Columbia-Greene Local News-June 8

COLUMBIA-GREENE COUNTY NEWS 6-8-19

A CATSKILL MAN IS ACCUSED OF DISPLAYING

A HANDGUN, DURING A DISPUTE WITH A

HIGHWAY ROAD CREW ON OLD KINGS HIGHWAY

IN SAUGERTIES. POLICE CHARGED 27 YEAR

OLD WYATT EARP COOPER WITH SECOND DEGREE

MENACING WITH A HANDGUN.

HUDSON'S LARGEST EVENT TAKES PLACE TODAY.

THE 23RD ANNUAL FLAG DAY PARADE AND

FESTIVAL GETS UNDERWAY AT 10 THIS MORNING

IN THE 7TH STREET PARK. THE PARADE STEPS

OFF AT 2, AND THE DAY WILL END WITH

FIREWORKS AT THE HUDSON RIVER.

DOZENS OF PEOPLE ARE FACING FELONY DRUG

CHARGES, AFTER TRAFFIC STOPS THE LAST

TWO NIGHTS IN CANAAN AND NEW LEBANON.

THOSE CHARGED WERE ON THEIR WAY TO THE

ANNUAL DISC JAM MUSIC FESTIVAL IN

STEPHENTOWN. MORE ARRESTS ARE EXPECTED,

AS THE FESTIVAL RUNS THROUGH MONDAY.

A 45 YEAR OLD MAN WAS INJURED FRIDAY

AFTERNOON, WHEN HIS BICYCLE CRASHED

INTO A PARKED CAR IN HUDSON. THE

ACCIDENT HAPPENED AROUND 5:45 ON THE

500 BLOCK OF UNION STREET. GREENPORT

RESCUE TREATED THE MAN FOR INJURIES

TO HIS HEAD.

A QUEENS MAN IS BEING HELD IN THE

COLUMBIA COUNTY JAIL, CHARGED WITH

BEING A FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE IN

PENNSYLVANIA. 31 YEAR OLD EDGARD

DUCHE IS WANTED ON CONSPIRACY AND

FORGERY CHARGES.

THERE WAS ONE WINNING TICKET SOLD

FOR THE 530 MILLION DOLLAR MEGA

MILLIONS JACKPOT LAST NIGHT.

UNFORTUNATELY, THAT TICKET WAS

SOLD IN CALIFORNIA, NEW YORK HAD

NO SECOND PRIZE WINNERS EITHER.

STATE POLICE HAVE BEGUN THEIR ANNUAL

SPEED WEEK ENFORCEMENT CAMPAIGN.

THEY SAY, POLICE WILL ALSO BE

ENFORCING THE STATE'S MOVE OVER

LAW. LAST YEAR, POLICE WROTE MORE

THAN 24 THOUSAND TICKETS DURING

SPEED WEEK.

ATHENS COMMUNITY DAY TAKES PLACE

IN RIVERSIDE PARK TODAY. THE FAMILY

ACITVITIES RUN FROM 10 TO 3.

LATER TONIGHT, YOU CAN RETURN TO

WATCH THE FIREWORKS FROM HUDSON.

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