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NY man facing animal cruelty charges after troopers find 27 dead cows

EDMESTON, N.Y. (NEWS10) - A New York man is facing more than two dozen charges of animal cruelty. Police say they were called to check on the welfare of several animals at a rented dairy farm on Route 20 in Edmeston. When troopers inspected the barn, they say they found 27 dead cow carcasses and se

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-10-22 13:24:32

4 Pigs Found In Shed On Morris Dirt Road

With crushed apples, two of four pigs rescued this afternoon are tempted out of a trailer into the Susquehanna Animal Shelter Director Stacie Hayes and Alex McMillan, of the Leatherstocking Veterinary Services, New Berlin. The pigs were rescued after the Otsego County Sheriff’s Department notified t

ALLOTSEGO.COM - 2018-10-22 20:59:10

Video shows police officer hitting 14-year-old girl twice after she’s pinned to the ground

A viral video of a police officer hitting a 14-year-old girl during an arrest has caused outrage in a Florida community.The video — posted to Instagram on Friday — shows a girl being held down by two officers, one man and one woman. The male officer hits the girl in the side twice as he holds her sh

AMSTERDAMNEWS.COM - 2018-10-22 12:50:00

Traffic Stop Leads to Felony Charges Against Chenango County Man

On October 19, 2018 at approximately 2:15 a.m., New York State Police at Richfield Springs arrested Kody B. Weidman, age 29 of New Berlin, NY for the felony of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the second degree and the misdemeanors of Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the third degr

CNYNEWS.COM - 2018-10-22 00:00:00

Man charged with  animal cruelty

A Harpersfield man was arrested Saturday on animal cruelty charges by the Delaware County Sheriff's Office.Francis Thomas, 24, was charged with one count of cruelty to animals; failure to provide proper food and sustenance, according to a media release. Thomas allegedly failed to provide his dog wit

DAILY STAR - 2018-10-23 00:21:27

Pickup Pulled from Susquehanna River

PITTSTON, Pa. -- A truck wound up in the Susquehanna River in Luzerne County.Crews pulled the pickup from the river in Pittston around 3 p.m. Sunday.Somehow, the truck ended up in the water near the boat launch by the Fort Jenkins Bridge.There is no word whether anyone is hurt or how the truck went

WNEP-TV 16 - 2018-10-21 22:39:22

Hartwick family loses home, cat in late-night fire

A fire in Hartwick Seminary left seven people homeless as it tore through their Victorian home in the dark early hours of Sunday morning.All of the inhabitants of 4705 state Route 28 and their three dogs evacuated safely just after 3 a.m., but a cat was lost in the blaze. About six fire departments

DAILY STAR - 2018-10-23 00:16:56

The Last of 5: New Wilber Bank Mural to be Unveiled

The last of the Dietz Street murals depicting the five historic occupants of the Oneonta History Center, 183 Main Street, will be unveiled on Saturday November 3 at 2:00 PM.Wilber Bank’s first location in Oneonta was in the southwest corner of the first floor of Walter Brown’s hardware store in the

CNYNEWS.COM - 2018-10-23 00:00:00

Dozens of crews battle fire that displaced seven

Dozens of firefighters from several departments battled a fire early Sunday morning in Hartwick Seminary. This photo is courtesy of Allotsego.com.NEWSChannel 2 has a crew headed to the scene.The fire started around 3:30 Sunday morning at 4703 Route 28, Hartwick Seminary.The Red Cross assisted the fa

WKTV

30 hospitalized after floor collapses during party

CLEMSON, SC (WSPA) - 30 people were taken to the hospital Sunday morning after a floor collapsed during a party at an apartment complex near Clemson University in South Carolina. It happened around 12:30 am at The Woodlands Apartments on Old Greenville Highway. According to Clemson City Police Depar

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-10-21 13:22:55

Bar shut down after inspection finds 135 underage drinkers

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The State Liquor Authority has shut down a bar popular with Albany college students after finding the tavern was more than twice over its capacity and most of its 150 patrons were underage.The agency says investigators and Albany police officers conducting a compliance inspection

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Family forced from their home following demolition

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Years after a fire burned down the building next door, the city of Albany is deeming a family's home unsafe. And the family had to get out in a matter of hours. The city of Albany was demolishing a house damaged by a fire 18 years ago, when crews noticed a wall it shared with

NEWS10 ABC - 2018-10-21 13:03:11

2 wanted in Oneida home invasion and armed robbery

Oneida, N.Y. — The Oneida City Police are looking for two suspects in connection with an armed robbery and home invasion that occurred on Stone Street Friday.Christopher W. Santilli, 35, of Munnsville, and Victor Alamo Clemente, 23, from Syracuse, are both considered armed and dangerous. They are be

ONEIDA DISPATCH

New toy store opens in New Hartford Shopping Plaza

NEW HARTFORD, NY - There's a new toy store that has opened in the Mohawk Valley, just in time for the upcoming Christmas holidays.Lady & Leap Toy Shop held their grand opening Saturday in the New Hartford Shopping Center.

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Police: All 20 limo crash victims died of 'severe traumatic blunt force injuries'

WASHINGTON — State Police said all 20 victims in the fatal limousine crash in Schoharie on Oct. 6 died as a result of "severe traumatic blunt force injuries," according to autopsy reports.State Police reported Dr. Michael Sikirica of Albany Medical Center performed all the autopsies from the crash a

POST-STAR

Man found dead after falling into Mohawk River

ROTTERDAM, N.Y. (NEWS10) - Authorities located the body of a man in the Mohawk River in Schenectady County. He's been identified as 55 year old Kevin Straut from Glenville. Rotterdam police said they received a call from Glenville Police Department to assist in the search of a missing man. Straut's

NEWS10 ABC

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

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

Fifteen people arrested on welfare fraud charges in Fulton County

A DSS news release indicated that after ongoing investigations by the unit, 15 were charged for alleged welfare fraud totaling $9,920 in unentitled benefits. The arrests were made during the time period of July 1 through Oct. 15. All program disqualifications are for a minimum of six months, the rel

LEADER-HERALD

Perry Will Serve At Least 22 Years In Parents’ Deaths

COOPERSTOWN – Kevin Perry, 24, convicted ofkilling his parents in Laurens last December, will soon be en route to a maximum-security prison for at least 21.875 years.

ALLOTSEGO.COM