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Claverack Woman Dies in Fatal Columbia County Crash

Jan 13th, 2014 | By | Category: Featured Articles

On January 11,2014 at approximately 7:40A.M. the New York State Police at Livingston investigated a one car fatal automobile accident on County Route 27B in the Town of Claverack. Initial results of the investigation revealed a vehicle driven by Wendy Zullo, age 53, of Claverack went off County Route 27B and struck a bridge abutment. […]



Police Investigating Columbia County Man’s Death

Oct 30th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

On October 29, 2013, at approximately 9:10 p.m., Greenport Police Officer Steven Rose was dispatched by Columbia County 911 to the area of Joslen Boulevard and Green Acres Road for a report of a suspicious subject walking in the roadway, obstructing traffic. Upon arrival, Officer Rose encountered Ronald Wood, age 54, of Greenport, New York, […]



Columbia County Man Arrested For Brandishing a Handgun at Gas Station

Oct 23rd, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

On October 21, 2013 at approximately 12:48 a.m., State Police from the Livingston barracks arrested Adam M. Kitsock, 23 years old, of Claverack,  for Menacing 2nd Degree, a Class A Misdemeanor and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd Degree, a Class C Felony. Kitsock was arrested after police were dispatched to investigate a report of […]



Barrett Calls For Officials to Hold Off on Columbia County Airport Expansion

Oct 14th, 2013 | By | Category: Current Events

Assemblymember Didi Barrett (D-Hudson) has sent a letter to Pat Grattan, Chairman of the Columbia County Board of Supervisors, asking him to hold off on plans to expand the Columbia County Airport through eminent domain until questions raised by the public regarding the project’s need have been fully addressed by the board. “The residents of […]



Columbia County Man Arrested for Sexually Abusing a Child

Aug 12th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

On Saturday August 10, 2013 The New York State Police at Livingston arrested Thomas Cesternino, 21 of Ghent.  After a lengthy investigation by BCI with the assistance of the Columbia-Greene Child Advocacy Center and the Columbia County District Attorney’s Office it was revealed that Cesternino had been sexually molesting a child under the age of […]



Two Youths Arrested in Columbia County Group Home Incident

Jul 18th, 2013 | By | Category: Police Briefs

On July 15, 2013 at approximately 4:36 p.m., State Police from the Livingston barracks responded a report of an assault that occurred at the Columbia County Group Home located on State Route 203 in Kinderhook. Police investigation revealed that two subjects at the facility attacked another resident.  One of the suspects reportedly punched the victim […]



Kinderhook Female Arrested After Punching Trooper

May 28th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

On Saturday, May 26, 2013, Troopers from the Kinderhook barracks arrested Melissa Coons, age 29 of Kinderhook, for Disorderly Conduct and Harassment. At approximately 12:15 A.M., Troopers were called to the Niverville Pub for a reported disorderly person.  When they arrived, they located Coons causing a disturbance.  After the Troopers provided Coons with a courtesy […]



Dutchess County Man Cleared of SAFE Act Charges

May 24th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

A Dutchess County man charged with violation of the SAFE Act earlier this month was cleared of the charges in a Columbia County court Thursday. Columbia County’s District Attorney refused to prosecute 31 year old Gregory Dean for carrying a loaded pistol with nine rounds of ammo instead of the SAFE Act regulated seven rounds. […]



Twin Engine Plane Crashes into Hudson River in Columbia County

May 2nd, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles, Lead Article

A twin-engine airplane went into the Hudson River in a fiery crash Thursday afternoon according to Columbia County 911. The incident occurred just south of the Rip Van Winkle Bridge shortly after 4:00 PM. A US Coast Guard out of Saugerties was on stand down as dive teams and emergency repsonders from three counties were […]



Catskill Man Arrested For Arson

Mar 11th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Articles

On March 10, 2013 at approximately 8 am the Chatham Fire Department along with Ghent FD, Valatie FD and Red Rock FD were dispatched to a reported house fire at 18 Jones Ave., Village of Chatham.  The fire was called in by a neighbor advising the front of the house was on fire.  The fire […]