What a weekend for high school football in Tioga County. Two teams won Section 4 championship games on Friday and advanced to the New York State regional playoffs this weekend against Section 3 winners from the Syracuse area.Waverly beat defending NYS Class C champion... Read More.
(Town of Tioga, NY) - Tioga County Sheriff’s Office is conducting a death investigation of Laurie Hawthorne, age 62, at 184 Campbell Hill Road, in the Town of Tioga. The investigation is concentrated between the dates of June 1, 2022, and June 19, 2022.Anyone... Read More.
(Town of Owego, NY) - Governor’s Office of Storm Recovery announced Wednesday the completion of the Gaylord Stream Crossing Replacement project to improve drainage and reduce flood risk in the Apalachin Creek watershed in the Town of Owego in Tioga County. The project included... Read More.
(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.
Jason R. Talada, age 42, of 113 Maple St., Athens, Pa., was arrested last week by Tioga County Sheriff's Deputies and charged with:Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance, 5th Degree, Class D Felony, Two counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance, Class... Read More.
BREAKING NEWS: New York State Police are investigating the death of an eight-month-old infant in the town of Tioga. A subject is currently in custody (on Sunday night), according to police, but the suspect was not identified. State Police said in a news release,... Read More.
Assemblyman Christopher S. Friend and Sen. Fred Akshar welcomed the Newark Valley High School Women’s Choir to the State Capitol on March 19 to celebrate 'Music in Our Schools Month.'(ALBANY) -- The New York State School Music... Read More.
A state appellate court has ordered a new trial for a man convicted in Tioga County court of three counts of rape and child endangerment. In 2016, now 48-year-old Brian Smith of Tioga was sentenced to nine years in state prison-even though he was... Read More.
Police have identified the driver of the vehicle that led police on a chase from Sayre to Barton, Tioga Center, and Owego on New Year’s Day. 29-year-old Bradley Snyder of Germansville, Pennsylvania... Read More.
Late last week, the Tioga County Sheriff’s Office received information that a wanted armed robbery suspect was at a residence in Elmira. Tioga County Sheriff investigators and Elmira City Police located Isaiah Ramirez hiding in an apartment. Ramirez was taken into custody without incident... Read More.
A railroad bridge in the Town of Tioga, near Latimer Road, collapsed Tuesday morning. The bridge was no longer used for rail traffic. It was used by pedestrians. A nearby rail bridge was closed and then re-opened following inspection.
Work has started on the $2 million Halsey Valley Road Elevation Project in Tioga. The project will raise a quarter-mile stretch of Halsey Valley Road two feet above the height of the floodwaters... Read More.