State Police, the State Liquor Authority and the State University at Delhi conducted an Underage Drinker Initiative detail on Saint Patrick’s Day.   3 college students were used as operatives at bar checks in Stamford & Oneonta.  John’s Tavern in Stamford, the Sip N’ Sail Tavern in Oneonta, & the Red Jug Tavern in Oneonta all … [Read more…]


State Police arrested 51 year old Meridee Carpenter of New Berlin for Aggravated DWI with a BAC result of .27% & other traffic violations.  Carpenter was charged following the report of a vehicle crashing into the Dollar General Store on Main Street in Sherburne and then fleeing the scene.  State Police located the vehicle being … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 3-24-14

State Police arrested 21-year-old Dustin Mangino for 4th degree Arson & Criminal Possession of Marihuana.  The arrest follows a joint investigation by State Police and the Broome County Fire Investigation Unit into a house fire at 2705 Yale Street in Endwell.  Investigators determined that the fire was recklessly caused by Mangino while cooking Butane Hash … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 3-24-14

The Delaware County Sheriff’s Office, assisted by the Otsego County Sheriff’s Office, arrested 32-year-old Landon Cullipher of Oneonta, on a Sealed Indictment Warrant for 3 counts of Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance, for allegedly selling heroin in Davenport.  Investigators also arrested 21-year-old William Effner of Delhi for 3 counts of Criminal Sale of a … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 3-21-14

The family of long time Franklin firefighter James Wilber, has established “Jim’s Fire Squad” where they plan to donate toy fire trucks to children battling cancer at Saint Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.  Wilber succumbed to a heart attack while responding to a call on February 9th tragically lost his life on the way to a call; … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 3-21-14

This week’s announcement regarding the new Amphenol plant in Sidney getting a direct tap from the proposed Constitution Pipeline still waits for federal approval for the project.  Constitution Pipeline Spokesman Chris Stockton explains:   (Chris Stockton 3-21-14)   Stockton said that if the project is approved, construction would begin next January, along the I-88 corridor … [Read more…]


Congressman Richard Hanna delivered a proclamation today to Norwich Mayor Joe Mauriano on the city’s 100th anniversary.  Mauriano commented about his city’s accomplishments throughout that period in history:   (Mayor Mauriano 3-20-14)   Congressman Richard Hanna said he is impressed with the city of Norwich & their ability to progress & maintain the small hometown … [Read more…]


Officials with the Constitution Pipeline, Leatherstocking Gas Company & Amphenol in Sidney announced on Tuesday a plan to get natural gas services to Amphenol’s new plant, as well as to towns and businesses along the I-88 Corridor.  Rick Aiken of Amphenol said that Amphenol would be one of the “tap” locations, where natural gas would … [Read more…]