Category: Savannah

FL1 DAILY: Latest at Montezuma Audubon Center, Wetlands Complex, and spring migration (podcast)

FL1 DAILY: Latest at Montezuma Audubon Center, Wetlands Complex, and spring migration (podcast)

Spring has sprung at the Montezuma Audubon Center. The calendar says April. And that means more than warm weather! Center Director Chris Lajewski talks about migration, dry weather, and the ecosystem at the wetlands complex. Want the latest headlines in your inbox ... MORE
Deputies: Savannah man facing charges after firing gun into vehicle during burglary

Deputies: Savannah man facing charges after firing gun into vehicle during burglary

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Savannah man following a burglary investigation. Deputies took Mason Steen, 19, into custody after it was reported that he and another individual forced their way into a residence in the town of ... MORE
Wolcott man charged with trespassing after breaking door frame at residence in Savannah

Wolcott man charged with trespassing after breaking door frame at residence in Savannah

Deputies say they arrested a Wolcott man following a disturbance complaint on Tuesday. It happened in the town of Savannah around 3 p.m. when deputies took Cory Smith, 40, of Wolcott into custody on two charges. He’s accused of breaking a door ... MORE
Wayne County HS Basketball League Championships (brackets)

Wayne County High School Basketball 2021 League Championship Tournament (updated brackets)

With the opportunity to get creative with the regular season scheduling for Wayne County high school basketball, the boys and girls leagues took advantage of the opportunity to stage two tournaments to determine their league champions this season ahead of Sectional play ... MORE
Four arrested after dirt bike theft investigation in Wayne County

Four arrested after dirt bike theft investigation in Wayne County

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of four individuals following an investigation into a stolen dirt bike. Deputies arrested Logan Stevenson, 29, of Clyde; Chyenne Gonyeau, 22, of Savannah; Freddie Ferris, 26, of Auburn; and Patrick Sampson, 32, of Savannah ... MORE
NYS Comptroller: Clyde-Savannah CSD didn’t keep network controls secure

NYS Comptroller: Clyde-Savannah CSD didn’t keep network controls secure

A local school district was criticized in a preliminary report issued by State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli. The Clyde Savannah Central School District was said to have failed on the following points with regard to keeping its technology safe. “District officials did not ... MORE
Crash leads to DWI, drug possession charges in Waterloo

Crash leads to DWI, drug possession charges in Waterloo

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Savannah resident following a single-vehicle crash in Waterloo. Robert Morris, 53, was traveling on Route 5 when his vehicle went off the road and crashed into a ditch. He was subsequently charged ... MORE
Savannah hoops standout makes debut at Detroit Mercy

Savannah hoops standout makes debut for Detroit-Mercy Titans

Savannah, NY native and Path Light Academy (Wolcott) graduate Noah Waterman is one of the lesser known big-time basketball prospects to come out of the Finger Lakes area. In his senior high school season in 2018-19, Waterman led Finger Lakes Christian School ... MORE
MONTEZUMA SPOTLIGHT: Cranes still prevalent at wetlands as mild December continues (podcast)

MONTEZUMA SPOTLIGHT: Cranes still prevalent at wetlands as mild December continues (podcast)

What’s happening at the Montezuma Audubon Center in Savannah, Wayne County? Each month, Center Director Chris Lajewski joins us in-studio to talk about some of the species being observed at the wetlands complex, as well as a species spotlight. This month the ... MORE
DEBRIEF: Sandhill Cranes & Snowy Owls in the Finger Lakes (podcast)

DEBRIEF: Sandhill Cranes & Snowy Owls in the Finger Lakes (podcast)

Photo of a Snowy Owl submitted to the newsroom in January 2019 by Judy Goodman Get outdoors even if it’s cold. Montezuma Audubon Center Director Chris Lajewski says the months of November and December are offer prime viewing at the Wetlands Complex ... MORE
DEBRIEF: Montezuma Audubon Center continues to see 25% bump in visitors as fall migration unfolds (podcast)

DEBRIEF: Montezuma Audubon Center continues to see 25% bump in visitors as fall migration unfolds (podcast)

This month in our spotlight of the Montezuma Audubon Center in Savannah, Wayne County, Chris Lajewski discusses the mid-to-late fall migration patterns, the water fowl species that can be found on the thousands of acreage in Seneca and Wayne counties, as well ... MORE
Citing transportation issues Clyde-Savannah switches to remote learning for next week

Citing transportation issues Clyde-Savannah switches to remote learning for next week

After two days of being closed, leadership at the Clyde-Savannah Central School District says they will switch to remote instruction for the next week. The move comes after a non-instructional staff member tested positive for the Novel Coronavirus. That individual worked in ... MORE
Driver charged with felony DWI under Leandra’s Law after crash in Seneca County

Driver charged with felony DWI under Leandra’s Law after crash in Seneca County

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 26-year-old Savannah man following a minor crash on Whiskey Hill Road. Randy Haig, 26, was charged with felony driving while intoxicated under Leandra’s Law, DWAI drugs, aggravated unlicensed operation, endangering the welfare ... MORE
COVID-19 case reported in Clyde-Savannah School District

COVID-19 case reported in Clyde-Savannah School District

The Clyde-Savannah Central School District has confirmed its first case of the Novel Coronavirus, or COVID-19. The district is taking steps to keep students and faculty safe. The positive test was a non-teaching staffer. The Wayne County Department of Health was notified ... MORE
Clyde-Savannah schools shut down for day amid COVID-19 concerns

Clyde-Savannah schools shut down second day after positive COVID-19 case

After being closed on Monday, officials in the Clyde-Savannah Central School District said there will be no school on Tuesday. Superintendent Michael Hayden said in an update to parents that the second day of closure would allow for the District and Health ... MORE