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Motorcycle crash in Rochester traced back to theft in Bethany.
Thursday, April 27, 2017 2:25 PM

There was no operator in sight following the crash, because the bike was apparently stolen from Brian Klinkbeil of Bethany nearly a year ago.

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Motorcycle crash with injuries reported in LeRoy
Thursday, April 27, 2017 12:55 PM

The call came in around 10:30 this morning for a motorcyclist down at 7099 East Bethany LeRoy Road, south of Munson Street.

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Batavia Morning News: Apr 27, 2017
Thursday, April 27, 2017 7:26 AM
  • Batavia's first female firefighter, retires...
  • Marty Phelps, train enthusiast, dies at 75...
  • Batavia City Hall one of the nation's "healthiest"
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National Infant Immunization Week - April 22-29
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 4:05 PM

Vaccinating on Time is Important for Disease Protection.

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Convicted drug felon busted with weapons charge after heading into meth raid
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 3:40 PM

Brockett was allegedly found in possession of a butterfly type gravity knife and was charged with a Class D Felony count of Criminal Possession of a Weapon.

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Deputies save the life of a Kansas City man found floating in Conesus Lake
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 3:32 PM

Marine Patrol Deputies Clark Young and James Clark found Walker while patrolling the Conesus Lake on Sunday afternoon.

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Hawley Launches 2017 Legislative Survey
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 3:10 PM

Invites members of the public to answer questions and share ideas and concerns.

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Former Batavia Firefighter and beloved Medina railroad enthusiast dies
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 2:59 PM

Marty Phelps of Medina died Tuesday at age 75.

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Albion alumni graduates basic training for U.S. Air Force
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 2:57 PM

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

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Congressman Chris Collins Leads Letter Advocating for Level Playing Field for U.S. Dairy Products
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 2:53 PM

"Unfortunately, due to unfair competitive practices by Canada, we must take action to ensure our dairy products will be able to compete on a level playing field." - Collins

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Geneseo man jailed without bail following Interstate 390 stop
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 1:14 PM

He allegedly threw a pack of cigarettes away from him during the traffic stop in which three bags of heroin where found.

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Genesee Promise Plus Offers Summer Scholarships
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 1:11 PM

2017 High School Graduates, Juniors and Adults (with no college experience) Are Encouraged to Apply.

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NY Farm Bureau Statement on President Trump Ag. Executive Order
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 1:08 PM

Historic White House Ag Roundtable Discussion Includes New York Farmer on Heels of Agriculture Secretary Confirmation.

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City of Batavia Celebrates Healthiest Company in America Award
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 1:04 PM

Honored for Motivating Employee Participation & Health Improvements through Worksite Wellness Program.

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Buffalo man dies in ATV accident in Acrade
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 1:01 PM

43 year old Jason Krull was found pinned under an ATV at Mockingbird Campgrounds on Genesee Road in Arcade Sunday.

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Anne Stefaniak, Batavia’s first female firefighter is retiring
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 12:59 PM

She began her firefighting career in April of 1997 and now twenty years later Stefaniak is hanging up the fire hose.

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Batavia Morning News: Apr 26, 2017
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 7:19 AM
  • Fatal accident in the town of Alabama...
  • Fire destroys barn on Oak Orchard Rd...
  • New information on deadly skydive
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Hawley Pens Letter to Gov. Cuomo Amidst Devastating Conditions Along Lake Ontario Shoreline
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 3:33 PM

“There is no doubt that the water will continue to rise over the next several days and the devastation from flooding will be irreversible,” - Hawley

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Alabama man busted in Perry under Leadra’s Law
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 3:26 PM

Blaskovits was allegedly under the influence of cannabis and was driving with a 15 year old male.

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Barn fire reported in Batavia
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 3:25 PM

Report came in for a working barn fire at 7736 Oak Orchard Road in Batavia shortly after 2 p.m. this afternoon.

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Congressman Chris Collins Inspects Lake Ontario Property Damage & Holds Stakeholder Meeting on IJC’s Plan 2014
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 2:42 PM

“Plan 2014 has been an utter disaster for Lake Ontario taxpayers and communities since it was approved in the final minutes of the Obama Administration,” said Congressman Collins.

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Hawley: Gov. Vetoes Millions in Workforce, Public Safety Programs, Approves $4.6M to Fund Safe Act
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 1:36 PM

 “I am disheartened by Gov. Cuomo’s failure to cease funding for the SAFE Act,” said Hawley

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GCC Director of Student Activities Presented APCA Lifetime Achievement Award
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 1:12 PM

The Association for the Promotion of Campus Activities (APCA) recently recognized Scutella with a Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Convicted Child Molester pleads guilty to child porn charges
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 1:06 PM

He could be facing an additional 4 years behind bars when he is sentenced on August 7th.

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Genesee County Fire Departments boosting fire fighter recruitment efforts
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 1:00 PM

Click here for the full list of participating departments and events.

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Batavia Morning News: Apr 25, 2017
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 7:25 AM
  • Packed house for hearing into zoning change...
  • City man gets 2 to 4 years for Subway robbery...
  • Albion fireman accused of acting like a cop
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Albion Volunteer Firefighter arrested for alleged unlawful traffic stops
Monday, April 24, 2017 3:49 PM

According to State Troopers, Batt has emergency lights on his vehicle as he is a Volunteer Fireman with the Albion Fire Department.

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Batavia Subway Robber receives prison sentence
Monday, April 24, 2017 3:37 PM

Miller was arrested in January of this year after robbing the Subway on East Main Street in Batavia and was initially charged with Robbery, Petit Larceny and Possession of a Hypodermic Instrument.

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Three arrested for Meth selling operation in Livingston County
Monday, April 24, 2017 1:57 PM

All three are accused of possessing and selling meth and were taken to the Livingston County Jail for pre-arraignment detention.

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Jackson Street Woman held in lock up for bringing drugs into jail
Monday, April 24, 2017 1:29 PM

Officers allegedly discovered a hypodermic needle with Suboxone in it while searching her property.

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Attica man faces felony for tampering with a truck
Monday, April 24, 2017 1:20 PM

According to investigators Burry had a longstanding dispute with the truck driver and allegedly cut several airlines, brake lines, the wiring harness and an air bag.

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Man busted for drug impairment, found asleep at the wheel in Attica
Monday, April 24, 2017 1:19 PM

Eck was arrested and charged with two counts of Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs.

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City Republicans hosting Chicken BBQ May 21st
Monday, April 24, 2017 1:15 PM

Chiavetta’s Chicken BBQ, May 21st from 11 - 1:30 p.m. at the Batavia Fire Hall, 8382 Lewiston Rd.  Tickets are $10 each and can be purchased from any committee member or at the event.

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GCC softball wins one of two against No. 2 Herkimer
Monday, April 24, 2017 1:11 PM

The GCC softball team took one of two games in Saturday's doubleheader against No. 2 nationally ranked Herkimer College, topping the Generals 2-1 in game one and falling 5-1 in game two.

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Genesee softball rolls to doubleheader sweep Cayuga
Monday, April 24, 2017 1:10 PM

Genesee improves to 12-10 overall and 10-4 in Region III play. The Cougars will travel to Corning CC on Tuesday for a doubleheader beginning at 3 p.m.

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Wyoming County Chamber & Tourism Announces Annual Award Winners
Monday, April 24, 2017 1:07 PM

The Chamber’s Annual Award reception is being held on Wednesday, May 17th at Hidden Valley Animal Adventure in Varysburg.

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William Kent, Inc. to conduct online auction of items from vacant structures on the STAMP site
Monday, April 24, 2017 1:03 PM

Auction to be conducted from April 27th through May 2nd.

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Batavia Morning News: Apr 24, 2017
Monday, April 24, 2017 7:10 AM
  • Experienced skydiver dies in Orleans County...
  • NYS Attorney General cites auto dealers for non-disclosure of recalls...
  • State legislators consider raising minimum age for marriage
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WBTA Sunday News: Apr 23, 2017
Sunday, April 23, 2017 9:27 AM
  • Sky Diving accident claims a life
  • Niagara County declares a State of Emergency
  • Two Auto Dealership in Genesee County to pay fine
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WBTA Saturday News: Apr 22, 2017
Saturday, April 22, 2017 7:46 AM
  • 12 WNY auto dealers reach settlement with NYS Attorney General...
  • Alexander firemen rescue man from car that ran into creek...
  • "Women of Distinction" announced by YWCA
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