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NYSP violent crimes now investigating firefighter’s death at Schuyler facility

New York State Police will be working with the Schuyler County District Attorney’s Office to investigate the March death of a firefighter from Watertown. Peyton Morse, 21, died nine days after suffering a medical emergency while at a training facility. The State ... MORE
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Silver Spoon Café will host location for Johnson & Johnson vaccine Thursday in Montour Falls

Montour Falls will offer a COVID vaccine clinic this Thursday. The location will be at the Silver Spoon Café Thursday afternoon. The clinic will be run by Schuyler County Public Health and offer the Johnson and Johnson shot from 3 p.m. until ... MORE
Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office investigate a serious crash involving a motorcycle in Montour Falls

Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office investigates serious crash involving motorcycle in Montour Falls

The Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a serious crash involving a motorcycle. On August 4th, 2021, at around 3:00 p.m., the Schuyler County 911 Center was notified of a single vehicle motorcycle accident on State Route 14 near Raymond Street in ... MORE
Schuyler Hospital lengthens visiting hours for inpatient and surgical patients

Schuyler Hospital lengthens visiting hours for inpatient and surgical patients

Patients in the medical and surgical units at Schuyler Hospital have had their visitation hours updated. Due to the low number of Covid-19 cases in Schuyler County, the hospital was able to change the hours for these patients in the inpatient units ... MORE
Deputies: Montour Falls duo cashed forged checks at local bank

Deputies: Montour Falls duo cashed forged checks at local bank

The Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of two Montour Falls residents after an investigation into forged checks. Joshua Sheffer, 29, and Ricardo Castellar, 30, both were charged with felony possession of a forged instrument. The charges stem from separate forged ... MORE
Montour Falls mayor says it's time to crack down on code violators in the village

Montour Falls mayor says it’s time to crack down on code violators in the village

There could be a surge in code enforcement violations in the village of Montour Falls, according to local officials. Mayor James Ryan said in a letter that he’s directing code enforcement to work with property owners on an array of issues. The ... MORE
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Montour Falls man taken into custody on felony charges after drug investigation

Montour Falls man taken into custody on felony charges after drug investigation

On Monday around 5:30 p.m. deputies served a warrant on a Montour Falls man with the assistance of New York State Police and the Watkins Glen Police Department. Deputies say Robert Stevens, 27, of Montour Falls was arrested as result of a ... MORE
FLX WEEKLY: Watkins Glen Chamber Director Michael Hardy (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Watkins Glen Chamber Director Michael Hardy (podcast)

Michael Hardy, Executive Director of the Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce, is in-studio with Sydney Radka and Jim Sinicropi to talk Glamping, Captain Bill’s second boat and the latest Conde Nast Traveler rankings which had Watkins Glen State Park tabbed #1 ... MORE
Unmarked Schuyler County Sheriff's Office vehicle involved in two-car crash, NSYP leading investigation

Unmarked Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office vehicle involved in two-car crash, NSYP leading investigation

New York State Police are handling the investigation into a crash involving an unmarked Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office vehicle. On Wednesday around 5 p.m. the sheriff’s office received a report of a two-car crash at the intersection of State Route 14 and ... MORE
Public encouraged to participate in drug take back day in Schuyler County

Public encouraged to participate in drug take back day in Schuyler County

The Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office and the Schuyler County Coalition on Underage Drinking and Drugs are encouraging community members to participate in National Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, April 24, 2021. Community members can drop off their expired, unused, or unwanted ... MORE
Work resumes on stretch of Rt. 14 in Montour Falls: Traffic down to one lane for now

Work resumes on stretch of Rt. 14 in Montour Falls: Traffic down to one lane for now (video)

Work is underway to improve a stretch along Route 14 in Montour Falls. That means traffic has been reduced to one-lane. A bridge is being worked on, and a number of other cosmetic improvements are being made to that stretch. Watch the ... MORE
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Schuyler Hospital receives $5,000 donation to purchase air contamination unit

Schuyler Hospital receives $5,000 donation to purchase air contamination unit

Schuyler Hospital has received a sizeable donation to pay for a portable dust containment unit. The unit helps to contain airborne contaminants. The Spycor Environmental Minti E-C-U 4 is a collapsible portable unit that helps isolate air contamination. A $5,000 donation went ... MORE
Lawmaker calls for investigation into Watertown firefighter’s death at Schuyler County training facility

Lawmaker calls for investigation into Watertown firefighter’s death at Schuyler County training facility

In early-March a Watertown firefighter died after a training exercise at a state facility in Schuyler County. Peyton Morse was rushed to the hospital after suffering a medical emergency at the New York State Academy of Fire Science. He was in the ... MORE
Watertown firefighter dies after training exercise in Montour Falls

Watertown firefighter dies after training exercise in Montour Falls

The firefighter that was seriously hurt in a training exercise in Montour Falls at a training facility has died. A family member told CNYCentral that 21-year-old Peyton Morse, a Watertown firefighter, died from injuries sustained in a training incident. The incident occurred ... MORE
Teen airlifted from serious, one-car crash in Schuyler County

Teen airlifted from serious, one-car crash in Schuyler County

Deputies say an 18-year-old was airlifted from the scene of a one-vehicle crash in Schuyler County on Sunday. It happened a little before 2 p.m., according to a press release, which indicated that Nathan Vanamburg, 18, of Montour was on County Rd ... MORE