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WBTA Sunday News: Jan 22, 2017
Sunday, January 22, 2017 8:07 AM
  • Batavia pilot will need 10 weeks to recovery from crash landing,
  • Pete Zeliff back home following crash near Detroit...
  • NYS steps in to help fill gaps by loss of Obamacare
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Muckdogs 2017 Field Staff Announced
Saturday, January 21, 2017 8:08 AM

This year’s squad will be led by manager Mike Jacobs, pitching coach Jason Erickson, hitting coach Rigoberto Silverio, coach TJ Gamba, and athletic trainer Eric Reigelsberger. 

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Saturday Morning News: Jan 21, 2017
Saturday, January 21, 2017 7:12 AM
  • Former Holley Teacher pleads guilty to possessing child porn.
  • LeRoy man arrested for possessing multiple drugs.
  • Perry Police round up six people accused of harboring missing juvenile.
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Logo Competition for Genesee County’s New Ellicott Trail still seeking submissions
Friday, January 20, 2017 11:56 AM

Opportunity for Community Residents, Students & Graphic Artists, Offers $200 in Prize Winnings.
 

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Hawley announces expansion of law to protect volunteer firefighters and first responders
Friday, January 20, 2017 11:47 AM

“Any time we can provide a safer environment for our selfless and dedicated first responders to do their job it is a good thing,” Hawley said.

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NYS Law Enforcement Agencies letter to Cuomo about commuting Clark's sentence
Friday, January 20, 2017 9:46 AM

Clark was convicted of Murder in the Second Degree and Robbery in the First Degree. This case was not simply a murder/robbery case, it was a triple execution.

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GCEDC: Approves contracts for infrastructure work at STAMP
Friday, January 20, 2017 9:32 AM

Over a half-million dollars in contracts approved for water and road work.

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Batavia Morning News: Jan 20, 2017
Friday, January 20, 2017 7:08 AM
  • Today it will be officially President Trump.
  • The Genesee Chamber of Commerce celebrating its new headquarters.
  • Law Enforcement Associations send letters hoping to keep Judith Clark behind bars.
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Alliance for Quality Education: Facts about repealing Foundation Aid Commitment
Thursday, January 19, 2017 3:57 PM

The Facts about the Cuomo Proposal to Repeal the State’s Foundation Aid Commitment.

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Perry man jailed on rape charge
Thursday, January 19, 2017 3:50 PM

Ribbeck is accused of having a sexual relationship with a 16 year old girl sometime after the new-year.

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WNYACOP: Letter to NYS Parole Board over Clark commutation
Thursday, January 19, 2017 3:37 PM

The Western New York Association of Chiefs of Police strongly opposes the release of inmate Judith Clark.

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Muckdogs 2017 Hot Stove Dinner Set
Thursday, January 19, 2017 3:31 PM

The annual Muckdogs Hot Stove Dinner and Auction is on Saturday, February 25th from 4:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m. at the Sacred Heart Church Hall at 17 Sumner Street in Batavia.

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The new Sheriff in Town warning residents of a recent phone scam
Thursday, January 19, 2017 12:21 PM

"There's been recent ones of 2,3,4,5 - thousand dollars that has been shipped to individuals claiming to be either a granddaughter or a grandson.”  - Sheriff William Sharon.

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Byron-Bergen alumni share the view from the other side of graduation with Class of 2017
Thursday, January 19, 2017 12:11 PM

Seven recent graduates returned to the Byron-Bergen Jr./Sr. High School in January to give current seniors at a glimpse of life beyond graduation.

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Uber: 50,000 New Yorkers sign up to become Uber driver-partners when ridesharing is allowed in NYS
Thursday, January 19, 2017 12:07 PM

Demand for Earning Opportunities and Better Transportation Options Continue To Grow In Upstate Communities

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Byron-Bergen Bees go global with National Geographic Bee Competitions
Thursday, January 19, 2017 12:04 PM

Andrew Parnapy was declared the 2017 National Geographic Bee champion.

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Batavia Morning News: Jan 19, 2017
Thursday, January 19, 2017 7:19 AM
  • Chris Collins called out on stock deal...
  • Suspect arrested in Rancho Viejo burglary...
  • Drivers sign up for Uber
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Hawley: Gov. Ignores Legislature, holds series of secret meetings to unveil Executive Budget
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 4:25 PM

"In an apparent attempt to shield himself from criticism, the Governor locked himself in his mansion last night and toyed with legislators and the media before finally releasing his budget documents mere hours before the deadline." Hawley

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"Batavia BP2" Showcased at NYS Economic Development Council Conference
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 4:13 PM

City of Batavia and GCEDC officials present to statewide economic development officials.

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GCC Solicits Nominations for Fourth Annual Orleans County Heritage Heroes Award
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 4:09 PM

Nominations may also be emailed to Jim Simon at jsimon@genesee.edu. Please write Heritage Heroes Nomination in the subject line.

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Spring Line-up in Place for GCC's Historical Horizons Lecture Series
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 4:07 PM

All lectures are free and open to the public, and take place in room T102 of the Conable Technology Building at 7 p.m.

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Former Albion man sentenced for sex crimes
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 4:05 PM

28 year old Charles Ledger was sentenced to three years in prison with 10 years of post-release supervision and will have to register as a Sex Offender.

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Man convicted of gang assault sentenced to prison for robbery
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 2:44 PM

He was sentenced to two years in state prison to be followed by three years post release supervision and was issued orders of protection for two individuals.

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Several Batavia residents arrested for harassment
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 1:13 PM

44 year old Shane Borton and 27 year old Timothy Wood Sr. of Batavia were both arrested and charged with harassment.

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Batavia man confronts officers during city traffic stop
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 1:11 PM

Ricks was stopped for a suspended registration and apparently became confrontational with Police refusing their commands.

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HLOM announces new director
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 1:08 PM

The Holland Purchase Historical Society & Holland Land Office Museum are proud to announce the hiring of the new full time Executive Director, Ryan Duffy, formerly of Eden, New York.

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Medical Examiner determines dead body found in Dewitt Park was from suicide
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 1:05 PM

Batavia Police have said that based on the ruling they will not make any further comments on the case.

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Local pilot remains hospitalized with broken back following plane crash.
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 1:04 PM

He was admitted for fracturing his back and was still hospitalized as of yesterday morning.

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Police catch Rancho Viejo burglary suspect
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 1:01 PM

According to Detective Sergeant Toad Crossett, Kosiorek was identified with the assistance of community members. 

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Batavia Morning News: Jan 18, 2017
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 7:11 AM
  • Cuomo reveals budget proposal, it includes free tuition plan...
  • Slaughter will not attend inauguration, but will have lunch with Trump...
  • Genesee County Chamber opens new office and Visitor center
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Batavia Morning News: Jan 17, 2017
Tuesday, January 17, 2017 7:10 AM
  • Jet piloted by Batavia businessman crash lands near Detroit,
  • Pete Zeliff walks away from crash with only minor injuries,
  • Icy conditions on runway possible cause
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Jet Piloted by Batavia Businessman Crashes near Detroit
Monday, January 16, 2017 8:22 PM
  • Pete Zeliff suffers only minor injuries...
  • No one else was on board...
  • Citation jet crashes through barrier, flips over
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Drug charges facing driver in Java traffic stop
Monday, January 16, 2017 3:05 PM

It was determined he was impaired by cannabis and was charged with Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs.

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Castile man jailed following domestic dispute
Monday, January 16, 2017 3:02 PM

Lane allegedly used a baseball bat to threaten the individual.

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Genesee Chamber of Commerce announced Honorees for 2016
Monday, January 16, 2017 3:01 PM

The Chambers Award Ceremony is being held Saturday March 4th at the Quality Inn and Suites in Batavia.

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Batavia Morning News: Jan 16, 2017
Monday, January 16, 2017 7:09 AM
  • Robbery suspect tracked by Destro...
  • Freezing Rain Advisory posted for tonight...
  • MLK Jr. Day, schools, banks closed
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Batavia Police Arrest Subway Robbery Suspect
Sunday, January 15, 2017 2:01 PM

Sheriff's K-9 assisted in tracking suspect

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