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The US is seeing a deadly shift in tornado activity — and scientists aren't sure why

A new study says more tornadoes are spinning up along the Mississippi River and farther east, increasing risk to higher-populated areas of the U.S. Scientists aren't quite certain why. Read more

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Freeze warning issued for portion of Cayuga County

The growing season is expected to come to an end in much of the Cayuga County area overnight, with temperatures dipping into the 20s, the N… Read more

Cayuga Women’s Business Trust partners with Generations Bank

The Cayuga Women’s Business Trust announced it is moving its lending program to Generations Bank. Read more

54th New York Senate District candidates debate reveals different governing styles

AUBURN — While the 54th New York Senate District candidates generally agreed on many issues, a battle of governing style arose during the c… Read more

Police: Apparent skeletal remains of baby found on Wayne County farm

LYONS — The skeletal remains of a 1-year-old were found on a Wayne County farm where a woman's body was discovered buried last spring, prom… Read more

NY Senate candidate Mannion slams GOP leader for 'unwarranted attack' on teachers

Count John Mannion among the educators offended by state Senate Majority Leader John Flanagan's comment Monday describing the teachers unio… Read more


Slideshow: See what’s hot this week in TV, movies, books and apps

This week's top TV shows, movies, books and apps.  Read more

Blue Sky Science: Why do leaves change color in the fall?

The trigger for why leaves change color in the fall is day length, or more exactly the length of nights. Read more

9 essential books to inspire young activists

Activism is in the air. Kids are hearing about marches and protests, boycotts and fundraising campaigns for all kinds of causes, from local to global. And increasing numbers of children’s books are showing kids and teens how it’s done. From stories of the authors’ own activist experiences to how-to guides with tips on everything from organizing a rally to using social media to get the word out, these books offer a glimpse into the planning and passion that go into youthful activism. Read more

How 'The Naked Gun' filmed the best baseball scene in movie history

"In a year that has been so improbable, the impossible has happened." _Vin Scully Dodger Stadium had seen its share of oddities, all right. One umpire ejected two others. A tiger mauled a baserunner sliding into second base. An outfielder tried to assassinate Queen Elizabeth. Only months before Kirk Gibson's home run sailed over the right-field wall and into Dodgers lore in the 1988 World ... Read more


Auburn and Cayuga County people no longer have to clean their gutters

Skip gutter cleaning this summer.


In-home care options for Auburn and Cayuga County people

Look at local, professional care & support options for a parent, spouse or family member who needs some extra help.