Otsego County Newswire

Otsego County Newswire

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  1. The History of Tornadoes in Otsego County, New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Lite 98.7

    As we continue our look at the history of tornadoes throughout the state of New York, we now stretch a little further to Otsego County. So far, we have looked at the history of tornadoes in Central New York , covering Oneida, Herkimer, Onondaga, Madison, and Oswego Counties .

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  2. Ohio resident charged for a felony bias crimeRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 10 | WKTV

    On June 21st an Otsego County resident reported to the Cooperstown Police Department that he had been harassed and threatened due to his sexual orientation while on Main Street. Marcus Ray Walters, age 40, of 685 Robindale Drive, Waynesville, OH learned that the Cooperstown Police Department was looking for him and surrendered himself at the police department where he was arrested on the bias crime, a class E felony.

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  3. Fledgling Otsego Co. brewer opening tap roomRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Albany Times Union

    ... But, apparently not so for the Red Shed Brewing Company of Cherry Valley. Less than a year after opening, the Otsego County operation's four brews - Jessica's Ale, Otsego Ale, Geordie Boy Brown Ale, and Cherry Valley Smoked Porter -- can be found in ...

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  4. Cold Case Murder arrest; Former Unadilla man charged with murder of wife 16 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | The Evening Sun

    ... He was charged with second-degree murder in the death of his wife, Elizabeth Welsh Callahan. According to the Otsego County District Attorney's Office, it is alleged that Casey James Callahan, now 50, intentionally ran over his wife, Elizabeth Welsh ...

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  5. Family of cold case murder victim speaks out in Otsego CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | WKTV

    ... 19, 2000. Lawton along with two of her siblings, other relatives and the district attorney gathered at the Otsego County Court to explain how this case got reopened. Otsego County District Attorney John Muehl said he received a call about another ...

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  6. Family of cold case murder victim speak out in Otsego CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | WKTV

    ... 19, 2000. Lawton along with two of her siblings, other relatives and the district attorney gathered at the Otsego County Court to explain how this case got reopened. Otsego County District Attorney John Muehl said he received a call about another ...

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  7. Cold Case: Attica state prisoner charged in wife's 16-year-old murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | The Post-Standard

    ... He was charged with second-degree murder in the Jan. 19, 2000 death of his wife, Elizabeth Welsh Callahan. An Otsego County grand jury indicted Casey Callahan on June 14. Callahan is accused of intentionally running over his wife with a tractor ...

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  8. Crime Roundup: Drugs in home with children,aRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... Sherwood, 29, of Main Street, has been charged after an investigation by state police into heroin sales around Otsego County. A search warrant executed Thursday at Sherwood's home revealed the heroin, as well as weapons and evidence of cultivation ...

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  9. Police: I-88 Reopens After Deer Causes Collision in Construction ZoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Your News Now

    State police say Interstate 88 in Otsego County was closed in both directions until the early afternoon after a tractor-trailer's gas tanks caught fire when they were hit by a car. Troopers say a car was headed west around 7:45 a.m. Monday when the driver spotted a deer carcass on the pavement and veered into a truck coming from the opposite direction.

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  10. Route 88 closed in Otsego County for truck fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    An accident Monday morning involving a car and a tractor-trailer shut Route I-88 between Oneonta and Otego in Otsego County, the Oneonta Daily Star is reporting. About 8 a.m., the car swerved to avoid a deer and hit the tractor-trailer, which ignited, a witness told the Daily Star.

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  11. Police: Car, truck collision closes I-88 in both directionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | WKTV

    State Police say Interstate 88 in Otsego County is closed in both directions after a tractor-trailer's gas tanks caught fire when they were hit by a car. Troopers say a car was headed west around 7:45 a.m. Monday when the driver spotted a deer carcass on the pavement and veered into a truck coming from the opposite direction.

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  12. Man acquitted of wife's murder after four trials now charged with stalking police investigatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | ABA Journal

    ... now faces a misdemeanor stalking charge, concerning an alleged incident Thursday outside the Oneonta home (in Otsego County) of a state police investigator who worked on the homicide probe, according to the Binghamton Press & Sun-Bulletin and the ...

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  13. Crime Roundup: Man arrested in bank robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... Earlville in Madison County, was arrested June 5 after the robbery May 23 at the NBT Bank branch in Edmeston, Otsego County. Sheriff's office members from Otsego and Madison counties executed a search warrant at Gelatt's residence and took him into ...

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  14. Cal Harris Calls Latest Arrest Continuation of Abuse by State PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Your News Now

    TWC NEWS VIDEO: Cal Harris called his latest arrest, this time for allegedly stalking a State Police investigator in Oneonta, is yet another display of abuse by the State Police Troop C, which covers a seven-county area including Otsego County and Tioga County and was the main agency that investigated his wife's disappearance in 2001. Harris was acquitted of a murder charge related to Michele Harris' death last month following his fourth trial.

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  15. Suspect in NBT robbery arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | The Evening Sun

    On June 5, members of the Otsego County Sheriff's Office, as well as the Madison County Sheriff's Office, executed a search warrant at a Madison County residence in regard to the ongoing investigation of the robbery at the NBT bank in Edmeston on May 23. Gelatt was charged with robbery in the second degree, a class C felony. He was arraigned in the Town of Edmeston court and remanded to the Otsego County Correctional Facility on $25,000 cash bail.

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  16. Suspect in custody in Edmeston NBT bank robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | WKTV

    They say when he got the cash, he fled on foot to a parked vehicle on West Street and drove away on Otsego County Highway 20.

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  17. Otsego County Sheriff : "We have some leads"Read the original story

    May 27, 2016 | WKTV

    Otsego County Sheriff Richard Devlin Jr. says it's been a busy week. First a bank robbery in Edmeston on Monday and then some major vandalism reported at Hartwick Cemetery on Wednesday, plus preparing for the big Memorial Day Weekend festivities all around the county, especially in Cooperstown at the National Baseball Hall of Fame, has kept his staff quite busy.

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  18. Vandals damage headstones, lights at Hartwick CemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | WKTV

    It's going to take a while for crews to fix up a cemetery in Otsego County after officials say a cemetery was vandalized.

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  19. Cooperstown's Trolleys: Historic Tradition Gets Modern TouchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Your News Now

    ... Otesaga and the Baseball Hall of Fame, so it's pretty much an internal Cooperstown loop," said Deb Taylor of Otsego County Tourism. The trolleys run all day long during the summer months, stopping at most of Cooperstown's biggest attractions. The ...

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  20. Needed bridge repairs to cause travel delays in Milford next fallRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | WKTV

    ... the work done during off peak times." says David Hamburg of the NYSDOT. "We understand how busy RT 28 is in Otsego county particularly Cooperstown. We're looking at doing our work between labor day and thanksgiving of 2017 to minimize the impacts of ...

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