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New York State Schools to Receive Naloxone Kits

Schools across New York will soon be able to obtain a heroin overdose antidote.

State officials say money appropriated in the recently-approved budget will help to provide naloxone kits to school districts

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News [file]

Endicott’s En-Joie Golf Course to Open

The En-Joie Golf Course in Endicott will open for the season this week.

The facility, which opened in 1927, is located off West Main Street.

The golf course is owned by the village of Endicott and managed by Broome County

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Broome Health Department Remains Closed

The Broome County Health Department on Front Street in Binghamton will remain closed through April 20 after floor-sealant fumes drove employees and clients from the building April 9.

County officials say there were no reports of injuries, but the building was cleared and ventilated

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Minor Flooding Expected in the Twin Tiers

Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Warning for the Susquehanna River At Conklin, the Susquehanna River At Vestal, the Tioughnioga River at Cortland, the West Branch of the Delaware River at Walton and the Chenango River At Sherburne through the weekend.

Broome County Emergency Se

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Broome Health Department Building Closed Friday

The Broome County Health Department building in Binghamton will remain closed until further notice following a problem linked to a renovation project.

The site at 225 Front Street was evacuated Thursday morning because of excessive fumes from a floor sealant that had been used by a contractor doing overnight work

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News
Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Sabra Hummus Recall Announced

Virginia-based Sabra Dipping Co., LLC is voluntarily recalling about 30,000 cases of Classic Hummus, sold nation-wide, due to possible contamination with Listeria.

The Classic varieties in the 10 oz. and 30

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Public Meeting on IBM-Endicott Contamination

An environmental group is planning to discuss what might be done to continue the cleanup at a polluted Endicott manufacturing site once owned by IBM.

The Western Broome Environmental Stakeholders Coalition will hold a public meeting at the First United Methodist Church at 53 McKinley Avenue

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Child Abuse Prevention Month on Southern Tier Close Up

Broome County Family Violence Prevention Council coordinator Janette Cyganovich Brush appears on the April 11 edition of the weekly local public affairs program, Southern Tier Close Up to talk about April as Child Abuse Prevention Month and the 30th anniversary of the formation of the collaborative effort known as the Family Violence Prevention Council

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WNBF News/Roger Neel Photo

M.A.S.H. Camp Coming to Lourdes Hospital

M.A.S.H Camp is coming to Lourdes Hospital for students entering 8th and 9th grade this fall.  Lourdes is giving students the opportunity to spend two days in the world of healthcare inside a hospital setting

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Broome Considers Free Transportation for Treatment

Some Broome County residents, including veterans and people needing treatment for addiction could be getting a free ride on public transportation to get to their counseling and doctor appointments

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