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Mayor Myrick makes the case for pot
Mayor Myrick makes the case for pot

Director of the New York Cannabis Alliance Evan Nison explains why Ithaca’s Mayor has again publicly called for legalizing (and taxing) marijuana.

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Second wave of milder flu hitting Northeast

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A second, milder wave of flu is hitting the Northeast.

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Ithaca man arrested for driving drunk, fleeing scene of an accident

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State police arrested an Ithaca man on a DWI charge Thursday after they say he crashed his car and fled the scene of an accident.

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Sportscaster Craig Sager battling leukaemia

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The longtime sideline reporter is in the fight of his life.

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Toll violators could face registration suspensions

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Drivers who repeatedly speed through New York state toll booths without a working E-ZPass would see their vehicle registrations suspended under legislation being considered by lawmakers.

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A look at the week's top newsmakers and the stories you may have missed.