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Three students slightly hurt as school bus goes off the road in Montezuma

Three students slightly hurt as school bus goes off the road in Montezuma
The driver and three students were treated for injuries Friday after a school bus went off the road and into a ditch on Route 90 near Laraway Road in Montezuma. The Port Byron Central School District bus went off the road at about 3:15 p.m. Emergency radio transmissions indicated that the bus driver may have suffered from a medical problem... more

Montezuma Winery switches over to solar power

Montezuma Winery switches over to solar power
Growing and utilizing the fruits produced in part by the sun has been the basis of the Montezuma Winery’s success all along. So in an effort to further use the suns rays, the winery has undergone the transformation to solar power to generate electricity used in the processing of its products. In June, the winery contracted with Taitem Engineers out... more

Owasco water tests show highest algae toxins yet, Auburn levels still detectable

Owasco water tests show highest algae toxins yet, Auburn levels still detectable
Treated drinking water for the town of Owasco and the city of Auburn showed detectable levels of blue-green algae toxins in the latest round of tests — Owasco seeing the highest levels to date. The Cayuga County Health Department said Owasco’s water, which is distributed to the town of Owasco and the Fleming Water District, detected levels of .21 and... more

New eagle statue installed at Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge

New eagle statue installed at Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge
This impressive eagle statue was created by James Seaman and can been seen on the north end of Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge near the New York State Thruway. The eagle has a 21 foot wingspan and was installed to commemorate 40 years of the bald eagle program at Montezuma. Photo by William O’Hora. more

Manslaughter charge in fatal Rt. 5 accident last summer

Manslaughter charge in fatal Rt. 5 accident last summer
After an extensive investigation by the Seneca County Sheriff’s Office, working in conjunction with the Seneca County District Attorney’s Office an Oswego man is facing manslaughter and other charges after a fatal car accident last summer. The accident occurred near the Montezuma Wildlife Refuge on New York State Route 5.The accident occurred on August 9th when Ralph C. Brown, 57,... more
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