Historical boat set to tour Keuka Lake this summer

Historical boat set to tour Keuka Lake this summer

The Pat 2 will be touring Keuka Lake this summer. The Finger Lakes Boating Museum has spent six years renovating the historical boat. The boat, originally built in Alexandria Bay in 1924, used to tour Skaneateles Lake before retiring in 1991. The ... MORE
Democrats in NYS Assembly allowed IBEW to veto cryptocurrency moratorium bill to preserve union jobs at Greenidge

Dems in NYS Assembly allowed IBEW to veto cryptocurrency moratorium bill to preserve union jobs at Greenidge

The union that represents about 40 contract electrical workers at Greenidge Generation’s power plant in Dresden last week derailed a bill that would have imposed a statewide moratorium on energy-intensive cryptocurrency mining, according to the bill’s sponsor. Asked what killed the moratorium ... MORE
10 year celebration happening June 26 for New Vines W

10 year celebration happening June 26 for New Vines Winery

New Vines Winery in the Finger Lakes will celebrate turning 10 this year. In celebration, the winery will have a day of tastings and tours on June 26. Guests can purchase tickets for $15 and enjoy wine, charcuterie and a tour. Advanced ... MORE
Yates County to utilize pop-up clinics for lowest vaccinated zip codes

Yates County to utilize pop-up clinics for lowest vaccinated zip codes

Yates County currently has a vaccination rate of 56% for residents 18 and older that have received one dose of the Covid vaccine. Sara Christensen, Deputy Director of Yates County Public Health, explains that there are three zip codes in the county ... MORE
Andrew Giuliani visits Yates County Wednesday night

Andrew Giuliani visits Yates County Wednesday night

Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Andrew Giuliani stopped in Yates County on Wednesday and met with several local business leaders. Andrew, the son of former NYC Mayor Rudy Giuliani, was seen at Mac’s Dairy Bar meeting with a number of people. Another Republican candidate, ... MORE
Crash in Benton injures one person

Crash in Benton injures one person

After a two car crash in the town of Benton along State Route 14A, a Rochester woman was taken to Soldiers and Sailors Hospital on Wednesday. Tim Craver of Penn Yan failed to yield the right of way as Cherie Gerych was ... MORE
Yates County Legislature approves hiring a county property assessor

Yates County Legislature approves hiring a county property assessor

The Yates County Legislature has approved the hiring of a county assessor in order to help towns that can’t find their own. The vote passed with an 8-5 margin. The issue was brought up due to the town of Jerusalem being unable ... MORE
The Finger Lakes Museum brings back in person programs, including Paddle Keuka 5K

The Finger Lakes Museum brings back in person programs, including Paddle Keuka 5K

The Finger Lakes Museum welcomes back in-person programs for the 2021 season. Amongst a wide variety of programs on the calendar, the Paddle Keuka 5K, held annually on the first Saturday of August, is one of the highlights of the year, with ... MORE
Sheriff Ron Spike says accidents that involve horse and buggies are preventable

Sheriff Ron Spike says accidents that involve horse and buggies are preventable

A horse-drawn buggy was hit by a car on State Route 364 in Potter on Sunday, making it the second major accident involving a horse and buggy in the last ten months. Sheriff Ron Spike says most of these types of accidents ... MORE
Police: Penn Yan man faces array of charges after large quantity of meth found in his vehicle

Police: Penn Yan man faces array of charges after large quantity of meth found in his vehicle

Police say a Penn Yan man faces an array of charges after officers found a large amount of methamphetamine inside his vehicle. Tino Rivas, 48, was stopped by police on Tuesday after being spotted by an officer who had knowledge that he ... MORE
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Penn Yan man charged with sex abuse of children under 11

Authorities say a Penn Yan man was taken into custody on a superior court warrant following an investigation into sexual abuse that happened in Yates County. Matthew Ryder, 25, of Penn Yan is accused of subjecting two children under the age of ... MORE
Paul Harris Fellows presented with award at Dundee Rotary meeting May 19th

Paul Harris Fellows presented with award at Dundee Rotary meeting May 19th

Fran Willis, a retired Dundee teacher, and Sue Collins, a local veterinarian, were both presented with the Paul Harris Fellowship Award at the Dundee Rotary Meeting on May 19. The awards were presented by the Club President John Frederick. This was Willis’ ... MORE
One final Red Cross blood drive in Yates County on June 23rd

One final Red Cross blood drive in Yates County on June 23rd

There will be one last blood drive in June for Yates County through the American Red Cross. Blood supplies continue to be critically low. The drive will be from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Wednesday, June 23 at the Yates Community ... MORE
One dead after fatal car-buggy crash in Yates County

One dead after fatal car-buggy crash in Yates County

The Yates County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal crash involving a car and horse-and-buggy. It happened on Sunday in the town of Potter along State Route 364 near Oak Road. Deputies said Robert Clark, of Dundee struck the buggy as both ... MORE
Sunny Point set to open this weekend

Sunny Point set to open this weekend

Sunny Point, the Arts Center of Yates County’s lakeside facility, will officially open for the season on Saturday, June 12 from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. Attendees can enjoy tours of the property, live music, wine and beer tastings and homemade snacks ... MORE