WCDO NEWS TUESDAY 8-25-15

I-88 Speedway will host the Earl Halaquist memorial tonight at the fairgrounds in Afton. I-88 Speedway spokesperson Denise Paige comments: (Denise Paige 8-21-15) Adult admissions will be $16.00; children 9 to 14 can get in for $8.00 & children 8 & under are free. Hot Laps will begin at 6:15 tonight at I-88 Speedway in … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS MONDAY 8-24-15

A Cincinnatus man who was reported missing for 8 days & was found alive, Saturday at Wilson hospital, after being reunited with family members. 81-year-old Alfred Turshman died Saturday, Turshman Was reported missing the previous weekend, many area volunteers came out to assist law enforcement efforts. Funeral services will be held at the Sharp Funeral … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS FRIDAY 8-21-15

The Otsego County Sheriff’s department arrested former New York Ranger NHL player Dale Purinton in Laurens, in connection with an assault case in Oneida County. Purinton was apprehended in Laurens, where he was reportedly staying with family members, he was turned over to Oneida deputies after a warrant was issued charging him with 1st degree … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS THURSDAY 8-20-15

The Broome County Sheriff’s Office, State Police Warrant Task Force and the State Parole apprehended Justin Knapp at a residence on Route 369 in the Town of Fenton. Knapp had a parole warrant for dangerous drugs violations; additional charges will be filed regarding a “one-pot” methamphetamine Knapp allegedly cooked. Knapp attempted to break out a … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS WEDNESDAY 8-19-15

The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office arrested 35-year-old Robert Collins of Sherburne after he was found to be manufacturing methamphetamine along the banks of the Chenango River in the Village of Sherburne. Narcotics Detectives located Collins cooking methamphetamine using the “one pot” method; Collins was charged with Unlawful Manufacturing Methamphetamine, Unlawful Disposal of Methamphetamine Laboratory Material, … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS TUESDAY 8-18-15

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Governor Cuomo today announced that emergency regulations have been adopted by the State Department of Health to prevent the spread of Legionella bacteria and protect New Yorkers from future outbreaks of Legionnaires’ disease. The regulations take effect immediately. The Governor announced that the Department of Health has launched a general tip line; 1-888-769-7243, to respond … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS MONDAY 8-17-15

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State Police are looking for 81-year-old Alfred Turshman of 232 Frye Road in the Town of German. Turshman was reported missing from his home since August 14th at approximately 1:00 PM in the hamlet of Cincinnatus. Turshman is an 81-year-old white male who has dementia. He is 5’08” and weighs about 180 pounds. He is … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS FRIDAY 8-14-15

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The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office arrested a City of Norwich man for Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance. The sheriff’s Narcotics Division arrested 22 year old Stephen Reilly following a narcotics investigation which began in the Town of Plymouth. While investigating an unattended death in the Town of Plymouth, packets of heroin were recovered from … [Read more…]