Finger Lakes Daily News News http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2017-02-19T10:40:01Z Man Accused of Depriving Animals of Food and Water <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=237272" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_2191775923-StopCrueltyToAnimalsanimalrights6367092225207.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The Ontario County Humane Society has accused a South Bristol man of keeping four pigs in a barn stall - for a period of at least three days - from last Tuesday to Saturday without food or water.&nbsp; The animals were seized along with two cats fr... Fred von Wiegen 2017-02-19T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=237272 Katko Complains on Facebook of Disruptive Trouble-Makers <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=237253" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_2191740916-katko.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Bombarded by people that are attempting to disrupt his ability to reach out to his constituents, Congressman John Katko took to Facebook to explain why he refuses to hold a town hall meeting.&nbsp; Katko proclaimed that he won't listen to constitue... Fred von Wiegen 2017-02-19T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=237253 Victim of Fall Airlifted by Mercy Flilght from del Lago Resort <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=237252" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_2191733351-mercyflight.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> North Seneca Ambulance was dispatched to the del Lago resort Saturday night after a report that a person on the premises had fallen.&nbsp; The resort requested a Mercy Flight for the victim, indicating that the injuries were severe.&nbsp;&nbsp; A f... Fred von Wiegen 2017-02-19T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=237252 Petition Seeks to Stop Gov's Plan to Limit Prison Visits <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=237251" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_2191730853-AuburnPrison2.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> (Cell Block Auburn's Maximum Security Prison) "Regressive, counterproductive and cruel:"&nbsp; Those are the words in a petition used to describe Governor Cuomo's plan to reduce visitation to New York's 17 maximum security prisons.&nbsp; So far, mo... Fred von Wiegen 2017-02-19T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=237251 Volunteers Search for Signs of a Destructive Intruder <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=237250" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_2191715940-treedamage.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> They looked here and there and just about everywhere on the trails at Long Point State Park in Ledyard on Saturday morning, but they could find no trace of a nasty little insect - about 1 millimeter in length - that can kill a hemlock tree by sucki... Fred von Wiegen 2017-02-19T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=237250 Search Continues for Missing Campbell Man <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=237225" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_11261172437-chemung.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The search continues for a Campbell man who fled troopers on Monday and was last seen on a small strip of land in the Chemung River.&nbsp; 39-year-old Jeffrey Rumsey's car was reported as suspicious in the Town of Big Flats on Monday night, and whe... Joe Lasky 2017-02-18T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=237225 Proposal Aims to Keep Horse Racing Alive at Racino <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=237207" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_121815114330-flgamingracetrack.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Governor Cuomo has announced a 2-year proposal, with an option for a third, to keep horse racing alive at Finger Lakes Gaming and Racetrack in Farmington.&nbsp; Under the plan, the new del Lago Resort in Tyre would send $440,000 to the racino, whil... Joe Lasky 2017-02-18T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=237207 Lyons Man Arraigned in Fatal Stabbing <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=237215" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_2181752136-pedrocolon.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Lyons man has been arraigned on murder and other charges stemming from a stabbing death at a rooming house in September.&nbsp; 62-year-old Pedro Colon faces 2nd-degree murder, 1st- and 2nd-degree manslaughter, and assorted weapons charges.&nbsp; ... Joe Lasky 2017-02-18T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=237215 GoFundMe Page Up for Critically Injured Auburn Woman <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=237214" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_2181752135-ashleyhester.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The Auburn woman critically hurt in a fatal crash in Sennett earlier this week, now has a GoFundMe page set up to help her with her medical expenses.&nbsp; Ashley Hester According to the page, 29-year-old Ashley Hester suffered broken ribs, co... Joe Lasky 2017-02-18T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=237214 Auburn Woman Accused of Beating Child <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=237213" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_8301134824-arrested5.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>An Auburn woman has been charged after allegedly beating a child related to her.&nbsp; 27-year-old Kimberly Hyde faces felony assault and endangering the welfare of a child, after her arrest following a Child Protective Services complaint.&nbsp; ... Joe Lasky 2017-02-18T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=237213 Weedsport Man Gets 2 to 4 Years for Attacking EMTs <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=237212" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_2181752136-williamsmith.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Weedsport man will serve 2 to 4 years in prison for attacking paramedics back in December of 2015.&nbsp; Authorities say 42-year-old William Smith assaulted two EMTs while intoxicated during an incident in Brutus.&nbsp; Smith pleaded guilty to ... Joe Lasky 2017-02-18T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=237212 Suspect Arrested in Binghamton Shooting, 4 Hurt <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=237211" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_3171451943-shooting.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Binghamton police have arrested a suspect in a Friday afternoon shooting that wounded four people.&nbsp; 20-year-old Fuquan Campbell is charged with 3 counts of 1st-degree assault, along with criminal possession of a weapon.&nbsp; Police say Camp... Joe Lasky 2017-02-18T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=237211 Elmira Teen Allegedly Sold Heroin <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=237210" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_2181752135-DariusHolmes.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>State police have charged an Elmira teen on several drug counts.&nbsp; 19-year-old Darius Holmes is charged with 3rd-degree criminal sale and 3rd-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance. Troopers say he was involved in heroin sales in... Joe Lasky 2017-02-18T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=237210 Elmira Man Accused of Hurting Child <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=237209" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_2181752135-steffanmiller.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>An Elmira man is under arrest, after troopers say he intentionally hurt a child, then tampered with evidence at that child's home.&nbsp; 29-year-old Steffan Miller faces 2nd-degree assault, tampering with evidence, and endangering the welfare of a ... Joe Lasky 2017-02-18T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=237209 Defense Rests in Clayton Murder Trial <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=237208" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_9301552911-ThomasClayton.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>After six weeks of testimony, closing arguments will begin Tuesday in the Thomas Clayton murder trial being held in Steuben County Court.&nbsp; The trial of the former Elmira Jackals hockey player accused in the murder of his wife at their home in ... Lucas Day 2017-02-18T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=237208 Bloomfield Woman Charged With Animal Cruelty <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=237222" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_2181773504-MaliceMayhem.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Bloomfield woman faces a pair of animal cruelty counts for allegedly attempting to abandon a pair of ferrets near a dumpster at an apartment complex.&nbsp;&nbsp; The Ontario County Humane Society says 40-year-old Sharon Anemaet was witnessed rele... Joe Lasky 2017-02-18T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=237222 Legal Actions Proceeding Over Contamination From Former Geneva Foundry <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=237166" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_102416102658-GENEVAFOUNDRY.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Syracuse Attorney Steve Williams represents 137 property owners and people who live in the area near the former Geneva Foundry on Jackson Street who learned for the first time last year that their soil has high amounts of lead and arsenic. Legal ac... Joe Nittler 2017-02-17T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=237166 Ontario County Drivers Will See A Number Of Road Projects This Year <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=237189" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_110916115019-ontcologo.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> State and County planners are working&nbsp; out details on a variety of road projects set for the spring and summer in Ontario County. There isn't a lot of detail yet but the State DOT is planning to resurface 5 and 20 from Lakeshore Drive in H... Joe Nittler 2017-02-17T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=237189 Town Of Geneva Getting LED Street Lights <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=237179" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_21717123958-ledstlight1.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The Town of Geneva is joining the growing list of New York localities going to LED street lights. Town Supervisor Mark Venuti says there are many advantages. [audio:21717123958-VENUTILEDSTREETLIGHTS1.mp3] [/audio]The City of Geneva is also conver... Joe Nittler 2017-02-17T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=237179 Stars Shining Again At The Smith <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=237168" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_21717111153-THESMITH.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The stars are back at Geneva's Smith Opera House. Using money from last year's "Lights Camera Auction," Executive Director Jan Regan says the stars that have decorated the ceiling have been restored after many dropped off over the years. [audio:21... 2017-02-17T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=237168