Dundee has positive COVID case at elementary school, but in-person learning continues forward

Dundee has positive COVID case at elementary school, but in-person learning continues forward

A letter to parents in the Dundee Central School District indicates that one person tested positive for the Coronavirus. It was a student at the Elementary School. It’s the first case for the district since they reopened. The statement issued by the ... MORE
Early voting gets off to busy start across the Finger Lakes & Central New York

Early voting gets off to busy start across the Finger Lakes & Central New York

Early voting got off to a fast start across the Finger Lakes. Long lines, masks, and social distancing were observed all around as residents made their way out to cast ballots in what many have referred to as the most important election ... MORE
Hidden gem in

Hidden gem in Geneva offers more than just coffee and wraps

Looking for a place that has it all while experiencing a quick escape from the busy day? Bistro 44 and Java 44 is the spot. Provided. With its rustic ambiance, calming music, and specialty coffees, the bistro and coffee shop have an ... MORE
Keuka will continue remote learning through fall semester keeping campus 'mostly closed'

Keuka will continue remote learning through fall semester keeping campus ‘mostly closed’

Keuka College will continue distance learning through the end of the semester. “As much as we hoped to welcome our students back this semester, it’s in the best interest of their safety – and the community’s safety – to limit their travel ... MORE
How many

COVID TRACKER: How many cases are being reported in every county?

The Coronavirus Pandemic has continued to play a major role in the way people are living their day-to-day lives. Here we will track the latest data reported by public health officials in the Finger Lakes and Central New York. As of this ... MORE
WEEKEND DEBRIEF:

WEEKEND DEBRIEF: Discussing FLH/URMC partnership, NY’s evolving quarantine guidelines, COVID fines on local biz, and block party clusters (podcast)

A closer look at upcoming elections with big time local implications, a discussion about the future of medicine after an announcement by Finger Lakes Health and the University of Rochester Medical Center that they would be working together, and the controversial story ... MORE
URMC will work with Finger Lakes Health to provide services in Geneva, Penn Yan

Finger Lakes Health reaches agreement with URMC to provide support at Geneva, Penn Yan hospitals

Change is coming to Finger Lakes Health thanks to a new partnership and agreement with the University of Rochester Medical Center. It means more services at Geneva General Hospital and Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital, leaders of Finger Lakes Health said Wednesday ... MORE
More COVID cases connected to Keuka College outbreak identified, but students are resolving

More COVID cases connected to Keuka College outbreak identified, but students are resolving

The COVID-19 cluster tied to Keuka College continues to grow — even as students recover. There have been 100 students infected with the virus, but more than 60 of them have recovered at this time. While it doesn’t mean the campus will ... MORE
Officials: More cases of COVID-19 confirmed at Keuka College, cluster connected to large, off-campus gathering

Keuka College temporarily shutting down, sending students home after COVID-19 outbreak

Keuka College announced plans to temporarily close campus operations and began making arrangements for healthy students to return home as it continues to navigate a cluster of coronavirus cases. “While the public health guidance to keep students on-campus remains best practice, the ... MORE
One suspect in custody, another still at large after armed robbery in Penn Yan

One suspect taken into custody in Canandaigua after armed robbery in Penn Yan

Police in Penn Yan say they arrested a 21-year-old resident following an investigation into an armed robbery and burglary that happened at a residence on Elm Street. Rucianno O’Malley, 21, was located by New York State Police and deputies with the Ontario ... MORE
Keuka College reports nearly 50 active COVID-19 cases, goes remote for next two weeks

Keuka College reports nearly 50 active COVID-19 cases, goes remote for next two weeks

On Monday there were 14 new positive COVID-19 tests at Keuka College. It’s something that has some in the Yates County area worried about. In total, the College is reporting that 48 students and one employee are actively testing positive. “We continue ... MORE
Student teacher tests positive for COVID-19 at Marcus Whitman HS

Student teacher tests positive for COVID-19 at Marcus Whitman HS

The Marcus Whitman Central School District has another positive case of the Coronavirus. Marcus Whitman High School was closed on Friday after a student teacher tested positive for the virus. Superintendent Dr. Chris Brown said he found out Thursday about the student ... MORE
WEEKEND DEBRIEF: NY’s new rules for governing shut downs, theaters still shut down, and future of Farm Days (podcast)

WEEKEND DEBRIEF: NY’s new rules for governing shut downs, theaters still shut down, and future of Farm Days (podcast)

This week it’s all about the changes that are happening at the state and local level as fallout from the Coronavirus Pandemic continues to be evident. The state has new plans for how businesses will be shut down when cases rise, one ... MORE
Marcus Whitman HS stays open even after positive COVID-19 case

Marcus Whitman HS stays open even after positive COVID-19 case

The Marcus Whitman Central School District opted to keep its high school open — despite a positive COVID-19 case. While that news may not seem controversial — the district is one of the few to have been able to successfully navigate a ... MORE
Thousands without power after strong storms, winds rush through Finger Lakes

Severe storms leave damage behind across the Finger Lakes (photos)

Thousands are without power after strong winds associated with a cold front and thunderstorms rolled through the area on Wednesday. Some of the storms prompted severe thunderstorm warnings as they dropped from north to south across the Finger Lakes, Central New York, ... MORE