P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 2-20-14

Oneonta police arrested 58-year-old James Hone of Oneonta following an incident earlier this month involving an envelope mailed to Oneonta City Court.  Hone was charged with Aggravated harassment in connection with the February 3rd incident when court employees opened a letter containing a white powder. After an investigation, the substance posed no threat to court … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 2-20-14

The Bainbridge chamber of commerce will be holding a meeting tonight to determine the fate of future General Clinton Canoe Regattas.  Chairman John Harmon and race coordinator John Girton are stepping down from their roles after this year’s regatta, those interested in getting involved at are to attend tonight’s meeting at 7:00 PM at Bob’s … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 2-19-14

State troopers arrested 31-year-old Emily Bixby of Norwich Tuesday for aggravated DWI, following the report of a disable vehicle in the town of Colesville.  Troopers found that Bixby was intoxicated, and had driven her vehicle, with a five-year-old passenger, just off the roadway and was stuck in the snow; She refused to submit to a breath … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 2-19-14

Governor Cuomo announced that New York motorists can now receive email reminders and text messages from the State DMV notifying them when their Vehicle registrations or inspections are due to expire. DMV Commissioner Barbara Fiala explains:   (Barbara Fiala 2-19-14)   More information on the nearly 40 online services offered by DMV, visit the Department’s … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 2-18-14

The Amphenol Building Project in Sidney is progressing on schedule.  Amphenol Project Manager Tom Czernicki explains:   (Tom Czernicki 2-18-14)   Czernicki said that they were able to get a roof on the new structure before the winter hit, so this rough winter did not slow them down.  There are currently over 150 people working … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 2-18-14

1 person was killed and another injured, in a fire at 71 Baker Street in Johnson City Sunday morning.  26-year-old Sarah Wenzinger died from smoke inhalation, an unidentified 38-year-old man was taken to Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse for treatment of his injuries. Investigators are looking for the cause of that fire. ————————— Attorney General … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 2-17-14

Congressman Chris Gibson spoke about the new federal 5-year Farm Bill, at the Cobar Farm in the town of Unadilla this afternoon.  Gibson said that the previous “MILC” protection for dairy farmers has been replaced with a new protection formula:   (Gibson 2-17-14)   Gibson said that the new protection would be phased in by … [Read more…]