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Three arrested in mass deer killing

Three Otsego County residents were arrested last week in connection with an incident of illegal poaching last month, according to officials from the Department of Environmental Conservation.

DAILY STAR - 2018-12-10 22:28:08

Young finishes with triple-double in Downsville's win over Jefferson

Kaylee Young tallied a triple-double in Downsville’s 53-11 win over Jefferson on Friday. Young finished with a game-high 17 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists. Olivia Brunner had a double-double with 13 points and 12 rebounds, and Luccia Martucci scored 12.

DAILY STAR - 2018-12-08 03:44:40

Driver arrested after chase, crash

A Gilboa resident was arrested Saturday following an inter-county pursuit by deputies from the Delaware County Sheriff’s Office that resulted in the driver losing control of his vehicle.

DAILY STAR - 2018-12-10 21:36:07

Ex-Springbrook employees plead guilty in Snapchat case

Two former Springbrook employees accused of recording residents without their knowledge appeared in court last Friday to answer felony charges of unlawful surveillance and endangerment.

DAILY STAR - 2018-12-10 23:47:27

Local spots nominated for historic registers

The New York State Board for Historic Preservation has recommended adding 16 properties, resources and districts to the State and National Registers of Historic Places. The nominations “reflect the striking diversity of New York State’s history and range from a rural one-room school house to the cou

DAILY STAR - 2018-12-10 11:00:00

Teacher's arrest leaves Coop community stunned, angry

The arrest of a Cooperstown Central School physical education teacher last week on charges he received and distributed child pornography online has brought concern, confusion and anger to the school’s community, but some people said they were not completely surprised.

DAILY STAR - 2018-12-11 04:16:39

Not So Dead Deer Gets New York Hunters Busted

Call it karma, justice or you reap what you sow. A pair of New York hunters face multiple charges after jack-lighting deer. And it's one of the illegally taken deer coming to life that got them busted.

BIGFROG104.COM - 2018-12-10 02:11:55

Oneonta Grand Larceny Suspect Sought

Authorities are looking for a man wanted in Oneonta for two counts of felony grand larceny. New York State Police say an arrest warrant has been issued out of Town of Oneonta Court for 39-year-old James Sitts.

WNBF.COM - 2018-12-10 15:26:10

Two escape Greene County blaze, home destroyed

EAST DURHAM, NY – Officials are investigating an early morning fire that destroyed a home on Jennings Road. Around midnight, firefighters responded to the home and found it fully involved. Two residents that were inside managed to escape with no injuries.

WNYT - 2018-12-10 09:07:01

Driver ticketed for illegally transporting Canadian lynx to Upstate NY

ASHLAND, N.Y. -- It started off with a state trooper pulling over to help the driver of a pickup truck on I-86 who had a flat tire. When it was over, the driver was charged with illegally transporting a Canadian lynx that was in a dog cage in the back of the truck.

NEWYORKUPSTATE.COM - 2018-12-10 19:12:22

Community Calendar: Dec.10-11, 2018

Lap swimming, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., SUNY Delhi Kunsela Pool, 454 Delhi Drive. For info: 607-746-4263, kolodzje@delhi.edu. Meeting and Christmas party, 7:30 p.m., Butternut Valley Grange, 7 Bloom St.

DAILY STAR - 2018-12-09 19:00:00

Water main valve to be replaced

The city of Oneonta Department of Public Service will replace a water main valve on Tuesday, Dec. 11. Work is to take place on Upper Clinton Street from Monroe Avenue to the dead end. Residents will experience a water outage during work. Water will not be shut down until after 9 a.m. and expected to

DAILY STAR - 2018-12-10 17:31:26

Teacher charged with child pornography

A Cooperstown High School teacher has been charged with receiving and distributing child pornography over the internet by the federal government . Justin Hobbie, a 41-year-old physical education teacher and a former girls' soccer coach at the high school, was arrested at his home in Springfield Cent

DAILY STAR - 2018-12-08 01:13:03

DEC: Arrests are coming in mass deer shooting

Arrests are pending for at least two people in connection to the killing of eight deer in Milford on the eve of Thanksgiving, according to the state Department of Environmental Conservation.

DAILY STAR - 2018-12-08 01:58:00

Woman accused of animal cruelty

A woman in Morris was arrested Thursday on animal cruelty charges for two dogs. The Otsego County Sheriff's Office investigated a complaint at 2169 Count Highway 18 in Morris and discovered two dogs in a run-down trailer without proper food and water, according to Sheriff Richard Devlin.

DAILY STAR - 2018-12-08 01:56:11

Harold Baines, Lee Smith elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

LAS VEGAS -- Harold Baines was given a save as big as any Lee Smith ever posted. In a vote sure to spark renewed cries of cronyism at Cooperstown, Baines surprisingly was picked for the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday after never coming close in any previous election.

ESPN - 2018-12-10 13:26:01

Meeting Scheduled To Discuss Lake George Septic Study

A public workshop scheduled for Monday evening in Lake George is intended to address findings from a project that examined the town’s septic systems. Introduced in 2013, the Septic Initiative Program set out to map and inventory the wastewater infrastructure within the Town of Lake George. Officials

WAMC.ORG - 2018-12-09 17:47:30

Investigation continues into October deadly Schoharie limo crash

NewsChannel 13 continues to push police for updates on the deadly limousine crash in Schoharie back in October. State police say their investigation is ongoing -- and they have no new information.

WNYT - 2018-12-06 19:33:36

Couple opens Italian eatery in Margaretville

Husband-and-wife restaurateurs Amy Parks and Daryl DeBeech left city life behind to pursue updated Italian fare in downtown Margaretville. After being charmed by rural life in the Catskills during a 2016 visit, Parks said, the pair conceptualized their would-be eatery. Late last month, they opened T

DAILY STAR - 2018-12-07 23:49:09

Two Schoharie sites nominated for National Register

SCHOHARIE County -- Two sites in Schoharie County were among 16 in New York state that were nominated for the National Register of Historic Places this week. The Col. Peter B. Vroman House in Schoharie and the Schoharie Village Historic District were both selected by the New York State Board for His

DAILY GAZETTE - 2018-12-07 07:00:00