Meth lab busted in Schuyler County; three arrests made

The Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office says on Wednesday an investigation into manufacture of methamphetamine at 1619 County Route 15 in Catherine resulted in the arrest of three individuals. Richard A. Franklin, 41, Rachel J. Pyhtila, 19, and Ronald H. Havens, 64 were charged with third-degree unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine – a Class D felony. The charges allege that the trio... more

LETTER: Underage drinking still a problem in Schuyler Co.

To the Editor – As an employee of Schuyler County Public Health I am concerned about the underage drinking problem in Schuyler County. According to the most current data 47.6% of 7th through 12th grade students report using alcohol at some point in their life and 25.5% report using it in the past 30 days. Many young people in the... more

Police: Schuyler home health aide charged with grand larceny

Delinda K. Buchanan, 41 years old of Savona, was arrested on Monday and charged with 12 counts Offering a False Instrument for Filing in the first degree, a class E felony and Grand Larceny in the third degree, a class D felony. It is alleged that Buchanan who is a home health aide submitted 12 time cards containing false information and... more