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DCHA to offer hel[p finding 'Delaware County roots'

An upcoming workshop hosted by the Delaware County Historical Association seeks to connect local residents with their Delaware County roots by providing guidance and access to a wealth of genealogical and historical resources.


New York State Funding Should Help Ease Waiting Lists

The weather the last few weeks has really reminded us what WNY winters can dish out. It’s seems like it’s been a long time since we have had such cold temperatures and dangerously cold wind chills, not to mention blowing and drifting snow. Since February is heart month, I just want to remind older a


Gasoline prices fall in NY state, but national average rises

KINGSTON, N.Y. — Gasoline prices in New York state fell another 3.3 cents per gallon last week, settling at an average of $2.47 on Sunday, according to GasBuddy.com. But the national average crept upward for the second straight week.


Officer assault case against NY man bound to court

A case against a Bainbridge, N.Y., man accused of assaulting an officer has been bound to McKean County Court. John T. Winn, 32, appeared for a preliminary hearing Wednesday before District Judge Dominic Cercone on charges of aggravated assault, a second-degree felony; terroristic threats, a first-d


CNY coyote hunter wins $2,280 in statewide contest

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, N.Y. -- A Central New York man was the top hunter and won $2,280 in the 12th Annual Statewide 3-Day Coyote Contest hosted by the Federation of Sportsmen’s Clubs of Sullivan County.


NY-19: Delgado holding first town hall in Otsego County Monday

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. -- Congressman Antonio Delgado is scheduled to hold six town halls, and one of his first stops will be in Otsego County. The congressman represents the 19th Congressional District.


LOVETT: Goodbye and farewell — reflections on 25 years covering the New York State Capitol

ALBANY — This Monday marks the seventh anniversary of this column — and its last day. After 30 years as a reporter — and seven straight years of never missing a single Monday with the column—I am leaving the Daily News and the journalism business.


Oneonta man in serious condition after being hit by vehicle

ONEONTA- An Oneonta man is in serious condition after being struck by a vehicle near Walmart. State Police said the incident happened on State Route 23 near the entrance to Walmart in Oneonta on Friday night.


Gov. Larry Hogan hopes to revive Amazon's interest in Maryland for HQ2 as New York deal crumbles

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan said Thursday that he has talked with Amazon officials following the company's decision to back out of building part of its East Coast headquarters in New York City.


Man charged with four wrecks, DWI

Otsego County deputies said an Otego man was arrested on Feb. 13 after being involved in four vehicle crashes. According to a media release, Robert H. Braun, 53, left the scene of a property damage accident in Oneonta and was then involved in three more crashes, the final occurring when his truck hi


Whispering Tree to play in Walton

Coffeehouse at the Theatre will present the Franco-American duo Whispering Tree at the Walton Theatre at 6 p.m. Sunday. According to a media release: “Singer/songwriter Eleanor Kleiner and multi-instrumentalist Elie Brangbour have been captivating audiences around the world since meeting in London.


Pedestrian airlifted to hospital after being struck by car in Oneonta

ONEONTA (WBNG) — New York State Police say a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in Oneonta on State Rt. 23 around 6:54 p.m. Friday. State Police say 62-year-old Steven A. Grant of Oneonta was airlifted by LifeNet to Wilson Memorial Hospital with serious injuries after he was struck by a vehicle. The


Deposit Drug Bust: Suspects Indicted On Federal Charges

DEPOSIT, NY - A from Deposit have been indicted on federal charges, accused of working together to sell drugs over the span of about five months. That's according to documents filed with the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York.


Districts take action after tragic school shootings

BAINBRIDGE, N.Y. (WBNG) — In the aftermath of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas school shooting, several school districts in our area said they would reevaluate their safety procedures. Some took it a step further.


Coop overwhelms TI, advances in Section III

All nine Cooperstown players scored and the Hawkeye defense allowed just five field goals as second-seeded Coop dispatched No. 15 Thousand Islands, 71-20, in the second round of the Section III Class C boys basketball tournament.


Ashline, SK charge past H-T for DL championship

DELHI – South Kortright’s Seth Ashline led all scorers with 18 points as the top-seeded Rams defeated No. 2 Hunter-Tannersville, 86-37, in Friday’s Delaware League title game at SUNY Delhi.


SK defense keys 10th straight DL title

DELHI – During the past decade, the South Kortright Rams have dominated Delaware League girls basketball, winning nine straight league titles coming into this season. On Friday, top-seeded SK extended that streak to 10, defeating No. 2 Stamford, 56-26, in Delaware League championship game at SUNY De


Red Dragons down Bears women's basketball in season finale, 66-57

ONEONTA, N.Y.--- The SUNY Potsdam women's basketball team (8-16, 5-13 SUNYAC) fell to SUNY Oneonta (20-5, 14-4 SUNYAC) 66-57 on Saturday afternoon. After a first half that was controlled by the Bears, Oneonta's 12-2 run to start the second half was what propelled them to victory as they never relinq


Bears men's hoops fall at Oneonta, still clinch playoff spot

ONEONTA, N.Y. --- With a red hot second half, the SUNY Oneonta Red Dragons (15-10, 10-8) topped the SUNY Potsdam men's basketball team (13-12, 9-9 SUNYAC) 93-60 on Saturday afternoon. After a tightly contested first half, the Red Dragons got off to a 22-4 start to the second half, making 9-of-15 thr


Men's Hoops Can't Hold Off Hobart on Senior Day

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. – The Union College men's basketball team had Hobart College on its heels for a full 40 minutes, but the Dutchmen could not hold off the Statesmen down the stretch as Union fell by a 76-74 score on Senior Day at the Viniar Athletic Center on Saturday.