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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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Wood street man accused of accessing child porn on public computer
Thursday, May 18, 2017 3:59 PM

Investigators alleged Richmond used a publicly accessible computer to view child pornography.

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Update missing person found: Albion woman reported missing
Thursday, May 18, 2017 2:07 PM

Update: SAMANTHA K. TILLMAN previously reported as missing has been located. She was found to be safe.

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Tuition-Free College program welcomed by GCC even as guidelines remain unclear
Thursday, May 18, 2017 2:03 PM

College President Jim Sunser says there are a few issues with program but thinks it will have a positive impact on enrollment.

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Three Batavian’s facing DWI’s after being busted for bad driving
Thursday, May 18, 2017 1:53 PM

All three were allegedly under the influence and charged with DWIs along with various other charges.

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Albion man makes brazen theft outside an auction in Batavia
Thursday, May 18, 2017 1:51 PM

Monacelli is accused of removing a tailgate from a pick-up truck, putting it in his vehicle and driving off with it.

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Medina man taken into custody after fleeing from police in Batavia
Thursday, May 18, 2017 1:48 PM

After stopping Turner fled from the vehicle and led officers on a foot pursuit into the woods.

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Oakfield man caught concealing jail contraband in walking cane
Thursday, May 18, 2017 1:46 PM

Roy Hooten entered the jail possessing a walking cane which contained 10 cigarettes.

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Castile fire still under investigation
Thursday, May 18, 2017 1:43 PM

There were no injuries reported and the home was apparently vacant undergoing renovations.

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Collins and Constituents Urge Cuomo to Request FEMA Assistance to Aid Lake Ontario Property Owners
Thursday, May 18, 2017 1:41 PM

Reps. Collins, Katko, Tenney, Stefanik Urge Governor Cuomo to Request FEMA Assistance to Aid Lake Ontario & St. Lawrence River Property Owners
 

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Muckdogs: Single Game Tickets for the 2017 Season on Sale May 22
Thursday, May 18, 2017 1:39 PM

Single-game tickets for all 2017 Muckdogs’ home games go on sale Monday, May 22nd beginning at 9 a.m. at the Dwyer Stadium Box Office, over the phone by calling (585) 343-5454 or online at muckdogs.com.

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Batavia Morning News: May 18, 2017
Thursday, May 18, 2017 7:20 AM
  • Two deputies accused of double-dipping face felony charges...
  • High Wind Advisory issued...
  • Two men get probation in deaths of children in Letchworth
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Hawley Welcomes Local Veterans to attend 10th Annual Patriot Trip
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 3:26 PM

Only veterans who have never been on the trip before may sign up now. After August 1, veterans who have been on the trip before and those living outside of the 139th Assembly District may apply.

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Two injured in car vs. motorcycle accident in Stafford
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 2:45 PM

The two occupants of the motorcycle suffered non-life-threatening injuries and the driver of the Kia Soul appeared to be uninjured.

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NYS Police Troop A Batavia: Two Orleans County Sheriff Deputies arrested
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 1:58 PM

Sergeant Dean Covis of Albion and Deputy Thomas Marano of Brockport were each charged with Grand Larceny in the 3rd degree and Falsifying Business Records in the 1st degree.

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In Recognition of National Police Week, Congressman Collins Will Vote in Favor of Six Bills to Support U.S. Law Enforcement
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 1:49 PM

Collins intends to vote in favor of six legislative items throughout the week in support of U.S. law enforcement while recognizing National Police Week.

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Help patients, honor loved ones by donating blood with the Red Cross
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 1:11 PM

Make an appointment to donate blood by downloading the free Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting redcrossblood.org or calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).

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Batavia man jailed after evading police in an early morning manhunt
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 1:04 PM

He is charged with Criminal Mischief and Criminal Obstruction of Breathing and was jailed in lieu of $500 bail.

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