Finger Lakes Daily News News 20 Latest News Articles 2014-07-25T10:58:13Z Route 90 Sale This Weekend <a href=";id=136999" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>They say one man's junk is another man's treasure. This weekend is one long treasure hunt all along Route 90. The yearly Route 90 sale stretches from Montezuma to Homer. Meg Vanek at the Cayuga County Tourism Office tells Finger Lakes News Radio they... Joe Salzone 2014-07-25T05:00:00Z Auburn Road Construction Projects Now Online <a href=";id=136996" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Living in a city means having to deal with road work. There are quite a few road construction projects coming up in the City of Auburn. City Clerk Chuck Mason says they now have a place on the city's website to alert residents and drivers about roads... Joe Salzone 2014-07-25T05:00:00Z Pipeline and Repaving Project Starting Soon on South Street <a href=";id=136928" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Lots of cars and trucks travel South Street in Auburn every day. Traffic will hit a bit of a snarl later this summer. City officials tells Finger Lakes News Radio road work starts later this summer near City Hall. Pipeline is being pulled and replace... Joe Salzone 2014-07-25T05:00:00Z Kahne Promotes WGI During Buffalo Visit <a href=";id=136912" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Kasey Kahne was at the Galleria Mall near Buffalo Wednesday where he met with fans and season ticket holders from the area. He talked about what he enjoys most when he races at Watkins Glen International. [audio:Kasey... Lucas Day 2014-07-25T05:00:00Z Finger Lakes National Forest Trail Closed <a href=";id=136906" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A portion of a popular trail in the Finger Lakes National Forest will be temporarily closed. Officials want all potential trail users to take heed. Fred von Wiegen explains why it's important to detour around the affected section. &nbsp; [audio:not... Lucas Day and Fred Von Wiegen 2014-07-25T05:00:00Z Finger Lakes Cheese Festival Returns Saturday <a href=";id=136904" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The third annual Finger Lakes Cheese Festival takes place Saturday at the Sunset View Creamery in Odessa. Spokesperson Carol Finger says there will be something for the entire family Saturday. &nbsp;[audio:cheesefestival.MP3] [/audio]Finger says for... Lucas Day 2014-07-25T05:00:00Z Corning Man Struck and Killed by Train <a href=";id=136901" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A 25 year old Corning man was struck and killed by a train on the city's Northside Wednesday afternoon. Jacob Personius was struck from behind by a Norfolk Southern train as he walked westbound on the tracks near the intersection of Spruce Street and... Lucas Day 2014-07-25T05:00:00Z Make a Wish Foundation Sends Sterling Boy to Meet Yankees <a href=";id=136900" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>For most baseball fans, "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" is sung loudly during the seventh inning stretch. But as we find out from Finger Lakes News Radio's Fred von Wiegen, the song gets new meaning for a Sterling boy. [audio:MakeawishVX.mp3] [/audio] Joe Salzone 2014-07-25T05:00:00Z Yates County Barn Goes Up in Flames <a href=";id=136898" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Four fire departments joined forces to fight a stubborn barn fire late Thursday night in the Yates County Town of Starkey. The structure located at 4856 Route 14 was totally destroyed by the blaze that took several hours to bring under control. The o... Fred von Wiegen 2014-07-25T05:00:00Z Deterioration Forces Immediate Closure of Erie Canal Bridge in Palmyra <a href=";id=136897" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A bridge that spans the Erie Canal east of Palmyra just off Route 31 has been closed by the State Department of Transportation because its steel beams are showing visible signs of deterioration.&nbsp; The Galloway Road Bridge is halfway between the R... Fred von Wiegen 2014-07-25T05:00:00Z Ontario County Man Arrested for Forcible Touching and Trespassing <a href=";id=136896" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Ontario County Sheriff's Deputies have charged 67 year-old Charles Pimm of West Bloomfield with forcible touching and trespass.&nbsp; Pimm allegedly was trespassing on the property of the woman he is accused of forcibly touching.&nbsp; He was arraign... Fred von Wiegen 2014-07-25T05:00:00Z 83 Year-Old Linked to Missing Railroad Steel <a href=";id=136895" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>An 83 year-old Yates County man is facing charges of petit larceny and possession of stolen property following an investigation by the sheriff's department linking him to the alleged larceny of railroad steel from the Town of Milo.&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp... Fred von Wiegen 2014-07-25T05:00:00Z Home Health Aide Allegedly Paid Rent with Stolen Card Number <a href=";id=136894" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Home Health Aide was arrested by Ontario County Sheriff's Deputies on Thursday afternoon for allegedly stealing the credit card number of an elderly man in her care at a residence in the Town of Victor.&nbsp; The charges stem from an incident that ... Fred von Wiegen 2014-07-25T05:00:00Z High Energy Caper Ends in Arrests <a href=";id=136893" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Two men are behind bars for allegedly stealing something that could have kept them awake for weeks. Fourteen cases of Red Bull Energy drinks were stolen from a delivery truck parked at the Clifton Springs Thruway rest area parking lot Thursday after... Fred von Wiegen 2014-07-25T05:00:00Z UPDATE: Route 14 Open to Traffic in Yates County <a href=";id=136890" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>UPDATE:&nbsp; 1:20AM, 7-25-14 Route 14 in Yates County between Dundee-Lakemont Road and Red Cedar Lane is now open to all traffic.&nbsp; The road was closed for about two hours while fire crews battled a structure fire.&nbsp; _______________________... Fred von Wiegen 2014-07-24T05:00:00Z Muranda Cheese Wins Seneca Chamber's Small Biz Award <a href=";id=136889" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Seneca County Chamber of Commerce drew a crowd of 175 people for its annual Membership BBQ at Knapp Vineyard in Romulus on Wednesday night and announced the winner of the 2014 Small Business of the Year.&nbsp; Muranda Cheese Company won the prest... Fred von Wiegen 2014-07-24T05:00:00Z Forest Officials Temporarily Close Section of Popular Finger Lakes Trail <a href=";id=136888" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A portion of a popular&nbsp; trail in the Finger Lakes National Forest will be temporarily closed and Forest Service officials want all potential trail users to take heed.&nbsp; If you plan on hiking the "No Tan Takto" Trail, be advised that the sect... Fred von Wiegen 2014-07-24T05:00:00Z Geneva Police Warn Residents About Door To Door Solicitors <a href=";id=136863" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>You really shouldn't give them the time of day. Geneva Police Chief Jeff Trickler confirms over the last few weeks they have has their hands full tracking&nbsp; down people going door to door claiming&nbsp; they cam&nbsp; give you a good deal on your... Joe Nittler 2014-07-24T05:00:00Z Shortsville Man Arrested For Forcible Touching <a href=";id=136859" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Shortsville man was jailed Tuesday night after being arrested by Ontario County Sheriffs deputies for allegedly having improper sexual contact with a 14 year old a number of times between June 26th and July 12th. &nbsp; 28 year old&nbsp; Joshua Dou... Joe Nittler 2014-07-24T05:00:00Z FL Health Cubby Chase Set For Saturday <a href=";id=136857" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Where has the summer gone ?&nbsp; One of the hall mark events for the season is Finger Lakes Health's Annual Cubby Chase 5K and 10 K at Geneva General Saturday morning.&nbsp;&nbsp; Money raised goes to Geneva General... Joe Nittler 2014-07-24T05:00:00Z