A.M. NEWS MONDAY 12-15-14

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Fire Destroyed a South Otselic building Sunday afternoon that housed a store, police sub-station and apartments. Firefighters responded to 1597 State Highway 26, from South Otselic, Smyrna, Norwich, Plymouth and 5 other area departments. No injuries were reported, 5 families were displaced, & Chenango County fire investigators have ruled the blaze as accidental, & they …

P.M. FRIDAY 12-12-14

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The Village of Sidney received $1,176,500 in Consolidated Funding Application grant assistance through the Southern Tier Regional Economic Development Council for 5 projects from 3 State agencies, to advance implementation of the Village’s Long Term Flood Recovery Plan and New York Rising Reconstruction Program. Sidney Village Mayor Andy Matviak comments: (Andy Matviak 12-12-14) Matviak said …

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 12-12-14

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The Sidney chamber of commerce will hold their annual lunch with Mrs. Claus tomorrow in Sidney. Sidney chamber director Kerri Green comments: (Kerri Green 12-12-14) More information is available by calling the Sidney Chamber office at 561-2642. ———————————————- The Sidney American legion will host their annual children’s Christmas party again tomorrow, legion spokesman Larry Halbert …

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 12-11-14

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Governor Cuomo & state leaders announced the awards for the Regional Economic Development Councils today in Albany. Cuomo talked about how the successes of the councils activities over the last 4 years have helped lead New York’s resurgence: (Cuomo 12-11-14) Locally, the Southern Tier Regional Council, which includes Chenango, Delaware & Broome Counties, came in …

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 12-11-14

Governor Cuomo will announce the Regional Economic Development Award Winners at Noon today. The event will be held at the Hart Theatre in the Egg Center for Performing Arts in Albany, the event was moved to today due to yesterday’s snow storm. —————————————— The Cancer Services Program of Delaware, Otsego and Schoharie counties will offer …

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 12-10-14

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State Troopers reported that 28 year old Mark McGraw died in a logging accident in the town of Hancock on Tuesday morning. Troopers said McGraw died of a broken neck, he had been working by himself felling trees at about 9:40 Tuesday Morning when a tree fell and he was pinned. —————————— The North Dakota …

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 12-10-14

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Governor Cuomo will announce the Regional Economic Development Award Winners has been moved to Thursday due to inclement weather. The event will be held from 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM Thursday at the Hart Theatre in the Egg Center for Performing Arts in Albany. —————————————— Delaware County Sheriff Deputies responded to a one car property …

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 12-9-14

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The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum’s Golden Era Committee announced balloting results Monday, nine former players and one former executive and were considered by a 16-person committee, they decided that none of the eligible players would be included in this year’s Hall of Fame inductions. Hall of Fame Weekend will be held July …

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 12-9-14

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New York State has been selected by the U.S. Department of Agriculture to participate in a federal pilot program for the procurement of locally grown produce to State schools. The Pilot Project for Procurement of Unprocessed Fruits and Vegetables was included in the 2014 federal Farm Bill to get local fruits & vegetables into schools. …

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 12-8-14

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The New York State Department of Health today announced the selection of regional contractors for the Population Health Improvement Program, to promote the “Triple Aim” of better care, better population health, and lower health care costs. The contractors will convene meetings of local stakeholders and provide a neutral forum for identifying, sharing, disseminating, and helping …