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4 weeks ago

New York stops $25 million in questionable tax refunds

State Comptroller's office has found red flags for a number of returns, but has already processed 4.5 million refunds

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4 weeks ago

Two men arrested in Cortland for meth lab

Both men are being held at the Cortland County Correctional Facility.

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4 weeks ago

Corbin Whyte indicted on fifteen charges

The charges include criminal possession of a weapon in varying degrees.

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4 weeks ago

Tompkins County gets ready to celebrate bicentennial

With only one year away until the county bicentennial, the county legislature has numerous events planned to celebrate.

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4 weeks ago

Reed: “Dire consequences” from supervised heroin injection sites

Congressman Tom Reed says he's joining those opposed to the idea of a supervised heroin injection site in Ithaca.

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4 weeks ago

Driving costs hit six-year low, but some expenses rise

Officials with AAA say while driving costs may be lower overall, expenses like insurance and maintenance continue to rise.

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4 weeks ago

5 arrested in Cayuga County on prostitution-related charges

Arrests came after traffic stop Monday night; Cayuga County authorities now looking for public's help in investigation

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4 weeks ago

Study: $1.3B spent in NY on avoidable emergency room visits

Study by Excellus BlueCross BlueShield looked at 10 common conditions that could have been treated at doctor's office, urgent care center

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4 weeks ago

Police look for vandal who damaged downtown Cortland kiosk

Cortland Police released video Wednesday of incident early Friday night; police looking for vandal, three friends

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4 weeks ago

Smoking ban tabled, could be taken further in Cortland

Lawmakers in Cortland say they're hoping the extend the smoking ban to e-cigarettes and more places in the city.

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4 weeks ago

Rochon: Campus, community must work together on racial equity, inclusion issues

Ithaca College President Tom Rochon made comments during speech to Rotary Club members in Ithaca Wednesday afternoon

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4 weeks ago

Opt out movement returns as statewide testing begins

Politico New York reports opt out supporters are hoping for numbers to rival those of last year's response to state testing.

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4 weeks ago

Uber, Lyft start campaign to expand services in New York

Ride-sharing companies Uber and Lyft are joining with lawmakers and support groups to push for expanded upstate service.

Cayuga Power Plant

4 weeks ago

Fire reported at Cayuga Power Plant in Lansing

The fire was reported around 10 Wednesday morning at the Cayuga Power Plant in Lansing.

4 weeks ago

Tioga County robber arrested

One suspected robber has been arrested, while Police in Tioga County search for another.

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4 weeks ago

Grant helps local fire department buy new technology

Grant of $9,000 from Cargill allowed McLean Fire Department to purchase thermal imaging camera

photo: Pete Blanchard

4 weeks ago

Former city councilman named Ithaca’s Chief of Staff

Dan Cogan, who served on Ithaca's city council from 2002-2011, will start on May 1st

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4 weeks ago

Bill would require New York police to report on arrests, deaths

Bill would create more standardized reporting techniques of arrests, deaths, including information about race, age, gender

Gov. Cuomo touting the state's START-UP NY initiative at Cornell University in 2013 (photo by Pete Blanchard)

4 weeks ago

Cuomo bans New York trips to Mississippi

New York's governor banned all non-essential state travel after new law in Mississippi regarding same-sex couples

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4 weeks ago

New York court: Parents can legally eavesdrop on kids

Ruling sets precedent for cases involving children in which recordings are made

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