Category: Montour Falls

INSIDE THE FLX: Environmental Reporter Peter Mantius talks in-depth on Romulus incineration proposal (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Environmental Reporter Peter Mantius talks in-depth on Romulus incineration proposal (podcast)

On Episode #95 of the Inside the FLX Podcast Josh Durso is joined by Environmental Reporter Peter Mantius of Water Front, a digital-only blog dedicated to covering environmental news in the Finger Lakes. He’ll be updating listeners on Circular enerG’s incinerator proposal, ... MORE
O-M girls unbeaten but focused on getting better

O-M girls unbeaten but focused on getting better

Odessa-Montour’s girls basketball team is sitting at 5-0 following a 49-39 victory at home Friday night against Tioga. As good as the Indians have been, head coach Greg Gavich is hoping better nights are still to come for the defending Interscholastic Athletic ... MORE
Two face drug, weapon charges in Schuyler County

Two face drug, weapon charges in Schuyler County

On Friday at about 2 am, Schuyler County Sheriff Deputies conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle on State Route 14 in the Village of Montour Falls after a Vehicle and Traffic Violation was observed. A search of vehicle and its occupants ... MORE
ELECTION NIGHT LIVE 2017 (webcast replay)

ELECTION NIGHT LIVE 2017 (webcast replay)

Josh Durso, Jackie Augustine & Jim Sinicropi were live inside the all-new FingerLakes1.com Studio on Election Night for results, reaction, interviews and analysis from Tuesday’s vote in Cayuga, Ontario, Schuyler, Seneca, Tompkins, Wayne and Yates Counties. Hear from Seneca Falls Town Supervisor ... MORE
ELECTION GUIDE 2017: Looking at all of the candidates, issues in Schuyler County

ELECTION GUIDE 2017: Looking at all of the candidates, issues in Schuyler County

In Schuyler County there is no bigger issue than the ongoing debate around Crestwood Midstream. The Houston-based energy company has been pursuing a development, which would allow them to store LPG beneath the surface of Seneca Lake in abandoned salt caverns. While ... MORE
O-M extends Stephens' coaching career

O-M extends Stephens’ coaching career

With their head coach on the sidelines for his final home game, the Odessa-Montour boys soccer team came up with its most impressive performance of the season Wednesday at Odessa’s Charles Martin Field. The sixth-seeded Indians scored four goals in each half ... MORE
Deckertown Falls at Montour flows after rainfall (photo)

Deckertown Falls at Montour flows after rainfall (photo)

Deckertown Falls looked fall like on Thursday. The flow was up after the recent rainfall we had. Photo by Jim Porupski ... MORE
Four face felony charges after meth lab bust in Montour Falls

Four face felony charges after meth lab bust in Montour Falls

The Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office announced the arrest of four individuals who are accused of manufacturing methamphetamine at the Romeo Village Apartments on Broadway St. in the Village of Montour Falls. Deputies say the Montour Falls Fire Department was called to the ... MORE
Dundee woman charged with welfare fraud

Dundee woman charged with welfare fraud

The Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office reports that Antoinette M. Morgan, 47, of Dundee was charged with offering a false instrument for filing and welfare fraud after allegedly providing false information to the Schuyler County Department of Social Services and receiving benefits. Morgan ... MORE
Odessa woman arrested for attempting to sell controlled substance

Odessa woman arrested for attempting to sell controlled substance

Jill M. Laughlin, 39, of Odessa was arrested on July 28th and charged with third-degree attempted criminal sale of a controlled substance. She allegedly attempted to sell prescription medicine. Laughlin was arraigned in the Village of Montour Falls Court and released to ... MORE
Havana Glen flowing after the rains (photo)

Havana Glen flowing after the rains (photo)

The falls at Havana Glen park were flowing pretty good on Thursday. This is a really great place to visit. Photo by Jim Porupski ... MORE
Short on customers, group calls for end of Seneca Lake LPG storage plan

Short on customers, group calls for end of Seneca Lake LPG storage plan

After learning that Arlington Storage Company could not find customers for additional fracked gas storage at Seneca Lake, Gas Free Seneca, represented by environmental law firm Earthjustice, sent letters to the two agencies with jurisdiction over the facility, asking for official disapproval ... MORE
FLX Waterfalls flowing in Spring of 2017 (photo galleria by Rachel Burkholder)

FLX Waterfalls flowing in Spring of 2017 (photo galleria by Rachel Burkholder)

The wet spring in the Finger Lakes has meant the many waterfalls throughout the region are flowing at full capacity. Rachel Burkholder has been out to see quite a few as you’ll be able to tell in our FLX Photo Galleria in ... MORE
LETTER: Underage drinking still a problem in Schuyler Co.

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 ... MORE
Pair charged with making meth in Montour Falls

Pair charged with making meth in Montour Falls

The Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office reports that on April 10th two Montour Falls residents were charged with producing methamphetamines. Richard A. Franklin, 41, and Rachel J. Pyhtila, 19, were charged with third-degree unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine — a Class D felony. They ... MORE
T-burg’s Reynolds throws no-hitter

T-burg’s Reynolds throws no-hitter

Liam Reynolds’ no-hit pitching brought eight strikeouts without a walk against the combined forces of Odessa-Montour and Watkins Glen as Trumansburg rolled to an 8-0 baseball victory Wednesday in the Interscholastic Athletic Conference. IthacaJournal.com: Read More ... MORE
Honk! ends its 2-day Odessa-Montour run

Honk! ends its 2-day Odessa-Montour run

The Odessa-Montour production of Honk! completed its two-day run Saturday in the school’s Fetter-Brown Auditorium with matinee and evening performances. The musical, sponsored by the O-M Fine Arts Boosters and featuring a wide age-range of O-M students, was under the direction of ... MORE
Schuyler DA: Man facing felony perjury charges employed at Geneva General Hospital

Schuyler DA: Man facing felony perjury charges employed at Geneva General Hospital

Provided A 61-year-old Montour man, who works at Geneva General Hospital was indicted by a grand jury in Schuyler County after officials say he perjured himself during jury service in a rape case. Gary Kline, of Montour was charged with two counts ... MORE