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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Snowstorm followed by bitter cold temperatures

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While the snow is letting up today, we’re facing bitterly cold temperatures.

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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Tompkins County legislators elect Mike Lane as new chair

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Mike Lane will replace Martha Robertson, who has served as chair since 2010.

Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Cuomo declares state of emergency

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Governor Cuomo has declared a state of emergency as the first snow storm of 2014 pounds the northeast.

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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

NY gets waiver to eliminate double math test

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Some New York seventh- and eighth-grade students will have one less math exam to take after the state received a waiver from the federal government.

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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Community closings, Thursday Jan. 2

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Closings for non-school related locations

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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Despite weather conditions, Ithaca City Schools remain open

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Many parents were surprised to learn that Ithaca City Schools remained open Wednesday.

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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Cold weather ahead, tips to stay warm

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Cold temperatures will persist into the weekend which means extra precautions should be taken.

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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Travel advisory issued in Cortland, Tioga Counties

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Sheriff’s department issues message of caution during significant snow storm

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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

Woman slashed in face outside bar on Commons

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Incident happened Dec. 29 outside bar on Ithaca Commons; police now looking for public’s help

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Thursday, January 2, 201401/02/2014

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

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

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Ithaca woman gets stuck in swamp, charged with DWI

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She drove over a road barrel, and then got stuck in a swamp behind a grocery store.

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NY board to weigh rules for workers who get tips

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New York plans to hold public hearings on regulations governing service workers who get tips and have base pay lower than the state's hourly minimum wage.

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Rain doesn’t keep Jets fans from welcoming team to Cortland

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New York Jets will be in Cortland for training camp through mid-August; team is in town for sixth year

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Deputies: Cayuga Co. man reached for detective’s gun during arrest

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Incident happened Tuesday as deputies arrested man for April burglary

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Officer saves 3-year-old from water in Seneca County

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Police say two children climbed out window of home in Waterloo; officer rescued 3-year-old from Erie Canal shortly after they left home