Otsego County Newswire

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  1. Upstate man faces vehicular manslaughter other charges after a fatal crashRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Empire State News

    ... ing. Lane is charged vehicular manslaughter, a felony, and driving while intoxicated, a misdemeanor. He is the Otsego County Jail with no bail set at this time. This investigation is ongoing.

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  2. Cooperstown Holds a Red, White & Blue WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | WGY-AM Albany

    ... Memorial Day Weekend also features two appearances by the Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team in Otsego County. The Oneonta Police and Fire Departments will face off against the Wounded Warrior team at 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 23 at Damaschke Field ...

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  3. Richfield Springs Police Chief who was killed by a drunk driver decades ago, is honored todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | WKTV

    ... front of family, friends and colleagues. Today the Hannahs was honored with the dedication of a monument. The Otsego County Sheriff's Department, Village of Cooperstown Police Department and local officials were in attendance, along with Hannahs' ...

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  4. Sen. Seward: Flanagan choice based on agenda, not geographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Albany Times Union

    Count Sen. James Seward among the upstate senators who supported Long Island Sen. John Flanagan's ascent to majority leader. Seward, R-Milford, Otsego County, said Monday that he decided to support Flanagan, R-Suffolk County, while Republicans heard from the two candidates during a closed-door meeting.

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  5. Simplifile Announces E-recording in Otsego CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | PRWeb

    Simplifile's e-recording service is now available in Otsego County, N.Y., enabling faster, more cost-effective recording of land documents. We're excited to bring this cost-effective and convenient service to Otsego County and help streamline the recording process for the county and its customers.

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  6. Dvoracek named as incoming Colorscape Executive Director, meet and greet FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Evening Sun

    ... expertise in marketing, management and the arts. Dvoracek's local roots stem from just over the county line in Otsego County, a graduate of Gilbertsville Central. Dvoracek earned am associates degree in science from Cazenovia College prior to ...

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  7. Patricia Kennedy of Oneonta honored as 2015 State Woman of DistinctionRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | WKTV

    ... lives for the better." Currently, Kennedy is the CEO at Springbrook, a not-for-profit organization based in Otsego County that serves people with developmental disabilities. Kennedy said, "I am grateful for this award and to all the people, past and ...

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  8. Assemblyman Bill Magee sides with GOP, again, in vote against NY minimum wage hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | The Post-Standard

    Democratic Assemblyman Bill Magee on Monday voted against a higher minimum wage in New York, the second time he's broken with his party on the issue in recent years. The higher wage rate for hourly and tipped workers passed the Assembly 97-43.

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  9. Reward offered for arrest in shooting of bald eagleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | North County Public Radio

    ... Cornell University Hospital for Animals in Ithaca and are watching it closely. The eagle was found Saturday in Otsego County by a hiker with his dog. The bird was first treated by the New York Wildlife Rescue Center in Schoharie County before being ...

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  10. Young bald eagle recovering after being shot in Otsego County, vet school saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Newsday

    ... Cornell University Hospital for Animals in Ithaca and are watching it closely. The eagle was found Saturday in Otsego County by a hiker with his dog. The bird was first treated by the New York Wildlife Rescue Center in Schoharie County before being ...

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  11. Man arrested after he decides to keep rental carRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | WSTM-TV Syracuse

    An Oneonta man was arrested and charged with possession of stolen property after he failed to return an Enterprise rental car borrowed from a friend in early February. The Otsego County Sheriff's said 24-year-old Jesus Torres borrowed the 2014 Nissan Juke his friend rented while in New York City and kept it.

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  12. Oneonta man arrested for criminal possession of Enterprise rental carRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | WKTV

    ... erson, who then loaned the vehicle to the defendant. He was arraigned in the Town of Oneonta Court and sent to Otsego County Correctional Facility on $2,500 cash bond.

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  13. 'Reduce, Reuse, Recycle' Garage Sale begins collecting goodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | WKTV

    COOPERSTOWN, NY The Otsego County Conservation Association's annual "Reduce, Reuse, Recycle" Garage Sale will be held this Saturday and Sunday, April 25 and 26. Donations of gently used merchandise are being accepted through Thursday, April 23 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Cooperstown Farmers' Market building at 101 Main Street, Cooperstown. Merchandise will also be accepted on Friday, April 24 from 9 a.m. to noon.

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  14. Otsego Lake: centerpiece of Cooperstown offers beauty, sightseeing, water activitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    Otsego Lake is located in Otsego County and is the source of the Susquehanna River. Cooperstown is at the southern end.

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  15. The Farmers Museum in Cooperstown: A carousel, historic village and a giantRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    The Farmers' Museum opened to the public in 1944. At that time, the museum had 5,000 tools and objects, including important collections amassed by the Otsego County Historical Society; William B. Sprague, founder of the Early American Industries Association; and the Wyckoff family, one of Brooklyn's oldest farming families.

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  16. Oneonta man arrested for concealing a narcotic drug when admitted to correctional facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | WKTV

    The Otsego County Sheriff's Office arrested Jeremy Morris, 31, of Oneonta, for attempting to conceal a narcotic drug upon admission into Otsego County Correctional Facility.

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  17. Former Voorheesville teacher to lead districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    Brian Hunt will begin duties as superintendent beginning July 1, following the retirement of Teresa Thayer Snyder . Hunt has been superintendent at Otsego County's Edmeston school district for the last four years.

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  18. Oneonta man charged with 19 felonies for stealing from grandmother, police saidRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    ... t checks he has cashed since last year. He was arraigned in the town of Oneonta Court and is in custody at the Otsego County Jail on $5,000 cash bail or $10,000 bond.

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  19. OCCA Facebook contest starts this FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | WKTV

    SPRINGFIELD, NY The Otsego County Conservation Association will kick off a multi-week Facebook contest on Friday, April 10. Photographs of scenic vistas found throughout Otsego County will be posted on OCCA's Facebook page. The first person to then correctly identify each picture by commenting on the post will win a gift certificate to a local restaurant.

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  20. Future development in Northern Otsego CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | WKTV

    ... over the next 20 years. The project to develop a Comprehensive Plan is geared towards revitalizing Northern Otsego County, which over the years, has become somewhat depressed. They're looking at several sites to develop but before anything can ...

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