(Albany, NY) - Gov. Kathy Hochul announced Wednesday that the statewide indoor business mask-or-vaccine requirement will be lifted starting Thursday, February, 10, and will remain optional for businesses, local governments and counties to enforce. This mandate was implemented on December 10 as statewide cases... Read More.
(Owego, NY) - New York State Department of Transportation Commissioner Marie Therese Dominguez has christened "Howe’s Plow" as the winner of DOT's first "Name a Plow" contest, which has held at last summer's New York State Fair. The winning name is a tribute to... Read More.
(Elmira, NY) - Chemung County Sheriff’s Office has received inquiries regarding text messages that the public is receiving claiming the “Chemung County Sheriff’s Office shirt $10 OFF ready to order now https://rebrand.ly/chemungcso” Chemung County Sheriff William Schrom reminds residents that his office is not involved... Read More.
New York State Troopers in Troop C responded to 95 traffic related incidents during the winter storm that hit the Southern Tier between February 3 and February 5. Troopers responded to 31 disabled vehicle (no damage, no injuries) 61 property damage crashes (no injuries reported) ... Read More.
(Athens, PA) - A Safe Schools Targeted Grant of $65,790 has been awarded to the Athens Area School District for a school resource officer, according to state House Rep. Tina Pickett, whose district includes Bradford County. These grants aim to assist schools in reducing unnecessary... Read More.
(Owego, NY) - Broome County Sheriff’s Office is currently looking for William M. Hall, who is known to frequent the North Avenue area of Owego, wanted on an outstanding warrant. Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Hall should contact the Broome County... Read More.
(Albany, NY) - New York State Inspector General Lucy Lang has announced the arrest of two Tioga County-based contractors who allegedly failed to maintain workers’ compensation insurance at three construction projects in Apalachin – potentially putting their employees and clients at risk. Robert Peretore, 37,... Read More.
(Elmira Heights, NY) - On Sunday, at approximately 6:00 p.m., deputies from the Chemung County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to Anchor Glass in Elmira Heights for a report of a plant employee trapped inside a silo. Deputies arrived to find members of the Elmira... Read More.
(Tioga County, NY) - Sen. Fred Akshar (R-Tioga and Broome) has continued his 52nd District-wide “Akshar's All-Stars” student recognition program last week by recognizing students at Broome and Tioga County schools. Each year, Akshar recognizes students selected by their school districts in the 52nd Senate... Read More.