Monroe County

Monroe County news briefing with Health Commissioner Dr Michael Mendoza
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March 14, 2020 - 6:59 am
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WBEN) - A second coronavirus case has been confirmed in Western New York.
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March 12, 2020 - 5:30 am
Rochester, N.Y. (WBEN) - A Rochester man has tested positive for Coronavirus and becomes the first confirmed case in Western New York. Public health officials says the man is "recovering nicely" at home and had traveled to a high risk area.
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April 06, 2018 - 1:09 pm
SWEDEN, N.Y. (WBEN/AP) - A woman used a "large-bladed kitchen knife" to sever the head of her 7-year-old son 10 days after she was released from a hospital mental health unit, authorities said Friday. Monroe County Sheriff's deputies arrested 36-year-old Hanane Mouhib after Abraham Cardenas was...
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