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Two dead after Yates County crash

Driver killed in crash with tractor-trailer in Brutus
A devastating accident in Yates County on Saturday resulted in the death of two people at the intersection of Friend and West Sherman Hollow roads. Steven Wolfe, 69, from Bath, along with Deborah Wolfe, 65, ... more
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$2 million federal funding boost for Saunders Finger Lakes Museum

$2 million federal funding boost for Saunders Finger Lakes Museum
The Saunders Finger Lakes Museum is set to receive a $2 million federal funding injection for its construction, following President Biden's recent signing of an appropriations bill. The bill's passage comes after months of anticipation, ... more
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Branchport man breaks into home with children inside, causes damage to property

Branchport man breaks into home with children inside, causes damage to property
Deputies in Yates County arrested a Branchport man following a burglary in Jerusalem. On February 17, Paul Kerrick, 34, forcefully entered a residence and caused damage while three children were inside. He was arrested and ... more
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Branchport man airlifted from serious crash in Yates County

Branchport man airlifted from serious crash in Yates County
A Branchport man was airlifted after a crash in Yates County. According to first responders, Anthony Hurd was traveling north on East Valley Road around 6:30 a.m. on Monday when he lost control of his ... more
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Canandaigua driver faces felony charges after Yates accident

Sheriff: Homeless man arrested on felony drug charges in Canandaigua
Twenty-year-old Sabastian Stahlman, a resident of Canandaigua, has been charged with multiple felonies following a car accident in Yates County this past August. The Yates County Sheriff’s Office conducted an investigation into the incident, which ... more
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Police: Branchport man violated protection order multiple times by calling victim repeatedly

Police: Branchport man violated protection order multiple times by calling victim repeatedly
The Penn Yan Police Department reports the arrest of a Branchport man following two separate incidents involving violated court orders. Michael Labadee, 38, was arrested after orders of protection were violated on September 15 and ... more
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Three rescued after canoe overturns in Seneca Lake

Three rescued after canoe overturns in Seneca Lake
Three people had to be rescued from Seneca Lake late-Friday after a canoe overturned near Randall Crossing Road. According to deputies, first responders were able to quickly locate the three people- all of whom were ... more
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Branchport man wanted in Yates County charged with contempt in Steuben

NY State Police increasing school patrols through end of academic year
State police arrested a Branchport man following a traffic stop in Urbana. According to a news release, Christopher Rossman, 32, was arrested for criminal contempt and traffic violations. A traffic stop on Hutches Road led ... more
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Branchport man arrested on felony charges after stolen property recovered

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Deputies say a Branchport man is facing felony charges after an investigation in Yates County. Zachary Waite, a 31-year-old resident of Branchport, has been arrested by the Yates County Sheriff’s Office on a felony charge ... more
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Meet Suzanne Hunt of Hunt Country Vineyards: Protecting the future, cherishing the past

Meet Suzanne Hunt of Hunt Country Vineyards: Protecting the future, cherishing the past
Suzanne Hunt has built a rich life. As co-owner of Hunt Country Vineyards and Vice President, Policy at Generate Upcycle, she works hard at her two full-time jobs to fuel her passion for climate solutions and clean ... more
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Yates residents indicted on multiple felony drug charges after 2022 investigation

Yates residents indicted on multiple felony drug charges after 2022 investigation
The Penn Yan Police Department announced two felony arrests following a drug investigation and grand jury indictment. Peggy Perez, 34, of Dundee has been charged with third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance, a Class ... more
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Penn Yan teens escape injury after drunk driver causes crash in Yates County

Deputies: Geneva
Deputies say a 66-year-old Branchport driver was intoxicated at the time of a crash that he caused in the town of Jerusalem. It happened at the intersection of Sand Hill Road and State Route 54A ... more
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Police: Branchport man charged with attempted assault after choking, injuring victim

Varick woman charged with child endangerment after incident involving teens
The Penn Yan Police Department reports the arrest of a 35-year-old Branchport man following an investigation into an assault that happened in October. On October 28th, Darrell Harrison, age 35, of Branchport is accused of ... more
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Branchport man spat on Penn Yan resident, yelled racial slurs at them

Branchport man spat on Penn Yan resident, yelled racial slurs at them
The Penn Yan Police Department reports the arrest of a Branchport man following two separate incidents. On August 8th Matthew Nowicki Jr., 32, of Branchport was found to be in possession of meth during a ... more
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Road closures: State Routes 14A, 54A in Yates County will be partially closed for remainder of month

DOT closes W. Bayard St. in Seneca Falls after inspecting underground tunnel
If you're traveling through Yates County over the next couple weeks beware of some traffic delays on two major state roadways. The state Department of Transportation says sections of Route 14A and 54A will be ... more
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Branchport woman ticketed for unlicensed operation

Branchport woman ticketed for unlicensed operation
A Branchport woman was cited following a traffic stop on Wednesday. The Penn Yan Police Department ticketed Emily K. Doi, 29, of Branchport for aggravated unlicensed operation. Doi was observed driving on Brown Street with ... more
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Campers rescued after apparent incident on Keuka Lake

Campers rescued after apparent incident on Keuka Lake
First responders were called to a water rescue on Monday in the area of Camp Cory on East Lake Road. Apparently three campers were in the water after multiple sailboats tipped over. First responders from ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Chelsea Bailey from Yates County Public Health on the increase in Lyme Disease and what you can do to avoid it (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Chelsea Bailey from Yates County Public Health on the increase in Lyme Disease and what you can do to avoid it (podcast)
In this episode, we talk with Chelsea Bailey with Yates County Public Health. Lyme Disease on the increase in Yates, Ontario Counties There's been an increase in Lyme Disease cases in Yates and Ontario Counties ... more
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Finger Lakes Museum to host 6th Annual Paddle Keuka 5K

Finger Lakes Museum to host 6th Annual Paddle Keuka 5K
The Finger Lakes Museum has been hosting the Paddle Keuka 5K race for the past 5 years and each year, the turnout and excitement for the race grows tremendously. This year's theme, Peace Love Paddle ... more
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