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SF Police: Drunk driver nearly causes several accidents before crashing

SF Police: Drunk driver nearly causes several accidents before crashing
Police say a Watertown man was arrested in Seneca Falls for driving drunk after nearly causing several accidents. On April 10 around 9 p.m. police arrested Mohammad Majeed, 40, following a traffic complaint on Lamb ... more
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Correction issued for Seneca County infrastructure survey in Sewer Districts #1 and #2

Correction issued for Seneca County infrastructure survey in Sewer Districts #1 and #2
County Manager Kyle Lovell announced a correction to the contact information provided in the recent survey letters sent to residents of Sewer Districts 1 and 2. The letters mistakenly listed the Seneca County Clerk, Christina ... more
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One guilty plea in Waterloo homicide case: Second suspect’s trial goes on

One guilty plea in Waterloo homicide case: Second suspect’s trial goes on
In a recent turn of events in Seneca County, Wayne Ellison Jr. pled guilty to first-degree manslaughter for the shooting death of William Waugh in September 2022. The guilty plea was first reported by the ... more
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Byrne Dairy coming to busy intersection in Seneca Falls

Byrne Dairy coming to busy intersection in Seneca Falls
Construction has begun on a new Byrne Dairy convenience store and gas station in Seneca Falls, promising expanded services and amenities at a busy local intersection. The convenience store will be located at the corner ... more
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Troopers assist roadside baby delivery in Seneca County

Troopers assist roadside baby delivery in Seneca County
On April 15 the town of Waterloo became the unexpected backdrop for a heartwarming emergency delivery as local troopers assisted a woman in giving birth in her car. Troopers Joseph Vinci and Alexander Mullen were ... more
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Seneca Lake Guardian named ‘Freshwater Hero’ for environmental efforts

Seneca Lake Guardian named 'Freshwater Hero' for environmental efforts
The Seneca Lake Guardian (SLG) was honored with the "Freshwater Hero" award by Freshwater Future, recognizing their commitment to protecting the Finger Lakes and New York's waterways. The ceremony highlighted SLG’s initiatives against pollution and ... more
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Seneca County IDA relocates to enhance services

Ralph Lott, Ben Guthrie to serve on Seneca County IDA after supervisors approve appointment
The Seneca County Industrial Development Agency (SENIDA) has moved to a new office location at 2456 State Route 414, next to the Lux Hotel, to better support economic growth in the area. The move, completed ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Is there a mental health crisis in the Finger Lakes? (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Is there a mental health crisis in the Finger Lakes? (podcast)
How serious is the mental health crisis here in the Finger Lakes? The National Alliance on Mental Illness reports 1 in 5 U.S. adults experience mental illness each year; and the U.S. has seen its ... more
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Syracuse duo arrested after string of larcenies in Seneca County

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The Seneca County Sheriff's Office reports the arrest of two individuals following a larceny investigation in the town of Junius. Deputies arrested Raghuveera Narasimha and Askay Avhad, ages 26 and 24 respectively, of Syracuse for ... more
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Waterloo woman who hit SF police officer last month arrested for assault, resisting after new incident

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The Seneca County Sheriff's Office reports that a Waterloo woman who was arrested for hitting a police officer while being released from custody was arrested a second time. The original incident took place in March, ... more
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Waterloo murder trial restarts today: Two face charges for 2022 shooting

Waterloo murder trial restarts today: Two face charges for 2022 shooting
The trial of Wayne Ellison Jr. and Christopher Kesterson, accused of the murder of former local resident William Waugh, begins in Seneca County Court today following multiple delays. The case, which involves charges of murder ... more
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Mynderse Academy introduces therapy dog program

Mynderse Academy introduces therapy dog program
Mynderse Academy announced plans to introduce a therapy dog to the school environment, following the approval of Board of Education Policy 4850. The initiative aims to support the emotional and social development of students by ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Seneca Housing leaders talk upcoming event and housing crisis (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Seneca Housing leaders talk upcoming event and housing crisis (podcast)
Coming up in just a few day the Seneca Housing Coalition will partner with dozens of agencies across the county and region for the third edition of its annual Housing Fair. The event, held during ... more
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Seneca Falls man arrested for unlawful imprisonment after domestic

Seneca Falls man arrested for unlawful imprisonment after domestic
Police arrested a 34-year-old Seneca Falls man following a domestic incident at a local residence. During that incident, Adrian Worley, 34, is accused of preventing the victim from leaving the residence and damaging their property ... more
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READ THE DOCS: DEC unveils final scoping document for proposed Seneca Meadows Landfill expansion

Judge dismisses Seneca Meadows lawsuit challenging Local Law #3 in Seneca Falls
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has officially completed the final scoping document for the proposed expansion of Seneca Meadows Landfill, located in the Towns of Seneca Falls and Waterloo, Seneca County ... more
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Finger Lakes residents report loud booms: Was it thunder? Was it an earthquake?

Finger Lakes residents report loud booms: Was it thunder? Was it an earthquake?
What was that loud boom? It was the most-frequently asked question on social media after a series of loud rumbles were reported across the central Finger Lakes on Sunday. The reports streamed in as some ... more
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Seneca County advances plans for new water and sewer authority

Seneca County advances plans for new water and sewer authority
Seneca County's Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a home-rule request on Tuesday, setting the stage for significant changes in the county's water and wastewater management. This request is directed towards the State Legislature, seeking approval ... more
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Deputies: Seneca Falls woman arrested for aggravated DWI during early-morning stop

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The Seneca County Sheriff's office reports the arrest of a Seneca Falls woman after an early morning traffic stop on April 14. According to a news release, Martha White, 36, was arrested around 4:30 a.m ... more
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Driver sent to hospital after crashing into Lodi cemetery, later charged with DWI

Driver sent to hospital after crashing into Lodi cemetery, later charged with DWI
The Seneca County Sheriff's Office reports the arrest of a Lodi resident following a personal injury crash. Emily Hunt, 21, of Lodi was arrested for DWI as a misdemeanor, as well as other traffic violations ... more
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