Chemung County

Chemung County Sheriff Christopher Moss has been selected as Rob Astorino's running mate in the NYS gubernatorial race. (credit:

Astorino Picks NYS Sheriffs’ Association President As GOP Running Mate

Rob Astorino announced Tuesday in a video that Chemung County Sheriff Christopher Moss is his pick to run for lieutenant governor. Moss is an outspoken critic of the tougher gun laws championed last year by Gov. Andrew Cuomo.


Elmira Storm Damage (credit: CBS 2)

National Weather Service Confirms Tornado Touched Down In Elmira

A state of emergency remains in effect in Elmira as crews continue clearing trees and repairing power lines that were brought down by the EF1 tornado, which has maximum winds up to 110 mph.


A Jail Cell - File / Photo: JEFF HAYNES/AFP/Getty Images

More Charges For Driver In Fatal Crash Near Elmira

State police said the 24-year-old Upham was driving around 100 miles an hour when he crashed his car into a house, killing his passenger — 22-year-old Kaylah Morse of Painted Post.