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Another Snowy Day For The Binghamton Area

A major winter storm dumped snow at the rate of two or more inches an hour across parts of the Twin Tiers.

The snow arrived in the Binghamton area early Wednesday and quickly made travel extremely difficult

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News [file]

Binghamton Area Prepares For A Foot Of Snow

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for the Twin Tiers. The warning is scheduled to be in effect from 10 p.m. Tuesday to 7 p.m. Wednesday.

 

People in the Binghamton area are bracing for another significant snow storm. Forecasters say the snow should reach

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

More Snow Heading To Binghamton Region

Another snow storm is expected to cause some travel problems in the Twin Tiers.

The National Weather Service has posted a Winter Storm Watch for the region for late Tuesday night through Wednesday evening

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Binghamton Cold Snap Coming To An End

After an unusually chilly month, Twin Tiers residents can expect a break from the brutally cold conditions over the next few days.

The National Weather Service at Binghamton is forecasting three consecutive days with high temperatures above freezing

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

New York DEC Chief Says no Fracking Permits This Year

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There will be no permits issued for hydraulic fracture drilling for natural gas in New York State this fiscal year and no money for drilling is in the Governor’s budget proposal. 

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President Obama Declares 2014 a ‘Year of Action’ in State of the Union Address

Declaring 2014 a "year of action" as he unveiled a series of relatively meager executive actions, President Barack Obama vowed in his State of the Union address Tuesday night to sidestep Congress "whenever and wherever" he can in order to push through his agenda.

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West Virginia Contamination Greyhounds Learn to be Pets in New York

The half dozen newly retired racing greyhounds transported out of the area of West Virginia where chemicals had contaminated a major drinking supply are quickly learning how to be family pets instead of doggie athletes

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facebook photo courtesy Ross Park Zoo
facebook photo courtesy Ross Park Zoo

Cornell’s Backyard Bird Count Starts Soon

The 17th Annual Great Backyard Bird Count conducted by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and the National Audubon Society, partnered with Bird Studies, Canada will take place February 14-17 and is expected to go global

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Vestal Flood Buyout Homes to be Torn Down

In Vestal, the most heavily damaged homes from 2011’s Tropical Storm are to be torn down over the next few days.

Town Supervisor John Schaffer says the properties that have been deemed unsafe to enter are the first to go under a Federal Emergency Management Agency buyout program

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born 1945, Flickr

Extended Deer Hunting This Month in Tompkins County

 

New York State officials are striving to control the deer population in the Finger Lakes area.

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation says a special deer hunting season is open until January 31 in and around the City of Ithaca in Tompkins County

During the special January season, in the Deer Management Focus Area, registered hunters can take two antlerless deer per day using a shotgun, muzzleloader, handgun or bow if they have bow-hunting eligibility.

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