WCDO NEWS FRIDAY 11-18-16

Governor Cuomo today announced the State Police and local law enforcement agencies would conduct a Thanksgiving holiday crackdown and enforcement initiative in an effort to deter unsafe driving behaviors. The Thanksgiving traffic enforcement will take place Wednesday, November 23 through Sunday, November 27, 2016 and DMV investigators will be checking IDs at bars and taverns … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS THURSDAY 11-17-16

The Sidney emergency Squad is seeking local input for fundraising efforts, to keep the squad going, president Ray Baker explains: (Ray Baker 11-17-16) The meeting will begin at 6:30 this evening at the River Street Fire Training Center. ——————————————- The Scoville-Meno Family of Dealerships announced the distribution of $10,000 to local charitable agencies. Scoville-Meno Auto … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS WEDNESDAY 11-16-16

Delaware County Public Health announced that a raccoon tested positive for rabies in the Town of Andes recently. Officials said that there were no human exposures; a dog that was not up to date on its rabies vaccination will be quarantined for 6 months. This is the 6th animal that has tested positive for rabies … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS TUESDAY 11-15-16

Governor Cuomo announced plans for Binghamton University’s Health Sciences and Technology Innovation Park in Johnson City,at a press conference their this morning. (CUOMO 11-15-16) The $105 million project includes construction of the new School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, as well as the relocation and expansion of the Decker School of Nursing to Corliss Avenue … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS MONDAY 11-14-16

The Sidney Warriors football team pulled of an amazing comeback Friday night to defeat the Onondaga Tigers of Section 3 in overtime by a score of 42-36 in the state Class D Quarterfinals in Syracuse. Sidney scored 2 touchdowns in 19 seconds late in the 4th quarter to pull even with Onondaga, Here is WCDO’s … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS FRIDAY 11-11-16

Governor Cuomo today announced more than $325 million in funding is available to help elderly and low- and moderate-income New Yorkers heat their homes this winter. Applications for the Home Energy Assistance Program will be accepted beginning Monday, November 14. Eligible households can receive a one-time benefit of up to $626, depending on income, household … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS THURSDAY 11-10-16

62-year-old Almond Upton of Florida was sentenced to life in prison without of parole for deliberately running down State Trooper Christopher Skinner on I-81 in 2014. Upton was sentenced today in Broome County Court by Judge Joseph Cawley, following the 1st degree murder conviction for deliberately crossing several lanes to strike Trooper Skinner while he … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS WEDNESDAY 11-8-16

Delaware County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 2 New York City men on felony marihuana possession charges following a traffic stop on State Highway 17 in the Town of Hancock. Deputies stopped a speeding vehicle operated by 20-year-old Messiah Ortiz of New York City, a search of the vehicle and its occupants led to the seizure of … [Read more…]