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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Cold Causes Problems in the Twin Tiers

Cold temperatures are already causing problems in the Twin Tiers.

Some burst pipes have been reported, flooding some basements.

A water main break snarled traffic on Hooper Road in Endwell  between Watson Boulevard and Country Club Road was being worked on around 5 p

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Town of Union Flooded Trailers Must be Removed

Several trailers in Endicott that were heavily damaged by the 2011 flood and have been sitting vacant will be torn down in a matter of days whether the owners take responsibility or not.

Town of Union officials have posted signs on the properties off Laurelton Drive saying the trailers must be removed from the site by January 12 or they will be demolished by the town and the bill sent to the owners

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Moms Claim the Right to Breast Feed in Public

Some Broome County mothers say they shouldn’t have to cover up when breast feeding their children in public.

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News
Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Gas Pipeline Settles for Northern Pennsylvania Spills

The Tennessee Gas Pipeline is being cited for illegal dumpsites in Susquehanna,Wayne, Pike and Potter Counties.

Pennsylvania Environmental Protection officials say the pipeline company will pay a $210,000 penalty, bankroll a program to clean up the dump sites at a cost of $540,000 and pay $50,000 in recovery costs

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Win McNamee/Getty Images

Broome Doctor Fined Following Drug Investigation

An Endicott ophthalmologist has been fined $75,000 for violating the federal Controlled Substances Act.

Authorities say Dr. Louis Pecora surrendered his Drug Enforcement Administration numbers, which allowed him to prescribe controlled substances

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Bus Service Restored in Tioga County

Tioga Countyresidents will be able to get public transportation to things like doctor appointments in spite of the discontinuation of the Ride Tioga bus service.

County officials say Chemung County is extending its public transportation service to help keep some of the Tioga County bus routes, but with fewer runs between Owego and Waverly

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News
Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Constitution Gas Pipeline is Approved

A new natural gas pipeline will be traveling through parts of Northeastern Pennsylvania and the Southern Tier of New York, delivering gas from the Marcellus Shale drilling operations to markets in New England

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Vestal Rail Trail Restroom Available Again

Relief is once again available for those who use a popular Broome County trail.

A restroom at the old Vestal Coal House at the Stage Road end of the town Rail Trail was closed for a time, creating a hardship for walkers, joggers and bicyclists

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Broome Budget Hearing Becomes Clinic Hearing

What was supposed to be a public hearing about Broome County's proposed budget became a forum for people protesting the planned closure of the Broome County Mental Health Clinic.

The budget proposal eliminates 21 clinic jobs, leaving just nine workers to finish operations until the clinic closes

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Shelter is Found for Binghamton’s Homless Veterans

City of Binghamton officials say they are the first in the nation to complete a White House challenge to end veteran homelessness.

Mayor Richard David says housing has been obtained for the 21 identified homeless veterans in the city before winter sets in

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