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Man charged with DWI after flipping pickup
A Stamford man has been arrested on drunken driving charges after state police at Margaretville investigated an incident involving an overturned pickup truck.James S. Stewart, 51, was charged at about 12:20 a.m. June 17 with the felonies of driving while intoxicated and first-degree aggravated unlic
Atwell to be featured at CANO
Jim Atwell, an author, a recorded Quaker minister and a longtime columnist for The Cooperstown Crier and occasional columnist for The Daily Star, will be the featured writer Thursday at the Writers Salon, presented by the Community Arts Network of Oneonta.This month’s salon will feature short storie
Mother, daughter die in Schoharie crash
A crash Monday afternoon in the Schoharie County town of Seward left two people dead.On Wednesday, state police at Latham released the identities of the passengers in the crash, which remains under investigation.
Two die in Schoharie County crash
A crash Monday afternoon in the Schoharie County town of Seward left two people dead.State police responded to a single-car crash on state Route 145 at about 3:30. An investigation determined that a 2004 Honda operated by a 16-year-old of Fort Plain was traveling south, crossed over the center line
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for THURSDAY, JUNE 21
SUNSET STROLL – 7 p.m. Walk through the forest and enjoy the views of Canadarago Lake this summer solstice. Fetterly Forest, 302 Roses Hill Road, Richfield Springs. Call 607-547-2366 or visit
Trial to begin in Oneonta armed robbery case
A trial for a felon charged in an Oneonta burglary and robbery case will start in Otsego County Court on Monday, according to District Attorney John Muehl.Teddy Faison, 35, who faces first-degree burglary and first-degree robbery charges, was arrested by Monticello police July 1 on an Oneonta warran
Police: Drunk driver had kids in vehicle
Richard R. Cole, 39, was located in the town of Milford after a citizen in Hartwick called police, according to Otsego County Sheriff Richard Devlin Jr. Cole is charged with felony aggravated driving while intoxicated with a child under the age of 16 in the vehicle, and had two previous DWI convicti
Parlor Cats to be on Blues Express
Riders must be 21 or older, with valid identification. The train will start boarding at 6:30 p.m. at the Milford train depot, depart at 7 p.m. and return to Milford around 10 p.m. A full cash bar will be available.
Teen dies in accident on Canadarago
A 19-year-old Richfield Springs man drowned in Canadarago Lake on Monday night after storms contributed to his kayak capsizing.Dustin N. Groat had been kayaking with a friend in separate boats from about 7:30 p.m., traveling from the boat launch to Deowongo Island when a storm approached.The teenage
Body of missing teen found in Canadarago Lake
Around 8-9 p.m. Monday, troopers responded to a report of a missing person in Canadarago Lake. State police and the Otsego County Sheriff’s Office conducted the search, and on Tuesday morning the body of a missing teen was found in the lake, near the 2100 block of County Route 22/East Lake Road in R
Deputies search for missing boater
Also, Cooperstown Fire Department crews and village police were checking Otsego Lake late Monday night after a report was received of a person calling for help, Devlin said.
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20
TALKING OPERA – 7 p.m. Director Tomer Zvulun and Conductor Nicole Paiement share perspectives on Pulitzer prize-winning opera “Silent Night.” Parish Hall, Christ Episcopal Church, 69 Fair St., Cooperstown. Call 607-547-2255 or visit
City to offer $2.3M in grants for downtown revitalization
Wanted: Creative ideas to regenerate, transform downtown Oneonta.Reward: Funding from the Downtown Revitalization Initiative.The city of Oneonta is set to launch its $2,335,000 grant program in July after months of preparation.
State Police: Two fatalities in crash near Cobleskill.
COBLESKILL, NY (WRGB) State Police confirm there are two fatalities in a crash near Cobleskill.The crash occurred sometime after 6:00 PM on Monday on Route 145.At the time of this report, police were not able to release more details.CBS6 is working to learn more. Check back for updates.
Two die in Tuesday crash in Schoharie County
Two passengers in the vehicle were pronounced dead at the scene, and the driver was taken to Albany Medical Center for treatment of his injuries, troopers said.
State Police stop training dogs to detect marijuana
ALBANY — With the Cuomo administration warming up to the proposed legalization of marijuana in New York, State Police have suspended marijuana-detection training for K-9 unit dogs, CNHI has confirmed.State Police spokesman Beau Duffy confirmed in response to inquiries from CNHI that narcotics-detect
Man dies after kayak capsizes in storm
Dustin N. Groat of Jordanville had been kayaking with a friend in separate boats from the lake boat launch to Deowongo Island when a storm approached. The teenagers began to paddle back from the island to the boat launch but Groat's kayak capsized. The other teen was unable to locate Groat, who was
City seeks grant to aid purchase of Nick's Diner
The city of Oneonta proposes seeking a $230,000 state grant to support a private purchase of Nick's Diner in a project to create 15½ full-time equivalent jobs, officials said.The city will have a public hearing on the grant application in Common Council Chambers at 7 p.m. Tuesday before regular busi
Bus crashes into fireworks store in New Milford
Around 7:30 a.m., troopers said a bus collided withMonteforte Fireworksstore, 3108 State Route 492.
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SUNDAY, JUNE 17
TRACTOR SHOW – 7 a.m. Tractor Road Run followed by pancake breakfast. Tractor pull at 10 a.m. Then Tractor Soccer with a 6’ ball. Sunnycrest Orchards, 7869 St. Rt. 10, Sharon Springs. Call 518-231-8080 or visit