A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 2-4-15

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

Greene Firefighters responded to a house fire at 671 Hotchkiss Road yesterday afternoon at around 3:40 PM. Mutual aid from Coventry, Chenango Forks and Port Crane responded, with no injuries reported. All occupants escaped without injuries, damage was significant. The investigation into the cause of the fire is continuing. ————————————— Jury selection in the trial …

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 2-3-15

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

Assemblyman Carl Heastie of the Bronx is expected to be voted in as the new Assembly Speaker today in Albany. The 47-year-old democrat will succeed Sheldon Silver, who resigned from the position after 21 year, following his recent arrest on corruption charges. —————————————- Governor Cuomo has submitted a 5-point plan to correct the ongoing issue …

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 2-3-15

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

Governor Cuomo has an executive budget proposed, Area assemblyman Cliff crouch comments: (Crouch 2-3-15) A state budget plan is due April 1st, the beginning of dealing with budget bills has been stalled by the arrest of Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver. —————————————– Area Assemblyman Pete Lopez is waiting to see some movement in the top levels …

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 2-2-15

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

Police agencies across the region are responding a number of accidents today attributed to the weather & slippery road conditions. All roads are open, police advise that if you must travel, leave extra time and drive with extra caution. —————————————– Area Congressman Chris Gibson has begun his 3rd & final term in the U.S. House …

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 2-2-15

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

About 250 people attended the annual Delaware County Fair board dinner Saturday in Walton. State senator John Bonacic said that the Legislature is working on legislation to encourage younger people to go into agriculture: (Bonacic 2-2-15) Delaware County Fair board member John Jackson told WCDO News that various country Acts have been lined up for …

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 1-30-15

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

State Senate Republican leader Dean Skelos of Long Island is being investigated by federal authorities for his outside income. Skelos reported income from a Long Island Law Firm of $150,000 to $250,000 dollars; he also listed a large investment with a Pharmaceutical company. His Assembly counterpart Sheldon Silver was arrested last week on corruption charges …

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 1-30-15

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

The Otsego county Chamber of Commerce will host their 11th annual Chili Bowl Fundraiser this Sunday. The Proceeds will be used for the maintenance of Wilber Mansion, as well as for art scholarships to Carriage House Art Studio. More information is available at can oneonta.org. —————————————– The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive …

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 1-29-15

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

Governor Cuomo announced that the State Police would join local law enforcement agencies across the state in an effort to crack down on impaired driving during Super Bowl weekend. The STOP-DWI campaign will include increased patrols on the roadways and sobriety checkpoints to deter, identify and arrest impaired drivers. During the 2014 campaign, State Police …

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 1-29-15

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

The American Cancer Society’s Tri-Town Relay for Life kick off meeting will be held on Monday February 2nd at 5:30 PM, the United Methodist Church at 12 Liberty Street, Sidney. The Relay for Life will be held Saturday May 9th at General Clinton Park in Bainbridge. Organizers are asking for previous team captains, new team …