UPDATED (11/24/2020): Owego Cafe Added to Possible COVID Exposure Site


UPDATED (11/24/2020)Tioga Public Health has identified an additional site as a location where the general public could have been exposed to the COVID-19 virus.

  • 11/17/2020: Sugar Maple Café in Owego from 1:00pm – 2:00pm
  • 11/12/2020: Donoli’s Restaurant in Apalachin from 6:00pm – 7:15pm
  • 11/13/2020: Visions Federal Credit Union in Owego from 11:45am – 12:00pm
  • 11/13/2020: Owego Kitchen from 12:00pm – 2:00pm
  • 11/13/2020: Target in Vestal from 2:30pm – 3:15pm
  • 11/13/2020: Tops in Owego from 3:30pm – 3:45pm

Anyone who visited any of these sites during the times on the list should monitor for COVID-19 symptoms for 14-days after the date of the possible exposure. The locations are public areas where individuals visited in the days prior to testing positive for COVID-19.

Anyone who becomes symptomatic is encouraged to contact their healthcare provider and their county’s health department. A list of COVID-19 testing locations can be found at covid19.tiogacountyny.com or at the Tioga County Public Health  page on Facebook.



Owego, NY  Tioga County Legislature Chairwoman Martha Sauerbrey reported the following Tioga County COVID-19 Statistics:

  •  1,055 Confirmed Cases  Total confirmed cases, to date.
  •  521 Individuals in Mandatory Quarantine – These are individuals who have had close contact (6 ft.) with someone who has tested positive, but is not displaying symptoms for COVID-19; or individuals that have traveled to China, Iran, Japan, South Korea, or Italy and is displaying symptoms of COVID-19; or individuals who traveled outside of New York State to one of the states identified by the Governor with a mandatory 14-day quarantine period upon return.
  •  790 Recovered – Total number of individuals who had a confirmed case of COVID-19 and are now symptom and fever-free that meet the criteria to be released from Isolation.
  •  211 Active Cases
  •  54 Deaths

This is a snapshot of data provided to Tioga County Public Health at this point in time. Administered tests are tracked in various ways. Test results are reported.