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Lansing man faces charges after pursuit: Police say he’s a suspect in home invasion shooting

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On Friday, January 6th, the Ithaca Police Department arrested Lasalle D. Hargrove, 31, of Lansing, New York in connection with a December 30th home invasion shooting in the 100 block of Chestnut Street. Hargrove was ... more
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Verbal dispute escalates to shooting at Lansing apartment complex: No arrests made yet

Police investigate after bullet goes through window frame at Ithaca home
The Tompkins County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that happened late-Wednesday. Deputies were called to the Milton Meadows Apartments in the town of Lansing for a report of a shooting a little before 6 ... more
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Hochul signs Buy American Salt Act giving Tompkins, Livingston mining operations competitive advantage despite risks

Hochul signs Buy American Salt Act giving Tompkins, Livingston mining operations competitive advantage despite risks
The same week investigative reporting unveiled serious concerns about the continued operation of Cargill Salt Mine under Cayuga Lake in Lansing, Governor Kathy Hochul signed a bill strengthening New York's salt mines. Cargill, which is ... more
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EXCLUSIVE: What’s the risk to Cayuga Lake? What happens if Cargill Salt Mine floods or suffers collapse?

EXCLUSIVE: What's the risk to Cayuga Lake? What happens if Cargill Salt Mine floods or suffers collapse?
Environmental Reporter Peter Mantius has been covering the Finger Lakes region for years. He's seen the ups-and-downs of environmental issues ranging from a proposed incinerator in Romulus, to landfilling at two major operations located in ... more
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Cargill taking big risks to dig for salt under Cayuga Lake: What will be the cost?

Cargill taking big risks to dig for salt under Cayuga Lake: What will be the cost?
If history is any guide, Cargill Inc.’s sprawling salt mine underneath Cayuga Lake is likely to flood, potentially dealing a heavy blow to the Finger Lakes. The nation’s largest private company runs the lightly-regulated, lightly-insured ... more
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Lansing taxpayers vote down capital project to enhance athletic facilities, update schools

Lansing taxpayers vote down capital project to enhance athletic facilities, update schools
Voters in the Lansing Central School District have spoken. Two capital projects, which would have cost a little less than $26 million were voted down as 18% of registered voters turned out on Tuesday. The ... more
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Dick’s Sporting Goods: New store proposed in city of Ithaca, but that means Lansing mall store would close

Dick’s Sporting Goods: New store proposed in city of Ithaca, but that means Lansing mall store would close
Dick's Sporting Goods is planning a move into the city of Ithaca. The Ithaca Voice reports that the sporting retailer will acquire recently-vacated space on South Meadow Street. Credit: Ithaca Voice It was previously occupied ... more
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Body recovered from Taughannock Falls gorge

GOOD SPOTS: Taughannock Falls State Park; easy hike with a beautiful view
Firefighters recovered the body of one person from the Taughannock Falls gorge early-Monday. First responders were called to the scene a little after 8 a.m. They found a person laying in the gorge, which resulted ... more
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Feds cite Cargill for ‘aggravated conduct’ in roof collapse that killed two, led to closure of third largest salt mine in US

Feds cite Cargill for ‘aggravated conduct’ in roof collapse that killed two, led to closure of third largest salt mine in US
Federal regulators have cited Cargill Deicing Technologies for “aggravated conduct constituting more than ordinary negligence” in the December 2020 roof collapse that killed two miners at its Avery Island, La., salt mine. Cargill, operator of ... more
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Troopers seek ID of two involved in credit card theft in Tompkins County

Troopers seek ID of two involved in credit card theft in Tompkins County
State police are asking for help identifying two people involved in using stolen credit cards at stores in the Tompkins County area. It was discovered on July 23 when an elderly woman learned her wallet ... more
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State Route 34B bridge over Salmon Creek in Lansing reopens

State Route 34B bridge over Salmon Creek in Lansing reopens
Construction is complete on the new bridge that carries State Route 34B over Salmon Creek in the town of Lansing. The newly constructed bridge replaces the original structure built in 1930 with a more modern, ... more
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Lansing High School: Teen charged with threatening school shooting on Snapchat

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A Tompkins County teen has been charged with making a threat on social media about the Lansing High School. According to the sheriff's office, deputies responded to Lansing High School around 8:48 a.m. on Wednesday ... more
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Republican Williams files petitions to secure place on primary ballot for NY’s 22nd Congressional Disrtict

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Republican Brandon Williams filed petitions on Monday to secure his place on the primary ballot for New York's 22nd Congressional District. Williams filed petitions on Monday, April 4 to qualify for the June 28 Republican ... more
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Rural Health Network offers garden grants to Southern Tier, Tompkins County schools

Rural Health Network offer garden grants to Sothern Tier, Tompkins County schools
The Rural Health Network of South Central New York is offering grants to grow and create gardens at Southern Tier schools, including those in Tompkins County. The grant is open to early childcare and K-12 ... more
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Tim Ko drops out of race, endorses Sigler for NY’s 22nd congressional district

Tim Ko drops out of race, endorses Sigler for NY’s 22nd congressional district
DeWitt Republican Tim Ko has dropped out of the race for New York's 22nd congressional district and endorsed Tompkins County Legislator Mike Sigler for the seat. Now, just two Republicans are vying for party's nomination ... more
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Gas too expensive? Consider alternative transportation options in Tompkins County

Tompkins County provides alternative transportation options amid risin
New programs are launching in Tompkins County to provide residents with alternative transportation options amid rising gas prices. One way to explore such options is by using Way2Go, a local transportation directory created by the ... more
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Tompkins County Legislator Sigler joins race for NY-22

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Tompkins County Legislator Mike Sigler announced his candidacy for New York's newly redrawn 22nd Congressional District on Thursday, February 24. Sigler, a Republican from Lansing, is seeking the Republican nomination for the U.S. House of ... more
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Tompkins County Sheriff plans satellite office in Newfield

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The Tompkins County Sheriff's Office is planning a satellite location in the Town of Newfield following requests from local government. Conversations over potential Newfield satellite offices began with Town Supervisor Michael Allinger before the COVID-19 ... more
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Troopers: Stolen pickup truck, trailer, and ATV all found in Cayuga County

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On January 14 around 7:11 a.m. state police were dispatched to 11439 State Route 90 in Genoa, Cayuga County for the report of a trespass. Upon arrival, troopers located Tyler Hulslander, 26, and Joshua Lites, ... more
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