ICE Detains ‘At Least 8’ in Village of Caledonia

CALEDONIA – Immigration and Customs Enforcement are believed to have detained several people on North Street. Multiple independent sources confirm that multiple people with vests marked I.C.E. escorted several people from a property between Pioneer Road and Mill Street. Eyewitnesses report seeing plainclothes law enforcement involved as well as the Caledonia Police Department. Neighbors say that the resident mother and children were not … [Read more...]

Large Protest Flares Around Family Detained as Illegals in Geneseo

GENESEO – U.S. Border Patrol agents took a family of seven into custody on South Street Thursday night, sparking large protests by SUNY Geneseo students, local officials and migrant workers rights organizations. Mary Rutigliano, SUNY Geneseo student and Village of Geneseo Trustee, said that the Geneseo Police Department should never have called the Border Patrol when the driver of a minivan was stopped for allegedly speeding on Mary Jemison … [Read more...]

Geneseo Trustee Joins Call to Release Local Farm Worker from U.S. Customs

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – A Geneseo Village Trustee is calling for the release of a Livingston County farm worker who was arrested by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) last week. Advocates for José Coyote Pérez are circulating an online petition calling for his release and encouraging the public to call the Office of the Chief Counsel at the Buffalo Federal Detention Facility. Perez' most recent local public advocate is Geneseo Village … [Read more...]

4 Local Fire Departments Hone Cold Water Rescue Skills in Conesus Lake

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – Four local fire departments took to Conesus Lake on Sunday for annual ice and cold water rescue drills. The Conesus Fire Department hosted the Groveland, Springwater and Lakeville Fire Departments. Drills were at the Conesus Inlet Fish and Wildlife Management Area on East Swamp Road. Fire Department members practiced several different rescue scenarios throughout the morning. … [Read more...]

Conesus Lake Search Suspended for Ice

LIVONIA – After four full days of searching, the recovery mission for the two missing snowmobilers is being called off until ice recedes. According to Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, the search may resume in a few days. "We scanned everything in our targeted area. Search will be suspended until ice recedes back enough to scan farther north; best case few days" tweeted Dougherty. The Sheriff added that he met with the families of both Chris … [Read more...]

Ice to Slick Livingston County Roads Into Monday

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – A winter weather advisory is in effect through Monday morning. According to the National Weather Service, ice accumulations of up to a quarter of an inch are expected today. The advisory will be in effect until 7 a.m. Monday. Up to 2 inches of wet snow is expected to accumulate Sunday, 3 to 6 inches overnight, and an inch or less on Monday. Winds increasing to 20 to 30 mph out of the west are expected tonight with … [Read more...]

First Responders Rescue Injured Ice Fisherman at Vitale Park

LIVONIA – First responders rescued a man who slipped on the ice and hit his head hard at Vitale Park Saturday morning. According to first responders on scene, the man suffered a non life-threatening head injury and was transported to a hospital. The incident occurred at roughly 8:30 a.m. A Livonia EMS ambulance transported the man. Members of the Livingston County Sheriff's Office assisted with the rescue and investigation. Livingston … [Read more...]

National Weather Service Issues Freezing Rain Advisory for Livingston County

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – A winter weather advisory will remain in effect through 11 a.m. Wednesday. According to the national weather service, hazards will include freezing rain with ice accumulations of a trace to a few hundredths of an inch. Temperatures will be in the lower 30's Tuesday night. Highs will be in the lower 40's on Wednesday. Impacts will be light ice accumulations will create a few slick spots on untreated roads and … [Read more...]

ALERT: Icy Roads Cause Multiple Accidents in Livingston County

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – Tuesday morning's icy roads contributed to multiple car accidents in which multiple people were injured. According to first responders on scene at mile marker 46 on 390 southbound, at about 6:38 a.m. a Jeep was driving under the speed limit, possibly due to the weather conditions, when a Chevy Impala collided with its rear, sending both vehicles off of the road. The driver of the Jeep was transported to the hospital with … [Read more...]

Hold the Flip-Flops, Weekend Still Looks Chilly

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – Though we are seemingly in the middle of a late winter heat wave and 32 degree weather is a welcome break from zero and below zero windchills, it's not quite time to break out the shorts and flip-flops for the weekend. According to news partner 13WHAM, on Friday there will be high clouds early in the evening, with increased clouds after midnight. Lows will be about 16 degrees, and wind 10-15 mph from the SW. Saturday … [Read more...]