The towns of Owego and Barton were at the top of the list for new cases since December 10 in Tioga County. Owego is the county's most populous town; Barton includes the village of Waverly, which is a high-positivity cluster, as designated by New... Read More.
Residents of Tioga County who are eligible to receive vaccinations at this time are being notified and directed on how to be vaccinated. At this time, Tioga County does not have a confirmed date to receive vaccine; however, this could change based on directives... Read More.
Village of Waverly staff have been addressing rumors and inquiries that recycling can be dropped off at Village Hall due to the expiration of the Tioga County curbside recycling pick up, effective this Friday. This is not true. Do not bring recyclables to Village... Read More.
Tioga County Legislature Chairwoman Martha Sauerbrey reports community spread continues in every town/village in Tioga County, led by ongoing small social gatherings. "Everyone is encouraged to practice ongoing social distancing, wearing masks, and to stay home if you are sick or have symptoms," said... Read More.
On December 21st, Officers with Village of Owego Police Department initiated a traffic stop of a motorcycle for insufficient headlamps. During a traffic stop investigation, it was determined that the motorcycle had been reported stolen from the City of Binghamton. The operator was identified as... Read More.
On December 21st, 2020 the Village of Owego Police Department responded to a reported Domestic Incident. During the investigation it was determined that Thomas E. Brady III, 35, of Owego, attempted to drown the victim. Brady was arrested for Attempted Murder in the Second Degree,... Read More.
The Owego United Methodist Church on Main Street will be offering their annual - free - Christmas Day dinner. This will be a DRIVE THRU. Dinners are limited to 5 per car. Will be serving on Christmas day, Dec 25, from 12-2pm. Delivery is... Read More.
New York State Police from the Owego barracks responded throughout the night Wednesday and Thursday to calls related to the overnight nor'easter snowstorm. While on patrol, Zone Sgt. Jason Cawley contacted Tioga County 911... Read More.
Tioga County’s Vaccination Plan follows the New York State Department of Health and the Governor’s distribution priority list, which is broken down into multiple phases: Phase 1 – health care workers, long-term care facility workers and patients Phase 2 – first responders (fire, police,... Read More.
Shortly before 2am Monday, Owego firefighters responded to Upstate Shredding Weitsman Recycling on East Main Street in Owego. Firefigters found large flames, that could be seen for miles, coming from a pile of roughly 150 vehicles awaiting processing into scrap. Owego called for mutual... Read More.