Steuben County, NY

Bath Man Accused of Using a Broken Light Bulb in Assault

A weekend incident in Steuben County resulted in a Bath’s man arrest on multiple felony charges. State Police say 28-year-old Joshua Jackson allegedly assaulted someone with a broken lightbulb and then prevented 9-1-1 from being called. Jackson was charged with assault with a weapon and criminal possession of a weapon with a previous conviction, both felonies.
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Elmira woman dies in fatal Addison accident

ADDISON, N.Y. (WETM) — State Police reported that an Elmira woman has died after a fatal multi-vehicle accident in Steuben County Wednesday afternoon. The three-vehicle crash happened just after 2:00 p.m. on July 6, 2022 on State Route 417 in the Town of Addison, according to New York State Police.
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5 Southern Tier counties rank in top 10 for number of veterans

BATH, N.Y. (WETM) – Five counties in the Southern Tier have ranked within the top ten in New York State for the number of veteran residents, according to data from Steuben County. Officials in Steuben County announced that a report from The Salamanca Press listed Steuben as the Number 2 county in the state in […]

Twin Tiers Most Wanted: Isaac A. Arnold

Isaac A. Arnold is wanted by the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office. Arnold has violated the terms of his probation. Arnold was convicted of robbery. Arnold is is 21 years old. Arnold has blue eyes and brown hair. Arnold is 5’9″ tall and weighs 140 pounds. The last...
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Polls open for 2022 Steuben Ice Cream Trail

CORNING, N.Y. (WENY) -- The polls are open until July 10 in Corning Finger Lake's quest to find the best ice cream shops in Steuben County. The organization holds a vote every year to identify the top ten ice cream joints in the county, in order to add them to the 2022 Steuben Ice Cream Trail.

Steuben County Credit Union Raises Money for Food Bank of the Southern Tier

First Heritage Federal Credit Union in Corning raised $11,390 for the Food Bank of the Southern Tier. The funds were raised through its annual Drive Away Hunger campaign and resulted in 34,500 meals for the community. First Heritage donated $10 for every auto loan financed during April and May and also partnered with eleven local dealerships who gave a matching $10 contribution as well.

Anniversary Of State Police Office Nick Clark’s Death

State Trooper Nick Clark, 29, was killed on July 2, 2018, when he responded to a report of a suicidal male in the town of Erwin, Steuben County. During the incident, the suspect exited the rear of the house and fired a shot, striking and killing Trooper Clark. The suspect...
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Rays of Light in the Community

CAMPBELL, N.Y. (WENY) -- Ray of Light Counseling and Consulting hosted Rays of Light in the Community, this afternoon. The event aimed to connect people to physical and emotional health resources. Renae Carapella Johnson, the organizer of this event, wanted to bring local healers together to help the community. “Local...

Steuben County Public Works on track with 2022 schedule

BATH, N.Y. (WETM) — After several setbacks in 2021 that held back multiple projects, Steuben County Public Works announced in a statement they’re on track with their 2022 schedule. The efforts to keep pace with the department’s Five Year Road Construction Plan have been complicated by continuing essential repairs to county roads in the region […]

Power Outages This Morning In Canisteo, Hornellsville

UPDATE – 1:21pm – the power has been restored to all NYSEG customers. 11:31am – Now they are down to 239 outages, all in the Village of Canisteo. STEUBEN COUNTY, NY – Steuben County has some power outages this morning. There are 813 outages reported in the Village of Canisteo, in the Town of Canisteo 175 outages, and in Hornellsville 61 customers without power. Also, one outage in Jasper.