Newfield Head-On Accident Leaves Two Dead

On December 31, 2013, the New York State Police at Ithaca investigated a two car double fatal head-on collision in the Town of Newfield, NY. The collision occurred on ST-34/96 at approximately 5:02pm. Iinvestigation revealed that a 1998 Chevrolet Monte Carlo being operated... Read More.

Voters Turn Down BOTH School Merger Proposals

Voters in Spencer-Van Etten and Candor school districts voted down the merger in a straw vote. In Candor, residents voted 574-No to 240-Yes. In Spencer the votes were closer, with 547-No and 307-Yes. The recent study shows a possible $300,000 in savings per... Read More.

Spencer Fire Update

Yesterday's fire at a body shop in Spencer required the assistance of 16 fire companies from three counties. The call for the fire originally came in around 7:30 Monday morning, and crews from Tioga, Tompkins, and Chemung counties were all at the scene. The fire... Read More.

Major Fire On Ithaca Road In Spencer

Spencer firefighters on the scene of a structure this morning on Ithaca Road near Gleason Hill Road. The call came in around 7:30. The Candor, Weltonville, Hallsey Valley, Tioga Center and Owego Fire Departments have been requested to respond as well as... Read More.

Candor And Spencer-Van Etten School Merger Hearing

The public was able to listen to consultants present their final report on a possible merger between Candor and Spencer-Van Etten schools on Tuesday. Castallo & Silky of Syracuse, which ran the study of the merger from September 2012 to May of this year,... Read More.

Person Injured In Spencer Tractor Rollover

The Spencer Fire Department responded to a reported tractor-brush hog rollover accident on Owl Creek Road yesterday afternoon. The victim had to be extricated from the wreckage, and was treated at the scene by Spencer and Candor EMS before being flown by Guthrie... Read More.