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Showtime seeks to dismiss Cayuga Nation defamation case
November 13, 2019, 6:30 pm | Source
The Showtime television network is asking a judge to throw out a defamation lawsuit filed in August by the Cayuga Nation and its federal representative.
Five takeaways from New York's first early voting period
Supporters call it a success. Opponents say it was a waste of taxpayer funds.
Auburn residents plead guilty to felony marijuana sales
AUBURN — Two Auburn men charged in the same indictment pleaded guilty Tuesday in Cayuga County court to felony marijuana sales.
Auburn police looking for suspect in burglaries on city's west side
The Auburn Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect in several commercial burglaries on the west end of the city.
Auburn school district updates policy for school board student liaison
AUBURN — The Auburn Enlarged City School District is closer to getting a student liaison on the board of education.
Auburn schools director of facilities to retire
AUBURN — The Auburn Enlarged City School District's director of facilities is set to retire.
Cuomo: 'Zero tolerance' for racist graffiti found in Syracuse University dorm
A day after directing state agencies to investigate racist graffiti found at Syracuse University, Gov. Andrew Cuomo visited central New York and said there is "zero tolerance" for hateful messages in New York.
Sheriff: Drunk driver involved in fatal Weedsport crash in U.S. illegally
One of the drivers involved in a fatal Weedsport crash was drunk at the time of the accident and is in the country illegally, according to the Cayuga County Sheriff's Office.
Cayuga County-area police blotter: Nov. 12, 2019
November 13, 2019, 11:30 am | Source
New York crafting plan to let candidates run with tax dollars
November 13, 2019, 12:04 am | Source
ALBANY — A New York commission is facing a deadline to come up with a $100 million plan to allow political candidates to fund their campaigns with public dollars.
UPDATE: Winter weather advisories issued for all of Cayuga County
November 12, 2019, 6:30 pm | Source
Another blast of winter weather is heading to Cayuga County, according to the National Weather Service.
Cuomo: NY will investigate racist graffiti found on Syracuse University campus
November 12, 2019, 11:45 am | Source
Two New York state agencies will investigate racist messages found inside a Syracuse University residence hall, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Monday.
New CCC shows to feature Cayuga County health, veterans programs
November 12, 2019, 5:30 am | Source
A new health program for pregnant women and an annual tribute to veterans are the topics of new episodes this week of "Inside Government with Guy Cosentino” and "Beyond the Front Page with Guy Cosentino," produced by Cayuga County Community…
Auburn Veterans Day service honors veterans and their families
November 12, 2019, 2:15 am | Source
AUBURN — A group of veterans and other Auburn-area residents congregated for a special service on Monday to recognize those who served in the armed forces.
Cayuga County-area weather-related cancellations and closures
November 11, 2019, 8:00 pm | Source
The following delays, closures and cancellations have been reported in the Cayuga County area on Monday, Nov. 11:
Ormie King: Thanking our Auburn-area veterans
November 11, 2019, 3:00 pm | Source
In honor of Veterans Day on Nov. 11, today we have photos to share of some great veterans and Legends of Auburn. We owe them all a debt of gratitude for their service to our country. Many thanks to all…
Crash kills tractor operator in Weedsport; driver of other vehicle in custody
November 11, 2019, 5:45 am | Source
One person is dead and another in custody after a crash involving an automobile and a compact tractor in the village of Weedsport, the Cayuga County Sheriff's Office said Sunday.
Winter storm warnings issued for Cayuga County; up to 10 inches of snow predicted
November 11, 2019, 2:45 am | Source
The National Weather Service has upgraded its alert for hazardous weather in the Cayuga County area.
DOT: I-81 ramp from I-690 eastbound to close
November 10, 2019, 4:28 pm | Source
Commuters to Syracuse won't be able to use a busy highway junction for most of the workday on Tuesday.
Molloy: No, no, no, no snow
November 10, 2019, 5:00 am | Source
“Winter is coming!”