A.M. NEWS MONDAY 2-16-15

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Chenango County Sheriff’s Department arrested a New Berlin resident for 4th Degree Grand Larceny. 49-year-old Mary Gorman was charged for allegedly stealing over $4,500 from the victim by using a debit card that did not belong to her to make purchases. She was arraigned in the Town of Norwich Court. She was released and is … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 2-13-15

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The City of Oneonta is experiencing a treated water supply shortage as a result of a break in an 8” high service line on upper West Street. All municipal water customers in the City and Town of Oneonta are asked to immediately comply with water conservation measures, until further notice. Residents with questions about water … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 2-13-15

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Governor Cuomo is giving a challenge to the state Legislature to enact ethics reforms quickly, or face the possibility that a 5th straight on time budget will not happen: (Cuomo 2-13-15) Cuomo reiterated the need for ethics reforms for lawmakers, after Sheldon silver became the most recent legislative leader to be arrested on corruption charges. … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 2-12-15

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Congressman Chris Gibson has re-introduced The Tick-borne Disease Research Transparency and Accountability Act. The bill requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services to consult with a working group to submit a strategic plan to Congress within three years that includes benchmarks to measure progress. The legislation passed the House of Representatives last year but … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 2-11-15

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Witness Testimony has begun in the 3rd murder trial of Cal Harris. Barbara Thayer was the first to testify, she served as the Harris family’s nanny around the time of Michele Harris’s death in September 2001. Cal Harris was convicted twice before in Tioga county court, those convictions were overturned on appeal; this 3rd trial … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 2-11-15

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State Senator Jim Seward announced the launch of an on-line petition drive in support of his initiative to cut New York’s gas tax. (Seward 2-11-15) Senator Seward’s petition to “Cut The Gas Tax” can be found on his website, senatorjimseward.com. —————————————– The Tri Town Relay For Life kick off meeting has been rescheduled to begin … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 2-10-15

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The Executive Budget holds down spending and boosts state reserves, according to a report released today by State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli. The proposed budget increases potential out-year gaps and gives the Executive new latitude to move and spend money outside the formal appropriation process, including billions of dollars in financial settlements. The Division of the … [Read more…]