Breaking News from Oneonta
Find the latest Oneonta News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.
Early morning traffic stop in Auburn leads to drug charges
A traffic stop early Sunday uncovered drugs, a large sum of money and a weapon, according to the Auburn Police Department.Police said officers stopped a black BMW at approximately 3:04 a.m. for driving without adequate tail lights. The operator of the vehicle, Antwoin Anderson, 34, also had a suspen
Syracuse Police: Victim attacked and robbed by two men while with his 2 year old son
The victim told police he knew the suspects, Isiah Gaston, 22 and Jamel Felton, 27, both of Syracuse. The victim said Gaston punched him in the face, causing him to fall to the ground. While on the ground, both males continued to punch him. Felton then went through the victim's pockets and took his
Albany Police fatally shoot man they say was stabbing his mother
As Mackey and Ellis were checking on the woman's condition, police say 20-year-old Schuyler Lake appeared at the top of the stairwell, armed with a knife, and began to walk down the stairs. The officers yelled at Lake through the broken window to stop and drop the knife, but police say he refused an
Bear struck and killed on 9W in Glenmont
GLENMONT —A bear was killed when it was struck by a motorist on Route 9W earlier today, Saturday, June 23.
Woman Found on I-81 Ramp Dies at Hospital
The Lackawanna County coroner says Rachel Teplitsky, 26, of Tafton, was found on the Interstate 81 south off-ramp at the Davis Street exit. She was badly hurt and later died at the hospital.
Guilty Plea In Case Of Rape And Murder Of 11 Year Old Girl
Nearly a year ago, in Chenango County, Rundstrom-Wooding and his partner, James Brower, were both charged in the death of the girl, who was found dead in the trailer the men shared.
Man finds rattlesnake under hood while trying to start car
They released it nearby, next to several large boulders, which state wildlife experts described as "a much more snake-appropriate habitat."
Man in serious condition after early morning shooting
Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
Fire Destroys West Winfield Home
“At that point we called other departments and started setting up our tanker shuttle to bring water to the scene,” said Sean Murphy, Assistant Chief of the West Winfield Fire Department.
Contractor pleads guilty in theft case
QUEENSBURY -- A Schenectady contractor who was arrested three years ago for allegedly defrauding a customer for whom he was building a home in Bolton pleaded guilty Friday to a misdemeanor.Joseph A. Aquilo, 54, pleaded guilty to petit larceny in connection with a June 2015 arrest by the Warren Count
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for SUNDAY, JUNE 24
CONCERT – 3 p.m. Oneonta Community Concert Band presents a World Tour in Music featuring the “Star Spangled Banner,” “King Cotton March,” “Marche des Parachutists Belges,” “Amparito Roca,” more. Wilber Park, Oneonta. Call 607-437-0152.
Horned Dorset to host open house
The nonprofit colony, now in its seventh year, offers four-week summer residencies to emerging and professional artists in the fields of creative writing, literary translation, musical composition and visual arts.
Man charged with growing marijuana
Daniel D. White, 35, of Unadilla, was charged June 19 with the misdemeanors of unlawfully growing cannabis and three counts of endangering the welfare of a child, plus unlawful possession of marijuana, a violation, troopers said in a media release.
Report: Man accused in rape, murder of 11-year-old girl in Norwich takes plea deal
NORWICH, N.Y. —A Chenango County man accused in the rape and murder of an 11-year-old girl in Norwich has accepted a plea deal.According to a report by WBNG, Tobias Rundstrom-Wooding accepted a plea deal from the Chenango County District Attorney’s Office Friday. With the plea Rundstrom-Wooding will
City: Scofflaw landlord refuses to obey law
The city of Oneonta has asked the State Supreme Court in Otsego County to enforce an order to vacate 195 Main St., which was declared unsafe more than a year ago.Property owner Melania Pervu not only has ignored the order to vacate the building of residents but also continues to collect rent from te
Oneonta Community Concert Band to offer world tour
Under the direction of Andy Pease the Oneonta Community Concert Band will present a “world tour” in music. The concert will take place in the upper pavilion in Wilber Park at 3 p.m. Sunday. The concert will be at 3 p.m.The music for this concert will start with “The Star-Spangled Banner,” and will c
In Your Opinion: Anonymous bigoted comments fuels dissent
For years, I have been disappointed that The Daily Star has permitted people to comment anonymously online under the guise of protecting free speech.In my mind, if you can’t put your name under a statement, you should not be making the statement. The newspaper reached an all-time low last week when
Schools to provide meals this summer
Charlotte Valley Central School will provided breakfast from 8:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. and lunch from 11:30 a.m. to noon from July 2 to Aug. 10. Call 278-5511, ext. 8, for more information.
Trial to begin in Oneonta armed robbery case
A trial for a felon charged in an Oneonta burglary and robbery case will start in Otsego County Court on Monday, according to District Attorney John Muehl.Teddy Faison, 35, who faces first-degree burglary and first-degree robbery charges, was arrested by Monticello police July 1 on an Oneonta warran
Man accused of sexual abuse
State police at Norwich charged Robert A. West III, 33, on June 17 with the misdemeanors of second-degree sexual abuse, forcible touching and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child.