Category: Bath

Steuben County records first fatality as COVID-19 pandemic spreads

Steuben County records first fatality as COVID-19 pandemic spreads

Officials in Steuben County say one person has died from COVID-19. The individual was an 89-year-old female from the Village of Bath who died while hospitalized. Public Health Director Darlene Smith echoed the importance of social distancing and other measures being enforced ... MORE
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Home heavily damaged after fire, occupant suffers minor injuries trying to save pets

First responders from around Bath were called to a house fire on Halsey Street around 11 a.m. The cause of the fire remains under investigation at this time. However, all occupants were able to escape. First responders were also able to contain ... MORE
Bath, Fire, News, Steuben County
Deputies: Bath man stole credit cards from shopping center

Deputies: Bath man stole credit cards from shopping center

Deputies say a Bath man was arrested on a grand larceny charge as an investigation into stolen credit cards continues. Joseph Smith, 43, of Bath is accused of stealing a purse, which contained a number of stolen credit cards. The purse was ... MORE
Deputies: Bath man charged with six counts of misuse of food stamps

Deputies: Bath man charged with six counts of misuse of food stamps

The Steuben County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 27-year-old Bath resident following an investigation into stolen public benefits. Derrick Ritchie, 27, is accused of using another person’s benefit card issued by Steuben County DSS in November 2018. Deputies say that ... MORE
Top seed Waterloo girls open postseason & Mynderse hosts Bath-Haverling

RADIO REPLAY: Top seed Waterloo girls open postseason & Mynderse hosts Bath-Haverling (FL1 Sports)

Two more live postseason games were on the slate Friday night on FL1 Sports as Quarterfinal Weekend in boys and girls high school basketball game Sectional play continues across Section V. First, starting at 6:00 pm the #1 seed Waterloo Indians hosted #8 ... MORE
SECTIONAL SATURDAY REPORT: FL East boys, Wayne County girls dominant Saturday

SECTIONAL SATURDAY REPORT: FL East boys, Wayne County girls dominant Saturday

There was a full slate of Section V boys and girls postseason high school basketball games on Saturday. Check out all of last night’s scores, updated brackets and the next slate of games below… BOYS SECTIONAL SCOREBOARD 2/29: 1 IRONDEQUOIT 64 8 ... MORE
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Man accused of abandoning three pups alongside road in Steuben County

A Steuben County man is facing multiple charges after deputies say he abandoned puppies when moving to a new home. Derek Clark, 33, is accused of abandoning the animals along the side of Bonny Hill Road. The dogs were pups, according to ... MORE
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Dogs proving to be a good addition at VA in Canandaigua

Canines are keeping employees and visitors to the Canandaigua VA Medical Center safe. They’re serving a bigger purpose, too. The facility is using a Labrador Retriever to detect drugs. The dog has successfully done so at least a dozen times. It’s a ... MORE
Superfund site given the all clear by DEC officials in Southern Tier

Superfund site given the all clear by DEC officials in Southern Tier

The Steuben-Allegany BOCES site in Bath, which was formally classified as a Superfund site, is no longer a threat to public health, as reported by Finger Lakes News Radio. The Department of Environmental Conservation made the announcement on the site earlier this ... MORE
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Steuben man charged with forcible touching

Deputies arrested a 24-year-old Bath resident following an investigation into an alleged sexual assault of a person under 17. Hunter Lee, 24, of Bath was charged with forcible touching. He’s accused of touching an intimate part of the victim. Lee was also ... MORE
One airlifted from fire on Liberty Street in Bath

One airlifted from fire on Liberty Street in Bath

On Sunday firefighters were called to 56 Liberty Street in Bath for the report of a structure fire. Chief Matt Glashauser says smoke was showing from the three story building, with apartments on the upper two floors, and businesses on the first ... MORE
Bath, Fire, News, Steuben County
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Deputies: Bath driver charged with DWI after one-vehicle crash

Deputies say they arrested a 36-year-old Bath resident following a one-vehicle crash on Spaulding Drive. Frank Gamet, 36, of Bath is said to have operated his vehicle while in an intoxicated condition, causing a crash. Deputies say he drove off the road, ... MORE
Deputies: Bath woman forged check, attempted to cash it

Deputies: Bath woman forged check, attempted to cash it

Steuben County Sheriff Jim Allard reports that on December 18th a Bath resident was arrested for attempting to cash a forged check. Valerie Rhodes, 48, of Bath is accused of taking a check belonging to another person, completing it, and signing it ... MORE
Bath mother sentenced to probation for burning son with cigarettes

Bath mother sentenced to probation for burning son with cigarettes

Amber Lapish-Rosado was sentenced to a year of interim probation after she was found guilty of burning her five-year-old son with cigarettes, according to the court clerk. Lapish-Rosado faced up to seven years in state prison for assault in the second degree and endangering ... MORE
Bath, Courts, News, Steuben County
Canisteo woman accused of arson, now faces new charges including making terroristic threat

Canisteo woman accused of arson, now faces new charges including making terroristic threat

A Canisteo resident has been arrested on new felony charges following an arson investigation, as it connected to an insurance scheme. Sheriff Jim Allard says that on November 22nd deputies arrested Rebecca Manry-Miller, 40, of Canisteo. She was taken into custody following ... MORE