Nunda Teenager Declared Missing

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office released a missing person report for 15-year-old female Jyoti J. Sanford. According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Jyoti is an Asian female who is 4'7'' and 90 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a black t-shirt and black sweatpants. She is a special needs child and was last seen at her residence, 9554 Nunda Dalton Road in Nunda at … [Read more...]

Cops: Fleeing Parolee’s Crime Spree Hit Nunda, Avon, Wellsville

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – A wanted parolee is in custody on multiple felony charges for allegedly stealing in Nunda and Avon and fleeing from law enforcement multiple times. According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Randy Smith, 44, was arrested for felony Burglary in the Second Degree, felony Grand Larceny in the Fourth Degree, felony Grand Larceny in the Third Degree, and misdemeanor Obstructing Governmental … [Read more...]

Cops: Nunda Man Threw Protected Woman on Bed and Fled to Fillimore

NUNDA – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a Nunda man on a felony charge for allegedly getting into a physical altercation with a person who is the subject of an order of protection. According to a press release from Thomas Dougherty, Curtis Yeoman, 32, was arrested for felony Criminal Contempt in the First Degree, misdemeanor Criminal Obstruction of Breathing, two counts of misdemeanor Endangering the Welfare of a Child, and … [Read more...]

Nunda Baker’s Creepy Cakes Go National

NUNDA – A Nunda cake artist is getting national attention for her strange and creepy cakes. According to our news partners News10NBC, baker Katherine Dey made Buzzfeed Food and the national food blog INSIDER Dessert. "I've always loved anatomy, so making a heart cake or a brain cake or an eyeball, muscles," Dey said to INSIDER Dessert. "Those are all fun topics for me." The cakes look like human body parts and creepy faces and heads. … [Read more...]

Free Cancer Prevention Classes Coming to Nunda

NUNDA – UR Medicine’s Wilmot Cancer Institute, the Center for Community Health and the Chronic Disease Prevention Committee of the Genesee Valley Health Partnership will present a free cancer prevention program called Healthy Living Livingston starting in under two weeks. According to a press release from Wilmot Cancer Institute, Healthy Living Livingston runs from March 21 to June 9 at Trinity Church, Nunda, 25 East St. Participants attend … [Read more...]

Nunda Rollover Injures One

NUNDA – A rollover accident on Rte. 436 injured a driver Friday afternoon. According to first responders on scene, the vehicle was northbound on 436 when it ran off the left side of the roadway north of Telegraph Road at about 2:40 p.m. First responders arrived to find that the female driver had exited the vehicle on her own. Mercy Flight was initially put on standby for the call but was later cancelled. A Nunda Ambulance transported … [Read more...]

Violent Squall Causes Head-On Nunda Crash

NUNDA – Rapidly deteriorating weather conditions are thought to have caused a head-on collision on Rte. 408 in Nunda late Friday morning. According to first responders on scene, the two SUV's were on Rte. 408 in opposite directions when they collided in the area of Pentagass Road. Each car contained one person. Neither driver is thought to have suffered life-threatening injuries. The accident is thought to have been due to poor … [Read more...]

SUN VIDEO: Nunda Boy Scout Troop Turns 100

NUNDA – Nunda's Boy Scout Troop celebrated its 100th birthday on Saturday. Started in 1916, just 6 years after the Boy Scouts was founded nationwide, Troop 4077 has carried on through the years recruiting young boys as responsible citizens. "It's a family is what it is," said Chris Elliott, Troop 4077 Scoutmaster. "Generally we work with the nuclear family, which is the current troop, but we have an extended family in the community that … [Read more...]

Fire Destroys Nunda Garage


NUNDA – A fire destroyed a large garage on Tuesday. According to first responders, the garage was a total loss. The incident occurred on Rte. 15 (Creek Road). The Livingston County Sheriff's Office Road Patrol, Criminal Investigations Division and Forensic Identification Unit were on scene. Responding fire departments included Nunda and Dansville. Note: This story originally incorrectly said that the fire occurred in West Sparta. … [Read more...]

Nunda Man Considers Guilty Plea in Disturbing Child Sex Case

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – A man accused of one of the highest-level sex crimes in New York State penal law is considering pleading guilty. Herman Hassell, 47, is accused of felony Predatory Sexual Assault Against a Child, one count of felony Criminal Sex Act in the First Degree, three counts of felony Criminal Sex Act in the Third Degree, and two counts of misdemeanor Endangering the Welfare of a Child for allegedly having sex with multiple girls … [Read more...]