Category: Huron

OUR FINGER LAKES HISTORY: The Pre-Emption Line (podcast)

OUR FINGER LAKES HISTORY: The Pre-Emption Line (podcast)

Most Finger Lakes residents have heard of the Pre-Emption Line but very few know the fascinating history of why is exists. Seneca County Historian Walter Gable explains in this episode of Our Finger Lakes History.  . The Pre-Emption Line forms the ... MORE
Wayne County man arrested on felony charge  after holding knife against person’s throat at local business

Wayne County man arrested on felony charge after holding knife against person’s throat at local business

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Rose man on a weapon charge following an investigation on Saturday. Chadd Zerniak, 30, of Rose reportedly entered a business in Huron and was told to leave by the owner. He then ... MORE
Wayne County police to collect unused drugs

Drug take back program happening throughout Wayne County

Wayne County Sheriff Barry Virts said all law enforcement agencies in the county will take part in the Oct. 26 national pharmaceutical collection day. Expired, unused and unwanted medication will be accepted from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at these locations: Clyde ... MORE
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Fall field (photo)

Gorgeous fall view from the Town of Huron. Photo by Chris Trine ... MORE
Cuomo directs DEC to sue IJC over Lake Ontario flooding

Gov. Cuomo directs DEC to sue IJC over Lake Ontario flooding

Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is filing a lawsuit against the International Joint Commission for its mismanagement of Lake Ontario water levels that caused catastrophic damage to shoreline communities. As a direct result of ... MORE
Wayne County man accused of strangling woman during domestic incident

Wayne County man accused of strangling woman during domestic incident

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Butler man following a domestic incident on September 22nd. Phillip Seaton, 31, of Butler was charged with second-degree assault and criminal obstruction of breathing following an investigation into the incident. Seaton is ... MORE
Wayne County battles drug addiction with mobile van

Wayne County battles drug addiction with mobile van

It has been just over a year since the Department of Mental Health, Wayne Behavioral Health Network opened the doors of the Open Access Center, an out-treatment facility located at the Public Health Building on Nye Road in Lyons. The team of ... MORE
Anytime of year is a good time of year to visit the spectacular Chimney Bluffs

Anytime of year is a good time of year to visit the spectacular Chimney Bluffs

Any reason is a good reason to visit the breathtaking Chimney Bluffs along Lake Ontario. Although the views from land and sea are worth the visit, the view from above is simply stunning. Comparing the view to a similar trip six weeks ... MORE
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Deputies: Wolcott man accused of taking wife’s keys, leaving her stranded in Wayne County

Deputies: Wolcott man accused of taking wife’s keys, leaving her stranded in Wayne County

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Wolcott resident following an investigation into a domestic incident. That incident occurred on Friday around 2 p.m., according to deputies. Heath Roberts, 38, was charged with petit larceny and criminal contempt after ... MORE
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Up at the Bluffs (photo)

A unique shot looking up at the bluffs in Wayne County. Photo by JoAnn Gay ... MORE
Fishing boat at sunset (photo)

Fishing boat at sunset (photo)

A lone fishing boat at sunset at the Chimney Bluffs in Huron. Photo by Be a Pursati ... MORE
Storm approaching in Huron (photo)

Storm approaching in Huron (photo)

A storm approaching in Huron. Photo by Cathy Contant ... MORE
Another day, another storm (photo)

Another day, another storm (photo)

As another thunderstorm approaches in Huron. This time captured with a barn in focus. Photo by Cathy Contant ... MORE
Cuomo pledges $300M for Lake Ontario REDI plan to address shoreline flooding

Cuomo pledges $300M for Lake Ontario REDI plan to address shoreline flooding

Governor Andrew Cuomo kicked off the Lake Ontario Resiliency and Economic Development Initiative, or REDI Commission on Monday in Rochester – promising upwards of $300 million to improve infrastructure along Lake Ontario. @NYGovCuomo kicking off the multi-agency Resiliency & Economic Development Initiative ... MORE
Flooding along Lake Ontario in

Flooding along Lake Ontario in Wayne, Cayuga (photos)

As residents along Lake Ontario continue to deal with flooding that’s approaching 2017-levels, many have taken to social media to share the sights they’ve encountered. Here are a few from the shores of Lake Ontario, as well as some recent coverage of ... MORE