facebook

Breaking News from Bainbridge

Find the latest Bainbridge News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

Greene pair accused of selling meth and cocaine in Chenango County

Local and federal authorities concluded "Operation Hailstorm" Wednesday with six raids in Broome County and successfully bringing nine defendants into federal court to face charges for conspiracy to distribute meth and money laundering. Anthony Borrelli & Patrick Oehler/Staff Video Two Greene resid

PRESSCONNECTS - 2017-09-23 14:52:39

In Our Opinion: Cheers

An event held Sept. 8 at the Unadilla Town Highway garage drew about 120 cars that dropped off hazardous material. The main collection, held the following day at the Meadows Office Complex in the town of Middlefield, drew nearly 525 participants, according to a media release from the Otsego County P

DAILY STAR - 2017-09-22 17:00:00

Three new NPD officers swear in

NORWICH Three new Norwich Police Department officers were sworn in at Tuesday evening's Common Council meeting, bringing the department's staff to 19 officers according to Chief Rodney Marsh. Steven Rounds, formerly of the Oxford Police Department, was sworn in Tuesday, along with recruits Ryan Hag

EVENING SUN - 2017-09-22 13:41:42

Oxford boxing star Jon Heggie maintains perfect record

GENEVA Jon Heggie maintained his unblemished record last Sunday, September 17, as he triumphed over Carlos Rojas, of Utica. Heggie fought Rojas as part of the main event at a boxing event in Geneva. His father and coach, Peter Heggie, said, Jon was the aggressor the whole fight. Carlos connected o

EVENING SUN - 2017-09-22 13:41:39

Deposit Elementary School warns families about bed bugs

DEPOSIT (WBNG) -- The Deposit Elementary School is taking caution after the district said bed begs were discovered on personal items of some students. Bed bugs are parasitic insects that can be difficult to see due to their small size. Marianne Yourdon, a Communicable Disease Nurse at the Broome C

WBNG-TV - 2017-09-22 06:24:00

Norwich school board re-appoints girls varsity basketball coach in close vote

NORWICH The Norwich City School Board of Education convened at its regularly scheduled meeting Wednesday night to discuss the appointment of personnel recommendations, and more specifically, the decision to re-appoint high school girls varsity basketball coach, Josh Bennett. The meeting opened with

EVENING SUN - 2017-09-21 14:46:28

Attorney: Final San Francisco plane crash lawsuit settled

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - An attorney overseeing lawsuits stemming from a deadly plane crash in San Francisco four years ago says the last remaining suit in the U.S. has been settled. Ronald Goldman said his client, Kyung Rhan Rha, reached a deal with Asiana Airlines on Thursday just as her case was head

WBNG-TV - 2017-09-22 03:38:00

'Schoology' program to feature Broome-Tioga BOCES workshop at national level

DICKINSON (WBNG) -- Schoology was at Broome-Tioga BOCES Friday to film a "model schools workshop." Schoolology is a nationally used learning management system. It allows teachers at all levels to create, manage and share content and resources. It also provides tools to manage classrooms or blended l

WBNG-TV - 2017-09-23 00:26:00

Backtracking: The Early Years: Local history lost during WW II scrap drives

File Readers of The Oneonta Star on Sept. 29, 1942, were encouraged to gather up scrap of all sorts and bring it to an official salvage depot for the war effort. Some have expressed concern, regarding the recent removal of statues and monuments in the South, that history may be lost. It wouldn't hav

DAILY STAR - 2017-09-22 21:30:00

City to consider digital billboard request

Oneonta ZBA commissioners will consider a variance request for a proposed digital billboard on a Main Street building downtown, according to an agenda for a meeting Monday night, and the topic of short-term rentals. The Zoning and Housing Board of Appeals will meet at City Hall, 258 Main St., at 7 p

DAILY STAR - 2017-09-22 23:00:05

Job Corps salutes graduates at ceremony

On a warm Friday, the sun bright in the September sky, students and family members gathered in Oneonta Job Corps Academy's gymnasium to celebrate graduates from the various programs throughout the year. "We do an annual graduation and we invite students who have graduated in the last year to walk,"

DAILY STAR - 2017-09-22 22:55:04

Historical society gets $250K for renovations

The Greater Oneonta Historical Society welcomed state Sen. James Seward on Thursday to announce a $250,000 state grant for a capital campaign to complete the renovations to the historical society's headquarters at 183 Main Street. The historical society purchased the Bissell Block for its History Ce

DAILY STAR - 2017-09-22 01:39:00

City to residents: Sign up for free baby tree

ONEONTA - What do oak, linden and maple trees have in common? Some trees, city officials said, are in need of front-lawn homes. The city's tree-planting program has been going on many years with goals to provide shade and city beautification. David Hutchison, a member of the Oneonta Environmental Bo

DAILY STAR - 2017-09-22 01:17:17

Emergency Officials Put Out Fire on Cedar Street

The Binghamton Fire Department and the Binghamton Police Department responded to a house fire at 28 Cedar Street in Binghamton on Saturday evening. Part of Cedar Street was blocked off with Police tape and Fire Officials were able to put the fire out around 5:00 p.m. Officials say the fire broke ou

FOX 40 NEWS WICZ TV - 2017-09-24 00:07:00

US priest martyred in Guatemala beatified before thousands

(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). Guatemalan Bishop Julio Edgar Cabrera, right, looks over a Rother Family photo book with Juan Pablo Ixbalan, left, at the Rother Family home in Okarche, Okla, Thursday, Sept. 21, 2017. Stanley Rother, an American priest killed d... (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki). A statue in tribute

WBNG-TV - 2017-09-23 08:17:00

UPDATE: New details in I-81 crash involving tractor-trailer, pickup truck

9/22 UPDATE: TOWN OF LISLE (WBNG) -- Deputies with the Broome County Sheriff's Office were called to a crash involving a tractor-trailer and a pickup truck on Interstate 81 southbound in the town of Lisle Thursday afternoon. According to the sheriff's office, the crash happened around 4:25 p.m. a sh

WBNG-TV - 2017-09-22 00:14:00

LI police use stun gun on naked, bloody man who later dies

INWOOD, N.Y. (AP) - Nassau County police say officers used stun guns to try to subdue a naked man covered in blood, but the man stopped breathing and later died. Authorities were called to a home on New York's Long Island at about 2:30 a.m. Saturday after neighbors reported an intoxicated man scream

WBNG-TV - 2017-09-24 01:59:00

Western NY man pleads guilty to possessing explosive device

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) - A 47-year-old western New York man who accidentally blew off part of his left leg with a home-made bomb has pleaded guilty to unlawful possession of a destructive device. Michael O'Neill of Niagara Falls entered the plea in federal court in Rochester on Friday. The explosion t

WBNG-TV - 2017-09-24 02:03:00

EPA removes waste at Texas toxic sites, won't say from where

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Environmental Protection Agency says it has recovered 517 containers of "unidentified, potentially hazardous material" from highly contaminated toxic waste sites in Texas that flooded last month during Hurricane Harvey. The agency has not provided details about which Superfund

WBNG-TV - 2017-09-24 01:26:00

Soul singer Charles Bradley dead at 68

NEW YORK (AP) - Powerful soul singer Charles Bradley has died after battling cancer. He was 68. Bradley died on Saturday. His publicist says in a statement that Bradley had been diagnosed last fall. Discovered later in life, Bradley was known as the "Screaming Eagle of Soul" for a fiery, raspy style

WBNG-TV - 2017-09-24 01:03:00