Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has signed legislation requiring all passengers in motor vehicles over the age of 16 to wear a seat belt. Currently, passengers aged 16 and older are only required to wear a seat belt in... Read More.
"Brindisi-Tenney: The Rematch" for Congress could be one of the most contentious contests for any office in the upcoming November election in the Southern Tier and Mohawk Valley. Just weeks after the June primary, when Claudia Tenney won the GOP nomination run for a second... Read More.
At least twice a year, the Tioga County Board of Elections conducts elections for the voters to elect representatives in local, state and federal governments. The board needs at least 164 Election Day workers spread evenly between Democrats and Republicans at polling sites across... Read More.
The first day of school for students in the Owego Apalachin Central School District (OACSD) will be Monday, September 14. The OACSD Board of Education (BOE) approved the calendar changes during the BOE meeting Monday, August 10. Watch the meeting on YouTube here:
Members of the New York State Police in Troop C arrested 37 people in the month of July for driving while intoxicated or impaired by drugs, including five felony arrests. On July 8, 2020 at approximately 4:41 p.m., New York State... Read More.
Richard E. Millard, 50, of Vestal, pleaded guilty Monday in Broome County Court to second-degree Arson, a Class B felony, for setting a fire February 13 that damaged Home Central at 199 Stage Road, in Vestal. At the time, Miller was an employee at... Read More.
New York State Police in Owego need the public’s assistance in locating an elderly driver who was traveling the wrong way on State Route 17 in the Nichols area on Saturday and caused a serious crash. A driver of a vehicle that was traveling... Read More.
7-Eleven, the world’s largest convenience store, agreed to buy all Speedway convenience and gas stations from Marathon Petroleum Corp. for $21 billion in a cash transaction expected to closes in the first quarter of 2021. Two current Speedway stores in Tioga County and one in western... Read More.
At approximately 12:20 a.m. Friday, New York State Police at Binghamton responded to a report of a shooting at 1205 Conklin Road in the town of Conklin. Troopers immediately located two female victims in the parking lot and rendered aid until members from Broome... Read More.
Earlier today, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that based on each region's infection rate, schools across the state are permitted to open this fall. Every region's infection rate is below the threshold necessary by the State's standards to open schools. The Department... Read More.