The flooding this week has heavily impacted places around the community like the Open Door Mission. The Mission took in some ground water that damaged the shelter and the pantry area. They have been closed since yesterday. Donna Jantz from the Open Door Mission... Read More.
Senator Tom Libous announced the winners of The Student Community Service Awards which is a program sponsored by Senator Libous, Broome-Tioga BOCES and WBNG-TV. Students receive a $1,000 scholarship based on their volunteer service to the local community rather than academic performance. Senator Libous... Read More.
With Tioga County, NY under a Flood Watch for most of Thursday, the Tioga Flood Mitigation Group would like to remind area residents to review their family emergency plans and information about what to do before, during and after a flood. An informational brochure... Read More.
Several of the leaders from Tioga County had a briefing at noon on Thursday regarding the rain and the flooding that has been hitting the area extremely hard in the last few days. Tioga County Sheriff Gary Howard says that there was good news... Read More.
The Flood Warning continues for the Susquehanna River at Vestal. At 12:00 PM Thursday the stage was 21.3 feet. Flood stage is 18.0 feet. Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast. Forecast: the river will continue rising to near 22.5 feet by this... Read More.
From OASD: As a precautionary measure, Owego Apalachin schools will dismiss early today (Thursday, April 28) due to expected flooding in and around the OA community. Dismissal times are as follows: * Owego Apalachin Middle School will dismiss at 12:50 p.m. * Owego Free Academy will dismiss... Read More.
The Open Door Mission’s Food Pantry, The Outreach Program and Shelter are closed; they are flooded and closed for at least a few days. The Thrift store is closed today as well.
The Tioga County Sheriff's Office has reported that the following roads have been affected by flooding. They may be completely closed, partially blocked, or otherwise affected. Specific details are not available and may become inaccurate as road crews complete individual repairs. Use caution when... Read More.
The severe weather and flooding affected travel in the area this morning and closed several roads. Tioga County Sheriff Gary Howard stopped by on the WEBO Morning Show this morning and read a list of early morning road closures. To hear the Sheriff's list... Read More.