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Penn Yan woman throws stone at vehicle and causes damage

Police arrested a Penn Yan woman following an incident involving a vehicle. According to a news release, the Penn Yan Police Department arrested Mae Rhoads, 35, of Penn Yan for criminal mischief. It is alleged that Rhoads threw stones at the vehicle ... MORE
School budget, ballot question and school board results from Tuesday

RESULTS: School budget vote breakdown for the Finger Lakes

Voters across the Finger Lakes made their voices heard on Tuesday, May 17 during the statewide school voting day. According to a Wednesday release, the New York State United Teachers union reviewed 570 school budget votes and found 563 passed while seven ... MORE
Yates County reaches agreement with Cayuga County for use of tower site

Yates County reaches agreement with Cayuga County for use of tower site

Yates County has reached an agreement with Cayuga County to use a communications tower as part of Yates County’s $5 million expansion of emergency communications. Tower will provide coverage in eastern Yates County The tower is in the town of Ovid, in ... MORE
United Way’s annual Day of Caring returns

United Way’s annual Day of Caring returns

United Way of Greater Rochester and the Finger Lakes is bringing together 5000 volunteers across the region today for the community’s single largest volunteer effort, Day of Caring. Nearly 200 local not-for-profit organizations will receive help with beautification projects to refresh their ... MORE
Yates County Sheriff’s Office donates surplus equipment to Ukraine

Yates County Sheriff’s Office donates surplus equipment to Ukraine

The Yates County Sheriff’s Office recently made a donation of surplus equipment to aid Ukrainian forces in their defense against the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Last month, the Sheriff’s Office was made aware of a request from the Ukrainian American Council (UACC) ... MORE
GIRLS LACROSSE: Pal-Mac races past Penn Yan, 8-2

GIRLS LACROSSE: Pal-Mac races past Penn Yan, 8-2

On a dreary evening at Mustang Field in Penn Yan, the visiting Red Raiders came out victorious in a battle of two strong Finger Lakes teams. Pal-Mac jumped on the board first, almost 10 minutes into the game on a goal from ... MORE
Glenora Wine Cellars, the first winery on Seneca Lake, is up for sale for $10.8 million

Glenora Wine Cellars, the first winery on Seneca Lake, is up for sale for $10.8 million

Glenora Wine Cellars, the first winery on Seneca Lake, is up for sale after over 40 years under the same ownership. Today the region is home to over 100 wineries, but Glenora Wine Cellars holds the special honor of being the first ... MORE
‘Click It or Ticket’ Campaign begins in Yates County

‘Click It or Ticket’ Campaign begins in Yates County

Yates County Sheriff Ron Spike is reminding drivers about the lifesaving benefits of wearing a seat belt every day, and especially this spring, during the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) national Click It or Ticket high-visibility enforcement ... MORE
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GIRLS LACROSSE ON FL1 RADIO: Penn Yan hosts Pal-Mac in final game of regular season on Wednesday (webcast)

GIRLS LACROSSE ON FL1 RADIO: Penn Yan hosts Pal-Mac in final game of regular season on Wednesday (webcast)

FL1 Radio was live from Penn-Yan for girls lacrosse! The Pal-Mac Red Raiders traveled to take on the Penn Yan Mustangs. Ted Baker and Nate Sharman had all the action live from the stadium! CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL WEBCAST REPLAY ON ... MORE
Shortsville man violates order of protection

Shortsville man violates order of protection

Police say a Shortsville man was arrested following an order of protection violation. According to a news release, the Penn Yan Police Department arrested Chancler Simpson, 41, of Shortsville for criminal contempt. Simpson is alleged to have had contact with a Penn ... MORE
Yates County offers workers free CDL training to boost hiring, retention

Yates County offers workers free CDL training to boost hiring, retention

A new perk for Yates County workers. The county legislature passed a measure at its last meeting under which the county will pay the cost for its workers to take classes to get their Class B commercial driver’s licenses. Yates County Administrator ... MORE
Lucky break leads to faster fiber availability for Yates County broadband project

Lucky break leads to faster fiber availability for Yates County broadband project

Yates County has reached a major milestone in its county-wide high-speed internet rollout. County gets a big break on fiber availability The county has reached an agreement to purchase the fiber for its ReConnect project. Yates County Administrator Nonie Flynn says most ... MORE
Seneca-Keuka Lake Watershed 9E Plan helps focus water quality efforts in Seneca and Keuka Lakes

Seneca-Keuka Lake Watershed 9E Plan helps focus water quality efforts in Seneca and Keuka Lakes

After nearly four years of study, analysis, and preparation, the Seneca-Keuka Lake Watershed 9 Element Plan is now in the hands of New York State officials at the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and Department of State. The plan should be fully ... MORE
Large fire destroys barn and warehouse at Penn Yan business

Large fire destroys barn and warehouse in Penn Yan

A large fire destroyed a barn and warehouse in Penn Yan on Thursday. A 911 call was made just after 5 p.m. on May 13. Firefighters were quickly on the scene at HK Griffin & Sons on Benham Street, according to Finger ... MORE
Naples tree trimmer killed in fall from tree in Penn Yan

Naples tree trimmer killed in fall from tree in Penn Yan

A Naples man is dead after an industrial accident Friday morning in Penn Yan. The Yates County Sheriff’s Department says 27-year-old Ryan Rector was trimming a tree for his company, Hillside Logging and Tree Service at about 7 a.m. Friday when he ... MORE