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Fire destroys Franklin family's home, possessions
A Franklin village residence was ruled a total loss following a structure fire Sunday. Crews responded to the scene on Hodge Road following reports of a chimney fire in the early morning hours Sunday.
Binghamton man arraigned on felony charges following October drug raid
A Binghamton man was arraigned on felony charges in Broome County Court Wednesday morning, following an October drug raid at Susquehanna Street residences in Binghamton that resulted in five arrests.
Animal Adventure Park delivers statement on Canadian Lynx found
ASHLAND, N.Y. (WETM) - Animal Adventure Park, located in Harpursville, New York, is addressing the recent issue of a Canadian Lynx who was found inside a truck in Chemung County over the weekend.
Two deported after Walton arrests
The United States Attorney’s Office handed down sentences this week for two illegal immigrants arrested in Walton earlier this year on charges of re-entering the U.S. without proper documentation or approval.
Susquehanna Valley School District Responds to Reported Threat
Officials in the Susquehanna Valley School District and local law enforcement are investigating perceived threats that have been reported on social media. The district has issued a notice to parents in the district and posted on its website (www.svsabers.org) that it is aware of the possible threat
NYS Police Seeking Oneonta Man
New York State Police are looking for the public’s assistance in locating James C. Sitts of Oneonta. He is wanted on an arrest warrant out of the town of Oneonta Court for two counts of Grand Larceny in the third degree. Sitts is a 39-year-old white man who’s approximately 5’10”, 164 pounds, with br
SV student disciplined for making threat
CONKLIN (WBNG) — The Susquehanna Valley Central School District says it is aware of a recent possible social media threat and is currently cooperating with the New York State Police, Broome County Sheriff’s Department and its School Resource Officer to investigate.
Woman faces felony after insurance money not returned
A burglary investigation in the village of Walton led to the arrest on Monday of the individual who first reported the incident. Walton resident Deanna O’Connor, 44, was charged with one count of grand larceny in the fourth degree, an E felony, for allegedly failing to return a $2,000 insurance payo
Girls Hoops: VVS takes down Bainbridge-Guilford
VVS 14 7 17 9 - 47 B-G: VVS (4-0, 1-0): Morgan Brewer 12, Lindsey Foster 13, Brooke Andrews 2, Alexa Kiser 12, Anna Rossi 8.
Bainbridge VA clinic to stay open, for now
The Veterans Affairs clinic in Bainbridge will remain open in 2019. A new clinic is expected to open in Oneonta in 2020 to replace the Bainbridge location at 109 N. Main Street.
Endicott Man Indicted for Assault Of Two Year Old Child
BINGHAMTON, N.Y. - Broome County District Attorney Steve Cornwell today announced an indictment. has been handed up against Michael W. Merwin, for felony assault of a two-month-old child.
Binghamton Man Sentenced for Repeated Animal Neglect
A Binghamton man repeatedly accused of abusing and neglecting animals must register with the Animal Abuser Registry and is banned from possessing any animals for 15 years in sentencing for the latest neglect case in which a donkey, goats, cats and foxes were found on a property in the Town of Sanfor
As Rumors Swirl Around Bainbridge Veterans Clinic, Vets Wonder What’s Going On
BAINBRIDGE, NY (WSKG) — The VA wants to move its Community Based Outpatient Clinic in Bainbridge, a rural community in right off Interstate-88 in Chenango County, to Oneonta.
Mural Completed at Broome County Dog Shelter
It’s been months in the making, but the Broome County Dog Shelter has new artwork on its fence in the Town of Dickinson. The mural project was started at the end of the last school year and involved students from the Chenango Valley and Whitney Point high schools. The work was taken up by volunteers
Driver in Town of Colesville Crash Measured Blood Alcohol 3X Limit
A Harpursville man is accused of driving with a blood alcohol level three times the legal limit following a reported crash on December 6. Broome County Sheriff’s officials say they measured 51-year-old Craig Harvey’s BAC at .24%.
Ex-Springbrook employees plead guilty in Snapchat case
Two former Springbrook employees accused of recording residents without their knowledge appeared in court last Friday to answer felony charges of unlawful surveillance and endangerment.
Chenango County DA Joe McBride looks back on long career
“When I started, the DA job was part time, but there were two open murder cases that had to be tried and I tried those within the first year or so,” McBride said, “and it seems like we’ve had open murder cases for the last 19 and a half years.”
Norwich bus aide charged with endangerment
Deputies from the Chenango County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Norwich school bus aide on Saturday following allegations that he used unnecessary force on a 7-year-old. Larry J. Conant, 61, of Norwich, was charged with endangering the welfare of a child under 17 and harassment in the second degree af
Sheriff: Inmate assaulted corrections officer in attempt to reach another inmate
An inmate of the Chenango County Correctional Facility has been arrested after assaulting a Corrections Officer while attempting to get to another intmate in the facility, according to Sheriff Ernest Cutting.
Morris, N.Y. Man Arrested on Felony Charges
A Morris man faces felony charges in connection with a physical and sexual assault. Police say Dustin Freeman used a knife to threaten the victim then sexually assaulted them at a New Berlin residence. Freeman was located last Wednesday in the City of Rome where he fled on foot but officers apprehen