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Two Separate Burglaries at the Cortland Country Club

Cortland County Sheriff’s officials are investigating two separate burglaries at the Cortland Country Club on route 281 in the Town of Cortlandville.

Officials say the first incident happened overnight November 2 when someone damaged a door forcing their way in

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Violent Crime is Down in Broome County

The latest Uniform Crime Report from the FBI shows most numbers for violent crimes in Broome County are down slightly between 2012 and 2013.

Local law enforcement officials say, however, there are categories that are seeing an increase, most of which is attributed to drug use

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Oneonta Man Could Get 27 Years in Jail Following Drug Bust

An Oneonta man is facing drug charges after being arrested at a home in Worcester in Otsego County.

Delaware County Sheriff’s officials say a 6 month investigation into drug trafficking in Sidney has resulted in a sealed indictment warrant for 30 year old Joshua Decker

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Binghamton Police Investigate Cabbie Robbery

A New York City teen, currently living in Binghamton, is facing felony charges in connection with the armed robbery of a taxi cab driver on the north side just before midnight November 14.

Binghamton Police say 19 year old Quanta Little is charged with felony robbery and criminal possession of a weapon after displaying a handgun and robbing the cab driver in the area of Emmett Street and Wales Avenue

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Truck Strikes Man At Downtown Binghamton Intersection

A man was taken to the hospital with a possible head injury after he was struck by a truck in downtown Binghamton.

The incident happened about 12:20 this afternoon at the intersection of Court and Water streets, across from Boscov's department store

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Binghamton Killer Moved To Medium-Security Prison

The man who raped and killed the 12-year-old daughter of a Binghamton police sergeant has been moved from a maximum-security prison to a medium-security facility in Cayuga County.

James Wales Sr

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Southern New York Zone Big Game Season Starts

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation says the Southern Zone, which includes most of the Southern Tier and Central New York, is the most popular region for deer and bear hunters

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Wendy’s Walk for Kids Raises Record Amount

Wendy’s Walk for Kids is breaking a record.  The charity has presented its largest donation ever of $250,000 from last summer’s walk.

The money is being split between the Jewish Community Center, Food Bank of the Southern Tier, ACHIEVE and the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Broome Budget Hearing Becomes Clinic Hearing

What was supposed to be a public hearing about Broome County's proposed budget became a forum for people protesting the planned closure of the Broome County Mental Health Clinic.

The budget proposal eliminates 21 clinic jobs, leaving just nine workers to finish operations until the clinic closes

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Former Binghamton Funeral Director Sentenced to Prison Time

A Vestal woman is headed to New York State Prison for stealing tens of thousands of dollars from the Ernest Parsons Funeral Home in Binghamton where she had been employed as a funeral director.

59 year old Helen Eickhoff pleaded guilty in August to grand larceny for embezzling more than $50,000 from the funeral home

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