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Romulus woman charged following domestic incident

A Romulus woman faces multiple charges, including endangering the welfare of a child, after a domestic incident in Romulus. 60 year old Tammy M. Wadhams is accused of striking another person in the presence of two young children. She was arraigned in ... MORE
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Seneca Falls Superintendent warns of possible school closures

Seneca Falls School Superintendent Jeramy Clingerman is warning parents about the potential for short term school closures in the wake of increasing COVID-19 case numbers and the discovery of a new COVID variant. In a letter to parents, Clingerman said bus driver ... MORE
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INSIDE THE FLX: Ave Bauder and Judy Wright of the Seneca County Cornell Cooperative Extension (podcast)

Ted Baker is joined in studio by Ave Bauder and Judy Wright of the Seneca County Cornell Cooperative Extension to discuss the background of the group, its latest offerings, and what is ahead for them in the coming months. Watch . Get ... MORE
W-FL Tuesday: Lyons defeats HAC in season-opener; Mynderse falls to Union Springs

W-FL TUESDAY: Lyons defeats HAC in season-opener; Mynderse falls to Union Springs

BOYS SCOREBOARD (11/30): HAC 49 LYONS 63 MYNDERSE ACADEMY 50 UNION SPRINGS 62 SOUTH SENECA 38 CAMPBELL-SAVONA 57 TONIGHT’S BOYS SLATE (12/1): ROCHESTER PREP @ WAYNE FAIRPORT @ CANANDAIGUA GIRLS SCOREBOARD (11/30): (No games were scheduled) TONIGHT’S GIRLS SLATE (12/1): SOUTHERN CAYUGA ... MORE
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Town of Seneca man faces sexual abuse charge

A town of Seneca man is charged with sexual abuse for allegedly subjecting a nine year old girl to sexual contact. Canandaigua Police have arrested 20 year old Ryan C. Grant. He was taken to the Ontario County Jail for a CAP ... MORE
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W-FL MONDAY: Lyons tops Whitman behind 29 from Jayla Bell; Romulus cruises past Hammondsport

There wasn’t a whole lot of action around the Wayne-Finger Lakes boys and girls basketball leagues on Monday night. There were just two girls games and two boys games. Freshman Jayla Bell scored 29 points to lead the Lady Lions to a ... MORE
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Four charged in theft at Junius business

Four Capital District men were arrested by Seneca County Sheriff’s Deputies after a break in at a Junius business. 45 year old Albert George of Schenectady, 54 year old Gregory E. Morton of Schenectady, 41 year old Veronica L. Welch of Scotia ... MORE
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Two buildings demolished at college in Seneca Falls

Northeast College of Health Sciences is demolishing a pair of structures on the former Eisenhower College campus in Seneca Falls. Sessler Companies has been working to demolish the two buildings that served as housing for students. The work is expected to be ... MORE
Waterloo man charged with violating order of protection

Waterloo man charged with violating order of protection

A Waterloo man turned himself in to the Seneca County Sheriff’s Department, which had a warrant for his arrest. 36 year old Timothy Torbett was charged with criminal contempt for violating an order of protection. The alleged incident happened in the town ... MORE
W-FL Saturday: Mynderse girls win Thanksgiving Tip-Off; Alexander tops Red Jacket

W-FL Saturday: Mynderse girls win Thanksgiving Tip-Off; Alexander tops Red Jacket

The Mynderse Blue Devils won the 2021 Thanksgiving Tip-Off Tournament in Manchester with a 43-38 victory over the Midlakes Screaming Eagles on Saturday night. MacKenzie Higby and Haley Mosch each scored 14 points to lead the Blue Devils. Bridget Miller chipped in ... MORE
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DEBRIEF: Debating Willard closure, diversions at local hospitals, Wegmans security for shopping carts, and hedge fund play for Lee newspapers (podcast)

On this edition of The Debrief Podcast your hosts Ted Baker and Josh Durso from the FL1 News team break down the biggest stories of the week. – Wegmans store in Auburn rolls out new security system to prevent rogue shopping carts ... MORE
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HS HOOPS OPENERS: Mynderse, Midlakes victorious in Thanksgiving Tip-Off at Red Jacket

The 2021-22 Wayne-Finger Lakes high school girls basketball season got underway Friday night with the first round of the Red Jacket Thanksgiving Tip-Off Tournament in Manchester.  And the 2021-22 W-FL High School Basketball season is officially underway as Mynderse vs. Red Jacket ... MORE
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Cayuga Nation selling marijuana in Seneca Falls and Union Springs

The Cayuga Nation is selling marijuana. Using its sovereign status, the Nation has begun selling marijuana in Cayuga and Seneca counties. The tribe operates stores in Seneca Falls and Union Springs. The final confirmation came in an Instagram post by the managers ... MORE
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Cayuga Nation seeks court ordered stoppage to sale of tax free goods at new Seneca Falls store

The Cayuga Nation is seeking a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction against seven officials of the Oklahoma-based Seneca-Cayuga Nation, as well as two Cayuga Nation citizens, over the sale of tax-free goods at a smoke shop and convenience store (Pipekeepers Tobacco ... MORE
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Finger Lakes region does well in October unemployment numbers

Yates County had the lowest unemployment rate in the state in October, according to figures released by the state Labor Department. The jobless rate came in at 3.1%, just ahead of Ontario and Tompkins Counties, tied for fourth at 3.5% Wayne County ... MORE