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A regional rally will be held at Lakefront Park on January 31st at 2pm. They expect more than 300 local residents to attend in support for resolutions that have passed within the region that oppose ...read more
After Thursday night's approval by the Montour Falls Village Board, plans will now move forward to build a new wastewater treatment plant with neighboring Watkins Glen. Earlier this week, the Watkins ...read more
A 32 year old Cayuta woman has been arrested by Schuyler County Sheriff's Deputies on grand larceny charges.  Tracie Mace is accused of stealing more than three thousand dollars from her previous...read more
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Republican State Assemblyman Phil Palmesano thinks Governor Cuomo missed the mark on a number of fronts in laying out his so-called Opportunity Agenda for upstate New York. Cuomo's proposals were cont...read more
The Watkins Glen village board voted unanimously last night to move forward with plans for a brand new wastewater treatment plant to be used with the neighboring village of Montour Falls.  A vote...read more
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This week, the Watkins Glen and Montour Falls village boards will vote on a proposed joint wastewater treatment plant.   Montour Falls Mayor John King explains the joint plant idea came abou...read more
  According to their Twitter page this afternoon, 23 members of the WE ARE SENECA LAKE movement were arrested today at the gates of Crestwood Midstream plant two miles north of Watkins Glen on...read more
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In terms of food distribution, 2014 was a banner year for the Food Bank of the Southern Tier. Jonathan Fuller is the Food Bank's Community and Public Relations Manager. He tells us more. [audio:FoodBa...read more
Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association (SLPWA) along with Finger Lakes Wine Business Coalition (FLXWBC), Gas Free Seneca, and various municipality leaders throughout the Finger Lakes filed for full Party...read more
A grease fire in the kitchen is the cause of a late Wednesday night fire in Schuyler County that destroyed a trailer home. Firefighters from Burdett, Odessa, Montour Falls, Hector and Watkins Glen wer...read more
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The villages of Montour Falls and Watkins Glen updated residents this week on the proposed joint wastewater treatment plant.  Montour Falls Mayor John King explains what was presented at the join...read more
A 47 year old Bradford man has been charged with forcible touching and endangering the welfare of a child following an investigation by Bath State Police. Kenneth Sanford is accused of having unwanted...read more
Firefighters from Schuyler County were called to battle a structure fire on State Route 414 in Burdett Wednesday night.  Burdett, Odessa, Montour Falls, Watkins Glen and Hector firefighters along...read more
Schuyler and Yates Counties have reached an agreement to share a director of weights and measures.  Clifford Boyce, current director of the department in Schuyler County, will now provide that se...read more
The Odessa-Montour School Board has announced three finalists have been selected in the search for the district's next superintendent.  They are Chris Wood, Odessa-Montour Junior-Senior High Prin...read more
Ten people, nine from Tompkins County and one from Cayuga County, were arrested Friday for blocking the gates of Crestwood Midstream in the town of Reading. 180 arrests have been made at Crestwood's p...read more
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The Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce will help a new business in Odessa welcome customers through their doors later today. Brittany Gibbs, Tourism & Marketing Manager, with the Chamber tells ...read more
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The Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its largest fundraiser and event of the year later this month at the Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel.  The Chamber's Tourism & Marketing Manager,...read more
For the fifth consecutive year, Dennis Fagan has been elected to serve as chairman of the Schuyler County Legislature.  The only lawmaker to vote against Fagan's re-election was Michael Lausell o...read more
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The New York State Assembly convened in Albany, Wednesday , for the first time in 2015 and organized itself for the upcoming legislative session.  Like many Republican lawmakers, Assemblyman Phil...read more
A $30,000 grant - one of eleven to be awarded  by the New York State Canal Corporation to upstate communities -- will enable the Village of Montour Falls to construct a pedestrian bridge over the...read more
  A Beaver Dams man is in trouble with the DEC and the Schuyler County Sheriff's Office. Deputies Monday morning got a complaint about someone poaching deer on Station Road in the Town of Dix....read more
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It's Schuyler Hosptial's biggest annual fundraiser.  "November Splendor" will be held Friday night at the Harbor Hotel in Watkins Glen.  The Hospital's Community Relations Executive Director...read more
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Thursday will mark the 37th year the Great American Smokeout will be celebrated in America. Helen Dunlap with the Tobacco Action Coalition of the Finger Lakes.[audio:2012GreatAmericanSmok.MP3]  ...read more
The Dundee Area Youth Center is collecting supplies to be donated to victims of northeast storm Sandy. They need toothpaste, toothbrushes, cleaning supplies, toilet paper, paper towels, tissues, soa...read more
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Former Syracuse University men's basketball assistant coach Bernie Fine will not be charged with any crime following a year long investigation into sexual abuse allegations. The U.S. Attorney's Office...read more
A 47 year old Rock Stream man that was reported missing Thursday morning was found dead in the water of Glen Creek by search crews hours later.  A State Police helicopter, rescue dogs and close ...read more
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Donated goods ranging from clothes, water and even a guitar, will soon be dropped off to victims of Hurricane Sandy by members of the Watkins Glen Fire Department.  About a half dozen members wil...read more
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There's another way to help the victims of Hurricane Sandy and residents of our area is to donate blood.  There's a blood drive coming up in Schuyler County Monday.  Here's Schuyler Hospital...read more
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With his victory Tuesday, Congressman Tom Reed earned another 2 years in the House of Representatives. He took some time Wednesday to talk about his election opponent, Nate Shinagawa.[audio:Reeddayaft...read more
Authorities are looking for a Rock Stream man that went missing in the Watkins Glen area Wednesday.  Mark Mihalko is described as being white, 5 foot 10, 250 pounds and is 47 years old. &nbs...read more
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Schuyler Hospital's biggest annual fundraiser is less than two weeks away. The Hospital's Executive Director of Community Relations, Michelle Benjamin, tells us more about "November Splendor." [audio...read more
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The impact of Hurricane Sandy in the downstate area and New Jersey is still being felt and one local fire company is looking to help residents there. Watkins Glen Fire Chief Dominick Smith tells us it...read more
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Keyed by a big win in his home territory of Steuben County, U.S. Rep. Tom Reed appears to have won another two years in Congress. Reed the Republican from Corning, edged his challenger, Ithaca Demo...read more
Click here for the Schuyler County 2012 election results.   #Schuyler...read more
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The results are in! Democratic US Senator Kirsten Gillibrand has won election to her first full term representing New York, overcoming Republican Challenger Wendy Long. Gillibrand replaced Hillary C...read more
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Back in August, the Schuyler County Legislature voted on a local law that would eliminate the old three district legislative plan and phase in eight new districts over the course of three years.Today,...read more
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It's become an annual tradition at Watkins Glen International. This past weekend, the Tire Rack Street Survival School, a safe teen driver program designed to give them the driving tools and hands-on ...read more
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The Food Bank of the Southern Tier recently concluded its 4th annual Canstruction of the Southern Tier fundraiser.  The Food Bank's Community & Public Relations Manager, Missy Goetschius, has...read more
  Election Day is tomorrow. Every seat in the New York State Legislature is up for grabs. That’s 213 separate, individual spots that could look very different Wednesday morning. Many leg...read more
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Turn over that ballot Tuesday, because there may be some things to fill out on the back. State Board of Elections spokesman John Conklin explained why there are some propositions on the back of the pa...read more
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Time is running out this year for the Assembly to pass and the Governor to sign Brittany's Law. State Senator Mike Nozzolio who has lead the charge for the bill's passage in the upper house confirms h...read more
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A big endorsement has been received by Congressman Tom Reed in his bid for re-election.  [audio:Houghtonendorsement1.MP3]             &nbs...read more
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Emergency workers, town and village crews and department of transportation employees were out Tuesday looking for post-Hurricane Sandy storm damage. Schuyler County Director of Emergency Management Bi...read more
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Here's an updated look at the impact Hurricane Sandy is expected to have on the Finger Lakes and Southern Tier this afternoon and evening from staff meterologist Kevin Williams...First, the rain.... ...read more
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The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Warning and Flood Watch from 2 p.m. Monday until 5 p.m. Tuesday for all of Central New York and Pennsylvania.The land falling of Hurricane Sandy wil...read more
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Schuyler County Emergency Management Director Bill Kennedy says residents should know emergency crews in the county are prepared for the remnants of Hurricane Sandy....[audio:Schuylerready.mp3] and wi...read more
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If the Yates County Emergency Mangement Office deems it necessary, the Red Cross will set up shelters for residents across the county as a result of Hurricane Sandy.  Here's Chet Briggs, Disaster...read more
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With Hurricane Sandy set to impact the Finger Lakes and Southern Tier over the next 24 to 48 hours, Congressman Tom Reed wants residents to make safety their top priority..... [audio:ReedSandy.mp3] ...read more
It's no longer a hurricane. Sandy has been downgraded to a Tropical Storm, but it still doesn't hurt to take extra precautions. We will still be getting the after-effects of Sandy, combined with a col...read more
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It's never a waste of time to be prepared for the worst. This weekend why not get that emergency kit checked and rechecked. Red Cross spokesperson Erin Caldwell has a few tips on what to keep in your ...read more
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It's a storm system that staff meterologist Kevin Williams first alerted us about Monday.   As the week has gone by, the track and impact of Hurricane Sandy in the Atlantic Ocean has become ...read more
A Schuyler County businessman has pled guilty to two counts of perjury in Schuyler County Court.  50 year old James Cain of Tyrone admitted he lied to the county grand jury that was hearing test...read more
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The first of three debates between Congressman Tom Reed and challenger Nate Shinagawa will be held Friday night at Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva. Shinagawa spoke about how he's preparing...read more
On Friday, Oct. 26, a congressional debate between the two candidates running for the 23rd District of New York will be held at 7 p.m. in Albright Auditorium on the campus of Hobart and William Smith ...read more
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A flu shot clinic will be held for members of the general public Thursday in Montour Falls.  The clinic at the Human Services Complex will also be held for Schuyler County veterans in addition to...read more
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The Schuyler County Veterans Services Agency will be holding a flu shot clinic and veterans information fair Thursday in Montour Falls. Director Joan Scott.[audio:schuylervetflushot.MP3]   &nbs...read more
A 20 year old Elmira man has been arrested by Schuyler County Sheriff's Deputies on sexual abuse charges.  Stephen Benting was charged with felony sexual abuse along with misdemeanor charges of f...read more
Enough is enough. Cornell University in collaboration with the DEC is taking the bull by it's horns as they announced Friday it's plans to conduct an 2.1 million dollar intensive study of Cayuga Lake ...read more
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The state has approved a more than 49-THOUSAND dollar grant for the village of Watkins Glen to pay for a study regarding the possible consolidation of its law enforcement unit with the Schuyler County...read more
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Local historian, teacher, and author Gary Emerson will hold a presentation on John Magee and his family and their impact on Watkins Glen and Schuyler County Saturday.  County historian Andrew Tom...read more
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There's a group in Schuyler County that wants to help improve the overall health of its residents.  Gabrielle Gambino with Cornell Cooperative Extension tells us more about HEAL-Schuyler. [audi...read more
A bicyclist was struck by a car in Schuyler County Tuesday night. The accident happened on State Route 14 in the village of Montour Falls just around 7 p.m.  The driver of the car, Venkata Satti...read more
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This week, NYSEG decided against moving forward with plans to construct a compressed air energy storage facility in Schuyler County. Dr. Joseph Campbell is with the group Gas Free Seneca, which is opp...read more
NYSEG announced Monday it has decided against moving forward with plans to construct a compressed air energy storage facility in Schuyler County.  According to a news release, the utility compa...read more
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Tonight is the 2nd of three presidential debates between President Barack Obama and Republican candidate Mitt Romney. Congressman Tom Reed was asked his thoughts about tonight's event from Hofstra Uni...read more
A 32 year old Schuyler County man has been found guilty of burglarizing several homes in Watkins Glen, Tyrone and Montour Falls.  Matthew Voorhees of Watkins Glen was convicted of three counts of...read more
Radio talk show host Glenn Beck was hugging his daughter after her wedding when he heard his wife yell for help, as their SUV began to slide down a hill in the in Finger Lakes Region. The political co...read more
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