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11-year-old bit by dog at Keuka Outlet Trail

11-year-old bit by dog at Keuka Outlet Trail
A concerned parent is asking for the public’s help identifying a dog that bit his son while riding a bicycle at the beginning of the Keuka Trail. Erech Lenchert says his son was riding a ... more
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GALLERY: Firefighter training in Penn Yan this week

GALLERY: Firefighter training in Penn Yan this week
Firefighter training was held in downtown Penn Yan this week. Parts of downtown Penn Yan were closed off as firefighters held that training session. Photos below taken by Erech Lenchert ... more
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Search in Penn Yan leads to felony drug charges for North Ave. pair

Webster man accused of raping girl at Wayne County park
The Penn Yan Police Department arrested a 58-year-old North Avenue resident on multiple drug charges following the execution of a ‘no knock’ search warrant. The search of her residence by Penn Yan PD was assisted ... more
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Officer saves another life in Penn Yan after overdose

Officer saves another life in Penn Yan after overdose
The Penn Yan Police Department is crediting one of their officers with saving the life of an overdose victim after responding to an 'unconscious' male on the ground this week. A needle was located near ... more
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NWS says tornado touched down last week in Penn Yan

NWS says tornado touched down last week in Penn Yan
The National Weather Service says a tornado with maximum winds of 100 mph touched down last week in Penn Yan. After a daylong investigation, the weather service determined a tornado tore through the Yates County ... more
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Officer Chisom credited with saving life of overdose victim in Penn Yan

Penn Yan Police Officer Derek Chisom is credited with saving the life of an overdose victim this past weekend, according to a press release from the department. Officers were called to a home in the ... more
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Seneca Falls man accused of assaulting woman after argument

Webster man accused of raping girl at Wayne County park
Police in Penn Yan arrested a 48-year-old man following an assault, which happened on March 18th. Richard T. Orsini, 48, of Seneca Falls was charged with third-degree assault, criminal obstruction of breathing, criminal mischief and ... more
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Penn Yan man charged with felony DWI, had two prior convictions

Larceny in progress call leads to one arrest at Eastview Store
Police arrested a 47-year-old Penn Yan man following the report of a person, unconscious inside of a vehicle. Penn Yan Police say that on April 26th at approximately 12:36 p.m. Arthur N. Smith, 47, was ... more
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Penn Yan woman accused of stealing five credit cards, arrested on multiple charges

Ontario man charged with forcible touching after domestic incident
A Penn Yan woman was arrested on five counts of grand larceny after an investigation into stolen credit cards. Police say 35-year-old Kerry L. Brown, of Penn Yan was charged with five counts of fourth-degree ... more
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FLX WEEKLY: Wild-water in Shortsville, Wild-life in local photos & Wild-weather shortens our spring (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Wild-water in Shortsville, Wild-life in local photos & Wild-weather shortens our spring (podcast)
We've been talking about the upcoming spring since late February, but the last FLX Weekly of April is here and we're still waiting for a breakthrough in the weather. We had a taste early this ... more
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FingerLakes1.com Local Mother’s Day Guide

FingerLakes1.com Local Mother’s Day Guide
[/siteorigin_widget] Make Mom’s day a special one with these great local tips for awesome, unique gifts and delicious special Mother’s Day brunch offerings… [/siteorigin_widget] This Mother’s Day, treat the mom in your life like the ... more
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Teen charged with making terroristic threat after Columbine reference on Snapchat

The Penn Yan Police Department and Yates County Sheriff’s Office have provided an update on the threat made on social media by a 17-year-old resident. Police say that on Friday around 9 a.m. Garret M ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Yates Co. Legislature Chairman Doug Paddock talks Finger Lakes, issues, & future (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Yates Co. Legislature Chairman Doug Paddock talks Finger Lakes, issues, & future (podcast)
Whether it's continued growth on the economic development front, or expanding on broadband access - the news for the Yates County Legislature has been overwhelmingly positive. Newly-selected Yates County Legislature Chairman Doug Paddock is in-studio ... more
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FLX WEEKLY: When will the never-ending winter finally end? (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: When will the never-ending winter finally end? (podcast)
As we move into the second half of April, we're still waiting for winter to end here in the Finger Lakes. On this week's edition of FLX Weekly we'll tell you if the end is ... more
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FLX WEEKLY: West side Seneca wine trailin’ & weekend warm-up? (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: West side Seneca wine trailin' & weekend warm-up? (podcast)
Join Sydney Rogers, Jim Sinicropi & Josh Durso for a round-up of your week, and a warmer weekend ahead, here in the Finger Lakes. Check out a photo gallery of a Saturday spend on the ... more
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Penn Yan man possessed metal knuckles, marijuana during investigation

Deputies: Man arrested after being banned from del Lago
An investigation into property at an apartment in Penn Yan resulted in weapons charges for a 22-year-old Vineland Apartments resident. Penn Yan Police arrested Dante A. Ortiz, 22, of Penn Yan on Tuesday at approximately ... more
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Penn Yan grad becomes newest deputy with Yates County Sheriff’s Office

Penn Yan grad becomes newest deputy with Yates County Sheriff's Office
A newly-named deputy with the Yates County Sheriff’s Office is following in the footsteps of her father — a retired Lieutenant of the same department. Yates County Sheriff Ron Spike announced the April 6th graduation ... more
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Clearing out the ‘Keuka Outlet’ (photo)

Clearing out the 'Keuka Outlet' (photo)
Someone did some work at Seneca Mills Falls along the Keuka Outlet trail! The old foundations are now showing and the Falls are visible from the trail’s bench that’s just been added. Taken on Friday ... more
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Canandaigua tops Penn Yan in extra time on Friday night (highlights)

Canandaigua tops Penn Yan in extra time on Friday night (highlights)
Another chapter was written on Friday night in what has become one of the best area high school lacrosse rivalries as the Canandaigua Braves defeated the Penn Yan Mustangs in sudden death overtime, 7-6. Austin ... more
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Keuka Outlet on a nice spring day (photo)

Keuka Outlet on a nice spring day (photo)
The Keuka Outlet flowed nicely on this sunny day. Photo by Tina Fenton ... more
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ALL CLEAR: Bomb threat at Penn Yan business deemed unfounded

On Wednesday, the Penn Yan Police Department was called to Silgan Plastics for a reported bomb threat. The call came in around 1:30 p.m. and resulted in a heavy response to the facility. Officers checked ... more
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