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Casino Board Moves To Accept Southern Tier Applications

Efforts to obtain state approval for a casino in the Southern Tier may move forward after the Gaming Facility Location Board gave its approval to a plan to request new applications.

The panel's action follows a December selection of a plan to establish a casino in the town of Tyre

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Photo: Broome County

Deb Preston Delivers Fourth State of the County Address

Broome County Executive Debra Preston is hoping to move forward development on Airport Road that has been talked about for years.

In her State of the County address, the Republican said the county will break ground this spring to bring water, sewer and utilities to the airport corridor as a step closer to creating a corporate park near the airport

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News
Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Former Delhi Fire Chief Dies in Wood Cutting Accident

A well-known retired Delaware County diary farmer and former Delhi Fire Chief is being remembered for his service to the community after being found dead under a tree on his property off County Route 14 in Delhi February 25

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News
Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Endwell Liquor Store Robbed

Broome County Sheriff’s officials are looking for a suspect in the strong-armed robbery of J&S Wine and Liquor on East Main Street in Endwell.

Officials say the robbery was reported just after 2 p.m.

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Endicott Man Suspect in Armed Robberies and DJ Equipment Heist

New York State Police say an Endicott man is in custody, accused of holding up two Endwell businesses in a matter of five days this month while Broome County Sheriff’s officials say he’s also accused of stealing a vehicle full of thousands of dollars of electronics

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Binghamton Magic City Icehouse to Come Down in April

The City of Binghamton plans to place an advertisement March 6 asking for bids for the demolition of the old Magic City Ice building on Front Street.

Mayor Richard David says he’s looking forward to no longer having the “dilapidated eyesore” greeting everyone entering the city

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Johnson City Man Charged with Burglary

Police say a man faces a felony burglary count following an incident at the Walmart store in Johnson City.

Authorities say 29-year-old John Pilipovic of Johnson City was arrested Wednesday morning.

Investigators say security employees at the store on Gannett Drive told police a man had stolen items from the business

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Cheri Lindsey Mural at Binghamton Park Vanishes

A painting honoring a Binghamton girl who was killed while collecting on her newspaper route has vanished from a building at a city park named in her memory.

The mural featuring the image of Cheri Ann Lindsey had been a fixture at the North Side park near the Binghamton Plaza

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Cortland Man Faces Charges After Shoplifting Complaint

A man suspected of stealing merchandise from a Cortland County store faces drug and weapon charges.

Authorities say 36-year-old Gabe Morris of Cortland was arrested after state police investigated a shoplifting incident at the Kmart store on Route 13 in Cortlandville

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News
Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Residents Spread Grease Fires Trying to Extingush With Water

While the Twin Tiers have been seeing an uptick in the number of fires recently, apparently resulting from improperly trying to thaw frozen pipes, authorities say cooking fires still top the list of incidents

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