A Broome County man was killed in a farming accident Monday. Just before 5pm, State Police say 69-year-old Larry Mullen was cleaning his manure spreader near his property on Harvey Square Road in the Town of Triangle when his clothing got caught in the machine... Read More.
The Chenango County Sheriff’s Office is looking for two men who robbed a grocery store in Bainbridge at gunpoint Sunday night. Deputies say the men entered the Great American store on North Maine Street around 9pm. One man showed a handgun and demanded cash. The two... Read More.
An informational meeting will be held Tuesday night in Endicott to discuss the clean up of a contaminated site in the village. The state’s Dept. of Environmental Conservation says 312 Maple Street is contaminated with trichloroethylene, or TCE, after the site was once used for... Read More.
A controversial tree in the Town of Maine was cut down by New York State Electric and Gas workers Monday. The property owner had chained herself to the 30-year-old blue spruce a few weeks ago in an effort to save the tree. NYSEG says it... Read More.
Elmira is celebrating Mark Twain’s birthday this week. Tuesday would have been the author’s 175th birthday. The writer of such works as Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn spent summers writing in Elmira and is buried in the city’s Woodlawn Cemetery. The study where Samuel Clemons... Read More.
The Village of Owego will again host the “Lights on the River” festival this year. The fourth annual edition will be held this Friday from 5:30 to 8:30pm. Downtown shops and restaurants will be open and children will have the chance to visit with Santa. Horse-drawn... Read More.
New York’s Dept. of Environmental Conservation is challenging a federal agency’s authority to force the state to participate in a costly plan to clean the Susquehanna River. The Environmental Protection Agency has come up with what they call the “Total Maximum Daily Load” plan, which... Read More.
A standoff ended peacefully in Elmira on Saturday night. It started when state police were called to a domestic incident on Monkey Run Road. When the first troopers arrived on scene, they found a man who had barricaded himself inside the house. His estranged wife... Read More.
An annual holiday light display opened at Otsiningo Park in Binghamton on Friday night. The Southern Tier Independence Center’s Hometown Holiday Light Festival features more than 75 displays this year, including an ice skating scene. It is open from 5-9pm every night through Dec. 30. You... Read More.
The Binghamton Senators played three games in four nights over the weekend. B-Sens goalie Barry Brust made a league-high 52 saves as the Senators beat Wilkes-Barre/Scranton 5-2 in their annual Thanksgiving Day game at the Broome County Arena. The B-Sens were shutout by the Hamilton Bulldogs... Read More.