Category: Auburn

Citing concern for post-holiday weekend increase in COVID cases Auburn hospital delays visitation

Citing concern for post-holiday weekend increase in COVID cases Auburn hospital delays visitation

Auburn Community Hospital abruptly changed course on Tuesday, announcing that it wouldn’t open for visitors this week. As of last week, the hospital had planned to resume visitation on Wednesday. However, even with restrictions in place to maintain safe visitation at the ... MORE
City of Auburn watches AIM funding disappear

City of Auburn watches AIM funding disappear

The City of Auburn is watching it’s AIM funding disappear. City Clerk Chuck Mason says the official word came down this week, but that officials in the City knew it was on the way. “The twelve cities were all notified,” he told ... MORE
Auburn, like many other cities around NYS, watch as AIM funding disappears

Auburn, like many other cities around NYS, watch as AIM funding disappears

Things are going to get difficult for the City of Auburn, as it continues to navigate the fallout of the Coronavirus Pandemic. City Clerk Chuck Mason tells Finger Lakes News Radio that the City is already wrestling with a million dollar budget ... MORE
Pools and parks reopen in the city of Auburn

Pools and parks reopen in the city of Auburn

Get ready for summer! Officials in Auburn are opening the doors on local parks, and in less than two weeks the Casey Park pool will open. City Clerk Chuck Mason tells Finger Lakes News Radio that the City is doing everything it ... MORE
Auburn, Cayuga County, Life
Employee at Lowe’s in Auburn tests positive for COVID-19, public urged to monitor for symptoms

Employee at Lowe’s in Auburn tests positive for COVID-19, public urged to monitor for symptoms

The Cayuga County Health Department alerted the public late-Thursday about a potential COVID-19 exposure at Lowe’s on Grant Ave. An Auburn Lowe’s employee who resides in an adjacent county tested positive for COVID-19 and was working on Monday, June 22nd. Members of ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: What’s next for schools? Is 12-15 students per classroom realistic? (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: What’s next for schools? Is 12-15 students per classroom realistic? (podcast)

By Josh Durso What’s next for school districts across the region and Upstate New York? A lot of questions. Today on The Daily Debrief – we get an update from Auburn Superintendent Jeff Pirozzolo, and get his take on several of the ... MORE
INSIDE THE FLX: Auburn Superintendent Jeff Pirozzolo talks budget, plans for 2020-21 school year (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Auburn Superintendent Jeff Pirozzolo talks budget, plans for 2020-21 school year (podcast)

What’s next for school districts across New York State? That’s the question administrators like Superintendent Jeff Pirozzolo are considering as they stare down uncertainty in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. He leads the Auburn City School District and was in-studio talking ... MORE
Officials release statement after medivac helicopter grounded near Auburn Community Hospital due to fireworks

Officials release statement after medivac helicopter grounded near Auburn Community Hospital due to fireworks

Officials were prompted to release a statement after illegal fireworks displays in Cayuga County resulted in a medivac helicopter being grounded near Auburn Community Hospital. It forced the Auburn Police Department to investigate. Here’s the message that was released by Auburn Police ... MORE
Auburn, Cayuga County, News
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Cayuga County DMV opens by appointment only on Wednesday

Officials in Cayuga County have announced the reopening of the DMV office by appointment only. It begins on Wednesday. County Clerk Sue Dwyer says residents will be able to book appointments online to obtain a learner’s permit, restricted or conditional license, non-driver ... MORE
Five hospitalized after three-vehicle crash in Auburn

Five hospitalized after three-vehicle crash in Auburn

Two people had to be pulled from a vehicle that was involved in a three-car rollover crash on Wednesday in Auburn. The Auburn Citizen reports that the crash happened around 6:15 p.m. at the intersection of Arterial West and North Street. There ... MORE
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Lt. Gov. Hochul visits Auburn as reopening continues, touts NY Forward vision

Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul was in Auburn on Thursday visiting, and speaking about NY Forward, as communities in Central New York reopen. She was joined by city officials at Prison City Pub and Brewery and Next Chapter Brewpub before winding up the ... MORE
Police: Jrek Subs robbery investigation concludes with arrest in Auburn

Police: Jreck Subs robbery investigation concludes with arrest in Auburn

The Auburn Police Department has made an arrest in connection with a Halloween 2016 robbery that happened at Jreck Subs. The sub shop is located on Genesee Street. Officers identified Edwin Roberts, who was wanted on a felony arrest warrant, and took ... MORE
Firefighters battle garage fire in Owasco

Firefighters battle garage fire in Owasco

Officials say a garage fire in the town of Owasco was deemed not suspicious as crews made quick work of the scene on Thursday. The Auburn Fire Department was also called to the Bristol Avenue scene. Auburn police and fire investigators are ... MORE
Auburn, Cayuga County, Fire, News
Police: Suspicious fires under investigation in Auburn

Police seek person of interest in rash of structure, vehicle fires in Auburn (photo)

The Auburn Police Department is asking for the public’s help identifying a man who is said to be a person of interest in as many as eight separate fire investigations in the city. Det. Sean DeRosa tells Finger Lakes News Radoi that ... MORE
Deputies: Auburn man ejected from vehicle, airlifted to Upstate Hospital

Deputies: Auburn man ejected from vehicle, airlifted to Upstate Hospital

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the investigation of a single-car personal injury crash that happened on Route 89 in the town of Butler. Deputies were dispatched to the area of Route 89 and Reed Road for a car that had left ... MORE