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Cuomo issues state of emergency for NY counties affected by flooding

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday issued a state of emergency for several upstate counties as heavy rainfall continues across much of New York.The state of emergency will be in effect through Aug. 21. It covers Broome, Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Monroe, Onondaga, Ontario, Schuyler, Seneca, St

CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-08-14 18:08:00

50 people, firefighters trapped in Lodi after severe flooding

50 people and several firefighters are trapped in Lodi, after severe flooding across Seneca County, according to Governor Andrew Cuomo.

CNYCENTRAL.COM - 2018-08-14 12:10:11

Crews in Ithaca rescue 20 people from flooding

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WETM - 2018-08-14 20:35:16

No travel on 89 or 96 north of Tburg, urges Seneca County

Seneca County officials are asking drivers to avoid Route 89 and Route 96 north of Trumansburg due to multiple washed out, closed, and flooded sections of roadway on Tuesday morning.

14850.COM - 2018-08-14 13:53:13

Flash flooding: Underpasses, rivers and streets waterlogged in Southern Tier

Heavy rain will cause rapid rises and possible flash flooding of streams and creeks, overflow of ditches and culverts, and ponding of water on roads, according to theNational Weather Service.

PRESSCONNECTS - 2018-08-14 12:46:00

Flooding in the Twin Tiers: Boaters Advisory

A Boaters Advisory has been issued for Seneca Lake, Waneta Lake, Lamoka Lake and Cayuta Lake in Schuyler County. Due to the recent rains there is a large amount of debris floating and submerged in the lakes. Lake levels are also higher than usual causing damage to docks and shoreline properties. Boa

WETM - 2018-08-14 19:09:32

Severe flooding in southern Seneca County; Cuomo to visit

LODI — Seneca County Sheriff Tim Luce declared a state of emergency for parts of the county Tuesday morning after torrential rains caused severe flooding, resulting in rescues from homes and vehicles being washed down creeks.Luce and the county emergency management office declared the state of emerg

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2018-08-14 12:41:00

Road Closures in the Southern Tier

ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - The New York State Department of Transportation today announced that currently there are many road closures in the Southern Tier due to heavy rains and flooding. The following road closures, listed by county, remain in effect until further notice:

WETM - 2018-08-14 12:30:45

Flash Flooding Around Your Neighborhood

ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - Flash flooding, rescues, road closures, and evacuations - that was the name of the game yesterday.

WETM - 2018-08-14 12:26:18

Flash flooding traps residents, damages homes in Seneca County area

Up to 5 inches of rain fell early Tuesday morning, leading to a flash flood emergency in southern Seneca County and small sections of two neighboring counties. Major flooding has left roads impassable and damaged homes in Lodi in Covert, reported the Seneca County Sheriff's Office.

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-08-14 08:18:00

Flash flood warnings issued for parts of Twin Tiers

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STAR-GAZETTE - 2018-08-13 19:57:00

Flash Flooding, Heavy Rains Hit Twin Tiers

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WETM - 2018-08-13 17:38:36

Spencer-Van Etten Town Talk: This house is free if you move it

Well, those rumors arose from a presentation by Bob Gage of GBT Realty at the Spencer Joint Planning Board meeting on July 23. Not one to reprint rumors, I spoke with Gage and these are the facts: Gage represents the developer, GBT Realty, that purchases the property, builds the new Dollar General b

ITHACAJOURNAL.COM - 2018-08-13 16:45:00

Police: Man killed in fall from hotel roof

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Man dies after falling from Ithaca hotel roof

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One dead in Schuyler County car/pedestrian accident

The initial investigation shows that the operator of the motor vehicle, Dewey L. Herren 23, of Valois, was traveling south on Route 414 when his vehicle struck the pedestrian.

STAR-GAZETTE - 2018-08-13 17:11:00

IPD investigating death discovered Saturday night

"The Ithaca Police Department has initiated a death investigation to determine the events that transpired prior to this incident," the release stated. "Although it is early in the investigation, no foul play is suspected at this point."


Red Cross Opening Shelter in Elmira

ELMIRA, N.Y. (PRESS RELEASE) - Volunteers from the American Red Cross are opening a shelter at New Beginnings United Methodist Church, 300 E. Miller St., Elmira.

WETM - 2018-08-13 22:43:47

Ithaca man sentenced for sex abuse of child

Joseph S. Ingrahm, 62, was sentenced on the charge of first-degree sexual abuse in court on Friday.


Waverly: Police identify body found under bridge

WAVERLY -- The Waverly Police Department continues to investigate the unattended death of an adult male subject found underneath the U.S. Route 220 railroad overpass near Broad Street on Wednesday, Aug. 8, at 9:39 a.m.According to police, the name of the deceased is Robert Edward Lunn, 56, of Waverl