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Genesee Co to Participate in STOP-DWI Holiday Crackdown
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 3:16 PM

Impaired Driving Crackdown runs December 15th, 2017 – January 1st, 2018

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Hawley to host Free 'Yellow Dot' Programs in Corfu and Albion
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 10:42 AM

“Yellow Dot is truly a life-saving program,” Hawley said.

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Two people injured in Alabama house fire
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 10:23 AM

The house fire was reported at 2210 Judge Road in Alabama at around quarter to nine this morning.

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Rusty Freeman to receive Innovator’s Award at Batavia Downs
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 9:10 AM

The USHWA will present Freeman with the Innovator’s Award for contributions to the sport of harness racing in the winner’s circle at Batavia Downs on Saturday (Dec. 16) during the 10th annual “Night of Distinction” awards ceremony.

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WBTA Morning News: Dec 12, 2017
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 6:49 AM
  • Winter Weather persists in the region.
  • City Council updated on Zombie homes initiative.
  • Wyoming County crash claims the life of an Attica Grad.
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Orleans County Drug Task Force arrest Albion Parolee for alleged drug dealing
Monday, December 11, 2017 4:11 PM

Task Force members reportedly seized a quantity of crack cocaine packaged for sale inside his apartment on North Main.

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DiPietro: Pistol Recertification Deadline Fast Approaching
Monday, December 11, 2017 3:09 PM

If you are a New York state pistol permit holder and need to recertify your license or would like more information, please visit the New York State Trooper Website here.

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Charles Dickens Comes to GCC
Monday, December 11, 2017 1:48 PM

Monday, December 18, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
 

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Winter Weather Advisory going into effect tonight
Monday, December 11, 2017 1:45 PM

Plan on difficult travel conditions at times. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 8 inches are expected.

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Crash in Wyoming County claims the life of a Java resident
Monday, December 11, 2017 11:57 AM

One of the drivers, 20 year old Alex Dedoszak of Java was pronounced dead at the scene after life saving measures were administered.

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Oak Street teen jailed without bail for Robbery
Monday, December 11, 2017 11:56 AM

Spivey is accused of forcibly taking property from another person.

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Evans Street man arrested at County Court building for stolen property
Monday, December 11, 2017 11:55 AM

43 year old William Schultz of Batavia was arrested for Criminal Possession of Stolen Property while at the court facility in Batavia on an unrelated matter.

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Holly resident accused of driving drunk following crash in Byron
Monday, December 11, 2017 11:54 AM

According to the Genesee County Sheriff’s Office additional charges are pending at this time.

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GCC Athletics Update
Monday, December 11, 2017 11:22 AM

Lady Cougars Emerge From Basketball Cougar Holiday Classic as Only Undefeated Team / Men’s Basketball Team Improves Win Streak to Three / Cougar Swimmers Split with Redhawks

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Jim Compton to receive Lifetime Achievement Award at Batavia Downs
Monday, December 11, 2017 11:19 AM

Jim Compton has been a respected western New York horseman for over 35 years. He trained, drove and bred many horses that are still remembered at his home tracks for their competitive nature and success.

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Batavia Morning News
Monday, December 11, 2017 7:11 AM
  • Bills win in a blinding snowfall...
  • Two die in Elba crash...
  • Hunter lost in Tonawanda Wildlife area is OK
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WBTA Sunday News
Sunday, December 10, 2017 8:04 AM
  • Two die in Elba crash..
  • Man indicted for alleged terrorists threats...
  • 50 local children "Shop with a Cop"
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BHS Z-Club hosting Toy Drive for YWCA
Saturday, December 09, 2017 9:00 AM

This is the 4th year the Batavia High School Z-Club will be doing a Toy Drive for the YWCA.

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Fox Valley Veto strikes again in Batavia feature
Saturday, December 09, 2017 8:36 AM

Racing resumes at Batavia Downs on Saturday (Dec. 9) at 6 p.m.

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Last Night Perry 2017
Saturday, December 09, 2017 8:25 AM

For more information on Last Night Perry 2017, call 585-237-5375 or consult www.lastnightperry.com

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WBTA Saturday News: Dec 9, 2017
Saturday, December 09, 2017 6:05 AM
  • Man indicted for terrorist threat following a tense scene at the Rez.
  • Governor Cuomo's administration is under FBI investigation.
  • A promotion in the Genesee county Sheriff’s Office.
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GCC Medina/Albion Recognizes Students and Staff for Fall Semester
Friday, December 08, 2017 11:56 AM

Instructor and Student of the Fall Semester Recognized at GCC's Albion and Medina Campus Centers

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LCSO jail a Dansville woman for welfare fraud
Friday, December 08, 2017 10:37 AM

According to authorities Garrison received $1,235 in benefits after claiming she had her children living with her, which was untrue.

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Final week draw schedule at Batavia Downs
Friday, December 08, 2017 8:51 AM

For more information please visit the horsemen's link at www.bataviadownsgaming.com.

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Investigator Joseph M. Graff Promoted to Chief Deputy - Road Patrol
Friday, December 08, 2017 7:04 AM

Graff will be replacing Chief Deputy Gordon L. Dibble who is retiring on December 30, 2017. 

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Hawley Implores Gov. to Sign Charitable Gaming Act
Friday, December 08, 2017 6:58 AM

Assemblyman Steve Hawley announced today that the 2017 Charitable Gaming Act has been delivered to Gov. Cuomo for his approval or veto.

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WBTA Morning News: Dec 8, 2017
Friday, December 08, 2017 6:43 AM
  • Snow fall could make for a rougher ride this morning.
  • Churchville couple is facing charges for the overdose death of a ten year old child.
  • Investigator promoted as Chief Deputy Dibble heads for retirement.
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Public Input Welcome at Downtown Initiative Meeting
Thursday, December 07, 2017 3:06 PM

Meeting set for December 14 into Batavia's $10-million downtown development award

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GCC Athletics: Men's/Women's Basketball
Thursday, December 07, 2017 7:51 AM

Cougars Quick Start Leads to Victory Over JCC /  Cougars Put Impressive Fourth Quarter Together at Jamestown

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GCC Athletics Update
Thursday, December 07, 2017 7:46 AM

Four Cougars Named NJCAA Soccer All-Americans / United Soccer Coaches Tab Men’s Soccer Team as No. 1 / Cougar Athletes of the Week Announced

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Mydelight Bluechip plows to victory at Batavia Downs
Thursday, December 07, 2017 7:24 AM

Racing resumes at Batavia Downs on Friday night (Dec. 8) with post time set at 6 p.m.

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WBTA Morning News: Dec 7, 2017
Thursday, December 07, 2017 6:55 AM
  • Driver hospitalized following single car crash in Batavia.
  • Lackawanna man arrested for a pair of Pavilion burglaries.
  • Bank Street woman busted for Identity Theft.
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Winter Storm Watch Posted
Monday, December 04, 2017 5:15 PM
  • In effect from late Tuesday night through late Thursday night...
  • Total snow accumulations of 12 to 24 inches are  possible in the most persistent lake snows.
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