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Ithaca police officers, community members, undergo federal DOJ training

Training sessions occurred last week, according to Mayor Svante Myrick


Flags to fly at half-staff to honor Korean War vet from Ithaca

Service to be held Saturday for Army Sergeant Michael J. Barra of Ithaca, who was killed fighting in Korean War

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Connecticut sending workers, heavy equipment to western New York

Workers, plow trucks will arrive in Buffalo Thursday, stay through Monday

Closed roads, snowy conditions forcing Buffalo firefighters to think quick

Firefighters forced to carry patients through snow due to blocked roads


Heavy snow expected in Buffalo; another two feet could fall Thursday

Snow totals could top eight feet by time snow ends Thursday, with warmer temperatures forecast for weekend

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DOT: Thruway to remain closed through new band of lake-effect snow

Stretch of roadway, from Rochester to Pa. border, remains closed Thursday morning

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Cuomo: Plan for $5B surplus will come with budget

Specifics on Governor Cuomo's plan to spend New York state's $5 billion surplus aren't likely to be known before January.

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Cuomo: Expect 4-5 day cleanup for ‘historic’ snow

The Buffalo area will likely see a few more feet of snow before the week ends.


SUNY Cortland named Center of Innovation in Education

SUNY Chancellor Nancy L. Zimpher formally launched a new Center of Innovation in Education at SUNY Cortland Friday, creating a regional hub for the advancement and improvement of teacher education.

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Lieutenant Governor Duffy lands job heading Rochester business group

Duffy to lead Rochester Business Alliance in January


Snow storm delays Amtrak service throughout New York

Service between Albany, Buffalo suspended due to heavy snow

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130-mile stretch of Thruway closed through Wednesday morning

State Police using ATV's to reach drivers stuck on roadway since Tuesday morning


AG sues Cortlandville landowner over cemetery, Route 281 flooding

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says James Stevens III illegally cleared land, leading to flooding on Route 281, at St. Mary's Cemetery

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Trumansburg woman, headed to Buffalo, forced to turn around in major snowstorm

Shelly Covert says she was headed to Buffalo for doctor's appointment, forced to turn around about 13 miles from destination


4 dead from major snowstorm; cars stranded throughout western New York

Snowfall totals could exceed six feet in some communities by end of storm

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State Police looking for public’s help in Ithaca home burglary

Woman found suspect standing inside apartment October 25th in town of Ithaca


Ithaca landlord fined up to $50k for thousands of violations

An Ithaca landlord pleaded guilty to 350 violations in City Court last week and will pay fines of up to $50,000.

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Cold temperatures arrive early; Red Cross offers tips

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

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Thruway Authority: More than 100 cars stranded in snow

Welfare checks being done by police, officials on snowmobiles

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New York State Police provide an escort for Suffolk and Nassau County Department of Public Works trucks headed for Buffalo (photo courtesy of New York State Police)

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