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Arcadia, Junius, and Wolcott all get major federal funding for water service expansions

Three towns in the Finger Lakes region will benefit from federal funding to assist with water infrastructure projects. The funds are crucial to expanding and improving the reach of municipal water service in rural parts of the region. The town of Junius ... MORE
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First responders express the need for better access to injured parties at Chimney Bluffs

Chimney Bluffs is one of the most popular outdoor areas in the Town of Wolcott, drawing in people daily for hiking. Due to flooding in 2017 and 2019, the shoreline has been pushed from erosion. Over time the shoreline has been pushed ... MORE
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Sweethearts & Heroes is available to help students and staff at North Rose-Wolcott Central School District

The 2020-2021 school year presented students across the U.S. with social and emotional obstacles, but a nationally renown program is coming to Wolcott, N.Y., to help. Sweethearts & Heroes, a student empowerment and empathy activation program, will work with students, teachers and ... MORE
Krupke Memorial Scholarship awarded to Wolcott student

Krupke Memorial Scholarship awarded to Wolcott student

A Northeast Dairy Suppliers Association Inc. Bruce W. Krupke Memorial Scholarship has been awarded to Sydney Reppi of Wolcott. Applicants for the scholarship need to be an immediate family member of a current NDSA or a member company, or a student member ... MORE
Three facing drug charges after pursuit ends with damaged police cruiser in Ontario County

Three facing drug charges after pursuit ends with damaged police cruiser in Ontario County

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of three people following a high speed pursuit. Chelsey Storrs, 29, of Williamson, Joshua Garcia, 40, of Phelps, and Patrick Frank, 35, of Lyons were all arrested on various charges after a traffic stop ... MORE
Deputies: Wolcott woman broke windows, entered motel room illegally

Deputies: Wolcott woman broke windows, entered motel room illegally

Deputies say a Wolcott woman was taken into custody after a criminal mischief complaint at a local motel. Alexieandra Hinkle, 27, of Wolcott was charged with criminal trespass and criminal mischief. She’s accused of breaking two windows at the Erie Canal Motel- ... MORE
Town of Wolcott’s financial management criticized by state audit

Town of Wolcott’s financial management criticized by state audit

An audit by the state left them critical of how the town of Wolcott manages its finances. The criticism was toward the town board not having a clear understanding of laws that govern the financing of tax bases, as well as not ... MORE
Deputies: Driver found unconscious behind the wheel in Savannah

Deputies: Driver found unconscious behind the wheel in Savannah

Deputies say a vehicle and traffic complaint led to an arrest after a traffic stop in the town of Savannah. Trevor Gardner, 30, of Wolcott was found unconscious behind the wheel of his vehicle by deputies. He was taken into custody and ... MORE
Local Girl Scouts earn the President’s Volunteer Service Award for volunteer hours in 2020

Local Girl Scouts earn the President’s Volunteer Service Award for volunteer hours in 2020

Local Girl Scouts and adult volunteers from Wolcott, N.Y., and Sayre, Pa., (part of the Girl Scouts of NYPENN Pathways (GSNYPENN) Council) earned the President’s Volunteer Service Award for volunteer hours in 2020. The award recognizes outstanding volunteers within certifying organizations who ... MORE
Wolcott man faces federal child pornography charges

Wolcott man faces federal child pornography charges

U.S. Attorney James Kennedy, Jr. announced serious, felony charges against a local man following a child pornography investigation. Prosecutors say that Roger Roberts, 49, of Wolcott was arrested and charged by criminal complaint with Possession of Child Pornography involving prepubescent minors and ... MORE
Deputies: Wolcott woman charged with contempt after hitting roommate

Deputies: Wolcott woman charged with contempt after hitting housemate

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Wolcott woman following a domestic disturbance investigation. Deputies arrested Katherine Vlasaty, 25, for criminal contempt and harassment following an incident on Tuesday. It’s alleged that Vlasaty struck a female victim with her ... MORE
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Wolcott woman charged with contempt after assault at her home

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Wolcott woman following an investigation into an alleged assault. Katherine Vlasaty, 25, was arrested by deputies following the report of an assault at her home. During the investigation deputies disovered that she ... MORE
NR-Wolcott has new elementary school principal

NR-Wolcott has new elementary school principal

There’s been a promotion in the North Rose Wolcott Central School District. Officials say Christie Graves will serve as the new principal of the elementary school in the district. She previously served as a first- and third-grade teacher. She was born and ... MORE
Deputies: Wayne Central school bus involved in crash with students on-board, none hurt

Deputies: Wayne Central school bus involved in crash with students on-board, none hurt

Deputies say a Wayne Central School District bus was involved in a crash on Friday along State Rt. 350 in the town of Walworth. It happened around 8:15 a.m. when the bus pulled off to the side of the road to let ... MORE
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Williamson man threatens pizzeria employee with baseball bat in Wolcott

Williamson man threatens pizzeria employee with baseball bat in Wolcott

Deputies report the arrest of a Williamson man following an investigation into a disturbance. Matthew Hellaby, 34, of Williamson was charged with criminal possession of a weapon and menacing after entering Peter’s Pizzeria in Wolcott and arguing with an employee. He then ... MORE