(TIOGA COUNTY, NY) -- Four Tioga County high school seniors from Tioga Central, Candor, Waverly, and Spencer Van-Etten schools, were recognized recently as “Akshar’s All-Stars.” The student recognition program founded by Sen. Fred Akshar (R-Tioga and Broome) is in its fourth year of... Read More.
(Spencer, NY) - In 2019, then four-year-old Paislee Joann Shultis was last seen on July 13 and later reported missing from her home in Spencer in western Tioga County. At the time, the child was believed to have been abducted by her non-custodial parents,... Read More.
(Town of Elmira) - The operator of the motorcycle, identified as 36-year old JAMES B. THIGPEN, of Spencer, NY, was ejected from the motorcycle and pronounced deceased at the scene. The Chemung County Sheriff’s Office is conducting an investigation into a fatal motor vehicle crash... Read More.
The Tioga County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a larceny complaint in the Town of Spencer. Sometime between Monday 9/28/20 and Thursday 10/1/20, a 2016 CAT skid-steer 289D yellow and black in color and Bobcat Claw attachment were taken from a property on Ithaca Road... Read More.
NICHOLS - New York State Troopers from Owego have filed numerous felonies and misdemeanors against a Spencer man after a traffic stop on Route 282 in the Town of Nichols. Chuck E. Weigand, age 61 of Spencer, was a passenger... Read More.
On 07/11/2019 at 9:17 pm, the Tioga County Sheriff’s Office responded to a motor vehicle accident on State Route 34/96 in the Town of Spencer. A Toyota Prius was traveling in a southerly direction on State Route 34/96 approximately one mile south of the... Read More.
A Spencer woman has been charged with endangering the welfare of a child and harassment. Those counts were leveled against 36-year-old Karie Pelto of Washburn Road. She’ll appear in court today.
New York State has announced $15 million has been awarded to 32 school districts to increase access to high-quality pre-kindergarten for over 2,000 three- and four-year-old children across New York. This funding will support the expansion of pre-kindergarten to these districts as part of... Read More.
The New York State Police conducted an underaged drinking operation in Tioga County on Sunday. 14 establishments in Apalachin, Owego, Candor, and Spencer were checked out. All of the establishments were in compliance. Underage and undercover agents are sent into retail establishments which sell... Read More.
Four area fire departments have received nearly $500,000 in federal grants to support their mission. Spencer received $208,000 for turnout gear and breathing devices. Harpursville received $157,000 for vehicle extraction tools. West... Read More.