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Sunday, January 5, 201401/05/2014

Freezing rain, cold temperatures to hang around

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Bitter cold temperatures headed our way Monday night into Tuesday

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Sunday, January 5, 201401/05/2014

Report: Cuomo to roll out medical marijuana policy this week

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

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Saturday, January 4, 201401/04/2014

NY task force reviews rollout of education reform

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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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Saturday, January 4, 201401/04/2014

Viva Taqueria restaurant evacuated due to fire

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A structural fire broke out at a popular Mexican restaurant in downtown Ithaca Friday evening.

Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

Appeals planned in federal suit against NY gun law

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Opponents of SAFE Act plan to appeal a federal judge’s ruling this week that upheld its main tenets.

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Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

Central New York one of six sites for drone research

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Central New York will play a critical role in drone research as one of six sites in the nation selected by the FAA to test unmanned aircraft.

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Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

Ithaca firefighters respond to multiple fires

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Cold temperatures didn’t prevent several fires from breaking out in Danby and Ithaca Friday.

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Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

IPD urges ice safety

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Ithaca Police are reminding residents and visitors to use extreme caution when enjoying parks and trails this time of year.

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Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

Truck hauling helicopter crashes on Thruway

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State police say a Mercy Flight helicopter has fallen off a tractor-trailer after the truck crashed into the median of the Thruway in western New York.

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Friday, January 3, 201401/03/2014

Warnings issued about price gouging after snow

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NY’s Attorney General issues warning to vendors, public over pricing for goods, services after snow

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Health department uses exercise to simulate local emergency

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The POD, or Point of Dispensing drill, was aimed at processing 250 people in under two hours.

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Gov. Cuomo bans non-essesntial state travel to Indiana

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"With this action, we stand by our LBGT family members, friends and colleagues to ensure that their rights are respected," Gov. Cuomo said.

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Jets training camp will not return to Cortland

Former New York Jets Coach Rex Ryan with SUNY Cortland President Erik Bitterbaum at the Jets Summer Training Camp in July 2014

The Jets had held five of their past six training camps at SUNY Cortland.

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Ithaca property owner fined $45K, guilty of 288 violations

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The owner of the unoccupied property at 404 West Green Street