A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 2-19-13

39-year-old Esteban Valdes of Binghamton has been charged with aggravated criminal contempt, felony tampering with physical evidence, felony second-degree assault and felony grand larceny in the fourth degree, after Binghamton Police responded to the report of a stabbing.    Valdes is accused of stabbing his wife, she was taken to an area hospital for treatment of …

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 2-18-13

State Police at Endwell responded to a reported armed robbery at Lupo’s Restaurant, in the Town of Union.  The investigation revealed a white male approximately 5 feet 8 inches tall, medium build, wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt, entered the restaurant, displayed a handgun, and stole an undisclosed amount of money, the subject then fled …

A.M. NEWS 2-18-13

FIRE Fighters s responded to the report of a chimney fire at 128 Hancock road in Sanitaria Springs at around 5:00 Sunday afternoon.  The fire spread from the chimney to insulation in the house, occupants escaped without injury and there were no injuries among fire fighters.  —————- 25-year-old Timothy Button of Oneonta was charged with …

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 2-15-13

Fresh off of last nights performance of “Rock Of Ages” at the Broome County Arena, Stephen Michael Kane, a 2004 graduate of Chenango forks will host the Devin Spears Scholarship Talent Showcase at the Endicott performing Arts Center Saturday at 8:00 PM, Kane told WCDO News why it is important to him to host this …

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 2-15-13

It was another contentious Sidney Town Board meeting last night at the Civic Center.  Attendance dictated that the board move the meeting to room 202 from the first floor boardroom.  Notable items at last nights meeting included problems with town employees getting paid in a timely fashion, the board decided that the January 10th meeting …

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 2-14-13

The Joint Landowners Coalition continues to monitor the situation with the DEC & the state health department as the February 27th deadline approaches for the final draft regulations for hydrofracking.  Coalition Attorney Scott Kurkoski told WCDO News that DEC Commissioner Joe Martens was optimistic that gas drilling permits could be issued soon: (Scott Kurkoski 2-14-13) …

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 2-14-13

The Chenango county sheriff’s department arrested 27-year-old Amy Dwyer of German on charges of 2nd degree Harassment, 3rd degree Assault, as well as 4th degree Criminal Mischief & Resisting Arrest.  Dwyer is arrested following an investigation of a Domestic Dispute, where she is accused of striking & biting the victim & smashing a cell phone …

P.M. NEWS 2-13-13

Area Republican Congressmen Richard Hanna & Chris Gibson and 15 Republican Colleagues sent a letter to Speaker John Boehner and Majority Leader Eric Cantor urging that the House of Representatives reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act.  The Violence Against Women Act was first signed into law in 1994 and subsequently reauthorized in 2000 and 2005.  …

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 2-13-13

The Chenango County Sheriffs Office arrested 24 year old Arik Nisbet of Oxford for 2 counts of 3rd degree Criminal Sexual Act and 1 count of Endangering the welfare of a child.  Nisbet is accused of performing sexual acts with an under aged male in the town of Greene, he was arraigned & was remanded to the …

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 2-12-13

Oneonta city police arrested 18-year-old Christopher Delgado of the Bronx, for allegedly making a terrorist threat on Facebook against the State University of Oneonta.  Delgado is a student at Hartwick College, he was charged with making a terrorist threat, in which referenced Columbine killer Dylan Klebold.  Delgado was arraigned in Oneonta City Court and sent …