Jordan Smoke, of the Akwesasne Indian Reservation, was arrested by New York State Police on Saturday. The 19 year old entered a Candor home at about 4AM. He was naked from the waist down. The homeowner's son was able to detain the man until police arrived. Smoke appeared... Read More.
The New York State Police are investigating the robbery of a good Samaritan on Route 88 Saturday. A tractor trailer driver, traveling eastbound on Interstate 88 between Exits 9 and 10, stopped to help two men who flagged him down. Once stopped, one of the men... Read More.
Twelve high schools from Broome, Tioga, Chemung, and Delaware counties competed in the Science Olympiad Saturday at Binghamton University. Hundreds of students participated. The teams competed in areas of chemistry, physics, biology, and also several more specialized areas such as protein modeling, optics, and magnetics. The Vestal... Read More.
A mobile home caught fire in Tioga Center on Saturday afternoon. The home on Route 17c was destroyed. No injuries were reported.
The New York State Department of Transportation will begin removal of the abandoned railroad bridge on Vestal Road in Vestal beginning February 14th. This railroad bridge is currently limiting truck traffic. The removal of this bridge will help relieve congestion during the summer months when... Read More.
The Broome County Sheriffs Office has arrested Brian Keefer, 25, of Newark Valley He is accused of making a false report involving his vehicle being stolen. On February 3rd Keefer’s vehicle was discovered burning on Kay Road in the Town of Maine. Upon being contacted Keefer advised... Read More.
Maksim Gelman, 23, was arrested by New York City Police after a 28 hour rampage that started in Brooklyn and ended in Times Square, leaving four dead.. Gelman, a graffiti artist, asked to borrow his mother's Lexus Thursday morning. When she refused a fight started. In... Read More.
Syracuse was down 20 points in the second half and came all the way back to tie. But, free throws in the final seconds sealed the fate of the Orange. Syracuse lost 71 - 69 in the game at Louisville. Syracuse has now lost 6 of... Read More.
Fire investigators have determined the cause of the fire that destroyed a home at 399 Dugan Road in Owego. The fire began in a pellet stove and quickly spread from there. The home was fully engulfed when firefighters arrived.
The outcome was really never in doubt. The Owego boys basketball team jumped to an early lead and just overpowered Southside in a STAC crossover game. OFA won 71 - 31. Mark Merritt led the scoring for Owego with 17; Stephen Yanchus had 12. Owego now has 8... Read More.