P.M. NEWS MONDAY 1-26-15

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

Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver agreed to relinquish his duties on a temporary basis following his arrest last week on federal corruption charges. Silver’s announcement followed calls for his resignation, following accusations that he hid $4 million from bribery and kickback schemes, Silver has led the state assembly since 1994, on Sunday he designated a group … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 1-26-15

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

Another discussion will be held tonight at the Deposit Elementary School regarding the problem of heroin. Deposit principal Theresa Rajner explains: (Theresa Rajner 1-26-15) The event will begin at 6:00 PM tonight. —————————————- The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office arrested 39 year old Scott Brazee of Oxford for 1st degree Sexual Abuse. The arrest stemmed from … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 1-23-15

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

State Police charged 42-year-old Sean Carlin of with criminal possession of marihuana, criminal possession of a weapon, criminal possession of a weapon, criminal possession of a controlled substance 7th degree and endangering the welfare of a child. Carlin was arrested after State Police executed a search warrant at his Windsor residence and seized approximately two … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 1-23-15

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

Local lawmakers are calling for Sheldon Silver to resign as Speaker of the Assembly, following his arrest Thursday in New York City. Area Assemblyman Cliff crouch responds: (Crouch 1-23-15) Silver turned himself in to the FBI Thursday on corruption charges; he is accused of failing to disclose income he received from a second law firm, … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 1-22-15

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

State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was arrested by the FBI Today on federal corruption charges. Silver turned himself into the FBI; he is accused of failing to report income he received from an outside law firm as required. Silver has held office in the State Assembly since 1976 and has been the speaker since 1994. … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 1-22-15

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

The New York Times is reporting today that assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver may be arrested today on corruption charges. Silver was under investigation for failing to report income for up to 10 years. ———————————————— The 3rd murder trial for Cal Harris will begin with Jury selection today in Schoharie County Court. Harris had 2 previous … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 1-21-15

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

Governor Cuomo delivered his combined “State of the State” address & executive Budget presentation to a joint session of the legislature in Albany this afternoon. In His Summation, the Governor quoted his recently departed father & former Governor Mario Cuomo: (Cuomo 1-21-15) Cuomo is proposing about 100 proposals for the legislature to consider in the … [Read more…]