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Repair Work Underway at Cannonsville Dam

New York City Department of Environmental Protection officials say they are closely monitoring conditions at the Cannonsville Dam in Delaware County.

The dam is on the west end of the Cannonsville Reservoir, which provides water to New York City

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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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Louie G. Townsquare Media photo

Little Southern Tier Storm Damage

Little or no damage is being reported in the Greater Binghamton area following strong thunderstorms July 14.

Chenango County Emergency Services Dispatchers reported some trees down but no serious problems while Broome and Tioga Counties had no reports of issues

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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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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Binghamton & Endicott to Develop Microgrid Technology

Binghamton is one of 80 cities selected by the state to get funding for studying microgrids.

A microgrid is a smaller, separate power system aside from the main power grid that could keep power on to essential services like police and fire in an emergency

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Opponents of Lago Casino May Have a Small Victory

An Appellate Division of the New York State Supreme Court has ruled that the Town of  Tyre Board failed to meet New York State Environmental Impact regulations in moving ahead the development proposal for the Lago Resort in the Finger Lakes town

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Tioga County Bridge is Closed Until Further Notice

New York State Department of Transportation inspectors say the Park Settlement Road Bridge over Owego Creek in Candor can’t handle a load of more than three tons.

The span was “red flagged” during a July 8 inspection

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Fracking Application Submitted for Tioga County

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is being asked to approve a form of fracking in Tioga County that is different than the high-volume hydraulic fracture drilling that is banned in New York State

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Solar Energy Featured on Southern Tier Close Up

Southern Tier Solar Works program director, Adam Flint appears on the July 11 edition of the weekly local public affairs program, Southern Tier Close Up to answer a slew of questions about solar power

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

25 Year Binghamton Transportation Plans Formed

Talk about advance planning.  The group that sets transportation policy in the region is updating long-term goals in it’s Looking Forward 2040 study.

The Binghamton Metropolitan Transportation Study is holding meetings to get input on the long-range transportation plans for the Greater Binghamton Area.

The

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