P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 5-10-13

State Police at Sidney, arrested 3 area residents on charges of 2nd degree Robbery, 2nd degree Assault & 2nd degree Menacing.  Troopers arrestesd 18 year old Domenico Finkbiner of Sidney, 27 year old Joshua  Robertson of Oneonta, & 28 year old Carrie Canfield of Afton, following an investigation into a reported armed robbery of a …

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 5-10-13

State Police investigated a fatal motorcycle accident on Ouaquaga Road in the Town of Colesville. 43 year old Shawn Farr of Colesville was operating a 1996 Honda motorcycle in foggy conditions and failed to negotiate a left curve in the roadway, the motorcycle went off the road & struck two trees,  Farr was ejected from the …

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 …