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Cortland Police Department gives back to community by pulling drivers over
CORTLAND, N.Y. — Today, Cortland Police officers are busy pulling people over, but it was all part of the holiday spirit. Officers pulled over ten cars with minor violations, but with the Christmas spirit in mind, they gave out a warning and a $25 gift certificate instead. The gift certificate could
Police seek persons responsible for throwing dogs out of moving vehicle in Cortland County
CORTLAND, N.Y. — State police are seeking the public's assistance in locating the people responsible for throwing two dogs out of a moving vehicle in Cortland County on Wednesday.
Salvation Army Cortland Center Holds Annual Christmas Distribution Thursday (December 20)
The Salvation Army Cortland Center will be conducting its annual Christmas Distribution this Thursday (December 20) from 9:30 a.m. to noon. 150 Cortland families made up of 298 children and 277 adults have appointments during this time to receive food baskets and gifts for their children. Families w
DEC: Man shot, killed bald eagle in Tompkins County
CAROLINE, N.Y. (WBNG) — A member of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation responded to the town of Caroline on Saturday for an eagle that had been shot.
Tompkins Sheriff investigating theft at Ulta Beauty
The Tompkins County Sheriff’s Office says they’re “currently investigating a theft that occurred at Ulta Beauty at the Shops at Ithaca Mall on Monday, December 17th, 2018.”
NY Police giving gift cards instead of tickets
Cortland, NY - Today, Cortland Police Officers were busy pulling people over. But these traffic stops didn't end with a driver in tears. Officer pulled over ten cars with minor violations, but with the spirit the Christmas spirit in mind, instead they gave a warning and a $25 gift certificate that c
These Are The 10 Easiest Cities To Get Laid In New York For 2019
Editor’s Note: This article is an opinion based on facts and is meant as infotainment. Don’t freak out we updated this article for 2019. This is our second time ranking the easiest cities to get laid in New York.
Laundry Room Fire Causes $10K in Damage at Crown Park Nursing Home
City of Cortland Firefighters worked quickly yesterday (December 16) to extinguish a blaze at the Crown Park Nursing facility, 28 Kellogg Road. A direct call was made to the County 911 Center just after 2 p.m.
Homeowner dies in Lansing fire
LANSING, N.Y. (WBNG) — State police are investigating a fatal fire in Tompkins County. The fire happened Monday around 5:10 p.m. at a residence on Christopher Circle in Lansing.
Cortland SPCA: Abandoned dog found tied in woods in Freetown
CORTLAND, N.Y. — The Cortland County SPCA is investigating an animal cruelty case after a dog was found tied to a tree in the woods in a remote area of Freetown. At around 4:30 p.m., Cortland County SPCA investigators responded to a report of an abandoned dog near the area of 2935 Hoxie Gorge Freeto
Reward offered in case of dogs thrown from moving SUV on I-81 in Cortland County
MARATHON, N.Y. -- A $16,500 reward has been offered in the case of two dogs that were thrown from a moving vehicle Wednesday morning on Interstate 81 near the southern border of Cortland County.
Arc of Madison Cortland launches 2018 year-end appeal
ONEIDA — As the year draws to a close, The Arc of Madison Cortland and Building Futures Foundation are thanking the community for its continued support. With the backing of generous donations in 2018, the Arc of Madison Cortland was able to provide programs and supports for people with autism, Down
$16,500 offered for information that leads to an arrest of those who threw 2 dogs out of a car
MARATHON, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - Animal advocacy agencies are offering a combined $16,500 reward for information that leads to an arrest of the people who threw two dogs out of a moving vehicle last week.
LimeBike usage throughout upstate New York released
In only eight months, LimeBike logged more than 90,000 rides with more than 20,000 riders throughout the area, specifically, in Ithaca, Elmira, Watkins Glen, Dryden, and Trumansburg.
Beagle ‘Trooper’ recovery: He ‘did well overnight’ and ‘ate his breakfast’
ITHACA, N.Y. (WBNG) — The Broome County Humane Society shared an update on the beagle named “Trooper” who was reportedly thrown from the window of a vehicle on Interstate 81 in Cortland County Wednesday.
Lansing Town to draft nuclear weapons resolution
Members of the Lansing Town Board Meeting discussed at their Dec. 5 meeting a proposal for nuclear disarmament that was brought to the board’s attention by a town resident at a board meeting Nov. 14.
VIDEO: Trooper the beagle is ‘improving’ after leg amputation
ITHACA, N.Y. (WBNG) — A strong-willed dog who has gained national attention after being badly hurt when he was reportedly thrown out of the window of a moving vehicle last week is doing well after surgery.
Cortland native shares National Guard experience
We recently caught up with Victoria Schmidtbonacker, a Cortland High School graduate, who is planning to apply to colleges and universities after completing basic training as part of her commitment to the National Guard.
Pictures could be clues about who left a dog to die in Cortland Co.
FREETOWN, CORTLAND COUNTY — Animal cruelty investigators in Cortland County want as many people as possible to see photos of a red leash and other images of a brown and white Boxer mix.
Local middle schooler wins ATV national title
LISLE (WBNG) — A local middle school student is climbing to the top of the ATV racing world, securing her first national title and second state championship this year. 12 News sat down with the athlete to learn more about the sport.