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Port Crane Motorcyclist Faces Over a Half Dozen Charges

Broome County Sheriff’s officials say a Port Crane man suffered a broken arm and other injuries when he crashed a motorcycle on Route 7B near Nowland Road in Port Crane August 30.

Deputies say they found 35 year old Rusty Baker had several alcoholic beverages prior to the 2:16 a

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Oxford Man Allegedly Injures Trooper

A Chenango County man is accused of leading the New York State Police on a mile-long chase, ramming a patrol car and injuring a trooper.

State Police say they stopped 42 year old Damion Burns of Oxford August 28 after chasing him on State Route 12 in the Town of Greene

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Photo: Ewa Mazur
Photo: Ewa Mazur

Johnson City Field Days This Weekend

Expect heavier than normal traffic for a few days starting September 4 around Harry L. Drive and Route 201 in Johnson City as the J.C. Field Days get underway at Northside Park.

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New York State Police Photo
New York State Police Photo

Hundreds of Bags of Heroin Seized in Endicott

An Endicott man is accused of having 622 bags of heroin and other drugs at his apartment on North Street.

Members of the Broome County Special Investigations Unit Task Force executed a search warrant at the home of 51 year old Dennis Scrubbs September 2 and found Suboxone, powder cocaine, crack cocaine, marijuana and $3,784 in suspected drug sales proceeds in addition to the heroin

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WNBF News/Roger Neel Photo

B-Mets Clinch Playoff Spot!

The Binghamton Mets have nailed their play off spot shutting down the Fightin Phils in the third game of a four-game series in a massive 16-4 win.

The B-Mets magic number was two to get to the post-season and a loss by Trenton put them there

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Category: Articles, Local News, Sports
Getty Images Photo by Bill Olive
Getty Images Photo by Bill Olive

“Superfly” Grounded

Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka, long-time star in professional wrestling, has been charged with third-degree murder and involuntary manslaughter in the death of his girlfriend over 30 years ago.  Prosecutors announced the results of a grand jury investigation September 1 implicating Snuka in the death of 23 year-old Nancy Argentino of Brooklyn, New York in 1983

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Catholic Schools President on Southern Tier Close Up

The new school year is gearing up and the President of the Catholic Schools of Broome County, Richard Bucci is the guest on the September 5 and September 12 edition of the weekly, local public affairs program, Southern Tier Close Up

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Judge to Rule on Lawsuit Against Harpursville Schools

A judge says he will issue a decision soon on a lawsuit filed by parents in the Harpursville School District against the Board of Education.

The group, called ‘School Transparency Organization for Parents’, or “STOP” claims the board routinely violated open meeting laws, mismanaged the budget and made personnel appointments without public knowledge or input

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News
Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Binghamton Parking Ticket Scofflaws Get a Break

Kathy Whyte/ WNBF NewsBinghamton’s program to give parking ticket scofflaws a bit of a break in settling their debt is now underway.

The City is allowing offenders to pay the 75% of the total cost of a ticket issued before January 1, including any penalties and late fees through the end of September

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News
Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Southern Tier Development Competition Update

The Southern Tier Regional Economic Development Council says it has 33 projects in its portfolio in the competition for a $500 million award from New York State.

Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul was on hand September 1 to hear the progress of the work of the council in the competition

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