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3 weeks ago

Two injured in motorcycle crash along Route 79

Sheriff's deputies say the two were on a motorcycle that hit a deer Sunday night along Route 79 in Ithaca.

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3 weeks ago

Five departments respond to brush fire in Dryden

Departments from Dryden, Groton, Varna, Freeville, and Slaterville responded to the brush fire Sunday afternoon.

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3 weeks ago

University at Buffalo admits over 5,000 students by mistake

The email was accidentally sent out by the University at Buffalo admitting thousands of students whose applications had not been reviewed.

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3 weeks ago

Lake Street Bridge construction begins in Ithaca

Work on the Lake Street Bridge is expected to continue into the fall.

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3 weeks ago

As weather gets warmer, health officials say protect against ticks

Taking preventative measures is best, says Tompkins County Health Department.

From WENY-TV

3 weeks ago

Reed calls for repowering of Cayuga Power Plant

Ithaca area Congressman Tom Reed says the jobs and economic growth provided by the Cayuga Power Plant would be devastating to lose.

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3 weeks ago

Injuries minor in rollover crash at Ithaca shopping plaza

Accident happened just after 1 p.m. Sunday near PetSmart store

Hillary Clinton attends a Presidential campaign event, with husband Bill and daughter Chelsea, at Cedar Rapids Washington High School

Featuring: Bill Clinton, Chelsea Clinton
Where: Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States
When: 30 Jan 2016
Credit: Dennis Van Tine/Future Image/WENN.com

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3 weeks ago

Chelsea Clinton to campaign in Ithaca Monday

Daughter of Hillary Clinton will be at Coltivare in Ithaca Monday morning at 8 a.m.

Photo Credit Sara McCloskey

3 weeks ago

Biker hospitalized after hitting parked car in Ithaca

Incident happened Friday night around 7 p.m. on East Falls Street in Ithaca

crime

3 weeks ago

Attempted murder charge brought in Seneca County domestic violence case

Don Sipp, 40, now faces attempted murder, assault charges for domestic violence incident last Saturday at home in Covert

Skelos

3 weeks ago

Judge denies new trial request for Skelos, son

In documents released Friday, federal judge said former Senate Majority leader followed brazen pattern

Andrew Cuomo announces minimum wage will be raised to 11.50 an hour at the 2015 Opportunity Agenda at The Malcolm X and Dr. Betty Shabazz Memorial Educational Center in Harlem

Featuring: Andrew Couomo
Where: New York City, New York, United States
When: 23 Feb 2015
Credit: Winston Burris/WENN.com

3 weeks ago

Cuomo releases tax returns; reports $196K in income

Governor reported $168,000 in salary, plus investments

Geronimo Harrison mug shot

3 weeks ago

Cortland man arrested for marijuana possession

Police found marijuana and drug sale paraphernalia in the man's home.

Photo Credit Sara McCloskey

3 weeks ago

Task force to consider changes in Tompkins court system

Members of the task force say the local court system can be inefficient at times, and needs reorganization.

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3 weeks ago

Ithaca woman arrested in Nebraska for drug smuggling

Irene Dixon was charged with grand larceny in Tompkins County Court last week.

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3 weeks ago

Cornell fraternity off suspension, faces penalties

The Phi Gamma Delta fraternity was suspended in February after allegedly engaging in hazing and serving alcohol.

money

3 weeks ago

Study: New York is 5th most financially savvy state in nation

The study by WalletHub shows New York residents are much better at saving and paying debts than many other states.

fire

3 weeks ago

Fire in Ovid apartment complex likely started by cigarette

No one was hurt in the fire, which was likely caused by a cigarette.

solar

3 weeks ago

Lansing schools solar agreement resolidified

The Lansing Star Online reports the solar agreement was in doubt last week, but is now back on.

president candidates

3 weeks ago

Presidential candidates look upstate days before New York primary

GOP hopefuls will all be in central New York over next two days; former President Bill Clinton to campaign Saturday in upstate New York

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