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The TSA Gives Advice on Flying With Your Gun

Officials with the National Transportation Safety Administration says they often find improperly packed and unchecked firearms being carried by airline passengers.

Speaking at the Greater Binghamton Airport, TWA Spokeswoman Lisa Farbstein says most of the time, travelers forget to secure their weapon and disclose it to the airline and screeners

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Broome Property Auction August 1

Broome County is looking to unload over 125 properties at auction.

The County property auction is taking place starting at 10 a.m. August 1 at the Holiday Inn, Binghamton.  Bidders must register between 8:30 a

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Rock Against Suicide in Friendsville, Pennsylvania

The Mental Health Association of the Southern Tier is looking to use the power of music to raise awareness of anti-suicide resources and the need to reach out to others who are having difficulties

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WNBF News/Roger Neel Photo

Broome County Airport Corridor Work Finally Underway

Work on the path from the Binghamton main metro area to the top of Mount Ettrick, home of the Greater Binghamton Airport, is getting a boost with the announcement of $9 million for the Airport Corridor project

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Shots Reported Fired at Binghamton Elks Lodge

City of Binghamton Police are investigating a report of shots fired early this morning at the Elks Antler Lodge on Chenango Street.

Very little information is available other than police responded to the at 12:22 a

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WNBF News/Roger Neel Photo

Insane Inflatable 5 K is Coming

News Radio 1290 WNBF's Insane Inflatable 5K is coming !  For the first time in the Triple Cities the Insane Inflatable 5 K is set.  Perhaps you participated in last year's race at the New York State Fairgrounds in Syracuse

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Smoky Fire Damages Binghamton East Middle School

A spectacular fire damaged a section of Binghamton's East Middle School.

The two-alarm blaze at the school at 167 East Frederick Street was reported around 2:45 p.m. July 23.

Initial reports indicated about 10 workers who were involved in a roofing project may have been trapped on top of the three-story building

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New York State Department of Motor Vehicles [file]

Cuomo Wants Fiala to Succeed Libous in Senate

Governor Andrew Cuomo has started campaigning for Barbara Fiala for the state Senate seat vacated with the federal court conviction of Thomas Libous.

Less than 24 hours after Libous was found guilty of lying to the FBI, Cuomo said Fiala - a former Broome County executive - would "be fantastic" as a candidate

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Binghamton Job Market Recovery Is Slow

Binghamton’s job market is not rebounding at the pace analysts with the New York State Department of Labor in the area say they expected with some recovery being shown in the national economy.

Still, the unemployment rate from June 2015 to June 2015 decreased by a

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Kathy Whyte/ News Radio WNBF

Towanda Man Accused of Planning to Sell Bath Salts

A Bradford County man is accused of getting the synthetic drugs: Bath Salts from China with the intent to sell the substance.

Pennsylvania State Police say they found about a thousand grams of Bath salts at 23 year old Jack Maloney-Williams’ home in Towanda July 20

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