A Syracuse doctor will not be getting a new trial. Doctor Robert Neulander's request was denied Monday. Neulander was found guilty in April of killing his wife in September 2012. His lawyers more
A former auto dealer in Skaneateles has been found not guilty of stealing two cars. Pat Bombard was accused of stealing two electric cars. A jury in the grand larceny case spent all day Thursday more
Syracuse University announced Monday that it hopes to hire a new athletic director before the start of the fall semester.  A nine-member search committee established by Chancellor Kent Syverud more
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The closure of the New York Canal System has meant boating businesses have had to scramble. Sarah Wiles at Mid-Lakes Navigation in Skaneateles tells Finger Lakes News Radio the ban has impacted more
Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul will be in Baldwinsville later today, visiting a brewery. Hochul will get a tour of the Anheuser-Busch Brewery, then talk about the company's investments into the more
Students, staff, and faculty at Syracuse University will have to walk a little further before lighting up and taking a puff. A ban on all tobacco products on the campus goes into effect today. But more
A Syracuse man is accused of making a terroristic threat and calling in a bomb threat Thursday afternoon. The Onondaga County Sheriff's Department says Alvin King made several calls to the Onondaga more
2PM UPDATE  State Police in Elbridge are investigating a fatal crash that occurred Wednesday night on West Genesee Street near the Red Apple gas station in the Town of Skaneateles involving a more
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Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner is looking to Auburn to fill a slot on the Syracuse Regional Airport Authority Board, which oversees Hancock International Airport. Miner has asked Mayor Mike more
A chilling discovery in a dumpster behind a Wegmans store on Onondaga Boulevard in Syracuse has prompted a police investigation.  Authorities say a human skull in a "state of extreme more
Skaneateles Falls-based medical device maker Welch Allyn is being acquired by the Hill-Rom company of Chicago for more 2-billion dollars. It's a combined cash and stock deal. Shareholders of more
A 20 year old Cayuga County man has been identified as the victim of a hit-and-run accident on an exit ramp of Interstate 81 in downtown Syracuse. Syracuse Police say the pedestrian killed was more
A kayak capsized after bumping into a dam wall on the Seneca River in Baldwinsville. The impact threw a man in the water and he hasn’t surfaced. At the time, it is alleged that another more
They've been found. Two girls who recently ran away from the Cayuga Centers in Auburn have been located. Auburn Police say 15-year-old Destiny Rowley and an unnamed 15-year-old girl were both found more
An Onondaga County woman was caught speeding over the weekend in Cayuga County. Troopers say Eileen Anderson was going 75 miles an hour in a 55 mile an hour zone Sunday on State Route 34 in the Town more
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A Seneca Falls-based bank has been named one of the best places to work in Central New York. Generations Bank was ranked the 12th best workplace in the region in the Central New York Business more
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What a difference a few years makes. Onondaga Lake, once considered the most polluted lake in the entire country, has been declared "swimmable" for the first time in generations. Chris Lajewski at more
One suspect is in custody and a second fled the scene on foot, but Syracuse Police recovered two cars stolen from Skaneateles on Tuesday morning.  The Auburn Citizen reports that the cars - a more
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Parts of Oklahoma are cleaning up after several tornadoes flattened neighborhoods and injured over a dozen people last week. Rosie Taravella at the Central and Western New York Red Cross says a more
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Red Cross volunteers often lend a hand to neighbors, but some travel abroad. CBS News reports the quake occured between Kathmandu and Mount Everest. Rosie Taravella with the Central and more
A second public forum about the Upstate Revitalization Initiative is happening on Thursday. The forum will be held at the La Casita Cultural Center in Syracuse from 6 to 8 o'clock. The Central New more
A crash early this morning on I-81 resulted in one arrest and one fatality. Authorites say Amy Dell was drunk when she drove her SUV north in the southbound lane, and crashed into another car near more
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Don't call it a nursing home. The Skaneateles Manor is home to folks getting up there in years, but who are still independent. Steve Frackenpohl, who sits on the board of directors for the more
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Congressman John Katko is in Israel this week, where he met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Katko is part of a bipartisan Congressional Delegation taking a look at security threats more
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Will he, or won't he? Recently we asked Congressman John Katko if he has made any decision yet about running for a second term.[audio:5041535511-katko2ndterm.mp3] [/audio] Katko represents the more
Fans of the Great New York State Fair have one final opportunity for a super discount on the cost of attending one of the nation's best state fairs. Acting Fair Director Troy Waffner announced more
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A series of forums on economic development in Central New York are beginning. The CNY Regional Economic Development Council wants input from folks about the Upstate Revitalization Initative. Governor more
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Men's basketball and football at Syracuse University is over for the year, but the NCAA sanctions leveled against the school and those programs are still being felt. Congressman John Katko thinks more
Smokers will have to light up elsewhere. The State Fair has announced smoking will be banned this summer at Chevy Court. Fair officials say people can still smoke on streets around Chevy Court, but more
On Thursday night, the town of Skaneateles became the 23rd municipality in the Finger Lakes/Central New York region to go on record opposing gas storage in the abandoned salt caverns along Seneca more
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Four months into his first term representing the 24th District, Congressman John Katko has been assigned a tough task. [audio:4091550042-katkoterrosim.mp3] [/audio] Katko says the number of more
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Congressman John Katko says pediatric mental health care is a problem, and he wants to fix it. Katko, along with Assemblyman William Magnarelli, have formed a 15-member task force of mental health more
Syracuse University announced Monday that it hopes to hire a new athletic director before the start of the fall semester. A nine-member search committee established by Chancellor Kent Syverud is made more
A Syracuse doctor has been found guilty of murdering his wife. Doctor Robert Neulander was accused of killing his wife Leslie in 2012. Her death had initially ruled an accident. After the verdict more
Congressman John Katko says the punishment does not fit the crime. In a statement, Katko is calling on NCAA President Mark Emmert to reconsider sanctions on Syracuse University. The loss of student more
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Congressman John Katko isn't happy with the NCAA. Katko tells Finger Lakes News Radio they took too long to investigate SU and head men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim.[ more
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He's going, but he's not going quietly. SU men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim held a news conference this morning, where he addressed both his pending retirement in three years, and NCAA's more
No one has been arrested after a St. Patrick's Parade day fight involving at least a dozen people in downtown Syracuse. A video posted to YouTube Saturday night shows at least a dozen people fighting, more
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A Syracuse University professor says the university and men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim can recover from the black eye given to them by the NCAA. Media professor Bob Thompson tells Finger Lakes more
A Syracuse teenager is accused of threatening security guards at Destiny USA with a knife. Police say 17-year-old Joel Pizarro and his friend Jose Reyes were at the mall Friday night, when they more
According to data from the U.S. Department of Education, there were 388 Forcible Sex Offenses reported across the state for 2013, and over 5,000 nationwide. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand leads the more
A Unity House staff member is accused of sexually abusing a woman receiving services at one of their residences. The state Justice Center for the Protection of People with Special Needs reports more
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He's been in Washington for about a month. Freshman Congressman John Katko tells us what's surprised him most about working on Capitol Hill.[audio:2211590121-katkoweekend1.mp3] [/audio] Katko more
To make his point about the urgent necessity to pass a law protecting homebuyers and renters from moving into homes that were previously used as meth labs, Senator Chuck Schumer, Wednesday, held a more
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Congressman John Katko has his priorities in Washington. The freshman Congressman announced Tuesday his first term goals. They include rebuilding I-81 in Syracuse, expanding access to health care more
The morning commute was a mess this morning. Authorities say 14 vehicles were damaged in a crash on I-81 in Syracuse. No injuries have been reported, but authorities say two vehicles are being more
School districts don't often announce intentions to cancel classes more than a day in advance, but Skaneateles is closing schools Friday. Parents received a note saying that temps are expected to more
An NCAA investigation into possible past violations has prompted Syracuse University to declare the men's basketball team ineligible for postseason play this year.  The self-imposed sanctions more
The Onondaga County Attorney is hitting the road for a job in Albany. Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced Gordon Cuffy as the new General Counsel for the state Thruway Authority. In a statement, more
Tickets go on sale today for Country music entertainer Eric Church's grandstand concert at the new york state fair this summer. Church's album, the Outsiders was the best selling country music more
Louis Orr and Roosevelt Bouie, forever joined in Syracuse basketball lore as "Louie and Bouie," will have their jerseys retired at halftime of the February 21 game at the Carrier Dome. The duo played more
Congressman John Katko will be in attendance for President Barack Obama's State of the Union Address tonight, and he won't be alone. Katko is being joined by Corporal Jeffrey Cleland, a retired more
A State Supreme Court jury has at long last exonerated 1980's pop star Rick Springfield from liability in a lawsuit filed by a woman who claimed she was seriously injured when Springfield fell into more
He looks like former Allman Brothers guitarist Warren Haynes, he sounds like a cross between Tom Waits and Bruce Springsteen. Skaneateles native Kohlton Pascal travels a lot, sleeping outdoors in more
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Sydney Walewsski is a typical teen. She's a freshman at Weedsport Junior/Senior High. She's 14 years old. But she's also facing something that folks twice or three times her age might never more
With Governor Andrew Cuomo starting his second term comes a new crop of appointments. Cuomo announced today 15 people to join his administration. That is in addition to 18 positions announced more
Started in 1970, January marks the National Blood Donor Month raising awareness for the need of blood during the winter and throughout the year. The snow season sparks challenges for blood more
More people in Onondaga County are being treated for shigellosis for the second time this year. Health officials says about 120 cases of the intestinal disorder have been confirmed, with another 50 more
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