Brent T. Knapp, 32, of Waverly, was arrested on Sunday, August 5 on an outstanding Superior Court Warrant for Grand Larceny in the 4th Degree and Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the 4th Degree, both Class E Felonies, issued by Chemung County Court... Read More.
All healthcare workers in New York State, including staff at hospitals and long-term care facilities (LTCF), including nursing homes, adult care, and other congregate care settings, will be required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 by Monday, September 27. The State Department of Health will... Read More.
Owego, NY — In partnership with the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, Owego 1039, Tioga County Rural Economic Area Partnership (REAP) LDC is pleased to announce the receipt of a $22,000 grant from the Mildred Faulkner Truman Foundation. These grant monies will be used... Read More.
From July 18, 2021 until August 12, 2021, Tioga County has seen 89 new cases of COVID-19, with confirmation of 8 of those needing to be hospitalized. The following is a breakdown of the vaccination status from those 89 cases: Unvaccinated: 51 Vaccinated: 13 Children... Read More.
A 35-year-old man from Tioga County has been charged with two felonies after threatening a Trooper with a shotgun. On August 12, 2021 just before 8:00 p.m. a Trooper on patrol was driving past a residence on Straits Corners in the town of Candor when... Read More.
Owego – Tioga County Allies in Substance Abuse Prevention (ASAP) Coalition is inviting Tioga County residents and businesses to join us on August 19th for our annual Overdose Awareness Vigil. The theme of this year’s vigil is “A River in the Desert”. This event... Read More.
Tioga Public Health has reported 42 new COVID-19 infections in the county in the last seven days, most of which are unvaccinated. According to the CDC, our county is now designated as an area with substantial community transmission of the COVID-19 virus. In areas with substantial... Read More.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday that he will resign, not immediately, but effective in 14 days. It. Gov. Kathy Hochul will become governor. Cuomo's resignation comes amid national calls for him to step down after an independent investigation found he sexually sexually harassed at least... Read More.
New York State Police continue to search Monday for a missing kayaker in the Whitney Point Reservoir. The New York State Police Under Water Recovery Team is searching the water by boat and a drone has been in the area checking the shore line. The... Read More.
Chemung County Sheriff’s Office announces the arrest of JOHN A. MAIER, 42, of 103 Taylor Terrace, Hopewell, New Jersey, as a Fugitive From Justice, a Class D Felony offense of the New York State Penal Law. Deputies were dispatched to the Saint Peter and Paul’s... Read More.