A.M. NEWS WEDNESDAY 9-10-14

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

Governor Andrew Cuomo easily defeated Zephyr Teachout for the Democratic Party nomination yesterday, in the state party primary elections. Cuomo received about 62% of the vote, will Teachout getting 34% of the Democratic Party support. Cuomo will face Republican Rob Astorino on Election Day. In the Lieutenant Governor’s race, Kathy Hochul defeats Timothy Hu. —————————– … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS TUESDAY 9-9-14

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

The Otsego County Sheriffs department arrested 26-year-old Dale Thompson of Oneonta in connection with dozens of Burglaries.  Detectives learned that Thompson traveled to Boston Massachusetts, New Hartford  & Albany with stolen property, & that he was also arrested for burglaries in North & South Carolina.  Investigators searched Thompson’s apartment, and recovered stolen property from a … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS TUESDAY 9-9-14

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

There will be a Republican primary in the 52nd Senate District. The state Board of Elections officially certified the primary between Denver Jones and incumbent Senator Tom Libous, following a legal battle over the validity of Jones’s signatures for the ballot. The state Supreme Court Appellate Division ruled Jones had at least 1,000 valid signatures … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS MONDAY 9-8-14

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

The Broome County Sheriff’s Office responded to a car & school bus crash this morning shortly after 7:00 AM, on at State Route 79. Deputies reported that a Harpursville Central School District bus was rear-ended; none of the 26 students were injured. 2 passengers in the car suffered injuries, with one being sent to an … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS MONDAY 9-8-14

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

Testimony will continue this week in Chenango County Court, in the murder trial of Ganesh Ramsaran, who is charged with killing his wife Jennifer in December of 2012. Jennifer’s body was found several months later in a wooded area in the town of Pharsalia. ———————————– U.S. Senators Charles Schumer & Kirsten Gillibrand announced an award … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS FRIDAY 9-5-14

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

The murder trial of Ganesh Ramsaran is underway in Chenango County Court in Norwich, as jurors and alternates were seated this week. The prosecution is calling witnesses to testify on the witness stand, Ramsaran is accused of Killing his Wife Jennifer in December 2012. ———————————————– New York State parks, historic sites and campgrounds hosted another … [Read more…]

A.M. NEWS FRIDAY 9-5-14

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

A weak tornado touched down Tuesday night in Afton, according to the National Weather Service. A storm survey team determined an EF 1 tornado touched down five miles west of Afton and was on the ground for less than 150 yards. The small tornado touched down at 8:32 p.m. about 300 yards west of Saint … [Read more…]

P.M. NEWS THURSDAY 9-4-14

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

State Senator Tom Libous has spent more than $100,000 in campaign funds on attorneys this year, according to the state Board of Elections. The Thomas Libous’ re-election campaign spent another $53,000 on criminal-defense attorneys from mid-July to late August. That’s on top of the $60,000 it spent on lawyers from mid-January through mid-July, as well … [Read more…]