WCDO NEWS THURSDAY 7-23-15

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

State Senator Tom Libous of Binghamton was found guilty by jury of lying to the FBI, for using his political influence to get a son Matthew a job with a Westchester County Law firm. The verdict means that Libous is automatically expelled from the state Senate. Matthew Libous was convicted earlier this year of tax … [Read more…]

LIBOUS GUILTY

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

State Senator Tom Libous of Binghamton was found guilty by jury of lying to the FBI, for using his political influence to get a son Matthew a job with a Westchester County Law firm. The verdict means that Libous is automatically expelled from the State Senate. Matthew Libous was convicted earlier this year of tax … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 7-22-15

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

Former State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos & his son Adam are facing new charges in a federal corruption case. A rewritten indictment Tuesday adds more conspiracy and extortion charges against Dean Skelos for allegedly having at least $300,000 illegally steered to Adam, the new indictment also accuses Adam Skelos of obtaining a no-show job … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 7-22-15

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

Jury Deliberations will begin at 9:30 in a Federal courtroom, in the trial of State Senator Tom Libous of Binghamton. Libous is accused of lying to FBI Investigators regarding his alleged use of political influence to get his son Matthew a job with a Westchester County Law Firm, Matthew Libous was convicted of filing false … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 7-21-15

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

UHS officials released a statement that an inspection of the collapsed parking garage site and a comprehensive engineering review are currently underway at Wilson Memorial Hospital in Johnson City,. Officials said that Patient care services that were relocated on Friday due to the proximity to the collapse have been returned to the Picciano building on … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 7-21-15

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

State Police at Sidney arrested 22-year-old Benjamin Stebbins of Gilbertsville for Criminal Trespass and Criminal Mischief. This arrest resulted from a complaint received in the Village of Gilbertsville, the investigation determined that Stebbins had mistakenly entered a residence on Maple Street and then fell asleep on the sofa. While attempting to gain access to the … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 7-20-15

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

Fire investigators have determined that it was a lightning strike that hit the Sidney Federal Credit Union Main branch in Sidney. Vice President of Marketing Keith May told WCDO News that he came to work there at about 6:00 This morning, & the Sidney Fire Department was summoned about an hour later: (Keith May 7-20-15) … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 7-20-15

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

On Saturday Night, State Police, the Chenango Bridge Fire Department and Broome County Dive Team were called to investigate a missing swimmer at a quarry located at 1564 St Rte 12 in the town of Chenango. The swimmer was located by the State Police Scuba Team and identified as 20 year old Robert Burts of … [Read more…]