Schuyler County Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Redevelopment eyed for Camp MontereyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2014 | Steuben Courier

    For 25 years, the minimum-security facility in Schuyler County was a boot camp-style rehabilitation program for young male drug offenders who often did community service work details locally. Despite a months-long fight to keep it open, Camp Monterey was closed by the state Department of Corrections in late July, costing the area 125 jobs.

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  2. Dozens of Activists Arrested in Battle Against a Fracking "Gateway Drug" in New YorkRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | In These Times

    ... issue despite pleas from the projects' opponents to intervene, and the project has won the support of the Schuyler County Legislature (though not without controversy ). In August, New York's Department of Environmental Conservation, which has ...

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  3. Crestwood: Protests haven't changed our plans Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Steuben Courier

    An ongoing civil disobedience campaign hasn't deterred Crestwood Midstream's plans to expand its natural gas storage facility on the west side of Seneca Lake - or build an LPG storage facility nearby, a company spokesman said Friday. Over the past month, 55 protesters have been arrested by Schuyler County sheriff's deputies for blocking the gates of Houston-based Crestwood's property along State Route 14 just north of Watkins Glen.

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  4. More Protesters Go To Jail In Schuyler CountyRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | WENY

    ... yet to stand before the judge, and people are still using their bodies as blockades. Sheriff Yessman of the Schuyler County Sheriffs Offices says the protesters are taking away resources from the county and tying up courtrooms. He says taxpayers are ...

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  5. The Cost of ProtestingRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | WENY

    ... He was ordered to pay a $250 fine or spend 15 days behind bars, Wilder choose jail. At minimum, it costs Schuyler County $88 per day to house a man in the Schuyler County Jail. If it's a woman, the costs goes up because the Schuyler County Jail ...

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  6. Seneca County officials to Albany: award license to Tyre casinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    ... of the Tyre Town Board and the Seneca County Board of Supervisors. It has support from Wayne County and Schuyler County. Lago has the overwhelming support of the region's wineries and vineyards, brewers, farmers, and other businesses, not to mention ...

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  7. Try several vintages of Standing Stone's Saperavi wineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... lead the tastings of several vintages of the deep red wine at 1 and 3:30 p.m. at 9934 Route 414, Hector, Schuyler County. She'll start with the just-released 2013 vintage, taste four previous vintages including their first, the 2005, then finish ...

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  8. DEC: Judge to review LPG facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Steuben Courier

    ... party status must apply to the DEC by Dec. 10. Joseph Campbell, founder of Gas Free Seneca - a group of Schuyler County residents and winery owners that opposes the LPG facility - said the group will be represented by its attorney, Deborah Goldberg ...

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  9. DEC: Judge to review LPG facility Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Steuben Courier

    ... party status must apply to the DEC by Dec. 10. Joseph Campbell, founder of Gas Free Seneca - a group of Schuyler County residents and winery owners that opposes the LPG facility - said the group will be represented by its attorney, Deborah Goldberg ...

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  10. Protesters arrested at NY gas storage facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    ... traffic and a risk of disastrous accidents to a region that thrives on tourism, agriculture and winemaking. Schuyler County Sheriff William Yessman said the protesters were charged with trespassing. Seven were also charged with disorderly conduct. ...

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  11. Seneca Lake protesters: Salt cavern gas storage could contaminate lake, drinking waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    About 150 people today protested a plan to store compressed gas in empty salt caverns on the west shore of Seneca Lake. "Why take the most dangerous storage technology known, requiring millions of gallons of salt brine storage, and put it next to one of America's most beautiful lakes?" asked former Schuyler County legislator Bob Fitzsimmons at the rally just outside the gates of Crestwood Corp.'s Seneca Lake Compressor Station.

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  12. Protest Against Gas StorageRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | WENY

    ... Da and Eagle Crest Vineyards; Michael Warren Thomas, host of New York radio show 'The Grapevine;' and former Schuyler County legislator Bob Fitzsimmons.

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  13. DEC to treat Schuyler canal for sea lampreysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | Steuben Courier

    The Department of Environmental Conservation this week will treat Catharine Creek Canal in Schuyler County in an effort to combat the parasitic sea lamprey, which feed on trout and salmon. The canal from Montour Falls Marina to the mouth of Glen Creek will be treated by lampricide beginning Tuesday, depending on weather conditions, the DEC said.

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  14. NY to treat Seneca Lake tributary for sea lampreysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | 13WHAM

    The state Department of Environmental Conservation plans to treat a Seneca Lake tributary to kill parasitic sea lampreys that prey on trout and salmon. The agency plans to begin application of a lamprey-killing chemical to the Catharine Creek Canal in Schuyler County on Tuesday.

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  15. Vote on wind farm regulations delayed in Catlin Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Steuben Courier

    ... that it planned to locate wind turbines across Catlin, as well as the towns of Dix, Catharine and Hector in Schuyler County, including some on the property of Watkins Glen International. Plans for the $200 million project called for 50 to 75 ...

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  16. Many spots around Capital Region nearing peak foliage into Columbus Day weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... in recent years. Peak foliage arrives in the Finger Lakes region this weekend. Spotters in Watkins Glen in Schuyler County expect peak leaves with 80-85 percent color change and bright orange and red leaves. In the Chautauqua-Allegheny region, peak ...

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  17. Ithaca man sentenced for failure to pay child supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | jdsupra.com

    An Ithaca man is facing a thirty-day jail sentence for not paying past due child support, following an appearance in Schuyler County Family Court on Tuesday . [T]he man was found in willful violation of a prior court order, due to his failure to pay nearly $1200.00 for the support of his teenage child.

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  18. Catlin set to adopt wind farm regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | Steuben Courier

    ... it planned to locate 50 to 75 turbines across Catlin, as well as the towns of Dix, Catharine and Hector in Schuyler County, including some on the property of Watkins Glen International. In their absence, Catlin officials were not able to give a ...

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  19. Accused Cop Killer Eric Frein Has Dodged Authorities BeforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... a jury trial but never appeared. "On the day that his trial was supposed to start he didn't show up," Schuyler County District Attorney Joseph Fazzary told ABC News. The judge issued a warrant for his arrest on bail jumping. Frein's father, a ...

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  20. Class to focus on building cider pressesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... On the second day of the class, Eric Shatt and Deva Maas, co-owners of Redbyrd Orchard Cider in Burdett, Schuyler County, will share their knowledge of growing apples and making cider. "And they start with the basics, and they get into some pretty ...

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