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An Inmate of the Attica Correctional Facility has been charged in a 16 year old murder case
Thursday, June 30, 2016 12:57 PM

Allegedly Callahan used a tractor trailer to run over his wife in the parking lot of a Mini Mart in Sayre Pennsylvania.

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Avon man arrested on warrant and drug charges following traffic stop in Lima
Thursday, June 30, 2016 12:53 PM

Germano was ultimately charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance and consuming an alcoholic beverage in a motor vehicle. 

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Genesee Law Enforcement Participating in Weekend STOP-DWI Crackdown
Thursday, June 30, 2016 12:51 PM

Beginning Tomorrow July 1st and running until Tuesday July 5th.

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City of Batavia: Deer Management Committee Volunteers Needed!
Thursday, June 30, 2016 12:27 PM

All interested individuals should submit their application, which can be obtained from the City Clerk’s office or online at www.batavianewyork.com, by July 8th.

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Batavia Morning News: Jun 30, 2016
Thursday, June 30, 2016 7:15 AM
  • Parking lot drug deal busted in Batavia...
  • Melvin Miller convicted in Attica burglary and police chase...
  • WNY judge admits he took a bribe
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Several arrested for wielding uncommon weaponry in Batavia
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 1:32 PM

A Batavia woman using a shoe to strike an individual and a Rochester man caught with a billy club.

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Driver is arrested for Manslaughter in a Fatal Centerville Crash
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 1:30 PM

22 year old Thomas Marion of Caneadea was charged with Felony counts of first degree Manslaughter and Leandra’s Law.

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Registered Sex Offender arrested for making threats in Genesee Family Court
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 1:25 PM

Holmes was arrested following a disruption during a court proceeding in which he threatened physical harm to his ex-wife.
 

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Two vehicle crash in Batavia sends an elderly woman to the hospital
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 1:19 PM

Police are investigating the cause of the crash and charges are pending.

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Batavia Morning News: Jun 29, 2016
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 7:39 AM
  • Randolph Zickl pleads guilty to stealing client money...
  • A German firm to invest in 1366 Technologies...
  • National Fuel wants rate increase
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Local Restaurateur trades Steak for Seafood as Carter’s opens for business
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 3:51 PM

Owner Brenden Mullen says it was not a conscious effort to turn towards the sea, but more of a happy accident.

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Rep. Chris Collins Announces Nearly $180,000 in Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Funding
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 3:40 PM

The grant was awarded for a project to reduce phosphorus and sediment in the Cayuga Creek watershed.

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Update: Zickl Pleads Guilty to Theft
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 2:46 PM

He could be facing up to 15 years in prison under the harshest sentence for the class C felony.

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Operation Litterbug makes drug arrest off of zero tolerance policy
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 1:28 PM

Deputies found Buzzard the passenger of the vehicle was allegedly in possession of Crack Cocaine during a roadside investigation.

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LCSO: New Sheriff's K9 Vader
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 1:12 PM

The LCSO was able to purchase Vader, who was already fully trained, at a significantly discounted price. 

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Livingston County Deputies make felony drug arrest
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 1:06 PM

Deputies allegedly uncovered a felony amount of Cocaine, a quantity of heroin, several suboxone strips and hypodermic instruments.

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Java man resists arrest for robbery
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 1:03 PM

He was ultimately charged with third degree Robbery, Grand Larceny, Resisting Arrest and Criminal Possession of a Weapon.

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Local Lawyer Charged with Embezzling Client
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 9:47 AM

Randolph Zickl accused of stealing $75,000 from a client

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Batavia Morning News: Jun 28, 2016
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 7:19 AM
  • Byron man turns himself in on drug charges...
  • Runaway pick-up slams house on Main St. Rd....
  • City and BID reconcile
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Truck runs into Main Street Road home in Batavia
Monday, June 27, 2016 4:31 PM

The elderly driver told law enforcement his accelerator became stuck and he lost control of the vehicle.

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Senator Ortt: Unveils Agenda to Make College More Affordable and Attainable
Monday, June 27, 2016 4:28 PM

Bills Aimed at Reducing College Student Loan Debt; Help Students Achieve Dream of Attending College.

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Elmira man takes on brother’s identity as he is busted for drugs and other charges
Monday, June 27, 2016 1:36 PM

Deldrick’s driving privilege had been suspended 29 times and he was wanted out of the Town of Gates for related charges.
 

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Sheriffs release names involved in Fatal two car crash in Perry
Monday, June 27, 2016 1:30 PM

73 year old Veena Jethva also of New Jersey was killed and 42 year old Purvi Jethva is still being treated for a possible broken back.

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Deputies in Livingston County catch a fugitive from Indiana
Monday, June 27, 2016 1:26 PM

Strite was ultimately charged with Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle, Failure to Use a Signal and Unlawful Possession of Marijuana.

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Batavia Morning News: Jun 27, 2016
Monday, June 27, 2016 7:38 AM
  • Teenager credited with saving boy from drowning...
  • Fatal crash in Livingston County...
  • City Council to hold hearings on BID and Cable TV
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WBTA Sunday News: Jun 26, 2016
Sunday, June 26, 2016 8:39 AM
  • A near drowning at Frost Ridge Camp Grounds.
  • 9 persons arrested for trespassing.
  • One persons believed to be from New Jersey killed in crash at Perry Center.
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WBTA Saturday News: Jun 25, 2016
Saturday, June 25, 2016 8:37 AM
  • Fatal crash in Perry
  • Batavia women arrested by Drug Task Force
  • Medina School in mourning
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Fatal two car crash in Perry
Friday, June 24, 2016 4:39 PM

Several sources say the pickup truck failed to stop at the intersection and broadsided the van causing it to flip onto its side.

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Former Pavilion PTO Treasurer admits to stealing funds
Friday, June 24, 2016 4:33 PM

48 year old Cynthia Eggleston admitted to stealing over $40,000 from the Parent Teacher Organization.

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Guilty plea from a Warsaw man accused of rape
Friday, June 24, 2016 4:31 PM

Busse admitted to having sex with a 14 year old.

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Students and staff mourn the sudden passing of the Medina School Superintendent
Friday, June 24, 2016 1:37 PM

Evoy was popular and well liked among both staff and students and was a visible presence across the school system.

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Batavia Downs “Taste at the Track” Event Takes Place this Sunday
Friday, June 24, 2016 1:33 PM

The event is being held Sunday, June 26th from 11am to 5pm on the inner track at Batavia Downs Gaming and Racetrack.

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110K Jackpot winner at Batavia Downs Gaming
Friday, June 24, 2016 1:28 PM

A player from Rochester is $ 110.387.32 richer after hitting the top jackpot on the Multi-Track Blazing 7’s Hot Shot progressive machine.

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Batavia's Bureau of Maintenance Rivision to Roadwork Plans
Friday, June 24, 2016 1:22 PM

Roadwork involving the paving of the roadway will begin on the west end and progress east to Dewey Avenue.

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Batavia Morning News: Jun 24, 2016
Friday, June 24, 2016 7:23 AM
  • Charlene Mess gets max for killing husband...
  • City and BID at odds over budget compliance...
  • City Wide Yard Sale this weekend
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