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  1. Chemung Sheriff: Meth-making materials found off Elmira road Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Steuben Courier

    Chemung Sheriff's deputies responding to an illegal dumping complaint Monday discovered a garbage bag of meth-making materials along Watercure Hill Road in the Town of Elmira. Deputies were called to the scene at 1:23 p.m. after a pedestrian walking along the road spotting a garbage bag in a wooded area off the north shoulder.

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  2. Farmers Nervous for Crops after Heavy June RainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Your News Now

    ... or trying to get some of their late grains planted. It's made it a big challenge to do," said Dan Hurley, a local Elmira farmer. "There will be produce but it's going to be few and far between. It's just going to be a tough year. Have to really ...

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  3. The Long Odds CEOs Engineer Another Quarter of U.S. Profit GainsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Washington Post

    ... negative," said Tom Wirth, senior investment officer for Chemung Canal Trust Co., which manages $1.9 billion in Elmira, New York. Not that it will be anything like the negative 6.5 percent disaster foreseen by Wall Street. "It's the old adage," ...

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  4. Mohawks roll past Elmira, 11-2Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    The Amsterdam Mohawks jumped out to an early lead and never looked back on their way to an 11-2 win over the Elmira Pioneers on Wednesday in a Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League contest at Shuttleworth Park. The East Division-leading Mohawks were led by starting pitcher Austin Bain after he went four scoreless innings, allowing four hits, walking one, and striking out nine in his debut for the club.

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  5. CEOs Try to Engineer Another Quarter of U.S. Profit GainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Bloomberg

    ... negative," said Tom Wirth, senior investment officer for Chemung Canal Trust Co., which manages $1.9 billion in Elmira, New York. Not that it will be anything like the negative 6.5 percent disaster foreseen by Wall Street. "It's the old adage," ...

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  6. Shake-up continues at Clinton Dannemora prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | North County Public Radio

    State Trooper Major Charles Guess , Acting Corrections Commissioner Anthony Annucci , and Governor Andrew Cuomo in Dannemora, N.Y. Steven Racette, who has been suspended, is visible at the rear. File photo: Brian Mann Michael Kirkpatrick, who served as a deputy superintendent at the state prison in Elmira, N.Y., will take over as the top warden in Dannemora.

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  7. Corning Police: Chase ends in teen's arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Steuben Courier

    A 19-year-old man is facing multiple charges after fleeing police when he was caught smoking pot in public Tuesday morning, Corning Police said. Damion J. Stanley, of 503 Harper St., Elmira, and a 16-year-old boy were seen smoking marijuana at about 11:40 a.m. as they walked down Columbia Street near Dayspring Apartments, said Corning Lt.

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  8. Elmiran gets 25 years for attempted murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Steuben Courier

    Joshua T. Demellier, 26, was convicted by a Chemung County jury in April of second-degree attempted murder, first-degree criminal use of a firearm, second-degree assault and third-degree assault. Demellier shot one man in the stomach and pistol-whipped another during a fight June 1, 2014 outside of 914 Sullivan St. in Elmira.

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  9. Want to see fireworks? Ideas for July 4 weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... the Portland Sea Dogs at NYSEG Stadium in Binghamton. Game time is at 7:05 p.m. July 2: Fireworks following the Elmira Pioneers vs. Victor Railriders game at Dunn Field. Game time is 7:05 p.m. July 3: Eldridge Park Picnic & Pops Concert, Elmira. ...

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  10. This Custom-Built Ramp Truck Is Possibly the Coolest Thing at Pikes PeakRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Hot Rod Magazine

    ... it mildly-able to support in excess of 15 tons over its axles. This particular truck was built on June 3, 1951, in Elmira, New York. While it originally came with a twin-spark plug V12, the truck was upgraded to a Detroit Diesel 6V53, a two-stroke, ...

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  11. TJ Miller, Beth Phoenix to appear On The Mat WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Examiner.com

    ... champion. Phoenix (real name Kocianski) also became the first varsity female wrestler at Notre Dame High School in Elmira, NY. " On the Mat " is a presentation of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dan Gable Museum. The show can be heard live on ...

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  12. Chemung River gets mile markers to improve safetyRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | WENY

    ... call, seconds count, so anything that'll help us get to them quickly, is a benefit for everybody," explains West Elmira Police Chief Peter Michalko. The signs will be installed in pairs (one on each side of the river) at mile intervals. Right now, ...

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  13. A sweet deal: H'heads offered 56 acres for $1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Steuben Courier

    ... 13, and is owned by the state. The state Department of Corrections has used it to grow vegetables for inmates at the Elmira prison in the past but doesn't need the land anymore, said Rachel Baer, assistant to Horseheads Village Manager Walter ...

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  14. Guest Editorial: Hasn't Brian Williams Suffered Enough? By Brian WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Stranger

    ... which I wrote down with the same scratchy penmanship that bedeviled Mrs. McGillicuddy in that one-room schoolhouse in Elmira, New York. I looked at the words carefully, gave them the same no-BS scrutiny I've applied to all my reporting since I was a ...

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  15. Elmira man killed in hit-and-run accident Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Steuben Courier

    Russell J. Hartman, 55, was walking across West Miller Street near Burdick Street on the city's Southside around 1 a.m. when he was struck by a vehicle and seriously injured, according to a news release from Sgt. William Solt, public information officer for the Elmira Police Department.

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  16. Historic Graduations For Elmira and Corning - Painted Post High SchoolsRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | WENY

    It was a historical graduation because Elmira Free Academy and Southside High School joined schools this year after years of rivalry. 286 seniors graduated Friday night from the First Arena in Elmira.

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  17. Update on two emaciated dogs found in Elmira, New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Examiner.com

    The Elmira Animal Control and Shelter issued a statement this morning about the two emaciated dogs found last week in seriously malnourished states. One dog was so weak he was not able to move, so he wagged his tail when the officers approached.

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  18. Handmade Leather Goods by Avallone Now Found in H. StraussRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | PR.com

    H. Strauss is a luxury men's clothier based in Elmira, NY that has been open since 1872. Avallone specializes in handmade leather goods for men , and has just delivered an order of their men's handmade leather goods to H. Strauss.

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  19. Battering Rams: 2nd Brigade Special Troops Battalion reflags to 40th Engineer BattalionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | El Paso Times

    ... salute during Wednesday's Reactivation ceremony. A drone and its launcher are in the background. (vc) Bennett, an Elmira, N.Y., native, said the restructuring also created a "more robust" headquarters and staff with a greater capability to plan ...

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  20. Finn Academy hopeful to make deal with ECSDRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | WENY

    There is still no word on whether Finn Academy will be able to temporarily move into the old Ernie Davis Middle School in Elmira. Despite the fact that the SUNY Charter Schools Institute gave Finn Academy a deadline of June 25 to find a location.

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