P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 8-12-14

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

A new poll from the Siena College Research Institute found that Governor Cuomo still holds a 32-point lead over Republican Gubernatorial Candidate Rob Astorino.  The survey found 58% of likely voters choosing Cuomo and only 26% were choosing Astorino.  Only 33% of Upstate voters said that they would vote for Astorino, 48% would vote for … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 8-12-14

The Otsego County Chamber of Commerce, & the Newman Development Group will celebrate the grand opening of Hillside Commons in Oneonta’s today from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. the Hillside Commons is the newest student housing development, today’s event is open to the public, at 150 Blodgett Drive, Oneonta. ——————————————————————— The American Red Cross will hold … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 8-11-14

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

State Police have released details of the double homicide and subsequent Broome & Cortland Counties high speed chase that ended Sunday .  Police reponded to the reports of gunfire at  844 Pennsylvania Avenue in Palenville, troopers dsicvered Daniel Brennan of Schenectady &  Pammi Mroczek of Palenville dead from gunshot wounds inside.  Police began searching for … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 8-8-14

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

The State Police Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Unit conducted a 72 hour road check at four locations along I-86 & State Route 17 last week.   795 inspections were conducted, 1,341 violations discovered and 167 vehicles taken off the road for safety violations.  Vehicle violations included unsecured loads, brake violations, steering violations and serious lighting defects such … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 8-8-14

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

This weekend, Boston Red Sox fans will have a chance to see all of those recent World Series trophies at National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum hosts Red Sox Weekend.  Among the items on display are a  Bat used by David Ortiz,  Spikes worn by Koji Uehara,  Catcher’s helmet and mask worn by David … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 8-7-14

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

60-year-old Almond Upton of Florida was indicted in Broome County Court on 11 charges, including 1st degree murder.  Upton is accused of killing State Trooper Christopher Skinner during a May 29th traffic stop, Upton intentionally struck Skinner with a pickup truck while the trooper was conducting a routine traffic stop on I-81. Upton will also … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS THURSDAY 8-7-14

Governor Cuomo announced that more than $14 million in funding is available to promote and support stem cell research in New York State. Stem cell research opportunities will be made available to middle- and high-school biology teachers to spend 6 to 8 weeks conducting research in a stem cell laboratory and will carry their experiences … [Read more…]