P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 3-10-15

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The Oneonta common council has appointed council members Mike Lynch & Larry Malone to co-chair the Mayor Richard Miller Memorial Task force. Both will be responsible for forwarding recommendations on how the city of Oneonta will honor Mayor Miller, who died last year nomination from the public can be emailed to dkendall@oneonta.ny.us, or may be … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 3-10-15

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Autopsies were conducted Monday on Tifanne Wells, the manner of her death to be a homicide caused by 2 gunshot wounds. The autopsy on George Jones ruled the manner of his death to be a suicide as a result of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. State Police stated that the investigation is continuing, it is believed … [Read more…]

Update to PM News Monday 3-9-15

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Forensic Pathologist, Dr. James Terzian conducted an autopsy today on Tifanne Wells and ruled the manner of her death to be a homicide caused by two gunshot wounds.  Dr. Terzian conducted an autopsy on George Jones and ruled the manner of his death to be a suicide as a result of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 3-9-15

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Governor Cuomo announced that 103 elected officials from all levels of government around the state have joined the “Enough is Enough” campaign to combat sexual violence on college and university campuses. The campaign is a call to action for members of the public to support for the passage of the Governor’s proposal to create the … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 3-9-15

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State Police at Oneonta are investigating the deaths of 44-year-old TIFANNE WELLS & 51-year-old GEORGE JONES at a residence on County Highway 47 in the Town of Oneonta. Otsego County 911 received a call to check the welfare from a concerned party, Troopers responded to the residence at approximately 8:30 Sunday Morning and located both … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 3-6-15

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This weekend, clocks get pushed ahead 1 hour as part of Daylight Savings Time, & the Firemen’s Association of New York urges all New Yorkers to check their smoke and carbon monoxide alarms to ensure that they are functioning properly. the Association recommends cleaning all alarms to remove any debris that might impede their function … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 3-6-15

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Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced that his office is offering tips to consumers for using crowdfunding websites such as GoFundMe, to make charitable and other donations. The sites, which allow users to post fundraising solicitations and receive donations, are changing how individuals raise and donate funds. Complaints can be filed with the Attorney General’s office … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 3-5-15

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Assembly Minority Republicans announced a package of reforms to create greater transparency and accountability in the Assembly. Area Assemblyman Pete Lopez comments: (Lopez 3-5-15) Proposals include enacting 8 year term limits for Legislative Leaders, committee chairmen & Assembly Speaker; televise standing committee meetings, record all committee meetings on the Assembly website; and Allow each member … [Read more…]