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  1. Upstate NY mayor declares Aug. 1 "Gator Day" following capture of 2 alligatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | The Post-Standard

    Lt. Ric Warner, a DEC environmental conservation officer, and Courney La Mere, a DEC big game wildlife biologist, hold the 45-inch alligator caught Aug. 7 in the Tioughnioga River near Whitney Point. WHITNEY POINT, N.Y, -- The recent hunts and capturing of two alligators in the Tioughnioga River near this small Upstate NY community will be celebrated for years to come, according to the village's mayor.

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  2. Watch: 2nd alligator captured in Upstate NY riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 7 | The Post-Standard

    About a week after one alligator was captured in the Tioughnioga River near Whitney Point, a second was netted shortly before 3 p.m. Monday. The second alligator was bigger, measuring 45 inches from snout to tail.

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  3. Another alligator on the loose in same Upstate NY river 1 week after first was caughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 6 | The Post-Standard

    It's no crock! A second alligator has been sighted in the the same Southern Tier river near the same town as the first one. The sighting comes just over a week after the first reptile was captured.

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  4. Photos: How the wayward alligator was captured by DEC on Upstate NY riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | The Post-Standard

    Following two reports of sightings late last month and and one unsuccessful day of trying to capture it, State Department of Environmental Conservation staff on July 29 succeeeded in netting a 39-inch alligator on July 29 on the Tioughnioga River near Whitney Point. DEC staff carefully take out the 39-inch alligator, which was caught using long-handled nets.

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  5. 'Whitney' the alligator was caught by DEC in Tioughioga River with special netRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | The Post-Standard

    An alligator that was caught Saturday on the Tioughnioga River near Whitney Point by state Department of Environmental Conservation staff is doing well at The Wild Animal Park and has already been named. "We haven't determined its sex yet, but we're calling it Whitney in view of where it was found," said Stephen Donnelly, a spokesman for the park in Harpursville.

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  6. Alligator spotted in tiny Upstate NY village has been caught, mayor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 29 | The Post-Standard

    An alligator that was causing a stir in a Southern Tier village has been safely captured, according to the village's mayor. Whitney Point Mayor Ryan Reynolds posted about the roaming creature Sunday on his Facebook, confirming the sightings and saying the alligator may have been a released pet.

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  7. Alligator on the loose in tiny Upstate NY village, police warn residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | The Post-Standard

    Whitney Point Mayor Ryan Reynolds shared a photo of the escaped alligator on Facebook on Sunday morning, writing that the Department of Environmental Conservation believes reports of an alligator in the area to be true. Any residents who spot the animal are urged not to approach it, and instead to contact the DEC's Cortland office at 607-753-3095.

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  8. Upstate NY angler ticketed for casting a lure at ducklings, trying to snag oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    A fisherman was ticketed recently by state Department of Environmental Conservation officers for casting a fishing lure at several baby ducklings swimming in the Whitney Point Reservoir in Broome County "and then quickly reeling the lure in with a jerking motion." Facts below about that incident and others involving ECOs at several locations across the state in late May were supplied this week by the DEC.

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  9. Man dies from injuries after Broome County house fire, state police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    A man died from his injuries after a home caught fire in Broome County over the weekend, State Police announced. Officials responded at about 5:20 p.m. Saturday to Kemak Road in the Whitney Point area of Triangle for a call for a house fire, troopers said.

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  10. Boys and Girls lacrosse roundup: Gebhardt helps lead B'Ville past MarcellusRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    Many Section III boys and girls lacrosse teams kicked off their 2017 seasons on Tuesday. Here are the results from March 28. Dom Delvecchio and Bailey Martin each notched five points, while Zach Delaney scored four times to help the Gaelic Knights hold off Whitney Point by two.

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  11. HugeCrappie Derby on Whitney Point Reservoir cancelled due to insufficient iceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    The Almost-Annual New York State Crappie Derby on the Whitney Point Reservoir has been cancelled again this year because of insufficient ice. The family oriented event, which usually draws participants from New York and Pennsylvania, was initially scheduled for the last weekend in January.

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  12. Watch: Deployed Air Force mom surprises kids at Upstate NY elementary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    Kyilena Singleton, 5, and Braydan Singleton, 6, jump up to meet their mother Air Force Staff Sgt. Megan Ballard during a surprise reunion at the Whitney Point Elementary School.

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  13. No fishing license required for NYS Crappie Derby on Whitney Point ReservoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    William Harding, of Binghamton, caught the biggest crappie during the 2015 derby, which measured 13 1/2 inches. After more than a decade of rescheduling and cancellations due to thin ice conditions, organizers of the 2017 Almost Annual New York State Crappie Derby on the Whitney Point Reservoir in Broome County have scheduled this year's event for mid-February.

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  14. Cazenovia falls 4-1 to Whitney Point in Class C field hockey state final Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    Endwell Cazenovia's field hockey team entered Sunday's Class C state championship game against two-time defending champion Whitney Point as a decided underdog. The Lakers ended the game the same way but there were undaunted.

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  15. Cazenovia advances to Class C field hockey state final; Bville suffers OT lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    The Cazenovia girls field hockey team held on for a 3-2 win over Bronxville to advance to the Class C state championship game. The Lakers will face familiar foe in Whitney Point, 3 p.m. on Sunday at Maine Endwell High School.

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  16. Cazenovia, Baldwinsville seek field hockey state titles this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    The Cazenovia Lakers and Baldwinsville Bees each head into their respective field hockey final four tournament this weekend in and hopes of come home with a state championship. How Bronxville got here: The Broncos defeated Rondout Valley, 2-0 to win the Section I title for the first time in two years.

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  17. One Upstate NY spot got 4 inches of rain: See how much you've hadRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    At least one place has already gotten more than 4 inches of rain Thursday and today, and it's still coming down. Rain will fall through Saturday.

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