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WATERLOO — The attorney for former Seneca County Manager John Sheppard said neither he nor his client were notified of a Nov. 6 court appearance to answer a charge of official misconduct.


PENN YAN — An Oneida County woman who caused a fatal Yates County crash in 2014 has dropped an effort to have her conviction vacated.

Derek Slywka is a naturally gifted athlete who excelled in three sports in high school. Ultimately, the 2019 Waterloo graduate narrowed his college choices to Hobart and Finger Lakes Community College. Due to financial reasons, Slywka opted to attend FLCC and pursue a college hoops career.


WEBSTER — Every feel-good story must come to an end, whether it has a happy ending or not. For the Midlakes boys volleyball team, their feel good story ended on Thursday night as they were swept by Churchville-Chili in the Section V Class B State Qualifier.


GENEVA — Dan Wise couldn’t guess why a panel of judges at the Grow-NY Business Competition chose Geneva’s RealEats America for the top prize of $1 million in the inaugural year of the food and agriculture challenge, he’s just glad they did.

The already hot-button issue of implementing land-use zoning got considerably hotter in the Town of Hector last month.

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year. Or is it? Full of festive decor and family traditions, the months of November and December can provide plenty to be jolly about. But they also come with their fair share of holiday health hazards.

On the list of what frightens people the most, ranking right up there with spiders, snakes and heights are needles. In fact, the extreme fear of medical procedures involving needles is a valid phobia with an ominous name: trypanophobia. Charyn Caruso, a phlebotomist for Grove City Medical Center, has worked with her share of patients who have suffered from the condition throughout her 20-year career.

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Take 5" game were:

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the New York Lottery's "Lotto" game were:

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A Stradivarius violin stolen four decades ago from the virtuoso Roman Totenberg and returned to his family by a federal prosecutor came alive again — at the crime scene.