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Report: New Yorkers are stingy on organ donations
When it comes to organ and tissue donation, New York is one of the stingiest states in the nation, according to a report issued this week by Excellus BlueCross BlueShield. Otsego, Delaware and Chenango counties are not much better than the state average, the report shows.
Drug-trafficking probe yields another arrest: Charges stem from kingpin's 2010 bust
The arrest of a Westchester County man Tuesday for alleged oxycodone and heroin trafficking culminates a four-year, multi-agency investigation into the local drug trade, according to a media release from the Otsego County Sheriff's office.
Man faces rape charges|
A 19-year-old Oneonta man was arrested Wednesday on rape charges, according to a release from the Delaware County Sheriff's Department.
Sens. say bill will curb on-campus assaults
A new bill introduced Wednesday will "finally" force colleges to face the problem of sexual assault on college campuses, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand said during a conference call Wednesday.
Area library complements book share with cookware
If you're thinking of cooking up something special for the upcoming Fairview Public Library's anniversary, look no further than the institution itself at 43 Walnut Street.
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Homers give Outlaws the edge: Oneonta to host Red Wings tonight
Frank D'Agostino and Jimmy Hand gave Oneonta the power to succeed Thursday night. D'Agostino hit a leadoff home run in the eighth inning and Hand followed with a two-out homer in the ninth to cap the scoring as the Outlaws beat the host Geneva Red Wings, 7-5, in the opening game of the New York Collegiate Baseball League Eastern Division championship series.
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- Homers give Outlaws the edge: Oneonta to host Red Wings tonight
Geraldine 'Gerri' M. Bender
HOWES CAVE -- Geraldine "Gerri" M. Bender, 65, of State Route 7, Howes Cave, died Wednesday July 30, 2014, at Cobleskill Regional Hospital following a long illness.
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- Geraldine 'Gerri' M. Bender
In Our Opinion: Bridge fixes shouldn't wait to last minute
A federal report released in April suggests that one in 10 U.S. bridges are in "urgent" need of repair.
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Lure of local off-track betting gained little foothold
From now until Labor Day, many from across our region will take a trip to Saratoga Casino and Raceway. Some will go to take in the sights and sounds, others for the "swag" that's given away, and of course some will place their bets on a favorite racehorse.Continued ...
- Lure of local off-track betting gained little foothold
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- Chuck Pinkey
Public ignores what's good about the U.S.
Wednesday night, Sue and I went to see the movie "America: Imagine The World Without Her." It is based on the best-selling book by Indian immigrant Dinesh D'Sousa. I would venture that if there is a book worth reading or a movie worthy of its admission price, it is "America."Continued ...
- Public ignores what's good about the U.S.
- Sam Pollak
- Cary Brunswick
'Insurgent' or 'patriot' can be hard to define
A common perception may have been that writing human history is a mere description and explanation of events. We know better now, however, that even the driest facts are colored by the language and ideology of those doing the writing.Continued ...
- 'Insurgent' or 'patriot' can be hard to define
- Justin Vernold
- Emily Popek
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VIDEO: Dog 'faints' from excitement of seeing owner
A reunion between a Pennsylvania woman who had been living overseas for two years and her pet schnauzer has gone viral, garnering nearly 20 million views on YouTube.
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