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I-81 southbound closes near Marathon

MARATHON, N.Y. -- Interstate 81 southbound has closed between exits 8 and 9, near Marathon because of a crash, according to 511 New York. Both lanes are blocked and southbound traffic is being diverted at exit 9 to Route 11, according to the site, which is managed by the New York Department of Tran

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-16 21:03:47

Could Syracuse remove snow from sidewalks like Rochester does?

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- With a new mayor and new Common Council, Syracuse policy talk has once again turned to the perennial issue of clearing snow from sidewalks. Last week, Mayor Ben Walsh said Syracuse will explore a snow removal program similar to one in Rochester. There, taxpayers fund a multi-milli

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-16 18:12:00

Fire damaged Rochester two-family home

Crews were able to bring the fire under control within 20 minutes. Everyone inside the home got out safely, and no one was hurt. Firefighters report there were smoke detectors in other parts of the home, but not in the attic. The Red Cross is helping one adult after the fire. Firefighters say the ca

WHEC TV-10 - 2018-01-16 06:43:00

What would you do with $1.5M? CNY man buys waterfalls, donates them to be parks

MANLIUS, NY - For years, Manlius resident Harold Jones admired the staggering beauty of the two-tiered waterfalls at Delphi Falls in Madison County. When Jones saw the 60-acre property off Cardner Road - which includes the waterfalls, land and a home on the property - were for sale, he was instantly

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-16 19:26:14

CNY Inspirations: The "Kings"

This feature is coordinated by The Post-Standard/Syracuse.com and InterFaith Works of CNY. Follow this theme and author posted Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday. The Rev. Kate Lufkin DayInterFaith Works of Central New York So about those three kings who saw a star and came from afar, they weren't kings.

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-16 11:00:00

Police: Rochester woman attempted to smuggle drugs into prison with baby

Greene's child was turned over to immediate family members. Greene is facing charges for felony first-degree promoting prison contraband, criminal possession of a controlled substance, promoting prison contraband, and endangering the welfare of a child, and criminal possession of marijuana. She was

WHEC TV-10 - 2018-01-15 17:32:00

IN FOCUS: A chance to lay out a plan

The first few weeks of January are often some of the most interesting of the entire year. Gov. Andrew Cuomo gives his State of the State address and prepares to unveil a budget proposal, the state legislative season kicks off, and on the local stage, governing bodies of all shapes and sizes reorgani

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2018-01-16 22:15:00

Spike: SAFE Act deadline approaching

PENN YAN - Yates County Sheriff Ron Spike said there are still some unknowns when it comes to the New York Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement Act of 2013. What he does know, however, is that a deadline for complying with what is commonly known as the SAFE Act is fast approaching - and he is

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2018-01-16 18:00:00

Two arrested for DUI this weekend

Local law enforcement authorities arrest four people over the weekend, including two for driving under the influence. Clay Center Police arrested Jordan Clare Pendergast, 24, on Sunday, Jan. 14 for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. She bonded Sunday on a $500 cash or surety bond. Clay

CCENTERDISPATCH.COM - 2018-01-16 19:46:00

Tomorrow's mobile food pantry at Shopko lot cancelled

The Mobile Food pantry held on the third Wednesday of the month has been cancelled for tomorrow due to the extreme cold and slick conditions. Schools also cancelled class today due to the extreme cold and wind chill, and there was no mini-bus service in Clay Center today. The Mobile Food pantry held

CCENTERDISPATCH.COM - 2018-01-16 20:49:00

10 YEARS AGO ON JANUARY 16: Purse, CD player stolen at residences

The Clay Center Police Department investigated a burglary-theft incident reported last Wednesday at the Velma Lang residence, 410 W. Court Apt. 20. Police said someone stole Lang's purse containing $150. Police also investigated a burglary-theft incident reported this morning at the Benjamin Davis r

CCENTERDISPATCH.COM - 2018-01-16 09:44:00

Taco John's gives back: Nacho sales fill the shelves at food pantry

For the past few years, the Beatrice Community Food Pantry's shelves have stayed stocked, thanks in part to Christmassy nachos. Taco John's owners Dave and Sheila Rosno donated a check for $3,095.27 to the Beatrice Community Food Pantry on Monday as something that's become an annual tradition. Throu

BEATRICE DAILY SUN - 2018-01-16 22:13:00

20 photos to remind you how beautiful Nebraska is

From waterfalls and soaring rock formations to vast prairies and endless fields, Nebraska is filled with incredible scenery. Check out these 20 photos to remind you how beautiful the state is. 1 Courthouse and Jailhouse Rocks Nebraska TourismSep 8, 2015 Erosion formed Courthouse and Jailhouse Rocks

LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR - 2018-01-16 17:00:00

Rezoning of Property South of Downtown Beatrice, Approved

Area along South 6th, being rezoned BEATRICE - The Beatrice City Council has approved rezoning property along the east side of South 6th Street, from an industrial to commercial classification. The application by Matthew Ideus was taken up by elected officials Monday night. Ideus has plans to build

KWBE.COM - 2018-01-16 08:00:00

Langvardt: Keep good momentum of 2017 going

Many positive things happened in the community in 2017 and 2018 is the year to keep that positive momentum going, Chamber director Renee Langvardt said at Monday's annual meeting for the Clay Center Area Chamber of Commerce. "In 2017, what I'm most proud of is that every event was fully sponsored an

CCENTERDISPATCH.COM - 2018-01-16 19:53:00

Entities to address their vehicle exemption requests

YORK - When the York County Commissioners approved the tax exempt applications for motor vehicles filed by non-profits entities, they had a few questions about some of the annual requests. They decided they wanted to have conversations with Epworth Village and Grace Children's Home in order to deter

YORK NEWS-TIMES - 2018-01-16 06:00:00

Couple found dead in Chowchilla home with apparent meth lab next door

CHOWCHILLA, California - A meth lab and a dead elderly couple were found at a duplex in Chowchilla. It happened at the 24000 block of Robertson Blvd. Officials said Chowchilla police and the fire department were called the house for a fire call, when they got there the home had small spot fires, aft

YOURCENTRALVALLEY.COM - 2018-01-17 01:32:35

Merced man sentenced for being 'one of the largest' drug dealers on the dark web

A Merced man and another defendant were sentenced Tuesday for drug trafficking on the dark-web market, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. David Ryan Burchard, 40, of Merced, using the moniker "Caliconnect," was a "major narcotics vendor" on Silk Road and other dark-web marketplaces, includ

MERCED SUN-STAR - 2018-01-16 22:57:00

Local Merced Speedway driver dies after crashing in race at Perris Auto Speedway

Local race car driver and Merced Speedway regular Bill Egleston died after an on-track accident in a recent race at the Perris Auto Speedway in Perris, fellow racers confirmed on Tuesday. Egleston was 53 years old and lived in Atwater. Egleston was racing during the International Motor Contest Assoc

MERCED SUN-STAR - 2018-01-17 01:37:00

Man arraigned on murder charge for alleged DUI that killed CHP officer

DUBLIN, Calif. BCN - A Hayward man was arraigned today on a murder charge for allegedly killing a California Highway Patrol officer in a crash on Interstate Highway 880 in Hayward on Christmas Eve. About a dozen CHP officers attended the arraignment of Mohammed Ali, 22, in connection with the crash

BAYINSIDER - 2018-01-17 00:28:00