P.M. NEWS MONDAY 4-28-14

A Norwich woman was arrested on drug nuisance charges for allegedly using her home as a gathering point for drug dealing. Norwich police arrested 46-year-old Barbara Palmer, after an investigation conducted with assistance of state police, Chenango County Sheriff’s deputies and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration. Palmer was charged with a felony count of first-degree … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 4-28-14

State Police, responded to a report of an Attempted Robbery at Otsego Auto Crushers in Davenport, the investigation lead to the arrest of 23 year old Johnathan Lynn of East Meredith for Attempted Robbery in the 3rd Degree & Criminally Possessing a Hypodermic Instrument.  Lynn was arraigned in the Town of Davenport Court on those … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 4-25-14

State Police responded to a reported robbery yesterday at Arby’s Restaurant on State Route 7 in Oneonta. A white male approximately 6’ to 6’ 2” tall, medium build, wearing a full face mask, dark colored hooded sweatshirt with Monster & Fox Racing logos & work-gloves entered the store, presented a note to the cashier and … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 4-25-14

The Drug Enforcement Administration and more than 4,200 national, tribal, and community law enforcement partners will hold another National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day tomorrow.  Americans can take their pills to one of over 5,600 collection sites across the country between 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM, the service is free and anonymous. The public can find a … [Read more…]


April is Alcohol & Drug Abuse Awareness Month, and with prom & graduation seasons coming soon, it is important to remember that those events have been incorrectly viewed by generations as a rite of passage for teenagers to be introduced to alcohol, according to Dave Ramsey of the Alcohol & Drug Abuse Council of Delaware … [Read more…]


Greek yogurt maker Chobani has secured a $750 million investment from investment firm TPG Capital to help fund its growth.   TPG will have representation on the company’s board. Chobani founder and CEO Hamdi Ulukaya will serve as its chairman.   Chobani was founded in 2005 & has grown quickly in recent years on the surge of … [Read more…]


Governor Cuomo & state leaders met today to discuss the New York Rising program, to distribute money to areas that needed rebuilding after the string of devastating weather events hit the state over the last 3 years. The Governor Commended local leaders in attendance for their efforts in putting together plans to rebuild their communities: … [Read more…]


State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli announced a legislative proposal to help local governments improve their long-term budget planning. The bill would provide reimbursement municipalities for costs incurred for hiring financial advisors to assist in long term budget planning.   The proposal includes the creation of a Fiscal Stress Monitoring System for local governments. DiNapoli’s monitoring system has … [Read more…]