Domestic incident leads to Salisbury man being arrested on numerous charges

State police in Herkimer arrested 27-year-old Karl M. Rice of Salisbury, Herkimer County, for second-degree unlawful imprisonment (a class A misdemeanor), third-degree menacing (a class B misdemeanor ), unlawful growing of cannabis (a class A misdemeanor ), fourth-degree criminal mischief (a class A misdemeanor ) and second-degree harassment (a violation).

On June 9, 2019, […]

BLOTTER: Oneida Police Department

June 6, 2019

Carl E. Ellsworth, 34, of 2861 Tag Road, Canastota, was charged with unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and petit larceny.

June 7, 2019

Stephen L. Eaton, 58, of 211 N. Main St., Oneida, was charged with failure to signal, unlicensed operator and third-degree aggravated unlicensed operator.John F. Joslyn, 58, of […]

Flag Day events announced

Brindisi joins Chanatry’s Hometown Market to host Flag Day celebration

Congressman to honor veterans and the Stars and Stripes Friday in Utica 

Congressman Anthony Brindisi (NY-22) will host a Flag Day Celebration at Chanatry’s today. This event is free and open to all members of the community.

WHO: Congressman Anthony Brindisi and Chanatry’s

WHAT: Flag Day […]

John Taibi presents new book at OPL June 20

John Taibi’s new book “Silver Rails through the Heart of the Park: New York Central Railroad’s Adirondack Division” will be available for sale this summer from the New York Central System Historical Society.

That notable chronicler of Upstate railroads, John Taibi, returns to Oneida Public Library Thursday, June 20, at 6:30 p.m. to present […]

Man threatens woman with a knife in Lenox

Update: The male subject who threatened the female with a knife yesterday was identified as Richard R. Galavotti, 33, of 8243 N. Main St. Road, Canastota.

On Thursday, June 13, 2019, at 3:15 p.m., Galavotti was released from the hospital and charged by the Madison County Sheriff’s Office with first-degree burglary (class B felony) […]

Morrisville State athletics enjoys academic success

The Morrisville State athletics department enjoyed yet another successful spring semester in academics, complimenting their athletic success, with more than half of their intercollegiate teams earning a grade point average of a 3.0 or better.

Forty-four percent (142) of student-athletes competing for the Mustangs earned a GPA of a 3.0 or better, with 20 […]

Attorney General James cracks down on pharmacies failing to comply with drug pricing transparency law

More than 40 pharmacies failed to post drug prices, leaving consumers in the dark

Attorney General Letitia James

Attorney General Letitia James announced the conclusion of an investigation into pharmacies across New York State that found many have failed to post the costs of drugs to consumers, as required by law. As a result […]

Move More Celebration gives you the chance to get active

WHAT:  Free fitness classes – Turbo Kick and TRX – at the Move More Celebration sponsored by the Boilermaker

WHEN:  Sunday, June 23, 2019; Registration begins at 10 a.m. Classes run from 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (second hour dependent on registration totals)

WHERE: Carbone Athletics at the […]

BLOTTER: Troop D Oneida

Three arrested for possession of fentanyl following a search warrant at Utica residence

On June 12, 2019, the state police and Utica Police Department executed a no-knock search warrant at 1901 Baker Ave., Utica. A search of the residence located 29.9 grams of fentanyl, marijuana and a small amount of U.S. Currency.

The following […]

50 locals ask: ‘Where are the children’

Demonstrators rally to protest family separation

Fifty local residents turned out Sunday, June 9, 2019, International Children’s Day, to draw attention to the suffering caused to children and families by the inhumane zero-tolerance family-separation policy on immigration begun last year by the Trump administration.

The rally, which asked Where are the Children? was held […]

BLOTTER: Troop D Oneida

Kirkville man arrested for violating an order of protection and tampering with a witness

On June 11, 2019, state police charged Chester D. Thompson, 51, of Kirkville, for fourth-degree tampering with a witness, a class A misdemeanor; and second-degree criminal contempt, a class A misdemeanor.

On June 7, Thompson is accused of coming into […]

BLOTTER: Troop D Oneida

Troopers investigate motorcycle accident in Oswego County

On June 9, 2019, state police responded to a motorcycle accident that occurred on State Route 49 in Constantia, Oswego County.

Investigation revealed at approximately 7:30 p.m., a 1999 Honda motorcycle operated by Richard P. Gilbert, 51, of Bernhards Bay, was eastbound on Route 49 when, after the […]