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Ithaca man arrested on drug possession charges

An Ithaca man has been arrested on drug possession charges.

Ithaca Police arrested 24-year-old Jeremy Francis Tuesday on the 600 block of South Meadow Street.

Francis was found to be in possession of more than 5 grams of cocaine, which police say was packaged with intent to sell.

Francis was taken to Tompkins County Jail on $5,000 bail.

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Reed visits Ithaca, promotes hospice legislation

Congressman Tom Reed [R-NY], left, discusses his hospice care legislation with employees at Hospicare of Ithaca. Dale Johnson, the center's executive director, is pictured right.

Congressman Tom Reed was in Ithaca Thursday as part of his push to get a bill passed to improve Hospice care.

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Man drives wrong way on I-81 in Cortland County, crashes SUV

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Police say he drove off the highway, lost control of his SUV and overturned in the median.

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Cops: Man had pot, bombs, guns in his upstate home

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Troopers say the man had three assault rifles, 13 homemade explosive devices, and 14 military-grade smoke and riot grenades.

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Video footage shows two burglaries at area gas stations

Video surveillance provided by the Tompkins County Sheriff's Office shows an unknown suspect stealing a carton of cigarettes from the Dandy Mini Mart on 2102 Mecklenburg Road in the Town of Enfield.

It's not clear if the same suspect was involved in both incidents.

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One dead, two injured in Route 89 crash

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Crash happened around 2:30 Wednesday afternoon on Route 89 in Covert