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Authorities use billboards to counter New York’s corruption problem

Digital billboard ads in Albany urge people to report corruption among politicians; idea stems from anti-corruption task force


1 week ago

28 ticketed in Cortland underage drinking sting

Operation was carried out Friday night at bars in downtown Cortland


1 week ago

Groton man suspected of arson dies from injuries

Police say the man died from his injuries more than a week after the fire, which police say was arson.


1 week ago

Two arrested after Dryden man’s murder in Georgia park

Two New Yorkers are in custody in Georgia for allegedly killing a Dryden man in a Georgia national park.

heroin forum

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Heroin forum focuses on treatment

The forum at the Tompkins County Public Library is part of an ongoing outreach plan to address what local leaders and law enforcement have said is a growing heroin epidemic.

Moravia fire from Owasco fire dept

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Firefighters from 4 counties called to Moravia fire Thursday

Fire was reported before 1 p.m. Thursday at home in Moravia; crowd-funding site established to assist family


1 week ago

Ithaca area far from normal snowfall totals, forecasters say

So far this winter, snowfall totals in Ithaca have only reached around eight inches, far short of normal.


1 week ago

Rebuild plans move forward for Chapter House Pub

City board approved plans for rebuild of iconic Chapter House Pub, which was torn down after fire last April


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Lansing schools defend budget choices after audit

A state audit says the Lansing School District overtaxed residents and kept more money than is allowed.


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2 indicted in Schuyler County sexual assault of teen

Jeffrey Forner, 21, and Aaron Bowen, 22, face rape, criminal sexual act charges for incident in August 2015


1 week ago

New York, 12 other states get fed reminder on testing

U.S. Education Department wrote to New York education leaders, asking for plans on how they will increase participation in standardized tests this school year


1 week ago

Cortland County authorities warn of W2 scams

Police say the scams offer people the chance to see their W2s, but can actually steal personal information via email.


1 week ago

County Republicans focus on front-runners in primary race

The primary elections are set to kick off with the Iowa caucuses starting next week.

Senior Couple On Cycle Ride In Countryside

2 weeks ago

New York a difficult place to live for retirees, study finds

A study by WalletHub says retirees face higher costs and other difficulties living in New York.

Image from the Associated Press

2 weeks ago

CNY school honors its namesake, Challenger astronaut Jarvis

The 41-year-old grew up and attended school in Mohawk, 60 miles east of Syracuse.

demolition, clipart photo

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Demolition to start at site of former Nestle factory

The 24-acre site along state Route 481 was seized by the city last year for back taxes.


2 weeks ago

State: Over 80 school districts in, susceptible to fiscal stress

Annual report from State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli's office reviews nearly 700 school districts


2 weeks ago

Cortland Police warn of donation scam in area

Police say residents should beware of a scam claiming to raise money for police or fire departments.

sheriff schuyler

2 weeks ago

Authorities in 2 counties issue scam warnings

Warnings out in Schuyler, Steuben counties about potential scammers targeting homes


2 weeks ago

Earliest date for Niagara Falls shutoff would be 2019

Public hearing was held Wednesday near Niagara Falls to discuss plans; state officials say funding would keep project from happening until at least 2019

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