A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 4-25-13

Chenango county sheriff’s deputies arrested 2 Norwich area youths for 2nd degree Burglary, 5th degree Conspiracy & Criminal Mischief.  The arrests followed an investigation into a residential burglary in the Town of Norwich in which the subjects allegedly forced their way into the victim’s residence and stole items inside.  Both subjects were issued Juvenile Appearance …

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 4-24-13

State Police Reported that 71-year-old Barbara Cadwell died in the blaze at 311 Tunnel Road in the town of Fenton Tuesday morning.  Firefighters responded to the blaze at around 4:29 AM to find the home engulfed in flames, the cause of Cadwell’s death has been ruled as asphyxiation due to smoke inhalation and carbon monoxide …

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 4-24-13

State police announced that one woman was killed in a fire in Port Crane.   State Police,  the Broome County Fire Investigation Team, the New York State Office of Fire Prevention and Control, and the Broome County Coroner’s Office are investigating a fatal structure fire occurring Tuesday morning at 311 Tunnel Road in the Town of …

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 4-23-13

Oneonta Police arrested 24-year-old Joshua West of Oneonta and 21-year-old Kyle Macken of Oneonta on charges of 1st degree robbery and 2nd degree assault.  The 2 were charged in connection with a robbery at knifepoint, the victim suffered a broken nose in the attack.  West and Macken face court action on the charges shortly, the …

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 4-23-13

Governor Cuomo today appointed Daniel Horwitz to serve as the Chair of the Joint Commission on Public Ethics, known as “J-COPE”.   The current Chair, Westchester County DA Janet DiFiore, will resign in order to run for reelection in November.  JCOPE was created as part of Governor Cuomo’s ethics reform package passed in 2011 to address …

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 4-22-13

The Broome County Sheriff’s Office arrested 30-year-old Jason Lamoree of the town of Colesville for cruelty to animals.  Deputies discovered 2 deceased dogs & 2 emaciated & dehydrated dogs on the property, Lamoree was released and ordered to appear in town court at a later date. ——————- New York Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli has called for …

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 4-22-13

The national weather service confirmed that an F1 tornado touched down Friday night, from South Afton Road in Bennettsville, across Neff Hill and crossing state route 8 between Masonville & Sidney Friday night.  The tornado touched down at around 7:53 PM, caused damaged to numerous structures, knocked down trees and damaged vehicles, the maximum width …

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 4-19-13

New York State yogurt processors were the top producers with 692 million pounds of yogurt in 2012, beating out California by more than 100 million pounds.  The increases production follows Governor Cuomo’s Yogurt Summit last year, where regulations will lifted on May 8th to help New York Dairy farms with 200 to 299 mature dairy …

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 4-19-13

The Cornell Cooperative Extension of Delaware County will hold an energy Symposium tomorrow at Suny Delhi.  The event will be held in Catskill Hall from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM, topics include: Efficiency and Savings, heating with wood pellets, new technologies for home and business with solar thermal, solar-voltaic and small wind turbines, the Grass …

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 4-18-13

The Skateboard Committee sponsored by the Sidney Youth Advocate program will be hosting a free ziti dinner tonight at the Sidney high school cafeteria.  Committee spokesperson Ronnie Haag said that the interest continues among area youth in a skateboard park, & Sidney superintendent Bill Christensen will give a presentation tonight:   (Ronnie Haag 4-18-13)   …