A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 8-1-13

State Police at Sidney arrested 34-year-old Nicholas Schiotis, of Unadilla for Driving While Intoxicated, following an investigation into a 1car property damage motor vehicle accident on Sheep Pen Road in Unadilla.   Schiotis was arraigned in the Town of Unadilla Court and released by the judge to reappear on August 18th. —————————- The Sidney Chamber Annual …

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 7-31-13

The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office, Cortland County Sheriff’s Office, and State Police conducted a “no knock” search warrant in the Town of Pitcher Tuesday.  23-year-old Charles Baker of Pitcher was charged with Unlawful Manufacturing of Methamphetamine, Unlawful Disposal of Methamphetamine Laboratory Material, Criminal Possession of Methamphetamine Manufacturing Material, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance and …

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 7-31-13

Broome County Sheriffs & alongside the State Parole Officers arrested 35 year old Raymond Copp of Johnson City & 24 year old Lynette Copp of Conklin.   Parole officers had a felony warrant for Raymond Copp, they had learned that he was at his sister’s home in Conklin.  Officers went to pick up Copp in Conklin Tuesday; …

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 7-30-13

Tickets are still available for Bernie Williams at the Foothills Performing Arts center Friday night.  The show is a homecoming for the former New York Yankee Centerfielder, whose pro career began as an Oneonta Yankee.  Foothills spokesman Huemac Garcia explains:   (Huemac Garcia 7-30-13)   Tickets are available at 431-2080 or at FoothillsPAC.org. ——————————— Governor Cuomo …

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 7-30-13

The names of the five victims have been released from Saturday’s fatal helicopter crash in Noxen Township Pennsylvania.  The National Transportation and Safety Board is investigating the cause of the crash of the helicopter that took off Saturday from Tri-Cities Airport in Endicott, investigators said that the air traffic control lost communication with the flight …

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 7-29-13

State Police in Oneonta investigated a fatal ATV accident that occurred at 114 Stonybrook Road in the Town of Otego Sunday.  42-year-old Timothy Lewis and 49 year old Debra Chickerell, of Otego, were traveling on a dirt driveway, when they lost control of the ATV and overturned causing both the operator and passenger to be …

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 7-29-13

Pennsylvania State Police that 5 people died in a helicopter crash in Wyoming County Saturday night.  4 adults and 1 child were killed; the helicopter departed from the Tri-Cities Airport in Endicott, search crews located the helicopter Sunday afternoon on South Mountain in Noxen Township.  The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating. ——————— Governor Cuomo announced …

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 7-26-13

The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division arrested 23 year old Alexander Phelan of Bainbridge for Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance, Criminal Possessing a Hypodermic Instrument, Criminally Using Drug Paraphernalia and Unlawful Possession of Marihuana.  The Sheriff’s Office seized Heroin, Marihuana, Prescription Medication, Scales, Packaging Material, and Cash; …

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 7-26-13

Saturday will be Cullman Community day at Keith Clark Park In Sidney, with a variety of races in the morning, and other activities scheduled for the afternoon hours.  Cullman Director Amy Williams comments:   (Amy Williams 7-26-13)   New this year is a talent show at 1:00 at the Pavilion in Keith Clark Park, Spokesman …

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 7-25-13

Governor Cuomo today signed legislation that will make the killing of a police animal a felony. Specially trained police animals, are relied upon by law enforcement to keep New Yorkers safe, the new law will make the killing of a police dog or a police horse while it is performing its duties a class E …