Pet Blamed for Mobile Home Fire

The cause of a mobile home fire in the Pride Manor Mobile Home Park in Conklin has been determined by Broome County fire investigators. The Thursday morning fire is believed to have been caused when a pet dog turned on the stove after jumping on... Read More.

School Closings & Delays: Thursday (2/22/18)

Athens School District: 2 Hour Delay Binghamton School District: Closed Today Broome County Catholic Schools: Closed Today Broome-Tioga BOCES: Closed Today Candor School District: Closed Today Canton School District: 2 Hour Delay Central Baptist Christian Academy: Closed Today Chenango Forks School District: Closed Today Chenango Valley School District: Closed Today Deposit... Read More.

Canadian Driver Arrested for Suspended License

A Canadian driver has been arrested following a traffic stop on Conklin Road in the town of Conklin. A computer check of his Ontario license showed that he has had it suspended 12 times in New York on 11 different dates. 59-year-old Anthony D.... Read More.

Conklin Home Destroyed by Fire

A home on Ketchum Road in Conklin was totally destroyed by fire Saturday evening. The fire was caused by a bucket of ashes put in a combustible container. The ashes were on the back porch and the fire quickly spread from the porch to... Read More.

Conklin Man Sentenced in Child Sex Case

A Conklin man has been sentenced to ten years in prison and 20 years of parole for engaging in sexual conduct with a child under thirteen. 27-year-old Tarell Coleman entered a guilty plea in June. Coleman was arrested last May.

Preston fined $1,000, no jail time in plea deal

Former Broome County Executive Debbie Preston has accepted a plea deal in connection with using a town credit card for personal use. Preston was supposed to be arraigned on three counts of official misconduct yesterday, but instead pleaded guilty to one of those... Read More.

Details released after boy drowns in Conklin

More details have been released concerning how 7-year-old Connor Brown fell into the Susquehanna River near Conklin and drowned on Sunday night. The Broome County Sheriff's Office says Connor was playing outside his family's home with his 8-year-old brother when he... Read More.