Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission has scheduled FOUR PUBLIC INPUT HEARINGS to gather formal comments from customers frustrated with poor service provided by Frontier Commonwealth telephone company.People who wish to participate in the upcoming public input hearings are encouraged (but not required) to pre-register with... Read More.
From Owego Mayor Mike Baratta: I wanted to start the New Year off with updating everyone on projects going on in the Village of Owego. As many of you know, we have many projects in the works right now thanks to our $10M Downtown... Read More.
Students will return to the classrooms this week in the Southern Tier of New York. Tioga County Public Health has issued these safety reminders, so everyone can have a safe and healthy school year.Walking to School Safely Be visible at all times – wear... Read More.
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf has joined the state departments of Health, Human Services and Education today to issue a new Secretary of Health order requiring masks to be worn inside K-12 school buildings, early learning programs and childcare providers. The order takes effect at... Read More.
OWEGO -- Tioga County Public Health continues to monitor COVID-19 cases, release updated guidance as it becomes available, and plan for the fall and winter seasons. We want to stress that COVID-19 is still out there, and there are many different variants that are circulating –... Read More.
The Guthrie community is deeply saddened by the unexpected passing of Dr. Sanjay Kansara. Dr. Kansara joined Guthrie is September, 2020 and was a member of the Robert Packer Hospital anesthesiology team.“Dr. Kansara was a devoted anesthesiologist who was committed to providing wonderful care... Read More.
New York State announced new updated guidance Thursday for graduation and commencement ceremonies organized by schools, colleges and universities. Effective May 1, indoor and outdoor graduation and commencement ceremonies will be allowed with limited attendee capacity, depending on the event size and the location... Read More.
These are some clarifications on the new 10pm closure requirements that were announced yesterday and effective at 10pm Friday:The bar or restaurant must CLOSE at 10PM -- last call must take place before 10PM. This... Read More.
As the Police Chief for the City of Ithaca, I have been made aware that a large rally is scheduled for this Saturday on the Commons and simultaneously, a counter-protest is also rumored to be occurring. I am also aware that acts of aggression... Read More.
Tioga County Public Health has received notice that an individual who worked at the Summer Meal Site at the Berkshire Library on Tuesday, August 4 from 10:00am – 12:00pm has now tested positive for COVID-19. Anyone who was at the library between 10:00am... Read More.
The New York State Office for the Aging (NYSOFA) is urging older New Yorkers and their family members to take precautions in extreme heat, as high temperatures and humidity, coupled with COVID-19, can create hazardous conditions for older adults. Exposure to extreme heat can cause... Read More.
This news release was submitted by Tioga County Public Health:Tioga County Public Health is continuing to work 7 days/week to serve our community and to monitor positive cases, and those who are in quarantine or isolation. Over the past week, we have seen the... Read More.