The Tioga County Sheriff’s Office has issued a travel advisory for Tioga County effective immediately. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for our area lasting until the evening hours. Conditions will continue to deteriorate with gusty winds forecasted for later this afternoon. Area... Read More.
Area Agencies are investigating a fatal structure fire that occurred early this morning at a Town of Barton residence. The Waverly Barton Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 26 Blanket Street in the Town of Barton at about 4AM. Upon arrival, the Fire Department... Read More.
Erin Suggs, 38, of Chenango Forks was arrested by The Broome County Sheriff’s Office on felony drug possession charges following a vehicle stop in the Town of Dickinson on Thursday. Suggs was stopped for displaying an improper license plate on the vehicle she was driving. Upon... Read More.
Broome County Executive Barbara Fiala has delivered her seventh and final State of the County address. Fiala believes Broome County is on the rebound. Sales tax revenues for 2010 are up 1.5 percent after a six percent decrease the year before. And while unemployment is at 8.5... Read More.
The Waverly-Barton Fire Company responded to another working structure fire this morning at 25 Blanket Street around 4 o’clock in the Town of Barton. Firefighters found an occupant inside the single-family dwelling and began performing CPR. That individual was transported to the hospital. No... Read More.
The National Weather Service In Binghamton Has Issued A Winter Storm Warning For Heavy Snow. The Warning is In effect until 5 PM EST this afternoon. Locations: Tioga And Broome Counties In New York And Bradford County In Pennsylvania. * Hazards: Heavy Wet Snow. Snow Could Mix... Read More.
Today’s snowstorm and subsequent school closing has forced the postponement of this evening’s public meeting focusing on natural gas exploration in New York. “Marcellus Shale in Our Community: What’s in it for All of Us?” has been rescheduled for 7 p.m., Friday, March 4, at... Read More.
A large explosion and fire at a Chesapeake Appalachia gas well has injured three workers. The explosion was reported at about 6:15 PM Wednesday in Independence Township, Pennsylvania, near Pittsburgh. The fire started in several storage tanks that hold fracking fluid, a chemical compound that is... Read More.
Governor Andrew Cuomo presented his proposed 2011-2012 Executive Budget to hundreds of New Yorkers at the Binghamton Riverwalk Hotel and Conference Center. The Governor's proposal transforms the state budget process to conform to fiscal realities and eliminates a $10 billion deficit without raising taxes or... Read More.