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1 – Bear dies after being removed from tree in Cortland

This black bear climbed up a tree in a residential neighborhood in Cortland Monday morning. Photo by Greg Gallow

2 – Man found with drugs, knife on bus

3 – Over 100 alpacas die on Cortland County farm

The Sam Groome Alpaca Farm in Marathon after 143 alpacas were found to have died over a period of several months. 21 alpacas reportedly survived, according to the CCSPCA (photo provided)

4 -Man arrested for gang assault at TC3

5 – Meth lab discovered in Buffalo Street shed

6 – Ithaca Marriott nears end of construction

7 – Woman accused of over $3,000 in welfare fraud

8 – Former Tompkins DA moves to Cortland office after negligence claim

9 – Enfield woman charged with choking 12-year-old boy

10 – Hotel planned for Elmira Road, south of big box area

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Michael Smith

Michael Smith reports on politics and local news for the Ithaca Voice. He can be reached via email at msmith@ithacavoice.com, by cell at (607) 229-0885, or via Google Voice at (518) 650-3639.