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5 days ago

Pilot OK after emergency landing on western New York road

Pilot was forced to land on road near state Thruway in Batavia Thursday after experiencing engine troubles

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6 days ago

No verdict Thursday in Cal Harris murder trial; proceedings continue Friday

Judge spent first full day considering case on Thursday; all parties expected back in court Friday

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6 days ago

Memorial organized for SUNY Cortland grad who disappeared during Vietnam War

The ceremony is at 1 pm Saturday, at St. Mary's Cemetery.

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6 days ago

Sheriff’s Department taking time to learn best procedures for body cams

The Ithaca Police Department have had body cameras for months.

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6 days ago

Cuomo proposes wide-ranging changes to New York alcohol laws

One proposal would allow restaurants to sell alcohol before noon on Sundays

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6 days ago

Judge pushes back Sheldon Silver prison date

U.S. District Court judge says Sheldon Silver can remain free until Supreme Court rules on case that could have bearing on Silver's appeal

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6 days ago

Time Warner name to vanish, as Charter closes acquisition

Charter Communications say it will eliminate Time Warner, Bright House brands over next 18 months

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7 days ago

Ithaca schools budget, propositions pass with ease

Ithaca City School District adopted with just under 70% approval

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7 days ago

Closing arguments heard in Cal Harris murder trial

Case is now in hands of judge after closing arguments were made; all parties due back in court Thursday morning

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1 week ago

Ithaca man arrested for felony DWI

Because of a prior DWI conviction, this arrest is a felony.

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1 week ago

Majority of school budgets approved across New York

Almost 100% of school budgets passed this year.

Photo Credit Sara McCloskey

1 week ago

TCAT service changes to begin Sunday

TCAT is reducing service on 20 of 33 routes in response to lack of drivers, use of higher-paid contract drivers

Rochester PD

1 week ago

Rochester police officer dragged by car while arresting car thief

The officer was run over by one of the tires, but he has been released from the hospital.

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1 week ago

AG settles with Home Depot and Lowe’s on fertilizer signage

Fertilizers with phosphorous must be labeled correctly.

photo: Pete Blanchard

1 week ago

Local refugee assistance group presents resolution to Common Council

Ithaca Welcomes Refugees is working as a sister organization to Catholic Charities to support refugees in the area.

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1 week ago

Budgets pass throughout Tompkins County; final numbers unknown in Ithaca

Due to large number of write-in votes, Ithaca City School District vote results weren't immediately known Wednesday morning

crime

1 week ago

72 indicted in major central New York drug bust

Police, state attorney general say arrests were made Monday, Tuesday during raids in Syracuse area

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1 week ago

New York lawmakers call for ban on declawing cats

State would become first in nation to impose ban on declawing cats; opponents say decision is best left to cat owners

capitol

1 week ago

Senate task force presents heroin and opioid addiction recommendations

The plan includes recommendations in the areas of prevention, treatment, recovery, and enforcement.

harris again

1 week ago

Closing arguments due Wednesday in Cal Harris murder trial

4th trial for Harris began in late March; two previous murder convictions were overturned, with third trial ending in mistrial

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