"Over the river and through the woods, To grandmother's house we go." Maybe not this year, not if more than 10 family and friends are coming, not if Gov. Andrew Cuomo has anything to say about. Under the current litany of COVID-19 restrictions imposed on... Read More.
Chemung County Sheriff’s Office has added a new officer to their ranks. K-9 Egon, a 18-month year old Malinois, replaces K-9 Eiger who retired earlier this month. Egon is certified by the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services as a Patrol,... Read More.
In response to numerous inquiries about whether the Chemung County Sheriff’s Office will enforce Gov. Andrew Cuomo's mandated 10-person limit at Thanksgiving gatherings in private residences, Sheriff William A. Schrum said the answer is... Read More.
The following statement was issued Monday by the New York State Sheriff's Association concerning the state mandate that limits people at Thanksgiving dinners: Recently, Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued an Executive Order which limits “non-essential private residential gatherings” to no more than 10 individuals. That... Read More.
With new modeling projecting 22,000 new COVID-19 cases per day in Pennsylvania in December, Gov. Tom Wolf announced new targeted mitigation measures Monday to help stop the spread during this critical time. These include a robust enforcement plan targeted at chronic violators along... Read More.
UPDATED (11/24/2020) -- Tioga Public Health has identified an additional site as a location where the general public could have been exposed to the COVID-19 virus. 11/17/2020: Sugar Maple Café in Owego from 1:00pm – 2:00pm 11/12/2020: Donoli’s Restaurant in Apalachin from 6:00pm –... Read More.
The Animal Care Sanctuary in Bradford County, Pa., has partnered with the Humane Society International in another globe-trotting rescue operation. Ten dogs are now safe at the Animal Care Sanctuary, along with over 160 others rescued from a dog meat farm located in South... Read More.
Almost three weeks after election day, the winner of the race for the 22nd Congressional District seat could be announced Monday. A judge in Oswego County has summoned each board of elections from the eight counties in the district to come to court Monday,... Read More.
Martha Sauerbrey, Chairwoman of the Tioga County Legislature announces the establishment of the Police Reform & Reinvention Collaborative as directed by Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order of June 12, 2020. This process will be structured according to the guidance provided in the New York State... Read More.
On Thursday, uniform officers of the Chemung County Sheriff’s Office and the New York State Police at Horseheads conducted another sweep in 'Operation Take Back the Streets' that targets high crime areas, including local hotels. As a result of that operation the following person was... Read More.