Local: News

News

brown_dustin

Ithaca’s Brown named to U.S. Olympic hockey team

Dustin Brown was named to U.S. Olympic roster Wednesday; selection is second for Ithaca native to Olympic team

Snow photo

Snow shuts down Route 13, leads to plenty of problems

Slippery conditions on Route 13 north of Ithaca led to road being shut down just after 7 a.m.

weather_alert_winter

Major snowstorm headed to New York; 6-12 inches expected by Friday

Storm warning covers entire region, as heaviest snow will fall Thursday

Richard Knapp

Arrest made after robbery attempt on Ithaca Commons

Robbery attempt on Commons leaves Ithaca man behind bars

UPDATE: Police identify victims of fatal Newfield crash

Crash happened after 5 p.m. Tuesday night, shut down portion of 34/96 through the evening

prison

Seneca County inmate makes unsuccessful escape attempt

An inmate at the Seneca Count y Correctional Facility made an unsuccessful escape attempt Monday night.

capitol

Judge upholds most of NY gun control law

A federal judge has upheld most of New York’s new gun control law.

common council

Ithaca lawmakers take oath of office at City Hall

2014 council includes eight sitting members, one previous member and new representative

jones_logan

Cayuga County man accused of murdering stepfather

An 18-year-old man from Cayuga County is accused of murdering his stepfather Monday night.

Investigation finds state lawmaker sexually harassed staff

Committee found Micah Kellner sexually harassed staff members by making inappropriate comments

Recent Headlines

in Local

Following altercation, deputies arrest man at Cortland bowling alley

crime

Deputies say 36-year-old William Greenwood got into an altercation inside the Cortlanes Bowling Alley.

in Local

As Dryden police chief retires, future of village police department remains uncertain

crime2

The police chief in the Village of Dryden is retiring at a time when the future of their police department remains unclear.

in Sports

Kentucky tops AP college basketball poll

kentucky

The latest Associated Press college basketball poll is out.

in Sports

Deadline day for NFL, NHL

NFL

This is the last day NFL teams can designate franchise players and the NHL trade deadline is looming.

in Local

NYSUT criticizes charter schools for inviting students to rally

capitol

NYSUT President Karen Magee says she's not sure what educational value students will get out of a political event.