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Troopers: Pair made videos of Springbrook residents

Two former Springbrook employees were arrested on felony charges of unlawful surveillance and endangerment after allegedly recording residents without their knowledge. Julianne C. Carbone, 22, was arrested on March 20 and Sharon A. McDowall, 20, was arrested on March 19, following an investigation b

DAILY STAR - 2018-03-23 23:56:24

6-month investigation ends in Columbia County drug busts

HUDSON - The Columbia County Sheriff's Office arrested three suspected drug dealers this week after seizing drugs, cash and guns during multiple raids planned over the course of six months. On Tuesday, the sheriff's office, Hudson police and state Division of Parole used a warrant to search a reside

TIMES UNION - 2018-03-23 18:33:04

Red Hook man pleads guilty to two charges of criminal sex act with minors

A Red Hook man pleaded guilty to charges related to committing a sex act with two separate minors under the age of 15, according to Dutchess County Senior Assistant District Attorney Joelle Morabito-Cruz. Tashawn Miles, 27, was charged with first-degree criminal sex act with a victim less than 13 an

POUGHKEEPSIE JOURNAL - 2018-03-23 22:30:05

Officials voice concerns over proposed drug rehab center

HUNTER - Greene County legislators and health professionals met with members of a drug rehabilitation facility based in Queens last week to discuss opening a 60-bed residential center in a private lodge near Hunter that would primarily serve patients from the city, Hunter Town Board members said. Re

HUDSONVALLEY360.COM - 2018-03-23 06:30:00

Kingston schools superintendent defends walkout-related suspensions of six Bailey students

KINGSTON, N.Y. >> Six eighth-graders at J. Watson Bailey Middle School received three-day suspensions for participating in a nationwide walkout to protest gun violence because their action was a disruption to other students, according to the Kingston school district superintendent. Paul Padalino sai

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-03-23 04:00:00

Police Arrest Plattekill Resident in New Windsor for Heroin Sales

-file- KINGSTON - Members of the Ulster Regional Gang Enforcement Narcotics Team (URGENT) report the arrest of a Plattekill man for drug sales and possession. On Mar. 23, 2018, members of URGENT arrested Ryan C. Coppola, age 34 of Plattekill following an investigation of heroin sales in the Town of


Village of Saugerties woman charged with check forgery

SAUGERTIES, N.Y. >> A village woman is alleged to have cashed a $4,500 check written on a closed checking account that she originally opened, without permission, in another woman's name, according to Saugerties police. Elizabeth M. Carney, 35, of 18 Market St., Apt. 3, was arrested Wednesday and cha


Catskill Animal Sanctuary opens 2018 season March 31

A free roaming goat named Violet at the Catskill Animal Sanctuary in Saugerties takes advantage of some leftover hay in the back of a pickup for a little snack in this July 2017 photo. (Tania Barricklo-Daily Freeman) SAUGERTIES, N.Y. >> On Saturday, March 31, and Sunday, April 1, from 11 a.m. to 4

DAILY FREEMAN - 2018-03-23 04:00:00

DA: 28 Arrested During Hudson Valley Drug Sale Investigations

Twenty-one were arrested for allegedly selling drugs in the Hudson Valley. Many others are accused of possessing an assortment of drugs. Over the past three weeks members of URGENT, a countywide task force commissioned to combat gang violence and drug trafficking in Ulster County, concluded a multi-


Crash leads to DWI arrest

A one-car rollover on Monday resulted in the arrest of Schenevus resident Michele A. Bookhout, 54, on the charges of aggravated driving while intoxicated, a misdemeanor offense. According to a media release, troopers were dispatched to the accident on State Highway 7 in Milford around 3 p.m. on Marc


Westerlo house fire cause is common this time of year, chief says

WESTERLO, N.Y. -- No one was hurt after a fire Thursday morning in Westerlo. The fire broke out at a house on Route 85 just before 5 a.m. The fire chief says it started in the chimney, and that these type of fires are common this time of year. "It's warm during the day. People don't want to let thei

SPECTRUMLOCALNEWS.COM - 2018-03-22 14:39:00

Ulster task force makes 28 arrests on drug, weapon charges

Twenty-eight men and women have been arrested over a three-week span as the result of a multi-month series of investigations conducted by URGENT, Ulster County's task force to combat gang violence and drug trafficking, according to a joint press release from Ulster Sheriff Paul Van Blarcum and Ulste


Residents seek answers after raccoon incident

COEYMANS, N.Y. -- More than a week after a video went viral showing Coeymans police cars chasing down and running over a rabid raccoon, residents are continuing to show their displeasure with how the situation was handled. "If you or I did this to any animal, we would be arrested," said Daniel Boom

SPECTRUMLOCALNEWS.COM - 2018-03-23 06:35:00

CPI Aerostructures to Acquire Welding Metallurgy, Inc.

EDGEWOOD, N.Y., March 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CPI Aerostructures, Inc. ("CPI Aero" or "the Company") (NYSE American:CVU) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Welding Metallurgy, Inc. ("WMI") for $9.0 million in cash from Air Industries Group, Inc., subject


2 Columbia County residents charged with disclosing grand jury information

Two Columbia County residents face felony charges for intentionally disclosing confidential information they obtained while serving on a grand jury, according to state police. Stephanie H. Monseu, 49, of Hudson, and Wayne Coe, 56, of Chatham, were arrested Tuesday and charged with the felony of unla