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Broome Sex Offender Information is Up-to-Date

Officials in the Broome County Sheriff’s Office say they have already addressed concerns brought up in an audit conducted by New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli’s office in May that cited ten law enforcement departments for being slow in updating information on registered sex offenders

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The Southern Tier Casino Debate Continues

Plenty of comments have been made but no vote yet in the Town of Union on a proposal to develop a resort and casino at Traditions at the Glen.

The Town Board had a public hearing at which 18 people gave comments for about 40 minutes

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

The Former Greene Police Chief Pleads Guilty to Officials Misconduct

The former Police Chief in the Village of Greene is to be sentenced in November after pleading guilty yesterday to two counts of official misconduct and one count of criminal contempt.

43 year old Stephen Dutcher had been arrested in April after Village officials reported missing items and items like tires, a vacuum cleaner and other items being purchased with Village money that allegedly turned up in Dutcher’s possession

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Broome and Binghamton Budgets Call For Tax Hikes

Both new governmental budget proposals presented in Broome County are calling for a tax increase.

County Executive Debra Preston’s $365 million plan calls for a tax levy increased of 2.49%.  That’s still below the state tax cap

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Teachout Discusses Campaign On Binghamton Now

Law professor Zephyr Teachout says she's "just thrilled" with how well her campaign performed against Governor Andrew Cuomo's well-financed reelection operation.

The latest unofficial returns from Tuesday's Democratic primary voting showed Cuomo defeating Teachout by a margin of 62 to 34 percent

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Cuomo, Hochul Prevail In Democratic Primary

Governor Andrew Cuomo has won the Democratic party nomination as he seeks a second, four-year term.

Cuomo received 62 percent of the vote in Tuesday's New York State primary. Fordham Law School professor Zephyr Teachout received 34 percent of the votes cast, while political activist Randy Credico received 3

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Libous Defeats Jones In GOP Senate Primary

State Senator Thomas Libous has won the Republican party nomination, defeating Tioga County businessman Denver Jones in a primary in the 52nd District.

Libous prevailed over Jones in Tuesday's GOP contest

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Primary Election Day In New York State

Today is Primary Day in New York State. The polls in Broome and Tioga counties will be open from noon to 9 p.m.

Democrats will choose a candidate for governor. Andrew Cuomo, who is seeking a second four-year term, is facing two challengers: Law professor Zephyr Teachout and political activist Randy Credico

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Libous Doubts Astorino Can Beat Cuomo [AUDIO]

The Republican candidate for governor of New York isn't getting an endorsement from one of the GOP's Senate leaders.

Senator Thomas Libous of Binghamton says he'll vote for Rob Astorino but expects Democratic Governor Andrew Cuomo will win a second term

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Libous: Residence Search “Politically Motivated”

New York State Senator Thomas Libous says he believes a search of his Binghamton residence was "politically motivated."

State and federal investigators were reported to have seized items belonging to Frances Libous, the senator's wife

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