Congressman Chris Gibson will be at Cobar Dairy Farm in Mount Upton today to discuss the impact of the recent Farm Bill on dairy and family farms. The farm bill was passed by congress 2 weeks ago and was signed into law by President Obama on February 7th; it covers federal farm policy for the next 5 years.
The Chenango county sheriffs department arrested Thomas Prisco of Lattingtown for Strangulation, Unlawful Imprisonment, and Criminal Mischief. Deputies picked up Prisco in the town of Plymouth on a warrant for a domestic violence. Prisco was arraigned in the Town of Plymouth Court and was remanded to the Chenango County Correctional Facility on $75,000 cash bail pending future court action.
The Chenango county sheriff’s department arrested 37-year-old Christopher Palmatier for 4th degree criminal mischief. Palmatier is accused of destroying property during a domestic dispute; he was arraigned & was released and ordered to appear in the Town of Greene Court at a later date.