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Man Charged After Tompkins County Dispute

A Newfield man was arrested following a reported altercation in a residence.

Authorities say 54-year-old Robert Emery faces six charges in connection with the February 15 incident.

According to state police, Emery was charged with third-degree robbery and second-degree unlawful imprisonment

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Ithaca-Area Man Accused of Stealing Firewood

A Tompkins County man is suspected of taking hundreds of dollars worth of firewood.

Authorities say 42-year-old Charles Green of Newfield was arrested after one cord of wood was reported missing

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Twin Tiers Schools Affected By Extreme Cold

Some area schools will open late January 8 because of the dangerously cold temperatures.

The National Weather Service office at the Greater Binghamton Airport has posted a Wind Chill Advisory for the region. It's scheduled

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Dryden Teen Charged In Treatment Center Incident

A 16-year-old boy faces a felony count for allegedly activating a fire alarm at a Tompkins County adolescent treatment facility when there was no emergency.

Authorities say Steven Barksdale, who lives at the William George Agency in Dryden, was arrested on Sunday

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Tompkins County Man Accused Of Weapon Threats

A Dryden man was arrested after a reported dispute with a woman.

Authorities say 41-year-old David Cornell Jr. was charged with second-degree menacing.

According to New York State Police, Cornell was arrested December 17 following the incident in a residence on Bills Way

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Tompkins County Man Charged Following ATV Crash

An Ithaca-area man faces charges after he and a three-year-old child were hurt when an all-terrain vehicle rolled over several times.

Authorities say 35-year-old Lindsey Bushey of Newfield was charged with endangering the welfare of a child

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Ithaca Woman Arrested After Driving Into Swamp

State police say troopers found a vehicle stuck in a swampy area behind a Tompkins County grocery store. The driver was charged with felony DWI.

Authorities say 23-year-old Kristen Avery of Ithaca was arrested Wednesday

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Man Charged After Dryden Death Investigation

A Cayuga County man has been arrested as police investigate the death of a woman whose body was found near a roadway in the town of Dryden.

According to the Tompkins County Sheriff's Office, 36-year-old Arthur Basso of Moravia has been charged with leaving the scene of an incident without reporting it

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Identity Released In Ithaca-Area Death Investigation

State police are trying to determine the cause of death of a Syracuse man whose remains were found in Tompkins County.

Investigators say the remains have been tentatively identified as those of Brian Austin, who had been reported missing from the Syracuse area since 2011

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Ithaca Police: Veteran Officer Died At Her Home

The Ithaca police chief says a long-time department officer has died.

According to a statement released Monday morning by Chief John Barber, Police Officer Amanda Van Houten passed away at her home late Sunday evening

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