Jury selection for the Almond Upton Trial began today In Broome County Court. Upton is accused of purposely running down Trooper Christopher Skinner on I-81 in the town of Chenango, while the Trooper was conducting an unrelated traffic stop. The trial is expected to take about 4 weeks. Upton is being tried for 1st degree … [Read more…]
State Police were dispatched to a complaint of shots fired at a residence on December 14th, on State Route 79 in Chenango Forks. 1 round was fired from a rifle through a window of a house with 2 adults and 3 children inside. Police arrested; 31 year old Joseph Spencer; 23 year old Chelsie Boyce; … [Read more…]
Tioga Downs in Nichols received the news from the State Gaming Facility Location Board, to go ahead with plans to expend for a full-scale casino, The board denied their bid last year, and gave the Southern Tier Casino license to the Lago resort about 85 miles north of the region. Groundbreaking on the expanded casino … [Read more…]
The first of the DEC hearing on the proposed Constitution Pipeline will be held today in Binghamton. The hearing begins at 6:00 PM at the East Middle School Auditorium at 167 East Frederick Street in Binghamton, another hearing will be held Tuesday in Oneonta and Wednesday in Cobleskill. —————————— The state’s Gaming Facility Location Board … [Read more…]
Governor Cuomo announced the release of proposed regulations for the State’s medical marijuana program, which would require that certificates be issued only by physicians who have registered with the State Department of Health and received training. Patients with serious medical conditions would be certified by their physicians before applying for the registry identification card needed … [Read more…]
Delaware County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division, ARRESTED 51 YEAR OLD James McGinn of Walton on a Sealed Grand Jury Indictment Warrant, for 2 counts of Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance. McGinn is accused of selling heroin in the Village of Walton, following a year and a half long investigation. McGinn was arraigned in … [Read more…]
The search for 77-Year-old Edward Mills of Nichols has been cancelled. Mills went missing yesterday afternoon, he was located shortly after 7:00 AM this by Security staff in the parking lot at Tioga Downs. Mills was reportedly conscious alert, weak, and wet, he is being checked out by medical professionals.
New York State Criminal Justice Services announced that an elderly man with dementia is missing in the southern tier. 77-year-old Edward Mills is missing from Nichols since yesterday afternoon , he is described as a white male, 6 feet tall, about 200 pounds, with gray hair. Mills was last seen on walking in Nichols, he walks … [Read more…]