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Clyde man arrested for felony driving while intoxicated

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Police say a Clyde man was charged after a traffic stop on Thursday. State Police out of Auburn arrested Ryan J. Jenkins, 25, of Clyde for driving while intoxicated. Jenkins was observed speeding on State ... more
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Driver killed in crash with tractor-trailer in Brutus

Driver killed in crash with tractor-trailer in Brutus
The driver of a pickup truck was killed Tuesday morning when he ran into the rear-end of a tractor-trailer in the town of Brutus in Cayuga County. Tractor-trailer was pulling a low-boy trailer The Citizen ... more
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Motor vehicle accident leads to DWAI arrest of Auburn man

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Police say an Auburn man was arrested following a motor vehicle accident. According to a news release, troopers arrested Ryan C. Sheehy, 33, of Auburn for driving while ability impaired by drugs. Troopers responded to ... more
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Syracuse man arrested for driving while intoxicated

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Police arrest a Syracuse resident following a traffic stop. According to a news release, State Police out of Moravia arrested Steven J. Carlton, 38, of Syracuse for driving while intoxicated. Carlton was initially stopped for ... more
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A town in Cayuga County will be split into two congressional districts, state Legislature approves redrawn map

Gov. Hochul announces $35 million investment to support NY’s abortion providers
For residents of a town and village in Cayuga County, redistricting has left them in an odd spot. The Democrat-led state Legislature gave approval for New York's redrawn congressional districts on Wednesday, February 2. Now, ... more
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Auburn, Brutus receiving state grant money for projects announced by Senator John Mannion

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The city of Auburn is getting $150,000 to support two improvement projects at Hoopes Park. The Citizen reports the money is part of $4.1 million announced last month by State Senator John Mannion through the ... more
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Sheriff: Springport man raped two victims in separate Cayuga County incidents

Police: Geneva man faces felony charge after domestic incident
Sheriff Brian Schenck says a 31-year-old Springport man faces a number of charges after a rape investigation in the town of Brutus. The investigation began with the report that a 31-year-old male, identified as Justin ... more
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Two hospitalized after crash in Cayuga County

Two people suffered non-serious injuries in a two-car crash at the intersection of Jericho Road and East Brutus Street a little before 10:30 a.m. Both were transported to University Hospital, according to the Cayuga County ... more
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DEBRIEF: East Hill Medical fills important void as communities struggle economically (podcast)

DEBRIEF: East Hill Medical fills important void as rural communities struggle economically (podcast)
Keith Cuttler spends most of his days thinking about ways to get crucial medical services to the most-vulnerable parts of the Cayuga County. It's been an evolving challenge, since coming into his role with a ... more
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Sheriff: Cayuga County man defrauded multiple people operating tree service company

Sheriff: Cayuga County man defrauded multiple people operating tree service company
Cayuga County Sheriff Brian Schenck says a Brutus resident was arrested on a scheme to defraud charge following a lengthy investigation. Robert Fratus Jr., was charged with second-degree scheme to defraud. He's accused of engaging ... more
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Route 31 reopened after closure on Friday

Route 31 temporarily closed in Cayuga County due to downed wires
State Route 31 was reopened after a closure during the afternoon hours on Friday. The report of wires down prompted the road to be closed between Jackson Street and Towpath Road in Brutus. No additional ... more
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Sheriff: Two dead as homicide investigation unfolds in Cayuga County

Sheriff: Two dead as homicide investigation unfolds in Cayuga County
The Cayuga County Sheriff's Office says they're investigating an apparent murder-suicide. Around 10:25 a.m. on Tuesday deputies were called to 15 Middle Lane in the town of Brutus, according to Sheriff Brian Schenck. He says ... more
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Cayuga County 911 dealing with massive workload since discovery changes took hold

Cayuga County issues state of emergency, all school districts will shut down
Cayuga County E-911 has some staffing issues that it needs to resolve. At least that was the pitch heard by the Cayuga County Legislature this week when they met. E-911 Administrator Denise Spingler addressed the ... more
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Troopers: Wrong way driver on NYS Thruway was intoxicated

Sheriff: Port Byron man tried to receive a large quantity of meth through the mail
State Police say a Canandaigua driver was found to be intoxicated, and arrested on felony charges after driving the wrong way on the New York State Thruway in the Town of Brutus. Troopers say they ... more
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UPDATE: Driver in custody after crashing into small tractor, killing its operator in Cayuga County

Major roadway closed in Cayuga County after Sunday afternoon crash
Sheriff Brian Schenck provided an update around 8:30 p.m. on Sunday about a fatal accident that happened along State Route 31 in the Village of Weedsport around 1:45 p.m. He says that investigation has shown ... more
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More than 3,000 without power in Cayuga County, but won’t impact voting

More than 3,000 without power in Cayuga County, but won't impact voting
NYSEG is reporting that more than 3,000 customers are without power on Election Day, but the reason for that outage is unclear. Around 2 p.m. 3,141 customers in the middle of Cayuga County were without ... more
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Boat motor stolen in Cayuga County; Troopers ask for public’s help

Boat motor stolen in Cayuga County; Troopers ask for public’s help
Troopers are asking for the public's help as an investigation into a boat motor theft continues in Cayuga County. Troopers say that a larceny took place between September 25th and 28th at a home in ... more
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Brutus crash incident calls attention to road safety for locals

Brutus crash incident calls attention to road safety for locals
Investigators are still working to determine the cause of the August 23rd car crash in the town of Brutus that resulted in two fatalities. This incident occurred on Route 31, and while this route is no more ... more
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Investigation remains active after second fatality reported in Brutus crash from Aug. 23rd

Unconscious person pulled from water at Fair Haven State Park
Investigators say they are still working to understand what led to a crash in the Town of Brutus on Route 31 last week. The crash happened on Friday, August 23rd. State Police say 83-year-old John ... more
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