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The Courier
Ballarat breeder has 53 dogs seized in bizarre circumstancesA bizarre discovery has led to a Ballarat breeder being accused of running an "
Ballarat breeder has 53 dogs seized in bizarre circumstances
The Courier / Posted 3 hours ago
A bizarre discovery has led to a Ballarat breeder being accused of running an "intensive breeding" facility by the RSPCA Working dogs, like this kelpie, were seized from Maryheather breeders Fiona McCoy and Dan Murphy. PICTURE: Rob Gunstone A... Read more
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The Courier
RSPCA seizes dozens of dogsA bizarre discovery has led to a Ballarat breeder being accused of running an "
RSPCA seizes dozens of dogs
The Courier / Posted 14 hours ago
A bizarre discovery has led to a Ballarat breeder being accused of running an "intensive breeding" facility by the RSPCA A chance sighting on Friday led to the City of Ballarat and the RSPCA seizing 53 dogs from a Ballarat breeder who is now accused... Read more
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Delhi News Record
SIU probing parking lot arrestOntario's police watchdog has launched an investigation into the arrest of a 26
SIU probing parking lot arrest
Delhi News Record / Posted 23 hours ago
Ontario's police watchdog has launched an investigation into the arrest of a 26-year-old man by Woodstock police early Saturday morning. According to a release issued by the Special Investigations Unit, Woodstock police encountered the man "inside a... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
SIU probing parking lot arrestOntario's police watchdog has launched an investigation into the arrest of a 26
SIU probing parking lot arrest
Simcoe Reformer / Posted yesterday
Ontario's police watchdog has launched an investigation into the arrest of a 26-year-old man by Woodstock police early Saturday morning. According to a release issued by the Special Investigations Unit, Woodstock police encountered the man "inside a... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
SIU probing parking lot arrestOntario's police watchdog has launched an investigation into the arrest of a 26
SIU probing parking lot arrest
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted yesterday
Ontario's police watchdog has launched an investigation into the arrest of a 26-year-old man by Woodstock police early Saturday morning. According to a release issued by the Special Investigations Unit, Woodstock police encountered the man "inside a... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Jamilia Caston: Insurance fraud fugitive accused of submitting same medical bill for separate car crashesWANTED IN KING COUNTY — The Special Investigations Unit of the Washington State
Jamilia Caston: Insurance fraud fugitive accused of submitting same medical bill for separate car crashes
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
WANTED IN KING COUNTY — The Special Investigations Unit of the Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner is asking for your help in finding Jamilia Caston. She has been charged with Theft in the 1st Degree and Theft in the 2nd Degree in... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Peru Police arrest Wyanet man on warrant for Class 4 felonyHe was taken to the LaSalle County Jail. Bond was set at $15,000, with 10 perce
Peru Police arrest Wyanet man on warrant for Class 4 felony
Bureau County Republican / Posted 3 days ago
He was taken to the LaSalle County Jail. Bond was set at $15,000, with 10 percent to apply. The warrant was obtained as result of an investigation by the Peru Police Department Special Investigations Unit that took place on Dec. 8 at Fifth Street... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Peru police arrest SV man for possession of heroinAccording to Peru Police Department, members of the Peru Police Department Spec
Peru police arrest SV man for possession of heroin
Bureau County Republican / Posted 3 days ago
According to Peru Police Department, members of the Peru Police Department Special Investigations Unit, Peru Police Department K-9 Unit, investigators with the Illinois State Police Zone 3 investigations and the LaSalle County State’s Attorney... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Cop cleared in man's deathA man found dead shortly after being driven home from Grand Bend by an OPP offi
Cop cleared in man's death
Sarnia Observer / Posted 3 days ago
A man found dead shortly after being driven home from Grand Bend by an OPP officer died from a drug overdose, Ontario’s police watchdog has ruled. The Special Investigations Unit, in a release issued Friday, cleared the unnamed Lambton County OPP... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Body of Toronto cop pulled from Lake OntarioToronto Police’s marine unit pulled the body of one of their own from Lake Onta
Body of Toronto cop pulled from Lake Ontario
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Toronto Police’s marine unit pulled the body of one of their own from Lake Ontario Thursday morning. Police sources tell the Sun the body recovered near Polson Pier was that of Const. Darius Garda, a 51 division crime analyst. At this point, police... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Fire breaks out at vacant home in N. SpokaneSPOKANE, Wash. – Fire investigators are trying to determine what caused a fire
Fire breaks out at vacant home in N. Spokane
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
SPOKANE, Wash. – Fire investigators are trying to determine what caused a fire that damaged a vacant and boarded up home in northeast Spokane. The incident happened at the intersection of Euclid and Altamont just after 11:00 p.m. Wednesday. The... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Two men in custody, Flakka seized in Port St. Lucie drug bustTwo men were arrested with Flakka being seized as part of a drug investigation
Two men in custody, Flakka seized in Port St. Lucie drug bust
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 4 days ago
Two men were arrested with Flakka being seized as part of a drug investigation by the Port St. Lucie Police Special Investigations Unit on Wednesday. Robert Szika, 40, was arrested and charged with possession of synthetic narcotics with intent to... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
City notes: Florida State College at Jacksonville forensics team takes first at state competitionWednesday, February 3, 11:19 AM EST The school finished in first place ahead o
City notes: Florida State College at Jacksonville forensics team takes first at state competition
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
Wednesday, February 3, 11:19 AM EST The school finished in first place ahead of 13 other teams from nine states, including the University of Alabama, University of Florida and Florida State University. Ten individual members advanced to the final... Read more
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Cincinnati CityBeat
Keeping SecretsMore and more, campus sexual assault prevention and counseling are the purview
Keeping Secrets
Cincinnati CityBeat / Posted 5 days ago
More and more, campus sexual assault prevention and counseling are the purview of schools like the University of Cincinnati, thanks to a shift in federal policy that places more responsibility for those assaults on the colleges where they happen.UC... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Philly man accused of selling drugs at Wyoming Valley MallA Philadelphia man was allegedly caught dealing drugs in a department store in
Philly man accused of selling drugs at Wyoming Valley Mall
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
A Philadelphia man was allegedly caught dealing drugs in a department store in the Wyoming Valley Mall on Tuesday, Wilkes-Barre Township police said. Police identified the suspect as 32-year-old Richard Myers. Myers was arrested after the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Opposition not satisfied with Zuma Nkandla 'solution' - DA still going to ConCourtThe party‚ leader Mmusi Maimane said‚ “notes the settlement offer made by Presi
Opposition not satisfied with Zuma Nkandla 'solution' - DA still going to ConCourt
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
The party‚ leader Mmusi Maimane said‚ “notes the settlement offer made by President Zuma but contends that the contents of his settlement offer do not comply with the remedial actions as ordered by the public protector in her report entitled Secure... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Gory Tales of Abused Ugandans in Saudi ArabiaFrom being overworked to sexual harassment, Ugandan female migrant workers in S
The Gory Tales of Abused Ugandans in Saudi Arabia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
From being overworked to sexual harassment, Ugandan female migrant workers in Saudi Arabia endured pitiless life while there and often return as empty souls, write ZAHRA ABIGABA and EDWARD SSEKIKA. With Saudi Arabia already under intense scrutiny... Read more
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Daily Mail
Boston cop gets one-year probation for tipping off gang to FBI probe despite being commended for his work two years ago Brian Smigielski became an
Boston cop gets one-year probation for tipping off gang to FBI probe
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
despite being commended for his work two years ago Brian Smigielski became angry when he was told the FBI would be taking over his case focusing on gang violence Smigielski and... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Longview police chief: Southside will have bigger officer presenceLongview police Chief Mike Bishop took a few minutes Thursday to tell the City
Longview police chief: Southside will have bigger officer presence
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Longview police Chief Mike Bishop took a few minutes Thursday to tell the City Council and residents that officers are increasing their presence in South Longview, where a recent string of arsons has occurred. "I just want to let you know what we're... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Police: PS4 controller snatched by neighborA Tompkins County woman is accused of snatching a special-ordered Playstation 4
Police: PS4 controller snatched by neighbor
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
A Tompkins County woman is accused of snatching a special-ordered Playstation 4 controller from a neighbor’s mailbox. State police said they arrested Mayra A. Lopez, 23, on Thursday. An investigation revealed Lopez took the stolen controller to a... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Wegmans Turns 100 Years Old []Local News Hundreds of people came into Wegmans Saturday, and they didn't just
Wegmans Turns 100 Years Old []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 8 days ago
Local News Hundreds of people came into Wegmans Saturday, and they didn't just come for the groceries. Wegmans held their 100th year celebration. "I'm glad I am still here to celebrate the hundredth and to someone who is newer to the Wegmans store... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Chenango Fire Captain is Honored For 65 Years of Active Service []Local News A Chenango Fire Captain was honored Saturday for 65 years of active
Chenango Fire Captain is Honored For 65 Years of Active Service []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 8 days ago
Local News A Chenango Fire Captain was honored Saturday for 65 years of active service. Richard Trebilcock, 83 of Nimmonsburg was honored at the Chenango Fire Company's Annual Dinner, Dance and Award Banquet hosted at the DoubleTree... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Film Casting Gave Local Actors a Shot At Their Dreams []Local News Those with aspirations to make it on the big screen in Hollywood ha
Film Casting Gave Local Actors a Shot At Their Dreams []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 8 days ago
Local News Those with aspirations to make it on the big screen in Hollywood have to start somewhere. On Saturday, those people had the chance to audition for a film called "Bella Notte". DT Productions and OverAchiever Films hosted the casting at... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Endicott Shooting Sends Man To Hospital []Local News A late night shooting in Endicott sent one man to the hospital on S
Endicott Shooting Sends Man To Hospital []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 9 days ago
Local News A late night shooting in Endicott sent one man to the hospital on Saturday. Endicott Police say the incident occurred at 113 East Franklin St. at 12:06 a.m. A 23-year-old male was sent to the hospital after the shooting to be treated for... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Handguns seized in Elmira arrestThree handguns were seized during a Jan. 23 raid of a residence on Elmira’s Sou
Handguns seized in Elmira arrest
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
Three handguns were seized during a Jan. 23 raid of a residence on Elmira’s South Side and a man was taken into custody. Jemar McCoy, 43, was charged with a felony count of second-degree criminal possession of a weapon and additional charges are... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Teaching the Teachers a Lesson In Music []Local News Teachers spend the entire school year instructing students but area
Teaching the Teachers a Lesson In Music []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 9 days ago
Local News Teachers spend the entire school year instructing students but area music teachers were the ones sitting at the pupil's desk on Friday. Over 50 music teachers from across the region came out to a workshop at Maine-Endwell Middle... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Annual Gymnastics Competition Kicks off at Veterans Memorial Arena This Weekend []Local News The Veterans Memorial Arena was filled with high beams, leaps and s
Annual Gymnastics Competition Kicks off at Veterans Memorial Arena This Weekend []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 9 days ago
Local News The Veterans Memorial Arena was filled with high beams, leaps and somersaults Friday evening. The annual "I Love New York Cup Gymnastics Invitational" is officially underway. "The 'I Love New York Cup' is a USA-sanctioned competition so... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
BU Women's Basketball Team Will Hold 'Play 4 Kay' Day on Saturday []Local News Play 4 Kay is an annual effort for coaches and student athletes nat
BU Women's Basketball Team Will Hold 'Play 4 Kay' Day on Saturday []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 10 days ago
Local News Play 4 Kay is an annual effort for coaches and student athletes nationwide to raise funds for women's cancer research. Coach Cimino will kick off the event by presenting a check for the Kay Yow cancer fund, and after the game, Cimino... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Candidate Steve May Explains Why He's Making a Move for Owego Mayor []Local News Earlier this week, a village of Owego trustee announced that he'll
Candidate Steve May Explains Why He's Making a Move for Owego Mayor []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 10 days ago
Local News Earlier this week, a village of Owego trustee announced that he'll challenge Mayor Kevin Millar (D) for his position. On Friday, republican Steve May told Fox 40 why he's making a move for mayor. May says while serving as trustee, he's... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Senator's Proposals To Help Small Businesses []Local News infrastructure. This all is to help keep our roads functioning and
Senator's Proposals To Help Small Businesses []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 10 days ago
Local News infrastructure. This all is to help keep our roads functioning and safe. "We are a small industry group across New York State about 15 producer members, most of them all family owned and we provide a pretty significant benefit to the... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
No Injuries in Windsor Fire []Local News There are no injuries as a result of a fire in Windsor Friday after
No Injuries in Windsor Fire []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 10 days ago
Local News There are no injuries as a result of a fire in Windsor Friday afternoon. Fire officials responded to the call of a 2 alarm fire at a single family home at 62 Bell Rd. in Windsor around 12:45 p.m. Friday. There are no injuries to report.... Read more
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The Record-Journal
Southington man charged with selling marijuana in townBRISTOL — A Southington man faces charges after police said he sold marijuana i
Southington man charged with selling marijuana in town
The Record-Journal / Posted 10 days ago
BRISTOL — A Southington man faces charges after police said he sold marijuana in town last year. Michael McManus, 21, of 70 Summit St., Southington, was arrested on Tuesday and charged with four counts of sale of marijuana. In May 2015 members of... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Johnson City Standoff Ends in Arrest []Local News A female victim and a small child were held against their will in J
Johnson City Standoff Ends in Arrest []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 10 days ago
Local News A female victim and a small child were held against their will in Johnson City Friday morning, leading to a standoff which ended in an arrest. Johnson City Police received a report that a female resident had texted a neighbor to call the... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Man who Crashed Vechile Admitted he was on Heroin []Local News Police say a man who drove into a pole in the Town of Union admitte
Man who Crashed Vechile Admitted he was on Heroin []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 10 days ago
Local News Police say a man who drove into a pole in the Town of Union admitted he was on heroin. The Broome County Sheriff�s office responded to a report of a vehicle that crashed into a pole outside the Park Manor Plaza, 800 Hooper road in the... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Bainbridge Woman Arrested for Intent to Sell Heroin []Local News Police have arrested a Bainbridge woman for heroin possession with
Bainbridge Woman Arrested for Intent to Sell Heroin []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 10 days ago
Local News Police have arrested a Bainbridge woman for heroin possession with intent to sell. On Friday morning, Chenango County Sheriff's Office arrested Jodi E. Babcock, 34, while conducting a Drug Interdiction on State Highway 7 in Town of... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Heroin Bust Bust in Johnson City []Local News Broome County Special Investigations Unit Task Force and the Johnso
Heroin Bust Bust in Johnson City []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 10 days ago
Local News Broome County Special Investigations Unit Task Force and the Johnson City Police seized heroin, crack cocaine, and packing materials. A search warrant was executed at Ethel St in Johnson City where investigators recovered 142 glassine... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Hamlet of Wallkill man sentenced in welfare fraud caseFriday, January 29, 2016 KINGSTON – A 44-year-old Wallkill man was sentenced i
Hamlet of Wallkill man sentenced in welfare fraud case
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 10 days ago
Friday, January 29, 2016 KINGSTON – A 44-year-old Wallkill man was sentenced in Ulster County Court on Tuesday to four months of intermittent jail and five years of probation, plus restitution, for his conviction of felony welfare fraud. For two... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
A Broome County Meeting on Drone Safety []Local News To many, drones used to be those things the military used in the Mi
A Broome County Meeting on Drone Safety []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 11 days ago
Local News To many, drones used to be those things the military used in the Middle-East. Now that they are popular with area residents, it has merited an informational meeting on their safe use. The Wednesday discussion in Binghamton focused on FAA... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Is Binghamton's Drinking Water Safe? []Local News If you're in Binghamton, the water you drink most likely comes from
Is Binghamton's Drinking Water Safe? []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 11 days ago
Local News If you're in Binghamton, the water you drink most likely comes from the Binghamton Water Treatment Facility. It produces 5-6 million gallons of water per day. Water from the Susquehanna River is filtered and treated in order to make it... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Police: Three Kids Found During Walton Meth Bust []Local News Seven people are facing felony drug charges after a meth bust in Wa
Police: Three Kids Found During Walton Meth Bust []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 12 days ago
Local News Seven people are facing felony drug charges after a meth bust in Walton. The Delaware County Sheriff's Office says it's agency and other law enforcement units searched 116 East Street Street in the Village Tuesday night. Police removed... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Two New Beds Available For Recovering Addicts In Broome County []Local News As the heroin epidemic overwhelms our community, available beds at
Two New Beds Available For Recovering Addicts In Broome County []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 12 days ago
Local News As the heroin epidemic overwhelms our community, available beds at treatment centers have grown scarce. Because of the growing need, state money is going to add more beds to a local addiction crisis center. Fairview Recovery Services has... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
The Impact of State's 2016 Agenda on Seniors []Local News The discussion also covered issues such as a possible Paid Family L
The Impact of State's 2016 Agenda on Seniors []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 12 days ago
Local News The discussion also covered issues such as a possible Paid Family Leave Act for caregivers, establishing a commission to look at retirement security and ways to improve pension plans. "I think with any population that we serve, we want... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
NY Attorney General Warns of IRS Scam []Local News New York's Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is warning about an I
NY Attorney General Warns of IRS Scam []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 12 days ago
Local News New York's Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is warning about an IRS phone scam that is targeting the elderly, students, and first-generation Americans. The scammer will call about a past due tax balance and say if it isn't paid... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Pipeline Company Contributes to Project SHARE Heating Fund []Local News Dominion Transmission, an interstate pipeline company, provided a $
Pipeline Company Contributes to Project SHARE Heating Fund []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 12 days ago
Local News Dominion Transmission, an interstate pipeline company, provided a $10,000 check to NYSEG and RG&E today to help provide assistance through the Project SHARE Heating Fund. NYSEG and RG&E have participated in Project SHARE Heating Fund... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Medical Cannabis Dispensary to Open in Johnson City Thursday []Local News Johnson City's medical marijuana dispensary will be opening on Thur
Medical Cannabis Dispensary to Open in Johnson City Thursday []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 12 days ago
Local News Johnson City's medical marijuana dispensary will be opening on Thursday. Ari Hoffnung, CEO of Vireo Health of New York, will join Dr. Stephen Dahmer, Chief Medical Officer, to officially open Vireo�s medical cannabis dispensary at 589... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Woman Arrested had 25 Suspensions on her License []Local News A Rochester woman who was arrested in Deposit on Tuesday for aggrav
Woman Arrested had 25 Suspensions on her License []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 12 days ago
Local News A Rochester woman who was arrested in Deposit on Tuesday for aggravated unlicensed operation had 25 suspensions on her license. New York State Police at Deposit arrested Darilyn Cabrera, 32, of for felony aggravated unlicensed operation... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Former youth center nurse charged with sexual misconductA Hancock County woman was charged with 13 counts of misconduct Tuesday after s
Former youth center nurse charged with sexual misconduct
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
A Hancock County woman was charged with 13 counts of misconduct Tuesday after she allegedly had several sexual encounters with an inmate at a youth development center in 2014, according to the Dandridge Police Department. Rita Anette Dalton, 41, of... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Athens Man Arrested for Criminal Possession of Marijuana in Barker []Local News New York State Police have arrested an Athens, PA man for possessio
Athens Man Arrested for Criminal Possession of Marijuana in Barker []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 12 days ago
Local News New York State Police have arrested an Athens, PA man for possession of over two ounces of marijuana. On Tuesday morning, New York state Police arrested Timothy J. Naughton Jr., 20, for misdemeanor criminal possession of marijuana.... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Search Warrant Leads to Drug Arrest in Johnson City []Local News On Tuesday, Broome County Special Investigations Unit Task Force co
Search Warrant Leads to Drug Arrest in Johnson City []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 12 days ago
Local News On Tuesday, Broome County Special Investigations Unit Task Force conducted a search at an address located on Lewis Street. Upon the search, investigators found 25 envelopes of heroin, loose heroin, and materials used to package and... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Police: Endicott Man was Driving Person with Order of Protection Against Him []Local News An Endicott man has been arrested for felony criminal contempt afte
Police: Endicott Man was Driving Person with Order of Protection Against Him []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 12 days ago
Local News An Endicott man has been arrested for felony criminal contempt after driving with someone who had an order of protection against him. New York State Police arrested Levelle E. Martin, 39, of for felony of criminal contempt and other... Read more
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