Four incumbents in the Southern Tier won re-election to their offices in Tuesday's election, but the local story of election night was former congresswoman Claudia Tenney's overwhelming lead over incumbent Congressman Anthony Brindisi in the race for the 22nd Congressional District seat. Tenney had... Read More.
Broome County Executive Jason Garner issued this statement Thursday as the COVID-19 numbers continued to increase each day. "I am asking Broome County residents to STAY HOME for the next 7 days to help stop the spread of... Read More.
Broome County Executive Jason Garner took to Facebook and Twitter on Sunday to denounce weekend defacement to county property, including the Courthouse and the Columbus statue. Garnar wrote: "Let me be perfectly clear -- lawlessness will not be tolerated in Broome County and we... Read More.
“This is EXACTLY what will drive our COVID numbers back up and put people's lives at risk in addition to putting our local businesses in jeopardy of being shut down again. I will use whatever means I have at my disposal to... Read More.
On Friday, Broome County Executive Jason Garnar provided an update on the County’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Garnar announced the third COVID-19 related death in Broome County. A woman in her 70’s passed away at UHS. The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases... Read More.
On Tuesday, Broome County Executive Jason Garnar confirmed the second COVID-19 related death in Broome County. The Broome County Health Department received confirmation of the COVID-19 test result Tuesday morning. The patient was a female in her 90s at Lourdes Hospital. The contact tracing... Read More.
On Saturday, Broome County Executive Jason Garnar and Broome County Health Department Director Rebecca Kaufman confirmed the first coronavirus related death in a Broome County hospital. That hospital is Lourdes hospital. This is a new confirmed case in addition to those announced earlier... Read More.
Broome County Executive Jason Garnar and Broome County Health Department Director Rebecca Kaufman announced today that county officials have learned of a positive test result for Coronavirus (COVID-19) within Broome County. The test results were confirmed today (March 17, 2020).The confirmed case is a... Read More.