Chemung County Newswire (Page 5)

Chemung County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Chemung County, NY. (Page 5)

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  1. Drill simulates aircraft crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2017 | Steuben Courier

    ... FAA mandates that airports stage a full-scale crash simulation drill. Elmira-Corning Airport personnel and Chemung County emergency crews conducted their dress rehearsal Saturday morning. “Our goal today is to put the airport's response plan ...

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  2. Former Millport treasurer arrested for allegedly stealing fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2017 | WENY

    ... with 3rd degree Grand Larceny. Haverley was arraigned in Veteran Town Justice Court and released under Chemung County's Project for Bail. The former Millport treasurer was appointed to her position in 2006. Haverley was suspended in November 2015 ...

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  3. Nonprofits collaborate to teach at-risk kids with "Steam Ahead" programRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | WENY

    A collaborative effort known as the STEAM Ahead Program has just kicked off. Starting this month, the year-long program is providing a unique education to Chemung County's at-risk youth.

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  4. Second person indicted in connection to Horseheads heroin salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | WENY

    A second person has been indicted in connection to the Horseheads Deputy Fire Chief's arrest for allegedly selling heroin in the Town of Horseheads. The Chemung County District Attorney's Office announced on Wednesday a Grand Jury has indicted 44-year-old Keough Hallock on three counts Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance in the 3rd degree.

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  5. Elmira-Corning airport getting $10.5 million in federal fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | WENY

    ... renovations. "Keeping our airports in top-notch shape is crucial to attracting business and tourism to Chemung County," says Senator Chuck Schumer. "With this funding, the Elmira/Corning Regional Airport will be able to renovate its passenger ...

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  6. Chemung Canal To Host Free Shredding EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | WENY

    Chemung Canal Trust Company will be hosting free shredding events during September and October at two of the bank's Chemung County branch offices. The first one is Saturday, September 23rd from 1:00pm-3:00pm at the Arnot Road Office.

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  7. NY fire department lieutenant charged with selling heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Star-Gazette of Elmira reports that a Chemung County grand jury indicted 43-year-old Thomas Margeson on a felony count of criminal sale of a controlled substance. The Horseheads resident was arrested Monday by the county sheriff's office after a 10-month investigation into the sale of heroin in his hometown, located near the Pennsylvania border 75 miles southwest of Syracuse.

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  8. Member of 2 NY fire departments charged with selling heroinRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    Authorities have charged a member of two fire departments in New York's Southern Tier with selling heroin. The Star-Gazette of Elmira reports that a Chemung County grand jury has indicted 43-year-old Thomas Margeson, of Horseheads, on a felony count of criminal sale of a controlled substance.

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  9. Chemung Co. Executive Santulli Receives Distinguished Service AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | WENY

    Chemung County Executive Tom Santulli is being recognized by his government peers for his service to the state's county government. Santulli was awarded the 2017 Edwin L. Crawford Distinguished County Service Award at the New York State Association of Counties last week in Syracuse.

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  10. Plane carrying Hurricane Irma shelter dogs arrives in WNYRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    ... waiting for the call, they were obviously going through a lot down there," said Arynn Brucie with the SPCA of Chemung County. The SPCA of Erie County took in 22 of the dogs while the Toronto Humane Society and Chemung County SPCA took the rest. "A ...

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  11. Horseheads Fire Dept. Deputy Chief indicted for alleged heroin salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | WENY

    ... which he served as the Deputy Chief for the Village of Horseheads Fire Department. Margeson was indicted by a Chemung County Grand Jury. The charges stem from a 10 month long investigation into the sale of heroin in the Town of Horseheads by the ...

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  12. Chemung Landfill Resolution BenefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | WENY

    With The Excess Solid Waste Agreement approved Chemung County Officials ensure that the program is safe and will benefit the county. A one-time addition of 150,000 tons of waste will be allocated to the 180,000 tons accepted annually through this agreement.

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  13. Irma Dogs Arrive to Western New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... and the balance came here. Twenty-one to us. Ten going to the Toronto Human Society. Seven more going to the Chemung County SPCA." "They're a little stressed out," Willoughby said after the dogs were taken from the plane. "They just had a long day ...

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  14. Horseheads man facing drug charge after ten-month investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | WENY

    He was indicted by a Chemung County Grand Jury. The charges stem from a ten-month long investigation into the sale of heroin in the Town of Horseheads by the Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigations Division.

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  15. Spencer Woman Arrested On Assault, Burglary ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | WENY

    ... Nichols was arrested and charged with second degree assault and second degree burglary. According to the Chemung County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to a home in Van Etten for a report of an assault. When officers arrived, the victim said ...

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  16. Elmira Man Charged With Attempted Murder Following July IncidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2017 | WENY

    ... and one count of reckless endangerment. In the early morning hours of July 2nd, Elmira Police Officers and Chemung County Sheriff Deputies were called to a residence on Allen Street for a report of shots fired inside that home. Upon further ...

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  17. Addiction centers gain funding in opioid fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... in Syracuse. Those 16 counties will share up to $16 million of the overall funding package. Trinity of Chemung County received $1.1 million from the grants, while the Addiction Center of Broome County received $1 million. Both were listed as also ...

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  18. Elmira man allegedly found with drugs, stolen propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | WENY

    The Chemung County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a suspicious person at Vasco Brand in Southport around 3pm Thursday. Sheriff's deputies say they found 38-year-old Daniel Newell Sr. hiding in brush behind the business.

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  19. Bon-Ton Officially Opens New Location In Arnot MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2017 | WENY

    ... included opening remarks from the store manager, Bon-Ton corporate officials, the Arnot Mall manager, and Chemung County Executive Tom Santulli. Store Manager John McAllister says Bon-Ton is committed to serving the Twin Tiers community. "We try to ...

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  20. School Bus Safety: What Drivers Need to Know Before They Hit the RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | WENY

    ... educate the public but, our job is to enforce the law and that's what we do." Captian Douglas Houper with the Chemung County Sheriff's Office says, "the bus drivers... their sole responsibility is to make sure those children are safe." By law in ...

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