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Upcoming blood drives this month in Yates County

There will be chances to give blood this month in Yates County. Thursday Sept. 16 the Branchport Fire House will host a drive and on Sept. 21 the Rushville United Methodist Church will also have a blood drive. Appointments can be made ... MORE
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Shed fire under investigation in Yates County

A fire investigation team is looking into a shed fire that happened in Yates County last Friday. In the village of Rushville, firefighters were called to a fire on Harvey Road a little before 5 a.m. The medium sized shed was a ... MORE
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Four blood drives scheduled in Yates County for month of July

Four blood drives scheduled in Yates County for month of July

The American Red Cross has scheduled four blood drives for Yates County this month. The drives are as follows: July 14, Benton Fire Department July 15, Branchport Fire Department July 20, Rushville United Methodist Church July 21, Himrod Fire Department Want the ... MORE
New York Army National Guard announces promotions

New York Army National Guard announces promotions

Major General Ray Shields, the Adjutant General for the State of New York, has announced promotions for members of the New York Army National Guard. Brandy Strittmatter of Hammondsport, assigned to the Company C, Recruiting & Retention Battalion, was promoted to the ... MORE
Rushville mom charged after 3-year-old found outside after dark

Rushville mom charged after 3-year-old found outside after dark

Deputies say a child is safe after an incident last week on Rubin Dr. in Yates County. Ashley Johnston, 37, of Rushville was charged with endangering the welfare of a child after her 3-year-old child was found outside around 9 a.m. The ... MORE
Marcus Whitman boys stunned in Avon as Braves win Class C1 title in overtime thriller

Marcus Whitman boys stunned in Avon as Braves win Class C1 title in overtime thriller

Head coach Greg O’Conner and his Marcus Whitman Wildcats have battled throughout the 2021 season in a tough Finger Lakes East regular season and as road warriors throughout the play-offs. They opened sectional play with a trip to Gananda before defeating the ... MORE
LISTEN LIVE AT 5:45 PM: Mynderse battles C.G. Finney in Class B2 semifinal on FL1 Radio (FL1 Sports)

RADIO REPLAY: Marcus Whitman tries for back-to-back Sectional titles at Avon on FL1 Radio (FL1 Sports)

The #5 seed Marcus Whitman Wildcats have been road warriors throughout the Section V Class C1 Tournament. On Saturday afternoon they took their show on the road again, this time to #2 seed Avon to battle with the Braves for a Sectional ... MORE
LISTEN LIVE AT 5:45 PM: Mynderse battles C.G. Finney in Class B2 semifinal on FL1 Radio (FL1 Sports)

RADIO REPLAY: Mynderse goes for sectional title at Northstar-Christian on FL1 Radio (FL1 Sports)

The #1 seed Northstar-Christian Knights welcomed the #6 seed Mynderse Academy Blue Devils for the 2021 Section V Class B2 Championship Game on March 12, 2021. With a win, Mynderse would bring home their school’s 10th sectional title. Listen to a replay ... MORE
SECTIONAL THURSDAY: Whitman ends Lyons dynasty; Waterloo, Pal-Mac, South Seneca girls bound for title games

SECTIONAL THURSDAY: Whitman ends Lyons dynasty; Waterloo, Pal-Mac, South Seneca girls bound for title games

The marquee match-up of Thursday night’s sectional schedule was in the boys Class C1 semifinal as the #5 seed Marcus Whitman Wildcats took on #1 seed Lyons Lions. Both teams brought senior laden rosters and a very successful recent postseason track record ... MORE
LISTEN LIVE AT 5:45 PM: Mynderse battles C.G. Finney in Class B2 semifinal on FL1 Radio (FL1 Sports)

RADIO REPLAY: Marcus Whitman and Lyons square-off in Class C1 semifinal on FL1 Radio (FL1 Sports)

The #1 seed and undefeated Lyons Lions hostED #5 seed Marcus Whitman on Thursday night at the Atwood Gymnasium for a berth into the Section V Class C1 championship game. Listen to replay of the live broadcast below as Jim Sinicropi and ... MORE
Deputies: Rushville man charged with contempt after incident at Finger Lakes Hotel

Deputies: Rushville man charged with contempt after incident at Finger Lakes Hotel

Deputies report the arrest of a Rushville resident following an investigation into an incident on Loomis Road. Jeffery Earnest Coston, 33, was charged with second-degree criminal contempt following an incident at the Finger Lakes Hotel. According to deputies, Coston harassed an individual ... MORE
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Student teacher tests positive for COVID-19 at Marcus Whitman HS

Student teacher tests positive for COVID-19 at Marcus Whitman HS

The Marcus Whitman Central School District has another positive case of the Coronavirus. Marcus Whitman High School was closed on Friday after a student teacher tested positive for the virus. Superintendent Dr. Chris Brown said he found out Thursday about the student ... MORE
Marcus Whitman HS stays open even after positive COVID-19 case

Marcus Whitman HS stays open even after positive COVID-19 case

The Marcus Whitman Central School District opted to keep its high school open — despite a positive COVID-19 case. While that news may not seem controversial — the district is one of the few to have been able to successfully navigate a ... MORE
BACK TO SCHOOL: Jeff Pirozzolo talks reopening in Auburn as remote learning continues into October (podcast)

BACK TO SCHOOL: Dr. Christopher Brown talks reopening strategy in Marcus Whitman (podcast)

There are a lot of ways to reopen schools in the middle of a pandemic. You can go fully-remote, like Auburn, institute hybrid models like Marcus Whitman or Seneca Falls, and plan for almost everything. However, we're learning that the size of ... MORE
WATCH LIVE: Marcus Whitman High School Class of 2020 Graduation (podcast)

WEBCAST REPLAY: Marcus Whitman High School Class of 2020 Graduation (video)

You can watch the Marcus Whitman High School 2020 Graduation live on Friday, June 26th beginning at 5:45 pm. The link below is only to view the LIVE ceremony.  The video will be reposted on the Marcus Whitman Central Schools YouTube Channel ... MORE