The blood drive on Thursday at the Owego Elks Lodge has about 30 appointments toward its goal of 45 donations. American Red Cross is urging donors who are feeling healthy to donate blood to maintain the supply for patients who rely... Read More.
Balancing economic benefits and public health risks, Governor Tom Wolf has announced the reopening of 24 counties in the northwest and north-central regions of the... Read More.
Broome County Executive Jason Garnar announced Friday that he is not renewing the ‘no unnecessary travel’ emergency order signed in March regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. All emergency orders are renewed every five days and as the State begins to move toward regional reopening the team at... Read More.
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.
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.
After watching Tioga County’s daily report of confirmed cases soar upward in the past 10 days - from 25 on April 14 to 89 on Friday - we now know why. A COVID-19 outbreak at Elderwood Nursing Home in Waverly has... Read More.
In the late hours of Wednesday, the Binghamton Police Patrol Division was investigating a suspicious person / activity in the Water Street area of downtown. As part of this investigation, Officers were checking businesses to make sure the COVID-19 curfew regulations were being enforced... Read More.