Republican Tioga County Sheriff Gary Howard held off Libertarian challenger Joseph Breitwieser. Tioga County Clerk Andrea Klett ran unopposed. Ryan Kline and Bob Williams ran unopposed for Tioga County Coroner positions. In Barton, Town Clerk Arrah Richards ran unopposed. For Barton Town Council.... voters chose Republicans John... Read More.
NYSEG is preparing for high winds and rain associated with incoming storms expected to hit the service area Thursday evening through Friday. As a result of the storm, customers may experience service disruptions. The... Read More.
Johnson City police has charged a man with felony criminal contempt and several other counts. 23-year-old Javon Jones was charged with two counts of child endangerment, criminal mischief, unlawful imprisonment and harassment…in addition to the felony crime. Police said they were called to a residence... Read More.
The family of New York State Department of Transportation (DOT) worker Dennis “Matt” Howe today joined State Senator Fred Akshar, DOT Commissioner Marie Therese Dominguez, and other area officials at a ceremony to officially designate the “Dennis ‘Matt’ Howe Memorial Highway.” Akshar and... Read More.
Vestal school district has responded to alleged criminal activity involving the district’s website. Superintendent Jeffrey Ahearn issued a statement Monday afternoon, saying he has become aware of a Facebook post that shows inappropriate and false text purportedly on the school’s website. The post, which he... Read More.
Tioga County Public Health reminds parents that effective Friday, November 1, New York State Law will require all children under the age of two to remain in a rear-facing car seat. Previously, the law only required them to remain rear-facing until their first birthday. Motor vehicle... Read More.
A community vigil will be held on Saturday for Zachary and Trinity Allen. The young children died Sunday from injuries sustained in a vehicle crash on Route 17. The vigil will be held at the Owego Elementary School and will run Saturday from 6-7:30... Read More.
Owego Police Department continues to alert the public and businesses that currently there are fraudulent $100.00 bills being passed. The bills are older style and will pass the "pen" test. Police suggest that you thoroughly examine the $100 bills when you accept them. If... Read More.
Pennsylvania state Rep. Tina Pickett, whose district includes district includes Bradford, Sullivan and Susquehanna counties, is encouraging members of the community to attend a ceremony she is hosting on Friday to designate a section of U.S. Route 220 along the Sullivan/Bradford County line as... Read More.
According to various reports, we have been notified of a tractor trailer on fire on Southside Drive in Owego, NY. We are unsure what has caused the fire. Owego Police Department, Owego Fire, Owego EMS, and NYS DOT are on scene. As of 1:55... Read More.