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After DWI arrest, Delaware County man accused of threatening troopers

Thomas G. Harris, 26, of Unadilla, was arrested Sunday just after 5:30 p.m., following a traffic stop on State Highway 357 in the Town of Sidney. Troopers said he was speeding at 101 miles per hour and his reportable blood alcohol content was 0.20 percent — more than twice the legal limit.

PRESSCONNECTS - 2018-10-17 14:36:00

Meth and a handgun: Montrose fugitive arrested in Johnson City traffic stop

Johnson City police stopped a vehicle on Main Street, then learned the driver was wanted by Pennsylvania authorities on a drug charge, and allegedly had a loaded gun with him.

PRESSCONNECTS - 2018-10-16 21:16:00

Sheriff: Man fled crash,  revealing stolen truck

A Davenport man was arrested Monday by the Delaware County Sheriff's Office on charges of stealing a truck earlier this year.Eric Rossman, 39, fled the scene of an accident in Delhi, according to police, and he was later located by deputies at his home in Davenport with the help of the Delhi Police

DAILY STAR - 2018-10-16 23:28:30

Earlville man arrested for welfare fraud

Lenox, NY — An Earlville man was arrested for welfare fraud totaling $2,112.On Oct. 15, Madison County Sheriff's Office investigators arrested Justin T. Marris, 26, of Earlville, was charged with fourth-degree welfare fraud, fourth-degree grand larceny, first-degree offering a false instrument for f

ONEIDA DISPATCH - 2018-10-16 20:07:00

Two face charges following Ninevah drug bust

NINEVAH (WBNG) — Authorities say they found guns, meth, weed, pills, and more than $5,000 in cash in a raid at 2118 East Windsor Road in Ninevah.

WBNG-TV - 2018-10-16 14:12:21

Fire in Norwich leaves trailer uninhabitable, cause under investigation

According to Norwich Fire Department Chief Jan Papelino, a 911 call was received at approximately 10:30 p.m. on Monday night, and the caller reported that a tree fell over on River Street, stressing and breaking a power line, and a nearby trailer was on fire.

EVENING SUN - 2018-10-17 00:00:00

Troopers: Coventry man stole car, ATV

Troopers determined Nathaniel Rowe, 19, of Coventry as the suspect in the theft of both vehicles and was arrested.

WBNG-TV - 2018-10-16 15:42:11

Fire-Sprinkler Reg Excludes All But One Business, Owner Reports

Bernie Zeh tells Common Council a new fire-safety regulation has damaged his business by excluding all but one local company. Liz Rose of Peter Clark Rentals, left, seconded Zeh’s concerns. (Ian Austin/AllOTSEGO.com)

ALLOTSEGO.COM - 2018-10-17 20:14:35

Police arrest teen for attempted murder

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Walton Woman Killed Crossing Unlit Route 23

The victim was identified as Katy Doughty, 45, who was crossing the busy road at 8:18 p.m. when was was struck by an eastbound car. The driver was not identified.


Area Police Blotters – Week of Oct. 5-12

Found in the area of Kinney Drugs: Three pairs of sunglasses, fit bit, USB and four sets of keys. Contact the Cazenovia Police Department at (315) 655-3276 to claim.


One dead, more injured on Sunday night bus from Ithaca to NYC

A 33-year-old California woman is dead after a bus heading from Ithaca to New York City crashed along Interstate 380 in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania, according toWNEP. We understand the bus was being operated by Big Red Bullet as part of their regular service. Big Red Bullet has not responded to


Delaware County cracks down on dangerous vehicles

Since the partnership began in August, at least 13 vehicles have been taken off the road due to major safety violations, ranging from unregistered vehicles to inadequate brakes.


Bus involved in three-car crash in Vestal

VESTAL (WBNG) — Traffic was reduced to two lanes on Vestal Parkway West across from the Town Square Mall shopping center on Monday night.A crash took place around 6:30 p.m. on Monday night as a three-car crash was cleaned up.A Limo Coach bus’ airbag was deployed on the driver side. In front of it wa


Former teacher gets probation for sexual relationship with 15-year-old

Timothy Lee, 47, pleaded guilty on Monday to third-degree criminal sex act, a class E felony.


45-year-old Walton woman dies in Oneonta crash

ONEONTA- A 45-year-old woman was killed in an accident on State Route 23 in the town of Oneonta on Saturday night.New York State Police said, Katy Doughty, 45 of Walton N.Y., was crossing State Route 23 near State Highway 28 and was hit by a vehicle traveling east on Route 23. Police said Doughty wa


Woman struck, killed while crossing street in upstate NY

ONEONTA, N.Y. (AP) — Police say a woman was hit by a car and killed in upstate New York.Authorities say 45-year-old Katy Doughty was crossing state Route 23 in Oneonta Saturday evening when she was struck and killed.A business owner tells The Daily Star that Doughty had been attending a birthday par


3 CNY school districts among the highest teacher turnover rates in Upstate NY

Here are the three Central NY districts that made the list, including their turnover rates, and the rates of turnover for teachers who have been with the district for less than five years:


Local firm gets funds for battery project

Otsego Now announced Monday that local manufacturer Custom Electronics Inc. will receive a substantial grant from the state.The $750,000 grant will help fund a new product line of smart batteries for use in hospitals, entertainment and disaster recovery efforts. The total cost of the product develop


Boy 8, charged with arson, vandalism in Sullivan County

TOWN OF LIBERTY, N.Y. — An 8-year-old boy was arrested and charged by the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office with damaging the museum at Swan Lake Park, authorities said.Old photographs had been ripped off the walls, a billboard had been knocked over and a visitors’ log had been scribbled in. A fire w