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Liverpool woman charged with DWI after car hits bridge, goes into pond

News from The Post-Standard - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 11:52am
Driver's blood alcohol level was twice the legal limit, police say. James T. Mulder | jmulder@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/jmulder/index.html

Griffo And Brindisi Secure Funding For Chenango Road Bridge

WIBX News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 11:33am

$250,000 in state funding will be used to stabilize the Chenango Road Bridge over the Sauquoit Creek between Utica and New Hartford.

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Today's obituaries: 'Fred' Fergerson was deputy mayor of North Syracuse

News from The Post-Standard - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 11:33am
A life resident of North Syracuse, he was a licensed funeral director and owner of Fergerson Funeral Home. Brenda Duncan | bduncan@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/brduncan/index.html

Trader Joe's Recalls Packaged Salads Over Contamination Fear

WIBX News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 11:14am

Trader Joe's says it has recalled several packaged salads after a supplier said there may be shards of glass or hard plastic inside.

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Buying Gift Cards? DiNapoli Says Read The Fine Print

WIBX News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 10:42am

If you're buying gift cards for the holidays, don't forget to read the fine print.

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See where memorial stickers to CNY 911 worker have traveled around the world

News from The Post-Standard - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 10:41am
When Onondaga County 911 worker Tom "Heady" Flemming died in February, friends, family and acquaintances began placing "Heady Fest" stickers in familiar and faraway places all over. See where they landed. Elizabeth Doran | edoran@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/edoran/index.html

Stickers travel the world keeping CNY 911 worker, father of 4's memory alive after his death

News from The Post-Standard - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 10:37am
More than 8,000 stickers have been passed out and placed all over the world, as well as in familiar locations. Elizabeth Doran | edoran@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/edoran/index.html

Former NY Teacher Sentenced For Sexually Explicit Texts

WIBX News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 10:15am

A former New York teacher is going to prison for sending sexually explicit text messages to a 12-year-old girl.

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Four Organizations Launch Online Pro Hospital Effort

WIBX News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 9:55am

Four community organizations are launching an online, social media effort to advance their support of Mohawk Valley Health System's downtown Utica hospital project.

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Deer hunter dies after falling from tree stand in Cayuga County

News from The Post-Standard - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 9:40am
Port Byron man fell 18 feet James T. Mulder | jmulder@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/jmulder/index.html

Thanksgiving 2017: Free turkeys for active military, vets, in Syracuse

News from The Post-Standard - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 9:38am
The turkeys are available from 3 to 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 20. Jacob Pucci | jpucci@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/jpucci/index.html

WATCH: On Georgia Dome's Final Day, Atlanta Bids Farewell With A Bam

NPR News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 9:10am

The stadium, which has been around since 1992 and played host to the 1996 Olympic Games, saw its final hours Monday morning. Watch the storied building come down in a planned implosion.

(Image credit: Mike Stewart/AP)

Dunkin' Donuts Employee Sprayed Co-Worker With Pepper Spray

WIBX News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 8:18am

Police in upstate New York say a Dunkin' Donuts employee used pepper spray on a co-worker following an argument.

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Top Stories: Charles Manson Dies; Kenya's Supreme Court Upholds Election

NPR News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 8:12am

Also: Zimbabwe's leader ignores a call to resign; an Argentine submarine is still missing; and actor Jeffrey Tambor may leave 'Transparent' over sexual harassment allegations.

'They can live again:' In My Father's Kitchen plans a home for sex trafficking victims

News from The Post-Standard - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 7:57am
In My Father's Kitchen, a Syracuse homeless outreach organization, is turning a donated home into a refuge for victims of human trafficking. Marnie Eisenstadt | meisenstadt@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/meisenst/index.html

Upstate NY gets first substantial lake effect snow of season: photos, videos

News from The Post-Standard - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 7:46am
Syracuse got at least 5 inches of snow. Glenn Coin | gcoin@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/gcoin/index.html

Jana Novotná, 'Acrobatic Athlete' Who Won 17 Grand Slams, Dies At 49

NPR News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 7:41am

The Czech star won the singles Wimbledon title, 16 doubles Grand Slams and three Olympic medals. The Women's Tennis Association said the Hall of Famer died Sunday "after a long battle with cancer."

(Image credit: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Keeler Show Notes for Monday, November 20th, 2017

WIBX News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 6:55am

Keeler Show Notes for Monday, November 20th, 2017

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US Probes Effectiveness Of VW Air Bag Wiring Recall

WIBX News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 6:18am

U.S. safety regulators are investigating complaints that a Volkswagen recall may not fix a wiring problem that can stop the front driver's air bag from inflating in a crash.

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Today's obituaries: Josiah Piron graduated from Baldwinsville's Baker High School

News from The Post-Standard - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 6:16am
32-year-old had earned his brown belt in karate and worked at ARC of Onondaga. Brenda Duncan | bduncan@syracuse.com http://connect.syracuse.com/user/brduncan/index.html