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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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In Crosby trial, crash expert challenges defense testimony

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"I saw the measurement was wrong, and I noted a few errors in the measurement log."

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Woman admits to stealing, selling gun used to shoot Ithaca officer

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Ciera Leann Bennett is due to be sentenced in March, faces up to 10 years in prison

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NY proposes rules for medical marijuana; availability not likely until 2016

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It authorizes patients with one of 10 diseases to be able to obtain non-smokeable versions of the drug.

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Police: 5-year-old, abducted west of Albany, found dead Thursday

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Police said in an initial Amber Alert that two people were involved in abduction; boy's body was found near home Thursday

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Police: Dryden man threatened woman with knife, gun

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State police have charged David E. Cornell, 41, with menacing.