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COVID-19 cases spike in Cayuga County as 11 residents test positive
April 9, 2020, 8:52 pm | Source
One day after Cayuga County announced its first coronavirus-related death, the county reported its highest number of new positive cases in a single day.

'We're hurting': Cayuga County golf club owners react to state's closure
April 9, 2020, 8:45 pm | Source
Meadowbrook Golf Club in Weedsport was having its best April in at least five years.

Cayuga County girl gets a birthday parade during COVID-19 outbreak
April 9, 2020, 8:02 pm | Source
A couple of volunteer fire departments joined some law enforcement officers in wishing a Cayuga County girl a happy birthday.

As NY death toll reaches 7,000, Cuomo calls COVID-19 outbreak 'silent explosion'
April 9, 2020, 7:00 pm | Source
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Thursday cautioned New Yorkers to not underestimate the coronavirus after nearly 800 New Yorkers died in a 24-hour period — the deadliest day of the outbreak.

Tubman pilgrimage in Auburn canceled due to COVID-19
April 9, 2020, 5:30 pm | Source
The annual Harriet Tubman Pilgrimage in Auburn won't be held this year.

NY unemployment fix: New, streamlined online application coming
April 9, 2020, 5:00 pm | Source
New York's unemployment system has crumbled under the weight of an economic collapse that has affected a large number of private-sector workers. But fixes are coming that could make the process of applying for jobless benefits much easier.

LIST: Cayuga County-area eateries offering takeout, delivery during COVID-19 shutdown
April 9, 2020, 4:55 pm | Source
New York state has closed all restaurants and bars to on-premises consumption due to the coronavirus pandemic, but many of those businesses remain open for takeout and delivery.

LIST: Cayuga County-area eateries offering takeout, delivery during COVID-19 shutdown
April 9, 2020, 4:55 pm | Source
New York state has closed all restaurants and bars to on-premises consumption due to the coronavirus pandemic, but many of those businesses remain open for takeout and delivery.

Wind advisory added to flood warning for northern Cayuga County
April 9, 2020, 4:30 pm | Source
Add a wind advisory to the severe weather alerts issued for northern Cayuga County.

Katko to Medicare: Cover mental telehealth services over phone during COVID-19 pandemic
April 9, 2020, 2:44 pm | Source
U.S. Rep. John Katko is leading other members of Congress in calling on Medicare to cover audio-only mental telehealth services amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Public safety leaders update Cayuga County committee on coronavirus plans
April 9, 2020, 2:30 pm | Source
Public safety leaders and personnel are continuing to adjust to coronavirus precautions, balancing everyday duties while implementing remote work.

Former Assemblyman Brodsky dies waiting for coronavirus test results
April 9, 2020, 1:40 pm | Source
Richard Brodsky, a former Westchester County assemblyman who regularly wrote columns for the Times Union, died Wednesday morning after presumably contracting the coronavirus, family members told Gannett Albany. He was 73.

NY correction officers' union: State delaying pay raises
April 9, 2020, 1:38 pm | Source
The state is deferring pay raises for many public employees, including members of the New York State Correctional Officers & Police Benevolent Association — the union representing correction officers who work in state prisons.

Cayuga County-area coronavirus-related closures and cancellations
April 9, 2020, 1:00 pm | Source
The following is the most recently updated list of closures, postponements and cancellations in the Cayuga County area due to the coronavirus pandemic:

Auburn Walmart briefly evacuated after bomb threat
April 9, 2020, 10:45 am | Source
The Auburn Walmart was briefly evacuated after an unfounded bomb threat Wednesday night, the Auburn Police Department said.

First COVID-19 death reported in Cayuga County
April 9, 2020, 10:45 am | Source
AUBURN — The worst of the coronavirus pandemic has arrived in Cayuga County.

Auburn first-responders throw 'Thank You' parade for essential workers amid COVID-19
April 9, 2020, 10:45 am | Source
Lon Fricano, director of operations for TLC Emergency Medical Services, said a parade held in Auburn Wednesday afternoon was a bright spot during a tense past few weeks.

Video: Cayuga County law enforcement bring birthday greeting to child during the coronavirus pandemic
April 9, 2020, 10:45 am | Source
The Cayuga County Sheriff's Office and Auburn Police Department partnered up to make Dakota-Lynn Smith's 12th birthday a special one. Law enforcement officials, including Sheriff Brian Schenck and APD Chief Shawn Butler, played "Happy Birthday" over the loudspeaker of their…

'It's not over': NY coronavirus death toll tops 6,000
April 9, 2020, 10:45 am | Source
New York is flattening the curve in terms of coronavirus hospitalizations, but the death toll continues to grow by the day.

'We are in a war zone': Nurse from Auburn shares experience treating COVID-19
April 9, 2020, 10:45 am | Source
Connor Kate Clifford was working in New Mexico when the coronavirus pandemic began spreading across the country in early March.

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