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Cuomo unveils NY Tax Plan

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has unveiled a state tax plan that looks to battle some of the highest property tax rates in the nation.

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Schools begin to announce closures ahead of cold temperatures

Superintendents have been in talks since Monday morning about whether or not to keep doors open Tuesday

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Ice jam leads to flooding problems in Ithaca

Wild morning causes flooding problems in area, as temperatures take big drop

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Fracking opponents to form line outside Cuomo address Wednesday

Opponents of drilling process plan to form quarter-mile-long line in Albany leading up to Cuomo’s State of the State address

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Bundle up! Record cold conditions coming to upstate New York

Forecast calls for frigid temperatures, heavy snow, high winds across upstate New York

Man killed in Saturday snowmobile crash

Accident happened Saturday evening in Cayuga County

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Police investigate Friday night stabbing at West Village

Another violent incident is being investigated in the area of the West Village Apartments in Ithaca. Police got a call…

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Freezing rain, cold temperatures to hang around

Bitter cold temperatures headed our way Monday night into Tuesday

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Report: Cuomo to roll out medical marijuana policy this week

Announcement could come during governor’s state of the state address Wednesday

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NY task force reviews rollout of education reform

New York’s education policymakers say they really were listening, even to the shouting, during a series of public forums held to explain a slate of education reforms.

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Ithaca police chief: Heroin is “an epidemic” in our community

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From left, Ithaca Police Chief John Barber; Ithaca Public Information Officer Jamie Williamson; Deputy Chief Peter Tyler

It’s a problem for law enforcement, health officials, and maybe someone you know.

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Voters to decide on extra $500k for Newfield school project

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Money will be used to add new heating, cooling systems at auditorium for high school, middle school

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Police look for man involved in fatal hit-and-run in Tioga County

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Police say couple was jogging in town of Tioga Saturday morning when they were hit by car, which fled the scene

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Police: Woman stole $160K from community volunteer organization

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A Seneca County woman is accused of stealing more than $160,000 from a community volunteer organization.

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This week’s top sports shots

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A look at the biggest stories and best photography in sports this week.