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Dog-walking still no-go for Ithaca Commons

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Council members say drawbacks of a proposal to allow dogs on the Commons outweigh potential benefits.

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Trumansburg schools go on lockdown after student finds dead deer with “alarming note”

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A note was left with the deer that district officials called “alarming” and "could be interpreted as a threat."

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Ithaca Police searching for suspect in West State Street robbery

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The robbery reportedly happened at around 3:40 p.m. Wednesday.

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Lockout at Trumansburg schools in response to likely “senior hoax”

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The lockout was put in place as a precautionary measure.

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Feds clear officer in Ferguson case, criticizes police force

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The decision in the Aug. 9 shooting had been expected, in part because of the high legal standard needed for a federal civil rights prosecution.