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Tompkins County Sheriff's candidate picks SUNY Cortland police lieutenant as running mate
CORTLAND, N.Y. — Derek Osborne, the democratic candidate for Tompkins County Sheriff, has selected Jennifer Olin to be his candidate for undersheriff.
Two charged in attempted robbery at Cortland P&C Store
According to police, 28-year-old Jordan L. Price, of Cortland, stole food items from the store and got into a physical altercation with an employee who tried to stop him from leaving. Price had a needle, methamphetamine, marijuana scales, and packaging material in his possession at the time of his a
NY man facing animal cruelty charges after troopers find 27 dead cows
EDMESTON, N.Y. (NEWS10) - A New York man is facing more than two dozen charges of animal cruelty. Police say they were called to check on the welfare of several animals at a rented dairy farm on Route 20 in Edmeston. When troopers inspected the barn, they say they found 27 dead cow carcasses and se
The 'Lady in White' of Devil's Elbow: A ghost story of the Southern Tier
This ghost story of the Southern Tier as told here was pieced together based upon documents from research conducted and published byBinghamton University professor Elizabeth Tucker, interviews, historical records and newspaper archives.
Cortlandville Sports Complex Phase 1 nearly complete
Cortlandville Town Supervisor Richard Tupper says, "We just decided that if we were going to do this, we were going to make this a park that's going to be a destination, an absolute sports destination."
Tractor trailer accident slows traffic on Interstate 81 in Preble
A tractor trailer slid off Interstate 81 Southbound near Preble Sunday night (Photo: Provided).CORTLAND, N.Y. — Crews were called to an accident involving a tractor trailer on Interstate 81 in Preble Sunday night.At around 8 p.m. Sunday, the Cortland County Sheriff's Office was called to a report of
Cortland students get a look at career options at Jump Start 10 Conference
On Tuesday, October 16th, a group of 10th grade students attended the Jump Start 10 Conference at SUNY Cortland. The overall goals of the conference were to introduce sophomores to college and career options, get them thinking about their futures, and help them learn about opportunities and programs
New York 'very scared of' new bug that sucks the life out of grape vines
Syracuse, N.Y. -- Richard Blair didn't think much of the strange, spotted bug when it first popped up in his Pennsylvania vineyard four years ago. "We didn't know what they were, and we didn't pay much attention," said Blair, who runs Settler Vineyards in Kutztown, southwest of Allentown. "In 2015
SUNY Cortland alum gets Justin Timberlake to reveal her baby's gender
Justin Timberlake holds up a sign that reads "It's A Girl" during a performance at the Times Union Center in Albany, N.Y., Sat. Oct. 22, 2018. The sign was created by Maddie Putrino, a SUNY Cortland alum (Photo: Provided)
Second suspect in armed Tioga County robbery captured at Elmira apartment
Isaiah J. Ramirez is accused in the Oct. 11 robbery at a home on Route 17C in the Town of Tioga. The victim was lured to the residence then robbed at gunpoint, allegedly by Ramirez and co-defendant Mason K. Runyon, Tioga County Sheriff's deputies said.
Man accused of inappropriately videotaping woman in Cortlandville store
CORTLANDVILLE, NY (WSYR-TV) - A man accused of inappropriately videotaping a woman inside the Dollar Tree on Route 13 in Cortlandville was arrested Friday. Dakota M. Malison, 25 was charged with unlawful surveillance in the second degree, after the Cortland County Sheriff's Office says a caller witn
Police: Man showed handgun during dispute, two detained
Ithaca Mayor Svante Myrick says the recent influx of violent crime is not normal for this area, but said none of the crimes have been connected. There have been two stabbings and two homicides in the Ithaca area since August.Matt Weinstein / staff video(Photo: GETTY IMAGES)Two men have been detained
Syracuse police investigate shooting on Lafayette Avenue
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Police are investigating a shooting that occurred around noon Sunday on the city's south side. It occurred near Lafayette and Richardson avenues, near Danforth middle school. Two bicycles are seen lying on their sides in the middle of the crime scene. A dispatcher confirmed poli
Police investigating armed dispute in Ithaca
ITHACA (WBNG) — The Ithaca Police Department says they are investigating a dispute that occurred Saturday afternoon.In a press release, Ithaca police said they responded to multiple reports of a suspect brandishing a handgun on the 300 block of North Fulton Street around 4:00 p.m.The police say a su
Cortland police seeking burglary suspect
The Cortland Police Department is looking for the public's assistance in identifying the person depicted in these photographs.The person is suspected of committing a burglary on Greenbush Street.Police say the incident occurred on Oct. 3, 2018 at about 2:30 PM.
2 teens shot near Danforth Middle School in Syracuse, police say
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Just days after community and city leaders spoke out about the recent string of violence involving young people, two more children have been shot in Syracuse, city police said Sunday. Two boys were shot shortly before noon Sunday in the 600 block of W. Lafayette Ave., Syracuse poli
Two arrested in Chenango County for burglary
The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office say Palmatier was charged with Burglary in the Third Degree, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree, and was arraigned in the Town of Afton Court and sent to the Chenango County Correctional Facility on $5,000 cash bail.
Cops Make A Terrifying Discovery Near Secretive Islamic Compound In Upstate NY
Islamberg New York is a well known terrorist training camp and yet it is still up and running. The terror camp headquarters for MOA has been raided a few times, and it seems that state police and the FBI do nothing more than confiscate weapons and charge whomever they think is connected to the weapo
2 wanted in Oneida home invasion and armed robbery
Oneida, N.Y. — The Oneida City Police are looking for two suspects in connection with an armed robbery and home invasion that occurred on Stone Street Friday.Christopher W. Santilli, 35, of Munnsville, and Victor Alamo Clemente, 23, from Syracuse, are both considered armed and dangerous. They are be
Meet Cortland County: Dr. Marisa Clifford of Dental Arts Group
On this week’s Meet Cortland County segment, Vincente Bellardini sat down with Dr. Marisa Clifford of the Dental Arts Group in Cortland and discussed the importance of maintaining good oral health.October is National Dental Hygiene Month, created to celebrate the work of dental hygienists and raise