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Broome Election Officials Want to Know About Voting Problems

Broome County board of election representatives say their employees have been working to ensure voting goes smoothly at all polling places. But if problems do crop up, they want to hear about them on election day so they are able to take action

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Libous, Orzel Spar in Lively “Binghamton Now” Debate

New York State Senate candidates Thomas Libous and John Orzel engaged in a spirited discussion of the issues in a live radio debate Wednesday on News Radio 1290 WNBF.

The incumbent Libous, a Binghamton Republican, again is being challenged by Orzel, a Whitney Point Democrat, for the 52nd district State Senate seat. The district in

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Port Crane Man Charged with DWI after Striking Several Signs

A 50-year-old Broome County man was arrested after a car crash near his home.

Authorities say Steven Snow of Port Road in Port Crane backed out of his driveway Monday evening in a vehicle that went across the street into a neighbor's yard, striking a marker sign

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

BC Transit Buses Stopped by Sandy

BC Transit bus operations were suspended Monday because of the storm.

According to the county, the last outbound buses were to leave the downtown Binghamton bus station at Chenango and Henry streets at 6 p

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Broome State of Emergency Ends at 4:30 am

The powerful storm resulted in states of emergency in Binghamton-area counties.

A State of Emergency has been declared in Broome County, starting at four o'clock Monday afternoon.

County Executive Debra Preston's office announced the declaration at noon

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Broome Government Camera Policy Revealed

Your iPhone or iPad could be seized if you violate the new Broome County government "camera policy."

The policy at the Broome County Office Building was put in place August 3, almost three months ago

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

BC Transit Unlimited Bus Passes Restored After Protests

After a firestorm of complaints, a plan to drop unlimited BC Transit bus passes has been changed. But prices for the passes would go up.

Broome County executive Debra Preston Wednesday afternoon announced a revised fare structure plan that would reinstitute a 31-day unlimited ride pass

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Upstate NY Receives Ag Disaster Designation

An agricultural disaster designation has been approved for some Southern Tier and Central New York counties.

State officials had sought the status following losses related to drought and unusually warm conditions that occurred since June

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Owego-Apalachin “Peaceful” School Buses

A peaceful bus is a happy bus -- and a safe bus. More than 400 elementary students in the Owego-Apalachin School District are being encouraged by administrators and bus drivers to be respectful and responsible as they travel to and from school

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Otsiningo Regional Farmers Market Planned

A regional farmers market planned for the Binghamton area is expected to cost more than $500,000 to develop.

The market site is to be built at Broome County's Otsiningo Park in the town of Dickinson

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