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Alice Trappler sentenced to 25 years to life

A woman who conspired with her ex-husband and his stepbrother to kill the father of her daughter was sentenced in Schuyler County Court Thursday.

WENY-TV reports that 41-year-old Alice Trappler of SteubenC ounty will serve 25 years to life in prison for plotting the April 2012 death of Daniel Bennett, who was the father of her infant daughter.

Along with the murder charges, she was also convicted on burglary and conspiracy charges.

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Several injured, one child dead following Cortland County accident

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Sheriff's deputies say the crash on West State Road Friday night was likely caused by drunk driving.

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Police: No charges for parents of 7-year-old who brought loaded gun into South Seneca Elementary School

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The child has been suspended indefinitely by the South Seneca School District.

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Ithaca Assemblywoman supports union push at local college

State Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton [D-Ithaca] speaking at a Cortlandville Town Hall in 2013.

Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton said she'll stand with part-time faculty at IC as they attempt to form a union.

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FEMA grant gives needed upgrade to IFD equipment

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The grant will replace air packs for firefighters, which the IFD says are out of date and below industry standards.

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Buffalo escape upstate New York farm, swim across Hudson River

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15 buffalo escaped from farm on east side of Hudson River near Albany