Keuka College outlines approach for gettin

Keuka College outlines approach for getting students back on-campus for spring semester

With more stringent policies and health practices in place, and expanded quarantining space at the ready, Keuka College will resume face-to-face instruction next month. “We’re looking forward to welcoming our students, faculty, and staff back to campus,” said College President Amy Storey ... MORE
Driver charged with DWI under Leandra’s Law near Penn

Driver charged with DWI under Leandra’s Law near Penn Yan Academy

A local man faces felony charges after a reckless driving complaint near Penn Yan Academy. Police arrested Brandon Miller, 21, of Penn Yan after the School Resource Officer for the district received a complaint of a reckless driver at the Penn Yan ... MORE
Some struggle with vaccine appointments in Yates County

Some struggle with vaccine appointments in Yates County

Over the last two weeks we’ve been highlighting stories of frustration and disappointment as seniors and others attempt to get vaccinated. While the state contends with overall supply issues – not having enough doses of the vaccine to keep up with demand ... MORE
Looking for the COVID-19 vaccine? Here are the ways you can sign-up for public events

Looking for the COVID-19 vaccine? Here are the ways you can sign-up for public events

How can you sign-up to receive the COVID-19 vaccine? The federal government determines how much vaccine New York State receives and has given New York approximately 300,000 vaccines per week for over 7 million people who are eligible. Officials have said repeatedly ... MORE
Foundation awards $45K to Soldiers and Sailors Health Center in Penn Yan

Foundation awards $45K to Soldiers and Sailors Health Center in Penn Yan

The Daisy Marquis Jones Foundation has awarded a grant of $45,000 for the purchase of medical supplies at the new Soldiers and Sailors Health Center located on the second floor of Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital. The primary care practice, which joins ... MORE
Finger Lakes Vaccine Task Force says demand strongly outpacing available doses right now

Finger Lakes Vaccine Task Force says demand strongly outpacing available doses right now

Leaders from the Finger Lakes region described the path forward during a call with media on Wednesday outlining vaccine response. Dr. Mike Mendoza said during the call that counties in the region were taking the lead vaccinating people based on occupation while ... MORE
FL1 DAILY: Doug Paddock & Nonie Flynn talk about goals for Yates County (podcast)

FL1 DAILY: Doug Paddock & Nonie Flynn talk about goals for Yates County (podcast)

Over the last several weeks we’ve been catching up with county leaders to talk about how they are looking at 2021. Most are expecting to see reimbursements from the state to decline by upwards of 20%, which made budgeting a challenge. That ... MORE
Deputies: Rushville man charged with contempt after incident at Finger Lakes Hotel

Deputies: Rushville man charged with contempt after incident at Finger Lakes Hotel

Deputies report the arrest of a Rushville resident following an investigation into an incident on Loomis Road. Jeffery Earnest Coston, 33, was charged with second-degree criminal contempt following an incident at the Finger Lakes Hotel. According to deputies, Coston harassed an individual ... MORE
$1.5M secured to rehab Liberty Street Lofts in village of Penn Yan

$1.5M secured to rehab Liberty Street Lofts in village of Penn Yan

The Community Preservation Corporation and REI REI LLC announced the closing of $1.5 million in construction and permanent financing to rehabilitate Liberty Street Lofts into an 8-unit property with ground floor commercial space in the village of Penn Yan. “At CPC, we invest ... MORE
Traffic stop leads to drug charges in Ontario County

Traffic stop leads to drug charges in Manchester

Deputies say a 30-year-old Penn Yan woman was arrested on drug charges after a traffic stop on State Route 96 in Manchester. On Tuesday deputies stopped Amanda Herzig, 30, of Penn Yan near Route 96 and North Avenue in Manchester. Deputies say ... MORE
Penn Yan schools going remote through January 19th

Penn Yan schools going remote through January 19th

The Penn Yan Central School District is going remote. The announcement came on Tuesday after consultation with local health department officials. “Over the last two days, the District has seen a drastic increase in the number of students and staff that have ... MORE
Appointments announced for judge roles in 7th District

Appointments announced for judge roles in 7th District

Judge Craig J. Doran, who serves as Administrative Judge of the 7th Judicial District announced the members of the Leadership Team effective January 1st. The following have been appointed to the role of Supervising Judge: Honorable Judith A. Sinclair, Supervising Judge of ... MORE
Elmira man charged with rape in Penn Yan

Elmira man charged with rape in Penn Yan

An Elmira man faces a number of serious charges including a felony rape count after an attack in Yates County. Police arrested Anthony Curione, 49, of Elmira after he attacked two people in Penn Yan. He was charged with multiple counts of ... MORE
Police: Penn Yan man arrested after child consumes concentrated cannabis

Police: Penn Yan man arrested after child consumes concentrated cannabis

A local man became the second charged after a child consumed a controlled substance in Penn Yan. Police arrested 28-year-old Tyler Sokolowski, of Penn Yan on multiple charges including criminal possession of a controlled substance, as well as endangering the welfare of ... MORE
Drive-thru testing clinic a success in Yates County thanks to community partnership

COVID-19 testing clinic in Yates County a big success thanks to local partnerships

Public health officials in Yates County said that despite cold and wind – the drive-thru testing clinic that was held at the Dundee Firehouse was a success. Officials said in a post to Facebook that they tested 146 people in less than ... MORE