A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 11-7-13

Governor Cuomo traveled to Binghamton Wednesday afternoon to discuss how the approved casino gaming amendment has the potential to bring millions of dollars in new revenue as well as provide property tax relief and boost tourism and economic development:   (Cuomo 11-7-13)   The locations for the 4 upstate destination gaming resorts will be selected based …

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 11-6-13

State police arrested Bradley Falkenmeyer of Bainbridge for 2nd degree burglary and 2 counts of criminal possession of a weapon.   The arrest followed an investigation of a theft of firearms on Kilkenny Road in Unadilla in August.   The stolen firearms were recovered; Falkenmeyer was arraigned at the Otsego town court and remanded to the Otsego jail …

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 11-6-13

The unofficial election results are in from the county boards of election: In Delaware County: In the town of Sidney, Republican Gene Pigford wins the Supervisor position; winning town council seats were Democratic incumbent Pete Cordes, & Republican John Woodyshek In the Town of Franklin, Republicans David Grant & Garrett Sitts win board seats, In …

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 11-5-13

The Delaware county sheriffs department announced the arrest of 24-year-old Cameron Wentz of Delhi, in Minnesota last Thursday.  Wentz was wanted on a Delaware County Grand Jury Sealed Indictment Warrant, he was charged as a Fugitive from Justice, he waived extradition and was returned to New York.  Wentz was arraigned Friday on the Sealed Indictment …

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 11-5-13

Today is Election Day, with some contentious local elections garnering most of the attention. In Delaware County, in the town of Sidney, 2 candidates are looking to replace controversial supervisor Bob McCarthy, they are Democrat Bill Heath & Republican Gene Pigford. For the Sidney Town Council, 4 people are vying for 2 seats; they are Democrats …

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 11-4-13

Tomorrow is Election Day, with some contentious local races to be decided by voters.  WCDO News Director Rob Ray looks at some of those races:   (Elections 2013)   State voters tomorrow will be deciding on propositions on the ballot, including the proposal to add 7 casinos, mainly across the Southern Tier & Catskills and …

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 11-4-13

2 people were killed & 2 others were injured in a crash Friday night at around 8:00 PM on State Route 369 in the town of Fenton. The Broome County Sheriff’s Office reported that a 2000 Acura crashed head-on into a Chevy SUV, 2 people in the Acura were killed, They were identified as 17 …

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 11-1-13

The Platinum Street Ballers will be back in Sidney this year, as part of an annual fundraiser for the Sidney Boys & Girl’s club on Saturday November 9th at the Sidney High School Gym.  Club Director Trish Tyrell comments: (Trish Tyrell 11-1-13) Tickets are available at the Boys & Girls club in the Civic Center, …

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 11-1-13

The Guilford Town Board will be holding a special meeting on Saturday afternoon.  The Board will meet at 12:00 Noon at the Guilford town Hall at 223 Marble Road to discuss a Grant Application, the meeting is open to the public. ——————————— Country music star Lee Greenwood will be performing at the Foothills Performing Arts …

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 10-31-13

The Chenango county sheriffs department arrested 41-year-old Paula Adams of Otsego County for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance & Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle.  Adams was charged following a traffic stop in the Town of New Berlin, after an individual was spotted in the vehicle with an active arrest warrant for an …