Category: News

Route 38 shut down in Cayuga County after one-car crash; occupant airlifted by Mercy Flight

12-year-old airlifted from scene of serious one-car crash in Cayuga County

Sheriff Brian Schenck provided an update on the one-vehicle crash that happened in the town of Conquest on Wednesday a little after 2 p.m. He says a 2014 Chrysler minivan operated by Kathleen Liccion, 39, of Auburn was traveling north on Route ... MORE
Pedestrians struck in Wayne County: Two helicopters requested to the scene

State Police, Wayne County District Attorney investigating hit-and-run crash that seriously injured two

New York State Police confirmed on Thursday that they are investigating a serious hit-and-run accident on State Route 414 in Wayne County. Police say the crash involved a vehicle and horse-and-buggy. The horse drawn buggy was traveling southbound when a vehicle also ... MORE
News, Rose, Wayne County
‘You didn’t know he passed away?’: Daughter describes feeling

‘You didn’t know he passed away?’: Daughter talks about learning her father died of COVID-19 at Elm Manor, hours after being told he was ‘asymptomatic’

It was noon on Memorial Day when Patricia Miller just found-out that her father Ralph Miller Sr. contracted COVID-19 while residing at Elm Manor Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Canandaigua. “I had someone call me who said she worked at Elm Manor ... MORE
More stimulus cash? Another round of checks could be coming

More stimulus cash? Another round of coronavirus relief checks could be coming when Senate returns

Another stimulus bill? Despite being in recess a group of Democrats are pushing for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to bring lawmakers back and take up the next coronavirus relief package. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Connecticut, is urging McConnell, R-Kentucky, to cancel the ... MORE
News, Politics
Infant dies at camping site in Cortland County

Infant dies at camping site in Cortland County

Deputies say an infant camping with family in Cortland County has died. Deputies were dispatched to the Tri-County Pond located on Lacey Road in Harford on July 2nd around 12:15 p.m. Family members of the 3-month-old infant say the child became unresponsive ... MORE
News, Tompkins County
Young child recovering after falling debris at Naples park causes severe head injuries

Young child recovering after falling debris at Naples park causes severe head injuries

Officials in Naples say the injuries sustained to a local child was a rare event, and one that he hasn’t seen happen in his time living in the area. That said, it serves as a cautionary tale for anyone visiting Grimes Glen ... MORE
Naples, News, Ontario County
Jeff Gallahan officially named winner of 131st Republican Primary

Jeff Gallahan officially named winner of 131st Republican Primary

Manchester Town Supervisor Jeff Gallahan is officially the winner in the 131st Republican Primary. The contest was held more than two weeks ago to find a Republican challenger to face-off against Matthew Miller, a Canandaigua Democrat, in November’s general election. Gallahan received ... MORE
HWS President Jacobsen says international students will be supported regardless of visa changes

HWS President Jacobsen says international students will be supported regardless of visa changes

Earlier this week the federal government issued guidance for international students as colleges and universities across the U.S. consider their options moving forward. The takeaway: If a college or university does not offer in-person learning opportunities this fall – any international students ... MORE
Pedestrian escapes injury after two-car crash near crosswalk in Victor

Pedestrian escapes injury after two-car crash near crosswalk in Victor

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office provided an update on a personal injury crash that they responded to on Wednesday along Phillips Road during the afternoon hours. Around 2:53 p.m. deputies were called along with the Fishers Fire Department and Victor-Farmington Volunteer Ambulance ... MORE
Seneca Falls man faces more than a half-dozen charges, including felony count after domestic incident

Seneca Falls man faces more than a half-dozen charges, including felony after domestic incident

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports that on Tuesday around 2:26 a.m. they responded to a domestic incident, resulting in one arrest. Joshua Goodman, 39, of Seneca Falls is accused of using his hands to restrict the blood or airflow of a ... MORE
Two adults, one minor face felony charge after Lyons pizzeria burglary

Two adults, one minor face felony charge after Lyons pizzeria burglary

New York State Police say three people were arrested on burglary charges following an investigation into an incident that occurred just a few days prior. On Monday police arrested Joelito Fernandez, 21, of Massena for third-degree burglary. On Tuesday, Angel Ortiz, 19, ... MORE
Deputies: Sodus Point man charged with assault after June incident

Deputies: Sodus Point man charged with assault after June incident

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Sodus Point man following an investigation. Deputies arrested Kirstopher Skillins, 36, following an investigation into an altercation that occurred in June 2020. The details of that incident were not released. However, deputies ... MORE
Deputies: Webster man charged with DWI after Sodus Point traffic stop

Deputies: Webster man charged with DWI after Sodus Point traffic stop

Deputies say a traffic stop at Sodus Point resulted in DWI-related charges for a Webster man. On Wednesday around 4:48 p.m. Steve Marinelli, 26, of Webster was arrested for DWI, DWI with a BAC of .08% or greater, aggravated unlicensed operation, unlicensed ... MORE
Districts must plan reopening this month, but Cuomo won’t issue final decision on fall until August

Districts must plan reopening this month, but Cuomo won’t issue final decision on fall until August

On Wednesday, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that New York State would make a decision on whether schools will reopen in the fall during the first week of August. New York State is now consulting with stakeholders on guidance, which will be finalized ... MORE
Confirmed coronavirus exposure at auction in Romulus last month

Confirmed coronavirus exposure at auction in Romulus last month

The Seneca County Health Department says it confirmed that an individual who attended the Vineyard Road Pony Auction on June 24th and 25th by Vineyard Road Auctions in Romulus has tested positive for the Novel Coronavirus. The positive individual is currently being ... MORE