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Damage assessments begin after severe flooding strikes Tompkins County

Travel advisories still in place as of Monday morning, as damage assessments begin from Sunday night's flooding

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Tompkins County communities flooded by heavy rains Sunday night

Major roads damaged, towns left with flooded roads thanks to Sunday storms

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Car, motorcycle collide, shutting down Route 13 in Newfield

Accident happened just before noon Sunday


Prosecutor: Escapees planned 7-hour drive

New details surface of escape plan, as second week of searches continue


Cuomo proposes $100M for upstate schools

Fund announced Sunday by governor in Westchester County


2 arrested in meth, drug bust across two counties

Krista Hillar, James English arrested Thursday

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Prosecutors: Reject Silver’s bid to have corruption charges thrown out

Federal prosecutors made their case to judge on Friday


Prison worker accused of supplying tools for escapees

Joyce Mitchell was arrested Friday, charged with promoting prison contraband

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Storm system causes widespread power outages, brings heavy rain

Storms moved into Ithaca just before 7 p.m. Friday night


Prison employee arrested for helping two escaped convicts

A female prison employee was arrested for helping two convicts escape from prison.

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Teachout to visit Ithaca Saturday

Zephyr Teachout will hold talk on public corruption Saturday


IHS students take the ride of their lives

A distracted driving simulation was set up at Ithaca High School on Friday.


Tornado warning issued for upstate counties

The National Weather Service advises residents to take cover until the warning has passed.


Lansing school district may go solar

Officials say going solar could bring in savings of around $50,000 per year for the district.


Haynes: TC3 funding dilemma resolved

The president of Tompkins Cortland Community College says Tompkins and Cortland Counties have worked out a compromise for this year's budget.


Deputies track down man who ran from Lansing crash

29-year-old Justin Sharp of Lansing fled the scene of a car accident Tuesday night, but later turned himself in.

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Mayor: Watchdog has history of “hyperbolic reactions” to grab headlines

Mayor was reacting to request for EPA to investigate possible contamination at site of former landfill in Ithaca


DA: Prison employee supplied contraband to convicted murderers for escape

Clinton County District Attorney says prison worker Joyce Mitchell provided items to David Sweat, Richard Matt

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