P.M. NEWS MONDAY 11-24-14

Sidney Special education Teacher Tauna LaBare has initiated a fundraising campaign to purchase red and white striped socks with all proceeds going to the Ronald McDonald house where student Francisco LaBoy and his mother have stayed. LaBoy is a 6th grade student who was diagnosed, as a 3 year old, with a tumor. A special … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 11-24-14

State Police has activated the New York State AMBER Alert and is investigating a child abduction in Greenport, at about 10:47 PM Sunday. The VEHICLE has been identified as a Blue Chrysler Minivan with Connecticutt a license plate, last seen traveling South, possibly heading for New Jersey. The Suspect , 21 year old Steven Ristick, … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 11-21-14

The statewide unemployment rate in New York fell from 6.2% to 6.0% in October 2014, reaching its lowest level since October 2008, according to preliminary figures released by the State Department of Labor. New York State’s private sector job count fell slightly by 4,700, or 0.1%. Locally, Chenango County’s unemployment rate is 5.4%, Broome 6.0%, … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 11-21-14

The Chenango county district attorney’s office announced that 56 year old John Guzy of Bainbridge was indicted Thursday by a Chenango county grand jury, for 2nd degree murder, attempted 2nd degree murder, 2 counts of 1sdt degree assault, 2 counts criminal use of a firearm and 9 counts of criminal possession of a weapon, tampering … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 11-20-14

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

Sidney village police arrested 31-year-old Carlene Morgan of Wells Bridge, following a 2-vehicle accident on Delaware Avenue Tuesday afternoon. Morgan was charged with DWI, aggravated DWI with a blood alcohol content of .18 or higher, aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, & failure to keep right, she is accused of losing control of her … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 11-20-14

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

Norfolk Southern and the Delaware & Hudson Railway announced a proposed transaction under which NS would acquire 282 miles of D&H rail line between Sunbury, Pennsylvania and Schenectady. The $217 million sale is subject to approval by the U.S. Surface Transportation Board, they are proposing a schedule that would lead to approval during the second … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 11-19-14

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

Another “Reunite Bainbridge” Meeting will be held on Monday Evening at The Bainbridge Town Hall. Bainbridge Chamber President John Payne comments: (John Payne 11-19-14) The meeting will begin Monday night at 7:00 PM; Bainbridge residents are encouraged to attend. —————————————— Assemblyman Cliff Crouch reminds young farmers of the State’s Young Farmers Loan Forgiveness Incentive Program … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 11-19-14

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

State Police at Oneonta arrested 34 year old Matthew Chamberlain of Sherburne for Unlawful Possession of Marihuana. The arrest followed a traffic stop for failing to signal when turning on to State Route 23 in Oneonta, a search of the vehicle found that he unlawfully possessed approximately 13 grams of marihuana. Chamberlain was issued tickets … [Read more…]