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Man finds rattlesnake under hood while trying to start car

They released it nearby, next to several large boulders, which state wildlife experts described as "a much more snake-appropriate habitat."


Woman Found on I-81 Ramp Dies at Hospital

The Lackawanna County coroner says Rachel Teplitsky, 26, of Tafton, was found on the Interstate 81 south off-ramp at the Davis Street exit. She was badly hurt and later died at the hospital.

WNEP-TV 16 - 2018-06-23 22:17:00

Heroin overdose leads to arrests of 2 wanted individuals

At 11:02 p.m. Wednesday, police were dispatched to the Boyd Street residence and found an unresponsive female. An officer administered Narcan, and she was revived, police said.

DAILY NEWS - 2018-06-23 16:25:00

Ticks, fleas and mosquitos carry deadly diseases. Experts say the US is 'not ready' to handle the increase in people affected

In many parts of the United States, this weekend marks the start of summer sleepaway camp season, which means swimming, arts and crafts, marshmallow roasts -- and, very often, ticks.

MSN.COM - 2018-06-24 12:09:58

Man in serious condition after early morning shooting

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LOCALSYR.COM - 2018-06-23 13:08:22

Body recovered from lake in Wayne County

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PAHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-06-24 01:21:43

Bath resident, known as 'Drama,' charged following the investigation of 2 overdoses

Police say a Bath resident, who also goes by the name "Drama," was charged with the sale of a controlled substance following the investigation of two overdoses in the Village of Bath on June 19.

STAR-GAZETTE - 2018-06-23 18:51:00

Contractor pleads guilty in theft case

QUEENSBURY -- A Schenectady contractor who was arrested three years ago for allegedly defrauding a customer for whom he was building a home in Bolton pleaded guilty Friday to a misdemeanor.Joseph A. Aquilo, 54, pleaded guilty to petit larceny in connection with a June 2015 arrest by the Warren Count

POST-STAR - 2018-06-23 12:30:00

Sayre: Mother jailed after squeezing, burning daughter

SAYRE -- A Sayre woman was committed to the Bradford County Jail Friday in lieu of $150,000 bail after she allegedly squeezed and burned her eight-year-old daughter.Michelle L. Bevan, 34, was charged by Sayre Borough Police with aggravated assault, a first-degree felony; and endangering the welfare


Man accused in Scranton native's murder found guilty

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SCRANTON TIMES-TRIBUNE - 2018-06-24 00:00:00


CONCERT – 3 p.m. Oneonta Community Concert Band presents a World Tour in Music featuring the “Star Spangled Banner,” “King Cotton March,” “Marche des Parachutists Belges,” “Amparito Roca,” more. Wilber Park, Oneonta. Call 607-437-0152.

ALLOTSEGO.COM - 2018-06-23 21:00:58

Man discovers rattlesnake curled up under hood while trying to jump-start car

HANCOCK, N.Y. —An upstate New York man trying to jump-start his car was greeted by an unusual sound coming from his engine — the rattle of a venomous timber rattlesnake.The man says the snake slithered across the engine block and curled up on the battery as he opened the hood of the car earlier this


Tioga Downs opens pool and cabana bar

NICHOLS, N.Y. - With the weather heating up, there's a new place for guests at the Tioga Downs Hotel to cool off.


Man charged with  growing marijuana

Daniel D. White, 35, of Unadilla, was charged June 19 with the misdemeanors of unlawfully growing cannabis and three counts of endangering the welfare of a child, plus unlawful possession of marijuana, a violation, troopers said in a media release.


Watch: Archaeologists dig site of 1969 Woodstock concert

In this Thursday, June 14, 2018 photo, Jesse Pagels, left, and Edgar Alarcon, of the Public Archaeology Facility at Binghamton University, start a new dig at the site of the original Woodstock Music and Art Fair, in Bethel, N.Y. Information from the dig will help a museum plan interpretive walking r


Our view: Susquehanna is certainly worth a visit | Times Leader

Tom Granoski, of Hunlock Creek, kayaks along the Susquehanna River to the Nesbitt Park boat launch during Wyoming Valley RiverFest on Saturday. Bill Tarutis | For Times Leader -

TIMES-LEADER - 2018-06-23 19:20:00

A guide to faces to know around campus

Binghamton University President Harvey StengerBU’s seventh president, Stenger has held his position since 2012. Before becoming the president of BU, the Cornell University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology alumnus was the interim provost and dean of the engineering school at the University a


Surprise! Rattle under car hood turns out to be venomous snake

HANCOCK, N.Y. - The next time you hear a rattling sound coming from your hood, it could be more than just engine problems.


Rattlesnake found curled up in engine of car in Delaware County

HANCOCK, NY (WROC) - - The DEC responded to a very usual complaint of a timber rattlesnake lying on a car’s engine in the town of Hancock, NY last week.


Susquehanna Valley Home: Thousands of children helped over 111 years

Something had to be done! Something had to be done to help the children — poor, abandoned children through no fault of their own.

PRESSCONNECTS - 2018-06-23 13:00:00