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Tyre Wants No Casino Competitors

The owner of Tioga Downs, which has applied to New York State for a license to run a full-service casino, and Turning Stone Casino are protesting a request by a Finger Lakes Town Board for the state to establish a 90 mile buffer zone around the Lago Resort site in Tyre

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Photo provided by Jeff Kraham
Photo provided by Jeff Kraham

Cleanup Continues At Johnson City Collapse Site

Debris removal at the site of the garage collapse near UHS Wilson Medical Center in Johnson City may be completed later this week.

Several vehicles, including a Toyota Highlander owned by former Broome County executive Jeff Kraham, were destroyed when the top level of the parking deck fell Thursday afternoon

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Binghamton Parking Ramp Repairs Continue

Days after the Johnson City parking deck collapse, crews are moving forward with efforts to keep Binghamton's Collier Street garage in service.

The work is continuing five weeks after Mayor Richard David announced the top two levels of the parking ramp had to be closed because deterioration was worse than previously believed

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News [file]

Lockheed Martin to Buy Sikorsky in $9B Deal

Lockheed Martin, Tioga County's biggest employer, has announced it intends to acquire Sikorsky Aircraft for $9 billion in cash.

Lockheed has competed for business with Sikorsky and worked with the Connecticut-based company on many military helicopter programs for years

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Old Endicott Johnson ‘Victory’ Plant Sale Approved

An old Endicott Johnson Shoe factory site could see new development soon.

A committee of the Broome Legislature has okayed selling the old Victory Plant site at 59 Lester Avenue in Johnson City to the Broome County Land Bank Corporation or “The Agency,” formerly the Broome County Industrial Development Agency

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Scott Olson/Getty Images

FedEx Freight to Build Facility in Tioga County

Dozens of jobs are expected to be created when a FedEx Freight cross dock facility opens in Tioga County.

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Susquehanna County Road Construction Update

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, “PennDOT”, says progress has been moving forward quickly on road projects in Susquehanna County.  PennDOT Susquehanna County Manger, Bob Thorne was on hand for a roadside news conference and said work is nearing completion on a 15 mile stretch of State Route 706

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Tioga County Approves Sparklers

New Year’s Eve and the Fourth of July may be a little louder in Tioga County.

The legislature has unanimously approved a local law to allow the use of sparklers and small fireworks.

33 counties in New York State now have limited fireworks approval following a relaxing of a state law

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Binghamton Business Incubator Adds Members

The Center, a small business incubator in downtown Binghamton, is growing.

Three additional members have joined the recently-opened facility in a Court Street office building.

One of the new members is Burnin' Mojo Hot Sauce Company, which is marketing three s

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WNBF News/Roger Neel Photo

BU Winning Team Looks to Trim Runway Obstructions

A team of Binghamton University students has place first in a national competition with an automated system to address trees and other plants that create runway obstructions.

The team says aviation obstructions like buildings and towers are permanent and documented, but fast-growing plants are not

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