17-year-old Kyle Davis was struck and killed by a Norfolk Southern train Wednesday afternoon according to Owego Police. It happened in the area of South Depot Street and State Street at about 2:55 PM in the Village of Owego. Davis was reportedly walking eastbound... Read More.
A state appellate court has ordered a new trial for a man convicted in Tioga County court of three counts of rape and child endangerment. In 2016, now 48-year-old Brian Smith of Tioga was sentenced to nine years in state prison-even though he was... Read More.
A Conklin man is facing a felony grand larceny charge. The case involves 39-year-old James Underhill. Troopers said they began their investigation February 28 when a complainant told investigators that Underhill allegedly cashed two checks totaling over 21-thousand dollars that were supposed to be... Read More.
From the Broome County District Attorney…31-year-old Johnnah Degraw pleaded guilty to heroin possession, from a case in November 2018. Degraw will be sentenced to 12 years in prison and five years’ parole. According to the plea, Degraw possessed 39 ounces of heroin in the... Read More.
Local Congressman Anthony Brindisi and Pennsylvania Congressman John Joyce on Thursday introduced bipartisan legislation to help Upstate New York dairy farmers hire the workforce they need to run their farms and dairy operations efficiently. It’s called the Dairy and Sheep H-2A Visa Enhancement Act.... Read More.
Law enforcement agencies from Elmira to Owego to Binghamton and beyond plan to participate in a special enforcement effort to crackdown on impaired driving…its part of the St. Patrick’s weekend impaired driving crackdown. It begins today and runs until Monday. County Sheriff’s and municipal... Read More.
Here is a traffic alert from the Johnson City Department of Public Works - Weather permitting, tomorrow…Baldwin Street between Main Street and Corliss Avenue will be closed to through traffic from 7-4 in order to facilitate the placement of roof mounted steam pipes for... Read More.
In case you missed the story from earlier this week…beginning Sarurday and continuing until May 14th…there will be a ban on outside burning in New York State. It’s an annual ritual to reduce wildfires. Historically, open burning of debris is the largest single cause... Read More.
A Binghamton man has been charged with felony burglary. State police leveled that charge this week against 36-year-old Charles Galusha. The crime allegedly occurred November 1st in Colesville. Galusha is due in court to answer the complaint.
Tioga County deputy sheriff’s report the arrest of 55-year-old Todd Farthing of 33 Whig Street in Newark Valley. He was charged with Criminal Mischief 4th, Unlawful Imprisonment 2nd, and Harassment 2nd. Farthing was arraigned in Owego town court and was remanded to the Tioga... Read More.