December 2, 2021

County mulls 2 health department hires

August 13, 2021

Cortland County legislators will consider hiring two people in its health department, even though legislators admitted low salaries have made recruiting workers difficult and retaining them even harder. “We’re having some difficulty recruiting positions throughout […]

County weighs COVID mandated, public education

August 11, 2021

Most of the Cortland County legislators at the Health and Human Services Committee meeting Tuesday weren’t wearing masks as the meeting started. One by one, as they discussed whether to require county employees to wear […]

More money for non-Cortland community colleges

December 9, 2020

Cortland County legislators hope that an additional $50,000 will cover the costs the county pays annually for students going to community colleges outside of the county. Legislators voted, 7-0, Tuesday during a Budget and Finance […]

Cortland County Legislature budget vote set

November 12, 2020

Cortland County legislators are expected to vote on a $137.5 million 2021 budget Nov. 19 that would increase the property tax levy 1.5% after changes were made Tuesday by the Budget and Finance Committee. Legislators […]

Groups seek use of Dwyer Park

June 10, 2020

The picnic pavilions remain cordoned off Tuesday and their picnic tables are tipped on end, but picnic tables dot the rest of the park, not quite one per grill. Children splashed in the creek and […]