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Oneida County Newswire

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  1. Oneida County legislator bumped for not signing oath card considers legal actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Post-Standard

    Harmony Speciale, an Oneida County legislator who learned Friday she'd been ousted from her job because she failed to sign her oath of office within the required 30-day limit, said Monday she's considering legal action. "I'm looking into it,'' said Speciale, who was notified Friday she was out of a job because she didn't sign the card.

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  2. 42nd Street With Broadway Utica - This Week In The Mohawk ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    Long known as the 'Getaway Region'of New York, Oneida County and the Mohawk Valley always have something interesting to offer, this week Broadway Utica is bringing 42nd Street to the Stanley Theatre. WIBX 950 in conjunction with Oneida County Tourism host This Week In The Mohawk Valley Toy and the CNY Travel Show to highlight community events and opportunities that are coming to the Mohawk Valley throughout the week.

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  3. 4 missing Oneida County teens found safeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Post-Standard

    Brianna N. Crowell, David W. Crowell Jr., Alex R. Dobson and Steven A. Dobson were found Saturday, said the Oneida County Sheriff's Office . They had been missing since Thursday.

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  4. 2 accused of having meth, pot at Colonie motelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Albany Times Union

    ... its lights on for about two hours. When he checked on the occupant, John C. Gilligan , 25, of New Hartford, Oneida County, he smelled marijuana coming from inside. Police also smelled marijuana in his motel room where Tyler E. Callon , 26, of ...

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  5. 4 teens from Remsen reported missingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WKTV

    ... Brianna's older brother. They were last seen in the Dewitt area around 10:30 a.m. You are asked to contact the Oneida County Sheriff's Office with any information regarding the whereabouts of these four teenagers.

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  6. Oneida County Legislator relieved of dutiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WKTV

    An Oneida County Legislator has been relieved of her duties for failing to fulfill an obligation required by law. County officials say Harmony Speciale, who used to represent the 21st legislative district, which includes west Utica, failed to complete some paperwork that's required by law.

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  7. Oneida Co. Legislator Speciale forced to vacate due to paperwork technicalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WKTV

    An Oneida County legislator is out, after county leaders say she failed to fulfill a simple, yet required-by-law obligation of the office. County officials say it was simple paperwork, that Speciale had completed before, that she failed to do this time around.

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  8. Police: 3 Oneida County teens missing, last seen in DeWittRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Post-Standard

    Brianna N Crowell, 15, of Maple Avenue in Remsen in Oneida County was reported missing from her residence about 2:33 a.m. Thursday, police said. During the investigation, police discovered Alex R. Dobson, 15, and Steven A. Dobson, 14, both of Lincoln Avenue in Remsen, also were missing.

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  9. Utica Man Arrested On Forgery ChargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    A Utica man wanted by the Oneida County Sheriff's Office in a fraud investigation has turned himself in to police.

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  10. Police: Oneida County man used stolen credit card number to order pizzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Post-Standard

    Zinad Covic, 19, of Utica was charged Thursday afternoon with second-degree forgery,a felony, after turning himself into police, according to Oneida County sheriff's deputies. According to police, Covic used a credit card number belonging to someone else to order food on five occasions from November 2015 to January 2016 from Domino's Pizza in Utica.

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  11. Utica man turns himself in for alleged credit card forgery on pizza ordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | WKTV

    According to authorities, on February 4, 2016, at approximately 4:20 p.m., Zinaid Covic, 19, turned himself in and was arrested by Oneida County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigation Unit for forgery in the 2nd degree. A fraud investigation began in January of 2016.

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  12. Shooter of Kirkland horse arrested and arraignedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Examiner.com

    Score one for the good work of Kirkland police in Oneida County, NY, who managed with their continued diligence and the help of numerous leads from the public to find the individual responsible for the senseless shooting death of a pastured horse . Robert Webster Jr. of Durhamville, accused of the fatal shooting of Jak, was both arrested and arraigned on Tuesday, Feb. 2 .

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  13. Family didn't know man accused of killing Oneida County horse, owner saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Post-Standard

    The owner of a horse that was shot and killed in December said her family does not know the man accused of the killing and has no idea someone would kill the animal. Robert Webster Jr., 43, of Durhamville, was charged with second-degree criminal mischief and aggravated animal cruelty, both felonies.

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  14. CRG builds plan to tear down old schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... "If they don't get it in the middle of May, I think that'll be it." Julie Flynn, development director for Oneida County-based Liberty Affordable Housing, said the company's contract with the CRG expires after this round of funding. "If it doesn't ...

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  15. Keeler Show Notes for Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    ... Anthony Brindisi is pushing to move state and federal primaries to the same date. He says it would save Oneida County $100,000 and about $25-million statewide Wait a minute, our FREE Money Question last hour may have been dated. We go to the record ...

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  16. Upstate New York man charged with killing woman's show horse Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Times Herald-Record

    ... fatally shooting a woman's show horse as it stood in a central New York pasture in December. Police in the Oneida County town of Kirkland say Robert Webster Jr. of Durhamville was arrested Tuesday and charged with criminal mischief, aggravated ...

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  17. Arrest Made In Shooting Death Of Kirkland HorseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    ... of reckless endangerment. Webster was taken into custody without incident, police said. He was remanded to the Oneida County Jail in lieu of $25,000 cash or $50,000 bond. Webster is due back to the Town of Kirkland Court later this month.

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  18. Robert Webster of Durhamville, N.Y., shot, killed show horse, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Newsday

    Authorities have charged a 42-year-old man with fatally shooting a woman's show horse as it stood in a central New York pasture in December. Police in the Oneida County town of Kirkland say Robert Webster Jr. of Durhamville was arrested Tuesday and charged with criminal mischief, aggravated animal cruelty and reckless endangerment.

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  19. Police make an arrest in Kirkland horse shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | WKTV

    ... als and reckless endangerment. He was arraigned in town court before Town Justice Jay Williams and sent to the Oneida County Jail on $25,000 bail or $50,000 bond. Police have been looking for a suspect in this case since late December.

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  20. Man charged with shooting, killing Oneida County family's horseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | The Post-Standard

    A man has been charged with shooting and killing a show horse on an Oneida County farm in December, Kirkland police said. Robert Webster Jr., 43, of Durhamville, was charged with second-degree criminal mischief and aggravated animal cruelty, both felonies.

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