Starting today, residents with P.O. boxes in Richford will begin using the Berkshire Post Office. The Postal Service made a decision to relocate the P.O. box and window services from its site on Route 38 in Richford due to safety and sanitation issues in... Read More.
Firefighters also battled a fire along Route 79 Wednesday in Richford. The call went out around 1:15 p.m. at 997 Route 79, near the intersection of Route 38. Firefighters say a chimney fire is to blame for the structure fire, which was... Read More.
To all residents of Tioga County, if you received damages to your residence (not out buildings or driveways), during the storms of last week, please contact the Tioga County Office of Emergency Management at 687-2023 to report this damage. We are trying to compile a... Read More.
Tioga Opportunities Meals on Wheels program will not be making deliveries in Newark Valley, Berkshire, or Richford today.
The Sheriff's department is compiling a list of road closures in Tioga County. We will publish that list as soon as it is available.
A fire early Monday morning destroyed the restaurant portion of the Newark Valley Truck Stop. The fire did not damage the rear of the building, where the truck stop is located. The business is closed until further notice however. Newark Valley Fire Department responded to the 1AM... Read More.
Veterans and a few members of the public took time Tuesday to commemorate Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day in Owego. Tuesday was the 69th anniversary of the Japanese attacks on Pearl Harbor. The Owego VFW hosted an event to remember all those who were killed and those... Read More.
Tioga County Treasurer James McFadden has released the details of the county’s 2011 tentative budget. The $68.8 million spending plan is calling for a property tax levy increase of around 2 percent. The tax rates of each town are varied and set by the state. The... Read More.