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Waverly: Traffic stop leads to drug arrest

WAVERLY — A traffic stop on Broad Street on Valentine’s Day led to the arrest of a Sayre man on drug charges. According to Waverly Village Police, James Ray Hill Jr., 43, was charged with felony criminal possession of a controlled substance in the third and fourth degree, misdemeanor criminal use of


Man who led police on chase in Athens arraigned on felony charges

Athens Township Police have charged Cody Patrick Church, 28, of New Milford, with felony fleeing or attempting to elude police among other felony, misdemeanor and summary offenses following a incident that took place in Athens Township in August.


TUESDAY AT 6: 12 News unlocks the troubling past of the former Tioga County Jail

OWEGO (WBNG) — Tune into 12 News at 6 on Tuesday for our special report on what secrets lie in the former Tioga County Jail. The building in the heart of Owego, which until recently was home to the Calaboose Grill, has a troubled past.


Zombie Deer Disease In New York State

There is a disease spreading through deer that makes them zombie like and emaciated. It has affected deer in twenty four states including New York. It's official name is Chronic Wasting Disease but it is also called zombie deer disease. It is an illness that has been found in deer across twenty four


New York State Court of Appeals: Public allowed to see police body camera footage

NEW YORK (AP) — Police body camera footage is subject to public disclosure under New York law, a state appeals court ruled Tuesday. The Appellate Division panel rejected a police union’s argument that body camera footage constitutes a personnel record and is therefore covered by a state law keeping


Group of co-workers claims largest jackpot in New York State Lottery history

CBS NY - The ticket to the largest Mega Millions jackpot in New York State Lottery history was claimed Tuesday. The eighth-largest Mega Millions jackpot in history now belongs to a group of 23 co-workers who came forward anonymously in January to form an LLC named, appropriately, "New Life 2019."


Village of Waverly responds to two separate water main breaks

VILLAGE OF WAVERLY (WBNG) — The Village of Waverly Public Works Department is working on two water main breaks on Clinton Avenue and Cadwell Avenue. These are two separate water main breaks occurring in the Village of Waverly Sunday.


Sayre tops Canton in D4 quarters

SAYRE — Late in the first half Sayre was on upset watch as Canton led them 14-13. But an Emily Sutryk 3-pointer to end the half followed by a scoreless third from the Warriors allowed the Lady ‘Skins to escape with a 39-23 District IV, Class AA girls’ basketball quarterfinal win Tuesday.


Religious and Secular Leaders Call For New York State Budget Reform

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. - A "New Hope" Budget and Fair Election forum was held at the Catholic Charities of Broome County on Wednesday afternoon to address the underfunding of human services and education across New York State.


SUNY Cortland Sophomore Crowned NY State Dairy Queen

A SUNY Cortland Sophomore was crowned last night (February 19) as the 2019-2020 New York State Dairy Princess. Reegan Domagala from Lewis County was crowned the new Dairy Princess at the 56th Annual Pageant at the Holiday Inn in Liverpool.


Chemung County Health Department looking for dog responsible for attack

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) - The Chemung County Health Department is seeking your assistance in locating a dog that was. involved in a biting incident that occurred on the intersection of Grand Central Avenue with Division Street in the City of Elmira.


A new dairy ambassador has been chosen for New York State

BINGHAMTON, N.Y. - A young lady from Delaware County has been chosen as one of 3 ambassadors for the dairy industry in New York State. Morgan Hungerford, Delaware County's Dairy Princess, was named the 2nd alternate for the state at a pageant held last night in Syracuse.


Police discover possible meth lab in Endicott home

ENDICOTT, N.Y. - Endicott Police discovered a possible methamphetamine lab inside a home in the Village of Endicott on Monday night. According to police, officers responded to a residence on Harrison Avenue around 4 p.m. following a report of a despondent individual.


NY woman arrested after 16 dogs seized

ADDISON, N.Y. (WHEC) -- Numerous dogs were seized from a Steuben County woman Monday after she allegedly failed to provide them with proper shelter. According to state police, the owner, Susan Clark, was issued an appearance ticket for inappropriate shelter for dogs left outdoors.


Community takes to GoFundMe to ‘Help the Gowins’

A GoFundMe page has been set up to help Jason and Melissa Gowin of Athens and their family after she suffered a major stroke last Friday evening at the age of 28. According to information provided by GoFundMe page creator Jessica Campbell of Troy, the couple had welcomed the birth of two healthy twi


Winter Weather Advisories in Effect Wednesday for the Twin Tiers

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) - The National Weather Service in Binghamton and the National Weather Service in State College has issued the following weather alert:. ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM WEDNESDAY TO 6 AM THURSDAY FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA INCLUDING TIOGA COUNTY...


Endicott Man Found Guilty In 2017 Robberies

BROOME COUNTY, N.Y. - A Broome County jury convicted one of two mencharged with two separate robberies between September 14 and 15, 2017 in the Village of Endicott. Twenty-eight-year-old Ramel Noel was found guilty of two counts of second-degree robbery and attempted robbery, both felonies.


Man pleads guilty in rape, murder of Pennsylvania teen

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania man has pleaded guilty in the rape, murder and dismemberment of a 14-year-old girl, and the victim's adoptive mother has agreed to plead guilty and serve a life sentence.


Would You Pay 20 Dollars to Valet Park at New York State Fair

"Hell yeah" was my answer to the question, "would you pay $20 to valet park at the 2019 New York State Fair?" I was even more excited to find out you could do it for $12.50. In announcing their annual "Half Way to the Fair" sale, the fair unveiled a new valet parking option this year.


Bradford County: Resistance to shooting range continues

NORTH TOWANDA — Resistance to Bradford County’s proposed shooting range near the county library followed the project to the county planning board Tuesday, which granted the endeavor a 90-day extension on its previously approved conditional preliminary plans.