Category: Galen

Deputies: Lyons woman charged with DWI after crash on Rt. 31

Deputies: Lyons woman charged with DWI after crash on Rt. 31

Deputies say a Lyons woman was arrested following a crash that happened on Route 31 in the town of Galen. Evee Rivaldo, 29, of Lyons was charged with DWI, driving with a BAC over 0.08%, and moving from lane unsafely. Rivaldo is ... MORE
Deputies: Waterloo man charged with DWI after going 72 mph in 30 mph zone

Deputies: Waterloo man charged with DWI after going 72 mph in 30 mph zone

Deputies report the arrest of a Waterloo man in Wayne County after a roadside investigation on Rt. 31 in Galen. According to deputies Stephan Britt, 26, of Waterloo was stopped for speeding when it was determined that he was intoxicated. Deputies say ... MORE
Deputies: Galen man parked running cars in roadway to deter speeders, slow traffic

Deputies: Galen man parked running cars in roadway to deter speeders, slow traffic

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Galen man after an investigation on Old Route 31. According to deputies, Alan Lee Caldwell, 62, of Galen was charged with reckless endangerment after he placed vehicles in the roadway to block ... MORE
Deputies: Wayne County man found with stolen car from Buffalo

Deputies: Wayne County man found with stolen car from Buffalo

Deputies arrested a Savannah man following a traffic stop after investigation revealed that the vehicle he was in had been stolen in Buffalo. Christopher Peay, 23, was arrested after a traffic stop on Daboll Rd. in Galen. According to deputies, he was ... MORE
Deputies: Galen man choked woman during domestic incident

Deputies: Galen man choked woman during domestic incident

Deputies arrested a 45-year-old Galen man following a domestic incident investigation. Charles Gilbert, 45, is accused of putting his hands around the throat of a woman- choking her during an incident. He was arrested for criminal obstruction of breathing. The charge will ... MORE
Update on bridge closures in Wayne County as rehabilitation along Erie Canal continues

Update on bridge closures in Wayne County as rehabilitation along Erie Canal continues

Work has started on a bridge over the Erie Canal in Wayne County. DOT announced that the bridge carrying Lyons-Merango Rd. over the Erie Canal was closed on Monday. It will remain closed until late this year. The entire project is costing ... MORE
Lyons driver nearly caused head-on crash along Rt. 31, flees the scene before being arrested

Lyons driver nearly caused head-on crash along Rt. 31, flees the scene before being arrested

Deputies say they arrested a Lyons man following an investigation into a hit-and-run crash that happened in the town of Galen on Saturday. Tylor Felix, 25, of Lyons was charged with criminal mischief, reckless endangerment, endangering the welfare of a child, and ... MORE
One charged with drunk driving after crash investigation in Galen

One charged with drunk driving after crash investigation in Galen

Deputies arrested a 62-year-old Galen man for driving while intoxicated after a personal injury crash on December 10, 2020. It happened around 1:30 p.m., according to investigators, who say that Gary Jones, 62, of Galen was charged with DWI, driving with a ... MORE
Galen woman charged with DWI after

Galen woman charged with DWI after domestic incident

Deputies report the arrest of a Galen woman following a domestic incident on Geneva St. in Lyons. Alicia Conboy, 34, of Galen is accused of getting in her vehicle after a domestic incident and driving on Monday around midnight. She was arrested ... MORE
Wood stove likely to blame after mill leveled by blaze in Galen

Wood stove likely to blame after mill leveled by blaze in Galen

An Amish lumber mill was destroyed by a fire over the weekend in Wayne County. Clyde Fire Department Chief Joe Tavano Jr. told the Finger Lakes Times that approximately 70 firefighters were on-scene, and that everyone did a great job. However, it ... MORE
Fire, Galen, News, Wayne County
Galen man hospitalized after vehicle crashes into tractor-trailer

Driver hospitalized after vehicle crashes into tractor-trailer

On December 10th around 1:30 p.m. deputies responded to a personal injury crash in the area of Clyde Marengo Road and Watson Road in Galen. Deputies say Gary Jones, of Galen became unconscious while driving, left the roadway and hit an embankment ... MORE
Wayne County man dispute property ownership, damages part of Empire State Trail

Wayne County man dispute property ownership, damages part of Empire State Trail

A Wayne County man was arrested following a property dispute near the Erie Canal. Floyd Chadwick, 58, of Galen was charged with second-degree criminal mischief, as a felony; as well as second-degree criminal contempt. He was also charged with trespass. Chadwick is ... MORE
Town of Tyre will contract with Galen-Clyde Fire Department for protection in 2021

Town of Tyre will contract with Galen-Clyde Fire Department for protection in 2021

The Town of Tyre has gone another direction for fire protection. On November 19th the Town Board authorized a one-year contract with the Galen-Clyde Fire District for 2021. “For many, many years Tyre has engaged the Magee Volunteer Fire Dept. for its ... MORE
Clyde teen charged with manslaughter, vehicular manslaughter after fatal crash

Clyde teen charged with manslaughter, vehicular manslaughter after fatal crash

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office announced the arrest of a 19-year-old Clyde driver following a fatal crash in March 2020. Gregory Bailey, 19, of Clyde was taken into custody on several charges including second degree manslaughter, second degree vehicular manslaughter, second degree ... MORE
Deputies: Teen airlifted after two-car crash on Rt. 31 in Wayne County

Deputies: Teen airlifted after two-car crash on Rt. 31 in Wayne County

Deputies in Wayne County report the investigation of a two-car personal injury crash that happened on Route 31 in the Town of Galen. Deputies say Madison Mason, 18, of Lyons and Jack Sherlock, 22, of South Carolina were said to be in ... MORE
Galen, News, Traffic, Wayne County
Wayne County woman accused of stalking person

Wayne County woman accused of stalking person

Deputies say a Palmyra woman was arrested following a stalking complaint in the town of Galen. Abbie Finch, 23, was charged with stalking. She is accused of harassing another female over a period of time. She was arraigned and released to answer ... MORE
Deputy accused of side-swiping vehicle in Wayne County, but investigation finds statements were false

Deputy accused of side-swiping vehicle in Wayne County, but investigation finds statements were false

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of two Wolcott residents following an investigation into false statements made to investigators. Zylinda Zanders, 18, and Jazzmin Edmondson, 31, both of Wolcott were charged with falsely reporting an incident and making a punishable ... MORE
OUR FINGER LAKES HISTORY: The Pre-Emption Line (podcast)

OUR FINGER LAKES HISTORY: The Pre-Emption Line (podcast)

Most Finger Lakes residents have heard of the Pre-Emption Line but very few know the fascinating history of why is exists. Seneca County Historian Walter Gable explains in this episode of Our Finger Lakes History.  . The Pre-Emption Line forms the ... MORE