November 26, 2021

Guilty plea in stabbing

February 22, 2019

A man charged in an Aug. 29 stabbing in downtown Cortland accepted a plea agreement Thursday in Cortland County Court that will send him to prison for four to 12 years. Andrew J. Pilcher, 32, […]

DA offers plea for downtown stabbing

February 15, 2019

A man indicted on charges stemming from a fatal stabbing in downtown Cortland in August has a week to decide whether he wants to take a plea deal offered by the Cortland County District Attorney’s […]

‘She got justice’

February 5, 2019

Dorain G. Bohn was convicted Monday of murdering a 2-year-old girl last year because, prosecutors claim, he was upset that he had to baby-sit her rather than drink and play video games. Bohn, 29, originally […]

Jury likely to get case on Monday

February 2, 2019

Testimony concluded Friday afternoon in the murder trial of a man accused of causing the death of a 2-year-old McGraw girl. Lawyers are expected to give closing statements Monday morning before the case is handed […]

Witness questions crime scene handling

February 1, 2019

A forensic scientist criticized Thursday in Cortland County Court how county sheriff’s investigators conducted their investigation into the April 19 death of Kassidy Dains. Thomas Mauriello, a forensic science consultant and a professor of criminal […]

Experts testify about bodily fluids at scene

January 29, 2019

Forensic experts testified Monday they found blood in 2-year-old Kassidy Dains’ genital areas, fecal matter in her mouth, and identified her hair next to a hole in a wall, as the trial of Dorain Bohn […]

Raise the age

September 9, 2018

A state plan to divert 16- and 17-year-old criminal defendants from the adult justice system takes effect in three weeks. Cortland County officials are still figuring out how to do it. The directive, which creates […]