Steven Pieper, 23, of the Town of Clay has been sentenced to 23 years to life in prison. Pieper pleaded guilty last month to a charge of murder in the death of his ex-girlfriend 20-year-old Jenni-Lyn Watson. During Pieper's sentencing, the Judge said, "You deserve to... Read More.
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection announced results of in-stream water quality monitoring for radioactive material in seven of the state’s rivers. All samples showed levels at or below the normal naturally occurring background levels of radioactivity. The tests were conducted in November and December of... Read More.
Anthony Eddy, 57, of Ontario, Canada was injured in a Sunday night train and tractor trailer collision in Barton. A truck belonging to Revilo Transit became stuck on the tracks and was struck by a Norfolk-Southern freight train at about 11PM. Eddy was taken to Robert... Read More.
Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has announced a major settlement that will refund money to more than 5,000 New Yorkers across the state who were defrauded by a deceptive debt settlement company. Freedom Debt Relief misled debt-saddled consumers about the amount of money they would save... Read More.
The Town of Clay man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend last November will be sentenced Tuesday. As part of a plea deal, Steven Pieper, 21, faces 23 years to life in prison. Pieper pleaded guilty last month to a charge of murder in the death of... Read More.
The Broome County Firefighters' Association handed out their annual William Grace "Firefighter of the Year" Award at their March meeting held at the Harpursville fire station March 4th. Harpursville Chief Jeff Buckler was given the award for his outstanding dedicated service to his fire department. This... Read More.
Mayor Matt Ryan, on the recommendation of public safety officials, has extended the City of Binghamton’s State of Emergency until midnight tonight. Until then, City streets will remain closed to all motorists except for emergency vehicles. “We’re taking all precautions to ensure that our streets are... Read More.
Broome County Executive Barbara Fiala, on the recommendation of the County Office of Emergency Services, is lifting the State of Emergency across Broome County. Reports from across the county indicate that the need for a State of Emergency is no longer necessary across most of... Read More.
The Flood Warning continues for the Susquehanna River at Waverly/Sayre. * At 4:00 PM Monday the stage was 11.9 feet. Flood stage is 11.0 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood... Read More.
The Flood Warning continues for the Susquehanna River at Waverly/Sayre. * At 2:00 am Monday the stage was 12.5 feet. Flood stage is 11.0 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. * Forecast... the river will crest around 12.6 feet this morning. The river... Read More.