State leaders will meet in Binghamton Saturday morning at 10:00 am to discuss disaster preparedness at SUNY Binghamton.  State Senator Tom Libous explains:   (Libous 3-13-14)   The doors will open at the Events Center at 9:00 AM; the training program begins at 10:00 AM. —————————————- The Chenango county sheriff’s department arrested Keith Bassett of … [Read more…]


The latest winter storm to hit the area has been a complicated one for forecasters to pin down, Sidney high school meteorologist Rich Townsend comments:   (Rich Townsend 3-12-14)   WCDO will have area  delays or postponements tomorrow morning, demanding on what the storm leaves behind. ————————————— Efforts are being coordinated to assist Gordon & … [Read more…]


State Troopers arrested 36-year-old Donald Moshier of Whitney Point for Criminal Obstruction of Breathing.  The arrest followed an investigation by Troopers to a dispute at a residence on State Route 206 in Triangle.   Moshier alleged choked the victim during an argument, he was arraigned in the Town of Triangle Court and released, he faces court … [Read more…]

3/12/13 – Rapidly Changing Weather Situation Alert


While original projections from the past few days have been seeing more of a mixed bag of precipitation falling in the WCDO listening area, the situation has become much more “fluid” over the past 12 hours or so.   What exactly you will experience depends heavily on how temperatures hold in your immediate area, with heavy … [Read more…]


State Police arrested 31-year-old Zachary Boynton of Oneonta for Driving While Intoxicated with a reportable BAC result of .25%. The arrest followed a 2-car accident in the parking lot of Southside Oneonta McDonald’s.   Boynton was intoxicated when he drove his car into the back of another car ahead of his at the drive thru.  He … [Read more…]


Bail was set at $150,000 cash or $300,000 property bond for 29-year-old Kyle Whitfield of Greene on a 2nd degree murder charge for the fatal stabbing 33-year-old James Button, Jr., of Greene.  Whitfield was sent back to the Chenango County Correctional Facility pending Grand Jury action. ———————————– Crews from several fire departments responded to a … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 3-10-14

Brianne Simonds of Masonville has entered a contest with the Grand Ole Opry, where she ended up being a top ten finalist.  Brianne told WCDO News about the contest:   (Brianne Simonds 3-10-14)   People can vote once every 24 hours though Wednesday at opry.com/actin, the grand prize winner is expected to be notified late … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 3-10-14

The Chenango Sheriff’s Office investigated a 1 car fatal crash on Hogsback Road, near County Road 32, in the Town of Greene early Sunday Morning.  The Sheriff’s Office 911 Center received a call reporting that a car struck a utility pole at about 2:00 AM, The driver, 22 year old Bradley Goodrich of Greene was … [Read more…]