COVID Alert PA app can notify Pennsylvania residents if they may have been exposed to COVID-19 without revealing their identity or location. Since the announcement, roughly 50,000 Pennsylvanians have downloaded the app. COVID Alert PA is a free, voluntary mobile app developed by the Pennsylvania... Read More.
Five states—Arizona, Minnesota, Nevada, Rhode Island, and Wyoming—have been added to New York State's COVID-19 travel advisory. No areas have been removed. The advisory requires individuals who have traveled to New York from areas... Read More.
Vestal Central School District continues to work with the Broome County Health Department as we have received notification of a second confirmed case of COVID-19 involving a student. In its contact-tracing investigation, the Broome County Health Department has not identified any student or staff exposure,... Read More.
National Centers for Disease Control has issued guidelines for Halloween to avoid the following high-risk activities to help prevent the spread of the virus that causes COVID-19: Participating in traditional trick-or-treating where treats are handed to children who go door to door Having trunk-or-treat... Read More.
The Mildred Faulkner Truman Foundation, based in Owego, has awarded Tompkins Cortland Community College a $15,000 grant to provide financial assistance to Tioga County residents during the 2020-21 academic year. The Mildred Faulkner Truman Foundation has been providing... Read More.
New York residents may fish for free on Saturday, September 26, which is National Hunting and Fishing Day, celebrated each year to promote outdoor activities like hunting, fishing, and target shooting. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation's (DEC's)
Tioga County Sheriff's Deputies made a 4-year old Town of Tioga boy very happy with a birthday gift. On Friday, September 11, the Tioga County Sheriff’s Office responded to a larceny call on Robin Way, in the Town of Tioga. It was determined that... Read More.
Enforcement agencies throughout New York state issued 3,262 tickets for impaired driving during the STOP-DWI "Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over" campaign from August 19 through September 7. During that time, officers also issued 116,292 tickets for other... Read More.
Tioga County Veterans’ Service Agency is hosting a 5K Ruck March entitled “For Them.” This Ruck March is designed to raise awareness about the issue of veteran suicide, to honor the memory of those we have lost to the "War Within" and to provide... Read More.
New York State Police at Whitney Point and a member from the Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Unit responded to a Whitney Point school bus that went off the roadway on Pendell Hill Road in Nanticoke this morning. An 8-year-old... Read More.