WCDO NEWS MONDAY 3-13-17

A Winter Storm is heading up the East Coast & will impact much of the state starting tonight. Sidney High School Science Teacher & Meteorologist Rich Townsend explains: (Rich Townsend 3-13-17) The National Weather service has a Winter Storm Warning in effect tonight through Wednesday Night & a Blizzard warning has been posted for parts … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS FRIDAY 3-10-17

The Otsego County Board of Representatives has requested an employee file from Otsego County Sheriff Richard Devlin. The board wants to review potential violations of the county’s workplace violence prevention program & what if any disciplinary actions were taken, regarding the sheriff’s son, Corrections Officer Ross Devlin. Vice Chairman of the County Board of Representatives … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS THURSDAY 3-9-17

The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office attempted to stop a vehicle operated by 24 year old Samuel Ackermann of Norwich, he led officers on an 8 mile pursuit from Oxford that ended when Ackermann crashed into a tree and fled the scene with 18 year old Johnathon Gemberling of Plymouth and a 17 year old female. … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS WEDNESDAY 3-8-17

NYSEG officials announced that they are monitoring weather forecasts due to today’s high wind gusts forecast for the region. NYSEG’s storm readiness teams have prepared crews and equipment to ensure that resources are in place to restore any downed power lines and power interruptions. Stay away from downed power lines even lines that appear dead … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS TUESDAY 3-7-17

The Binghamton Court Building was evacuated this morning following a bomb threat. Police & their Canine units were called in shortly after the threat was called in at about 9:00 AM, everyone was allowed back in at about 10:00 AM. The investigation into the source of the bomb threat is continuing. ——————————– A public hearing … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS MONDAY 3-6-17

A man whose name was synonymous with the General Clinton Canoe Regatta has died at the age of 78. Dick Davies died on Saturday; he was a 1970 Regatta champion, served for many years on the Regatta Committee and was instrumental in the development of the Regatta Museum & Hall of Fame. Friends may cal … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS FRIDAY 3-3-17

A Benefit is being held for Sidney native Jessica Archer Vis Sunday in Sidney, she is battling leukemia & money is needed for uncovered medical costs, travel and family lodging in the Buffalo area, for several weeks at a time, during the course of her treatment. Jeannette Peck is organizing the fundraiser Sunday: (Jeannette Peck … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS THURSDAY 3-2-17

A Volunteer meeting for those who have signed up, or who want to sign up for the Memorial Day Weekend visit to Oneonta of the Mobile Veterans wall, will be held next week, march 8th in Oneonta. Organizer Gene Schmidt comments: (Gene Schmidt 3-2-17) The meeting will be held at the Salvation Army Gym at … [Read more…]