P.M. NEWS MONDAY 3-9-15

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

Governor Cuomo announced that 103 elected officials from all levels of government around the state have joined the “Enough is Enough” campaign to combat sexual violence on college and university campuses. The campaign is a call to action for members of the public to support for the passage of the Governor’s proposal to create the … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 3-9-15

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State Police at Oneonta are investigating the deaths of 44-year-old TIFANNE WELLS & 51-year-old GEORGE JONES at a residence on County Highway 47 in the Town of Oneonta. Otsego County 911 received a call to check the welfare from a concerned party, Troopers responded to the residence at approximately 8:30 Sunday Morning and located both … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 3-6-15

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This weekend, clocks get pushed ahead 1 hour as part of Daylight Savings Time, & the Firemen’s Association of New York urges all New Yorkers to check their smoke and carbon monoxide alarms to ensure that they are functioning properly. the Association recommends cleaning all alarms to remove any debris that might impede their function … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 3-6-15

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Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced that his office is offering tips to consumers for using crowdfunding websites such as GoFundMe, to make charitable and other donations. The sites, which allow users to post fundraising solicitations and receive donations, are changing how individuals raise and donate funds. Complaints can be filed with the Attorney General’s office … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 3-5-15

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Assembly Minority Republicans announced a package of reforms to create greater transparency and accountability in the Assembly. Area Assemblyman Pete Lopez comments: (Lopez 3-5-15) Proposals include enacting 8 year term limits for Legislative Leaders, committee chairmen & Assembly Speaker; televise standing committee meetings, record all committee meetings on the Assembly website; and Allow each member … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS 3-5-15

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The Otsego County Chamber of Commerce will award the recipients of the 2015 Annual Celebration of Business Awards tonight. The NBT Bank Distinguished Business of the Year goes to The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, Carol Blazina is recognized as the Eugene A. Bettiol, Jr. Distinguished Citizen. The Quality of Life award is … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 3-4-15

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Governor Cuomo announced that 11 more businesses plan to expand in or locate to New York State under the START-UP NY program. The businesses will invest nearly $30 million, creating 158 new jobs over the next 5 years in tax-free areas sponsored by State university schools. Morrisville State College will have 54 new jobs that … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 3-4-15

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Governor Cuomo’s $900 million “NY Parks 2020” plan was unveiled this week. The 7-point is a multi-year commitment to invest approximately $900 million into180 state parks, 35 historic sites, and 29 golf courses, which are visited by 62 million people annually. More information is available at 518-474-0456 or nysparks.com. ——————— Cornell Cooperative Extension of Delaware … [Read more…]