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Three-car accident with injuries reported in Sennett

A three-car accident with injuries in Sennett was reported Saturday morning, Cayuga County 911 dispatchers said. Around 9:25 a.m., a call came in for a three-car accident with injuries at the intersection of East Genesee Street Road and Town Hall Road, 911 said. Sennett Fire Department, New York State Police,...
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Dump truck driver dies after rollover crash on I-81 in Syracuse

Syracuse, N.Y. -- The driver of a dump truck that crashed and rolled over today on Interstate 81 has died, Syracuse police said. Wally Hicks, 66, of Pennsylvania, was partially ejected from the vehicle when it crashed on I-81 near the Butternut Street overpass. He was taken to Upstate University Hospital by ambulance, where he was later pronounced dead, police said.
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Police advice to avoid falling prey to doorstep thieves

SEDGEWICK, N.Y. (WSYR) — New home surveillance video shows how thieves are stealing and dashing away right from driveways, such as an instance in Sedgewick involving a door-checking prowler. This type of burglary is happening everywhere. “They’re just trying multiple car doors, multiple house doors, throughout neighborhoods and if they...
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Boeheim's Army Rallies Past Golden Eagles

Boeheim’s Army topped the Golden Eagles 73-69 on Saturday in The Basketball Tournament quarterfinals. With the win, Boeheim’s Army advances to the semifinals, or the final four of the winner take all event. Next up for Boeheim’s Army is Florida TNT, a team filled with talented offensive players and has been among the most impressive teams of the tournament to date.
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COVID In New York: Mask Mandates Not Being Re-Imposed Just Yet As Concern Grows Over Delta Variant

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Concern is growing as the dangerous Delta variant sends COVID cases skyrocketing across the country, and while some states are re-imposing mask mandates, it’s not the case in the Tri-State Area just yet. In the race to stop the spread of COVID-19, breakthrough cases, though rare, are creating major concerns. “Vaccinated people who do have a breakthrough infection are clearly capable of transmitting the infection to an uninfected person,” said Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. People like New York Assemblyman Nader Sayegh. He told CBS2’s Cory James he got vaccinated months ago...
Madison County,

Open Farm Days allows locals to stop by Madison County farms

MADISON COUNTY, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — Some pumpkin launching took place Saturday afternoon as part of Open Farm Days. The day offered a chance to get to know local farmers and has been going on for 14 years. About 20 Madison County farms opened their doors to the public greeting thousands...

Onondagas remember trauma caused by residential schools: “My mother never hugged me”

Syracuse, N.Y. — Tears filled people’s eyes as Onondaga Nation Tadodaho Sid Hill spoke in Syracuse about the impact of residential schools on his family. “My mother came back from the boarding schools, she never hugged me,” Hill said as he tried to fight back the tears beginning to run down his cheeks. “I guess that’s what they taught her in that school.”
Westchester County,

Warrant Issued for Level 3 Sex Offender Who Committed Crime in Westchester-Wanted by NYS DCJ

Armendo Moreno, a level three sex offender who committed his crime in Westchester decades ago, is wanted by the New York State Department of Criminal Justice Services and a warrant has been issued for his arrest. Moreno’s Level 3 sex offender status means that he is a “high-risk repeat offender and possible threat to public safety.” His current address is unknown, and Moreno is 5 feet 6 inches tall and 165 pounds.

Onondaga Babe Ruth baseball team opens World Series with win

MOBILE, A.L. (WSYR-TV) – The Onondaga Babe Ruth baseball team opened pool play at the World Series with a 2-0 win over Mid County, the Southwestern Champs out of Texas. Marcellus native Aiden Shea drove in both runs for Onondaga. On the mound, Auburn grad. Jake Sanders was brilliant. Sanders went six plus-innings, giving up just five hits and not allowing a run.

Perkins wins in wire-to-wire fashion

SYRACUSE, N.Y. — It was a day of firsts for Bill Perkins, as the New York pro made the most of his Bassmaster Opens debut to dominate the Northern Division event at Oneida Lake from start to finish with a three-day winning total of 52 pounds, 3 ounces. With...

Bear-resistant canisters required for overnight users in Eastern High Peaks Wilderness

NORTH COUNTRY, N.Y. (WWTI) — The New York State DEC requires the use of bear-resistant canisters for overnight campers in the Eastern High Peaks Wilderness. Bear resistant canisters are the most effective way to prevent bears from gaining access to food while camping. Although they may be able to move canisters by swatting and rolling them, they will not be able to get inside.