A resident at River View Manor in Owego recently celebrated her 100th birthday. Doris Willett was born on April 24, 1920. Ms. Willett has a son and... Read More.
Tioga County Public Health officials reported today the deaths of four more people at Elderwood nursing home in Waverly, increasing the total deaths to 10 since the outbreak was first reported on April 26. By policy, Tioga public health does not release any information... Read More.
PGA TOUR Champions and the DICK’S Sporting Goods Open announced today that due to the severity of the ongoing health crisis related to COVID-19 in New York state, the 2020 event, originally scheduled for... Read More.
Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced 35 counties have been approved to resume elective outpatient treatments. The Governor previously announced that the state will allow elective outpatient treatments to resume in counties and hospitals without... Read More.
CDC Guidelines: Based on CDC recommendations, once a region experiences a 14-day decline in the hospitalization rate they may begin a phased re-opening. Industries: Businesses in each region will re-open in phases. Phase one will include opening... Read More.
Broome County has received reports of increased non-fatal overdoses over the last few days. The Broome Opioid Awareness Council (BOAC) wants to remind the community about the virtual Narcan trainings that are being offered throughout the county. The Addiction Center of Broome County (ACBC), Helio... Read More.
The members of the Athens, Sayre and Waverly Rotary Clubs recently met for battle on the lanes of the Valley Bowling Center in Waverly to vie for their cherished trophy: The Shoe. The trophy has been in the possession of the Athens... Read More.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced the state is opening five new drive-through testing facilities in Broome, Monroe, Erie, Niagara and Oneida counties. On Saturday, the state expanded diagnostic testing criteria to include all first responders, healthcare workers and essential employees even... Read More.
U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand called Tuesday on Congress to strengthen the United States Postal Service, re-establish postal banking to provide financial security to millions of Americans and reinvigorate voting rights. In a New York Times op-ed on Sunday, Gillibrand argued legislation, like her
Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo outlined a phased plan Sunday to re-open New York and re-imagine a new normal for the state starting with construction and manufacturing. The plan will be implemented in phases and will be based on regional... Read More.