The Chemung County Sheriff’s Office has arrested 21-year-old Krissean Smith-Newhart of Jersey City, New Jersey. Officers were dispatched to a disabled vehicle on I-86 in Elmira. The operator of the vehicle gave deputies a false name. Smith didn’t have a driver’s license and... Read More.
An Elmira man has been sentenced to a year in prison for his part in the death of Israel Luna in Elmira this year. Kharii Monroe entered a guilty plea to Assault... Read More.
Tops Markets has announced the closing of ten stores in upstate New York. The South main street store in Elmira is the only closing announced in the Southern Tier. Tops filed Chapter... Read More.
Hockey fans are getting ready to cheer on the Elmira Enforcers. Team owner Robbie Nichols unveiled the team name and colors at First Arena. It honors the law enforcement community and was the top pick out of 10 choices. Brent Clark was named the... Read More.
The Chemung County Sheriff’s Office responded to a shooting on Albert Street in Elmira around 1:30 in the morning. 19-year-old Tyir Dorsey was found to have suffered a superficial gunshot wound to the head. According to the victim, the incident happened in Southport, near... Read More.
40-year-old Kimani Meadows of Elmira has been sentenced to 25 years to life in prison for the December murder of Robyn Roper of the Bronx. Roper was shot five times and left... Read More.
The spill involving just over a million gallons of storm water and untreated sewage will affect the Chemung River in Elmira for a while. Intense rainfall caused three locations on Water Street to spill sewage into the river on Monday. According to the Chemung... Read More.
Tuesday’s rain caused a release of untreated sewage into the Chemung River near Elmira. 1.2 million gallons of raw sewage entered the river at three locations along Water Street.
An Elmira man has died after his car plunged into the Chemung River in Wellsburg on Wednesday morning. The man was found unconscious in his car with the seat belt fastened. 72-year-old... Read More.
32-year-old Omayra Martin of Elmira has been charged with felony Criminally Negligent Homicide and Endangering the Welfare of a Child. The charges were announced Tuesday by the Chemung County Sheriff’s Office following an April 2017 car crash on West Hill Road. Martin was traveling... Read More.