On May 23, New York State Police conducted an Underage Drinking Initiative in Tioga County. Eleven retail establishments were checked and all were found to be in compliance and did not sell alcohol to an underage operative. The following establishments were checked: Dandy Mini Mart –... Read More.
We plan to have all businesses back to operating by June 26th. Never has it been more important than right now for the Southern Tier to “stay the course.” All non-essential businesses were shut-down as of March 20th; by April 26th... Read More.
Astronaut Douglas Hurley, of Apalachin and a 1984 graduate of Owego Free Academy, Tioga County, will make history Wednesday when he and Robert Behnken launch a new era of human spaceflight as American astronauts takeoff on an American rocket from American soil... Read More.
We had anticipated resuming publication of The Moonlighter following the Coronavirus crisis, but we have had to reassess our ability to continue. Many of our advertisers were negatively impacted, and some of the businesses... Read More.
Owego and Tioga County will remember Fallen Heroes on Memorial Day differently this year -- privately at home, on the Internet or live on Your Hometown Station WEBO. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, NO Memorial Day downtown parade or Service of Remembrance... Read More.
Update: At 10:10 a.m., State Route 17 eastbound has been reopened at exit 64 in Owego. An investigation into the crash continues. Original Release: New York State Police at Owego are on the scene of a truck rollover on State Route 17 at exit 64 in... Read More.
A tractor trailer rolled over on 17/86 Eastbound early Friday morning. All traffic is detoured starting at Exit 62 in Nichols with NYSDOT posted detour signs to take Route 17C to Owego.
Food Bank of the Southern Tier has planned a Community Food Distribution for Wednesday, May 13 from 10am to 1pm outside Owego Elementary School. You must be a... Read More.
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.
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.