P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 10-15-13

Chenango county sheriff’s department arrested 42-year-old Terry Bartlett of North Norwich for DWI, Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated, Reckless Endangerment & Endangering the Welfare of a Child.  Deputies accuse Bartlett of driving onto a lawn attempting to hit an adult male victim while 3 children were playing in the yard.  Bartlett then drove onto the public …

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 10-15-13

State police reported that 21-year-old Megan Dunleavy of Connecticut fell from a 5-story roof at the former Kutcher’s resort in Sullivan county Thursday, while working for an event to reform marijuana laws.  Dunleavy was a senior at Hartwick College in Oneonta, foul play was not suspected.   State police reported that Dunleavy had been staying at …

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 10-14-13

Broome county officials are looking to bring in extra revenue, by selling the naming rights of the Broome County veterans Memorial Arena.  County Deputy Executive Bijoy Datta explains:   (Bijoy Datta 10-14-13)   Datta said the “Request For Proposals” was just released; those are due back in 30 days.  Corporate naming rights for the Arena …

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 10-14-13

24-year-old Robert Griswold of Harpursville was charged Thursday, with felony second-degree burglary by state police.  Police investigated a home burglary on Doolittle Road in Colesville on September 21st; Griswold is accused of entering the home without permission and taking property.  Griswold was arraigned at the Colesville town court and sent to the Broome County jail …

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 10-11-13

The Otsego County Sheriff’s department arrested 20-year-old Samantha Rinker of Nineveh for allegedly bringing heroin into the Otsego County jail while being booked on a petty larceny charge.  Rinker was charged with a felony count of promoting prison contraband and criminal possession of a controlled substance, during processing Rinker was in possession of a small …

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 10-11-13

With the federal government shutdown, New Yorkers are wondering how the stoppage in Washington will affect the state’s residents.  Area assemblyman Pete Lopez comments:   (Lopez 10-11-13)   Lopez said that one of the main concerns locally is for the dairy industry, as safe guards against low milk prices for milk producers are not in …

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 10-10-13

Delaware County Sheriff’s Deputies, their K-9 unit and State Troopers, arrested 3 area residents on Sealed Grand Jury Indictment Warrants issued by the Delaware County Court following a home invasion robbery investigation.  Arrested were 32-year-old Leon Grizzard of South Kortright, 27-year-old Amanda Gahan of Walton and 27 year old Andrew Dougherty for 1st degree Robbery, …

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 10-10-13

State senator Tom Libous announced that the recent $90 Million dollar restoration of funding for the Office for People With Developmental Disabilities, would keep about half their program s targeted for cuts, to continue to operate.  Libous said that many who are being treated at the Broome County facilities can not be acclimated into the …

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 10-9-13

Otsego county sheriffs Deputies arrested 29-year-old Brandon Empie of Milford for allegedly threatening to kill Otsego county judge John Lambert  & burn his house down.  The sheriff’s department Criminal Investigation Division investigated and consulted with the district attorney’s office, Empie was arrested Tuesday on charges of making a terrorist threat, he was arraigned in Town …

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 10-9-13

State police report that 21 year old Maisie Grant of Norwich was killed, when she drove her car into a tree Monday night.   Grant was driving on River Road in Unadilla, when she failed to negotiate a corner & crashed into a tree.  Grant was pronounced her dead at the scene. —————————– Delaware county sheriff’s …