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Teen charged with DWAI drugs after Williamson crash

Teen charged with DWAI drugs after Williamson crash
The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Marion teen following an investigation into a crash in the Town of Williamson on June 2nd. Deputies charged Alex J. Cantwell, 18, for driving while ability impaired by drugs, and ticketed him on several other charges following a crash on State Route 21. After the crash Cantwell was transported to... more

FingerLakes1.com launches Patreon to support continued growth in local digital content

FingerLakes1.com launches Patreon to continue growth in digital content
FingerLakes1.com has officially launched a Patreon Support model, for readers, viewers, and listeners who want to support our mission. For 20 years now, FingerLakes1.com has focused on delivering news and information in a unique, interactive way and on a relentless, 24/7. 365 day a year publishing schedule. Whether that’s live-streaming local high school basketball throughout the winter, or showcasing in-depth... more

UPDATE: Marion driver airlifted from serious crash overnight

Driver airlifted after serious crash in Marion overnight
Deputies have provided new information following the one-car crash along Jagger Road in the Town of Marion during the overnight hours. Shawn M. Gere, 52, of Marion was traveling north on Jagger Road when his vehicle left the roadway, and went off the west shoulder of the road. He collided with a utility pole and several trees. The Marion Fire... more

Wayne County child porn case shows laws don’t keep all sex offenders from living near schools

Graham child porn case shows laws don’t keep all sex offenders from living near schools
A Wayne County man convicted of possessing child pornography has violated his probation – twice – but is still allowed to live within feet of the front entrance of an elementary school. "The alleged perpetrator has all the rights and the victims in the community have none," said Sheriff Barry Virts. When the FBI raided Renny Graham's house in September... more

Sex offender living across from Wayne County school arrested again

Sex offender living across from Wayne County school arrested again
A level one sex offender who lives across from a Wayne County elementary school is back in federal custody for violating his probation. He was picked up for public lewdness, which is a violation. However, the fact that he lived just steps from Marion Elementary School was not. “I would say Renny Graham is dangerous,” said Wayne County Sheriff Barry... more

Deputies: Fatal head-on wreck along SR 21 in Wayne County

Deputies: Fatal head-on wreck along SR 21 in Wayne County
The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office says they’re investigating a fatal motor vehicle crash, which happened on State Route 21 in the Town of Marion Thursday evening. Deputies received a report of a two-car crash on Route 21 south of Marion around 6:20 p.m. A vehicle being operated by Brian M. Thayer, 58, of Marion was traveling north on Route 21... more

Marion driver charged with felony DWI after being parked illegally

Marion driver charged with felony DWI after being parked illegally
State Police arrested a 45-year-old Marion resident on felony DWI charges following an incident in Williamson. Zachary Levine, 45, of Marion was charged with felony driving while intoxicated, aggravated driving while intoxicated, aggravated unlicensed operation, and parking in a handicapped zone. Troopers responded to the report of a person parked in a handicapped zone on Pearsall Street in Williamson. Levine... more

Deputies: Marion woman placed arms around minor’s neck during domestic incident

Deputies: Marion woman placed arms around minor’s neck during domestic incident
A Marion woman is facing charges after an alleged domestic incident Sunday. Rebecca Maynard, 44, is accused of taking a phone from a minor who was attempting to call 911 and placing her arms around the minor’s neck. Deputies say she held another person in the scene of the alleged incident against their will, and resisted arrest when she was... more

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Wayne Co. Sheriff Barry Virts talks contract negotiations, mugshot ban, and more

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Wayne County Sheriff Barry Virts talks
Wayne County Sheriff Bary Virts discusses the challenges of running a department that’s mid-contract negotiations, and also coping with the widespread shortage of law enforcement prospects. He also tackles some of the statewide initiatives that could prove to be difficult for law enforcement to manage – like the controversial mugshot proposal, which would ban law enforcement agencies from releasing arrest... more

Main Street overhaul taking shape in Marion

Main Street overhaul taking shape in Marion
What’s happening in Marion? The public who drive through, and the residents who live nearby are all asking… “What’s up” with all the scaffolding and plastic wrap on the west wide of South Main Street. Speaking with the owner of 6 properties, starting with Toppings Pizza on the South end, to the Sullivan Insurance Agency, here’s what’s up. Tom Salviski... more

One dead after Marion fire along Cory Corners Road

Another fire reported in Wayne County diverting some crews from Williamson blaze
State Police confirmed late-Monday that a body was found inside the second fire first responders were called to in Wayne County yesterday. The fire was reported a little before 2 p.m. along Cory Corners Road in Marion. “We have located the body of an adult elderly female at that location. We believe it’s the person we assumed it to be... more

Proposed changes to home-care program assailed

Proposed changes to home-care program assailed
Mary Talbo has lived with multiple sclerosis for 40 years, and over time, it has gotten progressively worse. “I have no arms or legs that work anymore,” said Talbo, 65, who lives in Marion, Wayne County. Because of this, Talbo needs assistance for virtually every daily living need — from bathing and toiletry to eating and brushing her teeth. Her... more

W-FL THURSDAY: Newark hands Wayne first league loss on final night; Whitman makes clean sweep of West

W-FL: Newark hands Wayne first league loss on final night; Whitman makes clean sweep of West
On the final night of the regular season for Section V boys basketball teams, several Wayne-Finger Lakes squads were in action. Although all three W-FL league titles had been decided, there were several games of importance heading into postseason play next week. The biggest game had Wayne visiting Newark in a rematch of a close contest in Ontario that the... more

W-FL WEDNESDAY: Newark tops Geneva on senior night; Girls close out regular season

W-FL WEDNESDAY: Newark tops Geneva on senior night; Girls close out regular season
It was a busy night for Wayne-Finger Lakes teams after Tuesday’s snow day forced several games to be reschedule to Wednesday night. It was the final night of the regular season for Wayne-Finger Lakes girls teams as Sectional brackets are set. For the boys, it will be one more night of regular season play on Thursday night before the seedings... more

Marion school gets ready for spring musical, tickets go on sale later this month

Marion school gets ready for
Marion Central School and their award winning musical performances are at it again. On March 8th and 9th 60 students will be involved with executing another spring program. The Tony Award winning musical No No Nanette will be this year’s performance. It is a lighthearted musical comedy involving three couples in the midst of deception, romantic mishaps and comical misunderstandings.... more

W-FL MONDAY: South Seneca, Gananda girls clinch league titles

W-FL MONDAY: South Seneca, Gananda girls clinch league titles
The South Seneca Lady Falcons won their 17th straight game on Monday night in Naples, defeating the Big Green 69-18. With the win South Seneca clinched the Finger Lakes West Championship. Meanwhile, the Gananda Lady Blue Panthers dropped a cross-over contest to local rival Wayne, 45-38, but still clinched the Wayne County Championship when Lyons defeated second-place Marion. Also on... more
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