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Kathy Whyte/ DEC website
Kathy Whyte/ DEC website

Hillcrest Contamination Comments Accepted

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is accepting comments from the public on plans to clean up chemical contamination at the TCMF Hillcrest facility on Nowlan Road.  The comments will be accepted through January 19

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News
Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

New Arrest in Town of Marathon Home Invasion

The investigation continues, but a 4th arrest has been made in connection with a Halloween night home-invasion robbery in the Town of Marathon.

Cortland County Sheriff’s officials say 49 year old JaneMarie Burke of Spencer joins her son Ian Burke, as well as Gage Hatch and Jennifer Kaye in facing charges for the break in where she was the caretaker of an elderly couple in the home and said she was assaulted and a safe was stolen

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Category: Articles, Crime, Local News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News [March 5, 2014]
Bob Joseph/WNBF News [March 5, 2014]

Harris 3rd Murder Trial Delayed Again

The third trial for a former Tioga County businessman, accused of murdering his estranged wife in 2001 is being delayed again.

Calvin Harris had been scheduled to be retried September 15 for the disappearance of Michele Harris

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Category: Articles, Crime, Local News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Binghamton Gasoline Prices Continue To Fall

The cost of a gallon of gasoline in the Binghamton area is about 60 cents lower today than it was a year ago.

The ongoing price plunge at gas pumps is resulting in significant savings to drivers as they refuel their vehicles

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Photo Provided by Binghamton University Sports Information
Photo Provided by Binghamton University Sports Information

Olympic Champion Rebecca Lobo is Coming to Binghamton University

The Binghamton Bearcats Athletic Association will host the 10th annual Celebrating Women's Athletics Luncheon presented by M & T Bank on Monday, February 2 at noon at the Events Center.  This year's featured speaker will be Rebecca Lobo, an Olympic Champion and WNBA star. 

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Win McNamee/Getty Images
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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American Heart Association Logo

Brain Images Following Mild Stroke Predict Future Risk

According to the latest research published by the American Heart Association a CT brain scan done within 24 hours of a mild,non-disabling stroke can predict when a patient will be at the highest risk of suffering another stroke

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Treatment System Tested At Vestal Sewage Plant

A new treatment system is being evaluated at the Binghamton-Johnson City Joint Sewage Treatment Facilities.

The Vestal plant treats more than five-billion gallons of sewage generated by Broome County residents and businesses annually

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Suspicious “Dog Insurance Salesman” Reported in Wysox

Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a report of a suspicious person in Wysox.
Officials say at 2:50 p.m. December 3, a man made contact with a homeowner on State Route 6 (The Golden Mile) and invited himself in

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Category: Articles, Crime, Local News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Owego Man Accused of Trying to Sell Business its Own Scrap

An Owego man is accused of stealing over 100 pounds of aluminum from Weitsman’s Scrap then trying to sell it back to the business.

Tioga County Sheriff’s officials say 21 year old Corey Harders is accused of taking 137 pounds of aluminum from a Weitsman location on Recycle Drive in Owego then trying to sell it back to Weitsman’s office on West Main Street

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