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Police: Man faces grand larceny, scheme to defraud, other charges after Penn Yan investigation

Police: Man threatened to kill resident in Penn Yan during domestic incident
The Penn Yan Police Department arrested a Nunda resident after an investigation into a financial conspiracy. Daniel Wood, 57, has been charged with scheme to defraud, grand larceny, as well as five counts of issuing ... more
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Police: Penn Yan teen charged with contempt after violating court order

Police: Customer threatens employee with a knife at business in Penn Yan
The Penn Yan Police Department arrested a local teen for contempt after a local investigation. Police arrested Carlie Vega, 19, for second-degree criminal contempt, after violating a court order. Vega was taken into custody without ... more
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Penn Yan teen accused of stealing car from local business twice

Penn Yan teen accused of stealing car from local business twice
Police in Penn Yan say a 16-year-old was arrested for stealing a car from a local business. The teen, who was not identified due to age, was charged with two counts of unauthorized use of ... more
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Weedsport driver hits Penn Yan woman walking her dog in Yates County

Weedsport driver hits Penn Yan woman walking her dog in Yates County
The Yates County Sheriff's Office has provided an update on a car vs pedestrian accident that happened on Preemption Road near Havens Corners Road on Sunday. Deputies say they responded along with Benton Fire and ... more
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Historic winery Cupola seeks new location after village reversal

Historic winery Cupola seeks new location after village reversal
The Cupola from Yates County's first winery, a fixture in Penn Yan for 135 years, has been ordered to find a new home. The Village of Penn Yan Board of Trustees unexpectedly revoked their previous ... more
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Penn Yan driver airlifted to Strong Hospital after car becomes pinned under tractor-trailer

Penn Yan driver airlifted to Strong Hospital after car becomes pinned under tractor-trailer
Over the weekend, a serious crash was reported in the town of Torrey involving a passenger vehicle and tractor-trailer. The drivers were identified as Scott Reinard of Penn Yan, and Mark Bertollini of Auburn, according ... more
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Yates Crop Congress set for March 27 in Penn Yan

Yates Crop Congress set for March 27 in Penn Yan
Cornell Cooperative Extension-Yates County, in collaboration with the Northwest New York Dairy, Livestock, and Field Crops Team, is scheduled to host the Yates Crops Congress on March 27 at the Benton Firehouse in Penn Yan ... more
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Physical altercation leads to charges for Penn Yan man

Physical altercation leads to charges for Penn Yan man
Police arrested a Penn Yan man following an investigation into a physical altercation on March 3. Kyle Albright, 23, was arrested for harassment after getting physical with another person during a dispute. Specifics of injuries ... more
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Naples man threatened to kill person with knife during Penn Yan incident

Geneva man charged with felony burglary after domestic incident
Police say a Naples man was taken into custody on a felony charge after threatening to kill a person with a knife in Penn Yan. According to a news release, Andrew Schenk, 44, of Naples ... more
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Penn Yan’s Lake Street Plaza purchased by local investors for $1.9M

Penn Yan’s Lake Street Plaza purchased by local investors for .9M
The Lake Street Plaza, a prominent fixture in Penn Yan, has been purchased for over $1.9 million by FLX Venture Partners, a group comprising local investors. The sale, which was finalized with the deed recorded ... more
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Yates County Sheriff’s Office welcomes new K-9 to the team

Yates County Sheriff's Office welcomes new K-9 to the team
The Yates County Sheriff's Office recently introduced K9 Edy, an 11-month-old purebred German Shepherd, as the newest addition to their team. K9 Edy has already started his training with the Sheriff's office and is under ... more
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FRIDAY HS BASKETBALL SECTIONAL REPORT: Marcus Whitman, Mynderse boys advance to semifinals; Jayla Bell’s triple-double leads Lyons in upset win

FRIDAY HS BASKETBALL SECTIONAL REPORT: Marcus Whitman, Mynderse boys advance to semifinals; Jayla Bell's triple-double leads Lyons in upset win
The high school basketball sectional quarterfinal round began Friday night with a full slate of games. Check out the scores, stats, updated brackets, and Saturday’s schedule below. BOYS SCOREBOARD (2/23) CLASS ANo. 7 GenevaNo. 2 ... more
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WEDNESDAY HS BASKETBALL SECTIONAL REPORT: Gananda’s Miles Caviness scores 1000th point in win over Campbell-Savona; Newark girls top Wayne

WEDNESDAY HS BASKETBALL SECTIONAL REPORT: Gananda's Miles Caviness scores 1000th point in win over Campbell-Savona; Newark girls top Wayne
The high school basketball pre-quarterfinal round wrapped up Wednesday with another full slate of games, and for the second straight night, a player reached 1,000 points, this time Gananda senior Miles Caviness. Check out the ... more
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TUESDAY HS BASKETBALL SECTIONAL REPORT: Gananda’s Eva Jenny joins 1000-point club in blowout win; Waterloo boys outlast Haverling in OT; Newark boys upset by SOTA

TUESDAY HS BASKETBALL SECTIONAL REPORT: Gananda's Eva Jenny joins 1000-point club in blowout win; Waterloo boys outlast Haverling in OT; Newark boys upset by SOTA
The high school basketball postseason has begun, and a full slate of games took place across the Wayne-Finger Lakes on Tuesday in the pre-quarterfinal round. The night was highlighted by Gananda senior Eva Jenny joining ... more
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WEDNESDAY HS BASKETBALL REPORT: Waterloo girls top Mynderse to split season series; Lyons boys take down York

WEDNESDAY HS BASKETBALL REPORT: Waterloo girls top Mynderse to split season series; Lyons boys take down York
It was a busy Wednesday night of Wayne-Finger Lakes high school hoops as dozens of teams wrapped up regular-season play. Check out the scores, stats, and the final matchup on Thursday night before sectionals begin ... more
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MONDAY HS BASKETBALL REPORT: East Rochester boys top Gananda to win Wayne County title; Palmyra-Macedon girls fall short against Hornell

MONDAY HS BASKETBALL REPORT: East Rochester boys top Gananda to win Wayne County title; Palmyra-Macedon girls fall short against Hornell
The final week of the high school basketball regular season began Monday night with a full slate of games. Check out the scores, stats, and Tuesday’s schedule below. BOYS SCOREBOARD (2/12) Gananda (15-5) 45East Rochester ... more
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SATURDAY HS BASKETBALL REPORT: Marcus Whitman boys overcome 14-point halftime deficit to beat Palmyra-Macedon; HAC boys keep rolling

SATURDAY HS BASKETBALL REPORT: Marcus Whitman boys overcome 14-point halftime deficit to beat Palmyra-Macedon; HAC boys keep rolling
The second to last week of the high school basketball regular season wrapped up Saturday afternoon with a couple of boys' games.  Check out the scores, stats, and Monday’s slate below. BOYS SCOREBOARD (2/10) Palmyra-Macedon ... more
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Syracuse parolee gives false ID after found hiding in Penn Yan residence

Police: Customer threatens employee with a knife at business in Penn Yan
Police arrested a Syracuse man in Penn Yan for criminal impersonation after investigating a complaint in the village. On Wednesday around 1:30 p.m. police arrested Kawonjamin Felton, 42, after he was found hiding in a ... more
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Woman attacked, dragged back into residence during Penn Yan incident

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Police in Penn Yan arrested a local man after he attacked a woman during a domestic incident. Casey LaForce, 38, was charged with unlawful imprisonment, endangering the welfare of a child, and harassment after an ... more
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