Francisco Ortiz was killed in a dairy farm accident. Ortiz was a father and husband. Photo courtesy of the Workers' Center of CNY

Welcome to the quickest way to learn the day’s most important local news.

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We call it the Ithaca news cheat sheet. Sponsored by Quilters Corner, it features a rundown of the 10 biggest headlines from the area.

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1 — An Ithaca native is returning home, 60 years after his death

2 — That’s 1 way to earn a treat

3 — Update to the hospitalization of 16 in Ithaca apartment complex last week

4 — Cornell Sun’s Tyler Alicea provides update on UNC scandal and relation to univ.

5 — Some timely crime news

6 — Cornell football can’t buy a win

7 — WHCU Radio has an update on the coming Cortaca game

8 — Non-profit says string of worker deaths should be avoidable

Francisco Ortiz was killed in a dairy farm accident. Ortiz was a father and husband. Photo courtesy of the Workers’ Center of CNY

9 — The Sun reports on criticism over a video shown at frats about sexual violence

10 — And The Journal writes a nice story for Veterans Day

Jeff Stein

Jeff Stein is the founder and former editor of the Ithaca Voice.