Category: Penn Yan

Finger Lakes Health ready as Cuomo orders ventilators to be moved around New York ‘as needed’

Finger Lakes Health ready as Cuomo orders ventilators to be moved around New York ‘as needed’

While lawmakers across Upstate New York were quick to criticize Governor Andrew Cuomo’s decision to move ventilators from hospitals across the region to those battling the pandemic downstate – officials with one of the region’s largest healthcare providers is ready to help ... MORE
Penn Yan man charged with assault after punching woman during domestic incident

Penn Yan man charged with assault after punching woman during domestic incident

The Penn Yan Police Department reports the arrest of a 37-year-old Stark Avenue resident on felony charges following a violent domestic incident in the village on Monday. Brian Thompkins, 37, of Penn Yan was charged with aggravated family offense, third-degree assault, two ... MORE
Officials: Stay home if you’re a second home owner in Yates County

Officials: Stay home if you’re a second home owner in Yates County

As part of the effort to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the Chairman of the Yates County Legislature, Douglas Paddock, is asking tourists and second home owners to follow state and federal mandates that people stay home until they get ... MORE
Pregnant woman sent to hospital after being punched in the stomach repeatedly by Penn Yan man

Pregnant woman sent to hospital after being punched in the stomach repeatedly by Penn Yan man

A Penn Yan man was arrested on a variety of charges after a violent incident in the village this week. Andrew Cranmer, 36, of Elm Street is accused of striking a pregnant woman in the stomach multiple times during a domestic assault ... MORE
Penn Yan falls to Dansville in Class B State Play-In round

Penn Yan falls to Dansville in Class B State Play-In game

The Penn Yan Lady Mustangs basketball season came to an end on Tuesday night as they fell 63-43 to the Dansville Mustangs at Haverling High School in Bath in the Section V Class B NYSPHSAA Play-In game.. Dansville absolutely dominated Penn Yan ... MORE
Penn Yan rolls past Avon to win B2 Sectional Championship

Penn Yan rolls past Avon to win B2 Sectional Championship

The Penn Yan Mustangs rolled past the Avon Braves 55-39 to capture the Class B2 Sectional Championship at Gates-Chili High School on Saturday afternoon. The Mustangs never trailed in this game, but it was just a seven-point game at the break. Penn ... MORE
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Human rights proponent to speak at Keuka College

Sister Helen Prejean, the human rights proponent whose efforts to abolish capital punishment were dramatized in the film “Dead Man Walking,” will deliver the College’s 32nd annual Carl and Fanny Fribolin President’s Forum Lecture. The event, which will be held on Thursday, ... MORE
SECTIONAL WEDNESDAY REPORT: Lyons girls pull away late to advance to finals; Wayne boys fall short

SECTIONAL WEDNESDAY REPORT: Lyons bests Clyde-Savannah in gritty battle; Wayne, Penn Yan boys & Red Jacket girls bow out in semis

The semifinal round for the Section V boys and girls postseason high school basketball games wrapped up on Wednesday night and the Championship Weekend match-ups are set for the Blue Cross Arena, Gates-Chili HS and Letchworth. Eight Wayne-Finger Lakes teams are still ... MORE
CHAMPIONSHIP WEEKEND: Full live coverage of our Wayne-Finger Lakes boys & girls basketball teams at the Blue Cross Arena & Gates-Chili (Broadcast Guide)

CHAMPIONSHIP WEEKEND: Full live coverage of our Wayne-Finger Lakes boys & girls basketball teams at the Blue Cross Arena & Gates-Chili (Broadcast Guide)

On Friday night and Saturday, eight Wayne-Finger Lakes basketball teams will compete for a Sectional Title. FingerLakes1.com will be be providing live coverage of five Championship games from the Blue Cross Arena and Gates-Chili High School. Check our the full list of ... MORE
CHAMPIONSHIP SATURDAY: Pal-Mac, Penn Yan & Lyons girls shoot for Sectional Championships today (Listen Live)

CHAMPIONSHIP SATURDAY: Pal-Mac, Penn Yan & Lyons girls in Sectional Championships games (Radio Replay)

Championship Weekend rolls on here at FingerLakes1.com with three Wayne-Finger Lakes girls teams competing for a Sectional Block this afternoon and tonight at Gates-Chili High School. First, the Pal-Mac Red Raiders face the Dansville Mustangs  (Jim Sinicropi & Tane Robinson on FL1 ... MORE
Second person charged in Penn Yan midwife case

Supporters call Penn Yan midwife case a travesty, modern day witch-hunt

Supporters of the Yates County midwife facing more than 90 charges are calling it a 'modern day with hunt'. “With two arrests, New York state has made the maternity care crisis even worse,” Elizabeth Catlin said in a brief statement, reported by ... MORE
Penn Yan FD gets air pack units with $210K federal grant

Penn Yan FD gets air pack units with $210K federal grant

The Penn Yan Fire Department has received 32 new Scott Air Pack units, which were purchased with a $210,285.71 federal grant. “We care about ensuring the safety of our firefighters and want to make sure they can do their jobs safely,” U.S ... MORE
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Penn Yan, Dundee schools shut down as COVID-19 outbreak creates concern

Penn Yan, Dundee schools shut down as COVID-19 outbreak creates concern

School is out for several weeks in Yates County. Officials with the Penn Yan and Dundee school districts thanked the community for their patience as they worked through the quickly-evolving situation with COVID-19, or the Novel Coronavirus. “Although there have been no ... MORE
Firefighters called to old hotel in Penn Yan (photo)

Firefighters called to old hotel in Penn Yan (photo)

Firefighters in Penn Yan were called to the Knapp Hotel building downtown on Sunday for the report of a fire. It’s unclear how much damage was caused, but a firetruck with ladder was at the scene around 3 p.m. No fire could ... MORE
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Officials: Corning resident with COVID-19 staying in Penn Yan

Officials: Corning resident with COVID-19 staying in Penn Yan

Last weekend it was reported that one of the positive tests for COVID-19 or the Novel Coronavirus was living in Yates County. At least that’s what popped up on social media. However, public health officials in Steuben County are clearing that up ... MORE
Police: Penn Yan man harassed victim for months

Police: Penn Yan man harassed victim for months

The Penn Yan Police Department reports the arrest of a 33-year-old village man following an incident that occurred earlier in the week. Justin Bolin, 33, of Penn Yan was charged with second-degree harassment. He’s accused of harassing an individual multiple times over ... MORE
School-based health center at Penn Yan Elementary coming together

School-based health center at Penn Yan Elementary coming together

The Penn Yan Central School District is moving forward with a school-based health center. At their elementary school it should be up-and-running by next year. That said, dental services could begin soon at the school. Mary Zelazny, chief executive officer of Finger ... MORE
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Outlet in Penn Yan (photo)

Another view along the outlet in Penn Yan. This shot by Tina Fenton ... MORE