A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 8-8-13

A.m. news Thursday 8-8-13 Former state Senate Majority Leader Joe Bruno is expected to face a second federal trial after an appeals court on Tuesday rejected his claim of double jeopardy.  Bruno was convicted in 2009 of 2 counts of mail fraud, that the U.S. Supreme Court overturned conviction.  Bruno was accused of taking  $440,000 …

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 8-7-13

The deadline to register to vote in the upcoming September primary elections is August 16th.  Governor Cuomo announced that so far, more than 200,000 New Yorkers have used the state’s new online MyDMV, and automated systems to register, or update, their voter registration since its launch last year.  Those who wish to vote in the September primaries …

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 8-7-13

Congressman Chris Gibson will appear in Oneonta this morning, to meet with veterans at 10:00 AM at the Veteran’s club at 279 Chestnut Street.   Congressman Gibson will give an update on veteran’s issues before Congress and take questions. —————————————— The Chenango county sheriff’s department arrested 34-year-old Hayes Cutting of Bainbridge on a Parole Warrant & for …

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 8-6-13

The New York State Division of Consumer Protection is alerting the public to be aware of text messages from entities acting as financial institutions, utility companies or cell phone service providers. The text messages prompt recipients to click on a link or call a number, when consumers reply, they are prompted to share personal information like …

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 8-6-13

State Police released the name of the 2nd fatality in the 2-car motor vehicle accident on County Route 35 in the Town of Oxford early Sunday morning.  Police reported that 15-year-old Brandy Smith was the driver of the 2000 Ford Focus that crossed into the path of a Dodge Caravan operated by 48-year-old David Clark …

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 8-5-13

State police responded to the report of an accident in the town of Deposit early Saturday morning.  52-year-old Gerald Kamp of Deposit drove his Mercedes Benz off of airport road & into a tree, at about 6:00 AM Saturday, when he failed to make a sharp left curve in the road.  Kamp was pronounced dead …

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 8-5-13

State Police investigated a 2-car double fatal motor vehicle accident on County Route 35 in the Town of Oxford early Sunday morning. The investigation revealed that a 2000 Ford Focus driven by 15 year old Brandy Smith of Bainbridge, crossed over the centerline into a Dodge Caravan operated by 48-year-old David Clark of Oxford. Clark was …

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 8-2-13

The Chenango county sheriffs department investigated a reported shooting Thursday afternoon on county route 7 in McDonough.  47-year-old Connie Hendrickson of Greene was charged with 2 counts each of attempted assault, reckless endangerment and menacing, for allegedly shooting at 2 people and a vehicle.  Hendrickson was arraigned and was remanded to the Chenango county jail on …

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 8-2-13

Governor Cuomo announced that $1.3 million dollars will be provided by FEMA to support the elevation of 13 residential properties in the Village of Greene, that were damaged in 2011 during Tropical Storm Lee. (HMGP), the properties were deemed eligible due to the continuing risk of future flooding in the area, & the project will …

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 8-1-13

The Variety of musical events is continuing in Chenango County this weekend.  The Chenango Summer Jam will have a variety of acts performing Saturday in Norwich, according to spokesman Eric Larsen:   (Eric Larsen 8-1-13)   More information about all of the musical acts & their scheduled start times are available at chenangosummerjam.org. ———————— The Delaware …