The Finger Lakes region has not seen gas prices this low in 6 years:Victor Mobil $2.54Canandaigua Arrow Mart $2.45Penn Yan Sunoco A Plus $2.42Watkins Glen Lakes Gas $2.38Newark Express mart $ more
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Wineries are a big part of the Finger Lakes. You see them virtually everywhere in Ontario, Seneca, and Yates counties, but they aren't as robust in Cayuga County. Meg Vanek at the county Tourism more
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A new push to further grow the economy and create jobs in Cayuga County began with an idea more than a year and a half ago. Andrew Fish with the Chamber of Commerce tells us the concept of an more
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The Cayuga County Chamber of Commerce has unveiled its economic forecast for 2015. Executive Director Andrew Fish tells Finger Lakes News Radio that all in all, things are looking up.[ more
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Tourism was on the rise last year in Cayuga County. Meg Vanek at the county Tourism Office tells Finger Lakes News Radio that it takes the state about a year to tally the total economic impact, so more
78-year old Robert T. Welch of Holly Street in Auburn died on Wednesday, January 28th.  For over 30 yera Welch hosted the Irish Radio Show on WAUB, WSFW, and WGVA. He also chaired Auburn's more
Auburn Police responded to a call Wednesday morning about a damaged car, and left with a burglary suspect. Police say they were called to the Planet Fitness parking lot around 12:30 Wednesday more
In the recently completed study, "Owasco Lake, New York: Water Quality & Nutrient Sources, 2014 Findings," Professor of Environmental Studies John Halfman and student researchers Genevieve more
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All for just some cigarettes. Auburn Police arrested 35 year old Raelynn McCarty and 34 year old John Ventura both of Auburn early this morning after attempting to enter Dom's Grocery in Auburn. more
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Longtime acting New York State Supreme Court Justice Craig Doran is looking for permanence. Doran, who has served as an acting Supreme Court Justice since the year 2000, is now a candidate to become more
Starting a small business takes a lot of guts and even more luck. A website has taken a look at the ten best places in the northeast to open your small business, based on some stats from the U.S. more
Two trucks, two sets of stolen tires. The Cayuga County Sheriff's Office reports eight tires and rims were stolen from two 2015 GMC pickup trucks on two different days at Summit Chevrolet Buick GMC more
The Cayuga County Sheriff's Office is investigating burglaries at the former Emily Howland Elementary School in the Town of Scipio on Route 34B. Sheriff David Gould is asking for the public's help more
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With the election behind us and the 2015 state Legislative session in full swing, school safety forums will be starting back up. Assemblyman Gary Finch was named last year chairman of a taskforce more
A garage fire on South Street in the Town of Cato last night was quickly brought under control. The Auburn Citizen reports that firefighters were able to prevent the fire from spreading to the home, more
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One month ago, Tinkers Guild re-opened. The popular Auburn bar, which was brought down by fire early in 2014, opened its doors on Christmas Eve. We asked owner John Mortimer about how business has more
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The Fingerlakes Mall has made a lot of news in the last several years. Most of it has focused on stores leaving. The Mall's general manager Rene Patterson tells Finger Lakes News Radio the current more
Members of the Cuomo Administration will be traveling around the state today talking about the Governor's Opportunity Agenda. Former Syracuse mayor Matt Driscoll will be giving a presentation this more
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Assemblyman Gary Finch offered a surprisingly upbeat assessment of Governor Cuomo's State of the State address. Finch's remarks lacked the accusatory tone so familiar with other GOP lawmakers.[ more
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Assemblyman Bob Oaks refused to let political partisanship influence his opinion of Wednesday's State of the State address by Governor Cuomo. Oaks sees plenty of room for negotiation in the weeks more
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The Auburn Doubledays kick off the 2015 season in over five months, and they've added a new person in the front office at Falcon Park. Andrew Sagarin was hired as the team's operations manager. He' more
Auburn State Police arrested 38 year-old Royce Currie on multiple charges Tuesday after executing a search warrant at his residence in the Town of Genoa where he was allegedly operating a meth lab.& more
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The Auburn School District is getting a closer look. School Board President Michael McCole tells Finger Lakes News Radio they are working on a master facility plan, where all the schools in the more
Two cars, one fatal accident. The Cayuga County Sheriff's Office reports a 20-year-old female was driving south on Route 41A in the Town of Summerhill Sunday morning around 9:30 and lost control of more
The Grant Avenue Wal-Mart in Auburn had to be evacuated, Friday night, when someone called in a bomb threat shortly before 8 pm.  K-9 units from The Wayne County Sheriff's Department and the more
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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Cayuga County kicks off 2015 with cooking. Dairy Resource Educator Judy Wright tells Finger Lakes News Radio a program called Produced in New York is a silent food more
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Seven regions, 1.5 billion dollars. Governor Andrew Cuomo's announcement Thursday of a multi-region economic development competition was met with thunderous approval from local leaders. It's part of more
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19 year old Logan Jones of Fleming will be behind bars in state prison for the next 16 years for stabbing his stepfather to death in their home on Lakeview Drive in late December, 2013. Jones was more
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The new year is underway, and so is Cayuga County Sheriff Dave Gould's third term in office. Gould says he's picking up in 2015 where he left off in 2014 with one of the biggest problems facing the more
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The world of technology changes every day. The Seymour Library in Auburn stays on top of all those trends with tech help sessions. Executive Director Lisa Carr tells Finger Lakes News Radio they more
He looks like former Allman Brothers guitarist Warren Haynes, he sounds like a cross between Tom Waits and Bruce Springsteen. Skaneateles native Kohlton Pascal travels a lot, sleeping outdoors in more
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Sydney Walewsski is a typical teen. She's a freshman at Weedsport Junior/Senior High. She's 14 years old. But she's also facing something that folks twice or three times her age might never more
When a 47 year-old, Cayuga County, self-employed house-cleaner scratched off a New York lottery ticket, she was hoping it might turn out to be a winner like the $400 prize she had won last summer.& more
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In Ontario County, the Sheriff's Office is considering body cameras for deputies. Wayne County deputies are testing those cameras already in the field. Cayuga County Sheriff Dave Gould tells Finger more
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UPDATE: 2:50AM Traffic is flowing normally again on the Thruway between Exits 40 and 41 in the aftermath of a utility pole fire and downed power lines that forced closure of the westbound lanes for more
Multiple departments responded to a fire this morning in Port Byron. Finger Lakes News Radio has learned roughly a dozen departments, including the City of Auburn, Port Byron, Weedsport, Throop, more
Two more businesses are pulling out of the Fingerlakes Mall, including one that is closing nationally. The Citizen reports Deb Shops filed for bankruptcy in December, and is closing all of its more
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The Cayuga County United Way has ended their campaign for 2015. They reached 97 percent of their goal for this year. Executive Director Carrie Collins-Fadell tells us donations are still being more
Just in time for budget season, the City of Auburn is rolling out the 2015 Budget Central on their website. Budget Central includes a calendar of events through June, when the city council is more
An Auburn man is accused of getting smashed, and smashing into half a dozen cars. The Citizen reports Brandon Carroll was drunk around two o'clock Sunday morning when he sped up State Street, going 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 more
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The hiring of a new comptroller in Auburn serves as a personal highlight of 2014 for City Manager Doug Selby. We asked Selby if the addition of Laura Wells came at the right time.[ more
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An Auburn traffic stop ended on a sour note for 27 year-old Wayne Matthews. Auburn Police Sargeant Don Gosline explains:    [audio:GOSLINE1ARRESTAUBURN.mp3] [/audio]   Matthews, more
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Chances are you've seen new traffic lights swinging in the breeze at some intersections in the City of Auburn. City Manager Doug Selby says they are being upgraded.[audio:auburnnewlights1.mp3] [/ more
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The City of Auburn now has framework in place for the next five years. In a three to two vote last night, the city council adopted a proposed five year plan. City Manager Doug Selby tells Finger more
Walnut Street in Auburn will be closing Monday between Teller Avenue and South Marvine Avenue so the Walnut Street box culvert can be replaced. When the project is finished, the bridge will be more
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The Washington Nationals today named their Minor League managers, coaches and coordinators for the 2015 season and the Auburn Doubledays will keeping the entire coaching staff from the 2014 season more
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The City of Auburn, as recently as a couple years ago, was on the road to financial ruin. City Manager Doug Selby tells Finger Lakes News Radio things back then looked grim. [audio:auburnmoney.mp3] more
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What do you want to see at Emerson Park? County offcials spent many months asking folks that throughout 2014. Here in 2015, Cayuga County Administrator Suzanne Sinclair says they are now asking more
Representatives of the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision issued a statement on Wednesday to offset a flood of criticism that surfaced over a Facebook photo showing a more
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City of Auburn and Cayuga County officials had various on again, off again talks last year about sharing resources. On the Finger Lakes Morning News on 98.1/1590 WAUB today, we asked County more
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Last year saw the Mill Street Dam in Auburn switched back on after having been offline for 10 years. City Manager Doug Selby tells Finger Lakes News Radio the city has already seen progress since more
A former fire station building in Auburn is up for sale. The building, which has been vacant for several years, is at 5 Frederick Street. City officials are putting up some parameters for potential more
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A project to replace water pipeline on South Street in Auburn, between Lincoln and Metcalf, will be completed this year. The first part of the project began in the fall. City Manager Doug Selby says more
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Mark off one less place to see this winter in Auburn. The Seward House Museum is closed for the season. Development Director Natalie Stetson says they will have some time availavle to the public more
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State lawmakers past and present are remembering former governor Mario Cuomo, who died last week. Auburn Mayor Mike Quill tells Finger Lakes News Radio that although he never crossed paths with the more
Cayuga County Sheriff Dave Gould says it was an inside job that led to a vacant house in the Town of Victory being burglarized and vandalized on the day after Christmas.  He says two 35 year old more
The Cayuga County Sheriff's Office announced this afternoon a second arrest has been made in connection with the October 13th attempted robbery of the Express Mart on the traffic circle in the Town more
A new year, and new leadership for the Cayuga County Women's Republican Club. Chantell Hotaling has been elected President, after serving as vice president the last two years. Replacing her in the more
Started in 1970, January marks the National Blood Donor Month raising awareness for the need of blood during the winter and throughout the year. The snow season sparks challenges for blood more
Congressman-elect John Katko, Friday, announced the opening of four district Congressional offices in each of the four counties that he represents in Central New York. The locations are in the more
A 52 year-old man was killed Friday morning when his car collided with another vehicle at the intersection of Route 104 and Coleman Road in the Town of Sterling. Cayuga County Sheriff’s more
2014 was a busy year at Finger Lakes Daily News with more than six million page views. Using Google analytics, we know that over 600-thousand unique visitors looked for news and information from the more
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The City of Auburn is getting 1.2 million dollars in state grants to complete another part of the Smart Grid project. City Manager Doug Selby tells Finger Lakes News Radio the money will be used to more
A Brooklyn man is in Cayuga County Jail for sending obscene pictures to an underage girl in Auburn. Police say Fredy Alvarez, Junior struck up a friendship earlier this year with a 14-year-old girl, more
The Cayuga County Sheriff's Office needs help in solving a burglary in the Town of Fleming. Authorties say som time between Thursday night and Friday morning somebody broke into the Owasco Lake more
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Economic development in Cayuga County has gotten an early Christmas gift. The county was awarded over five million dollars for 14 projects from the Regional Economic Development Council awards more
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    36 year old David McNamara was back in a Cayuga County Courtroom this morning where is again stands accused of strangling to death Katie Socci in her Swift Street home on June 14th more
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