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Celebrate Cascade festival will take place Sunday at Cascade Falls

“Celebrate Cascade” festival will take place Sunday at Cascade Falls, near the Dresden trailhead on the Keuka Outlet Trail. The event will begin with a half marathon 10K race followed by various outdoor activities, including live music, a cornhole competition, food, vendors, ... MORE
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Elmira woman arrested after being indicted by a Yates County Grand Jury for selling methamphetamine

An Elmira woman was arrested on drug charges following the indictment by a Yates County Grand Jury. Stephanie Kelley, 41, was arrested by Penn Yan Police after allegedly selling methamphetamine in the Village of Penn Yan in 2021. She was arraigned in ... MORE
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Two arrests reported last week in Yates County

Two unrelated arrests occurred in Yates County last week. On Thursday morning Roger Slater, of Penn Yan, was arrested and charged with harassment. Slater subjected a Town of Italy resident to unwanted contact. On Saturday night a woman was arrested following a ... MORE
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Keuka College launches new program focusing on public health needs as the need for health professionals increases

With physical and mental health needs spiking as the nation struggles to emerge from the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, Keuka College has launched an ambitious program that aims to educate students in fields that address pressing public health needs. The new School of ... MORE
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American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline Referring Silver Achievement Award awarded to Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital

Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline Referring Silver Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures to treat patients who suffer severe heart attacks. Each year, more than 250,000 people experience an ST elevation myocardial ... MORE
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Police: Penn Yan woman charged with aggravated DWI

Police arrested a Penn Yan woman following a traffic stop in the village a little before midnight. Amanda Irwin, 39, of Penn Yan was stopped by police after being observed swerving to the left multiple times.  Following the traffic stop it was ... MORE
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FLX WEEKLY: Nitosha Fingar and Tiffany Phillips of Seneca Farms (podcast)

Meet Nitosha Fingar and her sister Tiffany Phillips of Seneca Farms who will be in-studio with Sydney Radka and Jim Sinicropi to talk about their legendary restaurant and ice cream shop in Penn Yan and everything that makes it such a special ... MORE
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The Village of Penn Yan will listen to the public during Tuesday’s meeting to decide if they should opt out of retail marijuana sales

The retail sale and use of marijuana is something the Penn Yan Village Board is considering. A discussion on the topic will be held next Tuesday, and the board and officials would like to hear what the public thinks about the topic ... MORE
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Penn Yan woman issued ticket for endangering the welfare of a child

Following the discovery of a child wandering alone of East Elm Street in Penn Yan on Monday night, a woman has been charged with endangering the welfare of a child. The child is under two years old and left the home without ... MORE
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Keuka College ranks in two magazines for the economic improvement of its graduates

Keuka College has been recognized in two magazines as a ranking college in the North. Citing the upward economic mobility of its graduates, its Nursing program, and the overall quality of its education, the two national magazines have included Keuka College in ... MORE
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Finger Lakes Health honors three employees with Distinguished Values Award

Three Finger Lakes Health employees have been recognized with the Distinguished Values Award for the second quarter of 2021. The Distinguished Values Award program selects employees on a quarterly basis for the honor. The honorees are selected from three categories: Hospital, Long ... MORE
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Keuka College students now have another partner college to choose from for their Doctor of Pharmacy degree

Keuka College students now have their choice of three partner colleges in pursuing their Doctor of Pharmacy degree. The latest partnership, with the Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (ACPHS), will ensure that Keuka College students move seamlessly into the ACHPS ... MORE
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Weekly vaccine clinic in Penn Yan changes its hours and now offers booster shots to qualifying individuals

The weekly vaccine clinics at the former Gordman’s in Penn Yan will be changing their hours. The new hours are: Wednesday from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Thursday from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. Bother Pfizer and Moderna are available in first, ... MORE
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Penn Yan woman had 0.18% BAC during traffic stop

Police arrested a 50-year-old Penn Yan resident after a traffic stop on Elm Street. According to the Penn Yan Police Department Taunja Covell, 50, was charged with aggravated DWI, DWI, driving with a BAC over 0.08%, failure to keep right, improper turn, ... MORE
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Keuka College holds academic convocation for incoming freshmen and new students

Explore your passions. Face your fears. And take a detour to the Ask Desk if you’re being chased by a bear. Those were just a few of the helpful and humorous words of counsel Keuka College’s newest students were treated to as ... MORE
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Finger Lakes Health Rehabilitation Services offering free monthly Community Mobility Screening Program

Finger Lakes Health Rehabilitation Services will be conducting a free monthly Community Mobility Screening Program on Thursday, September 16 in the rehabilitation department at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital, 418 North Main Street, Penn Yan and at Garnsey Outpatient Rehabilitation Center at ... MORE
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Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital offers walk-in screening mammograms Sept. 15

Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital will be offering “Walk-In Screening Mammograms” on Wednesday, September 15 in Penn Yan. The screening mammograms will be offered from 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. in the Diagnostic Imaging/Radiology Department at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital, 418 ... MORE
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Keuka College’s 99% vaccine rate and Yates County’s low transmission rate allows the college to not enforce masks

Almost 99% of Keuka College’s students, staff, and faculty members are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination was required for anyone on campus to be completed by Aug. 13 and they had to supply proof. Under two dozen students and staff were exempt ... MORE