Hakes landfill proposing major expansion in Steuben County

Hakes landfill proposing major expansion in Steuben County

Seven months after a Steuben County judge dismissed civil allegations that it contained high levels of radioactivity, the Hakes C&D Disposal Inc. landfill is proposing to expand by more than 50 percent. Map shows Hakes C&D Landfills proposed expansion. The dump in ... MORE
Felony charges for Painted Post sex offender, FBI and NYSP assisted with investigation

Sheriff: Sex offender facing felony charges after Steuben County investigation

Sheriff Jim Allard says investigators took a 27-year-old Painted Post resident into custody following a sex offender investigation. Jordan Sowersby, 27, of Painted Post was arrested after a search warrant was executed in the town of Erwin at his residence. Sheriff Allard ... MORE
Steuben County woman charged with manslaughter after running over boyfriend

Steuben County woman charged with manslaughter after running over boyfriend

A 29-year-old was arraigned on manslaughter charges, as well as a slew of others after running over her boyfriend with a car. The Addison-area resident, identified as Brittany Carlson, was second-degree manslaughter and second-degree vehicular manslaughter. She was also charged with reckless ... MORE
Campbell-Savona names new superintendent from Cooperstown school district

Campbell-Savona names new superintendent from Cooperstown school district

The Campbell-Savona Central School District has named a new superintendent. Ann Meccariello served as a principal in the Cooperstown School District until being named superintendent in Campbell-Savona. There will be a transition period between April 1 and May 1. That’s when Meccariello ... MORE
Sheriff: One charged with sex abuse after Steuben investigation

Sheriff: One charged with sex abuse after Steuben investigation

Sheriff Jim Allard reports the arrest of a 27-year-old in Steuben County following an investigation into alleged sexual abuse. Jesse Gilmer, 27, of Canaseraga is accused of forcibly touching the intimate parts of a person under 18 years old. He’s also accused ... MORE
Painted Post man arrested on child porn charges

Painted Post man arrested on child porn charges

U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy, Jr. announced this week that Jordan Sowersby, 25, of Painted Post was arrested and charged by criminal complaint with receipt and possession of child pornography. The charges carry a minimum penalty of five years in prison, a ... MORE
Amazon facility could be coming to Bath soon

Amazon facility could be coming to Bath soon

Bath could have an Amazon distribution center. The Corning Leader reports that the company is considering a lease of 77,000 square feet from Mercury Aircraft to create such a facility. It would be located on Industrial Park Rd. The Bath Town Planning ... MORE
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Officer to be recognized after initiating traffic stop where large quantity of meth recovered

Police in the village of Bath say they arrested two people after an overnight traffic stop on February 18th. It happened on W Washington St. around 1:20 a.m. Police say Stacy Dawes, 46, of Waterville and Diane Clark, 37, of Durhamvillage were both ... MORE
Bath police chief abruptly announces resignation, replacement not found

Bath police chief abruptly announces resignation, replacement not found

The chief of police in Bath is resigning. Bath Police Chief Chad Mullen told MyTwinTiers.com on Tuesday that he would be resigning from his position at the end of the month. He wouldn’t elaborate on the reason for the unexpected exit, but ... MORE
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Campbell man charged with strangulation, unlawful imprisonment after domestic incident

Campbell man charged with strangulation, unlawful imprisonment after domestic incident

The Steuben County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Campbell resident following a domestic incident. Matthew Machuga, 22, choked and threatened a member of his family during a dispute on County Route 1 in Bath. He was charged with unlawful imprisonment, ... MORE
Bath resident charged with rape after attack at local home

Bath resident charged with rape after attack at local home

Police in the village of Bath say a 33-year-old was charged on Wednesday after an attack at a local home. Mackenzie Ellis, 33, of Bath was charged with first-degree rape, which is a felony count. “Without getting into a lot of details, ... MORE
Cuba Cheese could be leaving town of Cuba in Southern Tier

Cuba Cheese could be leaving town of Cuba in Southern Tier

Cuba Cheese could be leaving Cuba. The Wellsville Daily Reporter reports that Great Lakes Cheese, the Cuba Cheese parent company, is eyeing a major expansion of its footprint in Allegany County. The move would mean exiting the town of Cuba. The new ... MORE

Two massive fires leave Canisteo home leveled, investigation into cause remains active

Investigators say a fire over the weekend in the village of Canisteo resulted in an Eighth St. being destroyed. Two fires broke out in consecutive days, and despite there being no injuries reported in either – the home itself was not salvageable ... MORE
Corning teen charged with rape in Canandaigua

Corning teen charged with rape in Canandaigua

Sheriff Kevin Henderson reports the arrest of a 19-year-old Corning resident following an investigation into an alleged rape. Dylan Pratt, 19, was charged with second-degree rape after an investigation into sexual contact he had with a person under 15. The alleged incident ... MORE
Sheriff: Pennsylvania woman stole car, shotgun, and jewelry from Steuben County home

Sheriff: Pennsylvania woman stole car, shotgun, and jewelry from Steuben County home

Sheriff Jim Allard reports the arrest of a Tioga woman following an investigation into a stolen vehicle, as well as a number of other stolen items. Elizabeth Colegrove, 27, of Tioga was arrested after an investigation into a stolen vehicle, jewelry, a ... MORE