Finger Lakes Daily News News 20 Latest News Articles 2016-02-12T10:37:22Z Alleged Geneva Crack Dealer Taken Down In Traffic Stop <a href=";id=206715" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Another alleged crack dealer has been taken off the streets by Geneva Police. Members of the Drug Enforcement Unit have been watching the movements of 36 year old Fabian "Fab" Reid for the last couple of months and they arrested him in a Thursday nig... Joe Nittler 2016-02-12T05:00:00Z Canandaigua Salvation Army Prepared To Serve As Warming Center <a href=";id=206696" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; The cold will be merciless this weekend and if needed, the Canandaigua Salvation Army will open their doors at night at 110 Saltonstall Street as a warming center. This is if people can not find a place to stay with family or get an emergency... Joe Nittler 2016-02-12T05:00:00Z Clyde-Savannah School Bus Involved In Accident <a href=";id=206684" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> A Clyde-Savannah school bus with 11 students on board was involved in an accident this morning at the intersection of Route 31 and Adams. It happened around 7:45. A passerby says a car rear-ended the bus. Superintdant Mike Hayden tells Finger Lakes... Joe Nittler 2016-02-12T05:00:00Z Budelmann Defends Crimes Against Revenue Program <a href=";id=206687" target="_blank"><img src=" Budelmann.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Is there a battle brewing between the Cayuga County Legislature and the District Attorney's Office?&nbsp; On Wednesday, Legislature Chairman Keith Batman appeared on the Finger Lakes Morning News and questioned the decision on Tuesday by the Judicia... Steve Penstone 2016-02-12T05:00:00Z Kolb Will Not Seek Nozzolio Seat <a href=";id=206677" target="_blank"><img src=" Kolb.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>After a couple of weeks of deliberations, Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb has decided not to seek retiring State Senator Mike Nozzolio's seat in the fall. On the Finger Lakes Morning News today, Kolb said it would be hard to give up his current l... Joe Nittler 2016-02-12T05:00:00Z Finch Says No to Senate Run to Succeed Nozzolio <a href=";id=206691" target="_blank"><img src=" D. Finch.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Add Republican Assemblyman Gary Finch to the list of those not considering a run to replace retiring State Senator Mike Nozzolio.[audio:21216101847-FinchNo1.mp3] [/audio]Finch joins Assemblyman Brian Kolb, who said on Friday's Finger Lakes Morning N... Steve Penstone 2016-02-12T05:00:00Z Giannettino Calls NYCOM Conference a Worthwhile Experience <a href=";id=206693" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>New Auburn City Councilors Dia Carbajal and Jimmy Giannettino joined Councilor Debby McCormick and City Manager Chuck Mason at this week's New York Council of Mayors Winter Legislative Session in Albany. Giannettino said on Friday's Finger Lakes Morn... Steve Penstone 2016-02-12T05:00:00Z Next Narcan Training Session for Yates County Scheduled <a href=";id=206669" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A new Narcan training session in Yates County has been scheduled. George Roets with the Yates County Substance Abuse Coalition tells us when the next session takes place.[audio:2121655254-RoetsNarcantraining.MP3] [/audio] &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&n... Lucas Day 2016-02-12T05:00:00Z NYSP Super Bowl STOP-DWI Campaign Results <a href=";id=206697" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The State Police have announced the results of its Super Bowl Weekend STOP-DWI campaign.&nbsp; The 34-hour campaign which began on Saturday afternoon and wrapped up at midnight on Super Bowl Sunday included sobriety checkpoints and increased patrols... Steve Penstone 2016-02-12T05:00:00Z Penn Yan Man Sentenced for Milo Grand Larceny <a href=";id=206668" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A 22 year old Penn Yan man has pleaded guilty to charges of grand larceny and criminal possession of stolen property.&nbsp; Devon Pierce was arrested in November after being accused of stealing property from a Town of Milo resident that was valued at... Lucas Day 2016-02-12T05:00:00Z Newfield Woman Reported Missing <a href=";id=206664" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Law enforcement is seeking the public's help in trying to locate a missing Tompkins County woman. 53 year old Carolynn Weeks of Newfield was last seen around 3 PM Tuesday leaving work at Titus Towers in Ithaca. &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&n... Lucas Day 2016-02-12T05:00:00Z $6.5 Million to Transform Watkins Glen State Park Entrance <a href=";id=206657" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Six and a half million dollars awarded to Watkins Glen State Park Thursday will completely transform the tourist attraction's entrance.&nbsp; Under the plan, the park's current main entrance will be returned to green space as the parking area will be... Lucas Day 2016-02-12T05:00:00Z Bills Would Keep Snow-Covered Vehicles Off the Road <a href=";id=206653" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> If you ever drove behind a snow-covered car, then you'll probably understand why state lawmakers are considering a bill to penalize drivers who fail to remove ice and snow before hitting the road.&nbsp; In fact, four such bills have been proposed a... Fred von Wiegen 2016-02-12T05:00:00Z Restrictions Ordered as Flu Spreads to 44 of State's 62 Counties <a href=";id=206651" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The state Department of Health, Thursday, ordered all health care workers, not vaccinated against the flu, to wear surgical masks when dealing with patients.&nbsp; The new rule was announced at the same time health officials issued a statement that t... Fred von Wiegen 2016-02-12T05:00:00Z Group Delivers Message to Gov: No Gas Storage on Seneca Lake <a href=";id=206650" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> A coalition of local elected officials, business professionals, healthcare workers, and members of Gas Free Seneca descended on Albany, Thursday, with an appeal to Governor Cuomo to make sure the DEC blocks a Texas-based company's application&nbsp;... Fred von Wiegen 2016-02-12T05:00:00Z Homeowner Safely Evacuates Genoa Home Destroyed by Fire <a href=";id=206644" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp;UPDATE:&nbsp; 3AM, 2-12-16 Sheriff's Deputies report that the fire that destroyed a home at 437 Creek Road in the southern Cayuga County town of Genoa was finally extinguished at 10:15 PM.&nbsp; Firefighters had to return to the scene of the f... Fred von Wiegen 2016-02-11T05:00:00Z ADVISORY: Wind Chill Temperatures of 15 Below Possible This Weekend <a href=";id=206642" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> ADVISORY: The National&nbsp;Weather Service has&nbsp;issued a Wind Chill Watch for Yates County from late Friday Night to Sunday afternoon.&nbsp; Possible 10 below zero&nbsp; to 15 below zero, Saturday night into Sunday.&nbsp; Other Counties in t... News Release 2016-02-11T05:00:00Z Agencies Offer Tips on Surviving Coldest Air of Winter <a href=";id=206640" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>We are going to be in the deep freeze this weekend really for the first time all winter. The Red Cross's Jay Bonafede says if you aren't dressed warmly and you are out in the elements&nbsp; you risk&nbsp; hypothermia . There are several warning signs... Joe Nittler and News Release 2016-02-11T05:00:00Z IGNITE the Winter Heats Up Downtown Auburn March 4TH <a href=";id=206639" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Cayuga County's most popular cold weather celebration, the 5th annual IGNITE the Winter event will be held on Friday, March 4th from 5 to 10PM in multiple locations in downtown Auburn including Exhange Street Plaza, inside the Genesee Center, in th... Fred von Wiegen / News Release 2016-02-11T05:00:00Z Geneva Sends Out RFP For Events Center Operator <a href=";id=206624" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The city of Geneva's two year contract with H and J Hospitality to operate the Geneva Events Center runs out at the end of the year. The city has put out a request for proposals to see who might be interested in running the complex. Submissions are d... Joe Nittler 2016-02-11T05:00:00Z