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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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Project manager glad to see public reclaim the Ithaca Commons

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After three years, the Commons reconstruction project wrapped up in July.

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Ithaca College to receive state STEM grant

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The $600,000 grant for Ithaca College will go toward improving offerings in math and science fields.

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Racially charged symbols graffitied on NYS Thruway

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Deputies say they found graffiti on an underpass while conducting a routine patrol.

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Fourth trial date confirmed for Cal Harris

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Defense lawyers for Cal Harris say they're trying to block the new trial.

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Syracuse University purchases body cameras for officers

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School says it has purchased 36 body cameras for officers, which should be operational by October