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School Registrations:Stamford Central School
Parents of children living in the Stamford Central School District who will be 5 years old by Dec. 1, may register them to begin kindergarten in September. Parents are asked to call 607-652-7301, ext. 0, and provide the name of the child, their address and date of birth as soon as possible. Kinderga
Two NYS troopers hospitalized after responding to fight between father, son on I-88
WORCESTER, N.Y. (WBNG) — New York State Police say two troopers were hurt Tuesday afternoon when responding to a fight between two men along Interstate 88 in the town of Worcester.
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
Upstate NY lawmakers rally public to save state prisons
A group of Upstate NY lawmakers has started a petition to rally the public against Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan for shutting down up to three state prisons by Labor Day. North Country Sen. Patty Ritchie is leading the online petition drive with Assemblymen Ken Blankenbush, of Carthage, and Mark Walczyk,
Upstate NY college to continue research on shipwreck-salvaged beer
COBLESKILL, NY -- The murky story of the effort to make a modern beer from the dregs of bottles that sank into the ocean in an 1886 shipwreck is taking another turn. There may now be two efforts to salvage some magic from the historic beer yeast. And there may an effort to answer the question: Who,
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.
Woman accused of theft, other crimes
Delaware County deputies said a Monticello woman was arrested on several charges, including felonies. According to a media release, Rebecca K. Allen, 24, Monticello, was charged on Sunday with fourth-degree grand larceny, a class E felony, and petit larceny related to an incident that occurred in No
Melanie Hoyt's 16 points power Stamford to win in DL semis
Stamford's Melanie Hoyt scored 16 points as No. 2 Stamford defeated third-seeded Gilboa, 55-42, in Friday's Delaware League semifinals. The sophomore made eight field goals to pace the Indians, who advanced to the Feb. 15 league final at SUNY Delhi.
Convicted Schoharie Co. rapist now behind bars
Mark Schinnerer, 55, of North Blenheim, was found guilty of First Degree Rape on September 21, 2018. Rather than being immediately remanded he was allowed to go home, essentially a free man, while a judge reviewed motions for an appeal. His sentence was adjourned for four months, leaving members of
Pop band Why Don’t We to perform at Chevy Court during NY State Fair
SYRACUSE, NY — Pop quintet Why Don’t We brings its harmonies and hits to a debut performance at Chevy Court during the 2019 Great New York State Fair’s Chevrolet Music Festival at 2 p.m. Thursday, August 29. All performances on Chevy Court are free with Fair admission.
Troopers: Colonie man caught speeding in Schoharie with more than a pound of marijuana
SCHOHARIE - A Colonie man stopped for speeding Monday on Interstate 88 in Schoharie was found with more than a pound of marijuana, state police said. Nathaniel C. Martin, 20, was stopped as he headed west as he traveled at a "high rate of speed" near the Route 30A exit at about 4:30 p.m., state poli
New York State not giving up on future Amazon project, ESD chief says
New York State hasn’t given up on winning a future Amazon expansion project, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s economic development czar said Thursday. “We should never burn bridges,” said Howard Zemsky, CEO of Empire State Development, the state’s primary business-aid agency. “The governor is not burning any
New York State STAR program reimbursement by county
ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - The New York Department of Taxation released the latest data on the number of School Tax Relief (STAR) reimbursements by county. The latest data shows the number and amount of rebates for 2017. Hover over each county to see the number of basic exemptions, amount of basic reim
Trooper hurt in roadside fight
At least one state trooper was injured in a roadside fight on Interstate 88 Tuesday afternoon, according to Troop C public information officer Aga Dembinska. Scanner reports indicated two people were fighting along the side of the highway near the Schenevus exit. State police were dispatched to the
CNY high school basketball sectional semifinals schedule
5:30 p.m. - No. 2 Jamesville-DeWitt vs. No. 3 Central Square (Class A Boys) 7:15 p.m. - No. 1 Whitesboro/No. 8 Auburn vs. No. 4 Bishop Grimes (Class A Boys) 11 a.m. - No. 2 DeRuyter vs. No. 3 McGraw (Class D Boys)
More Wind Farm Proposals Pitched to New York State
February 21, 2019 — New York State has received bids from four groups proposing new offshore wind farms to feed the state’s electrical grid, including a proposal from the companies behind the “South Fork Wind Farm,” which have proposed a new “Sunrise Wind” project that if selected would be sited ove
SOUTH KORTRIGHT BRINGS HOME DOUBLE WIN IN LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP GAMES
It as a huge night for Rams’ fans in Delhi Friday as both the South Kortright boys’ and girls’ varsity teams won Delaware League championships and overall league titles. The girls got the party going with a solid 56-26 win over the Stamford Indians. The boys followed with an 86-37 rout of the Hunter
Questions about prison safety arise after Greene County inmate deaths
GREENE COUNTY, N.Y. (WRGB) - One week after the death of an inmate at Greene Correctional Facility, more stories are being shared about what's been witnessed inside the walls of the prison.
Father/son fight each other then assault trooper
ONEONTA, N.Y. - New York State Police at Oneonta were dispatched to break up a physical fight between two men on Interstate 88 when the two turned on the trooper and began attacking him. Other troopers came to assist and a second trooper sustained injury.
Bear cub rescued in Shandaken
As Valentine’s Day arrived last week, so too did the happy news that a malnourished bear cub had been discovered and saved in Shandaken. The story actually took place on February 3, when New York State Department of Environmental Conservation ECO Adam Johnson received a call from a concerned citizen