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Suspected Owego Drug Dealer Arrested

The Owego Police Department says officers arrested 20 year old Nicholas Benker of Owego on drug charges.

Police stopped Benker on Temple Street in the Village of Owego January 28 and say he was found in possession of drugs

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The Rewrite
The Rewrite

Binghamton University Hosting Movie Screening

A special advance screening of The Rewrite, a film written and directed by Binghamton University graduate Marc Lawrence, will be held on the Vestal campus.

The romantic comedy starring Hugh Grant and Marisa Tomei is set at Binghamton University. Althoug

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Recreational Skating at Highland Park in Endwell

Town of Union residents who enjoy ice skating have been utilizing a temporary facility at Highland Park in Endwell.

A softball field at the park was flooded a few weeks ago to provide the skating area

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Andy Dean/ThinkStock

DWI Charged After Vehicle Winds Up Stuck in Snow

A Deposit man was accused of drunken driving after a vehicle drifted off a Route 17 exit ramp and became stuck in the snow.

Authorities say 53-year-old William Barnhart was arrested early today.

According to state police, a trooper was dispatched to Exit 84 following a 911 call reporting a disabled vehicle

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

More Job Cuts Reported at IBM Sites

Another round of layoffs at IBM locations around the United States is underway.

Officials at IBM headquarters in Westchester County won't discuss how many workers are losing their jobs but reports suggest that the number will be at least several thousand

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WNBF News/Roger Neel Photo

Pedro Lopez Returns to Manage Binghamton Mets

Pedro Lopez is returning for a fourth season as manager of the Binghamton Mets.   Lopez led the B- Mets to the Eastern League Championship this past season.  He is the winningest manager in Binghamton Mets history with 237 wins. 

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WNBF News/Roger Neel Photo

Binghamton Bearcats Drop Home Game Versus UMBC

The Binghamton Bearcats women's basketball team played host to the University of Maryland Baltimore County last night at the Events Center.  The Retrievers picked up the victory with a 71-55 score as they earned their second conference win of the season

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Broome Council of Churches on Southern Tier Close Up

The director of the Broome County Council of Churches speaks on the January 31 edition of the weekly local public affairs program, Southern Tier Close Up.

Joe Sellepack talks about the large number of projects in the community that are undertaken by members of the Council and explains how programs like building wheelchair ramps at homes align with "the God thing

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Binghamton Looks for Human Rights Volunteer

The City of Binghamton is looking for a volunteer to fill an opening on the Human Rights Commission.

Letters expressing interest and relevant experience can be submitted to the City Clerk’s Office at 38 Hawley Street by 4:45 p

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Southern Tier Competes for Development Funds

The Southern Tier Regional Economic Development Council is putting together its latest development plans in the hopes of landing a portion of $1.5 billion in New York State economic aid.

The local group met with Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul at Binghamton University to review last week’s State of the State address and the Upstate Revitalization competition

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