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Batavia Morning News: Sep 26, 2016
Monday, September 26, 2016 7:17 AM
  • Three people die in Erie Co mid air plane crash...
  • Schumer: improvements needed in emergency alert system...
  • New York highways ranked among worst in nation
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WBTA Sunday News for Seprember 25th 2016
Sunday, September 25, 2016 9:22 AM
  • State seek witness to accident
  • DWI put man in jail
  • Car designer's kin in Batavia
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WBTA News for Saturday September 24 2016
Saturday, September 24, 2016 7:40 AM
  • Women die in crash
  • Car designer's children visit Batavia
  • Man charged in rollover
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OIS: Veteran organization that’s aiming to serve its own
Friday, September 23, 2016 5:38 PM

For more information on Operation Injured Soldier you can visit www.injuredsoldiers.org or message Edward Spence on Facebook.

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Livonia man arrested on Felony DWI following a one vehicle roll over
Friday, September 23, 2016 4:53 PM

Bell sustained non-life threatening injuries and was taken to Strong Hospital where he was treated and released.

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Report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle in Livonia
Friday, September 23, 2016 4:42 PM

Investigation into the incident is ongoing and currently no charges have been filed.

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City receives GFOA's Budget Presentation Award
Friday, September 23, 2016 4:34 PM

The award represents a significant achievement by the entity.  It reflects the commitment of the governing body and staff to meeting the highest principles of government budgeting

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Woodcarving, Waterfowl, and 100 Years of Wild Bird Conservation At Genesee County Park & Forest
Friday, September 23, 2016 4:23 PM

Take in a FREE program and celebrate 100 years of wild bird conservation and the Federal Duck Stamp with Woodcarving and Waterfowl this Saturday.

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Almond man busted on drug charge after a citizen's report of erratic driving
Friday, September 23, 2016 4:16 PM

Dobson was charged with Operating a Motor Vehicle While Ability Impaired by Drugs and also issued a traffic ticket. 

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Several concert goers rounded up at the Jason Aldean concert at Darien Lake
Friday, September 23, 2016 1:01 PM

All three were given appearance tickets for October 111th.  A Canadian man arrested for DWI after the concert was given an appearance ticket for Oct. 18th.

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Woman succumbs to her injuries following a motorcycle crash in Batavia
Friday, September 23, 2016 12:56 PM

Police are waiting to notify family members before they release the woman's identity.

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Batavia Morning News: Sep 23, 2016
Friday, September 23, 2016 7:38 AM
  • Bombshell corruption case hits close to home for Cuomo...
  • Batavia Downs hopes to open new hotel by Oct 15th...
  • Mt Morris police chief reportedly intervenes in DWI case
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The Mental Health Association of Genesee and Orleans Counties is seeking a new executive director
Thursday, September 22, 2016 4:27 PM

The search for a new director has begun while Michele Sformo the assistant executive director serves as interim executive director.

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As voter registration deadline looms closer, election officials prepare for big local turnout in Genesee
Thursday, September 22, 2016 4:24 PM

Siebert encourages those wishing to vote to ensure they register by the deadline October 14th.

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Local dog slated for execution receives chance to be redeemed
Thursday, September 22, 2016 2:52 PM

She must be evaluated by a dog behavioral specialist to determine that she can indeed be redeemed.
 

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Four busted for drugs by Operation Safe Interstate
Thursday, September 22, 2016 1:09 PM

All four occupants of the vehicle were charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance.

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Hamlin man turns himself in after hit and run seriously injuries young girl
Thursday, September 22, 2016 1:01 PM

Her family members later reported that she suffered a broken femur, shattered pelvis, a lacerated spleen and would not walk for around three months.

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Dansville man arrested after argument over parking spot turns criminal
Thursday, September 22, 2016 12:59 PM

Carnes is accused of intentionally scratching a vehicle after a dispute over a parking spot.

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NYS Police seeking public assistance with top ten most wanted
Thursday, September 22, 2016 12:58 PM

Matthews is wanted by State Police and Batavia Court after failure to appear in court in August of 2014 on a charge of petit larceny. 

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Batavia Morning News: Sep 22, 2016
Thursday, September 22, 2016 7:23 AM
  • Mt. Morris police chief suspended without pay...
  • Driver seriously injured in Bergen crash...
  • First retail store opens inside Batavia Downs
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Ribbon cutting the Made in America Store at Batavia Downs
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 5:48 PM

Founder of the Made in America Store, Mark Andol said that the idea began to develop quickly after the key players converged in July of this year.

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Several reports of out-of-towners being arrested in Batavia
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 3:45 PM

After pulling Rodriguez over further investigation revealed he was allegedly impaired by drugs and officers reported he was in possession of Cocaine, Heroin, Suboxone and Alprazolam.

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FBI Special Agent to Address Issues of Cybersecurity at GCC
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 3:22 PM

The event is being held at the Conable Technology Building / Room T102 at GCC on Thursday, October 6, 2016 from 12:30 – 2 p.m. it is open to the public.

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Ribbon cutting for new owners of Meisner's Deli & Pizzeria in Attica
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 1:56 PM

Wyoming County Chamber & Tourism Celebrates with the new owners outside the storefront in Attica.

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Bad check lands Bloomfield man behind bars
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 1:50 PM

According to authorities Lewis purchased over $9,000 worth of items at an auction in Groveland, then wrote a check for the amount on an account that had already been closed.

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Dansville man arrested for Welfare Fraud
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 12:59 PM

Ward was accused of collecting $2,505 in SNAP benefits which he was not entitled to after failing to report his actual household income.

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Teenage driver racks up charges following joyride in Batavia
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 12:57 PM

Green allegedly took a vehicle without permission while he was intoxicated then while making an unsafe u turn he struck a motor coach bus that was stopped in traffic.

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Batavia man jailed without bail for assault in the city
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 12:56 PM

The suspect allegedly struck a female in the face with a fan.
 

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Batavia man fights with officers and trashes hospital ER
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 12:52 PM

Byer was transported to UMMC where he then began punching, kicking and slamming furniture causing damage to a wall of the emergency room.

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Two vehicle accident with serious injuries reported in Bergen
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 12:50 PM

The truck driver was airlifted via Mercy flight to Strong Memorial for serious injuries and both the driver and passenger of the van were taken via ambulance to Strong for minor injuries.

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Ranzenhofer Announces $60,000 Funding For Genesee County Libraries
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 12:48 PM

The total funding will be equally distributed among Genesee County’s six public libraries.

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Batavia Morning News: Sep 21, 2016
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 7:18 AM
  • Former BMS teacher pleads to lessor charge in sexting case...
  • Genesee County has one of the lowest jobless rates in NYS...
  • Batavia's K-mart to remain open
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ARC Friends and Family 5K Results
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 2:23 PM
  • Eric Boyce returns after 10 years and wins again
  • 160 runners participate
  • Money raised funds scholarships
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Surgeons at Strong Memorial set a milestone in life saving procedures
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 12:56 PM

It took 15 years to reach the 200 transplant milestone with the team’s first successful surgery performed in February of 2001.

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Police respond to reported tussle on Highland Park in Batavia
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 12:54 PM

Report came in shortly after 11 a.m. this morning for 8 or 9 people involved in a fight on Highland Park.
 

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New radio tower planned to go up in LeRoy
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 12:52 PM

The tower would increase emergency transmission coverage in the area.

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Medina man arrested for selling crack cocaine
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 12:49 PM

45 year old Christopher Haitz of Elmwood Ave in Medina is charged with two Class B Felonies.

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K Mart still open in Batavia
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 12:47 PM

There are two locations in the region that did make the list of closures, one in Cheektowaga and another in Binghamton.
 

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Batavia Fire Department to host National Safety Check Saturday
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 10:08 AM

Nationally Certified Technicians will be able to ensure your child passengers seat is installed correctly and answer any questions caregivers may have regarding installation, selection and the use of car seats.

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NY Farm Bureau offers Scholarships to Students planning future in agriculture
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 9:30 AM

The application submission deadline is November 16, 2016.  To request an application, call 1-800-342-4143 or visit www.nyfb.org.

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