Sen. Fred Akshar released his latest Community Voice Survey, asking constituents for input on state government’s next steps in dealing with the coronavirus pandemic, as leaders at the local, state and federal level begin looking toward reopening businesses and schools and restarting the economy. The survey... Read More.
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced elective outpatient treatments can resume in counties and hospitals without significant risk of COVID-19 surge in the near term. Hospitals will be able to resume performing elective outpatient treatments on April 28, 2020 if the... Read More.
Governor Cuomo: "Testing is the best way to inform and educate yourself as you go through the reopening process so you can watch not just hospitalizations ... but also testing so you can look at the infection rate across... Read More.
On Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 3:25 am, Brooke County Sheriff's Deputy Daniel Dunham responded to the Motel 6 located at 1012 Upper Front St. for a report of a disturbance in one of the rooms there. Upon arrival, guests in the hotel and... Read More.
On April 15, 2020 at approximately 4:29 a.m., New York State Police at Endwell arrested Christian R. Wilson, age 23 of Binghamton, NY for the felony of Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the fourth degree. Troopers were dispatched to the report of a vehicle left... Read More.
Home Central has volunteered to be a mask donation center for Tioga County. Anyone who has homemade masks and wants to donate them to others can bring them to Hme Central stores in Candor (309 Owego Road) and Owego (151 Central Ave.) during regular... Read More.
Small Businesses in Tioga County that have been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic can now apply for emergency loans through the County’s COVID-19 Emergency Relief program. The Tioga County Legislature created a $475,000 fund to provide zero percent (0%) interest, 180-day emergency loans... Read More.
Sen. Fred Akshar has recognized 5th grader Jewel Belokur from Apalachin Elementary School as one of Akshar's All-Stars. You can watch the video here. Apalachin Elementary student Jewel Belokur was recognized for her emphatic and helpful nature in both social and academic settings, always being... Read More.
Broome County Health Department has announced that it has learned an employee of Walmart, located at 2405 Vestal Pkwy E, Vestal, NY 13850, has tested positive for COVID-19. The Broome County Health Department received the positive test result Saturday, April 18th. If you were in the... Read More.
This news release was submitted by Tioga County Public Health: Tioga County Public Health is continuing to work 7 days/week to serve our community and to monitor positive cases, and those who are in quarantine or isolation. Over the past week, we have seen the... Read More.