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Woman flees from police with 10-year-old child in vehicle

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Police arrested a motorist after a pursuit through Cayuga and Tompkins County. According to a news release, the Cayuga County Sheriff’s Office arrested Christina M. Deuel, 44, for reckless endangerment, endangering the welfare of a ... more
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Cayuga County man charged after property damage accident

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Police say a Locke resident was arrested after a property damage accident. According to a news release, troopers from State Police Auburn arrested Larry L. Geelan, 54, of Locke for driving while intoxicated. Troopers responded ... more
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Locke Girl Scout receives Gold Award from NYPenn Pathways Council

Manlius Girl Scout hosts virtual mental health and art therapy classes as part of Gold Award Project
A Cayuga County Girl Scout has received the Gold Award from the NYPenn Pathways Council, which covers much of the Finger Lakes and part of northern Pennsylvania. The Citizen reports Addison Moore of Locke won ... more
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Dollar General opens new store in southern Cayuga County

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Cayuga County has its seventh Dollar General store. The Citizen reports the newest store is open on Auburn Road in Locke. Several Dollar Generals have opened in new buildings in Cayuga County in recent years ... more
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Pair arrested, charged with working together to steal merchandise from Wal-Mart

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Seneca Falls Police arrested two men they say worked together to steal merchandise from the Seneca Falls Wal-Mart. On Wednesday, December 8, 2021, at 7:43 pm the Town of Seneca Falls Police Department arrested Zachary M ... more
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Pair of Seneca Falls Walmart shoppers tried concealing significant amounts of merchandise in totes

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The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of two after they attempted to steal a significant amount of merchandise in totes. On Wednesday at 7:43 p.m. police in Seneca Falls arrested Zachary M. Seymour, ... more
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First responders battle mobile home fire in Cayuga County

First responders battle mobile home fire in Cayuga County
First responders in Cayuga County were called to a mobile home fire during the afternoon hours on Friday. The home was located on Flamingo Drive. A number of departments, including the Locke, Moravia, Scipio, Sempronius, ... more
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DEBRIEF: East Hill Medical fills important void as communities struggle economically (podcast)

DEBRIEF: East Hill Medical fills important void as rural 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 ... more
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Officials worry about COVID spike as Route 90 sale happens in Cayuga County

Officials worry about COVID spike as Route 90 sale happens in Cayuga County
Each year there is a 50-mile-long garage sale in Cayuga County. It's called the Route 90 Sale, and it typically draws thousands. Officials tell The Auburn Citizen that they are worried about what could happen ... more
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Cayuga County 911 dealing with massive workload since discovery changes took hold

Cayuga County issues state of emergency, all school districts will shut down
Cayuga County E-911 has some staffing issues that it needs to resolve. At least that was the pitch heard by the Cayuga County Legislature this week when they met. E-911 Administrator Denise Spingler addressed the ... more
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Driver airlifted from serious crash in Cayuga County

Driver airlifted from serious crash in Cayuga County
First responders in Cayuga County were called to a serious crash shortly before 10 p.m. Deputies said that the crash happened on Toll Gate Road in Locke. Only one vehicle was involved. It reportedly left ... more
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Lansing man located by authorities after overnight search

Lansing man located by authorities after overnight search
State Police were searching for a man that they said could have been armed, following an incident in Lansing late-Sunday. Frederick Knapp, 51, of Lansing was located this morning, according to troopers. Troopers were originally ... more
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Boil water order lifted for Town of Locke

Boil water order lifted for Town of Locke
A boil water order issued last week has been lifted for the Town of Locke Water District, according to the Cayuga County Health Department. Repairs were made to the distribution system and water service was ... more
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Boil water order issued for Town of Locke

Boil water order issued for Town of Locke
The Cayuga County Health Department has issued a boil water advisory for the Town of Locke. They advise people on the public water system to boil their water before using it. The boil water order ... more
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SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Sheriff Schenck talks recruiting challenge, changes coming from Albany

EPISODE #28: Sunday Conversation with Casey McDonald on Congressional Campaign
Earlier this year Cayuga County Sheriff Brian Schenck was in-studio discussing his first month on the job following an uncontested election last fall. He succeeded longtime Sheriff David Gould. Now, Sheriff Schenck has several months ... more
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FingerLakes1.com launches Patreon to support continued growth in local digital content

FingerLakes1.com launches Patreon to continue growth in digital content
FingerLakes1.com has officially launched a Patreon Support model, for readers, viewers, and listeners who want to support our mission. For 20 years now, FingerLakes1.com has focused on delivering news and information in a unique, interactive ... more
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Crews from multiple departments battle two-story structure fire in Cayuga County

First responders were called to a structure fire in the Town of Locke Tuesday afternoon. The call came in around 1 p.m. and several departments were dispatched to it. Scanner traffic indicates that the structure ... more
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Man pleads guilty to stabbing in Locke

Cortland man sentenced for vicious stabbing attack in Cayuga County
A Cortland man's guilty plea to assault in Cayuga County Criminal Court Thursday for a stabbing incident last summer satisfied an attempted murder charge he once faced. Bryan Lee, 35, of 11 Halbert St., Cortland, ... more
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‘Career con artist’ sentenced for stealing vehicle in Locke

‘Career con artist’ sentenced for stealing vehicle in Locke
A New York City man previously described as a "career con artist" by the district attorney's office was sentenced Tuesday for stealing a truck in Cayuga County by writing fraudulent checks. In November, Heath Edmead ... more
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