Category: Owasco

DEBRIEF: East Hill Medical fills important void as rural communities struggle economically (podcast)

DEBRIEF: East Hill Medical fills important void as communities struggle economically (podcast)

Keith Cuttler spends most of his days thinking about ways to get crucial medical services to the most-vulnerable parts of the Cayuga County. It’s been an evolving challenge, since coming into his role with a crucial local provider in 2016. “The client ... MORE

Transfer station shuts down in Owasco after losing money

The Owasco Recycling Center has shut down. It was reported by the Auburn Citizen late last week that the transfer station would close due to financial issues. Casella Waste Systems had previously run the station before its closure. It first became public ... MORE
Police investigate stabbing after basketball game in Owasco

Public’s help sought after stabbing following basketball game in Owasco

New York State Police are asking for the public’s assistance as they work through a stabbing investigation in Owasco. Around 6 p.m. on Wednesday troopers responded to Auburn Community Hospital for a subject with a reported stab wound. Following investigation, it was ... MORE
HAB results in beach closure along Owasco Lake

HAB results in beach closure along Owasco Lake

The Cayuga County Health Department says that HABs or Harmful Algal Blooms have been found on Owasco Lake. They were reported on Thursday and are expected to continue due to warm weather. The health department closed Camp Y-Owasco beach due to the ... MORE
Officials worry about COVID spike as Route 90 sale happens in Cayuga County

Officials worry about COVID spike as Route 90 sale happens in Cayuga County

Each year there is a 50-mile-long garage sale in Cayuga County. It’s called the Route 90 Sale, and it typically draws thousands. Officials tell The Auburn Citizen that they are worried about what could happen if the sale occurs in terms of ... MORE
Auto Draft

Drama along Owasco Lake (photo)

A stunning sunset along Owasco Lake by Anthony Colucci ... MORE
Emerson Park Marina (photo)

Emerson Park Marina (photo)

Emerson park marina in Cayuga County by Michael W. Jones taken on April 20th ... MORE
Owasco suspends brush dumping at site after DEC critique

Owasco suspends brush dumping at site after DEC critique

The town of Owasco has temporarily suspended its hours for dumping brush and leaves at the recycling center, following a DEC order and extensive use. Town Supervisor Ed Wagner tells The Auburn Citizen that operating on a schedule will help the town ... MORE
Cayuga County, News, Owasco
Owasco man

Owasco man pleads guilty to felony weapon charges, likely to spend 3 years in prison

An Owasco man who was arrested last spring is going to spend time behind bars after he pleaded guilty to two felony charges. That happened during a court appearance on Tuesday, according to The Citizen, where Anthony Ranauro, 32, pleaded guilty to ... MORE
Cayuga County, Courts, News, Owasco
Firefighters battle blaze at Lakeview Country Club

Firefighters battle blaze at Lakeview Country Club

Firefighters from around Cayuga County were called to a fire at Lakeview Country Club. The fire was reported around 3 p.m. at 6642 East Lake Road in Owasco. First responders from Owasco, Fleming, and Aurelius responded to the scene, as well as ... MORE
Cayuga County, Fire, News, Owasco
Owasco highway superintendent will have official misconduct charge dropped

Owasco highway superintendent will have official misconduct charge dropped

And just like that the official misconduct charge against an elected Owasco highway superintendent will go away. Robert Bruno appeared in court on Wednesday to be arraigned on the charge of official misconduct. He left court with an arrangement that will allow ... MORE
Owasco at dark (photo)

Owasco at dark (photo)

Caroline Lounsbury captured this awesome shot from the park at Owasco ... MORE
Cayuga County 911 dealing with massive workload since discovery changes took hold

Cayuga County 911 dealing with massive workload since discovery changes took hold

Cayuga County E-911 has some staffing issues that it needs to resolve. At least that was the pitch heard by the Cayuga County Legislature this week when they met. E-911 Administrator Denise Spingler addressed the legislators at a meeting on Wednesday – ... MORE
Auto Draft

Local business owners question Cayuga County’s RFP process at Emerson Park Pavilion

Cayuga County may be going back to the drawing board, after an RFP process was called into question. As result, the County might consider accepting new bids on a contract to cater events at the Emerson Park Pavilion. The catering company that ... MORE
Bids will be accepted for added month as Emerson Park Pavilion RFP debate moves forward

Bids will be accepted for added month as Emerson Park Pavilion RFP debate moves forward

Venders are getting an extra month to submit a bid for a future contract on the Emerson Park Pavilion in Cayuga County. The deadline has been pushed to February 28th at 2 p.m. An issue with the RFP process, which made some ... MORE