AUBURN — Speaking publicly to a large crowd for the first time, 15-year-old Jaden Dutcher addressed over 60 people gathered in downtown Auburn Saturday.
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POPLAR RIDGE — Southern Cayuga Central School District Class of 2022 graduate Marissa Wiemann praised her classmates for defying stereotypes.
WEEDSPORT — Noah Hickok, the salutatorian of his class, provided the key statistics of what it took for him and his fellow seniors to make it to graduation.
Early voting ahead of Tuesday's primary election will conclude in Cayuga County this weekend.
Moravia High School's Class of 2022 members received their diplomas on Friday at a ceremony held at the district's Scarry Athletic Complex. This year's graduating class had 68 students, including valedictorian Jeffrey Carmichael and salutatorian Emma Janke.
The Jordan-Elbridge High School Class of 2022 members received their diplomas on Friday at a ceremony held at John Howes Stadium. This year's graduating class had 90 students, including valedictorian Bayleigh Clark and salutatorian Elora Kunz.
The Port Byron Central School District graduating seniors received their diplomas Friday at a ceremony held at the Dana L. West Jr.-Sr. High School athletic stadium. This year's graduating class had 64 students, including valedictorian Kira McLoughlin and salutatorian Emilia Gislason.
AUBURN — Students of the Auburn class of 2022 started and, for the most part, ended high school normally. But between those bookends was a story of challenges — and overcoming them.
The Owasco Watershed Lake Association lost a dear friend and fellow Owasco watershed advocate when Rick Nelson passed away this spring. Rick set an example of commitment and stewardship for all of us as he quietly got the job done, coordinating the OWLA March symposium and the ditch remediat…
When Madison Leszczynski saw water bikes for the first time, the wheels soon began turning.
SENNETT — A food market that operated at the Grant Avenue Plaza for the better part of a decade has shut its doors.
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Two people were taken to Upstate University Hospital in Syracuse, one with burns to the face, after a home went up in flames Wednesday afternoon in the Town of Victory.
Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone is scheduled to play the New York State Fair, just like so many times before, and '80s hair band Great White will also be bringing its hits this August.
One candidate released a campaign ad, while others tout endorsements they received two months before New York's congressional primary.
Kathryn Walter and Josh Patti knew they did all they could.
Stanley Smith and Nick Valenti served their country, returned home and gave back to their communities. That commitment to service has been recognized by their state representatives.
A town court jury has delivered its verdict in the trial of a Seneca County man charged with two crimes connected with the 2020 fight that broke out on Cayuga Nation land.
Emergency responders extricated one person from a car after a two-vehicle crash in Sennett Tuesday morning.
The Byrne Dairy/Auburn Fire Department Yankees took down the Tyburn Academy/St. Albert Great Braves on Monday in Boys and Girls Baseball action.
Hundreds of students from Cayuga County-area high schools are graduating this month, with commencement ceremonies taking place last Friday and this coming weekend.
Country music superstars Big & Rich with Cowboy Troy are inviting New Yorkers to join them for Happy Hour as they bring their “Peace, Love and Happy Hour” tour to the New York State Fair.
House panel to focus on pressure from Trump in Georgia and there are more questions about the response to the school shooting in Texas. Those stories and more on our daily news podcast.
A first-of-its-kind project in upstate New York broke ground earlier this month with a clean water septic system that will stop toxins in wastewater from reaching Owasco Lake and our drinking water.
For the second time this year, the appointment of a Cayuga County Civil Service commissioner is creating a partisan divide on the Cayuga County Legislature.
Banks and schools were closed. Federal and state offices were not open. But at the Cayuga County Office Building, it was business as usual.
Several Democrats in the Finger Lakes region are giving Gov. Kathy Hochul an ultimatum: If she doesn't sign the cryptomining moratorium, they won't vote for her.
The third week of the regular season was a unique one for the Auburn Doubledays.
New York State Chief Judge Janet DiFiore provided a video update Monday on the New York State Unified Court System masking rules.
A contractor in Wayne County is facing a criminal charge after allegedly taking $3,000 for work from a client in Skaneateles and then not doing the job.
On behalf of the Scat Van Board of Directors I would like to thank the Union Springs Lions Club members who participated in the 19th annual Chicken BBQ fundraiser held June 4th at the Trinity United Church supporting the SCAT Van. Thank you is not enough! Every other weekend from spring to f…
ALBANY — New York Gov. Kathy Hochul said she is bringing state lawmakers back on Thursday to consider gun safety legislation in response to the Supreme Court striking down key portions of the state's licensing law.
God’s green earth is suffocating from harmful plastic pollution — yet another harmful byproduct of fossil fuels. Microplastics (5 mm or less, typically only the size of a grain of sand) are found everywhere — in our air, water, soil and, yes, in our bodies. It is estimated that each human be…
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