P.M. NEWS MONDAY 9-8-14

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The Broome County Sheriff’s Office responded to a car & school bus crash this morning shortly after 7:00 AM, on at State Route 79. Deputies reported that a Harpursville Central School District bus was rear-ended; none of the 26 students were injured. 2 passengers in the car suffered injuries, with one being sent to an …

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 9-8-14

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Testimony will continue this week in Chenango County Court, in the murder trial of Ganesh Ramsaran, who is charged with killing his wife Jennifer in December of 2012. Jennifer’s body was found several months later in a wooded area in the town of Pharsalia. ———————————– U.S. Senators Charles Schumer & Kirsten Gillibrand announced an award …

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 9-5-14

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The murder trial of Ganesh Ramsaran is underway in Chenango County Court in Norwich, as jurors and alternates were seated this week. The prosecution is calling witnesses to testify on the witness stand, Ramsaran is accused of Killing his Wife Jennifer in December 2012. ———————————————– New York State parks, historic sites and campgrounds hosted another …

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 9-5-14

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A weak tornado touched down Tuesday night in Afton, according to the National Weather Service. A storm survey team determined an EF 1 tornado touched down five miles west of Afton and was on the ground for less than 150 yards. The small tornado touched down at 8:32 p.m. about 300 yards west of Saint …

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 9-4-14

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State Senator Tom Libous has spent more than $100,000 in campaign funds on attorneys this year, according to the state Board of Elections. The Thomas Libous’ re-election campaign spent another $53,000 on criminal-defense attorneys from mid-July to late August. That’s on top of the $60,000 it spent on lawyers from mid-January through mid-July, as well …

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 9-4-14

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40 year old Aaron Powell of Binghamton was sentenced Wednesday morning in Broome County Court, for 2 counts of 2nd degree murder & 1 count of 1st degree murder for the murders of his estranged wife Christina Powell & Mario Masciarelli in the Powell Family home. Powell was sentenced to 25 years to life for …

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 9-3-14

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State Senator Tom Libous & his attorney appeared in federal court this morning in White Plains to discuss various motions that the defense will file, including a motion to change the venue to a federal court room in the Northern district of the state.  Motions from Libous’s defense attorney are due by November 3rd; the …

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 9-3-14

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Oneonta Police responded to Morgan Ave for a report of robbery. Police arrested 29 year old Theresa Green of Laurens and 57 year old Marclain Marrero of Oneonta for 1st degree Burglary, 1st degree Robbery, Unlawful Imprisonment, and Criminal Possession of a Weapon, Conspiracy and Menacing. The investigation revealed that the suspects broke into the …

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 9-2-14

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The B-Mets Playoff fate has been decided, following yesterday’s loss to Richmond to end the regular Eastern League Season.   B-Mets spokesman Jim Weed explains:   (Jim Weed 9-2-14)   The B-Mets will be playing Round 1 Playoff Games at home Wednesday and Thursday, against the Portland Sea Dogs. Tickets are available at BMETS.com, at the …

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 9-2-14

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

The trial of accused murderer Ganesh Ramsaran will begin in Chenango County court in Norwich today. He is accused of killing his wife, Jennifer in 2012, Jury Selection is expected to last all week, and testimony is expected to begin next week. Jennifer Ramsaran was reported missing by her husband on December 11th 2012, her …