New York State Rifle and Pistol Association has announced the endorsement of three candidates for State Supreme Court in the Sixth Judicial District, including Judge Chris Baker, Oliver Blaise and Mark Masler. The Sixth Judicial District includes ten counties in the Southern Tier, including... Read More.
The Tioga County legislature meets Tuesday at noon. Lawmakers will set the date for a public hearing on the 2020 budget. The Legislature will also appoint a member to the Tioga County Local Development Corporation and the board of Ethics. According to the meeting agenda,... Read More.
Starting Monday, October 14, 2019, NY 17 East will be reduced to one lane between Exit 71 (Airport Rd.) and Exit 4A (Binghamton/Port Dickinson) for pavement marking operations. This work will take place between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. and is weather dependent. Please... Read More.
Owego Police Department is attempting to identify the person in this picture. Anyone with any information please contact OPD at 607-687-2234.
Daniel T. Butash was sentenced Friday morning to two and one-third to seven years in prison for Aggravated Vehicular Assault, and second-degree Assault, motor vehicle crash Feb. 1 crash in the Town of Vestal, which resulted in serious physical injury to Broome County Sheriff’s... Read More.
Owego Police Department is issuing the following special notice: What: No Parking Where: North Avenue between Main and Fox streets When: Monday, October 14; Tuesday, October 15; and Wednesday, October 16 from 8:00 am until 3:00 pm Why: DOT Road work Consequence: Any... Read More.
Tioga Arts Council’s 7th Annual Member Exhibition opened during Owego First Friday, October 4. This exhibition features work from 28 artists, who live and work in Tioga County and beyond. Of the submissions, 19 are two-dimensional paintings -- ranging from oil to pastel to... Read More.
Village of Owego Mayor Mike Baratta III has been chosen again this year to participate in the Southern Tier’s Real Men Wear Pink Campaign. The Mayor says he will be wearing pink all around town. Baratta says breast cancer affects everyone - it doesn't... Read More.
The Mildred Faulkner Truman Foundation of Owego, has awarded a $15,000 grant to provide scholarship assistance to Tioga County students attending Binghamton University in the current academic year. Eligibility for this funding is based... Read More.
Broome County District Attorney Steve Cornwell released drug overdose death data Tuesday for the third quarter of 2019. Nine deaths have been confirmed. Third quarter overdose deaths by year: • 2019: 9 • 2018: 9 • 2017: 13 • 2016: 24 Historically the summer months see the highest number... Read More.