Owego trustees will meet Monday night to discuss an agreement to sell its treated water to a natural gas drilling company. Denver-based Inflection Energy wants to sign an agreement with the village to purchase the treated water over the next 10 years. It could be... Read More.
A local law firm sponsored a Christmas Tree auction for charity on Friday. 18 trees and 18 wreaths that were decorated by local businesses were auctioned off for over $12,000. The event was organized by Coughlin and Gerhart, which has an office on Lake Street in... Read More.
The Owego boys’ basketball team finished second in a tournament at Norwich this weekend, falling to the Purple Tornado by 15 points in Saturday’s Championship Game. The two teams will play again this Friday at OFA in a game that will be broadcast live... Read More.
A lake effect snow advisory is in effect Monday for parts of our listening area, including Tioga, Tompkins and northern Broome counties. The National Weather Service in Binghamton says between 3 and 6 inches of snow could fall in parts of the Southern Tier. Cold... Read More.
Three family members were killed in a house fire on Saturday in Binghamton. Just after 5am, city firefighters were dispatched to a fire at 534 State Street. When they arrived, they say the three-story home was fully engulfed in flames. Fire Marshall Daniel Eggleston says... Read More.
Organizers are calling this year’s Lights on the River Festival a success. Over 1,000 people were in downtown Owego for Friday night’s festival, which featured Santa Claus, live music and other events. Downtown shops and restaurants stayed open late for the festival, which started in... Read More.
Endicott held their annual Holiday Parade on Washington Avenue Saturday night. Families bundled up to watch the parade, which offered several different organizations, Santa Claus and even the Grinch. Organizer Darlene Leonard says the parade is intended to help promote downtown businesses in Endicott, many of... Read More.
Elmira Police Chief Scott Drake will retire next month. After 23 years on the force, including the last six as top cop for the city, Drake says it’s time to move on. The chief will step down on January 7th, leaving Deputy Chief Michael Robertson to... Read More.
An Elmira teen is facing kidnapping charges after police say he held his former girlfriend against her will. Police say 18-year-old Tyler Pratt took the unidentified 17-year-old girl from the village of Horseheads to his residence in Elmira. Pratt is now charged with second-degree kidnapping and... Read More.
Owego is hosting their fourth annual “Lights on the River” festival Friday. The village’s special holiday lights will be turned on together at 6pm, once Santa flips the switch at the Tioga County Courthouse with WEBO’s Lew Sauerbrey. Downtown shops and restaurants will stay open late... Read More.