P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 3-24-15

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

Bidding has been opened up for a casino in the Southern Tier by the state Gaming Commission. The commission chose only 3 casino bids instead of 4 in December, bypassing the Southern Tier entirely, in favor of a casino to be placed in Seneca County, about 85 mile north of the region. Governor Cuomo requested … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 3-24-15

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

Binghamton mayor Rich David announced that Binghamton Police Chief Joseph Zikuski has been placed on paid administrate leave beginning today. Chief Zikuski has recently been accused of sexual harassment by women working in & around the Binghamton police department. ——————————– The Local Early Intervention Coordinating Council will meet on Today from 1:00 to 3:00 PM … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 3-23-15

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

A “Protect Our Schools” demonstration will be held in Oneonta Thursday as part of a state wide awareness campaign, to let Governor Cuomo know that parents & teachers feel that school are underfunded, over-mandated and that they fear an eventual statewide take-over of schools. Area schoolteacher Michelle Decker comment: (Michelle Decker 3-23-15) Kjersti Van Slyke-Briggs … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 3-23-15

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

The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Town of Plymouth Man for Criminal Mischief. After an investigation of a Domestic Dispute, 21 year old Daniel Brazee was found to have destroyed a family member’s property during the argument; he was arraigned in the Town of Plymouth Court and was remanded to the Chenango County Correctional … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 3-20-15

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

The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office arrested 51 year Donald Scott of Afton following an investigation into the manufacturing of methamphetamines. Deputies responded to 9 Blowers Hill in the Town of Afton after receiving information of a “1- pot” meth lab. Deputies reported that Lab equipment & chemicals used in the cooking process. The State Police … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 3-19-15

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

State Police in Deposit arrested 24 year old Stephen Esolen of Hancock Tuesday for 2nd & 3rd degree Burglary, and 3 counts of Criminal Possession of a Weapon. While investigating the burglary of an estate property in Hancock, Police developed a suspect, who allegedly possessed several blasting caps and a large quantity of C4 explosives. … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 3-19-15

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

Governor Cuomo announced that 11 counties will be eligible under the proposed $30 million Southern Tier Agricultural Economic Development Initiative, including Broome, Chenango, & Delaware Counties. $25 million would help farmers increase agricultural production on farms and improve profitability, as well as support farmers in better managing environmental resources. Projects that are awarded state funding … [Read more…]