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Top Stories, October 3, 2023

From The Deputies Association of the County of Steuben 

"The Deputies Association of the County of Steuben represents the sworn law enforcement members of the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office including Deputy Sheriff’s, Investigators, Lieutenant’s, and Sergeants.  The Deputies Association is aware of the dispute between Steuben County Leadership and Sheriff James Allard, including the repealing of a local law and a subsequent legal challenge. The Executive Board of the Deputies Association of the County of Steuben would like to ensure to all residents that this ongoing dispute between
Steuben County Leadership and Sheriff James Allard does not include the Deputies Association and will not affect the duties of our members, how the duties are performed by our members or jeopardize the public safety of the residents of Steuben County. The members of the Deputies Association of the County of Steuben remains committed to serving and protecting the residents of Steuben County."

Executive Board
Deputies Association of the County of Steuben

 

Addison Man Dies In Andover Accident On Thursday

FROM NYSP AMITY: On September 28, 2023, at 2:43 P.M., Troopers out of SP Amity responded to a one vehicle collision at the intersection of County Route 22 and State Route 417 in the town of Andover. Investigation determined that a 2003 International was traveling north bound on County Route 22 and crosses over the intersection of State Route 417 at a high rate of speed. The International struck the guiderail and overturns causing the operator, Michael D. Potter, 41 of Addison, NY to be ejected. Potter was pronounced deceased at the scene. The operator was not wearing a seat belt.  NYSP Collision Reconstruction and the Bureau of Criminal Investigation assisted in this investigation.

"The Town of Urbana is pleased to announce that the boats docks located at 'Depot Park' in Hammondsport will be removed this week in preparation for the new ones to go in this coming spring 2024. There is a process that we must follow and this is getting us into position for the new sought after docks located in Depot Park. The current ones have been there for years and have finally taken their toll, we receive many complaints during the boating season on how unsafe they are.  They have become a real safety hazard and need to be gone.  The boat launch will remain open and useable and the boat launch dock will remain intact as well."

 

Addison Woman Is Facing Charges 

From The Sheriff:  Steuben County Sheriff Jim Allard reports that on September 29, 2023, deputies of the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office arrested Dorothy M. Clifton, age 50, of Tuscarora Street, Addison, New York, following an investigation of a reported assault in the Village of Addison on September 3rd, 2023.  It is alleged that Ms. Clifton struck another person with a blunt instrument, causing injury.  The victim was treated and released at a local medical facility.  Ms. Clifton was charged with Assault in the Second Degree, a class D Felony and Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Fourth Degree.  Ms. Clifton was arraigned in the Centralized Arraignment Court and released.

 

Two Corning Men Charged For Erwin Break-In

From The Sheriff:  Steuben County Sheriff Jim Allard reports that on September 29, 2023, Investigators of the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office arrested Manuel Colon, Jr., age 18, of Third Street, Corning, New York, and Malik D. Smith, age 21, of Steuben Street, Corning, New York, following an investigation of a reported burglary in the Town of Erwin on September 16th, 2023.  It is alleged   that Mr. Colon and Mr. Smith entered a residence without permission and stole property valued in excess of $1,000.  Mr. Colon and Mr. Smith were charged with Burglary in the Second Degree, a class C Felony and Grand Larceny in the Fourth Degree, a class E Felony.  Mr. Colon and Mr. Smith were arraigned in the Centralized Arraignment Court and remanded to the Steuben County Jail in lieu of $1.00 bail.  Sheriff Allard thanks the City of Corning Police Department for their assistance in this investigation and subsequent arrest.  

FCC File

On January 4, 2024 Tower Broadcasting, LLC, licensee of call signs: WABH, 1380.0, Bath, New York; W293CE, 106.5, Bath, New York; W262CX, 100.3, Bath, New York; and WVIN-FM, 98.3, Bath, New York, filed an application with the Federal Communications Commission to transfer control of its broadcast licenses to the Estate of Gordon Ichikawa.  Members of the public wishing to view this application or obtain information about how to file comments and petitions on the application can visit:  https://publicfiles.fcc.gov and search in the public files of the stations.

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