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Binghamton Man is Indicted for Murder of a 17 Month Old Girl

A Binghamton man is under indictment for murder, manslaughter, assault and endangering the welfare of a child in connection with the death of a toddler in 2013.

Prosecutors say 31 year old Brenden Barrett is accused of acting recklessly and causing the death of 17 month old Camryn Davies of Harpursville December 9, 2013

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Jeremy Donovan/FOX 40 News [March 7, 2015]
Jeremy Donovan/FOX 40 News [March 7, 2015]

Another Charge in Court St. Car/ Pedestrian Collision

A second person is charged in connection with a car/pedestrian collision on the Court Street Bridge in Binghamton on the weekend of the City’s Saint Patrick’s celebration that cost a Long Island woman part of her leg

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Norwich Family Displaced by Fire

Officials are investigating the cause of a two-alarm house fire March 25 that displaced a Norwich family.

Chenango County Emergency Services officials say the fire on Graef Road was reported at around 3:30 p

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Kathy Whyte/WNBF News
Kathy Whyte/WNBF News

Study: Southern Tier Counties Face health Challenges

Out of 62 counties in New York State a new health ranking from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and  University of Wisconsin place Broome County near the bottom of the heap at 51 for health outcomes

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Category: Articles, Health, Local News
Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News
Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Ellenville Residents Arrested for Drug Possession

Officials with the Cortland county Drug Task Force say two people were arrested during a drug investigation March 20 on Clinton Avenue in the City of  Cortland.

Shortly after the initial action, authorities moved in to a location on Route 11 in the Town of Cortlandville at around 5:15 p

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News
Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Cortland County Men Arrested in Theft from a Dairy Barn

Two Cortland County men are facing felony charges for the theft of several guns and other items from an office inside a barn on Cheningo Road in the Town of Truxton last August.

Cortland County Sheriff’s officials say the owner of the dairy barn reported several long guns, tools, food and other items missing

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Drug Bust at Binghamton Bus Terminal

The Broome County Special Investigations Unit Task Force says officers have plugged at least one pipeline funneling large amounts of heroin and cocaine from New York city into Broome County.

Investigators say on the evening of March 22, they intercepted 130 grams of unpackaged, pure heroin and 52 grams of powder cocaine worth about $60,000 at the Downtown Binghamton Intermodal bus terminal

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Photo illustration by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images
Photo illustration by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

Mayor: “Good Chance” for Binghamton Casino Bid

Binghamton Mayor Richard David says he believes "there's a good chance" an application for a casino license will be submitted to the state.

New York's Gaming Commission has issued a request for casino license applications from the Southern Tier.

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Category: Business, Local News, News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Southern Tier Close Up Celebrates National Library Month

April is National Library Month and the March 28 edition of the weekly local public affairs program, Southern Tier Close Up celebrates with Broome County Library Director Lisa Wise.

While your local library still has hands-on books in their collection, modern libraries, like the Broome Central Library in Binghamton have also embraced the digital age

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News
Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Fire at Vacant Town of Owego Farmhouse Investigated

Investigators are looking into the cause of a fire that heavily damaged a centuries-old Town of Owego farmhouse that was vacant as it was undergoing renovations.

Fire Crews from the Southside Fire Company were joined at the site on Waits Road shortly before 11 a

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