P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 5-9-13

The General Clinton canoe regatta will feature a few new races.  Regatta Chairman John Harmon explains:   (John Harmon 5-9-13)   Harmon said that they are expecting another large group of people participating in races throughout the Memorial day weekend, and they are also expecting big crowds at general Clinton park for the midway rides, …

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 5-9-13

The annual The annual Robert W. Harrold BOCES open house will be held this coming Thursday from 5:00 to 8:00 PM at the campus in Masonville.  BOCES Principal Mike Waters comments:   (Mike Waters 5-9-13)   WCDO will be broadcasting live at the BOCES open house starting at 4:30 PM on Thursday. ————————————————- 23-year-old Ashley …

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 5-8-13

The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office arrested 42-year-old Gary Cameron of Norwich for 2nd degree Burglary.   Cameron allegedly forcibly entered a Town of Norwich residence and stole a television he was arraigned in the Town of Norwich Court and remanded to the Chenango County Correctional Facility on $500 cash bail. Cameron is to appear in the …

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 5-8-13

The Chenango county sheriffs department arrested 37 year old Thomas Miller & 33 year old Kristin Miller of Norwich for 1- Count each of 2nd degree Rape, 2nd degree Criminal Sexual Act & Endangering the Welfare of a child.  The arrests followed an investigation involving a child less than 15 years of age; the Miller’s …

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 5-7-13

State Police investigated a tractor-trailer fire on Interstate 81 in the Town of Lisle at around 8:00 PM Monday.  Police found the vehicle engulfed in flames,  the operator was 56 year old CLARENCE PHELPS of Watertown, who pulled over & unsuccessfully attempted to extinguish the fire.  30 horses in the trailer died, the preliminary investigation …

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 5-7-13

State troopers in Oneonta arrested 26-year-old Alexandria Benson of Schenectady, for Driving While Intoxicated. The arrest resulted from a traffic stop on County Route 56 in the town of Maryland; Benson was issued tickets returnable in the Town of Maryland Court on May 21st. ——————– Delaware County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 29 year old Chelsea Dunphy …

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 5-6-13

Former State Senate Majority Leader John Sampson of Brooklyn was taken into custody by the FBI on federal corruption charges this morning.   Sampson is accused of embezzling about $440,000 in funds involving the sale of foreclosed properties.  Sampson was charged with embezzlement, obstruction of justice and witness tampering, he is the 5th downstate lawmaker to …

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 5-6-13

A Broome County grand jury on Friday handed up an indictment against 39 year old Aaron Powell on 2 counts of 2nd degree murder and 1 count of 1st degree murder in connection with the March 22nd murders of his estranged wife Christina Powell & 24 year old Mario Masciarelli.  The 2 were found murdered in …

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 5-3-13

The Appellate Division, Third Department has rejected an appeal from Anthony Pacherille Jr. of Cooperstown, of the 11-year prison term in Otsego county court for a 2010 shooting in Cooperstown.  The ruling stated that there was no bias against Pacherille by Otsego county judge Brian Burns in his sentencing of Pacherille, for the racially motivated …

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 5-3-13

The annual Tri Town Relay for Life event gets underway tonight through tomorrow morning at general Clinton park in Bainbridge.  American cancer society spokesperson Helen Gregory invites the public to see what the event is all about:   (Helen Gregory 5-3-13)   The event annually raises about $100,000 dollars for cancer research & programs, WCDO …