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Public input sought on Emerson Park programming
January 25, 2020, 10:30 pm | Source
Public input is being sought on the Emerson Park programming plan.
Food Bank of CNY thanks First Love for service
January 25, 2020, 9:00 pm | Source
Food Bank of Central New York would like to express our gratitude to two of our longtime community members, Bob and Lorraine Canino.
Winter weather advisory covers part of Cayuga County
January 25, 2020, 5:00 pm | Source
The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory into Saturday afternoon for an area of central New York that includes the southern half of Cayuga County.
At Hot Stove dinner, Auburn Doubledays hope for future beyond 2020
January 25, 2020, 2:38 am | Source
AUBURN — With two members of the World Series champion Washington Nationals' front office in attendance, there was a lot to celebrate at the Doubledays' annual Hot Stove dinner Friday night.
'Passion for your community': Auburn/Cayuga NAACP honors local commitment
January 25, 2020, 12:45 am | Source
AUBURN — Eli Hernandez, president of the Auburn/Cayuga Branch of the NAACP, said the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Millennium Luncheon was meant to acknowledge the community and social justice work of those honored at the event, to let them…
State gives Weedsport school district financial 'stress' designation
January 24, 2020, 11:00 pm | Source
The Weedsport Central School District said it had already started a plan to grow its fund balance before the state comptroller's office designated the district as “susceptible to fiscal stress.”
Owasco Lake Watershed Inspection Program activity: December 2019/January 2020
January 24, 2020, 10:30 pm | Source
The Owasco Lake Watershed Inspection Program submits monthly inspection reports to The Citizen in an effort to provide the public with information on surveillance and violations. For additional details or information on the inspection program’s projects, inspections and the watershed’s…
Democratic candidates for Congress blast Katko for endorsing Trump
January 24, 2020, 10:02 pm | Source
Democratic candidates in New York's 24th Congressional District on Friday criticized Republican U.S. Rep. John Katko after he endorsed President Donald Trump for reelection.
Upstate New York college opens new e-sports lab
January 24, 2020, 6:09 pm | Source
PAUL SMITHS — Game on.
NY reps slam IJC for not doing enough to prevent Lake Ontario flooding this year
January 24, 2020, 5:18 pm | Source
A trio of New York congressmen who represent communities along Lake Ontario chastised the International Joint Commission and called on the bi-national agency to take "immediate action" to prevent flooding.
Record number of tickets issued, IDs seized in NY underage drinking crackdown
January 24, 2020, 4:47 pm | Source
New York issued a record number of tickets and seized hundreds of IDs as part of the state's underage drinking enforcement initiative in 2019.
Owasco woman killed in three-car crash in Seneca County
January 24, 2020, 4:30 pm | Source
An Owasco woman died from injuries sustained in a three-car accident in Seneca County Thursday.
After Katko endorses Trump, national Democrats target him with digital ads
January 24, 2020, 2:30 pm | Source
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is taking aim at U.S. Rep. John Katko one day after the Republican congressman endorsed President Donald Trump for re-election.
Cato man killed in Cayuga County snowmobile crash
A man was fatally injured in a snowmobile accident Thursday in the town of Conquest.
Katko said in 2016 Trump 'will never' earn his vote. He just endorsed him for reelection.
After the release of the infamous "Access Hollywood" tape four years ago that showed then-Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump making lewd comments about women, U.S. Rep. John Katko said he wouldn't vote for Trump in the 2016 election.
Auburn murder suspects arraigned following grand jury indictment
AUBURN — The three defendants charged in connection to the murder of Auburn resident Joshua Poole were indicted by a Cayuga County grand jury on Dec. 31.
Auburn hospital to open cancer treatment center
Christina Sherman's commute has gotten considerably shorter since coming to Auburn Community Hospital after several years as a registered nurse at Upstate Cancer Center in Syracuse.
Onondaga County Democrats will designate candidate in House race, despite call to 'ditch' process
The chair of a party committee in Syracuse asked the Onondaga County Democratic Committee to "ditch" its designation process in the 24th Congressional District, according to emails obtained by The Citizen.
$58 million capital improvement plan proposed to Auburn City Council
January 24, 2020, 11:30 am | Source
AUBURN — Auburn is looking into a long-term capital improvement plan totaling around $58 million, including a $22 million biosolid management facility.
On this day in history for Jan. 24, 2020: Cuomo mulls governor run
January 24, 2020, 11:30 am | Source
Today's look back at local history as captured in the pages of The Citizen: