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Canandaigua man arrested for DWI after speeding in Seneca

Canandaigua man arrested for DWI after speeding in Seneca
Deputies with the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office report that James Clarence Ohle, 56, of Canandaigua was charged with driving while intoxicated after he was stopped for speeding in the Town of Seneca. Deputies say that Ohle was in an intoxicated condition and was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated with a blood-alcohol content of more than .18 percent. Ohle was... more

Ontario County Sheriff’s staff completes Civil Refresher Training Program

Ontario County Sheriff’s staff completes Civil Refresher Training Program
Sixty-eight Deputy Sheriffs and civilian staff from 27 Sheriff’s Offices around the state recently completed a Civil Refresher Training Course, providing specialized training in Civil Law Enforcement. Sessions were held in Ontario and Rockland Counties for this program. Deputy Patrick Fitzgerald, Finance Clerk I Susan Hughes, and Finance Clerk I Debra Cunningham, participated in the training. Sponsored by the New... more

EQ Committee OKs landfill variance in Ontario County

EQ Committee OKs landfill variance in Ontario County
The Environmental Quality Committee of the Ontario County Board of Supervisors voted to recommend submission of a variance regarding the new liner at the county landfill. Casella Waste Services, operator of the landfill, wants a variance from state landfill regulations to allow the use of a heat process to bind together sections of geomembrane liner when the temperature goes below... more

Seneca Castle woman charged with DWAI after domestic incident

Seneca Castle woman charged with DWAI after domestic incident
Deputies in Ontario County report that on Monday around 10:20 pm they arrested Laurie A. Johnson, 56, of Seneca Castle for driving while ability impaired by drugs, as well as driving while ability impaired by a combination of drugs and alcohol. The arrest stemmed from a report of a domestic incident that happened on Melvin Hill Road in Phelps. Johnson... more

Canandaigua woman transported to Strong after vehicle collides with tree

Canandaigua woman transported to Strong after vehicle collides with tree
Deputies in Ontario County say that a 37-year-old Canandaigua woman was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital after she swerved to avoid a deer on Wabash Road in the Town of Seneca. Deputies say that Sabrina A. Coleman, of Canandaigua, was traveling north on Wabash Road when she swerved to avoid a deer — losing control of her vehicle. The vehicle... more

Geneva resident killed in crash on CR 4; two others seriously injured

Geneva resident killed in crash on CR 4; two others seriously injured
One person is dead after a two-car crash on County Road 4, according to deputies in Ontario County. Crystal Roche-Mercado, 30, of Geneva was traveling west on County Road 4 around 12:30 pm on Monday, approaching the County Road 20 intersection, when a vehicle being operated by Michael Nichols, 32, of Rochester failed to stop at the intersection. The two... more

Casella’s 4th quarter payment exceeded 2015’s

Casella’s 4th quarter payment exceeded 2015’s
The town received $18,000 more from Casella Waste Systems in the fourth quarter of 2016 than it did in the fourth quarter of 2015. Because it hosts the Ontario County Landfill, Seneca does not have a town tax levy. Under a host community benefits agreement between the town and Casella, manager of the landfill, Seneca receives quarterly payments that are... more

Ontario Sheriff extends ‘No Unnecessary Travel’ request

Ontario Sheriff extends ‘No Unnecessary Travel’ request
Ontario County Sheriff Phil Povero says that conditions are worsening in his county. A Travel Advisory has been issued by Povero until 10 pm. Povero extended the No Unnecessary Travel Advisory active in the county, which will remain until 5 am on Thursday. He says that motorists should use extreme caution on the roadways, especially as those individuals who have... more

Stanley woman fled deputies at 91 mph on 5&20, charged with DWI

Stanley woman fled deputies at 91 mph on 5&20, charged with DWI
Deputies in Ontario County arrested a 41-year-old Stanley woman after a brief pursuit on State Rt. 5&20. The entire ordeal took place during the early-morning hours of Sunday. Deputies say they attempted to stop Dennie C. Lynn, 41, of Stanley when they observed her speeding — going nearly 40 mph over the posted speed limit. They say Lynn was observed... more

Latest from FLX as water levels continue to rise (full-coverage)

Latest from FLX as water levels continue to rise (full-coverage)
It’s a bad situation. As a whole, the region is several inches over “normal” rainfall amounts for the last two months. While the Finger Lakes didn’t see the snowmelt that sometimes contributes to springtime flooding — we have seen plenty of spring rains. On Thursday a road washed out in Geneva. Coastal communities along Lake Ontario have been on edge... more
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