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UPDATED: Teen charged with arson after Auburn fire (photos)

UPDATED: Teen charged with arson after Auburn fire (photos)
A pair of 16-year-olds were arrested and charged in connection with a major fire that was reported Saturday morning. The vacant building, which those in the area say had been empty for nearly two decades ... more
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Junius cabin destroyed, fire deemed accidental after investigation

Junius cabin destroyed, fire deemed accidental after investigation
An investigation determined that a Junius fire started in a wood stove, which resulted in a cabin on West Townline Road to be deemed a 'total loss'. Around 7:42 p.m. on Saturday deputies along with ... more
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Public’s help requested after fire at Barr Transportation in Auburn

Public's help requested after fire at Barr Transportation in Auburn
Authorities in Cayuga County are trying to determine the origin of a fire at Barr Transportation on York Street. The fire, which is now under investigation by the Auburn Police Department and Auburn Fire Department ... more
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Cabin fire under investigation in Phelps

A fully-involved cabin fire was reported on West Townline Road in Phelps Saturday evening. The call was reported around 7:45 p.m., when Junius and Oaks Corners fire departments were called to the scene. Crews on-scene ... more
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Vacant home in Auburn destroyed by blaze

Vacant home in Auburn destroyed by blaze
A vacant home on Sheridan Street in Auburn was a total loss after a fire during the early-morning hours on Thursday. Firefighters were called to the scene around 2:44 a.m. for a structure fire at ... more
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Clyde home heavily damaged by fire after overnight blaze

Clyde home heavily damaged by fire after overnight blaze
More than a half-dozen fire departments were called out to a structure fire on Welch Road in Clyde around 11 p.m. on Wednesday. Firefighters in Clyde report that they were able to contain the flames ... more
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Bridgeport Fire District seeks volunteers

Looking for an opportunity to serve our community? The Bridgeport Fire District is seeking volunteers to join our Board of Fire Commissioner’s Committee. Volunteers must reside in the Town of Seneca Falls and be 18 ... more
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Crews respond to fire at Weedsport supermarket

Crews respond to fire at Weedsport supermarket
Multiple departments were initially called out in Weedsport for a possible commercial structure fire on North Seneca Street. While the fire was out upon arrival — the location firefighters were called to is a local ... more
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LATEST: Batteries caused Hogarth Ave. fire in Geneva (video)

LATEST: Batteries caused Hogarth Ave. fire in Geneva (video)
Firefighters in Geneva were called to Hogarth Avenue for a reported structure fire. Crews on-scene confirmed the initial report of a fire at 30 Hogarth Street. The Geneva Fire Department and Finger Lakes Ambulance were ... more
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Deputies: Hopewell blaze set by juvenile, home is ‘total loss’ (video)

Deputies: Hopewell blaze set by juvenile, home is 'total loss' (video)
One completely destroyed home, five individuals who narrowly escaped injury, and an active investigation. Those are the components of a structure fire on Route 488 in Hopewell, which was reported on Thursday afternoon around 1:40 ... more
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30 cats found in basement as crews respond to structure fire in Victor

Firefighters say around 30 cats were found inside a burning home on Brace Road in Victor on Wednesday — as winds gust into the 50s and 60s. It made fighting the fire difficult — as ... more
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Canandaigua apartment house heavily damaged by overnight fire (photos)

Canandaigua apartment house heavily damaged by overnight fire (photos)
Crews responded to a serious apartment fire in Canandaigua during the early-morning hours Tuesday. The fire on Bristol Street happened at a multi-unit home where three families were living. No injuries were reported, but a ... more
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Structure fire under investigation in Butler

Multiple departments called to fire along CR 47 on Wednesday
Wayne County Sheriff Barry Virts says no one was hurt in a structure fire over the weekend in Butler. The blaze was reported at a single-occupancy home located at 14144 South Butler Conquest Road. A ... more
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Barn damaged after morning fire in Wayne County

A small barn suffered extensive damage after a fire on Route 104 in Wayne County. Red Creek, Victory, and Fair Haven fire departments responded along with Oswego Town RIT and Lakeshore Ambulance. Firefighters who arrived ... more
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Woman injured in grease fire at Auburn home

Woman injured in grease fire at Auburn home
An Auburn woman suffered serious burns to her left arm Friday in a grease fire at her home. At around 11:53 a.m., the Auburn Fire Department responded to a home at 21 Court St. Upon ... more
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Fatal structure fire under investigation in Dix

The Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal structure fire that occurred in the early morning hours of March 27th. The Beaver Dams Volunteer Fire Department responded to Pearl Street in the Town of ... more
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Teen charged with felony arson after pair of Hector fires

The Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a 16-year-old male on arson charges following an investigation. The 16-year-old who was not identified due to age was arrested after an investigation into two structure fires in ... more
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UNDER INVESTIGATION: Multiple departments respond to structure fire in Shortsville

UNDER INVESTIGATION: Multiple departments respond to structure fire in Shortsville
On Monday around 2:08 p.m. firefighters from Manchester and Shortsville fire departments were dispatched to a house fire at Lime Stone Estates Mobile Home Park located at 3718 Route 96 in Manchester. Neighbors had reportedly ... more
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Overnight fire at Kings and Queens Court Apartments in Auburn

Overnight fire at Kings and Queens Court Apartments in Auburn
An overnight fire at Kings and Queens Court Apartments in Auburn temporarily evacuated residents at the 65 and 63 South Street apartments around 3:30 a.m. Sunday. Auburn Fire Department arrived on the scene at 3:29 ... more
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TCAT bus destroyed after fire on Rt. 96

Around 4:45 p.m. on Friday the Trumansburg Fire Department and Ithaca Fire Department responded to the 1600 block of Route 96 for the report of a TCAT bus that was filling with smoke. By the ... more
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Pickup truck destroyed in King Ferry blaze (photo)

Pickup truck destroyed in King Ferry blaze (photo)
On Saturday firefighters responded to the report of a burning pickup truck. King Ferry and Genoa fire departments responded to the incident, which resulted in the truck being destroyed. Firefighters say that there were no ... more
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