Category: Hammondsport

Hammondsport Fire Department to host US Title Series Boat Race on Keuka Lake

Hammondsport Fire Department to host US Title Series Boat Race on Keuka Lake

This upcoming weekend, A United States Title Series Boat Race will be happening on Keuka Lake. The event will happen at Champlain Beach starting Friday and 70-80 boats are expected to participate. The race has been in the works for over a ... MORE
Hammondsport woman faces felony charges after welfare fraud investigation

Hammondsport woman faces felony charges after welfare fraud investigation

The Steuben County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 58-year-old Hammondsport woman following a welfare fraud investigation. Tracy Squires, 58, is accused of offering a false instrument for filing to DSS between December 2019 and March 2021. Over that time Squires ... MORE
Hammondsport looks to bus all students to school

Hammondsport looks to bus all students to school

In most school districts there is a walking requirement, which is to say that if you live between 2-3 miles of the building you’re educated at- transportation is not provided by bus. That could be changing in Hammondsport, as school officials tell ... MORE
USPS blames local delays, lost holiday packages on staffing issues, high volume

USPS blames local delays, lost holiday packages on staffing issues, high volume

Have you shipped anything this holiday season through the mail? If the answer is ‘yes’ you are not alone. Record-breaking numbers of shipments are expected throughout the remainder of the holiday season for major carriers – including the U.S. Postal Service, UPS, ... MORE
PREMIERE @ 8:30 PM – OUR FINGER LAKES HISTORY: The Flood of 1935 (podcast)

OUR FINGER LAKES HISTORY: The Flood of 1935 (podcast)

In this edition of Our Finger Lakes History, Seneca County Historian Walter Gable deals with the Flood of 1935 that devastated the southern Finger Lakes. The July 1935 flood killed 44 people and caused millions of dollars in damages. This extended episode ... MORE
Deputies: Hammondsport man threatened to kill another person with hunting kinfe

Deputies: Hammondsport man threatened to kill another person with hunting kinfe

Deputies in Steuben County arrested a Hammondsport man following an incident on Roosevelt Avenue in Bath. Jacob Webber, 18, is accused of threatening another person with a hunting knife. Deputies say he threatened to kill another person with that knife during the ... MORE
SECTIONAL SATURDAY REPORT: FL East boys, Wayne County girls dominant Saturday

SECTIONAL SATURDAY REPORT: FL East boys, Wayne County girls dominant Saturday

There was a full slate of Section V boys and girls postseason high school basketball games on Saturday. Check out all of last night’s scores, updated brackets and the next slate of games below… BOYS SECTIONAL SCOREBOARD 2/29: 1 IRONDEQUOIT 64 8 ... MORE
Police: Hammondsport man accused of sending explicit photos to Auburn teen

Police: Hammondsport man accused of sending explicit photos to Auburn teen

A Hammondsport man has been accused of sending explicit photos to an Auburn teen, according to Captain Jim Moore. Speaking with Finger Lakes News Radio Captain Moore said a concerned parent contacted the Auburn Police Department in April. The victim was 13-years-old, ... MORE
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Box truck driver ticketed after slamming into tractor, wagon in Hammondsport on Rt. 14A

Deputies say that a Hammondsport man suffered minor injuries when a box truck crashed into a tractor, which was pulling a wagon on Route 14A near Hoyt Road. The crash happened on Wednesday around 8 a.m. Deputies say Nelson Weaver, 29, of ... MORE
FLX WEEKLY REVIEW: Union Block in Penn Yan, Vineyard View Winery, Crooked Tusker Distillery & Dr. Konstantin Frank (video)

FLX WEEKLY REVIEW: Union Block in Penn Yan, Vineyard View Winery, Crooked Tusker Distillery & Dr. Konstantin Frank (video)

A review of dinner at the new Union Block Restaurant in Penn Yan and stops at Vineyard View Winery in Penn Yan, Crooked Tusker Distillery and Dr. Konstantin Frank Winery in Hammondsport. This segment originally appeared in our episode of FLX Weekly ... MORE
Identities of those involved in fatal Steuben County crash released by sheriff

Prattsburgh man charged with vehicular homicide after quadruple fatal crash in Steuben

Steuben County Sheriff Jim Allard has provided another update on the fatal wreck last week, which left four dead. A 30-year-old Prattsburgh man has been arrested on multiple felony charges following the fatal crash. Dustin Drake, 30, was charged with felony DWI, ... MORE
Hammondsport’s Glenn H. Curtiss Museum celebrates transportation pioneer

Hammondsport’s Glenn H. Curtiss Museum celebrates transportation pioneer

There is a great museum located on the southern edge of Keuka Lake in Hammondsport that you may not have known about. It’s the Glenn H. Curtiss Museum, named after the Hammondsport native who founded the aviation business and who was also a ... MORE
10 fun things to do for under $65 on Keuka Lake

10 fun things to do for under $65 on Keuka Lake

Keuka Lake is a large and unusually shaped member of the Finger Lakes family. Sometimes called “The Crooked Lake,” Keuka Lake branches into two separate lakes on the north end. The lake is “anchored” by its two largest communities, Penn Yan on ... MORE
Batavia couple injured after boat explosion in Hammondsport

One airlifted, another hospitalized after boat explosion on Keuka Lake during Wine Country Classic Boat Show

A Batavia couple is in the hospital recovering after a boat explosion on Keuka Lake. The whole thing happened at the 37th annual Wine Country Classic Boat Show in Hammondsport. The Chief of the Hammondsport Fire Department said excessive fumes were most ... MORE
Price is going

Price is going up at some wineries for tastings, but so is quality and experience

One of the Finger Lakes wine region’s oldest and most respected wineries broke with a long-standing tradition this year. Dr. Konstantin Frank Winery on Keuka Lake is now charging a fee for all its wine tastings, after years of proudly maintaining a ... MORE