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John Saddler, 26, had finished a six-year sentence on a pair of felony assault charges just weeks before this arrest.

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All of the animals were safely evacuated, but the store experienced some smoke damage.

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The 70-year-old man hit a drainage ditch that ejected him after he left a marked trail.

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One proposal would require state agencies to buy 20 percent of their food from New York producers and processors.

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Orleans, Wyoming and Niagara Counties have already opposed the Seneca's proposal for a Las Vegas-style casino in Henrietta.

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The unidentified man’s car ran off the road on Telephone Road near River Road and struck a tree.

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Cory Germano, 20, was arrested following a brief police pursuit Wednesday.

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This may result in a water service interruption on Vine St (between North St and Bank St) and Evergreen Dr (between Vine St and North Spruce).

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  • Convicted child sex abuser wants a new lawyer for his second trial...
  • Donald Trump comes to Western New York

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But it's still undetermined which public defender will represent him at this time.

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There are four walk-in sessions scheduled.

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It is interviewing employees and customers and studying material from the badly-damaged store.

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Authorities say the extreme cold temperatures caused problems with the water supply for firefighters.

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  • Bergen man arrested for Grand Larceny and Forgery
  • Erie County warns: be careful how you keep babies warm
  • New York State again 3rd largest dairy producer

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Dustin Locicero, 29, also has a pending forgery charge in the City of Batavia.

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Local Congressman Chris Collins said he voted for its approval today.

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Expect blowing and drifting snow today with gusts of 30 to 40 miles per hour to impact visibility on the roads.

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Four Genesee County residents, including one Pembroke grandmother described as a linchpin, were charged.

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Officials say it’s due to the state’s booming yogurt industry.

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The deadline for volunteer firefighters to apply for college tuition aid through the Firemen’s Association of the State of New York’s Higher Education Learning Plan is Feb. 3.

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Collins says the president needs to better work with Congress.

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  • Two school districts close: Oakfield-Alabama  & Pavilion...
  • Rep. Chris Collins to support farm bill...
  • Jobless rate drops in Genesee County

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Another day of bitter cold. There are two school closings to report: Oakfield-Alabama Schools are closed today, and Paviluion Central is also closed...

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Collins: 'I have some concerns about what may come out tonight.'

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28

It goes to the House tomorrow, potentially giving farmers five years of certainty.

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It's a 2.2 percent improvement from a year ago.

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28

UPDATE: The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Chill Advisory Western New York through midnight tonight. Once that expires, a Wind Chill Warning will take its place until 10 a.m.

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A traffic stop at noon Monday revealed cocaine and heroin in the vehicle.

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Ongoing problem with online search engine points to the Albion campus center but not main campus in Batavia.

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 Two experienced physicians accepting new local patients

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Assemblyman Steve Hawley honors former colleague Charles Nesbitt for his military service that earned Nesbitt Dintinguished Flying Cross

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  • Wind Chill closes Batavia City Schools...
  • Batavia Bed, bath and Beyond, closed by fire...
  • Batavia Assistant City Manager an up hill fight 

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Dangerous wind chills prompt closings

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27

It started in the bedding department this afternoon.

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27

Could too many school days pile up or Regents be rescheduled?

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Dispatchers got a call near 1 p.m. Sunday about a structure fire with people possibly trapped at 33 Central.

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Most parents, teachers, students and administrators are united against the exams.

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27
  • A Rochester man is arrested for allegedly trafficking crack cocaine through Livingston County.
  • A Stafford man is charged with harassment after a domestic incident this weekend.
  • A Pavilion man is accused of causing a disturbance at Sportos.

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He'll coach his 26th and final season this Fall. Moran is six wins from 200 for his coaching career at LeRoy.

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The National Weather Service says wind chill values will be as low as 30-below zero.

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  • Snow closes/delays schools...
  • Batavia man killed in Ontario County accident...
  • Schumer proposes tracking autistic children

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Some districts close, others announce delayed openings 

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26
  • The Batavia gets snow and another inch is likely.
  • A Rochester man arrested in Livingston County 
  • A Pavilion man arrsted on Drug Charges

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The Buffalo Bills have hired former Detroit Lions head coach Jim Schwartz as their new defensive coordinator according to multiple sources.   S...

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24

Keith Reamer Jr., 38, of Hartwell Road, is accused of selling prescription pills to an agent of the Drug Task Force.

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With continued state regulations and dependence on Medicaid, the county government is examining the nursing home's status.

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At this time, as of noon Sunday, both will have expired.

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Batavia High School says the makeup date is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 8.

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  • UPDATE: Fixed as of 9:30 a.m. Water leak on Woodrow Rd. disrupts service...
  • Shawn Bell rejects plea deal in his assault case...
  • County Jail inmate accused of criminal solicitation

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23

The National Weather Service forecasts two to four inches of snow, winds blowing between 20 and 30 miles per hour with wind chill values of 20-below zero.

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The Batavia man accused of throwing a punch and causing the victim a serious head injury in August has rejected any plea deal.

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It happened on Route 5 in Stafford near A.D. Call and Sons Trucking Company around 6:30.

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Valuables were reported stolen from unlocked vehicles around the city.

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  • Child molester gets 21 years...
  • Attica guard suffers facial wounds from a prisoner's pen...
  • Batavia woman charged with abandoning dog

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22

From 10 tomorrow night through Friday afternoon.

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22

Chris Dailey explains how districts are skeptical of the promises of increased funding.

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22

Earl Sprague maintains his innocence.

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22

Edward Woods III, 21, of Vine Street, Batavia is charged with a count of felony burlgary among others.

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22
  • Gas station on West Main robbed...
  • Sub-zero cold sweeps into Batavia...
  • Cuomo proposes tax cuts, statewide Pre-K 

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Michael Nicometo, 29, will also have have to pay over $86,000 in restitution.

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21

The 55-year-old says he has reached 30 years in the NYS retirement system and it's time to do something new.

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21
  • Arctic cold moves back into Genesee County...
  • Three die in mobile home fire in Penfield...
  • State's oldest prisoner dies in Alden

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  • Winter Weather Advisory posted until this afternoon...
  • Five Star Bank on West Main, robbed...
  • Roswell on short-list for medical marijuana

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Five Star Bank robbed, suspect arrested within minutes 

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18
  • 18-year-old accused of stealing from cars in Oakfield
  • Le Roy man accused of stealing co-pays
  • County Court Report
  • Gov. Cuomo offering $12 million to protect water quality on WNY farms

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The Genesee County Sheriff’s Office announced the arrest of 18-year-old Dalton Long, who currently lives in Caledonia.

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  • The LeRoy man who broke into a woman’s home and raped her at knifepoint was sentenced to 18 years in prison today in County Court.
  • A LeRoy man involved with stealing high-voltage copper electrical wire from industrial plants in LeRoy was missing from sentencing for the second time.

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The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office has been investigating James Mitchell, 35, since August.

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How it can help Genesee County farms...

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The former Bill has been prominent in the WNY community for some time.

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  • Byron-Bergen schools "susceptible" to fiscal stress...
  • Oakfield man arrested for stealing GPS units from unlocked cars...
  • Trump plans political visit to Western New York 

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The brand new legislature session is underway and Batavia's representative has a new title.

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Sgt. William Scott started his career in 1977 as a dispatcher.

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Updated with comments from superintendent Casey Kosiorek.

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It's the freshman congressman's sixth subcommittee assignment.

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  • Batavia's St. Joe's School to remain open...
  • Payroll clerk admits stealing $500,000 from Medina Memorial...
  • Fatal accident in Orleans County

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St. Joseph's School in Batavia is one of a kind in the area and recently went through the consolidation process after Holy Family was shuttered.

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The new regulations require sellers to register with state police, and require buyers to purchase ammunition in person.

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Now postponed to Friday, Jan. 17.

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  • Two burglary suspects, one armed, captured by police,
  • three agencies converge as an elementary school is locked down as a precaution...
  • Corfu Court Clerk sentenced 

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It's part of a plea deal from October.

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A school was put on lockdown and the state police helicopter used as police quickly set up a perimeter near Park Avenue.

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It's similar to the one in the City of Buffalo.

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It's proposed in the newly released budget.

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UPDATE: Lockdown lifted; suspects apprehended. WBTA will have more information from police as soon as it becomes available.

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  • Batavia City Council cautious over Assistant Manager proposal,
  • Lawmakers like no tax increase...
  • Simmons gets re-sentenced for attack on Walmart cashier...

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She was originally sentenced to five years in state prison for punching elderly Wal-Mart worker, Grace Suozzi, on Christmas Eve 2011.

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  • Budget cuts property taxes by $.03 per $1,000 valuation..
  • Calls for hiring an Assistant City Manager...
  • Neighborhood "sweeps" by police and other city departments

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13
  • Gabryszak quits NYS Assembly
  • Jaquetta Simmons scheduled to receive reduced sentence
  • Protesters gather in LeRoy to oppose Safe Act

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  • The "Shot Heard Round the State" protest of the Safe Act 
  • No weather warnings, watches, or advisories for our area.
  • Several arrestes for various crimes in the county.

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  • Batavia VA Unveils New 10,000 Building to Meet Female Veterans' PTSD Treatment Needs 
  • Volunteer Fire Departments Not Subject to ObamaCare Regulations
  • Cuomo Proposes Tax Cuts in State of the State Address

 

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The Batavia VA is one of eight women's veteran PTSD residential programs in the national VA system. Today it held a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

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New Deputy Treasurer is also announced

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  • Flood Watch posted just days after Blizzard Warning...
  • Deputy Treasurer to become Assistant County Manager...
  • New information about pizza delivery robbery 

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A warm-up along with rain could mean more snowmelt than WNY rivers and creeks can handle.

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  • Batavia pizza delivery man robbed at gunpoint...
  • Deputy dragged by suspect's car in Pembroke...
  • New leaders of Batavia City Council and Genesee County Legislature 

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The seven-round magazine limit provision of the law was struck down by a federal judge in December.

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Local State Senator Michael Ranzenhofer called the plans to eliminate certain taxes "positive"; Assemblyman Steve Hawley more apprehensive.

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When a mother called 911 when her 18-year-old daughter went into labor on Route 98 in Gainesville, Wyoming County, she needed someone like dispatcher Matthew Snyder.

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Power was out for two hours this afternoon.

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Fire department requests public to clear fire hydrants 

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  • Travel ban lifted in Genesee County...
  • Thruway has reopened...
  • Schools closed for a second day 

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  • County travel ban lifted
  • Thruway has re-opened

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The first round is moved to Thursday with the championship game (no consolation game) scheduled for Saturday all at GCC.

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  • Travel ban remains in effect
  • Schools closed again today
  • Thruway projected to re-open later this morning

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All Outpatient Services, including Urgent Care and Out Patient Surgery will be closed today 

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  • Travel Ban imposed in Genesee County 
  • All schools in the county are closed Tuesday
  • Blizzard Warning continued 

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  • Blizzard Warning issued for Genesee County...
  • Cuomo declares Genesee County in "state of emergency"...
  • All schools in Genesee County, incl;uding Batavia City Schools, will be closed Tuesday

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Tuesday's trash/recycling will be picked up on Wed., Jan. 8.

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All grand jurors summoned tomorrow are now asked to report next week, Jan. 14.

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  • Three people are accused of stealing around 15-hundred dollars worth of merchandise from Wal-Mart.
  • A Wyoming County man is accused of striking a woman and destroying personal property in the presence of children during a domestic violence incident.
  • A 19-year-old is accused of driving drunk in the Village of Warsaw.

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Lake effect snow is highly localized and variable, but the predicted snow totals are significant.

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  • High Wind, Lake Effect Snow and Wind Chill warnings posted...
  • Jaquetta Simmons' sentence reduced by Appeals Court...
  • Cuomo to support pot for medical use

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National Weather Service iisues these warnings for Genesee County:
  • High Wind Warning
  • Lake Effect Snow Warning
  • Wind Chill Warning

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  • Gun Rights Group Plans to Appeal SAFE Act Ruling
  • Safety for Alzheimer's Patients Particularly Important in Frigid Weather
  • UMMC Announces First Baby of 2014

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Aliyah Ann Miller was born to Rachel Pitz and Carl Miller of Lancaster at 6:43 p.m. on New Year's Day.

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A Wind Chill Advisory is in effect to wrap up this week and a Lake Effect Snow Watch starts out the next week.

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New York State Police say the tractor trailer and the chopper – which came lose from the flatbed -- came to rest in the center median.

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An unfortunate and common part of dementia is wandering from safe surroundings. Here are some tips to protect loved ones with Alzheimer's in this extremely cold weather.

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Deputies say Carol Magoffin had been ill for some time and foul play is not suspected.

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  • Death of Byron woman may be linked to bitter cold,
  • Wind Chill advisory posted until Noon...
  • Fire destroys room at West Main St. motel...

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Ten to 14 inches is expected to be on the ground in Batavia through tonight, according to the National Weather Service.

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Michael Nicometo, 28, of North Street is free under supervision, but hasn’t appeared at Genesee Justice per the terms of his release since Oct. 30.

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From heat sources, to wind chill safety, the Red Cross has important tips.

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The drive is being held during the most critical time of year for blood and is in conjunction with the UNYTS Holiday Heroes Drive, which began on Dec. 20.

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The victim told deputies she was walking home instead of driving after drinking at someone’s home New Year’s Eve when she was hit by a pick-up truck on Route 31A in the Town of Shelby.

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The drive is being held during the most critical time of year for blood and is in conjunction with the UNYTS Holiday Heroes Drive, which began on Dec. 20.

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This includes afternoon and evening activities.

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  • A Winter Storm Warning, 4 to 8 inches of new snow...
  • UMMC and MVP reach an agreement...
  • A car-pedestrian accident injures an Albion woman

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UMMC will be "in network" for MVP products purchased through exchange 

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