This year, some kids will collect more than candy on Halloween. They’ll help Give the Gift of Sight by gathering used eyeglasses while they trick-or-treat in our community. Apalachin Lions along with Apalachin Elementary School will be collecting glasses from October 24th through October... Read More.
NEWS RELEASE FROM MAYOR MICHAEL BARATTA: The Village of Owego has contracted with OnSolve to license its CodeRED high-speed notification solution. The CodeRED system provides village officials the ability to quickly deliver messages to targeted areas or the entire village. Michael Baratta - Mayor,... Read More.
The Owego Police Benevolent Association (PBA), in conjunction with the Owego Police Department, has scheduled a ceremony for its fallen Officers on Sunday, October 13. This year marks the 150th Anniversary of Officer Isaac Wiltsie... Read More.
The Tioga County Office of Emergency Services has arranged for the NYS Homeland Security and Emergency Services Emergency Management Office to present a 12-hour training course. The LOCAL VOLUNTEER AND DONATION MANAGEMENT course will be held on Thursday, October 17 from 8:00 AM to... Read More.
Tioga County Economic Development and Planning is pleased to welcome its newest staff member, Megan Griffiths. She started in early September and will be specializing in Agricultural Economic Development, a position that she feels connects to her grandfather’s long career in agriculture. LeeAnn Tinney is... Read More.
On August 27, at approximately 10:05 a.m., New York State Police at Owego arrested Michael T. Cole, age 42 of Apalachin, for the misdemeanors of Menacing in the second degree, Criminal Obstruction of Breathing,and Endangering the Welfare of a Child. Troopers were dispatched to... Read More.
Tioga County Sheriff's Office recently arrested these pepple: Brooks R. York, age 38, of 56 George St., Owego, was arresred o 9/5/2019 at 3:27 AM for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree. This charge resulted from an investigation of a... Read More.
According to scanner reports, at approximately 4:40pm Campville Fire was dispatched to a 2 car Motor Vehicle Accident with reported injuries West of Lockheed Martin near the overpass. Expect delays in that area as both cars are in the roadway. We will continue to... Read More.
According to scanner reports, a vehicle was traveling on Rt. 17C in Owego 1 mile East of Tioga Gardens and crashed into a residence, address is believed to be in the area of 2931 Rt. 17C in Owego. Multiple agencies have been dispatched to... Read More.
The winner of the closing night feature Saturday at Tioga Downs was Miss Flora (Corey Braden), who won the $11,000 open trot. Beguin Dugoutier F (FernPaquet Jr.) was first to the first quarter in :27.2. Prarie Fortune (Jim Meittinis) took over and led to... Read More.