Over 2 ½ inches of heavy rain, led to areas of Flash flooding in Otsego County last night. Officials reported water over sections of Main & chestnut streets in Oneonta last night, the Otsego county sheriff’s departments reported that County Highway 31 was closed between Cooperstown and Glimmerglass State Park, and County Route 11C was closed between Route 28 and County Highway 33.
Town of Unadilla officials reported that last night’s heavy rain washed out a culvert on Fisk Hill Road; Crews closed the road for repairs, & Fisk Hill Road was re-opened to traffic this morning.
Following a 6 month investigation into the illegal sale of Heroin, Cocaine, Mushrooms and Prescription Narcotics, the SIDNEY POLICE DEPARTMENT Arrested 39 year old James Martin of Sidney, for 3rd degree Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance. Martin was arraigned at Delaware County Court on sealed Indictments and remanded to Delaware County Jail on $10,000 cash bail and $20,000 bond pending further court action.
The SIDNEY POLICE DEPARTMENT arrested 30-year-old HERBERT BIDWELL JR, of Sidney, for 2 counts of Falsifying Business Records and 2 counts of Petty Larceny. Bidwell was arraigned at Sidney Village Court and Remanded to the Delaware County Jail on $2,500 cash bail. Bidwell Jr. is accused of stealing money and falsifying records at the Sidney Country Store.
Commerce Chenango’s next “Business After Hours” event will be today from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Canasawacta Country Club in Norwich. This event will provide an opportunity for those interested in the Leadership Chenango program to network with past participants and receive an overview of the program. More information is available at 334-1402.