A tractor trailer rollover shut down a portion of Route 11 early this morning. New York State Police and the Five Mile Point Fire Department responded to the area of 1223 Route 11 in Kirkwood just after 4 o'clock this morning. Police say that... Read More.
A week-long investigation into the writing of bad checks results in charges for a Kirkwood man. Tyrone Smith allegedly asked a friend to deposit a cashier's check into a bank account, and the check turned out to be fictitious, leaving the friend in arrears... Read More.
State Police out of Binghamton arrested a Newark Valley man for assault stemming from an investigation into a bar fight. The fight is said to have taken place inside the Remedy Tavern at 5 Mile Point Plaza in Kirkwood early Sunday morning. 35-year-old Henry... Read More.
The elderly Kirkwood woman who had been reported missing over the weekend was found dead on Tuesday. The search for 88-year-old Helen Oltz was called off Tuesday afternoon when troopers found her body in a wooded area off of U.S. Route 11 in Hallstead.... Read More.
State Police at Kirkwood are investigating the report of a missing woman. 88-year-old Helen Oltz of Kirkwood was reported missing, and she was last seen at her residence on Victoria Drive Friday afternoon. Oltz suffers from dementia and hearing loss, and she may require... Read More.
A church treasurer allegedly stole funds to purchase personal items from local stores. 60-year-old Michael Hurd of Kirkwood has been charged with third-degree grand larceny after he is accused of taking over $3,000 from the Glen Aubrey Baptist Church in the Town of Nanticoke.... Read More.
A Kirkwood man was involved in a car crash that left one person dead. 37-year-old Thomas Rome was driving along Interstate 490 in Gates, New York early Saturday morning when he hit another car, driven by 69-year-old Tatiana Tchekina of Rochester, head-on. Tchekina was... Read More.
A Pennsylvania man is arrested for being intoxicated while driving a commercial vehicle. Broome County Sheriff Deputies say they were called to I-81 South near the Town of Kirkwood exit around 1:45 Friday morning. Officials say when they arrived they found a Dimare Fresh... Read More.
Several people traveling on Interstate 81 on Sunday spotted a possible drunk driver, then one of the citizens took matters into their own hands in order to assist police. Travelers noticed a vehicle driving erratically near the New York and Pennsylvania border on I-81.... Read More.
A tractor trailer rollover in Kirkwood dumped garbage into the median. According to the Broome County Sheriff Department, the accident happened just before 7:30 Sunday night. The driver was traveling from New York City on State Route 17W, carrying garbage. Police... Read More.
For commuters, there are only two seasons in New York, Winter and Construction. With the height of construction season in full swing, the New York State Police and DOT are reminding drivers to "move over". So far this year, New York State... Read More.
Multiple fire crews respond to a fire in the Town of Kirkwood that quickly spread through a house. It happened around 2:13 this morning at 36 Service Road in the town of Kirkwood. Firefighters from Kirkwood, West Windsor and Five Mile Point... Read More.