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  1. Authorities say major heroin trafficker arrested in OneontaRead the original story

    Wednesday | WKTV

    A Bronx man who police say was a major heroin trafficker in Otsego and Delaware counties was arrested Tuesday as part of a month-long investigation, the Otsego County Sheriff's office said. Harry Lee Wilkins Jr., 34, of the Bronx is charged with two counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance.

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  2. Pittsfield man faces two child pornography countsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | WKTV

    William H.J. Miller, 20, of Pittsfield is charged with promoting a sexual performance by a child and possessing a sexual performance of a child. He was sent to Otsego County Jail on $5,000 cash bail or bond.

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  3. Medford man dies in ATV accident upstate, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Newsday

    Authorities say a Medford man has died from injuries sustained when his all-terrain vehicle crashed during an outing last weekend in upstate New York. The Otsego County Sheriff's Office said Joshua Theisen, 24, was visiting the area when the ATV he was driving crashed Sunday evening in the town of New Lisbon, 70 miles west of Albany, according to The Daily Star of Oneonta.

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  4. Downstate man dies in ATV crash in rural townRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | 13WHAM

    Authorities say a Long Island man has died from injuries suffered when his all-terrain vehicle crashed during an outing in a rural upstate New York town last weekend. The Daily Star of Oneonta reports that the Otsego County Sheriff's Office says 24-year-old Joshua Theisen of Medford in Suffolk County was visiting the area when the ATV he was driving crashed Sunday evening in the town of New Lisbon, 70 miles west of Albany.

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  5. Long Island man dies after ATV crash in Otsego CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | WSTM-TV Syracuse

    Authorities say a Long Island man has died from injuries suffered when his all-terrain vehicle crashed during an outing in a rural upstate New York town last weekend. The Daily Star of Oneonta reports that the Otsego County Sheriff's Office says 24-year-old Joshua Theisen of Medford in Suffolk County was visiting the area when the ATV he was driving crashed Sunday evening in the town of New Lisbon, 70 miles west of Albany.

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  6. Medford man dies in ATV accident upstateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Newsday

    Authorities say a Medford man has died from injuries suffered when his all-terrain vehicle crashed during an outing in a rural upstate New York town last weekend. The Daily Star of Oneonta reports that the Otsego County Sheriff's Office says 24-year-old Joshua Theisen was visiting the area when the ATV he was driving crashed Sunday evening in the town of New Lisbon, 70 miles west of Albany.

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  7. Man killed in Otsego County ATV crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Man killed in Otsego County ATV crash A Suffolk County man died after he crashed his ATV in Otsego County Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://press.sn/1sX2lwm A 24-year-old man was killed Sunday in Otsego County after his ATV crashed into a ditch, police said. Joshua Theisen, of Suffolk County, received a severe head injury in the crash, which occurred on Jones Road in the Town of New Lisbon, Otsego County Sheriff's deputies said.

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  8. Two firefighters receive minor injuries fighting Oneonta blazeRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | WKTV

    ... Memorial Hospital. He has since been released. Mutual aid came from Worcester, Sidney, Franklin, West Oneonta, Otsego County Fire Coordinators and Otego Fire and EMS. Officials said 22 Oneonta firefighters responded to the blaze, with 35 ...

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  9. Architecture and art collide at The Major's Inn Quilt Show in GilbertsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | The Evening Sun

    ... the Inn regularly serves as a hub for community members within the small village located just over the Otsego County line on State route 51 in the Town of Butternuts. While the stoic stone and timber structure may seem like it has passed the test of ...

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  10. New NY outdoor access projects openRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | North County Public Radio

    ... Improved fishing access and car-top boat launching were included in a $170,000 project at Goodyear Lake in Otsego County. In a $60,000 project, six new fishing access sites and a waterfowl hunting blind were constructed on streams in Broome, ...

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  11. Cooperstown thinks ahead for Jeter's inductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | 13WHAM

    ... 000. When Tony Gwynn and Cal Ripken Jr. were inducted in 2007, about 80,000 jammed Cooperstown. The mayor says Otsego County emergency services and state police will work with Hall of Fame officials to prepare for the 2020 induction weekend.

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  12. Governor Cuomo Announces Completion of Outdoor Access Projects Across the StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | LongIsland.com

    ... more than 56,000 jobs across the state. Improvements to public access at Goodyear Lake in the town of Milford, Otsego County is now complete. The $170,000 in upgrades will improve fishing access and provide enhanced recreational opportunities for ...

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  13. Talk of Jeter Hall of Fame inductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | MyFoxNY

    ... 000. When Tony Gwynn and Cal Ripken Jr. were inducted in 2007, about 80,000 jammed Cooperstown. The mayor says Otsego County emergency services and state police will work with Hall of Fame officials to prepare for the 2020 induction weekend.

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  14. Cooperstown already preparing for Jeter's Hall of Fame inductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | WSTM-TV Syracuse

    ... if it's 200,000? Every ten or twenty thousand is a huge amount," says Cooperstown Mayor Jeff Katz. Katz says Otsego County, emergency services and state troopers will all work together with the hall. The mayor already expects to close down all the ...

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  15. Fraud charges for an Otsego Co. womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | WKTV

    ... store, is alleged to have stolen more than seven thousand dollars between May and September of this year. The Otsego County DA's Office reports Card made false product returns in the business records, and then pocketed the money. She was arraigned ...

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  16. Garden City man pleads guilty in shooting death of LI firefighter in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Newsday

    ... homicide fails "to perceive a substantial and unjustifiable risk" that results in the death of another person. Otsego County District Attorney John Muehl couldn't immediately be reached Thursday. Gerbino's attorney Richard A. Rothermel, of Oneonta, ...

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  17. Cherry Valley man accused of possessing marijuana, syringeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | WKTV

    A Cherry Valley man faces two charges after authorities allegedly found marijuana and a syringe in his home, the Otsego County Sheriff's Office said. According to authorities, the sheriff's office received a tip regarding Cromp possibly having marijuana in his home on Railroad Avenue in Cherry Valley.

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  18. RESULTS: Teachout won 30 counties, but Cuomo won the largest onesRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    RESULTS: Teachout won 30 counties, but Cuomo won the largest ones Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1txVmGr Teachout's biggest victory was in liberal Columbia County: She got nearly 78 percent of the vote. Her second best showing was in Otsego County in central New York.

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  19. Think fighting City Hall is hard? Try fighting Albany incumbencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    ... a seat that stretches from the edges of Syracuse's eastern suburbs in Madison County toward Cooperstown in Otsego County. It's a district where mailings, newspaper inserts and yard signs remain a candidate's best options for building name ...

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  20. (OTSEGO, N.Y.) Three-Time Felon Arrested While on ParoleRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

    Acting Special Agent-in-Charge of the New York Division of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration James J. Hunt, Otsego County Sheriff Richard J. Devlin, Jr., and Oneonta Police Department Chief Dennis R. Nayor announce the arrest of three time convicted drug felon Wayne Collins, age 48, of Oneonta, NY following a joint narcotics investigation conducted by the Otsego County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigation Division, the Albany DEA District Office with assistance from the Oneonta Police Department and New York State parole officers from the Utica office. In the fall of 2013, Sheriff's Office investigators received information that parolee Collins was again trafficking crack cocaine in the City of Oneonta.

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