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State Police take over investigation into Yorkville fatal fire

State Police Troop D Spokesperson Jack Keller confirmed with NEWSChannel 2 Friday afternoon that State Police are now the lead agency looking into not only the cause of Thursday night's fire on Campbell Avenue, but also whether there was any foul play involved. Yorkville police say seven-year-old

WKTV - 2018-01-20 02:31:00

Norwich schools groundskeeper arrested in sexual abuse of child

A longtime groundskeeper at the Norwich City School District has been arrested in a sexual abuse charge. David G. Shaffer, a 55-year-old Pharsalia resident who works for Buildings and Grounds at the Norwich school district, was taken into custody Thursday night by the Chenango County Sheriff's Offic

PRESSCONNECTS - 2018-01-19 16:42:27

7-year-old killed in Yorkville fire, mother in critical condition

The fire started after just after 10 p.m. Thursday night. When our news crews arrived on-scene at 59 Campbell Ave. they found fire crews battling flames. Heavy smoke could be seen coming from the second story apartment Fire officials say the roof caved in while crew members were working to battle

WKTV - 2018-01-19 13:59:00

Cops: Sex offender tried to slip anklet

A registered sex offender who tried to free himself from a monitoring ankle bracelet was arrested for damaging it, according to state police at Oneonta, who turned him over to parole authorities. Alexander M. Rogers, 37, of Otego, was charged Jan. 17 with third-degree criminal mischief, a felony, tr

DAILY STAR - 2018-01-20 01:05:55

Utica man accused of lewd act inside Herkimer convenience store

Herkimer police say they were called to a local convenience store around 7 p.m. Thursday for a report of a man exposing himself and masturbating inside the store, but the man left before officers arrived on scene and they were unable to find him in the area. Officers were called back to the conve

WKTV - 2018-01-19 19:35:00

Large fire rages at Utica plant

A large fire broke out at the Pacemaker Steel & Piping plant on Broad Street in Utica early this morning. Authorities said the alarm was raised shortly before 6 a.m. and the building was fully involved. Firefighters spent the morning battling the blaze, largely from the outside. Neighboring building

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2018-01-19 20:00:00

Natural Gas Fire in Utica burns for several hours

The Utica Fire Department and National Grid Crews responded to a natural gas fire on Broad Street early Friday morning. Numerous members of the fire department were able to contain the fire to the roof and west side of Pacemaker Steel & Piping. Scroll for more content... One of the big concerns w

WKTV - 2018-01-20 01:48:00

'This is just awful:' Yorkville fire victim, 7, mourned

YORKVILLE - As 5th Street resident JoAnne Nadeau walked her hound Scooter on Friday past the burned remains of 95 Campbell Ave., she looked toward the collapsed structure. "This is just awful," Nadeau said, adding that the walk itself was bringing back memories of 7-year-old fire victim Taylor Mishl

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2018-01-19 13:56:51

Man found dead in car in Moss Point

Moss Point police continue to investigate a homicide after a 24-year-old man was found dead this morning. At 7:22 a.m., police responded to a call about a suspicious vehicle at the old Ed Mayo Junior High building off Orange Grove Road. Once police arrived they found Kellie Guy inside the vehicle w

WXXV25.COM - 2018-01-19 00:00:50

Pascagoula police investigate infant girl's death

The Pascagoula Police Department is investigating the death of an infant girl. Captain Doug Adams told WLOX the infant was taken to the emergency room Thursday morning, and doctors believed the infant died from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). "Nothing on the outside suggested anything other tha

WLOX - 2018-01-20 01:34:01

It was too cold to drive this week, but the weather will be just right to paddle on Saturday

A group of die-hard paddlers will take their kayaks out Saturday and head up Bayou Castelle, off the Pascagoula River, to Bluff Creek. It was too cold to drive some days this past week, but warm enough to paddle? Darcie Crew, Eric Richards and Charlie McVea - members of Paradise Paddlers out of Pas

BILOXI SUN HERALD - 2018-01-19 20:00:00

USS Fitzgerald, on which 7 sailors were killed, arrives in Mississippi for repairs

An earlier version of this video incorrectly stated the country of registration for the freighter, ACX Crystal. The freighter is registered in the Philippines. USA TODAY PASCAGOULA - Greeted by sailors and flag-waving residents, a U.S. Navy destroyer damaged in a June collision that killed seven sa

HATTIESBURG AMERICAN - 2018-01-20 04:28:50

MPD: Woman's vehicle shot nine times while driving on Cody Road

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) - A woman's vehicle was shot into nine times while driving north on Cody Road late Thursday evening. Mobile Police responded to the 6400 block of Biloxi Avenue around 10:30 p.m. in response to a shooting. When officers arrived on the scene, police say the woman said she was dri

WKRG - 2018-01-19 21:33:37

Latest on Moss Point mayor's domestic violence case

Moss Point Mayor Mario King and his wife have yet to appear in court over a domestic violence case that surfaced months ago. Mayor King and his wife, Natasha King, are both facing domestic violence and simple assault charges after an incident at their home last October. The Kings were scheduled to

WXXV25.COM - 2018-01-19 00:37:53

Convicted Mobile Cop Killer Set for Execution

A Mobile man convicted of killing a Mobile Police Officer more than 30 years ago is set to be executed next week. But lawyers for Vernon Madison were busy in court this week in an attempt to block the execution. On Tuesday Mobile Circuit Court Judge Robert Smith denied a motion for a stay of executi

WKRG - 2018-01-19 18:29:30

EXCLUSIVE: 10-year-old boy burned inside and out in one-in-a-million allergic reaction

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) - An antibiotic that is prescribed every day, instead of helping, had a devastating effect on a 10-year-old boy in Mobile County. Tonight at 6, he shares his story only with News 5's Hayley Minogue. Hear why his parents want to spread awareness for Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, a on

WKRG - 2018-01-19 23:48:24

Holbrook man killed in crash after allegedly robbing Randolph store is identified

A multi-town police chase involving an armed robber ended with the robber dead in a head-on crash on Union Street (Route 139) in Randolph Wednesday afternoon that sent another driver to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, police said. Michael Berg, 37, of Holbrook, armed with a sawed-of

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-01-18 15:00:33

Brockton Crash: One Dead At Avon Town Line

BROCKTON, MA - A serious car crash at the Brockton-Avon line has resulted in at least one dead, according to multiple scanner reports. The Avon Fire Department confirmed the Memorial Drive crash at about 10 a.m. Video from the scene show a vehicle that appeared to have crashed into a pole.Officials

PATCH - 2018-01-18 15:49:20

2 Injured, 1 Seriously, In Easton Crash

EASTON, MA - Two men were injured in a serious crash at an Easton intersection Friday morning, police and fire officials said. The two-car crash happened around 7:25 a.m. at the intersection of Turnpike and Depot streets. A 79-year-old Easton man driving a Toyota Camry was hospitalized with what are

PATCH - 2018-01-19 13:53:48

Randolph robbery, police chase end in fatal crash

A 37-year-old Holbrook man suspected of robbing a North Randolph grocery store died after a head-on collision while fleeing police. RANDOLPH - A Holbrook man sought for an armed robbery of a grocery store died in a head-on collision during a police pursuit, investigators said. The name of the suspec