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State police release cause of death for 20 victims of limo crash
Speakers at a vigil in Amsterdam sought to console those grieving after a crash Oct. 6, 2018, killed 17 passengers, a driver and two bystanders.Georgie Silvarole and Laura Nichols, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Laurens man sentenced for killing parents in 2017
The Laurens manwho killed his parentsin their home a week before Christmas in 2017 will spend 25 years to life in prison.Kevin Perry, 24, was sentenced Friday in Otsego County Court for shooting and killing his parents, 59-year-old Timothy Perry and 52-year-old Solveig Perry, at their home in Lauren
Perry Will Serve At Least 22 Years In Parents’ Deaths
COOPERSTOWN – Kevin Perry, 24, convicted ofkilling his parents in Laurens last December, will soon be en route to a maximum-security prison for at least 21.875 years.
Man ticketed in crash with injury
Man ticketed in crash with injuryA two-car crash left a section of state Highway 10 in Bloomville closed for hours in the afternoon Tuesday.Around 1:30 p.m., Delaware County Sheriff’s Deputies, assisted by Bloomville Fire Department, Delhi Fire and EMS and Cooperstown Medical Transport responded to
Deputies: Man threw knife during dispute
According to a media release, Delaware County sheriff’s deputies arrested Devon A. Dority, 18, on charges of second-degree menacing and decond-degree attempted assault, a class E felony.
Upstate NY Mom Demands Dog That Attached Her Son Be Put Down
An upstate New York mother wants thedogthat attacked her 3 year-old son to be put down.Amanda Davenport ofWatertownsays a pitbull 'brutally attacked' her son Zhander while he was playing outside, leaving him with possible permanent never damage. Zhander needed emergency surgery and over 80 stitches
NTSB hasn't fully examined limo in NY crash that killed 20
WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal safety investigators have been unable to conduct a full examination of the limousine involved in a crash that killed 20 people nearly two weeks ago in upstate New York because of a criminal case against the limo company's operator. While the National Transportation Safety B
County to test tiny houses as homeless shelter
Julie Lewis | The Daily StarGary Brackett, professor of Construction Management, second from right, and assistant professor, Justin Forster, right, go over plans with freshmen architecture students Derek Miller, left, and Christian Calore in the partially framed 11-by-22-foot tiny house under constr
County demolishes public works garage
The Delaware County Department of Public Works garage, part of a former silk mill constructed in the late 1800s on Page Avenue in Delhi, was partially torn down Wednesday. The work is expected to continue through the week.The offices and the annex that houses Delaware County Veteran Services and the
Part of I-88 closed in Sidney area
SIDNEY, N.Y. (WBNG) — A portion of Interstate 88 is closed while crews clean up down trees and wires.Interstate 88 is closed in both directions of travel between exits 9 (Sidney) and 10 (Unadilla), according to the New York State Department of Transportation.The closure is to necessitate the NYSDOT
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.
Hudson Valley Man Killed, 2 Seriously Injured in Wrong-Way Crash
An investigation indicates that a 2015 Toyota, driven by Patrick Collins, 50, of Pennsylvania, drove the wrong way in the westbound lane and hit a 2002 Honda which was traveling in the right direction, police say.
1 dead, 2 hurt in wrong-way crash on Route 17 in Sullivan County
THOMPSON, N.Y. — A 33-year-old man died and two other people were hospitalized after a wrong-way crash on Route 17 in Sullivan County, state police said Wednesday.Police said 50-year-old Patrick Collins, of East Stroudsburg, Pa., was driving east in the westbound lanes of Route 17 around 10:15 p.m.
Oneonta company involved in settlement with AG's Office for rent-to-own practices
ONEONTA – The state Attorney General’s Office has announced a major settlement with manufactured home park owners to reform their “rent-to-own” practices, and one of those companies is based in Oneonta.Attorney General Barbara Underwood says that the eight companies, including JKLM Communities in On
Fade to Gray: Tragedy Close To Home
Working in the news business for 33 years there are certain telltale signs that something is terribly wrong. When the limousine crashed in Schoharie we heard initial reporters of “multiple fatalities.” Then a few hours later we were told only one thing again and again; “multiple fatalities.” When I
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
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.
Entertainment briefs: Spooky tours at Frisbee House; Mozart, Ravel at WKC
Frisbee House to host Halloween toursDELHI – Celebrate the Halloween season with a trip to the Delaware County Historical Association on Route 10, just two miles outside of Delhi.This Saturday and Saturday, Oct. 27, the historic Judge Gideon Frisbee House will be opened for a special Twilight Lanter
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.
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