A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 12-3-14

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

New campaign finance records show that Governor Andrew Cuomo spent more than $35 million on his successful bid for a 2nd term. Disclosures filed Monday show that Cuomo still has more than $9 million in his campaign account, & he raised $1.3 million in the period between October 24th & December 1st. Cuomo raised more … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 12-2-14

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

The Sidney Chamber of Commerce has scheduled their annual Christmas parade fro this Friday night, Chamber Director Kerri Green comments: (Kerri Green 12-2-14) Parade participants are reminded to line up in the parking lot before the parade at 5:30. The parade begins at 6:30 ———————————————- Governor Cuomo received a status report outlining progress by State … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 12-2-14

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

Governor Cuomo announced yesterday that for World AIDS Day the statewide Ending the Epidemic Task Force he created earlier this year has made significant progress toward developing a blueprint to implement his 3-point plan to decrease new cases of HIV to 750 per year by 2020. The Task Force has held 14 forums that attracted … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 12-1-14

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

39-year-old Ganesh Ramsaran was sentenced to 25 years to life in jail this morning, for the murder of his wife Jennifer in 2012. Ramsaran received the maximum penalty for 2nd degree murder in Chenango County court today, he was found guilty of the murder of his wife in September. Ramsaran faces court action later in … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 12-1-14

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

State Police are assisting the Village of Walton Police Department in the investigation of an Armed Robbery Friday at approximately 6:44 pm at Smokers Choice store at 169 Delaware Street in Walton. The suspect is believed to be approximately 5’4″ and was wearing a Spiderman mask and green sweatshirt with a distinctive design. Suspect may … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 11-28-14

State Police will continue with their Thanksgiving weekend traffic safety initiative, in an effort to prevent highway tragedies during this holiday weekend. State Police will continue with patrols focusing on speed enforcement, impaired driving, underage drinking, and distracted driving, they will also have fixed sobriety checkpoints and the “Operation Hang Up” which targets distracted drivers … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 11-28-14

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

The fifth annual Small Business Saturday is tomorrow, it’s designed to support and promote small businesses nationwide, falling each year during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Steve Craig of Commerce Chenango comments: (Steve Craig 11-28-14) Consumers spent $5.7 billion on Small Business Saturday last year; more information is available at smallbusinesssaturday.com. ——————— The Canadian Pacific Holiday … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 11-26-14

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

NYSEG crews are getting prepared for the winter storm that is hitting the region today & early tomorrow. Nyseg officials remind customers to Keep flashlights, a battery-powered radio or TV and fresh batteries handy for this or any storm situation, have at least 1 telephone that is not dependent on electricity with batteries fully charged, … [Read more…]