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Man accused of felony stabbing

A Worcester man has been charged with felony assault, Oneonta city police said Tuesday. Dustin Robinson, 35, was charged Nov. 10 with second-degree assault and criminal possession of a weapon, a 4-inch folding knife, said Chief Douglas Brenner. Robinson was arguing with a woman at about 1 a.m. Nov.

DAILY STAR - 2017-11-24 00:19:54

Otsego Chamber toasts realty firm, Springbrook

A night of awards and recognition of service in the community lit up The Otesaga Resort Hotel in Cooperstown on Nov. 16 night as the Otsego County Chamber of Commerce held its 18th annual small business dinner. The first honor of the night went to Springbrook and its new Family Engagement Center, wh


Gas-truck forum draws angry crowd

Tensions ran high as concerned residents of Otsego County gathered at Milford Central School on Nov. 16 for a community forum on natural gas trucks driving through the county. Boston-based gas trucking company Xpress Natural Gas, or XNG, carries compressed natural gas from Pennsylvania fracking fiel


Small Business Saturday promotes shopping local

COOPERSTOWN, NY-- Mom-and-pop stores throughout the region are preparing for Small Business Saturday, the day after Black Friday, a fairly recent tradition that promotes shopping at independent, locally-owned, one-of-a-shops. "They're fun to look into, we get to talk to the owners usually who are

WKTV - 2017-11-23 03:11:00

4-H, Santa to host pet photo session

The Otsego 4-H dog club will host its Holiday Pet Pictures with Santa fundraiser at Dog Wild in Cooperstown on Saturday. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., people can bring their furry friends to pose with Kris Kringle, who also happens to be a member of the club. "I think the kids have a lot of fun and it's b


Bassett doctor discusses Swedish research project

Dr. Paul Jenkins has been a member of Bassett Healthcare Network for 28 years, but his work was in the international research spotlight this fall. The biostatistician spoke Tuesday at Bassett Medical Center in Cooperstown on his appointment as an honorary doctor at the Faculty of Medicine at Umea Un


Legends to return for Thanksgiving Day friendly

If you're a former Cooperstown soccer player who'll be in Cooperstown on Thanksgiving Day, dust off your old soccer boots and head to the varsity pitch behind CCS for the annual Legends Game at 10 a.m. All Cooperstown soccer alumni and CCS seniors who have played their last high school game are offi


Coop's last Griger earns another title

The days of the Griger girls winning swimming titles for Cooperstown Central School or the Clark Sports Center's Clark Sharks are ending soon, but as youngest sister Delilah's efforts this month show, they aren't over, yet. On Nov. 3 in Skaneateles, Griger, a junior, won the Section Three Class C t


Services Set For Watertown Employee Killed In Accident

Watertown city officials had nothing new to offer Wednesday about the accident that killed a waste water treatment plant employee Monday night, but we've learned more about the man himself. Greg Eliopoulos was 54 years old and a Watertown native who lived in Sackets Harbor. He was married and had t

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-11-23 13:52:00

Free Thanksgiving Meals Offered Around North Country

At the Salvation Army on State Street in Watertown, volunteers have spent the entire week prepping free Thanksgiving meals for anyone who needs one. But, this is nothing new for the organization. Sylvia Brase and Alissa Omelia have both volunteered their time to help with the meals for several years

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-11-22 23:50:00

Retailers adopt new strategies as online shopping grows

Anthony P. Randazzo and his family have continuously evolved their business model for Coyote Moon Vineyards to keep consumers engaged at a time online retailers have given brick-and-mortar stores a run for their money during the holidays. In its formative years, the Clayton-based winery adopted an o


3 Arrested In Meth Lab Bust In Lewis County

Members of Lewis County's drug task force had to play it safe when they walked in on an active meth lab. At a news conference in Lowville Tuesday, police said they arrested three people at a home on Texas Road in the town of Croghan. They are 37 year old Billy Mono, who owned the home, and 21 year o


Buy A Ribbon, Help Feed The Needy

They're raising money for charity in a festive way for the holidays. Watertown High School art teacher Kimberly LaForty is decorating her tenth Christmas tree for the Festival of Trees this year. People can donate $20 for a ribbon to put on the tree. All proceeds go to the Food 4 Families charity, a


Gregory Geno Eliopoulos, 54, of Sackets Harbor

Gregory Geno Eliopoulos, 54, of Burton Road, Sackets Harbor, NY, passed away November 20, 2017 unexpectedly during a work accident. The family would like to thank James Burke for being with Greg during this time. Greg was born April 2, 1963, in Watertown, son of Harry and Anne Geno Eliopoulos. He gr

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-11-23 02:13:00

Move over Thanksgiving, here comes Christmas in Watertown

It's not quite Thanksgiving, but it's beginning to look a lot like Christmas in the city of Watertown. This as crews were busy installing the giant Christmas tree in the center of Public Square on Tuesday. The tree will be decorated before a lighting ceremony, which is planned for Friday, December


Doris M. LaJuett, 88, native of Watertown

Doris M. LaJuett, 88, passed November 22, 2017 at the Samaritan Keep Nursing Home where she had been a resident. The funeral will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, November 25 at the Hart & Bruce Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the North Watertown Cemetery. Calling hours will precede the funeral on Satur

WWNYTV.COM - 2017-11-22 22:01:00

Fatal crash closes Frankstown Avenue in East Hills

Updated less than a minute ago One person was killed in a head-on crash Friday morning on Frankstown Avenue in Pittsburgh's East Hills. An Allegheny County 911 supervisor said the crash happened in the 8300 block of Frankstown Avenue at about 5:30 a.m. First responders reported one person was d

PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW - 2017-11-24 10:51:48

Fair Districts PA's Beaver County chapter sees support growing for its anti-gerrymandering efforts

In the six months since it formed, Fair Districts PA's Beaver County chapter has not only seen its membership grow, but momentum gather for a redistricting lawsuit and stalled state bills intended to take partisan politics out of the map-drawing process for legislative and congressional districts. M

BEAVER COUNTY TIMES - 2017-11-24 11:00:00

Live, local music this holiday weekend

You've got options to hear some good, live music this long holiday weekend. You can't spend the whole holiday weekend eating leftovers and watching football with relatives. At some point, you've got to get out of the house, maybe to check out some live, local music. Along with the Beaver Light-Up Fe

BEAVER COUNTY TIMES - 2017-11-23 17:00:00

Fire, accident keep responders busy

A New Castle fireman said no injuries were reported in a fire that severely damaged a house in South New Castle Borough early Thanksgiving Day. The fire broke out around 12:15 a.m. Thursday in the two-story frame house at 2106 S. Beaver St. that appeared to be undergoing renovations. The newly merge

NEW CASTLE NEWS - 2017-11-23 18:00:00