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Drug Take Back Day coming to South Seneca this weekend

Morabito becomes third candidate in Seneca County Sheriff’s race
The Seneca County Sheriff's Office says it will hold a Drug Take Back Day in South Seneca. The event will happen at the Law Enforcement Center on State Route 96 from 10 a.m. to 2 ... more
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High school student tests positive for COVID-19 in South Seneca CSD

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Officials in the South Seneca Central School District say they received notification this week of a student testing positive for COVID-19. "South Seneca received information from the Seneca County Health Department Tuesday that one of ... more
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Edith B. Ford Memorial Library Roundtable series explores beginnings of wine tourism (video)

Edith B. Ford Memorial Library Roundtable series explores beginnings of wine tourism (video)
In this first roundtable produced in conjunction with the Edith B. Ford Memorial Library and FingerLakes1.com. Archivist Monica Wilkinson-Kelly leads a panel discussion on the early roots of winemaking in Seneca County. In particular, the ... more
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WATCH: Seneca County Board of Supervisors October Meeting in Ovid (video)

WATCH: Seneca County Board of Supervisors October Meeting (video)
The Seneca County Board of Supervisors regular October meeting will be held at the Three Bears Courthouse in Ovid, NY on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 6:00 pm. The meeting will be streamed live in ... more
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Seneca County law enforcement survey deadline is October 10th

Seneca County law enforcement survey deadline is October 10th
Law enforcement agencies in Seneca County are enthusiastically entering into a ground-breaking collaboration with the community to make real change happen and they are asking for your help. They need to hear from actual members ... more
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‘OUR KIDS LACK ENOUGH’: Parents hammer South Seneca BOE over decision to cancel fall sports

‘OUR KIDS LACK ENOUGH’: South Seneca stays out of Section V soccer, but will resume cross country and golf
At a mid-September meeting without a lot of fanfare, the South Seneca Board of Education opted out of the Section V fall sports season. It was a move that did not receive a lot of ... more
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Series of public forums on policing in Seneca County will take place this month

Series of public forums on policing in Seneca County will take place this month
The Seneca County Police Reform and Reinvention Collaboration has announced three dates for community forums. The events will be held Monday, September 21st at the Ovid Fire Department; Wednesday, September 23rd at the Seneca Falls ... more
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BACK TO SCHOOL: Zielinski talks reopening strategy in South Seneca (podcast)

BACK TO SCHOOL:
"Teachers love to teach, and that's what they want to do," Zielinski said during a conversation with FingerLakes1.com. He says that for the volume of concerns that have been raised about reopening -- as well ... more
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Interlaken man dead after crash involving ATV in Seneca County

Interlaken man dead after crash involving ATV in Seneca County
The Seneca County Sheriff's Office reports the investigation of a fatal crash that happened on Saturday around 4:15 p.m. Deputies responded to the intersection of Halls Corners Road and Arden Road in Covert for a ... more
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WEBCAST REPLAY: Seneca County Board of Supervisors 5/12/20 meeting (video)

WATCH LIVE: Seneca County Board of Supervisors May meeting (video)
The Seneca County Board of Supervisors hold their May meeting on Tuesday night, May 12th, at 6:00 pm. The meeting will be streamed live and available for on-demand viewing after the session's conclusion. Watch the ... more
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UPDATE: Hate crime charge filed after South Seneca HS investigation, multiple teens arrested

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- By Josh Durso On Thursday, South Seneca Central School District Superintendent Steve Zielinski confirmed that district officials and the Seneca County Sheriff's Office was investigating vandalism, targeting outdoor portraits of seniors at South Seneca ... more
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United Way of Seneca County uses network of 75 volunteers to distribute more than 1,500 homemade cloth masks

United Way of Seneca County uses network of 75 volunteers to distribute more than 1,500 homemade cloth masks
United Way of Seneca County reports that they have distributed more than 1,500 homemade cloth masks and now have a network of about 75 volunteers working to produce the masks. Due to the overwhelming number ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: South Seneca CSD leader talks future of small, rural districts (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: South Seneca CSD leader talks future of small, rural districts (podcast)
South Seneca Superintendent Stephen Parker Zielinski is looking at ways to keep his district whole after this pandemic. It's already become clear that a major funding loss is en route. So, the district is working ... more
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South Seneca CSD copes with long-term shutdown, as financial implications loom across NYS

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- By Josh Durso South Seneca Central School District is in the midst of an historic, long-term shutdown. The kind of which no one has any memory of experiencing - faculty or students. Superintendent Stephen ... more
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Seneca County Community Counseling achieves long-term mission just in time

Supervisors consider bonuses for 400+ county employees in Seneca
- By Josh Durso Social distancing comes with a lot of challenges. People are social creatures, so they crave interaction. During a pandemic like the one impacting most of the globe - Governor Andrew Cuomo ... more
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Route 89 temporarily shut down after serious crash in Seneca County

Mercy Flight called to crash on North Road in Canandaigua
Sheriff Tim Luce says State Route 89 was temporarily shut down after a serious crash around 8:15 p.m. Deputies responded to a one-car crash in the town of Covert on Route 89. When they arrived, ... more
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Supervisors will consider sharing sales tax with towns, villages in Seneca County

Supervisors will consider sharing sales tax with towns, villages in Seneca County
The debate about sharing sales tax revenue received a shot of life at Tuesday's meeting of the Government Operations Committee in Seneca County. The supervisors have long-wrestled with the notion of sharing sales tax revenue ... more
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Seneca supervisors hear how discovery changes are impacting local courts

Seneca County gets $6.6M boost from American Rescue Plan
On Tuesday a local judge was back before the Seneca County Board of Supervisors requesting additional funding to deal with changes that stemmed from the bail reform initiative passed into law in 2019 ... more
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NO UNNECESSARY TRAVEL: Sheriff Luce expands advisory for Seneca County motorists

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Sheriff Henderson says accidents being reported, visibility becoming an issue
Sheriff Tim Luce has upgraded the travel advisory issued earlier to a no unnecessary travel advisory. It doesn't restrict travel, and roads remain open at this time - but travel is discouraged. "It is recommended ... more
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