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Rep. Katko says he will vote for bipartisan gun safety bill

U.S. Representative John Katko said on Wednesday that he will vote for the bipartisan gun safety bill once it is brought before the House for a vote. “It is my strong belief that this legislation represents a consensus approach to addressing the ... MORE
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Multiple charges against Lyons woman following larceny complaint

Police say a Lyons woman was taken into custody following a larceny complaint. According to a news release, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office arrested Connie Cotturone, 33, of Lyons for petit larceny and criminal tampering. The charges stem from a larceny complaint ... MORE
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Lyons woman skips court after violating order of protection

Police say a Lyons woman was arrested on a bench warrant. According to a news release, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office arrested Katherine E. Beesley, 47, of Lyons for failure to appear in court. It is alleged that Beesley violated an order ... MORE
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The Lyons Central School District Board of Education has appointed Zac Young as the next Athletic Director and Assistant Principal of Lyons MS/HS

Mr. Young will join the Lyons Central School District with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2022. Mr. Young will be transitioning to his new role from his current position as Athletic Director and PE Teacher for Weedsport Central School District ... MORE
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State Police arrest a Newark woman on warrant charges

Police say a Newark woman was taken into custody on warrant charges. According to a news release, State Police in Lyons arrested Alexandrea M. Wilson, 24, of Newark on a warrant for criminal possession and harassment. Wilson was transported to the Wayne ... MORE
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The Lyons Central School District Board of Education has appointed Rhonda Underhill as the next Assistant Superintendent for Instruction

Mrs. Underhill will join the Lyons Central School District with an anticipated start date of July 15, 2022. Mrs. Underhill will be transitioning to her new role from her current position as Principal for Perkins Elementary School in Newark Central Schools. Mrs ... MORE
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Go-cart theft leads to charges in Wayne County

A Lyons man was arrested following a larceny investigation According to a news release, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office arrested Cory J. Mcavinney, 22, of Lyons for petit larceny. It is alleged that Mcavinney stole a go-cart from the apartment complex where ... MORE
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Williamson man accidentally discharged illegally owned handgun, striking unoccupied vehicle in Lyons

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Williamson man following an investigation into shots fired. On May 22 deputies responded to a residence on Ashley Street in Lyons for a reported bullet hole in a parked vehicle. An investigation ... MORE
John Murtari ends campaign for NY’s 24th Congressional District

John Murtari ends campaign for NY’s 24th Congressional District

Republican John Murtari ended his campaign for New York’s 24th Congressional District today. Murtari’s campaign ended when it failed to obtain over 1,000 signatures, the number needed to secure a place on the primary ballot. The deadline for petition filing is Friday, ... MORE
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Lyons man arrested after selling cocaine

A Lyons man was arrested by members of the Narcotics Unit. According to a news release, the Seneca County Sheriff’s Office arrested Christopher M. Williams, 32, of Lyons for criminal possession of a controlled substance. It is alleged that Williams sold cocaine ... MORE
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The Lyons Central School District Board of Education has appointed Christine Taylor as the next Lyons Elementary School Principal

Mrs. Taylor will join the Lyons Central School District with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2022. She will be transitioning to her new role from her current position as building principal for North Street Elementary School in the Geneva City ... MORE
Lyons woman steals credit card

Lyons woman steals credit card

A Lyons woman was arrested after stealing a man’s credit card. According to a news release, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office arrested Connie Cotturone, 32, of Lyons for grand larceny. The incident occurred in August 2021 and it is alleged that Cotturone ... MORE
Second person dies after crash in Lyons

Second person dies after crash in Lyons

Deputies provided another update on the fatal crash that happened Friday, May 20 in the town of Lyons on Route 31. According to the latest information from the sheriff’s office, Nancy Delork, 84, who was the operator of the second vehicle, succumbed ... MORE
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Palmyra woman arrested for welfare fraud

Palmyra woman arrested for welfare fraud

A Palmyra woman was arrested after investigation into a fraud complaint. According to a news release, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office arrested Ashley M. Compton, 31, of Palmyra for petit larceny and welfare fraud. The charges stem from an investigation into a ... MORE
Pennsylvania woman arrested for grand larceny in Wayne County

Pennsylvania woman arrested for grand larceny in Wayne County

A Pennsylvania woman was arrested in Wayne County on a warrant. According to a news release, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jordan A. Prinzi, 22, of Pennsylvania on an arrest warrant issued by the Superior Court of Wayne County for grand ... MORE