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Top Stories This Week

Auburn surges late, but Skaneateles survives in win

SKANEATELES — The final two minutes were all about survival. Read more

She's in: NY Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand running for president in 2020

U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, who has fought to preserve health benefits for 9/11 first responders and established herself a… Read more

Democratic-led NY Legislature passes early voting, other election reforms

After years of waiting, Democrats have finally advanced early voting and other election reforms in the state Legislature.  Read more

'New world of WIC': Cayuga County program simplifies spending system

After 40 years of using a tedious and inefficient paper check system, the Women, Infants and Children program in Cayuga Coun… Read more

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This week's most-read stories

Local News

Winter storm watches cover Cayuga County, 14 inches of snow possible

The National Weather Service has issued winter storm watches for portions of upstate New York for Wednesday afternoon throug… Read more

Local News

Police: Woman missing from Auburn since Sunday found safe

The Auburn Police Department says a woman who had been missing from Auburn since Sunday was found safe on Wednesday.  Read more

Lake Life

Historic Grounds: Downtown Auburn coffee shop has new name, owner, menu

AUBURN — Mark DiVietro had his eye on the former Riverbend coffee shop on Genesee Street for awhile. Read more

Local News

Heavy snow coming: Cayuga County under winter storm warning

The National Weather Service on Wednesday issued winter storm warnings for an area of central New York and the Lake Ontario … Read more

Local News

UPDATED: Travel advisory lifted for Cayuga County

The Cayuga County Sheriff's Office has lifted the travel advisory that was issued Thursday morning.  Read more

Local News

Cayuga County-area police blotter: Jan. 11, 2019

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Benjamin A. Cool

AUBURN — Benjamin A. "Darby" Cool, Jr., 85, of 17 John Smith Ave., peacefully passed away Friday, Jan. 4, 2019 at home surro… Read more


Dr. James Dewitt Rose

AUBURN — Dr. James Dewitt Rose died at the Commons on St. Anthony, Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019. Read more

Local News

Police: Auburn man charged with DWI after previous conviction

An Auburn man is facing criminal charges after allegedly driving while intoxicated Friday morning with a previous conviction… Read more

Local News

Police: Auburn woman stabbed man with butcher knife

An Auburn woman is facing criminal charges for allegedly stabbing a man Friday morning. Read more

This week's promotions

The Citizen's calendar of events: Local and regional event listings

Looking for something to do this weekend or for a place to post an event of your own? Head over to The Citizen's online calendar of events … Read more

The records page: Police blotter, restaurant inspections, real estate sales and more

Head over to The Citizen's records page to view the police blotter, fire department activity, restaurant inspections, property transfers an… Read more

This week's Photo Galleries

Gallery: Auburn comes up short losing 4-3 to Skaneateles in hockey

Skaneateles held on to defeat Auburn 4-3 Tuesday at the Skaneateles YMCA, and in the process earned a season sweep over the Maroons after w… Read more

10 insights on today's news that will make you smarter tomorrow

Stay in the know! Browse through opinions and analysis on today's hottest topics. Read more

Recent Videos

Video: Jim Boeheim's Duke post-game press conference

Syracuse men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim talks about team's victory at No. 1-ranked Duke on Monday. Read more

Video: Jim Boeheim's Georgia Tech post-game press conference

Syracuse men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim discusses team's loss at home to Georgia Tech on Saturday. Read more


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