Category: Locke

Crews from multiple departments battle two-story structure fire in Cayuga County

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 involved is at 4689 West Cayuga Street ... MORE
Cayuga County, Fire, Locke, News
Man pleads guilty to stabbing in Locke

Man pleads guilty to stabbing in Locke

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, was arrested in July after law enforcement ... MORE
Cayuga County, Courts, Locke, News
Cayuga County year-end sales tax report: Auburn excels, towns, villages lag behind

Cayuga County year-end sales tax report: Auburn excels, towns, villages lag behind

The final sales tax numbers for Cayuga County’s multiple municipal governments show a strong year for the city of Auburn, but a weak performance by towns and villages in the area. As a whole, sales tax receipts in Cayuga County reached $46.27 ... MORE
‘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 was convicted by a jury of third-degree ... MORE
Cayuga County, Courts, Locke, News
Tractor-trailer travels off road, overturns along Rt. 38 (photo)

Tractor-trailer travels off road, overturns along Rt. 38 (photo)

First responders say one person was transported to an area hospital after a tractor-trailer accident in Locke late-Monday. The accident happened around 8 pm and was reported to Cayuga County 911 around 8:06 pm. The tractor-trailer reportedly went off the road on ... MORE
Sales tax revenues up in Auburn, down in Cayuga County’s towns and villages

Sales tax revenues up in Auburn, down in Cayuga County’s towns and villages

Sales tax collection is trending upward in the city of Auburn through the third quarter of 2018 and holding relatively steady in Cayuga County. According to the latest monthly sales tax report from the Cayuga County Treasurer’s Office, the city of Auburn ... MORE
First responders clean up from Locke accident

First responders clean up from Locke accident

First responders were called to the scene of a one-car accident on State Route 38 in the Town of Locke on Tuesday. Locke Rescue and Four Town Ambulance were called to the scene, where two patients suffered apparent injuries, but refused treatment ... MORE
LATEST: Multiple barns destroyed in Locke blaze (photos & video)

LATEST: Multiple barns destroyed in Locke blaze (photos & video)

Multiple departments were called to a multi-barn fire in Locke on Thursday. The call came in to first responders around 3:30 pm and prompted a response from Locke, Moravia, Scipio, Aurora, Groton, Lansing, Cortlandville, McLean, Genoa, Sempronius, Long Hill, and Poplar Ridge ... MORE
Cayuga County, Fire, Locke, News
INSIDE THE FLX: Brian Schenck looks to become next sheriff in Cayuga County

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Running unopposed, Brian Schenck looks to build community in Cayuga Co.

Who will be the next sheriff in Cayuga County? Lt. Brian Schenck believes it should be him; and after Sheriff David Gould announced that he would not seek re-election – Schenck stepped up to the plate. On Wednesday, he visited the FingerLakes1.com ... MORE
Cortland man charged in Cayuga County stabbing

Cortland man charged in Cayuga County stabbing

Sheriff David Gould says that on Saturday around 3:32 am the 911 Center received a report of an assault that had just occurred outside a residence on Tollgate Hill Road in the Town of Locke. First responders were dispatched to the scene ... MORE
Cayuga County Sheriff's Office seeks information on string of burglaries in Locke

Cayuga County Sheriff’s Office seeks information on string of burglaries in Locke

The Cayuga County Sheriff’s Office is interested in any information the community may have for a string of residential burglaries that took place in the town of Locke on Monday. According to a news release, the sheriff’s office and other police agencies ... MORE
REPORTS: Vehicle strikes buggy in Locke, leaves scene of accident

REPORTS: Vehicle strikes buggy in Locke, leaves scene of accident

First responders in Cayuga County were called to the area of Route 90 at the intersection with Locke Summerhill Town Line Road for a reported car vs. buggy accident. Locke Rescue and Four Town Ambulance were called to the scene, and scanner ... MORE
High-speed internet on its way to some rural Cayuga County towns

High-speed internet on its way to some rural Cayuga County towns

By the end of 2018, about 4,000 residents in seven rural Cayuga County municipalities will have access to high-speed broadband internet through 400 miles of fiber network from New Visions Communications. The $14.1 million project covers parts of the towns of Sterling, ... MORE
Locke mobile home park plagued by health violations sold, county fines paid

Locke mobile home park plagued by health violations sold, county fines paid

A Locke mobile home park cited for multiple public health violations over the last decade has been sold and county fines have been paid, the Cayuga County Health Department said. The new owners of the former Walnut Grove Mobile Home Park on ... MORE
INSIDE THE FLX: Batman talks budget process, infrastructure spending, and local disasters (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Batman talks budget process, infrastructure spending, and local disasters (podcast)

On Thursday’s edition of Inside the FLX the individual tasked with leading Cayuga County’s largest governing body – is in-studio talking about elections, the budget process, infrastructure, environmental issues, as well as the prospect of being excluded in a ‘disaster declaration’ by ... MORE
ELECTION NIGHT LIVE 2017 (webcast replay)

ELECTION NIGHT LIVE 2017 (webcast replay)

Josh Durso, Jackie Augustine & Jim Sinicropi were live inside the all-new FingerLakes1.com Studio on Election Night for results, reaction, interviews and analysis from Tuesday’s vote in Cayuga, Ontario, Schuyler, Seneca, Tompkins, Wayne and Yates Counties. Hear from Seneca Falls Town Supervisor ... MORE
ELECTION GUIDE 2017: Looking at all of the candidates, issues in Cayuga County

ELECTION GUIDE 2017: Looking at all of the candidates, issues in Cayuga County

With five contested legislature races, two available seats on Auburn City Council, and a number of other Town Council races taking place in Cayuga County — voters will have a lot to decide on in less a little over a week. Candidates ... MORE
Roadside ditches in Owasco Lake watershed need work

Roadside ditches in Owasco Lake watershed need work

The Owasco Lake Watershed Inspection Program assessed more than 100 town and county roadside ditches in the watershed totaling just under 10 miles. More than five miles, the program determined, are high priority to be stabilized. Ditches, especially when not properly maintained, ... MORE