WCDO NEWS MONDAY 5-18-15

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Governor Cuomo announced a crackdown on drivers and their passengers caught without a buckled seat belt or transporting unrestrained children as part of the national Click It or Ticket – Border-to-Border enforcement mobilization. The initiative will run from today through Sunday, May 31st. Currently, 91% of New York motorists buckle up, which is 4% higher … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 5-15-15

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After 11 weeks of testimony, & more than 50 hours of deliberations, the jury in the 3rd Cal Harris murder trial has been dismissed & a mistrial has been declared. The jury reported that they were deadlocked on a decision regarding Harris’s guilt for the murder of his estranged wife Michele in 2001. Judge Bartlett … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 5-15-15

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The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office & State Police arrested 27 year old Michael Pierce of Norwich following an investigation into the manufacturing and sale of methamphetamine in Chenango County. Pierce was located in the Lowes Parking Lot in the Town of Norwich; he possessed several items used to manufacture methamphetamine using the “one pot” method. … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS THURSDAY 5-14-15

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Governor Cuomo announced that New York State has extended the ban on residential brush burning until May 21 due to continued dry conditions across the state. the burn ban also prohibits outdoor fires, such as campfires and recreational fires, and open fires used for cooking. This year, 110 fires have already burned nearly 3,600 acres. … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 5-13-15

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A Schoharie county jury deliberated for only 2 1/2 hours this morning in the 10th day of deliberation in the Cal Harris Murder trial. The jury was sent home at about noon today, they are scheduled for a full day of deliberations tomorrow, unless a verdict is reached quickly. The testimony portion of the trial … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 5-13-15

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A joint investigation by the Delaware County Sheriff’s Office School Resource Officer and The Village of Sidney Police Department resulted in the arrest of 19-year-old Matthew Stafford of Sidney Center, who is accused of having an unlawful sexual relationship with an underage victim since the end of 2014. Deputies charged Stafford with 13 counts of … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 5-12-15

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Governor Cuomo announced today that he is taking some personal time to support his Girlfriend Sandra Lee, as she has been diagnosed with breast cancer. Lee is in the early stages of the disease, and faces surgery shortly, Cuomo stated that she had kept her illness private since March & she has decided to speak … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 5-12-15

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State Senator Republicans have elected Senator John Flanagan as the State Senate Majority Leader. Flanagan replaces Dean Skelos, who is facing federal corruption charges & was forced to step aside. —————————————– Governor Cuomo issued an update on this weekend’s transformer fire at Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant in Westchester, as the DEC, State Police & … [Read more…]