November Is National Diabetes Awareness Month

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month. According to the American Diabetes Association, one in eleven Americans has diabetes. Tioga County Public Health encourages you to make lifestyle changes to decrease your diabetes risk. Diabetes is the 7th leading cause of death in the United... Read More.

Reed and Tenney vote for AHCA

Saying the new legislation will fix the nation's health care system and provide relief to families, both of the Southern Tier's members of the House of Representatives voted in favor of the new American Health Care Act yesterday. Republicans Tom Reed and Claudia... Read More.
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Today is Election Day

Today is election day across the nation, and voter turnout is expected to be low. Some estimates suggest that only 30% of eligible voters will go to the polls today, which means every vote truly counts.... Read More.

Election Day is Tomorrow

November 3rd is election day. Voters are strongly encouraged to go out and cast their vote for state and local elected officials. Fred Akshar and Barbara Fiala are the two candidates running for the recently vacated 52nd... Read More.

Attorneys General Show Concern over Liquid Nicotine

Attorneys General from 33 different states, including New York and Pennsylvania have co-signed a letter to the Food and Drug Administration, urging the agency to be proactive in it's attempt to limit children's exposure to electronic... Read More.
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Perseid Meteor Shower Takes Place This Week

Tomorrow through Thursday of this week, the Perseid Meteor shower will be taking place. This intergalactic event got its name due to the fact that the meteoroids appear to originate from the constellation Perseus. The meteors enter Earth’s atmosphere, travelling over 133 thousand Miles... Read More.