A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 6-17-14

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Governor Cuomo wrote to President Obama to request a federal major disaster declaration for several counties, including Delaware & Otsego counties, after recent severe storms and flooding caused serious damage and destruction on May 12th. The storm affected 11 counties, with more than 6,500 homes and businesses were without power and over 130 families with … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 6-16-14

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The proposed “Dream Act”, that would have allowed the children of illegal aliens to access financial aid to college, doesn’t have enough support to make it to the Governors desk. Assemblyman Cliff Crouch explains:   (Crouch 6-16-14)   This year’s legislative session is scheduled to end this Thursday. —————————————- Investigators have been unable to determine … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 6-13-14

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The annual Sidney Hometown Day Parade sponsored by Sidney federal credit union, will be held tomorrow. SFCU Spokesperson Elise Glassett explains: (Elise Glassett 6-13-14) Glassett said that this is the 26th annual parade; it will feature over 100 units. ——————————— Saturday night, the annual Unadilla Flag Day Parade will wind its way along Main Street. … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 6-13-14

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The public is invited to join the Bassett Healthcare Network in saluting Dr. William Streck today. 3 receptions will be held today on the Bassett Medical Center terrace in Cooperstown from 7:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.; noon to 1:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.  Dr. Streck will retire from Bassett July 1st. —————————– … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 6-12-14

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State Police arrested 31 year old Dawn Otte, of Walton, for felony Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated in violation of Leandra’s Law.  The arrest occurred after Troopers at the Delaware Valley Hospital observed an intoxicated woman walk in after driving herself.  An investigation determined that Otte had also dropped off a child, less than 16 years … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 6-12-14

Today’s rainy forecast will move the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum’s 75thAnniversary Celebration Ceremony indoors to the Hall of Fame Gallery, featuring Hall of Famers Phil Niekro and Cal Ripken, at 11:00 AM. The event will be open to those purchasing a Museum admission, it was previously scheduled to be held on the … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 6-11-14

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Governor Cuomo today announced a statewide initiative to combat the rise of heroin use, which includes the addition of 100 investigators to the State Police Community Narcotics Enforcement Team.  The State will make supplies of the heroin antidote “Naloxone” available to all first responder units in the State; Cuomo also announced a targeted awareness campaign … [Read more…]