P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 6-10-14

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

The New York State Senate passed a package of bills to address the increase in heroin and opioid abuse, addiction, and related crimes in New York. The bills are part of a comprehensive legislative package proposed by the bipartisan New York State Senate Joint Task Force on Heroin and Opioid Addiction, that area senator Jim … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 6-10-14

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

State Police arrested 53-year-old William Quigley of Sidney, on charges of 1 count of Course of Sexual Conduct Against a Child, & 5 counts of 1st degree Criminal Sexual Act. The arrest followed an investigation into inappropriate sexual acts with a child under the age of 13, Quigley was arraigned in the Oxford Town court … [Read more…]

NEWS MONDAY 6-9-14

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

The Sidney Chamber of Commerce and Utica School of Commerce will hold an Open House on today from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at their New Sidney Location at Tri Town Regional Hospital.  This event is open to Sidney Chamber of Commerce members, directors and the public.  USC will have classes starting on June 16th. ———————————- … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 6-6-14

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

The Sidney Chamber of Commerce will honor their choices for “Citizen of the Years” & Business of the Years “ tonight. Long time Firefighter Barry Cole was chosen as Citizen of the year, he told WCDO News that he just likes to help people:   (Barry Cole 6-6-14)   Video Entertainment Plus was chosen as … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 6-6-14

The Chenango Arts Council announces that Diane Batson-Smith be Executive Director effective July 1st, replacing Victoria Kappel who announced her retirement in January. Batson-Smith has enjoyed a varied career in the arts including her own repertory company in Roanoke, Virginia, an independent film producer, Senior Producer & Project Supervisor for Dreamworks SKG, & a studio … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 6-5-14

Governor Cuomo announced that more than 96,000 jobs are currently available and listed on the State’s Jobs Express website at jobs.ny.gov.   The site sorts jobs by region and occupation, and also allows users to search jobs based on zip code and travel distance. The occupational categories with the most jobs listed now are: Sales, Clerical … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 6-5-14

New York state is partnering with a British company, to hold clinical trials for marijuana-based medication for children, who have seizures that are resistant to their medicine. An agreement was signed between Gov. Cuomo and GW Pharmaceuticals. The state health department, and the company, will develop the framework for a clinical trial for a marijuana-based … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 6-4-14

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

Governor Cuomo noted the importance of the state’s dairy industry, with June being celebrated as “Dairy Month”. Dairy accounts for ½ of the state’s total agricultural income, New York is the 3rd leading producer of milk in the country and also the is now the largest producer of yogurt, cream cheese, sour cream and cottage … [Read more…]