Category: Milo

Yates County man arrested for bail jumping

Yates County man arrested for bail jumping

Police say a Yates County man was taken into custody on two warrants issued in 2019. According to a news release, the Penn Yan Police Department arrested Daniel D. Pantaleo, 46, of Milo for a suspended registration and bail jumping. Pantaleo was ... MORE
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Penn Yan man cited for traffic violation

Police report the arrest of a Yates County man after a traffic stop. According to a news release, the Penn Yan Police Department arrested Shayne T. Winters, 32, of Milo following a traffic stop in the village. Winters was observed driving while ... MORE
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Yates County Legislature chooses first woman chair in its 50 year history

The Yates County Legislature has chosen the first woman chair in its 50 year history. The Chronicle-Express reports District 3 legislator Leslie Church, who represents Milo, was elected 8-6 over incumbent Douglas Paddock, who represents Italy, Jerusalem and Middlesex in District 1. Casting ... MORE
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Fatal boat crash, serious horse-and-buggy collision both remain open investigations, Sheriff Spike says

Two major cases involving fatalities and serious injuries could be heard by a grand jury in Yates County. That was the update from Sheriff Ron Spike, who recently addressed the status of two serious incidents that happened there. The first was a ... MORE
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Traffic stop leads to DWI charge in Milo

Deputies say a Penn Yan man was taken into custody on DWI charges after a traffic stop on Friday around 1:30 a.m. It happened on State Route 54A, according to deputies. They allege that Johnathan Folts was charged with driving while intoxicated ... MORE
Penn Yan resident announces bid for Yates County Legislature

Penn Yan resident announces bid for Yates County Legislature

A Penn Yan woman has thrown her hat in the race for a seat on the Yates County Legislature. The latest edition to the Republican field of primaries coming up for Yates County Legislature is Megan Wilkinson, who will seek the nomination ... MORE
State audit: Town of Milo overtaxed residents, mismanaged finances

State audit: Town of Milo overtaxed residents, mismanaged finances for several years

An audit by the state Comptroller’s Office was critical of the Town of Milo for its management of finances over recent years. The audit looked at years 2017 through 2020, which found that more real property taxes and user fees were levied ... MORE
Deputies: Kentucky driver ticketed after hitting garbage truck in Yates County

Deputies: Kentucky driver ticketed after hitting garbage truck in Yates County

Deputies say a Kentucky man was ticketed and not seriously injured after sideswiping a Cardinal Disposal garbage truck on East Lake Road. It happened on East Lake Road in the town of Milo Tuesday morning, according to deputies. Ronald Reisig, 84, was ... MORE
Milo, News, Traffic, Yates County
Winery owner sounds the alarm to Yates Legislature during digital session, as they look toward another month of inactivity

Lawmakers hear concerns from winery owners in Yates County as they stare down devastating economic fallout from pandemic

As the phased reopening of the region’s economy commences on Friday, a lot of questions remain about when the tourism space will be able to make that happen. As the Yates County Legislature met on Monday, much of that session was dedicated ... MORE
Business, Milo, News, Yates County
Jasper driver killed in Yates County crash over the weekend

Jasper driver killed in Yates County crash over the weekend

A Steuben County man died in a one-car crash on Route 14A in Yates County on Sunday. Deputies say it happened around 1:30 p.m. on Route 14A near Baker Road in Milo. When deputies arrived, they found the victim trapped and unresponsive ... MORE
Woodtex in Yates County closes up shop, customers left without sheds they paid for

Woodtex in Yates County closes up shop, customers left without sheds they paid for

What’s the deal at Woodtex? The company has apparently gone out of business, and without much warning at that. The company was formed back in 1983. It’s founder, Sanford Lapp, moved from Pennsylvania to Yates County. Sheds, barns, gazebos, horse barns, and ... MORE
Business, Milo, News, Yates County
‘KEUKA TO GO’: New food delivery platform coming to Yates County

‘KEUKA TO GO’: New food delivery platform coming to Yates County

Food delivery platform will give options to rural customers – By Josh Durso Keuka To Go a new digital and mobile platform is helping to get dinner delivered to your front door. Beginning January 27th customers will be able to visit keukatogo.com, ... MORE
‘A NECESSITY’: USDA announces progress on $10.3M broadband investment in Yates County

‘A NECESSITY’: USDA announces progress on $10.3M broadband investment in Yates County

The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced $10.3 million in investment, which will bring rural broadband infrastructure to more than 1,600 households, more than 300 businesses, and will cover more than 80 square miles in Yates County. It’s part of the e-Connectivity initiative ... MORE
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Senior housing units get ‘O-K’ from Penn Yan Planning Board despite concerns

The Penn Yan Planning Board has approved the site plan for the senior housing units project on South Avenue in the village, according to The Chronicle-Express. The 8-unit project will likely begin ‘as soon as possible’, according to developers. The project is ... MORE
One airlifted, two hospitalized after horse-and-buggy crash in Yates County

One airlifted, two hospitalized after horse-and-buggy crash in Yates County

Two people were hurt after a crash involving a horse-and-buggy Wednesday in the Town of Milo. According to Finger Lakes News Radio, Walter Martin was coming out of a driveway on Sutherland Road in the town of Milo when the horse that ... MORE
Milo, News, Traffic, Yates County