A Van Etten woman is indicted on multiple charges for the repeated rape of a minor. 29-year-old of Ashley Quick is facing five counts of third degree rape and five counts of third degree criminal sexual acts for having sex with a minor underage the age of 17 multiple times from October of 2015 through February of this year. Quick
A police operation is underway after gunfire erupted Friday at a shopping center in Munich, Germany. The shooting "looks like a terror attack," a police representative said, and at least three attackers remain on the loose. At least six people were killed in the shooting spree, police said. Authorities shut down public transportation and warned people to stay home or
A Town of Candor man was arrested by New York State Police at Owego on Tuesday. 32-year-old Matthew J. Williams was arrested for the felony of sexual abuse in the 1st degree. The arrest follows an investigation of an incident that was reported in June 2016. The investigation determined Williams had sexual contact with a victim less than 13 years
The man charged in a fatal 2015 car crash appears in Chemung County Court Friday morning. 24-year-old Justin Jayne of Elmira was in court to answer to the charges related to the crash which killed 15-year-old Hannah Jerzak of Elmira last August in the Town of Southport. According to the Chemung County Sheriff's Office, Jayne was traveling east on Dutch
The Elmira Jackals have finalized an agreement with their new head coach, the team announced on Friday. More details and the official name to replace Jamie Russell will be revealed Monday on the Jackals App at 1 p.m. Last month, Jamie Russell and the Jackals parted ways after another season of not making the ECHL playoffs. Russell coached the team
During a visit to Syracuse, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced new plans to combat the growing issue that is zombie properties. New York State is home to roughly 16,000 of them. "Now we're going to have a registry of zombie properties so the local governments will know where they are, and can insist that the banks maintain them
Alive After Five continues tonight at the Green Derby in Downtown Elmira! Suspect will be headlining the free, family friendly event. Six concerts will be staged throughout the downtown district between May and September this year as Elmira Downtown hosts the Alive After Five summer street music festival. Friday nights in downtown Elmira will become the place to be with
Police arrest a Corning man after he allegedly points a loaded 12-gauge shotgun at another person. Our newspaper partner, The Leader, reports that 23-year old John Hawley of Columbia Street is charged with Criminal Possession of a Weapon, Menacing and Reckless Endangerment. Police say he had the shotgun and an illegal switchblade with him when he had a verbal dispute
Steuben County Sheriff David Cole got a standing ovation Friday night. The applause came from the fans attending the Yankees game at Yankee Stadium. The Yankees always honor a veteran during their seventh inning stretch just before playing Kate Smith's rendition of 'God Bless America.' Cole's daughter-in-law submitted David's name to the Yankees and his name was drawn for him
Severe drought conditions are spreading across the Southern Tier and Western and Central New York. A week ago the map from the U.S. Drought Monitor showed severe drought conditions covering the northern half of Chemung County and the eastern portion of Steuben County. Now the severe drought covers all of Steuben, more of Chemung and most of Western New York.
Three people are injured Friday night in a rollover crash at Alpine Junction. The Schuyler County Sheriff's Office says a pickup truck traveling south on Route 13 ran a red light, striking a van traveling north on Route 224. All injuries were minor and treated at Schuyler Hospital. The driver of the pickup truck was ticketed.
The Bradford County Humane Society is one of the many locations in the Twin Tiers participating in the "Clear the Shelters" event this Saturday. They say they're excited for this opportunity to place some of the animals, especially a few of their senior animals looking for a loving home. "We have a lot of dogs here, a lot of cats
With temperatures forecasted into the mid 90's over the next couple of days people are flocking to places like Park Station to stay cool. Here's what you need to know to stay safe both in and out of the water. "We always obviously recommend that if you're going to go swimming or partake in any type of water activities that
Back in 2012, New York's 'Move Over' law went into effect. It requires motorists to move over for vehicles flashing red, white, or amber lights. That essentially includes police officers, ambulances, and tow trucks. But now, that's changing. "It's very overdue, if they've done it for law enforcement for their stops and for tow trucks and everything else out there,
Dr. Coleman swings by the 18 News studio on Friday to discuss the Republican National Convention, Donald Trump, Trump's daughter Ivanka and her RNC speech, the future of Ted Cruz, and give a preview of the Democratic National Convention.
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One of the NFL's most well-known coaches, Dennis Green, has died at the age of 67. Green coach both the Minnesota Vikings and the Arizona Cardinals during his 13 years in the league. His friend Ray Anderson confirmed for ESPN that Green had died of a heart attack. Dennis Green coached over 13 NFL seasons and made 8 playoff appearances
Following Donald Trump's speech accepting the Republican Nomination for President, Congressman Tom Reed of Corning said the speech gave him a sense of where Trump wants to take us. During an interview on 18 News at Eleven Reed said, "He wants to put Americans first. He wants to stand up for our fellow American Citizens and he's offering a contrast
An Addison man died in a reported drowning Thursday afternoon after he had gone swimming in Goodhue Lake. The Steuben County Sheriff's Office identifies the man as 45-year-old John McChesney of Orr Hill Road. Authorities were alerted to the incident at 4pm Thursday when another person swimming with the man began to yell to nearby cottage residents for help. About
Authorities are investigating whether the homicide victim, whose body was found Wednesday near Penn Yan, is related to a missing 50-year old man from Penfield, New York. Yates County Sheriff Ron Spike is asking for help in finding that missing man's vehicle. It's a 2010 Honda Odyssey with a New York license plate number of CTR2094. If you see the