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Officials arrest Otsego County drug kingpin following 3 year investigation
A major Otsego County drug kingpin is off the streets, according to the Otsego County Sheriff's Office and the DEA.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Otsego County Sheriff's office seeks assistance identifying suspect
The Otsego County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in identifying a man accused of burglarizing a building in the Village of Milford.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Two accused of heroin possession face felony charges
A Utica man and a North Carolina man face felony drug charges after they were allegedly found with 67 heroin packets on Nov. 20, the Otsego County Sheriff's Office said.
Registered sex offender accused of not reporting correct address
An Otsego County Jail inmate and registered level three sex offender now faces felony charges for allegedly not reporting a correct address, officials said.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
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Jail inmates face attempted assault charges after fights
Three Ostego County jail inmates, including two Broome County men, have been arrested after fights within the correctional facility this month.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Cause of fire that killed Richfield Springs teacher ruled accidental
A malfunction in the electrical system has been ruled the cause of the fire in Richfield Springs that killed teacher Mary Weingates, the Otsego County Office of Emergency Services announced Monday.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Body found in Otsego County by State Police search team
State Police in Norwich say a body has been found underwater on the eastern shore of the Unadilla River in the Town of Butternuts, in Otsego County.
State police find body washed up on shore of Otsego County river
The New York State Police said the body was found submerged in the town of Butternuts on the eastern shore of the Unadilla River, about two miles south of the village of New Berlin.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Otsego County 'hopping' along to a familiar distinction
In the 1800's, Otsego County had the distinction of being the largest hops producing region in the then relatively young United States, and now the county is quickly gaining another related distinction, microbrewery capitol of New York State.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Smoke inhalation killed Richfield Springs teacher
New York State Police have released the cause of death of Mary Weingates, a Richfield Springs teacher who died in a fire Saturday morning.
Man May Face Charges in Malverne Firefighter's Death
A man who accidentally shot and killed a Malverne firefighter in a hunting accident this past weekend could be facing charges, according to reports.
Ten Otsego County residents charged as part of probe into stolen pistol
Ten Otsego County residents have been arrested on weapons and other charges after a two-and-a-half year investigation by the Otsego County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigation Division.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Malverne Firefighter Killed in Upstate Hunting Accident
Malverne firefighter and Franklin Square resident Charles Bruce was killed in an upstate hunting accident Saturday after a friend mistook him for a deer, the NY Daily News reported.
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Police ID Otsego County woman killed in house fire
Well opening day of deer season has come and gone and my venison dinner is still unsecured.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Downstate man shot in chest, killed while hunting in Upstate New York
A 52-year-old Downstate man was shot in the chest and killed while hunting this weekend in Upstate New York, state police said.
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Hunter dies in Otsego County incident
A Long Island man was killed in a hunting incident Saturday morning in Otsego County, New York State Police said Sunday.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Richfield Springs woman dies in fire
New York State Police, along with th Otsego County and State Fire Investigation Teams, is investigating a fire that killed a Richfield Springs woman on Saturday morning.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Otsego County looking to get piece of economic pie
State Sen. Jim Seward had his second economic summit of the year in Oneonta on Thursday.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Lawmakers Grill State Over Common Core
ALBANY State senators ripped the new testing standards for students and teachers in New York at a hearing Wednesday, calling on the state Education Department to slow down the implementation of the controversial program.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
West Winfield man accused of hitting pedestrian, leaving scene
A West Winfield man was arrested Thursday after Otsego County Deputies say he allegedly hit a pedestrian who was crossing the roadway in Edmeston.