Report: Woodstock 50's new investor named

Report: Woodstock 50's new investor named

According to a report from Pitchfork, the Woodstock 50 festival's newest investor has been named. 

2 hrs 12 mins ago
Suspects indicted on murder, burglary charges following fatal Apalachin home invasion

Suspects indicted on murder, burglary charges following fatal Apalachin home invasion

 The two men accused of breaking into a home and killing a man in Apalachin were indicted Friday, according to the Tioga County District Attorney's Office.

2 hrs 55 mins ago by Caitlin Murphy
Police: One arrested after mobile meth lab found in Horseheads

Police: One arrested after mobile meth lab found in Horseheads

 One man was arrested after police say they found a mobile meth lab during a traffic stop Friday in Horseheads. 

4 hrs 29 mins ago by Caitlin Murphy
Child killed in ATV accident

Child killed in ATV accident

An 8-year-old boy from Waverly was killed over the weekend in an ATV accident in Montour Falls, according to the Schuyler County Sheriff's Office.  

5 hrs 29 mins ago by Isabel Garcia
Annual Susan G. Komen Race for a Cure

Annual Susan G. Komen Race for a Cure

ELMIRA, N.Y.(WENY)--  Sunday morning, streets were shut down and blocked off for the annual Susan G. Komen Race for a Cure in Downtown Elmira. Over 2,000 people were in attendance between participants and volunteers who came out to show their support. 

May 19th, 11:27 AM EDT by Christina Episcopo
Stage Strong Fit-A-Thon

Stage Strong Fit-A-Thon

CORNING, N.Y.(WENY)-- In 2015, Kelley Stage was killed in a murder-for-hire plot by her husband, Thomas Clayton. Saturday, Journey 333 in Corning helped raise money for her kids trust funds and raised awareness about domestic violence in her memory. 

May 19th, 10:36 AM EDT by Christina Episcopo
9th Annual Seneca Lake Wine and Food Festival

9th Annual Seneca Lake Wine and Food Festival

WATKINS GLEN,N.Y.(WENY)--Saturday was the 9th annual Seneca Lake Wine and Food festival held in Clute Park in Watkins Glen. This large event hosts almost all of the Seneca Lake wineries and includes a lot of the different restaurants and food trucks that are in the area.

May 18th, 4:07 PM EDT by Christina Episcopo
Color the Valley 5K

Color the Valley 5K

ADDISON, N.Y.(WENY)-- Saturday morning, the Valley Early Childhood School held their "Color the Valley 5K" color run in support of raising money for their programs. Teachers and volunteers took time out of their Saturday to either participate in the run or help spray the runners with colors! 

May 18th, 2:59 PM EDT by Christina Episcopo
This Week in Wine Country-- Cody Carlson Says Goodbye to Wine Country

This Week in Wine Country-- Cody Carlson Says Goodbye to Wine Country

For this week's edition of This Week in Wine Country, sponsored by the Finger Lakes Wine Country, WENY's Cody Carlson says goodbye to Wine Country, and announces his replacement.

May 18th, 9:36 AM EDT
Pawz and Purrz community event happening today

Pawz and Purrz community event happening today

The event is happening today at noon, and is open to the public.  

May 18th, 9:22 AM EDT by Ashley Cafaro
Waverly high school students raise awareness about underage drinking

Waverly high school students raise awareness about underage drinking

Students from Waverly High School take part in a countywide community awareness campaign program. 

May 18th, 9:13 AM EDT by Ashley Cafaro
3 arrested after police find meth, shrooms, acid inside Hornell home

3 arrested after police find meth, shrooms, acid inside Hornell home

Police arrested 3 people after finding drugs inside a home on East Avenue in the city of Hornell. 

May 18th, 9:05 AM EDT by Ashley Cafaro
Trooper Clark honored during 6th annual law enforcement memorial

Trooper Clark honored during 6th annual law enforcement memorial

Remembering the brave men and women who lost their lives in the line of duty, that's what happened Friday night in Bath. The Steuben County Sheriff's Office remembered their fallen brothers and sisters, 

May 17th, 9:31 PM EDT by Brandon Menard
Livingston Correctional Facility among NYS prison closures

Livingston Correctional Facility among NYS prison closures

Right now, the prison has 806 inmates, and more than 327 people working there. In a statement, the Department of Corrections says the new state budget authorized the closure of up to 3 facilities. The affected facilities were selected after a review of several factors, including, infrastructure, program offerings, and proximity to other correctional facilities.

May 17th, 8:56 PM EDT by Nick Quattrini
Free WatkinStock concert event planned for August

Free WatkinStock concert event planned for August

While it remains unclear if Woodstock 50 will actually happen this summer, one local music lover is organizing an event inspired by the concert festival; the first ever WatkinStock.

May 17th, 6:42 PM EDT by Isabel Garcia
WENY Says Goodbye, See You Later to Cody Carlson

WENY Says Goodbye, See You Later to Cody Carlson

WENY News says goodbye to Cody Carlson on Good Morning Twin Tiers. Cody is staying with Lilly Broadcasting, but will now be launching at PA Capitol Bureau, reporting on issues impacting the Northern Tier and Erie regions of Pennsylvania. You'll still see his stories on WENY News!

May 17th, 6:41 PM EDT by Renata Stiehl
2019 Tioga County Special Olympics

2019 Tioga County Special Olympics

MANSFIELD, PA(WENY)-- Friday morning kicked off the 2019 Tioga County Special Olympics track and field games. Even though there were a few scattered showers in the mix of the morning, the games still went on without a hitch. 

May 17th, 6:08 PM EDT by Christina Episcopo
CMOG hosts 51st annual student art show

CMOG hosts 51st annual student art show

 For the 51st year, the Corning Museum of Glass (CMOG) is opening its doors to display hundreds of pieces of art. 

May 17th, 5:09 PM EDT by Brandon Menard
EPD investigating after shed stolen

EPD investigating after shed stolen

The Elmira Police Department is investigating after they say a shed was stolen from a home on East Warren Street.  

May 17th, 3:16 PM EDT by Caitlin Murphy
Lang: Woodstock 50 tickets will now be less than $400

Lang: Woodstock 50 tickets will now be less than $400

Woodstock co-founder and 50th anniversary festival organizer Michael Lang says tickets for the event, which is slated to take place this August at Watkins Glen International, could be cheaper than initially reported. 

May 17th, 2:02 PM EDT by Caitlin Murphy
Girl throws out first pitch after battling surgery complications
Girl throws out first pitch after battling surgery complications

After suffering a brain stem bleed from what was supposed to be a routine surgery, one little girl was able to throw out the first pitch at the last home game for a local varsity baseball team.

Former Cayuga Power Plant to Possibly Become a Data Center
Former Cayuga Power Plant to Possibly Become a Data Center

ITHACA, N.Y.(WENY)--The Cayuga Power Plant in Lansing has announced some major changes to its operation. The Cayuga Power plant is looking to move away from re-powering with natural gas, but instead going in a whole different direction. 

Steuben Co. leaders speak out following stern FCC letter to NY regarding 911 surcharges
Steuben Co. leaders speak out following stern FCC letter to NY regarding 911 surcharges

Leaders in Steuben County are speaking out after the FCC brought to light concerns surrounding 911 surcharges for cell phone customers. 

Woodstock 50 organizers: Festival has new investors, will announce ticket sales soon
Woodstock 50 organizers: Festival has new investors, will announce ticket sales soon

One day after a court ruled former investor Dentsu could not cancel the Woodstock 50 festival by pulling its support, Woodstock 50 festival organizers announced they have new investors ready to sign on. 

U.S. Agency to monitor harmful algal blooms on Seneca Lake
U.S. Agency to monitor harmful algal blooms on Seneca Lake

One company is doing their part to help combat harmful algal blooms in the Finger Lakes. They're deploying sensors in the lake to record data on an instant basis.