The National Weather Service in Binghamton has issued a
* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
northeastern Delaware County in central New York...
northeastern Otsego County in central New York...
* until 215 PM EDT.
* At 125 PM EDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated a
severe thunderstorm capable of producing damaging winds in excess
of 60 mph. This storm was located near Cooperstown... and moving
north at 70 mph.
* The severe thunderstorm will be near...
Richfield Springs and Springfield by 135 PM EDT...
When you can do so safely... please report hail... or damaging winds to
the National Weather Service by calling toll free at
1-888-603-1402... or by email at bgm.Stormreport@noaa.Gov.
A Tornado Watch remains in effect for the warned area. If a tornado
is spotted... act quickly and move to a place of safety in a sturdy
structure... such as a basement or small interior room.
A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 500 PM EDT Monday afternoon
for central New York and northeast Pennsylvania.
Read more at http://www.wunderground.com/US/NY/046.html#20BhxKDLm8PqXmLo.99
Tornado watch in effect until 5 p.m.
- Local News
Officials: IDA will be leading jobs push
A variety of Otsego County leaders have agreed that the county IDA will be the key contact in its economic development.
Police request help to identify suspect
The Otsego County Sheriffâ€™s Office is asking for the public's help to identify the suspect in a burglary investigation.
Groups team up to keep kids warm
Two local organizations have distributed more than 90 new coats to children in the Otsego County area.
Mayor: Santa Claus is coming to village
Santa Claus has officially come to Cooperstown, and will be greeting children and families from a cottage in Pioneer Park right up until Christmas Eve.
Man charged with felony ID theft|
A Hollis Points man was arrested Friday on seven felonies, Oneonta police said.
Area knitter turns tragedy into philanthropy
An area knitter turned her feelings following a national tragedy into something that will benefit those in need after this holiday season.
Warm weather delays season for ski center
While some area residents may be enjoying the weather this week, mild temperatures have meant delays at one local ski center.
SUNY Oneonta to toast upcoming graduates
SUNY Oneonta will hold its 2013 December Candidate Recognition Ceremony at 11 a.m. Sunday in the Dewar Arena of the Alumni Field House.
- Thursday, December 5, 2013
Police seek ID for burglary suspect
The Otsego County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public's help to identify the suspect in a burglary investigation.
County OKs manager raises in '14 budget
COOPERSTOWN -- Eighty Otsego County managerial workers, including two elected officials, will be getting pay raises early next year after a narrowly divided county Board of Representatives decided that nearly six years without an increase was too long.
Author, professor to speak on Smithsonian
A SUNY Oneonta professor recognized for excellence outside the classroom will deliver a lecture today on the Smithsonian Museum.
Council passes 2014 budget plan|
The City of Oneonta adopted its 2014 budget by a vote of 6 to 2 Tuesday night, Oneonta Mayor Dick Miller said.
Five accused of school break-in|
Following a weeklong investigation into a break-in at Milford Academy in New Berlin, five people were arrested, Chenango deputies said.
Springbrook to host open house today
The former St. Mary's School in Oneonta will be the site of an open house today to showcase Springbrook's expansion into the facility.
Third, Fourth wards to hold meeting|
A neighborhood meeting for the Third and Fourth wards of Oneonta will be held at 6 p.m. tonight at City Hall.
Ex-Walton teacher's trial postponed|
A jury trial for the former Walton teacher accused of having sex with two 16-year-old male students, was adjourned Tuesday, a Delaware County Court official said.
Dairy group to meet on milk prices
On Monday, dairy farmers from across Otsego, Delaware and Sullivan counties will convene at the Center for Agricultural Development & Entrepreneurship to discuss ways to increase the price they receive for milk.
- Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Fracking firm threatens to sue over delay
COOPERSTOWN -- A lawyer for a financially insolvent gas company that had leased tens of thousands of acres in Chenango County said Tuesday he has served New York's top environmental regulator with a "demand letter" intended to spur the Cuomo administration to reach a decision on fracking rules.
County seeks new radios for first-responder teams
COOPERSTOWN -- A new emergency communications network for Otsego County could become operational in less than a year, and plug coverage gaps that now bedevil police, firefighters and other first responders.
- Officials: IDA will be leading jobs push