Congratulations to Kylie Holochak, Tioga County Public Health’s Team Member of the First Quarter of 2020. Kylie is the Senior Public Health Educator and Public Information Officer for the department. Kylie’s recognition is well deserved, as she serves on multiple grants and programs. Kylie has... Read More.
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has announced in-person outdoor, socially-distanced graduations with up to 150 people will be allowed beginning Friday, June 26 -- subject to any outbreaks or significant changes in the metrics. "In terms of reopening, we have been... Read More.
Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Northern Tioga Chamber of Commerce has cancelled the Newark Valley Summerfest this year. However, we would still like to put on a fireworks show on July 25th at dusk, but because of the coronavirus we have... Read More.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo announces statewide landmarks to be lit Blue and Gold and project "New York Tough" in the honor of New Yorkers' work to flatten the curve of the COVID-19 virus. Here pictured above is the Corning Tower in... Read More.
Owego Free Academy is proud to announce the valedictorian and salutatorian for the Class of 2020. Robyn Beyer has earned the distinction of valedictorian. Robyn will be attending Le Moyne College to study nursing. Leah Watson is the salutatorian. Leah will be attending... Read More.
New York State Police are warning residents of a phone scam that has targeted several elderly residents in Broome County. Cases have been reported to New York State Police in both Fenton and Windsor. Victims have lost thousands of dollars in a scam that preys... Read More.
New York State Police are investigating an incident in the town of Union that resulted in the death of a 33-year-old male. The identity of the male is being withheld pending notification of next of kin. The investigation has revealed that after a dispute, a... Read More.
Tioga Downs will begin it's 15th season of live harness racing with a 12 race card without fans on Sunday, June 7, with a post time of 4:00 p.m. The five-eighths mile track from Nichols, NY will race on Sundays and Mondays at 4... Read More.
With early school closures and economic hardship facing many families due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the needs of our communities have never been greater and feeding our families has never been more important.
Tioga County Legislative Chairwoman Martha Sauerbrey has reported Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced today that outdoor dining at restaurants will be permitted in phase two of re-opening. Restaurants in the seven regions that have already entered Phase 2 are: Southern Tier (Tioga, Broome, Chemung, Chenango, Delaware, Schuyler,... Read More.