P.M. NEWS MONDAY 6-22-15

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

State Police are looking for 31 year old Yishiro Hamata, also Known as Tyrell Avery Rogers from Morris, who has been missing since June 16th. Hamata is described as a black male, 6’ 1”, weighing between 285 – 300 pounds, last seen wearing a gray pullover sweatshirt, jeans and black shoes. Hamata has a tattoo … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 6-22-15

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

Delaware County Sheriff’s Deputies, with the assistance of Bronx County Sheriff’s Deputies, arrested 31-year-old Crest Wood of the Bronx for Manslaughter and Criminally Negligent Homicide. Wood was indicted by a Delaware County Grand Jury, for her role in the August 21, 2014 two car, head-on collision on Cat Hollow Road in the Town of Colchester … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 6-19-15

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

State Police are continuing the search for escaped Clinton Correctional Facility inmates David Sweat and Richard Matt. To date, state, federal and local law enforcement officers have cleared more than 160 unoccupied buildings and seasonal homes, and have searched 585 miles of railroad beds and trails. Today’s search involves all available assets, including aviation and … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 6-19-15

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

On Saturday, at 7:30 PM, Former World Heavyweight Champion Larry Holmes is coming to the Oneonta Theatre, to celebrate the release of the audio book version of his former rival’s biography, Meet Marvis Frazier: The Story of the Son of Smokin’ Joe, which was co-authored by Jamie Potter of Otego. Holmes won the Championship in … [Read more…]

WCDO NEWS THURSDAY 6-18-15

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

Voters in the Walton Central School District decided to pass its budget Tuesday by a slim vote of 511 people in favor and 510 opposed. The $20.5 million spending plan lowers the tax levy by 5%. ——————————— Tri-Town Boys and Girls Club is having a Theater Production: “Sidney: Past, Present & Future”, today & tomorrow … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 6-17-15

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

Delaware County Sheriff’s Deputies participated in an aggressive driving enforcement detail last Friday, funded through the Governor’s Traffic Safety Committee, they arrested a Walton man in the Village of Franklin. Deputies observed & stopped a vehicle for following another vehicle too closely, they determined that 23-year-old Mark O’Neill of Walton was impaired by drugs; he … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 6-17-15

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

Governor Cuomo, & State Leaders announced an agreement on the “Enough is Enough” legislation to combat sexual assault on college campuses. Cuomo commented about the need for teh legisaltion: (Cuomo 6-17-15) The package includes a statewide definition of affirmative consent, a statewide amnesty policy, a Students’ Bill of Rights distributed to all students, training for … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 6-16-15

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

State Senate & Assembly Republicans have forwarded legislation to tighten up the restrictions on prison inmates, following the Richard Matt & David Sweat escape from the Clinton Correctional facility. Area Assemblyman Pete Lopez comments: (Lopez 6-16-15) The “Prisoner Privileges Limitation Law” seeks to prevent the violent convicts from having unfettered access to civilians at prisons … [Read more…]