P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 7-25-14

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

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 7-25-14 Tomorrow will be the Sidney chamber’s annual Arts and Music Festival, with a full line up of events on Main Street in Sidney. Sidney Chamber Spokesperson Kerri Green explains: (Kerri Green 7-25-14) Green said that a shuttle bus will be available for those who want to attend both the Arts & …

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 7-25-14

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Aaron Powell was found guilty on murder charges yesterday in Broome County Court. Jury deliberations lasted only about 2 hours yesterday afternoon, the jury found the 40 year old Powell guilty on 2 counts of 2nd degree murder & 1 counts of 1st degree murder, for the murder of his estranged wife Christina Powell, & …

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 7-24-14

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The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office executed a “no knock” search warrant at 386 Neff Hill Road in the Town of Bainbridge, following a lengthy narcotics investigation. Investigators arrested 33-year-old Amber Chesebro & 33-year-old Manuel Thillet, on charges of 1st degree Criminal Nuisance & Criminal Use of Drug Paraphernalia. The Narcotics Division recovered cash, drug paraphernalia …

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 7-24-14

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Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services’ upgraded New York State’s general obligation bonds to ‘AA+’ with stable outlook from ‘AA’, the highest rating of New York since 1972. All three major credit rating agencies have upgraded New York in recent weeks and now each have the State one notch from their highest ratings. S&P’s upgrade is …

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 7-23-14

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The State Division of Criminal Justice Services, the state health department ant the office of alcoholism & substance abuse services joined forces to train police officers from the Southern Tier and Capital Region in the use of Naloxone which reverses the effect of overdoses caused by heroin or other opioids, such as hydrocodone and oxycodone. …

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 7-23-14

Governor Cuomo today announced that New Yorkers could, buy tickets online to attend the Great New York State Fair at nysfair.org/buy-tickets. The Fair, runs from August 21 to September 1, online tickets can be purchased at a 40% discount over the price at the gate. The secure website sells five products including the single-day ticket, …

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 7-22-14

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Cullman Community Day will be held this Saturday in Sidney, with a variety of activities planned, mostly at Keith Clark Park.    Cullman director Amy Williams explains:   (Amy Williams 7-22-14)   The public is invited to attend and participate; more information is available at 563-7529. —————————– State residents will vote on the $2 billion Smart …

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 7-21-14

The Chenango county sheriff’s department arrested 20-year-old Thomas Knickerbocker of Sherburne on charges of 2nd degree Rape, Criminal Sexual Act, Possessing a Sexual Performance by a Child, Disseminating Indecent Material to a Minor, and Endangering the Welfare of a Child. Knickerbocker was charged in the Town of North Norwich, he is accused of engaging in …