Governor Cuomo has signed legislation increasing special accidental death benefits for spouses and children of police officers and firefighters killed in the line of duty. Specifically, the new law increases cost of living benefits by 3 percent for the deceased's spouse or the deceased's... Read More.
Early voting begins Saturday in Tioga County and throughout New York State. It continues until Sunday, November 3rd. The poll site for early voting will not be your usual poll site location. Tioga County will have one poll site open for Early Voting, which... Read More.
Robert Allen wrote this afternoon on GoFundMe that 11-year-old Trinity Allen has died following the serious wreck on Route 17 (near the Waverly-Sayre exit) on Sunday. (Her brother, Zachary Allen) died at the scene. Zachary... Read More.
October 23, 2019 Dear OA School Community, It is with great sadness that I write this letter to inform you about the unimaginable loss that one of our Owego Apalachin families has suffered. As a result of... Read More.
BREAKING NEWS: Tioga County Sheriff's Office has released the names and additional details about the fatal crash Sunday, involving children, on Route 17 in western Tioga County. The passenger vehicle was being operated by 38 year old Darlene L. Allen of Sayre, Pa., and... Read More.
A man was arrested earlier this month after an alleged domestic incident when a woman gave a note to a waitress at an Endwell business asking for help. State Police released this report: On October 8, 2019, at approximately 12:45 a.m., New York State Police... Read More.
On October 8 at approximately 4:00 p.m., New York State Police at Whitney Point arrested Joshua J. Hackel, age 28 of Whitney Point, for the misdemeanors of Criminal Contempt in the second degree, Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the seventh degree, Criminal... Read More.
The Tioga County Property Development Corporation (TCPDC) Land Bank is soliciting interest from all qualified developers, contractors and realtors with an interest in redevelopment of the following ten properties recently demolished in the villages of Waverly and Owego in Tioga County: Village of Owego: ... Read More.
UPDATED: An Owego Apalachin student was killed Sunday night in a crash on Route 17 eastbound, about 2.5 miles east of Exit 61 (Waverly-Sayre). Owego-Apalachin Superintendent Cory Green issued a statement Monday afternoon that the district was made aware of the crash that "has... Read More.
National Drug Take-Back Day is expanding in Tioga County. Lourdes Primary Care in Richford in northern Tioga County will be a new drop-off point from 10am to 2pm on Thursday. National Drug Take-Back Day itself is this Saturday. Take a look... Read More.