The National Weather Service will allow Tornado Watch 236 to expire at 10 PM EDT this evening for the following areas - In central New York: Chemung Schuyler Seneca Steuben Tioga Tompkins Yates In Pennsylvania: Bradford This includes the cities of... Corning... Elmira... Hornell...Ithaca... Owego... Penn Yan... Sayre... Seneca... Read More.
The Flood Warning continues for the Susquehanna River at Waverly/Sayre. At 3:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 13.4 feet. Flood stage is 11.0 feet. Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast. Forecast: the river will continue rising to near 15.3 feet by early Friday morning. The... Read More.
The National Weather Service in Binghamton has issued a Flash Flood Warning for southern Chenango County, east central Tioga County, Broome County in New York. The Warning also affects the following counties in Pennsylvania: Susquehanna County, southeastern Bradford County, Wyoming County, and northwestern Lackawanna County... Read More.
The National Weather Service in Binghamton has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for southeastern Chemung County, southwestern Tioga County, southwestern Broome County, and northern Bradford County in Pennsylvania until 945 PM EDT. At 840 PM EDT the National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated a severe... Read More.
Chesapeake Energy has voluntarily suspended hydrofracking activity in Pennsylvania following a leak in Bradford County. This follows a spill Tuesday night when a piece of equipment failed at a natural gas well in Leroy Township, causing thousands of gallons of hydrofracking waste water to spill. There... Read More.
“Well-control efforts have been successful in significantly reducing flow from the leak. Overnight, Chesapeake removed all well-completion equipment from the location and brought in specialized equipment in preparation for additional work to completely seal the leak. This work is expected to commence this afternoon. The... Read More.
Brian Grove, Senior Director of Corporate Development for Chesapeake Energy, released the following statement: “At approximately 11:45 p.m. on April 19, an equipment failure occurred during well-completion activities, allowing the release of completion fluids from a well at a location in Leroy Township, Bradford... Read More.
Emergency crews are working to control a natural gas well spill in Bradford County, Pennsylvania. Thousands of gallons of hydrofracking water spilled out of a well in Leroy Township when operators lost control of the well late Tuesday night. The well belongs to the Chesapeake Energy... Read More.
A shot was fired into a Bradford County home, and now Pennsylvania State Police are investigating. It happened early last week along state Route 1056. Troopers say someone fired a single shot through the upstairs window of a home in Litchfield, and then fled... Read More.