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Two die in Schoharie County crash
A crash Monday afternoon in the Schoharie County town of Seward left two people dead.State police responded to a single-car crash on state Route 145 at about 3:30. An investigation determined that a 2004 Honda operated by a 16-year-old of Fort Plain was traveling south, crossed over the center line
Man charged with DWI after flipping pickup
A Stamford man has been arrested on drunken driving charges after state police at Margaretville investigated an incident involving an overturned pickup truck.James S. Stewart, 51, was charged at about 12:20 a.m. June 17 with the felonies of driving while intoxicated and first-degree aggravated unlic
State Police: Two fatalities in crash near Cobleskill.
COBLESKILL, NY (WRGB) State Police confirm there are two fatalities in a crash near Cobleskill.The crash occurred sometime after 6:00 PM on Monday on Route 145.At the time of this report, police were not able to release more details.CBS6 is working to learn more. Check back for updates.
Fortina chef continues to compete on 'Food Network Star'
Petroni, who owns Fortina locations in Armonk, Rye Brook, Yonkers, Stamford and Brooklyn, started the challenge against 10 other contestants.
Police: Drunk driver had kids in vehicle
Richard R. Cole, 39, was located in the town of Milford after a citizen in Hartwick called police, according to Otsego County Sheriff Richard Devlin Jr. Cole is charged with felony aggravated driving while intoxicated with a child under the age of 16 in the vehicle, and had two previous DWI convicti
Things-To-Do Supplement Explores ‘New’ Ommegang
Brewery Ommegang’s $2 million expansion is highlighted in this week’s Summer Dreams, the things-to-do supplement to Hometown Oneonta and The Freeman’s Journal. Tour the expanded operation with Dave Neil, the brewery’s new director of hospitality (and proprietor of the former Hoffman Lane Bistro and
Guilderland middle school on lockout after bear sighting
School officials in Guilderland initiated a lockout at Farnsworth Middle School just after 1 p.m. after a bear was spotted in the area.School officials in Guilderland initiated a lockout at Farnsworth Middle School just after 1 p.m. on Tuesday after a bear was spotted on school grounds.The Guilderla
Body of missing teen found in Canadarago Lake
Around 8-9 p.m. Monday, troopers responded to a report of a missing person in Canadarago Lake. State police and the Otsego County Sheriff’s Office conducted the search, and on Tuesday morning the body of a missing teen was found in the lake, near the 2100 block of County Route 22/East Lake Road in R
2 dead, 1 injured in Schoharie County crash
The teenage driver, whose name has not been released, was taken to Albany Medical Center Hospital with injuries. Two passengers, who have also not yet been identified, died at the scene, troopers said.
Teen dies in accident on Canadarago
A 19-year-old Richfield Springs man drowned in Canadarago Lake on Monday night after storms contributed to his kayak capsizing.Dustin N. Groat had been kayaking with a friend in separate boats from about 7:30 p.m., traveling from the boat launch to Deowongo Island when a storm approached.The teenage
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20
TALKING OPERA – 7 p.m. Director Tomer Zvulun and Conductor Nicole Paiement share perspectives on Pulitzer prize-winning opera “Silent Night.” Parish Hall, Christ Episcopal Church, 69 Fair St., Cooperstown. Call 607-547-2255 or visit
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Deputies search for missing boater
Also, Cooperstown Fire Department crews and village police were checking Otsego Lake late Monday night after a report was received of a person calling for help, Devlin said.
Two die in Tuesday crash in Schoharie County
Two passengers in the vehicle were pronounced dead at the scene, and the driver was taken to Albany Medical Center for treatment of his injuries, troopers said.
Focus case revives debate about sale of nursing home
A felony court case against the former owners of a local nursing home charging endangerment has stirred some talk about patient care under the previous Focus Otsego management.Joseph Zupnik, Daniel Herman and CCRN Operator LLC, doing business as Focus Rehabilitation and Nursing Center at Otsego, fac
Father's Day families hook Hodges Pond fish
The fish were biting on a sunny Father’s Day in Oneonta’s Neahwa Park as locals took advantage of a rare opportunity to cast their lines in Hodges Pond.Small bluegill, pumpkinseed and other varieties of sunfish were easily plucked from the water by children and families, while heftier catches like b
Firefighters contain freezer leak|
Fairfield firefighters responded to a hazardous materials situation when a refrigerator began to leak in the basement of an Edgewood Road residence Friday afternoon.A woman at the home reported that her eyes became irritated and began to water when she opened the freezer shortly after 5 p.m.Firefigh
HAPPENIN’ OTSEGO for TUESDAY, JUNE 19
COMMUNITY PROGRAM – 6:30 p.m. “Ah Coopella” performs live at Woodside Hall, 1 Main St., Cooperstown. Call 607-547-0600 ext. 101 or visit
Summer on Main festival in Margaretville scheduled for June 21
MARGARETVILLE, N.Y. >> The Business Association of Margaretville will host Summer on Main on Thursday, June 21, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Boil Shack opening on Wolf Road
An Asian-themed seafood restaurant called The Boil Shack is being developed for a summer opening at 59 Wolf Road in Colonie.An Asian-themed seafood restaurant called The Boil Shack is being developed for a summer opening at 59 Wolf Road in Colonie, which was home to the area's only location of Bonef