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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

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-10-19 20:25:00

Tearful Stamford father testifies in son’s murder trial

Comunale was the first witness called in the criminal trial of James Rackover, one of two men charged with the murder of 26-year-old Joey Comunale, a Westhill High School grad.

DARIENNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-10-18 23:57:03

NYSP release autopsy results in Schoharie crash

NTSB hasn't fully examined limo in NY crash that killed 20Limo driver had been cited for improper license back in AugustCommunity mourning loss of Schoharie limo crash victimsState office helps victims of crimesA look into the life of limo owner in Schoharie crashNY AG announces verified GoFundMe hu

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-10-19 19:17:05

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

WKTV - 2018-10-19 12:45:00

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

BIGFROG104.COM - 2018-10-19 07:45:38

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

DAILY STAR - 2018-10-18 11:06:36

Feds haven’t fully examined limo in fatal crash

“The vehicle is the most important piece of evidence that will help ultimately determine the cause of the crash, and the extent of any criminal wrongdoing,” spokesman Beau Duffy said in a statement. “If the NTSB were allowed to handle evidence before it has been fully examined and processed by the s

ITHACAJOURNAL.COM - 2018-10-19 18:05:00

Herkimer County man accused of armed bank robbery

Gary J. Pett, 42, of Ilion, New York, was arrested and charged with first-degree robbery, a class B felony, according to a statement from state police.

HUDSONVALLEY360.COM - 2018-10-19 12:17:00

2 chamber music concerts planned in East Meredith, Stamford

At 7 p.m. Saturday, the West Kortright Centre (49 W. Kortright Church Road in East Meredith) will host the return of the Alexander String Quartet, which previously performed at the venue in 1989, 1991 and 2015.

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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.

DAILY STAR - 2018-10-18 23:36:56

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

DAILY STAR

Police: Woman abandons 2-year-old at stranger's front door

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office/Ring HOUSTON (NEWS10) - Police are looking for a woman they say abandoned a 2-year-old boy at a stranger's front door Wednesday night. The homeowner contacted police after she says she heard a knock on her door and found the boy standing at the door without an adul

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-10-18 13:13:37

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.

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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.

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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

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-10-19 02:50:18

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

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Mr. Ding-a-Ling driver arrested for 'stalking' girls

Charles A. Ross, 57, of county Route 12, was charged after an investigation into a complaint earlier this month that he followed a group of girls near Oliver Winch Middle School while driving his ice cream truck on Oct. 3, according to South Glens Falls Police Chief Kevin Judd.

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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

DAILY STAR

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

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Village of Catskill court clerk charged with stealing nearly $2,000

CATSKILL, N.Y. — A clerk for Village Justice William P. Wootton has been charged with stealing nearly $2,000 in cash from the court’s coffers, officials said Tuesday.Anastasia M. Salerno, 29, of Maple Crest, was arrested on Friday, Oct. 12, and charged with the felonies of falsifying business record

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