P.M. NEWS MONDAY 12-29-14

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

Governor Cuomo will deliver 2 inaugural addresses Thursday, as he begins his second term in office. Cuomo will speak at noon at 1 World Trade Center in New York City, and then at about 4:30 PM, he is scheduled to deliver a second inaugural address at the Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society. Cuomo and … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 12-29-14

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Governor Andrew Cuomo submitted a letter to New York State’s Gaming Commission on Friday to re-open bidding for a ‘true’ Southern Tier Region casino license, which was included in Proposition One which was passed on 2013. Tioga Downs would be a likely spot for a casino, as owners at Traditions in Johnson City have backed … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 12-26-14

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Public Comments Sought On Draft State Permit Applications For the Proposed Constitution Pipeline Will Be Accepted now through January 30th, 3 Public Meetings to be held in January. Comments can be submitted to Stephen Tomas, DEC Division of Environmental Permits, 625 Broadway, 4th Floor Albany, 12233 or at dec.sm.constitution@dec.ny.gov. Public meetings are scheduled on Monday … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 12-26-14

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The Chenango United Way has fallen short so far, of reaching their campaign fundraising goal this year. Executive Director Elizabeth Monaco comments: (Elizabeth Monaco 12-26-14) The Chenango United Way helps with funding for 26 local programs and 14 local food pantries and soup kitchens in the County those who would like to contribute can call … [Read more…]

NEWS 12-24-14

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

State Police will be out in full force for the Christmas holiday. Police will be looking for aggressive drivers, drunk drivers, as well as motorists who are using cell phones for calling or texting, and they will be looking for compliance to seat belt laws and the new “Move Over” laws. ————————————- Free Christmas dinners … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 12-23-14

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Sidney Village Officials unveiled their plans to US Senator Chuck Schumer Saturday, to re-invent the Village and get residents out of harms way when future flooding rains hit the region. Sidney Economic Development Director John Redente explains: (John Redente 12-23-14) The village is expecting about 22 million dollars for the plans to move resident out … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 12-23-14

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Chenango county sheriff’s department arrested 2 county residents on charges of Criminal Possession of Stolen Property & Criminal Possession of a weapon. Charged were 22-year-old Samuel Ackermann of Norwich & 24 year old Thomas Ackerman of Otselic following an anonymous phone tip of stolen firearms taken from the town of Smyrna. Thomas Ackerman had previous … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 12-22-14

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The Broome County Sheriff’s Office arrested 35-year-old Brett Hines of Windsor Sunday following the report of a domestic dispute. Hines is accused of breaking televisions, walls & striking a female as she held an infant, then fleeing the scene. State police found Hines in Harpursville and he was taken into custody. Hines was charged with … [Read more…]