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Wegmans has always navigated change. But these hurdles might be the toughest ones yet.
December 7, 2022, 9:00 pm | Source
Beloved grocery chain Wegmans has come a long way from a single Rochester market a century ago. Its future path is lined with new challenges.

Bombshell for the Bills: Von Miller out for the rest of the season due to ACL tear
December 7, 2022, 9:00 pm | Source
The Bills got some terrible news Wednesday as star edge rusher Von Miller will miss the remainder of 2022 due to his knee injury.

Pedestrian struck by vehicle and killed in Chenango County
December 7, 2022, 3:38 pm | Source
A Chenango County woman died Monday after she was hit by a car on state Highway 80 in the town of Sherburne. The driver stopped to help.

Pudgie's Pizza founder Charles Cleary dies at 82: 'He always had a sparkle in his eyes'
December 7, 2022, 3:02 pm | Source
Charles "Pudgie" Cleary, 82 died on Dec. 4. Cleary founded Pudgie's Pizza, an Elmira-based shop with multiple New York and Pennsylvania locations.

NY added 27K flu cases in 1 week. Here's what to know as hospitals brace for patient surges
December 7, 2022, 10:06 am | Source
Flu cases in New York are off the charts and poised to get worse, while an uptick in COVID downstate suggests a winter wave may be starting.

Black, Hispanic people more often disciplined in NY prisons, Inspector General says
December 7, 2022, 10:05 am | Source
The Inspector General found disparities have worsened since 2017. The root causes for the disparities, however, remains unclear.

As NY schools struggle to fill jobs, one Southern Tier superintendent is driving the bus
December 7, 2022, 10:02 am | Source
Wellsville Superintendent Dave Foster began picking up school bus routes so he didn't have to cancel school amid a staff shortage.

Local Skywarn spotters 'serve their country' as eyes on the ground during severe weather
December 7, 2022, 10:00 am | Source
The National Weather Service's team of Skywarn spotters go into action when severe weather events hit New York state.

Jan. 6 committee to recommend DOJ pursue criminal charges, but hasn't yet decided on names
December 6, 2022, 8:42 pm | Source
The House committee investigating the Capitol attack on Jan. 6, 2021, will make non-binding criminal recommendations to the Justice Department.

Former Broome County DA Steve Cornwell stole, altered records of 1995 DWI arrest
December 6, 2022, 8:20 pm | Source
Former Broome District Attorney Steven Cornwell was sentenced Monday for destroying files to cover up his DWI arrest nearly 30 years ago.

Stillbirth parents: It's time for Hochul to support paid leave legislation
December 6, 2022, 2:16 pm | Source
New York stillbirth parents are asking Governor Kathy Hochul to support legislation that would include stillbirths in the state' paid family leave.

Improve Norwich Now works to help people in literacy, foster care and homelessness
December 6, 2022, 10:02 am | Source
Improve Norwich Now will open Aunt Mary's House next year, offering prenatal care, child care, education and more for homeless, pregnant young women.

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