Category: Farmington

HOW TO WATCH: Jeff Gallahan, Matt Miller will meet in debate ahead of Election Day on FingerLakes1.com (video)

ICYMI: Jeff Gallahan, Matt Miller meet in debate on FingerLakes1.com (watch or listen)

On Tuesday FingerLakes1.com hosted a live-streamed debate between two candidates for New York State Assembly District 131. The district, which includes Ontario and Seneca counties has had a single representative for two decades. At the conclusion of 2020, Assemblyman Brian Kolb will ... MORE
Deadly intersection officially converted to roundabout in Ontario County

Deadly intersection officially converted to roundabout in Ontario County

A dangerous intersection that has been the site of several tragic accidents in Ontario County has a new, safer way for vehicles to move through. Last week officials in Ontario County held a ribbon cutting ceremony at the intersection of County Road ... MORE
Deputies: Williamson man suffers non-life threatening injuries, transported to Strong Hospital after Farmington crash

Deputies: Williamson man suffers non-life threatening injuries, transported to Strong Hospital after Farmington crash

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office reports the investigation of a crash that happened in the area of Weigert Road and Brownsville Road in Farmington. It happened on Tuesday around 6 a.m. Deputies say Justin Mosley, 27, of Williamson was traveling south on ... MORE
Officials growing worried about ‘slow increase’ in COVID-19 cases in Ontario County

Officials growing worried about ‘slow increase’ in COVID-19 cases in Ontario County

Officials in Ontario County are concerned with the slow increase in COVID-19 cases over the last several weeks. The County reported 36 active cases, where residents were in isolation, as of Wednesday. There were seven new cases that day. While not as ... MORE
Farmington woman charged with grand larceny after housing investigation

Farmington woman charged with grand larceny after housing investigation

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 54-year-old Farmington resident following an investigation into Section 8 Housing Benefits. Karen Keese, 54, was charged with grand larceny and issued an appearance ticket after investigators determined that she had unreported people ... MORE
Two drivers ticketed after serious crash shuts down Bowerman Rd. in Ontario County

Farmington motorcyclist ejected after serious crash; both operators ticketed

On Tuesday around 9:20 p.m. deputies were called to a car-motorcycle crash in the town of Farmington. Deputies say the motorcyclist, identified as Jordan Bauer, 23, of Farmington was headed north on Bowerman Road when he was struck by an SUV attempted ... MORE
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Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack outlines reopening plan to keep patrons safe

Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack has implemented a comprehensive program for the Sept. 9 reopening of its gaming floor that features new health and safety standards aimed at helping keep guests and employees safe. The program, called Play It Safe™, encompasses Finger ... MORE
DEBRIEF: Canandaigua Emergency Squad feels pinch of pandemic (podcast)

DEBRIEF: Canandaigua Emergency Squad feels pinch of COVID-19 (podcast)

The Canandaigua Emergency Squad is the busiest 911 response center in Ontario County. It’s been that way for more than 80 years. Chief Matt Sproul says his team responds to more than 6,000 calls for service per year. Their coverage area includes ... MORE
Motorcyclist critically hurt after crash in Ontario County

Motorcyclist critically hurt after crash in Ontario County

On Thursday around 8:30 p.m. deputies responded to the area of State Route 332 and Collett Road for a reported crash involving a motorcycle and passenger vehicle. Deputies say Chad Smith, 18, of Rushville was operating a passenger vehicle, and collided with ... MORE
BACK TO SCHOOL: Karen Hall discusses reopening plan in Red Jacket (podcast)

BACK TO SCHOOL: Karen Hall discusses reopening plan in Red Jacket (podcast)

While there have been a lot of concerns raised about the prospect of students and faculty going back to school this fall -- we are just a couple weeks away from a return to learning. Students around the region will learn in ... MORE
Multiple fatalities reported in Thruway crash; eastbound lanes remain shut down

LATEST: Troopers ID three killed, two hospitalized after wrong-way Thruway crash

New York State Police have identified the names of those involved in the wrong-way crash that shut down the eastbound lanes of the New York State Thruway for hours on Tuesday. Three people were killed, and two others were seriously injured. Charles ... MORE
‘Back The Blue’ ride, rally through Ontario County shows support for law enforcement

‘Back The Blue’ ride, rally through Ontario County shows support for law enforcement (photos)

Organizers say it was a peaceful showing over the weekend, as riders rallied to support local law enforcement in the Finger Lakes. They say approximately 800 vehicles and 1,600 people were in attendance of the ride, which ran through Ontario County, and ... MORE
Strong storms in Ontario County leave trail of significant wind damage (ph

Strong storms in Ontario County leave trail of significant wind damage (photos)

Severe thunderstorms rolled through Ontario County on Sunday bringing damaging winds and heavy rain. While there was no updates from the National Weather Service in Buffalo on what happened — significant damage was noted through photos around parts of the Route 332 ... MORE
Fi battle combine, brush fire

First responders battle combine, brush fire in Ontario County

First responders say no injuries were reported when police and fire personnel were called to a combine fire in Ontario County over the weekend. Farmington Fire Department was first toned out to the area of 5430 Shortsville Road for the report of ... MORE
Farmington teen charged with DWAI drugs

Farmington teen charged with DWAI drugs

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Farmington teen on DWAI drug charges following an investigation. Rebecca Farr, 19, of Farmington was charged with DWAI drugs and reckless endangerment after operating a vehicle on multiple streets in the community ... MORE