P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 10-17-14

WCDO, News, Radio, NY, Sidney, New York

Governor Cuomo convened New York State agency leadership along with regional hospital and healthcare representatives to outline the State’s plans for Ebola preparedness and to assure New Yorkers that the State is taking every precaution to protect their health and safety. The Governor has designated eight hospitals statewide to treat potential patients with Ebola, the …

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 10-17-14

WCDO, News, Radio, NY, Sidney, New York

Afton will be hosting the Four Chamber Mixer at Vincent’s Restaurant on Main Street in Afton on Monday starting at 6:00 PM, with the meeting to follow at 7:00. The meeting is a FREE event for members of Sidney, Unadilla, Bainbridge and Afton Chambers, An R.S.V.P to each chamber’s secretary is requested by today. —————- …

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 10-16-14

WCDO, News, Radio, NY, Sidney, New York

24-year-old Joshua Theisen, of Suffolk County was pronounced deceased following an ATV crash into a drainage ditch on Jones Road in the town of New Lisbon. Otsego County Sheriff’s Office reported that Theisen was not wearing a helmet and was ejected off the ATV, which landed on top of him, suffered a severe head injury …

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 10-16-14

WCDO, News, Radio, NY, Sidney, New York

The Otsego County Chamber of Commerce 15th Annual Small Business Banquet will be held today. The Lutz Feed Company will be awarded the KeyBank Annual Small Business of the Year and Fox Hospital will be awarded for the recent renovations of single patient rooms as the Excellus BlueCross BlueShield Breakthrough Business of the year. The …

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 10-15-14

WCDO, News, Radio, NY, Sidney, New York

Sidney Firefighters, State Police & Sidney Village police responded to a multiple vehicle accident this morning at about 11:30, at west Main Street and Wood road in the town of Sidney. WCDO News will have further details as they become available. ——————————————- A Brooklyn man was arrested after police found him with 424 bags of …

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 10-15-14

WCDO, News, Radio, NY, Sidney, New York

Governor Cuomo announced several initiatives to encourage the continued growth of agribusiness across New York. The New York State New Farmers Grant Fund launched Tuesday and is now taking applications. The $614,000 Fund will provide grants of up to $50,000 for eligible farmers who participate in the production of an agricultural product on a commercial …

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 10-14-14

WCDO, News, Radio, NY, Sidney, New York

Governor Cuomo has until early next week to decide on 22 bills passed by lawmakers this year, including legislation that would require high schools to provide CPR training to their students & a bill to designate yogurt as the official state snack. The CPR bill would direct the state Education Department to require high schools …

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 10-14-14

The next Chenango County free rabies clinic will be held tonight in Oxford.   The clinic will run from 5:30 to 6:30 PM at the Oxford firehouse, more information is available at 337-1673. ———————————— The next Citizen’s Preparedness Series presentation will be held tonight from 7:00 to 8:00 PM, at the church of Jesus Christ …

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 10-13-14

WCDO, News, Radio, NY, Sidney, New York

22-year-old Julian Talamantez was sentenced Friday in Broome county court to 40 years in prison for 1st degree murder and 1st degree attempted murder, in connection with the attack on 22-year-old Jordan Dordell and his 19-year-old pregnant girlfriend in Binghamton. Talamantez and 25-year-old Nigel Saunders are accused of breaking into the Dordell home & beating, …

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 10-13-14

WCDO, News, Radio, NY, Sidney, New York

The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office, Village of Greene Police Department, and State Police executed a search warrant at 87 South Chenango Street in the Village of Greene Friday. Officers arrested 47-year-old Carmine Pezzino for unlawful manufacturing of Methamphetamines; he was arraigned & was remanded to the Chenango County Jail without bail. Officers charged 3 occupants …