Teen Ditches Car by Mobil with Dad

Reading this on your phone? Download our new app on Google Play and the Apple store. AVON – A young driver got a lesson from the school of hard knocks Friday evening as he and his dad were out for a drive on 15A near Bob Johnson Chevrolet. According to first responders on scene, the driver was driving on a learner's permit, and inexperience led to his losing control of the vehicle, running off the road, cros...

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'Hotspots' Extinguished at Portage Rekindling

Reading this on your phone? Download our new app on Google Play and the Apple store. PORTAGE – The house fire that rekindled Friday afternoon has been once again extinguished by firefighters with the Nunda Fire Department. First Assistant Chief Travis Rawleigh says that the home collapsed on itself while burning, and flared up again as small pockets of heat ignited the rubble. "The way the structure collap...

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Portage House Rekindles, Flames Again Visible

Reading this on your phone? Download our new app on Google Play and the Apple store. PORTAGE – Nunda firefighters were called back to the scene of a house fire on Parker Road Friday afternoon as flames again were once again seen shooting out of the residence. In the early hours of Friday, Nunda firefighters rescued two women and a man who were trapped inside, and the cause of the fire was under investigation...

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United Paves the Way for Charity by Exceeding Campaign Goals

Reading this on your phone? Download our new app on Google Play and the Apple store. LIVINGSTON COUNTY – United Way of Rochester and Livingston County is thrilled to announce that their employee campaign has raised $40,049, exceeding their goal of $38,000 by $2,049. Of course, all great efforts take more than a single organization, and United Way sends a special thanks to donors such as American Rock Salt, the L...

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Nunda Firefighter Recalls Heroic Rescue at Portage Home Fire

PORTAGE — Brave Nunda firefighters made a heroic rooftop rescue in the early hours of Friday, carrying two trapped women through thick clouds of seemingly impenetrable smoke and down a ladder and to safety. Firefighters Travis Rawleigh and Travis Deiter, along with Chief Rob Walker, were some of the first firefighters on scene as smoke quickly engulfed the two story structure. They were only able to discover the...

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Portage House Fire Still Under Investigation After Hospitalizing Two Occupants

Reading this on your phone? Download our new app on Google Play and the Apple store. PORTAGE — Details continue to emerge on the Portage house fire that completely destroyed a Parker Road home. According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, when Sheriff Deputies arrived everyone was out of the house but the house was fully engulfed with fire. One occupant of the residence was tr...

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