P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 3-22-13

State Senator Jim Seward commented on the state budget agreement reached in Albany among state leaders late Wednesday:   (Seward 3-22-13)   Voting in the state senate & Assembly on the budget bills will begin Saturday; the budget should be finalized before the April 1st deadline for the first time in 37 years. ————————– The …

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 3-22-13

State police executed search warrants in Windsor and Colesville, which led to the seizure of meth labs in 2 homes and the arrests of 3 people.   Police arrested 39-year-old DONALD SIBLEY, 36 year old JENNIFER CREA of Windsor; and 32 year old NATE DENDLER of Colesville, on a variety of drug charges, following a month …

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 3-21-13

Governor Cuomo, Senate Majority Coalition Co-Leader Dean Skelos and Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver outlined the agreement on the 2013-14 Budget AT A PRESS CONFERENCE IN Albany last night; the governor outlined some of the aspects of the plan   (Cuomo 3-21-13)   Senate Leader Dean Skelos agreed that the budget will work this year & …

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 3-21-13

Governor Cuomo and legislative leaders announced an agreement last night on the budget for 2013-2014 that closes a $1.3 billion deficit, & cuts taxes for middle class families and small businesses.  The budget has initial funding for 10 high-tech Innovation Hot Spots across the state to incubate businesses, workforce training program to link our SUNY …

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 3-20-13

State Police are continuing with the investigation into the 2 shootings in Mohawk & Herkimer last week, by 64-year-old Kurt Meyers of Mohawk.  Police stated that Meyers  was broke,   unemployed since 2006, yet they have no motive of why Meyers targeted John’s Barbershop in Mohawk & Gaffee’s Car Wash in Herkimer last Wednesday, killing 4 …

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 3-20-13

The Chenango county sheriff’s department arrested 19-year-old Amanda Sgroi of Norwich, on an active bench warrant from Norwich city court, for failure to appear to the sheriff’s office to begin weekend sentences.  Sgroi was arraigned in town of Norwich court & was remanded to the county jail; she will appear in Norwich court at a …

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 3-19-13

State Police in Endwell investigated a 2-car fatal motor vehicle accident on Day Hollow Road in the Town of Union Monday afternoon.  The investigation revealed that 34-year-old Heather Shaw of Endicott lost control of her vehicle around a slight curve on Day Hollow Road, into the path of a Pick-up operated by 26-year-old Kurtis Hogdin …

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 3-19-13

State Troopers arrested 28-year-old David Childs of the town of Maine, for Operating a Motor Vehicle Impaired by Drugs, Criminal Possession of Marihuana, and 19-year-old Cassidy Canfield of Johnson City, for Unlawful Possession of Marihuana. The arrests resulted from a traffic stop in the Town of Union, Childs and Canfield were issued appearance tickets returnable to …

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 3-18-13

Another winter storm is heading in our direction again; as forecasters try to determine how much precipitation we will see.  Sidney High School Teacher & Meteorologist Rich Townsend told WCDO News what he expects: (Rich Townsend 3-18-13) Townsend said that the snow should start at around 5:00 PM; WCDO will have the later information regarding …

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 3-18-13

the Chenango County Sheriff’s Office arrested 32 year old Shane Manwarren of Norwich for 2 counts of 2nd degree Harassment, Resisting Arrest, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance, Criminally Possessing a Hypodermic Instrument, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance with Intent to Sell, Tampering with Physical Evidence, and Criminal Mischief 3rd Degree.   During the course …