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

Deputies: Cayuta man had drug making materials

On Sunday the Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Cayuta man on charges of possessing methamphetamine making materials. Robert J. Durfey, 41, of Cayuta was charged with one count of second-degree unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine – a Class C felony. Durfey was arraigned in the Town of Cayuta Court and is remanded to the Schuyler County Jail on $10,000 cash... 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