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State police seek public’s help identifying driver in Montour Falls hit-and-run crash

State police are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying a driver involved in a hit-and-run accident on State Route 224. It happened in Montour Falls on June 14 around 6:45 p.m., according to a news release. The vehicle in question struck a ... MORE
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Man cited after traffic stop in Penn Yan

Police cited a Montour Falls man following a traffic stop in Penn Yan. According to a news release, the Penn Yan Police Department ticketed Timathy W. Travis, 30, of Montour Falls for aggravated unlicensed operation. Travis was stopped while driving on Liberty ... MORE
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Elmira man breaks into campground and steals car

An Elmira man was arrested following a larceny investigation. According to a news release, the Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jeremy Montgomery, 38, of Elmira for burglary and grand larceny. Charges allege that Montgomery broke into a camper at the Montour Falls ... MORE
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Man charged in Montour Falls for a false inspection certificate

A Painted Post man was arrested on June 7 for a vehicle violation. According to a news release, the Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office arrested Trevon L. Wallace, 25 for having a false inspection certificate. Wallace was stopped on State Route 14 in ... MORE
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Man arrested after punching individual in Montour Falls

Police say a Beaver Dams man was arrested after a physical altercation. According to a news release, the Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office arrested Elijah C.A. Wakeman, 18, for assault. Charges allege that Wakeman punched an individual in the mouth. Wakeman will appear ... MORE
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Two arrested in Schuyler County for failure to appear

Two individuals were arrested in Schuyler County after failure to appear in court. According to a news release, the Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office arrested Joshua J. Rutan, 41, of Elmira and Tyler E. Rose, 26, of Montour Falls for failure to appear ... MORE
Watkins Glen History Walks resume June 18

Watkins Glen History Walks resume June 18

The Schuyler County Historical Society’s popular Watkins Glen History Walks resume on Saturday, June 18. Schuyler County history experts will lead the walks on Saturdays June 18, July 16 and Aug. 13 and on Sundays June 26, July 24 and Aug. 28 ... MORE
Man arrested for gun possession in Montour Falls

18-year-old arrested for gun possession in Montour Falls

Police arrested a Montour Falls man for gun possession. According to a news release, the Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office arrested Michael A. Benway Jr., 18, of Montour Falls for criminal possession of a firearm. It is alleged that Benway Jr., possessed a ... MORE
Montour Falls man arrested after domestic incident

Montour Falls man arrested after domestic incident

Police arrested a Montour Falls man following a domestic incident. According to a news release, the Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jeremiah C. Beach, 42, of Montour Falls for criminal mischief. The arrest stems from an incident that took place on May ... MORE
Haley Albertsman scores “key” win in SCCUDD Spring Billboard Contest

Haley Albertsman scores “key” win in SCCUDD Spring Billboard Contest

The Schuyler County Coalition on Underage Drinking (SCCUDD) held its 2nd annual billboard contest for Schuyler County students in grades 7-12.  All students attending Odessa-Montour Central School, Watkins Glen Central School, and Bradford Central School were eligible, including homeschool students residing in Schuyler ... MORE
Trumansburg woman arrested for grand larceny

Trumansburg woman arrested for grand larceny

Police arrested a Trumansburg woman following a larceny investigation. According to a news release, the Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office arrested Courtney L. Matthys, 27, of Trumansburg for grand larceny. Matthys failed to report income and received over $3,000 in benefits from the ... MORE
Elmira man steals vehicle from Dollar General parking lot

Elmira man steals vehicle from Dollar General parking lot

Police say an Elmira man was arrested following a larceny investigation. According to a news release, the Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office arrested John T. Conner, 35, of Elmira for grand larceny. Charges allege that Conner stole an unoccupied vehicle from the parking ... MORE
Montour Falls man takes car without owners permission

Montour Falls man takes car without owners permission

Police arrested a Montour Falls man following report of a van being taken without permission. According to a news release, State Police out of Horseheads arrested John T. Connor, 35, of Montour Falls for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. The investigation ... MORE
Odessa-Montour students recognized for substance prevention

Odessa-Montour students recognized for substance prevention

The Schuyler County Coalition on Underage Drinking and Drugs(SCCUDD) held its 2nd annual Pizza Box Sticker Shock event in December 2021at area stores and restaurants that sell take-out pizza.  A sticker design contest was held for Schuyler county students to come up with ... MORE
Historic Lee School open house May 14

Historic Lee School open house May 14

Experience the days of learning in a one-room schoolhouse at the annual spring open house at the Schuyler County Historical Society’s Lee School in Montour Falls. Retired teachers Marty Evans and Judy VanSkiver will play the role of schoolmarms, welcoming visitors of ... MORE