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Dutchess County Legislator Charged With Sexual Abuse of Two Boys

Dec 17th, 2014 | By | Category: Lead Article

On December 15, 2014, State Police in Wappinger Falls arrested 36-year-old Michael N. Kelsey of Pleasant Valley, for inappropriately touching two 15-year-old males during a Boy Scout trip in Cranberry Lake in August 2014. Kelsey was charged with Sexual Abuse 1st Degree, Forcible Touching, and two counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child. Kelsey […]



Early Morning Crash Leaves One Dead on Rt 17 Near Rock Hill

Dec 9th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Route 17 westbound became the scene of a fatal accident near Rock Hill early Tuesday morning. Icy conditions played a large roll in the 4 am pile up near exit 109 involving five tractor trailers and two passenger cars that left one dead. Several police, fire and ambulance departments were on the scene and NYSP […]



May We Never Forget Pearl Harbor

Dec 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Lead Article

On the morning of December 7, 1941, as many of the men and women stationed there slept in their beds the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor. When the attack, which lasted just over 2 hours was finally over, 2,402 had lost their lives and another 1,282 were wounded. As news spread to the states it came […]



Pretrial Proceedings Set to Begin November 24 in Fatal Hit and Run

Nov 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

Pretrial hearings are set to start November 24, 2014 for a Cornwall woman accused of a fatal hit and run accident this past January. An Orange County judge ruled Thursday that the manslaughter indictment will stand against 29 year old Linda Ibrahim. Ibrahim is charged with hitting and killing 32 year old Eric Geter, Sr., […]



Murder Indictment Dismissed Against Man Who Fatally Shot Rape Suspect

Nov 7th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

The murder and manslaughter indictment against a Sparrowbush man, who fatally shot a wanted rape suspect in an attempt to get the fugitive into police custody, was dropped Thursday in an Orange County courtroom. Judge Robert Freehill announced that the indictment against David Carlson was dismissed in its entirety. The original indictment stemmed from the […]



Police Investigating Possible Abduction in the Town of Wallkill

Oct 20th, 2014 | By | Category: Lead Article

Police are attempting to identify a man that may be connected to an abduction early Monday morning in the Town of Wallkill. According to a worker at the Fair Oaks Mobil on Bloomingburg Road in the Town of Wallkill a man said to be in his late 30′s early 40′s entered the store just after […]



2 Die in Early Morning Crash in Montgomery

Oct 15th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

Village of Montgomery police report that two people were killed early Tuesday when their car and a bread delivery truck collided in the Village of Montgomery. The crash occurred about 5:30 a.m. near the entrance of the Montgomery Elementary School. According to police, there were two people in the sedan, and both died instantly. The […]



Salisbury Mills Woman Leads Police on Pursuit Through Newburgh

Sep 24th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

On Tuesday at approximately 1:55pm a motor vehicle accident occurred at the intersection of Route 17k and Route 300 in the Town of Newburgh. A pickup truck that was towing a trailer struck a minivan. As the pickup was attempting to flee the scene it also struck a pedestrian. The pedestrian was not injured. A […]



Ulster County Man Indicted For Toddler’s Death

Sep 19th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

An Ulster County grand jury has indicted 27 year old Kenneth Stahli of Marlboro in connection with the death of his girlfriend’s son. Stahli faces second-degree murder charge for depraved indifference murder of a child. Officials say Stahli caused the death of 2 year old Mason Decosmo on August 5, 2014. An autopsy revealed the […]



Police Investigate Shooting Death in Cornwall on Hudson

Aug 25th, 2014 | By | Category: Lead Article

The New York State Police along with the Cornwall On Hudson Police Department are investigating a suspicious shooting that took place shortly before midnight Sunday. The Cornwall Police responded to 19 Church Street where they discovered the body of a middle aged male dead by a single gunshot wound. It is unclear at this time, […]