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Naples man airlifted from Yates County after tree falls on him

A Yates County man is recovering at Strong Memorial Hospital after a tree fell on him over the weekend. Deputies say 54-year-old Darryl Lemay, of Naples, was cutting trees on Northrup Hill Road in Potter when one of the trees fell the wrong direction.


Zombie Deer Disease In New York State

There is a disease spreading through deer that makes them zombie like and emaciated. It has affected deer in twenty four states including New York. It's official name is Chronic Wasting Disease but it is also called zombie deer disease. It is an illness that has been found in deer across twenty four


Yates County man arrested, accused of barricade with machete

PENN YAN, NY (WHEC-TV) - Yates county deputies had one suspect locked up Sunday for a confrontation allegedly involving a machete. According to the Sheriff’s Department, shortly before 11:00 Saturday night, emergency responders were called to a scene on Oakwood Estates in Dundee where a man was repo


Group of co-workers claims largest jackpot in New York State Lottery history

CBS NY - The ticket to the largest Mega Millions jackpot in New York State Lottery history was claimed Tuesday. The eighth-largest Mega Millions jackpot in history now belongs to a group of 23 co-workers who came forward anonymously in January to form an LLC named, appropriately, "New Life 2019."


New York State Court of Appeals: Public allowed to see police body camera footage

NEW YORK (AP) — Police body camera footage is subject to public disclosure under New York law, a state appeals court ruled Tuesday. The Appellate Division panel rejected a police union’s argument that body camera footage constitutes a personnel record and is therefore covered by a state law keeping


Midwinter Ceilidh celebrates Dundee’s Scottish heritage

The 2019 Midwinter Ceilidh celebrating the Dundee community’s Scottish Heritage will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Feb. 23 at the American Legion on Spring Street. In Gaelic, Ceilidh means “social gathering.” This evening of community fun hosted by the Dundee Highlander and Lady Scot, is an opportunity t


NY woman arrested after 16 dogs seized

ADDISON, N.Y. (WHEC) -- Numerous dogs were seized from a Steuben County woman Monday after she allegedly failed to provide them with proper shelter. According to state police, the owner, Susan Clark, was issued an appearance ticket for inappropriate shelter for dogs left outdoors.


All About Yates County, the annual fact book, to be published in March

The 2019 edition of All About Yates County, the annual fact book filled with local information, will be published in March and widely distributed around the Yates County area. This year's edition will include important information about local elections, and changes in election laws.


Bethel Woods replaces Woodstock 50th anniversary festival plans with 3 concerts

There is now only one major Woodstock 50th anniversary festival: The official Woodstock 50 concert at Watkins Glen. The Bethel Woods Center for the Arts announced Wednesday that it has shifted its plans for a three-day festival into simply three separate concerts. The Bethel Woods Music and Culture


NYSEG To Conduct Mandated Natural Gas Safety Inspections

NYSEG and Avangrid are advising residents that natural gas safety inspections are now being conducted in our area. NYSEG says its currently working in Auburn, Geneva, Elmira, Binghamton, Ithaca, and throughout the RG&E Divisions.


Cocaine arrest made in the Village of Bath

BATH, N.Y. (WETM) - On Feb. 15, the Village of Bath Police Department arrested Dahna Turner, 34, of Bath, on warrants for two counts of criminal sale of a controlled substance in the third degree along with two counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance in the third degree.


Man killed in Yates County crash

A Yates County man was killed in a crash Sunday morning. According to Yates County Sheriff's deputies, Andrew L. Stewart, 49, was driving south on Kaltenbeck Road in Middlesex when the vehicle he was driving left the roadway and crashed into a tree.


DEC Comes Down on Seneca

The Department of Environmental Conservation weighed in on a proposed sewer consolidation effort in two districts operated by Seneca County days before their February meeting, which was held on Tuesday, Feb. 12.


Locals: ‘NY should take different aim’

Last week Gov. Andrew Cuomo proposed budget amendments to the fiscal year 2020 Executive Budget to restore funds to towns and village that were cut in the Aid and Incentives to Municipalities (AIM) program. According to a Cuomo press release, the proposal would use additional sales tax revenue from


Former Cornell student sentenced to prison for hoarding weapons

ITHACA, N.Y. - A former Cornell student in Ithaca has been sentenced to two years in prison on Tuesday for federal weapons charges. Maximilien R. Reynolds, 21, of Rumson, New Jersey is facing a total of two years in prison and three years probation after pleading guilty to two federal felony firearm


Bail jumping takes Geneva abuser from bad to worse

CANANDAIGUA — A Geneva man will spend 1-3 years in state prison for beating up his girlfriend and then bail jumping. On Tuesday Russell Carlson, 40, pleaded guilty to felony second degree bail jumping and misdemeanor criminal contempt. During victim impact statements the victim stated that she still


Would You Pay 20 Dollars to Valet Park at New York State Fair

"Hell yeah" was my answer to the question, "would you pay $20 to valet park at the 2019 New York State Fair?" I was even more excited to find out you could do it for $12.50. In announcing their annual "Half Way to the Fair" sale, the fair unveiled a new valet parking option this year.


Two years of progress: Finding treatment

This is the second in a three-part weekly series about mental health and substance abuse issues in Seneca County. Community is a big, wide, all-encompassing thing. It includes a variety of individuals who are all impacted by this problem differently. And that means treatment options have to be diver


Lewis County young woman named New York State Dairy Princess

SYRACUSE, N.Y. — A young woman from Lewis County was crowned this year's New York State Dairy Princess. Reegan Domagala received the honor Tuesday night at the Holiday Inn in Liverpool. She has served as the Lewis County Dairy Princess since the spring of 2018. She will now spend the next year promo


Lansing gas station robbed at gunpoint, police looking for two men

LANSING, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - The Tompkins County Sheriff's office is looking for two men, after an armed robbery Saturday at the Tops gas station on North Triphammer road near to The Shops at Ithaca Mall.