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4 days ago

State dedicates resources to large brush fire in Hudson Valley

Fire was first reported Saturday in Ulster County in Hudson Valley; emergency workers at scene all day Sunday

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6 days ago

New York denies permits for Constitution Pipeline project

New York environmental officials say project fails to meet standards to protect streams, wetlands


6 days ago

Police: Upstate New York suspect shot after pointing gun at officer

Incident happened after short chase around 6 p.m. Friday in Rochester


6 days ago

Record revenues for lottery, slots in New York

Numbers show roughly $9.7 billion in revenues from gaming activities in New York for fiscal year that ended in March


6 days ago

Groton details plans to counter lead in school water sources

In letter to the community, superintendent of Groton Schools said 30 sites were determined to have higher-than-acceptable levels of lead


6 days ago

Tompkins County Advocacy Center holds special events in April

The Advocacy Center hosts education sessions about sexual assault all year long, but special events have been planned for this month.

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6 days ago

“Dateline” scraps plans to air show about Tan murder case

Case of Charles Tan, former Cornell student, was set to be detailed in program Friday night

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6 days ago

New York blocks $400M in false tax refunds

State receives about 10 million tax returns each year, flags those that need further investigation


6 days ago

County calls on State to pay for DA salary increase

In the past the State has given Counties money to reimburse them for DA salary increases.

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7 days ago

Downtown Living Tour offers look at city life in Ithaca

The tours of apartments in the area run from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. this Saturday in downtown Ithaca.

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7 days ago

Ithaca mayor criticized by advocacy groups for Uber support

Disability advocates say Mayor Svante Myrick should retract his support for Uber because the service discriminates against those in wheelchairs.


7 days ago

Cortland County officers find meth lab parts on roadside

Sheriff's deputies say objects reported along the road in Solon Wednesday could be parts from a meth lab.


7 days ago

State offers grants for reporting, detection of sewage overflows

The grants will be available to improve detection of sewage overflows with community projects.


7 days ago

New facility in Utica to produce computer chips, equipment

Lawmakers say the Utica facility is expected to create nearly 1,000 jobs in the region over the next 10 years.


7 days ago

New York ranked in top green states for Earth Day

Just in time for Earth Day, New York has placed eighth out of all states in the nation for environmental friendliness.

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1 week ago

Police investigate possible link in string of recent heroin cases

Police urge the community to call 911 if they believe someone has overdosed.


1 week ago

New York GOP chair endorses Trump for president

Ed Cox, chairman of the New York State Republican Party, previously remained neutral, but backed Trump after his primary win Tuesday


1 week ago

NBC’s “Dateline” to profile Charles Tan murder case

Show will air on NBC at 10 p.m. Friday

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1 week ago

Ithaca Mayor signs on to support bringing Uber locally

Mayors from Rome, Hornell, and Utica also signed on.

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1 week ago

Police: School bus driver arrested on child porn charges

David Mangan, 37, was arrested by state police this week; Mangan was driver for company that contracted with school district in Cayuga County

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