Two area residents, nominated for 2011 Academy Awards, were disappointed when the results were announced on Sunday. Film maker Josh Fox is nominated for his documentary "Gasland," which gives his view of the Marcellus Shale development in Susquehanna County. Fox is a resident of Damascus Township,... Read More.
A former Hartwick College professor, Norma Hutman, died following an early morning fire in Oneonta. Firefighters were called to a home on Main Street just before 6 a.m. Saturday. Crews found heavy fire throughout the home on arrival, and had to tap an additional water... Read More.
The Apalachin Lions has announced that Gae Crosby was selected for Apalachin Club Woman of the Year. Gae’s recognition is the result of her activities within Tioga County and her focus has been the Special Olympics. Gae serves as the Special Olympics Group secretary and Training... Read More.
Victoria Cheng, 17, of Spencer New York, was found dead outside an off-campus residence at 12:40PM on Saturday. The Tompkins County Sheriff’s Department says there is no indication that foul play is involved. Cheng was found in the snow by a local resident near 380 Pennsylvania... Read More.
Norwich defeated the Owego girls basketball team 49 - 44 in a Class A semifinal game on Saturday. OFA led throughout, but with only 4 minutes remaining in the game Norwich went on a quick 8 - 0 run and took the lead 41 -... Read More.
Top seeded Maine-Endwell defeated Owego Free Academy in boys basketball 59 - 41 on Saturday. Owego led at the half 24 - 19, but Maine-Endwell turned it up a few notches in the second half. Jeff Burdick had 20 points and 12 rebounds for M-E. Mark Merritt... Read More.
The Tioga County Sheriff’s Office has issued a travel advisory for Tioga County effective immediately. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for our area lasting until the evening hours. Conditions will continue to deteriorate with gusty winds forecasted for later this afternoon. Area... Read More.
Area Agencies are investigating a fatal structure fire that occurred early this morning at a Town of Barton residence. The Waverly Barton Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 26 Blanket Street in the Town of Barton at about 4AM. Upon arrival, the Fire Department... Read More.
Erin Suggs, 38, of Chenango Forks was arrested by The Broome County Sheriff’s Office on felony drug possession charges following a vehicle stop in the Town of Dickinson on Thursday. Suggs was stopped for displaying an improper license plate on the vehicle she was driving. Upon... Read More.
Broome County Executive Barbara Fiala has delivered her seventh and final State of the County address. Fiala believes Broome County is on the rebound. Sales tax revenues for 2010 are up 1.5 percent after a six percent decrease the year before. And while unemployment is at 8.5... Read More.