P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 3-27-15

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

Governor Cuomo repeated that ethics reform remains the top issue in relation to a new state budget, and that reports that there is a deal close at hand with the state senate republican leadership is premature. Cuomo said that the second major issue in the budget is education, & how to address and fix a … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 3-27-15

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

A Town of Sidney woman was arrested by the Chenango County Sheriff’s Office on an active Arrest Warrant for Criminal Sale Controlled Substance and Criminal Possession Controlled Substance. 34 year old Amber Chesebro was arraigned and is being held on $30,000 cash bail in the Chenango County Correctional Facility. —————————— On Thursday morning Delaware County … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 3-26-15

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

State Police arrested 17-year-old Travis Bowee of Otsego for Endangering the Welfare of a Child, Criminal Mischief, Petty Larceny and Harassment, following the investigation of a domestic dispute. Bowee is accused of grabbing & pushing a victim while she was holding onto a baby, grabbing a cell phone & shattering a glass door. Bowee was … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 3-26-15

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

Police in Broome County arrested 3 people on drug charges. Arrested were 28 year old Jessica Titus, 17 year old Maria Champion-Cruz & 35 year old Richard Madison on a variety of drug charges & conspiracy, for allegedly bring illegal drugs to Broome County from New York City by bus, with intent to sell in … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS WEDNESDAY 3-25-15

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

State Budget Conference Committees ideally need to get their worked wrapped up this week, if lawmakers & the governor want the annual spending plan enacted on time. Area assemblyman Cliff Crouch Comments: (Crouch 3-25-15) Governor Cuomo has tied ethics reforms for lawmakers to the budget this year, the assembly leadership is going along with the … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 3-24-15

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

Bidding has been opened up for a casino in the Southern Tier by the state Gaming Commission. The commission chose only 3 casino bids instead of 4 in December, bypassing the Southern Tier entirely, in favor of a casino to be placed in Seneca County, about 85 mile north of the region. Governor Cuomo requested … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 3-24-15

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

Binghamton mayor Rich David announced that Binghamton Police Chief Joseph Zikuski has been placed on paid administrate leave beginning today. Chief Zikuski has recently been accused of sexual harassment by women working in & around the Binghamton police department. ——————————– The Local Early Intervention Coordinating Council will meet on Today from 1:00 to 3:00 PM … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 3-23-15

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

A “Protect Our Schools” demonstration will be held in Oneonta Thursday as part of a state wide awareness campaign, to let Governor Cuomo know that parents & teachers feel that school are underfunded, over-mandated and that they fear an eventual statewide take-over of schools. Area schoolteacher Michelle Decker comment: (Michelle Decker 3-23-15) Kjersti Van Slyke-Briggs … [Read more…]