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Cayuga County makes Friday’s vaccine clinic at Fingerlakes Mall a #VaxtoSchool clinic

A vaccine clinic scheduled for Friday with the Cayuga County Health Department is now a #VaxtoSchool pop-up site. The clinic will be from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Fingerlakes Mall. All three vaccines are available. A medical professional will be ... MORE
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Milk tanker rollover in Aurelius results in road closure

A milk tanker turned over Friday morning at the intersection on Blanchard Road in Aurelius. The full tanker leaked diesel fuel onto the road. US-20 West Bound between Blanchard Road and Laraway Road will have all lanes closed due to the overturned ... MORE
Aurelius fire department is one of 48 departments to be awarded with grain entrapment rescue gear and training

Aurelius fire department is one of 48 departments to be awarded with grain entrapment rescue gear and training

48 fire departments across the country have been awarded with grain rescue tubes and training, Aurelius being one of them. Nationwide insurance stated in a news release that they have awarded 200 rescue tubes to first responders in order to help prevent ... MORE
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One airlifted from head-on crash on 5&20 in Aurelius

First responders were called to a serious head-on crash on 5&20 in the town of Aurelius on Saturday. It happened near Reese’s Dairy Bar on Clark St. Rd., near the intersection with Half Acre Rd. According to first responders one person was ... MORE
Police ask for public's help locating person connected to Aurelius burglary

Police ask for public’s help locating person connected to Aurelius burglary

New York State Police are asking for the public’s help identifying a person in a photo. The person is wanted in connection with a burglary that occurred in the town of Aurelius. No other information was provided about the burglary, but police ... MORE
Cayuga County Health Department holds first COVID-19 vaccine clinic over weekend

Cayuga County Health Department holds first COVID-19 vaccine clinic over weekend

The Cayuga County Health Department administered a COVID-19 vaccine clinic on Saturday. The doses were limited, but it took place at the Cayuga-Onondaga BOCES in Aurelius. It was open to a number of workers in health care, as well as those who ... MORE
What’s happening at Fingerlakes Mall in 2021?

What’s happening at Fingerlakes Mall in 2021?

What’s happening at the Fingerlakes Mall? Every year one of the most-frequently asked questions has to do with one of the region’s oldest malls. The Fingerlakes Mall, which is located in Aurelius at the edge of the city of Auburn, is hoping ... MORE
Sheriff: Deputy stabbed multiple times after incident that led to standoff in Cayuga County

UPDATE: Man charged with felony assault on officer after stabbing, standoff with police in Cayuga County

Sheriff Brian Schenck provided a detailed update Saturday morning on the standoff and assault on a police officer that happened during the late-afternoon hours in Cayuga. Around 5 p.m. on Friday two deputies and one New York State police officer responded to ... MORE
Sheriff: Standoff at vacant building along 5&20 ends peacefully in Cayuga County

Sheriff: Standoff at vacant building along 5&20 ends peacefully in Cayuga County

Sheriff Brian Schenck says that around 6:15 p.m. law enforcement was called to an address on Clark Street Road (5&20) in the town of Aurelius for the report of subjects entering and occupying a vacant residence. Upon arrival, deputies and state police ... MORE
DEBRIEF: East Hill Medical fills important void as rural communities struggle economically (podcast)

DEBRIEF: East Hill Medical fills important void as communities struggle economically (podcast)

Keith Cuttler spends most of his days thinking about ways to get crucial medical services to the most-vulnerable parts of the Cayuga County. It’s been an evolving challenge, since coming into his role with a crucial local provider in 2016. “The client ... MORE
Hundreds sign petition

Hundreds sign petition to have flashing light, speed reduction at fatal intersection in Cayuga County

Following a deadly crash at a problem intersection in Cayuga County – a Change.org petition was created to lower the speed limit and put a flashing light at the location. The crash happened at the intersection of Blanchard and Turnpike roads. It’s ... MORE
COVID-19 exposure at Cayuga County church; five active cases as of Thursday

COVID-19 exposure at Cayuga County church; five active cases as of Thursday

The Cayuga County Health Department is warning local residents about a possible COVID-19 exposure at a church. A resident who tested positive for the virus attended two services at Emmanuel Baptist Bible Church over the weekend. Officials say both of the services ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Will ‘Drive-In Fever’ last all summer? A closer look at a 5&20 favorite (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Will ‘Drive-In Fever’ last all summer? A closer look at a 5&20 favorite (podcast)

– By Gabriel Pietrorazio Is the Finger Lakes Drive-In experiencing a resurgence? Is this a new trend, and will the “drive-in fever” caused by the coronavirus pandemic last through the summer? On this edition of The Daily Debrief, Paul Meyer, owner of ... MORE
NYSP: More arrests, charges likely after home invasion, burglary in Cayuga County

NYSP: More arrests, charges likely after home invasion, burglary in Cayuga County

New York State Police, the Auburn Police Department, and cayuga County Sheriff’s Office all were involved in a burglary investigation on Monday. The report came in for a burglary in progress at 2042 West Genesee Street in Aurelius. The occupant of the ... MORE
New owners of Cayuga County ice cream shop say patrons are respectful of social distancing requirements

New owners of Cayuga County ice cream shop say patrons are respectful of social distancing requirements

Many local ice cream shops have opened for the season, but done so with a new set of rules. For Reese’s Dairy Bar, which is located on Route 5 near Auburn, they had to open with new rules and new owners. “With ... MORE