Otsego County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Otsego County, NY.

Results 1 - 20 of 89 in Otsego County, NY

  1. Unadilla man accused of having marijuana grow operationRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | WKTV

    An Unadilla man faces charges after authorities say they found an indoor marijuana grow at his home, the Otsego County Sheriff's Office said.

    Comment?

  2. Man charged with homicide for fatally shooting man in Oneonta hunting accidentRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The Post-Standard

    ... and Bruce were part of a group that was hunting together on Nov. 16 of last year in the town of Westford in Otsego County. At around 10:20 a.m. that day, Bruce was shot in the chest. He died on the scene, in the woods near Steve Braun Road in ...

    Comment?

  3. Man charged in connection with hunter's death in Otsego CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | WKTV

    ... arrested Tuesday on a criminally negligent homicide charge based upon a sealed indictment handed down by the Otsego County Grand Jury. On Nov. 16, 52-year-old Charles Bruce of Franklin Square was shot in the chest and died at the scene in the woods ...

    Comment?

  4. Long Island man charged in upstate hunting deathRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | North County Public Radio

    ... in the shooting death of a fellow deer hunter in upstate New York. Charles Bruce was shot Nov. 16 in the Otsego County town of Westford during a hunting trip with a group that included members of the Malverne fire department. The 52-year-old ...

    Comment?

  5. Man charged in Otsego County hunting fatalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    A Nassau County man has been indicted for causing a hunting fatality in the Otsego County town of Westford.

    Comment?

  6. Upstate DA: Garden City man indicted in hunting accident that killed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Newsday

    ... charge in the accidental shooting death of a Malverne firefighter and friend during a hunting trip upstate, Otsego County prosecutors said. Robert R. Gerbino, 57, pleaded not guilty and was released on his own recognizance after his arraignment, ...

    Comment?

  7. Man charged in Otsego County deer hunting-related deathRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | The Post-Standard

    ... in the shooting death of a fellow deer hunter in upstate New York. Charles Bruce was shot Nov. 16 in the Otsego County town of Westford during a hunting trip with a group that included members of the Malverne fire department. The 52-year-old ...

    Comment?

  8. Oneonta man accused of failing to pay for indoor grow closetRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | WKTV

    An Oneonta man was charged after he allegedly bought an indoor hydroponics grow closet and didn't pay for it, the Otsego County Sheriff's Office said.

    Comment?

  9. Comptroller releases municipal auditsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Empire State News

    ... reported the results of monthly audits to department members. Town of Milford Financial Condition (Otsego County) The town board adopted budgets that were not financed by sufficient recurring revenues. As a result, there were consistent operating ...

    Comment?

  10. Otego man accused of running bookmaking businessRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | WKTV

    An Otego man faces three charges after an eight-month investigation into a bookmaking business in Oneonta, the Otsego County Sheriff's Office said.

    Comment?

  11. Edmeston Principal Honored for K-12 Building LeadershipRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | WKTV

    Martha Winsor, kindergarten-12 principal of Edmeston Central School, a rural school in Otsego County, has been selected as the recipient for the 2014 K-12 Building Principal Award by the School Administrators Association of New York State .

    Comment?

  12. Oneonta man accused of trying to hire killerRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | WKTV

    An Oneonta man is accused of agreeing to pay an undercover DEA agent to kill someone and asking the agent to kill a second person, the Otsego County Sheriff's Office said.

    Comment?

  13. NY Assemblyman Bill Magee to have Republican challenger as wellRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | The Post-Standard

    Assemblyman Bill Magee has another challenger - this time a Republican who says he, too, believes it's time for a new representative in the 121st Assembly District.

    Comment?

  14. Man charged in Otego gas station robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 27 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    A Unadila man who robbed an Otsego County gas station was later chased by police and arrested after his pickup truck became disabled, state police said.

    Comment?

  15. Oneonta woman accused of stealing van, then selling itRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | WKTV

    ... van at the Binghamton DMV. DMV investigators recovered the van in Binghamton in November. Rudnitsky is in the Otsego County Correctional Facility serving a nine-month sentence for drug possession. She will reappear in April in Oneonta Town Court. ...

    Comment?

  16. Bill Magee to face Democratic primary challenge for NY Assembly DistrictRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 20 | The Post-Standard

    ... to Cooperstown. "We feel he's been working hard for this district and deserves another two years," said Otsego County Democratic Committee Chairman Richard Abbate. Hennessy said he differs with some of Magee's stances. Hennessy said he supports a ...

    Comment?

  17. Legislators consider options for transfer stations after MOSARead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 18 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    The Montgomery County Legislature has a clearer idea of what it wants to do in the next step of its dissolution from the Montgomery-Otsego-Schoharie Solid Waste Management Authority.

    Comment?

  18. DOT to auction surplus local propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 18 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... along the West Branch of the Delaware River. Bidding will begin at $2,200. Two parcels are located in Otsego County: * 3.18 acres in the Town of Oneonta along the eastern side of State Route 205. Access points will be on State Route 23 and Garden ...

    Comment?

  19. Oneonta man faces several charges in connection with Rite Aid incidentRead the original story

    Monday Mar 17 | WKTV

    ... an order of protection against him. When he was arrested, troopers say he tried to resist. He was sent to the Otsego County Jail in lieu of $5,000 cash bail. The 17-year-old girl was arrested for unlawful possession of alcohol -- person under 21 ...

    Comment?

  20. Two arrested in falsified accident claimRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | WKTV

    An Otsego County woman and Chenango County man have been arrested for staging an accident where insurance money was fraudulently collected, Thursday. 1 comment