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Oswego County schedules aerial mosquito spraying for Monday
The area to be sprayed is within these boundaries: U.S. Route 11 in Central Square to the west, NYS Route 49 to the north, up to but not including the village of Constantia to the east; and the shoreline of Oneida Lake to the south. A map of the area is below.
4 facing charges after meth lab found in Oswego County
The following people were arrested and charged:Kurt C. Merithew, 38 of Oneida charged with Unlawful Manufacturing of Methamphetamine, Unlawful Disposal of Methamphetamine making materials, Tampering with physical evidence and Criminal Possession of a controlled substanceJennifer M. Stoddard, 23, of
Four accused of making meth at campsite
State police said they were called to the Town of Orwell for suspicious people at a campsite off Dam Road, where they found four people and an active meth lab. Troopers said one of the four threw a portable meth lab into the camp fire, but no one was injured.
Liverpool man killed in Madison County motorcycle crash, deputies say
Deputies said as he was turning, he struck Brian Livingston, 59, who was riding a motorcycle.
Two people crash into golf course
According to the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office, on Aug. 15 at around 5:30 p.m., Hussein Mohamed, 22, of Utica was driving his 2007 Toyota Prius on Snyder Road with Halima Mohamed, 37 of Utica.
Ohio State Highway Patrol looking for murder suspect; possibly escaping to NY
Witnesses told officials two men were involved in a verbal fight. The suspect, identified as Paul Randall, then stole the victim's pickup truck and when he was driving away knocked over the victim and ran him over.
Rome Police nab wanted man
Police said Steven C. Centore, 32, of West Linden Street, was originally wanted for a July 15 incident where he attacked another man’s car and smashed out the windows. Police said the argument was over a disputed debt, and Centore fled the scene before law enforcement arrived.
Sex offender from Rome pleads guilty in child sex abuse case
A sex offender from Rome who faced new charges in a child sex abuse case has pleaded guilty, according to the Oneida County District Attorney’s Office.Donald Cadrette, 67, pleaded guilty to first-degree attempted sexual assault Thursday in Oneida County Court.
Tractor trailer rollover crash reported on Rt. 365 in Verona near Thruway
VERONA – Emergency crews are currently on scene of a tractor trailer rollover crash in the town of Verona.The rollover crash on State Route 365 near the Thruway Exit 33 was first reported at 9:08 a.m., according to the Oneida County 911 Center. The Verona Fire Department, New York State Police and t
Grand jury indicts two teens for bathroom video of special needs classmate
According to court records, Andrew Peterson 17, of Cazenovia, was indicted on six criminal counts, including Class E felony charges of unlawful surveillance in the first degree, two counts of dissemination of an unlawful surveillance image in the first degree and endangering the welfare of an incomp
Man who admitted to sexually abusing 2 children sentenced to prison time
A man who pleaded guilty to sexually abusing two children in Sylvan Beach has been sentenced to prison time, according to the Oneida County District Attorney’s Office.Travis True, 24, has been sentenced to five years in state prison followed by 15 years of post-release supervision. An order of prote
Upstate NY rainfall: One spot had over 11 inches in two days (chart)
Syracuse, N.Y. -- Torrential rainfall Monday and Tuesday turned tiny creeks into raging rivers, flooded basements and streets, and sent tons of debrisflowing into Seneca Lake.
Deputies investigating hit-and-run crash that caused serious injury
The Oneida County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a hit-and-run crash that caused a serious injury.Deputies say the incident stemmed from a possible dispute, and the driver involved in the crash fled the scene. They did not provide details on where or when the crash occurred.Deputies say a person
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Prosecution wants additional charges in Utica stabbing death case
UTICA – The Utica manaccused of stabbing40-year-old Nicholas White to death earlier this year had another brief appearance in Oneida County Court on Wednesday.Edmond Hyatt, 35, was supposed to be in court for a hearing on Wednesday, but that never happened. Instead, the prosecution asked for more ti
Two men arrested in connection to dog found abandoned near Erie Canal
Last week, the CNY SPCA was asking the public for information about a dog – whichhas since been named River– that was found tied to a log near the Erie Canal in Rome on July 30. Officials said River was found on the canal trail at the end of Luquer Street, and she was in good health without any sign
Rome man critically injured in Turin St. motorcycle crash
Police officials said thatJoshua M. Hedrington, of West Dominick Street, was northbound on Jay at about 3:30 p.m. when he lost control of his Kawasaki motorcycle due to excessive speed.
VIDEO: President Trump arrives at Griffiss
ROME, N.Y. - President Trump flew to Griffiss International Airport Monday afternoon en route to Utica, where he was scheduled to attend a fundraiser for Representative Claudia Tenney.
Several officers assaulted in separate attacks at Mohawk Correctional Facility
The first incident happened on Saturday, July 28, just after midnight. Three officers and a supervisor entered an inmate’s room to remove papers he had placed on the windows blocking visibility.
US newspapers to Trump: We're not enemies of the people
NEW YORK (AP) - Newspapers from Maine to Hawaii pushed back against President Donald Trump's attacks on "fake news" Thursday with a coordinated series of editorials speaking up for a free and vigorous press - and, not surprisingly, Trump didn't take it silently. The Boston Globe, which set the campa