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1 – Guilty verdict in Dryden rape case

2 – New addiction treatment facility slated for Tompkins

3 – Man charged with child sex abuse attempts to flee to Mexico

4 – Health officials say rise in STIs may be linked to dating apps

5 – Police plan to risky Pokemon hunting

6 – What will be the fate of Ithaca Community Gardens?

7 – Emotions run high at sentencing in Groton manslaughter case

8 – TC3 president Carl Haynes to retire

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9 – An update on the Ithaca Plan – Myrick sees facility firsthand

Photo by Lillian Fan, Assistant Director of Prevention Services at the Southern Tier AIDS Program

10 – Ithaca wants to make tickets for gorge troublemakers stick

Michael Smith

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