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Southern Tier Close Up

Kathy Whyte brings a wealth of news writing and broadcasting experience to the air every weekday morning with First News and the WNBF Morning Team.  Kathy joins Morning Show Host Roger Neel beginning at 5:30 AM with the latest local news, weather and travel information.

A graduate of Elmira College, Kathy worked in broadcasting in the Elmira market before heading East to our community. A long-time News Director with WAAL she also is part of that station’s Morning Team.

Kathy and her husband Randy are the proud owners of two Greyhounds that keep them quite busy.  They both enjoy camping when a busy broadcast schedule permits. WNBF First News and Kathy Whyte information you can depend on!

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Sa 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Unadilla Man Accused of Possessing Heroin

A Unadilla man is accused of possessing narcotics after he was stopped by Chenango County Sheriff’s officials.

Authorities say 39 year old Jacob Conklin was detained in a traffic stop in the Village of Afton and a search of his vehicle turned up heroin

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

Unadilla Man is Accused of Using a Stolen Debit Card

An Otsego County man is accused of using a stolen debit card.

New York State Police say 22 year old Jacob Richie of Unadilla is charged with criminal possession of stolen property and petit larceny

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Category: Articles, Crime, Local News
Susquehanna Valley School photo
Susquehanna Valley School photo

Susquehanna Valley Names New Superintendent

The Susquehanna Valley School starts the new week with a new Superintendent.

The Board of Education January 30 announced the appointment of Roland Doig as superintendent.

Most recently, Doig was the middle school principal in the district

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Category: Articles, Local News
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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Grow Broome to Help Small Businesses

The Grow Broome Fund is being launched to help small businesses with longer term financing and other financial incentives.

The Broome County Industrial Development Agency is operating the Fund through the national ‘Grow America Fund’ and is able to offer the longer term loans, larger loans, lower down payments and lower interest rates as well as structure the terms of financing to the individual business

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Oliver Lang/Getty Images Photo
Oliver Lang/Getty Images Photo

Beer Delivered to Your Door?

Lawmakers in Pennsylvania are considering a proposal that would have home delivery of beer.

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News
Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

Wellsboro Contractor is Accused of Cheating Bradford County Couple

Pennsylvania State Police claim an Ulster Township Couple was bilked by a home improvement contractor.

33 year old Charles Carr of Wellsboro is charged with theft by deception for allegedly entering into an agreement with the couple to do work on their property that he never completed

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Category: Articles, Crime, Local News
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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

One Dead in Enfield Pickup/ Garbage Truck Crash

The investigation is continuing into a fatal crash involving a pickup truck and an Ithaca garbage truck.

New York State Police say at about 8:30 a.m. January 28 the Casella Waste Management garbage truck was hit by the Dodge Ram driven by 49 year old Paul Carl of Ithaca on Mecklenburg Road in the Town of Enfield

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Suspected Owego Drug Dealer Arrested

The Owego Police Department says officers arrested 20 year old Nicholas Benker of Owego on drug charges.

Police stopped Benker on Temple Street in the Village of Owego January 28 and say he was found in possession of drugs

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Category: Articles, Crime, Local News
red snapper

Mediterranean Roasted Whole Red Snapper Recpie

 

Mediterranean Style Roasted Red Snapper (Prep. time :40 minutes. Serves 2)

1 whole red snapper, cleaned and scaled

¼ yellow onion, thinly sliced

¼  C. drained diced tomato

¼ C. diced p

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Broome Council of Churches on Southern Tier Close Up

The director of the Broome County Council of Churches speaks on the January 31 edition of the weekly local public affairs program, Southern Tier Close Up.

Joe Sellepack talks about the large number of projects in the community that are undertaken by members of the Council and explains how programs like building wheelchair ramps at homes align with "the God thing

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