"Over the river and through the woods, To grandmother's house we go." Maybe not this year, not if more than 10 family and friends are coming, not if Gov. Andrew Cuomo has anything to say about. Under the current litany of COVID-19 restrictions imposed on... Read More.
The following statement was issued Monday by the New York State Sheriff's Association concerning the state mandate that limits people at Thanksgiving dinners: Recently, Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued an Executive Order which limits “non-essential private residential gatherings” to no more than 10 individuals. That... Read More.
UPDATED (11/24/2020) -- Tioga Public Health has identified an additional site as a location where the general public could have been exposed to the COVID-19 virus. 11/17/2020: Sugar Maple Café in Owego from 1:00pm – 2:00pm 11/12/2020: Donoli’s Restaurant in Apalachin from 6:00pm –... Read More.
Almost three weeks after election day, the winner of the race for the 22nd Congressional District seat could be announced Monday. A judge in Oswego County has summoned each board of elections from the eight counties in the district to come to court Monday,... Read More.
Martha Sauerbrey, Chairwoman of the Tioga County Legislature announces the establishment of the Police Reform & Reinvention Collaborative as directed by Governor Cuomo’s Executive Order of June 12, 2020. This process will be structured according to the guidance provided in the New York State... Read More.
On Thursday, uniform officers of the Chemung County Sheriff’s Office and the New York State Police at Horseheads conducted another sweep in 'Operation Take Back the Streets' that targets high crime areas, including local hotels. As a result of that operation the following person was... Read More.
A year ago this month, construction was completed on the Diahoga Trail in Sayre and Athens boroughs. The trail was a project initiated and led by Futurescapes, a local non-profit organization, after the flood of 2011. The... Read More.
Melissa Watkins, 4-H Resource Educator with Cornell Cooperative Extension Tioga County, has concluded a successful year as the President of the New York State Association of Cornell Cooperative Extension 4-H Educators after being elected to serve in the position for the year 2020. NYSACCE4-HE... Read More.
On Tuesday, November 17, New York State Police, the Tioga County Sheriff’s Department and the Village of Waverly Police Department conducted an Occupant Safety Checkpoint on Chemung Street in the Village of Waverly. Members of law enforcement were looking for people not wearing seatbelts. Police... Read More.
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced updated COVID-19 micro-cluster focus zone designations on Wednesday. Based on data metrics, the existing Yellow Zone in Broome County will be removed, said Cuomo. Changes to the zone will be effective Friday for business restrictions and Monday for school... Read More.