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Buffalo Bills cheerleaders halt season after suit

The Buffalo Bills cheerleaders will be making no appearances this year.

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At least one injured in head-on crash in Dryden

One person was hospitalized following a two car head on collision in the Town of Dryden Wednesday.

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22 groups bidding for NY casino license

22 contenders are hoping to win the right to open a casino in upstate New York, including hometown business owners as well as gambling giants like Caesars, Genting Group and Foxwoods.

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Schumer: FDA backing off spent grain proposal

Sen. Charles Schumer says federal regulators have agreed to back off a proposal the nation's craft beer brewers said would hurt their businesses.

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FLLT gets state funding for conservation

Governor Cuomo has announced $1.4 million in conservation grants for 50 nonprofit land trusts across the state.

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Ten months later, former Ithaca schoolteacher gets heart transplant

A Trumansburg man who taught math and special education was given the gift of life last week.

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County to start using $100k dedicated for living wage payments

With money allocated for this year's county budget, lawmakers are starting to figure out how to pay living wage to workers

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22 enter bids for casinos in New York

Wednesday was deadline to submit $1 million application fee for casino in locations across New York

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Flags to fly at half-staff for NY solider

Specialist Kerry Danyluk of Texas was injured in Afghanistan, died days later at hospital in Germany

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New York soldier to be honored by Canadian government for bravery

Staff Sgt. Jacob Perkins rescued people from bus on Thruway in 2011

State Senator Tom O'Mara speaks to area residents at a town hall meeting held at the Franziska Racker Centers in Ithaca, Wed. Feb. 12, 2014

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O’Mara bill would allow NY farmers to grow hemp

State Senator Tom O’Mara has introduced a bipartisan bill that would allow farmers in the state to legally grow hemp.

Hamid Ulukaya, CEO of Chobani, Inc., spoke to Ithaca College students Tuesday as part of an event sponsored by The Upstate Venture Capital Association of New York (UVANY)

Wednesday

Chobani secures $750M investment from TPG

Greek yogurt maker Chobani has secured a $750 million investment from investment firm TPG Capital.

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NY Fire companies seek volunteers

Fire departments from around New York state are opening their doors this weekend as they look for new volunteer members.

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Cornell; ND to start $4.5M for study of “hope and optimism”

$3.8 million is going to a partnership between Cornell University and Notre Dame to study “hope and optimism”.

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NY casino contenders face application fee deadline

A state gambling panel will pick up to four winning applications in the fall.

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$100K going to repair gorge trails in Taughannock Falls State Park

$90 million is being issued to parks and historic sites across New York State for much needed renovations and repairs.

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Jets officially returning to Cortland for summer training camp

SUNY Cortland will be hosting the New York Jets this summer for their 2014 training camp.

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Wednesday

Cornell lands $600k in federal money to study rice

Money was part of $6 million awarded by USDA for research related to climate change

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Wednesday

Ithaca company on cutting edge of development for HIV tests

Rheonix has now received a six-figure grant from NIH to develop test to detect, confirm HIV

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Wednesday

Cortland Price Chopper issues ground beef recall

Price Chopper is issuing a voluntary recall on store brand ground beef sold on April 22 at the Cortland store on Route 13.

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