Winter weather advisory
Steuben County Sheriff Jim Allard warns drivers to be careful on the roads. Though several counties have been issued weather advisories, Allard is particularly warning drivers about Southern Steuben County. Due to the icy roadways and multiple crashes reported on both primary and secondary roads, the Sheriff's Office ask people to not do any unnecessary travel and to be aware of elevated areas and ice on the road.
BEGWS Power shutdown
Bath Electric Gas and Water Systems had to shut power off this morning for a portion of the village of Bath due to di necessary storm related repair that had to be done. The loss of power was only about 5 minutes with repair reported to be complete and power restored
Steuben Rural Electric reports widespread outages
Steuben Rural Electric reports multiple outages they are working on. The loss of power is related to storm damage and are widespread. Crews are working on repairs and power restoration time varies from area by area.
State Troopers May Get Body Cameras
Some New York lawmakers have proposed to equip state troopers with body cameras. New York is one of few states like Rhode Island, Hawaii, New Hampshire and Massachusetts where the primary law enforcement agency isn't required to have body or dashboard cameras already. The proposal was introduced in the fall and would outline when New York State Police should record their interactions on-duty. State Police did comment cameras are effective investigative tools but did not comment on the proposed legislation.
Red Cross Accepting Nominations for Real Heroes Breakfast
The American Red Cross of the Finger Lakes is now accepting nominations for the Real Heroes Breakfast held on March 27th at the Corning Museum of Glass. The breakfast honors those who have shown “courage, dedication and unselfish character by their acts of heroism and service in our community”. Proceeds from the annual breakfast will benefit the Finger Lakes Chapter serving Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, Seneca, Wayne and Yates counties. The deadline for nominations is December 6. For a nomination form, and a description of award categories, visit redcross.org/flxrhb or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alfred State both campuses
All Saints Academy
Arnot Ogden School of Nursing and Radiology are closed
Campbell – Savona
Corning Community College
Also STEM Academy in Corning
Elmira City and Elmira Heights Schools
GST BOCES Bush, Cooper Plains and Wildwood campus
Odessa Montour School District
Pro Action Offices are on a 2 hour delay opening at 10:30am
Arc of Steuben Transportation 2 hour delay…Staff to report
Cornell Cooperative Extension offices closed today
Impaired Driver program of Steuben County cancelled at Hornell HS
Finger Lakes Boating Museum closed
Keuka Family Practice
Pro Action Nutrition Program for Steuben and Yates County cancelled for today. Encouraged to use emergency packs
Servu opening at 11:00am