearing Camouflage jacket, blue jeans, boots, black shirt, and carrying a black duffle bag. Another suspect John Harvey is a White male, approximately 16 years old with brown hair. 
 

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GCSO: Oakfield MVA possible charges pending
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 9:09 AM

The accident is still under investigation by Genesee County Sheriffs Deputy James Stack the Sheriffs Crash Reconstruction Team, charges may be pending.

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FASNY: Enjoy Your Memorial Day Barbeque, Remember to Play it Safe
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 7:26 AM

FASNY offers lifesaving BBQ and grilling tips for the holiday weekend.

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Hawley Announces $10 Million Fund to Repair Water Infrastructure, Roads, Floodwalls along Lake Ontario Shoreline
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 7:22 AM

An application for a Storm Recovery General Permit can be found here and affected residents are encouraged to visit one of the Emergency Response Mobile Command Centers.

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Hawley Commemorates Erie Canal Bicentennial
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 7:18 AM

"I encourage all of my constituents to attend one of these fun events this summer and learn more about the Erie Canal and its history by visiting http://www.canals.ny.gov/  or https://eriecanalway.org/.”  Hawley

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Ortt, Senate Pass Bill Creating New $55 Million Grant Program for Flood Victims Along Lake Ontario and Lakeshore Communities
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 7:15 AM

Measure Would Help Repair Recent Damage to Homes, Businesses, Farms, and Infrastructure.

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Batavia Morning News: May 23, 2017
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 7:08 AM
  • String of serious injury accidents occurring in Genesee County within two hour period. 
  • Basom man jailed for violent assault involving multiple victims.
  • Plea deal reached in rape case for former Brockport police officer. 
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New GCC BEST Center Course Focuses on Genetics for Teachers
Monday, May 22, 2017 12:22 PM

This course will provide PreK-5 teachers with a general background in genetics and similar concepts to expand educators' content knowledge, and provide tips, ideas and activities to use in one's own classroom.

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GCC Faculty Named Ambassadors for SUNY Online Teaching
Monday, May 22, 2017 12:04 PM

Gary Glaser and Jennifer Sisbarro to Represent Internationally Recognized Center for Online Learning.

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Manhunt search suspect in Orleans County accused of sexually abusing a woman for over a month
Monday, May 22, 2017 11:29 AM

He allegedly held the woman against her will, sexually abusing her from March 15th until April 29th.

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Batavia Mother who left twin boys home to die in house fire receives jail sentence
Monday, May 22, 2017 11:00 AM

Heather Ace of Batavia received the maximum sentence allowed in her case of one year in jail.

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Carless smoking causes fire and injury in Silver Springs
Monday, May 22, 2017 9:29 AM

The loss was estimated at $65,000 and investigators determined the fire was caused by careless smoking.

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State Police to Conduct Buckle Up New York, Click it or Ticket Enforcement Campaign
Monday, May 22, 2017 9:16 AM

The New York State Police will team up with local law enforcement to conduct a seat belt and child safety seat enforcement period starting on Monday, May 22 and running through Sunday, June 4.

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Batavia Morning News: May 22, 2017
Monday, May 22, 2017 7:12 AM
  • First ever female president of the Genesee County Magistrates Association has been elected.
  • No bail or release for an Alabama man jailed for DWI.
  • Rumors of a bug elicit response by Batavia Downs Officials.
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WBTA Sunday News May 21 2017
Sunday, May 21, 2017 10:55 AM
  •  Man arrest for stolen guns
  • Farm workers to meet in Albany
  • Genesee County Lawmakers to meet
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Bats power GCC baseball to win in regional final four opener
Saturday, May 20, 2017 6:09 AM

Genesee will now move on to the winners' bracket of the regional tournament and play the winner of No. 1 Niagara County CC and No. 4 Erie CC on Saturday at 3:30 pm.

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WBTA Saturday News: May 20, 2017
Saturday, May 20, 2017 6:04 AM
  • Batavia woman arrested for purse pinching.
  • Thomas the Tank Engine rolls back into Medina for the 13th year in a row.
  • Batavia man busted for using a public computer to access kiddie porn.
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Congressman Chris Collins Highlights Firefighter Cancer Registry Act
Friday, May 19, 2017 2:38 PM

Collins Highlighted the Firefighter Cancer Registry Act During Subcommittee on Health’s “Examining Initiatives to Advance Public Health” Hearing

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Broken down truck leads to drug related charges in Livonia
Friday, May 19, 2017 2:32 PM

The passenger, 29 year old Jonathan Sick of Arkport was arrested and charged with three counts of Criminal Possession of Hypodermic Instruments.

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Man jailed for making an obscene gesture in Perry
Friday, May 19, 2017 1:14 PM

His neighbor accused Miller of coming outside making an obscene gesture, swearing at him and then going back into his own residence.

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GCC's 49th Commencement Ceremony
Friday, May 19, 2017 1:13 PM

Sunday, May 21st beginning at 1:00 p.m. in the Anthony T. Zambito Gymnasium, GCC Batavia Campus.

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United Way Race Series 2017
Friday, May 19, 2017 1:07 PM

If you are intersted in being a sponsor for the race series please contact UW Regional Director Erik Fix at erik.fix@uwrochester.org or call 585-356-2814.

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Muckdogs: 31 days until Opening Day
Friday, May 19, 2017 1:04 PM

Muckdogs Announce 2017 Promotional Schedule.

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Batavia Morning News: May 19, 2017
Friday, May 19, 2017 7:33 AM
  • Fire destroys garage on Ross Street...
  • Batavia man accused of using public computer to view kiddie porn...
  • GCC gets ready for Excelsior Scholarship free tuition program
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