Category: Weedsport

Weedsport man had ties to January 6th attack in Washington D.C.

Weedsport man had ties to January 6th attack in Washington D.C.

The Weedsport man who was taken into custody on January 1st following an incident involving a rifle at a hotel near Washington D.C. may have had links to the Capitol attack. The Washington Post published a list of arrested related to the ... MORE
Weedsport man accused of brandishing gun in Virginia incident

Weedsport man accused of brandishing gun in Virginia incident

A Weedsport man is facing serious charges for discharging a gun in the Washington D.C. area earlier this month. The incident was not connected to unrest at the Capitol on January 6th. Instead, Moses Geri, 38, was arrested on January 1st around ... MORE
Garbage hauler, multiple tractor-trailers involved in Weedsport Thruway crash

Garbage hauler, multiple tractor-trailers involved in Thruway crash

New York State Police responded to the scene of a multi-vehicle accident in the Brutus-area of the Thruway on Tuesday. Snowfall created poor visibility and parts of the roadway were snow-covered. A garbage hauler and several tractor-trailers were involved in the wreck ... MORE
Weedsport’s Suzie Nemec receives, All-CNY, state field hockey honors

Weedsport’s Suzie Nemec receives, All-CNY, state field hockey honors

Weedsport senior athletic standout Suzie Nemec has been named to the 2020 Section III All-CNY Field Hockey team and the NYS Class C first team. The All-CNY Field Hockey team is chosen by Section III coaches and the syracuse.com high school sports ... MORE
WATCH: “Rockin’ Weedsport” The Movie (Part 1, 1980-1985)

WATCH: “Rockin’ Weedsport” The Movie (Part 1, 1980-1985)

It started in the early-1980s when a group of energetic music lovers in the village of Weedsport began an extraordinary run into live music. It served in compliment to Weedsport’s already-popular and successful dirt car racing. What started as a small, pavilion ... MORE
Drunk driver in 2019 crash that killed Weedsport man sentenced to 7-24 years in prison

Drunk driver in 2019 crash that killed Weedsport man sentenced to 7-24 years in prison

The drunk driver who killed a Weedsport man in a 2019 crash will spend between 7 and 24 years in prison. Heriberto Perez-Velasquez, 32, pleaded guilty in September to an aggravated vehicular homicide charge, as well as a number of others. Those ... MORE
Officials: Employees at Dunkin’ in Weedsport test positive for COVID-19

Officials: Employees at Dunkin’ in Weedsport test positive for COVID-19

The Cayuga County Health Department is warning about a possible COVID-19 exposure at the Dunkin Donuts in Weedsport. They say employees have tested positive for the virus and were working on November 2nd between 5 a.m. and 5 p.m., November 4th from ... MORE
Weedsport schools close after COVID exposure at cross country meet, three new positives

Remote learning continues at Weedsport Junior & Senior High School after positive COVID tests

After being closed on Monday, officials in the Weedsport Central School District said that the junior and senior high school would remain closed on Tuesday. Over the weekend three positive cases were discovered in the buildings, and those positives resulted in extensive ... MORE
Possible COVID exposure at Weedsport gas station

Possible COVID exposure at Weedsport gas station

The Cayuga County Health Department is warning of a possible COVID-19 exposure at Bayside Gas Station on Main Street in Fair Haven. Officials say an employee tested positive for the virus and worked on Sunday, November 1st between 12 p.m. and 6 ... MORE
Sheriff: Weedsport teens taken into custody after burglary at former restaurant

Sheriff: Weedsport teens taken into custody after burglary at former restaurant

Two teens and a minor were taken into custody after a burglary in Cayuga County at a former restaurant. Sheriff Brian Schenck reports that on Monday around 4 p.m. deputies responded to a call for suspicious person, after Cayuga County E-911 received ... MORE
Two charged with burglary in Weedsport after foot chase

Three charged with burglary in Weedsport after foot chase

Sheriff Brian Schenck reports that on Monday at 4:05 PM the Cayuga County E-911 Center took a call reporting a suspicious person in the area of the former Old Erie Restaurant in the Village of Weedsport. Sheriff’s road patrol units responded along ... MORE
More $50 fines in Cayuga County as health inspectors find businesses violating mask rules

More $50 fines in Cayuga County as health inspectors find businesses violating mask rules

More fines followed inspections in Cayuga County, which is seeing an uptick in confirmed coronavirus cases. Last month multiple businesses were fined for not complying with state mandates on COVID-era operation. This week, the Cayuga County Board of Health approved consent orders, ... MORE
DEBRIEF: East Hill Medical fills important void as rural communities struggle economically (podcast)

DEBRIEF: East Hill Medical fills important void as communities struggle economically (podcast)

Keith Cuttler spends most of his days thinking about ways to get crucial medical services to the most-vulnerable parts of the Cayuga County. It’s been an evolving challenge, since coming into his role with a crucial local provider in 2016. “The client ... MORE
Cato-Meridian, Weedsport districts increase masking requirements at school after positive tests

Cato-Meridian, Weedsport districts increase masking requirements at school after positive tests

Two schools in Cayuga County have changed their policy to allow students to take off masks while seated inside classrooms where desks are six feet apart. The Cato-Meridian and Weedsport districts made the change after positive COVID-19 tests. While it might seem ... MORE
Trump flag prompts outrage in Weedsport, officials say there’s little they can do

Officials say there’s little they can do after Trump sign prompts outrage in Weedsport

A sign supporting President Donald Trump is raising eyebrows in Cayuga County. Less because of the sign-owner’s support for the President, though. It has to do with a curse word that appears in the center of it. “Trump 2020 F— your feelings,” ... MORE
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