The Owego girls’ basketball team gave unbeaten Oneonta all they could handle before falling to the Yellowjackets 60-54 Tuesday night. Erin Wolstenholme scored a game-high 22 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for Oneonta, the top-ranked team in the state. Lexi Hilliker and Brittany Rando each scored... Read More.
The Broome County STOP-DWI program has a new coordinator. County Executive Barbara Fiala announced Monday that Chris Marion has been hired as the program’s new coordinator, replacing the retired Jim May. Marion last served as a legislative assistant to the Broome County Legislature. He also currently... Read More.
Waverly Police are investigating what they are calling a suspicious fire at a used car dealership over the weekend. The fire damaged 16 cars at World Class Auto on Route 17C in the village. Police say the flames broke out just before 3am Sunday. No one... Read More.
The American Red Cross will hold their annual Communities that Care Blood Drive in Owego Wednesday. The drive will be held from 11:30am to 6:30pm at the Owego Treadway Inn. It is sponsored by News Radio, WEBO. The Red Cross is aiming for 125 donations this... Read More.
Congressman Maurice Hinchey will be in Owego Tuesday to announce two new contracts for Lockheed Martin. The U.S. Navy contracts will call for the company to develop new technology for the H-60 helicopter program. Hinchey’s office says they should help Lockheed Martin sustain jobs at... Read More.
One person was killed in a small plane crash in Yates County, NY Wednesday night. The sheriff’s office says the plane was reported down in the Town of Barrington around 8pm. The small town near Keuka Lake is about an hour and a half away... Read More.
Two Owego women are facing charges after police say they broke into a local business and stole $3,000 in cash. On Nov. 20, Owego Police say 22-year-old Samantha Vanderkarr and 18-year-old Victoria Middleton allegedly entered the Mello-Dears Hall on Central Ave. and stole the money... Read More.
Senior Brittany Rando scored a game-high 16 points to lead Owego to a 45-30 girls’ basketball victory at Susquehanna Valley Wednesday night. The Indians will play in the Waverly Christmas Tournament next week. In other games from Wednesday… Sophomore Katherine Vienneau scored 15 points and grabbed eight... Read More.
New York State Troopers had to use a taser to subdue a suicidal Tioga County man on Tuesday. Troopers Jeremiah Allen and Lucas Anthony were called to assist EMS with a 60-year-old Nichols man who was threatening to commit suicide with a hunting knife. After... Read More.
Stephen Yanchus scored a career-high 35 points to lead the Owego boys’ basketball team to a 75-65 win over Susquehanna Valley Tuesday night. Only five players scored for Owego, including 13 each from Mark Merritt and Matt Warchocki along with 11 from Robbie Black. Brendon Normile... Read More.