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Police converge on Groton home in drug bust

Multiple agencies went to home at 208 East Cortland Street in village of Groton early Wednesday morning; police confirm it was part of drug investigation

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Gang member arrested for shooting outside basketball game

Police say gang member opened fire outside Boys and Girls Club in Rochester following basketball game; suspect was behind bars on unrelated charges


Texas man dies after jump at Robert Treman State Park

Incident happened just after 6:30 p.m. Friday at Robert Treman State Park; officials say Texas man was pronounced dead at the scene

Coralie Saleese-Smith was charged for a DWI and hit a mailbox.

Woman charged for driving drunk, hitting mailbox

A 26-year-old woman was charged for driving drunk and hitting mailbox.


1 dead after car accident on Route 79

Most of Route 79 was closed on Tuesday because of the accident.


Suspect taken to hospital after standoff in Danby

Police haven't identified the man who initiated the standoff or said what lead up to the incident.

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Luz Herrera resigns from Tompkins County Legislature

A special election will be held November 3rd to elect a new legislator to take the seat.


Utica College slashes tuition by 42 percent

Officials stress their overall goal is to keep a college education within reach.

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Talks continue for requiring developers to use local labor

The county’s Industrial Development Agency has yet to create a formal policy.

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Road closure on Route 79, 2 car accident

Emergency officials say parts of Route 79 are closed because of an accident on Tuesday.

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Officials, environmentalists clash over lead levels at Ithaca Falls

Several sources have given conflicting opinions of the extent and seriousness of lead contamination at the Ithaca Falls gorge.


Top Groton official says they’re doing all they can to keep the village safe

A new nuisance law went into effect in January, in response to some of these concerns.


Report: New York spends nearly $22k per student

Report by New York State Association of School Business Officials shows spending on the rise among public school districts

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Tim Wu, former Lieutenant Governor candidates, joins AG’s office

Former candidate for statewide office Tim Wu will focus on technology, Internet policy in Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's office

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Police clamp down on central New York gang violence

After spike in gang violence in Syracuse, city, state and federal authorities joined together to make nearly 250 arrests since May


TECH MINUTE: Cornell researcher maps effects of climate change in Arctic

Dr. Michael Willis says climate change is having a noticeable effect on glaciers and temperatures in the world's coldest regions that can be seen by everyone through a new digital map.


Assemblyman gets jailtime, says “his own stupidity” is to blame

William Scarborough from New York City has been sentenced to 13 months in jail on federal fraud and theft charges.


Groton residents push to take back their village

Over a hundred people are plan to attending the next village board meeting.


Growing problems on Main Street: drugs, property violations in Village of Groton

Residents of Groton say they must take back their village.


Consumers told to take precautions following Excellus data breach

The healthcare company's data breach could have affected over 10 million people.

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