WCDO NEWS WEDNESDAY 8-19-15

The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office arrested 35-year-old Robert Collins of Sherburne after he was found to be manufacturing methamphetamine along the banks of the Chenango River in the Village of Sherburne. Narcotics Detectives located Collins cooking methamphetamine using the “one pot” method; Collins was charged with Unlawful Manufacturing Methamphetamine, Unlawful Disposal of Methamphetamine Laboratory Material, … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS TUESDAY 8-18-15

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Governor Cuomo today announced that emergency regulations have been adopted by the State Department of Health to prevent the spread of Legionella bacteria and protect New Yorkers from future outbreaks of Legionnaires’ disease. The regulations take effect immediately. The Governor announced that the Department of Health has launched a general tip line; 1-888-769-7243, to respond … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS MONDAY 8-17-15

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State Police are looking for 81-year-old Alfred Turshman of 232 Frye Road in the Town of German. Turshman was reported missing from his home since August 14th at approximately 1:00 PM in the hamlet of Cincinnatus. Turshman is an 81-year-old white male who has dementia. He is 5’08” and weighs about 180 pounds. He is … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS FRIDAY 8-14-15

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The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office arrested a City of Norwich man for Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance. The sheriff’s Narcotics Division arrested 22 year old Stephen Reilly following a narcotics investigation which began in the Town of Plymouth. While investigating an unattended death in the Town of Plymouth, packets of heroin were recovered from … [Read more…]

WCDO News Thursday 8-13-15

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AFTER A 5 YEAR INVESTIGATION, TWO BINGHAMTON MEN HAVE BEEN ARRESTED, INCLUDING ONE FOR ATTEMPTED MURDER. STATE POLICE ARRESTED 25 YEAR OLD TIMOTHY ELLIS AND 26 YEAR OLD DUSTIN BUCKLEY. BOTH ARE CHARGED IN CONNECTION WITH A HOME INVASION BURGLARY THAT OCCURRED IN SEPTEMBER OF 2010 IN THE TOWN OF BARKER, NEAR BUFFALO. TROOPERS SAY … [Read more…]

WCDO News Wednesday 8-12-15

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Local leaders will hold a New York State Citizen Preparedness Corps Training Program in Sidney Today at 6:00PM at the Sidney High School Auditorium. The program provides citizens with the tools and resources to prepare for emergencies and disasters. Each family that attends will receive a NYS Disaster Preparedness Backpack containing numerous essential items. This … [Read more…]

WCDO News Tuesday 8-11-15

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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at 1 Lions Park Lane in Greene will hold a community preparedness event tonight in Greene. Spokesperson Elain Sherman explains: (Elain Sherman 8-11-15) Sherman said that they go into more detail on each issues, than the state does at their emergency preparedness events. ————————— THE CHENANGO COUNTY … [Read more…]

WCDO News Monday 8-10-15

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An accident in Otego on Sunday afternoon has left a Delaware County man dead and his wife severely injured. Otego Fire Department officials reported that the man and woman involved were apparently trying to drive a golf cart across the railroad tracks on a private agricultural crossing at the east end of the village and … [Read more…]