GENERAL CLINTON CANOE REGATTA 2014

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

Nearly 1000 paddlers participated in the 4 day General Clinton Canoe Regatta over the Memorial Day weekend: (Listen to regatta audio in the General Clinton Canoe Regatta Audio Vault, located here) – – – – – – – – – – – – – – The world famous 70-mile endurance races from Cooperstown to Bainbridge … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 5-23-14

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

The South New Berlin Fire Department responded to a house fire on State Highway 23, at around 4:00 this morning. Fire fighters from Morris, New Berlin, Norwich & Mount Upton assisted South New Berlin firefighters at the scene.   Firefighters remained on the scene into the late morning hours, more details are expected to be … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 5-23-14

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State Police will be out in full force this Memorial Day weekend, to keep the roads safe for the motoring public. Troop C Commanding Officer Major Donald Faughnan comments:   (Major Faughnan 5-23-14)   Major Faughnan also said that Troopers would be on the lookout for those who are using various electronic devices while driving, … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 5-22-14

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

Area assemblyman Cliff Crouch announced his intentions to seek the office for another 2-year term in the 122nd district:   (Crouch 5-22-14)   Crouch cited education, economic development, and mandate relief for taxpayers, businesses, schools and local governments as his main goals. Crouch was first elected to the Assembly in 1995 and serves as chairman … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 5-22-14

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

President Obama will visit the national baseball hall of fame in Cooperstown today. The President & Governor Cuomo will promote the importance of tourism to the state & national economies this afternoon, the Hall of Fame will be closed to the public today, and re-open with normal hours on Friday. ——————————- Governor Cuomo announced that … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 5-21-14

Republicans in both houses of the legislature are urging the Assembly leadership to pass Brittany’s Law, to create a registry of violent felony offenders, similar to the sex offender registry created under Megan’s Law. Assemblyman Cliff Crouch supports the bill:   (Crouch 5-21-14)   Brittany’s Law has advanced in the Senate in each of the … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 5-21-14

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The 3rd murder trial for Calvin Harris will begin September 15th in Schoharie County Court.   Harris was convicted twice in Tioga County Court for the murder of his wife Michelle in September 2001, both convictions were overturned on appeal. The 3rd trial has been moved out of Tioga into Schoharie county court at the … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 5-20-14

State police at Troop C in Sidney held their annual Memorial Service today, to honor those who lost their lives in the line of duty. Troop C Commander Major Donald Faughnan comments:   (Major Faughnan 5-20-14)   Major Faughnan noted that 4 troopers died in the line of duty in the last year, he also … [Read more…]