Fatal Motorcycle Crash in Onondaga County

One person is dead following a Saturday morning motorcycle crash in Onondaga County. The sheriff’s office reports responding to Court Street in the Hamlet of Lyncourt near Roxford North Road around 1:30a for the fatal crash. A 27 year old man lost control of his motorcycle, striking the curb and being ejected from the bike. … Read more

September Programming at Seymour Library

With the school year underway and the weather changing, Maureen McEvers with the Seymour Library gives us an update on their upcoming September programming. https://media.socastsrm.com/wordpress/wp-content/blogs.dir/1057/files/2022/09/mcevers-school-kids.mp3   As Summer turns to Fall, Auburn’s story walk at Hoopes Park is wrapping up; however, McEvers says kids will have one more chance to experience these stories outdoors. https://media.socastsrm.com/wordpress/wp-content/blogs.dir/1057/files/2022/09/mcevers-web-cut-story-walk.mp3 … Read more

Local Sheriff’s Office Offering Concealed Carry Signage

With the Empire State’s new gun laws having taken effect, the Cayuga County Sheriff’s Office says “no carry” is now the default status for private property. Those wishing to allow the carrying of concealed pistols will have to display signage saying such. The Sheriff’s Office has provided an example sign which can be printed out … Read more

Search Continues for the Cause of the Ferrara Lumber Fire

The search continues for the cause of the fire that destroyed Ferrera Lumber in Seneca Falls.  Saturday marks two months since the July 3rd fire.  Seneca County Fire Coordinator Jeff Larson says the investigation has been turned over to state fire investigators. https://media.socastsrm.com/wordpress/wp-content/blogs.dir/1057/files/2022/08/00005.wav   On Sunday July 3rd,  Seneca Falls firefighters and 13 other fire … Read more

Changes to Ambulance Service in Schuyler County on the Horizon?

Cayuga Health Systems could soon be providing ambulance service in Schuyler County. A 6-to-2 vote taken Tuesday night in a county legislative committee session opens the door for a potential agreement with Cayuga Health to replace the Schuyler County Volunteer Ambulance Association as the county’s ambulance provider. The Odessa File reports the county has been … Read more

Fayette Receives $1M State Grant to Help Protect Seneca Lake

Governor Kathy Hochul Tuesday 12 federal grant awards totaling $5.8 million for economic and community development projects within New York’s twenty-eight county Northern Border Region. This year, 55 final applications were submitted and reviewed by New York for Northern Border Regional Commission, with funding requests totaling over $35 million. “The awards announced today will be … Read more

Seneca Falls Backpack Program Helps Individuals in Need

Photo: provided by the Seneca Falls Police Department Town of Seneca Falls Council Woman Kaitlyn Laskoski has partnered with Chief Stu Peenstra from the Seneca Falls Police Department and Commissioner Tracy VanVleck from the Seneca County Department of Social Services to assist homeless and displaced individuals. This initiative was the idea of Council Woman Laskoski … Read more

Police: Two Canandaigua Residents Arrested for Lying About Incident

Two Canandaigua residents have been arrested following the investigation into an incident that happened earlier this month. 20-year-old Jamie Fry is accused of reporting an incident to Canandaigua Police on August 17th that investigators determined did not happen. 33-year-old Colleen Marshall is accused of providing a sworn affidavit to police in connection with the incident … Read more