P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 7-26-13

The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division arrested 23 year old Alexander Phelan of Bainbridge for Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance, Criminal Possessing a Hypodermic Instrument, Criminally Using Drug Paraphernalia and Unlawful Possession of Marihuana.  The Sheriff’s Office seized Heroin, Marihuana, Prescription Medication, Scales, Packaging Material, and Cash; …

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 7-26-13

Saturday will be Cullman Community day at Keith Clark Park In Sidney, with a variety of races in the morning, and other activities scheduled for the afternoon hours.  Cullman Director Amy Williams comments:   (Amy Williams 7-26-13)   New this year is a talent show at 1:00 at the Pavilion in Keith Clark Park, Spokesman …

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 7-25-13

Governor Cuomo today signed legislation that will make the killing of a police animal a felony. Specially trained police animals, are relied upon by law enforcement to keep New Yorkers safe, the new law will make the killing of a police dog or a police horse while it is performing its duties a class E …

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 7-25-13

The New York State Police continue to look for qualified candidates who are interested in becoming State Troopers. The State Police is seeking candidates who meet the qualifications to take the trooper examination which will be offered on four separate Saturdays in October in New York City.  Those interested can apply on-line at: www.NYTROOPER.com, or at …

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 7-24-13

State Police at Sidney arrested 36-year-old Brian Johns of Franklin, for Criminal Possession of a Control Substance, Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle and Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs.  The arrest resulted from a traffic accident investigation on State Route 357 in Franklin where Johns was found possessing 11 packets of heroin in his vehicle.  …

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 7-24-13

State Police in Oneonta investigated a 2-car fatal motor vehicle accident on State Route 23 in the Town of Oneonta Tuesday morning.  The investigation revealed that 66-year-old Francis Gesel of Massachusetts crossed into the westbound lane into the path of a Hyundai operated by 62-year-old Terry Church of Oneonta.  Gesel was transported to Fox Hospital for …

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 7-23-13

State Police in Oneonta are currently investigating a two-vehicle fatal motor vehicle accident that occurred on State Route 23 and County Route 11, in the Town of Oneonta, at around 8:45 this morning.  State Route 23 is closed in both directions.  County Route 11 is closed just at the intersection.  Local fire department personnel are …

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 7-23-13

Over 2 ½ inches of heavy rain, led to areas of Flash flooding in Otsego County last night.  Officials reported water over sections of Main & chestnut streets in Oneonta last night, the Otsego county sheriff’s departments reported that County Highway 31 was closed between Cooperstown and Glimmerglass State Park, and County Route 11C was …

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 7-22-13

The Joint Landowners coalition of Central New York announced they will hold an event to mark the five-year anniversary of the moratorium on high-volume hydraulic fracturing in NY.  Coalition officials said that State and Local political leaders are expected to speak at the Event at the Holiday Inn of downtown Binghamton tomorrow from 2:00 to …

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 7-22-13

Delaware County District Attorney Investigators arrested 29-year-old Anthony McCool of Walton Friday, for 1st degree Criminal Sexual Act.  McCool is accused of engaging in sexual conduct with a person less than 11 years old, he was arraigned in the Village of Walton Court and remanded to The Delaware County Correction Facility on $20,000 bail. McCool …