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  • Latest from FLX as water levels continue to rise (full-coverage)

    It’s a bad situation. As a whole, the region is several inches over “normal” rainfall amounts for the last two months. While the Finger Lakes didn’t see the snowmelt that sometimes contributes to springtime flooding — we have seen plenty of spring …more
  • Newark man charged with DWI after driving car in ditch

    Deputies in Wayne County arrested a Newark man, who is accused of drunk driving in Williamson. Deputies say that Christopher Concert, 25, of Newark drove off the north side of the roadway on State Rt. 104 — striking several small trees and …more
  • FARM ACCIDENT: 2-year-old airlifted to Strong Memorial Hospital after Penn Yan incident

    A farm accident on Welker Rd. left a Penn Yan boy hospitalized at Strong Memorial Hospital, according to deputies. Deputies in Yates County say the incident happened around 9 am, when the 2-year-old and his brother were in a barn with their father. The younger child then climbed onto an operating feed conveyor and became pinched by the large machine....
  • Penn Yan man pinned by fallen pickup

    A Merritt Hill Road man was able to wiggle free from underneath a pickup that fell onto him and call 911 for help, according to Yates County sheriff’s deputies. A condition was not immediately available for David W. Smith II, 35. Smith was taken by Penn Yan ambulance to a waiting Mercy Flight helicopter, which flew him to Strong Memorial...
  • Water rescue deployed to save a man, dog in Lansing

    A man and his dog have several departments to thank today, after a water rescue Friday night in Lansing. Fire Officials say the pair were walking near Ludlowville Road around 6:00 pm, when the dog jumped into Salmon Creek. The man jumped in after, and both were swept away by the rapid water. The Lansing Fire Department were first on...
  • Latest from FLX as water levels continue to rise (full-coverage)

    It’s a bad situation. As a whole, the region is several inches over “normal” rainfall amounts for the last two months. While the Finger Lakes didn’t see the snowmelt that sometimes contributes to springtime flooding — we have seen plenty of spring rains. On Thursday a road washed out in Geneva. Coastal communities along Lake Ontario have been on edge...