Oneida County Newswire

Oneida County Newswire

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  1. Boats Catch Fire At Local MarinaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | HOT 107.9

    Authorities say two boats have been destroyed and three others damaged in a fire that broke out at a marina in central New York. Fire officials say the blaze was reported around 9 p.m. Sunday at Holmes Marina in the Oneida County village of Sylvan Beach.

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    1 hr ago | WSYR-AM Syracuse

    Authorities say two boats have been destroyed and three others damaged in a fire that broke out at a marina in central New York. Fire officials say the blaze was reported around 9 p.m. Sunday at Holmes Marina in the Oneida County village of Sylvan Beach.

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  3. Boonville wins Oneida County drinking water contestRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WKTV

    BOONVILLE, NY The Oneida County Health Department announced the winner of the 2015 Best Tasting Drinking Water Taste Test Content. This year, six water systems participated, and Boonville received the most votes from the public, with the Village of Camden receiving second place.

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  4. 2 boats destroyed, 3 damaged in fire at Oneida County marinaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    Authorities say two boats have been destroyed and three others damaged in a fire that broke out at a marina in Oneida County. Fire officials say the blaze was reported around 9 p.m. Sunday at Holmes Marina in the Oneida County village of Sylvan Beach, on the eastern end of Oneida Lake.

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  5. 2 boats destroyed, 3 damaged in fire at Verona Beach marinaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WKTV

    Authorities say two boats have been destroyed and three others damaged in a fire that broke out at a marina in central New York. Fire officials say the blaze was reported around 9 p.m. Sunday at Holmes Marina in the Oneida County village of Sylvan Beach, on the eastern end of Oneida Lake. 1 comment

  6. 18-Year-Old Pittsfield Murder Suspect Faces Judge in Utica MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Your News Now

    ... charged with being a fugitive from justice. He was arrested Sunday in Utica and is currently being held at the Oneida County Jail. The Berkshire County district attorney is seeking Newman's extradition back to Massachusetts, where he's expected to ...

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  7. 127th Boonville-Oneida County Fair concludes this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WKTV

    Josh Turner took the stage Saturday in front of a large crowd. Afterward fans were treated to a spectacular fireworks display.

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  8. 13-year-old causes train car to crash into NY stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Authorities in Oneida County, NY, released surveillance video that shows a runaway train car slamming into Union Station on July 21. The car caused extensive damage to the train station and caused quite a scare to everyone waiting on the platform. The video shows people looking in the direction of the car as it barrels toward the station and then running away once it crashes into the station's wall.

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  9. Hazmat crews spend hours at HMI in ClayvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WKTV

    ... of the people and the community." The Clayville Fire Department arrived on the scene first. State Police, the Oneida County Sheriff's Department, Edwards Ambulance and both Utica and Rome's Hazmat Teams were called to the scene. "It's limited to ...

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  10. Runaway rail car kicked loose by teen hits New York stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Albany Times Union

    Video surveillance footage released Friday shows a rail car that was accidentally set in motion by a 13-year-old boy ramming an antique locomotive into a train station, sending passengers waiting for a train scrambling for safety. Oneida County officials released the footage as they called on federal rail regulators to explain how a 265,000-pound rail car left unattended for two weeks could be unlatched by a teenager playing on the car, according to the account of the July 21 accident that the teen gave to Utica police.

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  11. Officials: NY teen kicked loose rail carRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | MyFoxNY

    Video surveillance footage released Friday shows a rail car that was accidentally set in motion by a 13-year-old boy ramming an antique locomotive into a central New York train station, sending passengers waiting for a train scrambling for safety. Oneida County officials released the footage as they called on federal rail regulators to explain how a 265,000-pound rail car left unattended for two weeks could be unlatched by a teenager playing on the car, according to the account of the July 21 accident that the teen gave to Utica police.

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  12. Police: Man killed by own vehicle in Franklin Co. campground accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Watertown Daily Times

    State police say a 42-year-old Oneida County man has died in an accident at a campground in the Adirondacks. Troopers say Donald W. Morczek Sr. of Lee Center was driving a pickup truck late Wednesday morning at the St. Regis Falls Campgrounds in the Franklin County town of Waverly, on the northern border of the Adirondack Park.

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  13. Police: Man killed by own vehicle in campground accidentRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | WKTV

    State police say a 42-year-old central New York man has died in an accident at a campground in the Adirondacks. Troopers say Donald W. Morczek Sr. of Lee Center in Oneida County was driving a pickup truck late Wednesday morning at the St. Regis Falls Campgrounds in the Franklin County town of Waverly, on the northern border of the Adirondack Park.

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  14. Video Footage Of Train Crash At Union Station To Be ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    Oneida County Executive Anthony Picente will be joined by County Emergency Services personnel, law enforcement officials and others at a Friday morning news conference to address the July 21st train car accident at Union Station. Utica Police say a 13-year old boy accidentally released the brakes on the train car.

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  15. Oneida Co. Health Department urges residents to be cautious of bat exposure, rabiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | WSTM-TV Syracuse

    ... container, trapping the bat inside. -- Tape the cardboard to the can, sealing the bat inside. -- Contact the Oneida County Health Department at 798-5064 for instructions for having the bat tested for rabies To protect yourself and your pets, OCHD ...

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  16. Four Escape Serious Injury In Rollover Accident In AvaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    Four people escaped serious injury when the car they were in rolled over and caught fire on West Ava Road in Ava. The Oneida County Sheriff's Office says the driver of the vehicle said she swerved to avoid horse manure in the road and lost control of her car.

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  17. Tourism numbers up throughout New York StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | WKTV

    ... in 2014 than years past. Those travelers spent a record $62.5 billion dollars. Spending was up nearly 5% in Oneida County. "From the Turning Stone Resort Casino, Utica Comets AHL Hockey, regional sporting events like the American Legion Baseball ...

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  18. Rep. Hanna, Planned Parenthood's lone GOP House supporter, calls for investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Post-Standard

    ... way condone the callous tone and detached emotional nature of these videos." The third-term congressman from Oneida County stopped short of withdrawing his support for Planned Parenthood, a group that has given him financial support and awards for ...

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  19. Utica man arrested for allegedly stealing over $2300 in tools from Rome RunningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | WKTV

    According to Oneida County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigation Unit, on July 28 at 12:35 p.m., Stephen Phillips, 51, was arrested for two counts of grand larceny in the fourth degree. Officials say Phillips entered the Runnings store located at 5949 Rome-Taberg Road in Rome and stole DeWalt power tools, totaling more than $2,300.

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  20. 4 juveniles charged in Madison County school break-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | The Post-Standard

    A month-long investigation into a break-in at the former Oneida Castle Elementary School in the Oneida school district has resulted in the arrest of four juveniles, according to Oneida County sheriff's deputies. A burgarly was reported at the former school June 24, and while conducting a follow-up investigation July 1, police discovered three of the juveniles on the roof of the school attempting to break in again, deputies said.

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