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Oneida County Newswire

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  1. Oneida County Man Threatens Deputies With A KnifeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | HOT 107.9

    Quite a scare for two Oneida County Sheriffs Deputies they were called to a home last night in Westmoreland to check on the welfare of one of the occupants. When they knocked on the door, 52 year old Michael Evans answered and then threatened the deputies with a knife.

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  2. Forbes: Utica among best and worst places for business and careersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WKTV

    ... so we sent an e-mail to Forbes asking for reference material to check the information, then reached out to the Oneida County Executive for his reaction to article. "The numbers that we have don't match up with this, so I don't put any stock in this ...

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  3. Utica Man Charged With Sexual AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    An investigation by the Oneida County Child Advocacy Cente r has led to the arrest of a Utica man on sex abuse charges. 47-year old Joseph Bartolomie is charged with sexual abuse, forcible touching and endangering the welfare of a child.

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  4. Oneida Co. Health Department medication distribution exercise prepares public for emergenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WKTV

    Phyllis Ellis, of Oneida County Director of Health, says, "Between the Ebola outbreak last Fall and the Flu, Measles out on the West Coast, Legionella in New York City -there's no one event that says you better be ready, because you need to be ready all the time." Ellis says drills like this are an important way for the health department to learn what they're doing right and where they need to make improvements, but it's also good for the community to take part in as well.

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  5. Rochester man accused of sexually assaulting childRead the original story

    Wednesday | Empire State News

    WESTMORLAND The Oneida County Sheriff's Office repots the arrest of a Rochester man for allegedly sexually abusing a child. On August 26, a State Police Investigator assigned to the Oneida County Child Advocacy Center, arrested Jory Smith, 41, on three counts of sexual abuse in the first degree, a felony.

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  6. Motorcyclist Recovering from Accident in Town of WesternRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    In a written release the Oneida County Sheriff's Office says that 25-year-old Aaron Michik of Lee Center was driving his " motorcycle eastbound on Buck Hill Road when he came across some uneven pavement. Michik lost control of his motorcycle and went off the roadway into the ditch.

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  7. Police: Man struck employee while stealing TV from Oneida WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Post-Standard

    ... with the pilfered TV and fled in a waiting vehicle, police said. They were later taken into custody by the Oneida County Sheriff's Department on Route 46. Jarrott Connelly, 33, was charged with third-degree robbery, a felony, and petit larceny, a ... 2 comments

  8. Two Oneida County Legislature 12th District Candidates ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Your News Now

    A county legislature race is usually an afterthought on election day. But in Oneida County the 12th district has been thrust into the spotlight, after two of the candidates were arrested this week.

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  9. Two Oneida County candidates for same seat face chargesRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | WKTV

    Democrat incumbent Frank Tallarino, 74, faces stalking and coercion charges out of Madison County. The Sheriff's Department there charged him over the weekend.

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  10. Legislature Candidate Arrested In RomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | WSYR-AM Syracuse

    A candidate for the Oneida County Legislature has been arrested on a charge of forcible touching. Rome police have arrested 70 year old Ronald Townsend after it's alleged he touched the female victim last week. 3 comments

  11. 2 Oneida County legislative candidates arrested in 1 weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    Ronald D. Townsend, 70, of Rome, was charged today with forcible touching and second-degree harassment after a woman told Rome police that Townsend touched an intimate part of her body. Townsend, a Republican, is set to face off with Francisco "Frank" Tallarino Sr. this fall for a seat in Oneida County's 12th Legislative District.

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  12. Oneida County Man In Critical Condition After CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | HOT 107.9

    Police say a man used a jack to lift a mail truck off his 75-year-old brother's chest after the vehicle rolled onto him during a crash on a central New York road. The Oneida County Sheriff's Office says Dale Durant was driving an all-terrain vehicle across a road in the town of Verona Wednesday afternoon when he steered in front of a U.S. Postal Service delivery truck.

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  13. Man Uses Jack To Lift Mail Truck Off Injured BrotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    Police say a man used a jack to lift a mail truck off his 75-year-old brother's chest after the vehicle rolled onto him during a crash on a central New York road. The Oneida County Sheriff's Office says Dale Durant was driving an all-terrain vehicle across a road in the town of Verona Wednesday afternoon when he steered in front of a U.S. Postal Service delivery truck.

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  14. Central New York bid for $500 million in state aid to focus on 'drivers of growth'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    Photo shows the first large fixed-wing commercial drone flown at any of the six national test sites for drones designated by the federal government. The Centaur twin-engine prop plane with a 44-foot wingspan took off from Griffiss International Airport in Rome, N.Y., and completed a series of successful test flights over Oneida County and Oneida Lake from June 12 through June 15. Syracuse, N.Y. - The council that's putting together Central New York's bid for $500 million in state economic development aid hasn't released a list of projects it will include in its application.

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  15. Keeler Show Notes for Tuesday, August 25th, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    Mets hammer out a record-setting win in David Wright's return. Plus, Oneida County legislator Frank Tallarino arrested on allegations of stalking and coercion.

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  16. Oneida County Legislator Frank Tallarino Charged With StalkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Lite 98.7

    74-year old Frank Tallarino of Rome was arrested following a lengthy investigation by the Madison County Sheriff's Office. Tallarino allegedly committed acts in the Town of Lenox and City of Oneida on multiple dates. In addition to the stalking charges, Tallarino is also charged with coercion.

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  17. Don't Miss the Amazing Wood Carving and Other Great Events at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    It's almost time for the 68th Annual NYS Woodsmen's Field Days. It's taking place once again at the Boonville-Oneida County Fairgrounds and it's going to be one amazing event! One of the highlights this year will be the 3rd annual 'Power-Carve Open' Chainsaw Carving Competition.

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  18. Oneida County legislator charged with stalking, coercionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Post-Standard

    ... County Sheriff's Office. All four charges are misdemeanors. Tallarino, the Democratic minority leader for the Oneida County Legislature, repeatedly stalked and coerced a victim in both Lenox and the city of Oneida on multiple dates, deputies said. A ...

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  19. Oneida County Legislator Frank Tallarino Sr. charged with stalking, coercionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | WKTV

    Francisco D. Tallarino Sr., 75, was charged with three counts of stalking in the fourth degree and one count of coercion in the second degree. He was arraigned in the City of Oneida and released. He is to return to the City of Oneida Court on August 28, 2015 at 9:00 a.m.

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  20. The Witch Doctor Of Steuben And The Starr Hill Ghost ~ The Haunts And Legends Of New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    ... discoveries along the way. In this episode Phil guides the explorers to the town of Steuben in northern Oneida County near Remsen to uncover the legend of the Witch Doctor of Steuben and the Starr Hill ghost that is believed to be the legendary ...

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