A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 5-28-14

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

New York led the nation in yogurt production for the 2nd straight year, according to Governor Cuomo.   The state produced 741 million pounds of yogurt in 2013, an increase of 46 million pounds from the previous year’s total, beating out California by about 150 million pounds.   New York accounted for 15.7% of the country’s … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 5-27-14

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

Sidney Village Police department arrested 6 people following a lengthy narcotics investigation. Charged were 37-year-old Richard Swislosky of Sidney, 30-year-old Stacey Dibble of Bainbridge, 56-year-old Bradley Winner of Mount Upton, 44-year-old Louella Schoener & 31 year old Rebecca Schoener of Greene and Mary Cutting of Unadilla on a variety of drug charges. All were arraigned … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 5-27-14

State Police Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Unit conducted a 72-hour road check at 4 locations along I-86 & State Route 17.  833 inspections were conducted, 1,326 violations discovered and 101 vehicles taken off the road and placed out-of-service for serious safety violations. 45 drivers were taken off the road and placed out of service for severe … [Read more…]

GENERAL CLINTON CANOE REGATTA 2014

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

Nearly 1000 paddlers participated in the 4 day General Clinton Canoe Regatta over the Memorial Day weekend: (Listen to regatta audio in the General Clinton Canoe Regatta Audio Vault, located here) – – – – – – – – – – – – – – The world famous 70-mile endurance races from Cooperstown to Bainbridge … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 5-23-14

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

The South New Berlin Fire Department responded to a house fire on State Highway 23, at around 4:00 this morning. Fire fighters from Morris, New Berlin, Norwich & Mount Upton assisted South New Berlin firefighters at the scene.   Firefighters remained on the scene into the late morning hours, more details are expected to be … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 5-23-14

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

State Police will be out in full force this Memorial Day weekend, to keep the roads safe for the motoring public. Troop C Commanding Officer Major Donald Faughnan comments:   (Major Faughnan 5-23-14)   Major Faughnan also said that Troopers would be on the lookout for those who are using various electronic devices while driving, … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 5-22-14

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

Area assemblyman Cliff Crouch announced his intentions to seek the office for another 2-year term in the 122nd district:   (Crouch 5-22-14)   Crouch cited education, economic development, and mandate relief for taxpayers, businesses, schools and local governments as his main goals. Crouch was first elected to the Assembly in 1995 and serves as chairman … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 5-22-14

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

President Obama will visit the national baseball hall of fame in Cooperstown today. The President & Governor Cuomo will promote the importance of tourism to the state & national economies this afternoon, the Hall of Fame will be closed to the public today, and re-open with normal hours on Friday. ——————————- Governor Cuomo announced that … [Read more…]