WCDO NEWS TUESDAY 9-29-15

Governor Cuomo today announced that 8,132 dangerous drivers have been kept off the road during the last three years as result of tough regulations implemented in 2012. Since the measures went into effect three years ago, the DMV has permanently denied licenses to: 1,792 people for accumulating 5 or more alcohol or drug-related driving convictions … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS MONDAY 9-28-15

State Police responded to a Broome County 911 report of a hunting accident in the Town of Sanford. 2 separate groups of hunters were hunting when 45-year-old Duane Wayman of Binghamton failed to observe another hunter & shot him. 50-year-old Andy Patrick of Johnson City was injured near his right eye, the right side of … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS FRIDAY 9-25-15

Governor Cuomo’s job approval rating ticked up slightly from July, up to 50%, according to a poll by the Siena Research Institute Thursday. 42% view Governor Cuomo unfavorably. ———————————- Oneonta officials announced that more tests are being conducted today on their water distribution system. Hydrant flow test & pipe condition tests will be conducted at … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS THURSDAY 9-24-15

10 men were arrested Wednesday on federal charges of conspiring to distribute anabolic steroids and engage in international money laundering in Broome County. The defendants were arrested Wednesday morning in New York, New Jersey, Florida, Georgia and Delaware. The case is being prosecuted by the US Attorney’s office, 4 of the 10 arrested were picked … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS WEDNESDAY 9-23-15

The next Government Office of Storm Recovery Meeting will be held on Thursday from 6:30 to 8:30 PM at the Sidney High School Auditorium. Acquisition and Elevation will be discussed as well as the National Flood Insurance Program. People who received the letter from Delaware County are encouraged to attend as well as any residents … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS TUESDAY 9-22-15

State Troopers arrested 20-year-old Christopher Nunez of Holbrook for reckless driving, unlawful fleeing a police officer and numerous other vehicle and traffic law violations, following a high-speed chase on I-81. Nunez is accused of traveling at over 100 mph on a motorcycle and then failing to stop, Nunez was later found driving his motorcycle in … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS MONDAY 9-21-15

Colgate University officials and the Madison County Sheriff’s Office University have identified the students as Cathryn Depuy and Ryan Adams, both 18 years old and from Ridgefield, Connecticut. The 2 freshmen were killed Sunday after their small plane crashed in a wooded area in the Town of Eaton in Madison County, shortly after take off … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS FRIDAY 9-18-15

The Catholic Charities annual Bands Brew & Barbecue event will be held tomorrow in Norwich. Organizer Robin Beckwith explains: (Robin Beckwith 9-18-15) The event will be held at the Chenango county fairgrounds beginning at 2:00 PM. Tickets are available at the Norwich YMCA, Hummel’s, Garf’s Deli, Commerce Chenango & M&T Bank in Norwich, or online … [Read more…]