According to various reports, we have been notified of a tractor trailer on fire on Southside Drive in Owego, NY. We are unsure what has caused the fire. Owego Police Department, Owego Fire, Owego EMS, and NYS DOT are on scene. As of 1:55... Read More.
James P. Yost Jr., 29, of Owego was arrested on Wednesday on an outstanding Bench Warrant for Petit Larceny, a class A Misdemeanor, issued by the Town of Horseheads Court on Aug 16. Yost was arraigned in the Town of Horseheads Court and remanded... Read More.
FROM WAVERLY POLICE DEPARTMENT: On Wednesday, October 23, Waverly police arrested CARL L. SIMPSON , age 54 , of Waverly, for two counts each of felony criminal drug sale (5th degree) and felony criminal drug possession (5th degree). SIMPSON was wanted on a recently... Read More.
LOURDES will hold a Women’s Health Fair on Saturday from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. in Center Court of the Oakdale Mall. Lourdes doctors and nurses will be available to answer questions and provide information on important topics. There will be tables with information on... Read More.
TIOGA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE HAS ISSUED THIS STATEMENT: On 10/24/19, the Tioga County Sheriff’s Office confirmed that 11-year-old Trinity G. Allen of Owego, has died as a result of injuries which she sustained in a motor vehicle accident which occurred on State Route 17... Read More.
Diane Palfreyman, the sister of Darlene Allen whose two children died in that unfathomable crash on Sunday night on Route 17, is "very weak" as she remains hospitalized at Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre, Pa. Palfreyman described her sister's condition in a post to... Read More.
Governor Cuomo has signed legislation increasing special accidental death benefits for spouses and children of police officers and firefighters killed in the line of duty. Specifically, the new law increases cost of living benefits by 3 percent for the deceased's spouse or the deceased's... Read More.
Early voting begins Saturday in Tioga County and throughout New York State. It continues until Sunday, November 3rd. The poll site for early voting will not be your usual poll site location. Tioga County will have one poll site open for Early Voting, which... Read More.
Robert Allen wrote this afternoon on GoFundMe that 11-year-old Trinity Allen has died following the serious wreck on Route 17 (near the Waverly-Sayre exit) on Sunday. (Her brother, Zachary Allen) died at the scene. Zachary... Read More.
October 23, 2019 Dear OA School Community, It is with great sadness that I write this letter to inform you about the unimaginable loss that one of our Owego Apalachin families has suffered. As a result of... Read More.