Sayre, Pa. –St. Patrick's Day 1999, Tioga County resident Floyd "Vic" Hooker won $45 million in the New York State Lottery, which according to lottery officials at that time was one of the biggest prizes awarded in state history. After his death in 2007, Floyd... Read More.
On 06/22/22, about 7:16 AM, Village of Owego Police were dispatched to Front St. at Church St. on the Riverwalk to Aid Owego EMS for a male that fell on the river rocks into the river. While en-route, Tioga County Sheriff’s Office dispatch advised... Read More.
(Town of Tioga, NY) - Tioga County Sheriff’s Office is conducting a death investigation of Laurie Hawthorne, age 62, at 184 Campbell Hill Road, in the Town of Tioga. The investigation is concentrated between the dates of June 1, 2022, and June 19, 2022. Anyone... Read More.
From the Broome County Health Department: BINGHAMTON, N.Y. -- The Broome County Health Department is seeking public feedback on its 2022 Community Health Survey. The Broome County Health Department conducts periodic updates to its community health assessment which reflects the use of primary and secondary... Read More.
In late June 1972, Hurricane Agnes caused some of the most devastating flooding the Southern Tier of New York and the Northern Tier of Pennsylvania ever. Agnes formed over Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula on June 14, became a tropical storm in the Caribbean Sea on... Read More.
On June 15, 2022, New York State Police at Owego arrested Candy E. Barklow, age 63 of Apalachin, NY, for the class “C” felony of Aggravated Vehicular Assault. On June 6, 2022, at approximately 9:53 p.m., state troopers were dispatched to a report of a vehicle... Read More.
On June 12, 2022, the New York State Police Community Stabilization Team (CSU) and Troopers arrested six different individuals on illegal weapons charges. All six men were found to be in possession of illegal guns and illegal magazines that are not compliant with the... Read More.
(Lockwood, N.Y.) - The Another Door Opens Church and Community Center in Lockwood is hosting a grand opening celebration next month. The facility, the newest arm of the Tioga County Open Door Mission, is located in the former Lockwood United Methodist Church. Activities will... Read More.
(Harrisburg, Pa.) – The state House approved Monday a series of bills that would streamline permitting requirements and empower local governments to better maintain their creeks and streams to protect against costly flooding. The measures now go to the Senate for consideration. Rep.... Read More.
The Town of Nichols in Tioga County has been named one of four communities to take part in New York State’s ConnectALL program, an initiative aimed at bringing affordable broadband internet access to rural communities across the state. The ConnectALL program will work to... Read More.