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Big Changes for NYS Fairgrounds Planned

Acting New York State Fair Director, Troy Waffner and Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney are proposing revamping the over century old fairgrounds outside of Syracuse.

The plans call for eliminating the grandstand and the mile-long dirt racetrack, opening up about 70 acres

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WNBF News/Roger Neel Photo

Major Progress Made on Prospect Mountain Project

New York State Department of Transportation officials report progress has been made in Phase 1 of the Prospect Mountain Project on Interstate 81/ Route 17 involving travel into and through Binghamton and surrounding areas. 

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Construction Starts at Former Lincoln Hotel Site

Construction crews have begun site preparation work for a planned multiple-use building in Binghamton's First Ward.

A three-story structure is to be constructed on the Clinton Street property where the historic Lincoln Hotel had stood for decades

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iStock photo

Owego Man Jailed After Domestic Dispute

A 19-year-old man faces several charges following a disturbance at a residence in the village of Owego.

Authorities say Tyler Pawlowski was arrested Monday afternoon after state police were called to investigate a dispute on East Main Street

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News [file]
Bob Joseph/WNBF News [file]

Endicott Mayor Bertoni Seeking Reelection

Endicott Mayor John Bertoni says he will seek a third, four-year term.

Bertoni revealed his intention to run for reelection on WNBF Radio's Binghamton Now program.

Bertoni, a Democrat, was first

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Study Shows Gas Drilling Contamination in Bradford County

A new study out of Penn State University says at least three wells in Bradford County, Pennsylvania have been contaminated with toxic fluids as a result of drilling and hydraulic fracturing for natural gas in the Marcellus Shale play

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Prep Work Underway For New Ellis Brothers Store

Workers have started gutting the interior of a former department store building in downtown Binghamton that will become the new home to Ellis Brothers Contemporary Furniture.

The store was displaced when fire tore through a Water Street building just over a year ago

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News [file]

Vestal Parkway Repaving Project Resumes

The final phase in a major Vestal repaving project is underway.

Construction crews are doing nighttime work on a section of Route 434 between the Binghamton city line and Bunn Hill Road.

According to the New York State Department of Transportation, pavement repair operations will be done between 7 p

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Matthew Cavanaugh/Getty Images [file]
Matthew Cavanaugh/Getty Images [file]

NY Senate Leader Skelos Faces Corruption Charges

New York state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos and his son, Adam Skelos, have been arrested on federal corruption charges.

The 67-year-old senator and his 32-year-old son turned themselves in at an FBI office in New York City May 4

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Owego Man Dies After Raceway Collision

A Tioga County man sustained fatal injuries in a crash during a race at a town of Lisle dirt track.

Authorities say 38-year-old Michael L. Smith of Owego died at Wilson Medical Center following a two-car collision at Broome-Tioga Sports Center on Route 79

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