P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 5-2-14

State Senator Jim Seward announced that he would be hosting a free heroin/opioid overdose prevention training class in Oneonta next week.  Seward will be partnering with Friends of Recovery of Delaware and Otsego Counties, & Otsego County Addiction Recovery Services to conduct a free training class that meets State Department of Health requirements. Participants will … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 5-2-14

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The Tri Town Relay For Life gets underway tonight, right through tomorrow morning at General Clinton Park in Bainbridge. Helen Gregory of the American cancer society explains:   (Helen Gregory 5-2-14   WCDO will be broadcasting live from the beginning of the proceedings tonight. ———————————– A group of New York state lawmakers have crafted a … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 5-1-14

“The Future Of Talent” 2-day workshop & performance will run Friday & Saturday at the Foothills performing Arts Center in Oneonta, for young people who would like to showcase their talent in front of talent evaluators out of New York City & Los Angeles. Tara Judd of Triple Threat Talent explains:   (Tara Judd 5-1-14) … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 5-1-14

The 2014 spring turkey season opens today in all counties north of the Bronx-Westchester County boundary.   Approximately 100,000 turkey hunters will participate according to DEC Officials, Hunters must have a turkey hunting permit in addition to their small game hunting or sportsman license or hunting license, Shooting hours are from one-half hour before sunrise to … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 4-30-14

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Binghamton fire fighters responded to a 2-alarm blaze at the Ellis Brothers Furniture Store on Water Street. Area businesses have been evacuated, and Binghamton High School classes were cancelled at 10:30 this morning due to poor air quality downtown. Binghamton Police closed down Court Street from Front Street to State Street. Water Street is closed … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 4-30-14

Governor Cuomo announced that during the 8-day “Speed Week”, troopers issued a total of 24,354 traffic tickets, including 10,890 speeding tickets, an increase of more than 2,000 from the previous year. During the 5-day “Operation Hang-Up” period from April 10th through April 15th, Troopers issued 2,315 tickets for talking on a hand-held phone while driving … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 4-29-14

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Negotiations are underway this week that could lead to advanced educational opportunities coming to Sidney.  Utica School Of Commerce vice President Don Reese Explains:   (Don Reese 4-29-14)   Reese said that should the negotiations this week end favorably, classes could begin as early as the first week of June at a Sidney Location. ————————– … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 4-29-14

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Governor Cuomo launched Round 4 of the Regional Economic Development Council initiative, officially kicking off the 2014 competition for up to $750 million in economic development resources. The Applications will be available on May 1st enabling businesses, municipalities, not-for-profits and the public to begin applying for assistance for job creating, community development projects. Local efforts … [Read more…]