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Owego Native Killed In Her Pennsylvania Home

Authorities say a woman who grew up in Tioga County was killed in her home in Pennsylvania. Two people, including a teenage boy, have been charged in her death.

According to police in Lancaster, 32-year-old Nicole Mathewson did not show up for her job as an elementary school teacher on Monday morning

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Lockheed-Owego Recognized By Weather Service

Lockheed Martin in Owego is giving a boost to a National Weather Service preparedness program.

The agency has recognized the major Tioga County employer as a StormReady Supporter. It's part of an initiative to prepare people for potentially-devastating storms

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Traffic Pattern Changes Planned At Owego Intersection

State transportation officials are working to improve the flow of truck traffic through a busy intersection in the village of Owego.

The Department of Transportation has outlined plans to make changes at Main Street and North Avenue

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Owego Man Charged In Village Slashing

A 19-year-old man has been charged with assault in connection with a slashing incident in the village of Owego.

Authorities say Dakota Steigler of Owego was arrested shortly after a man was attacked on North Avenue around 8:40 Wednesday night

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Tioga County Woman Charged With Forgery

A Nichols woman has been accused of cashing a check with a forged signature.

Authorities say 33-year-old Jennifer Bridge of Red Brush Road was arrested Thursday.

According to the Tioga County Sheriff's Office, Bridge cashed the check at the Chemung Canal Bank office in Owego

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Owego Woman Jailed On Child Endangerment Charge

A Tioga County woman was arrested after she allegedly failed to appear in court on a charge of endangering the welfare of a child.

Authorities say 44-year-old Danelle Mitchell of Owego was arrested Tuesday on a bench warrant

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Owego Police Staffing Levels Unchanged

The Owego village board has opted not to add two officers to the police department.

Three trustees voted against hiring the officers during Monday night's meeting. Two other trustees were joined by Mayor Kevin Millar in voting in favor of the hiring measure

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Man Charged With DWI After Vehicle Becomes Disabled

A Tioga County man was charged with driving while intoxicated following a report of a disabled vehicle in Owego.

Authorities say 53-year-old Roland Toussaint of Apalachin was arrested Saturday.

According to state police, troopers were called to check out a broken down vehicle on West Main Street

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Knitters Brighten Owego Ahead Of Strawberry Fest

An unusual art project has helped add color to the village of Owego in preparation for the annual Strawberry Festival.

Laura Eberly, one of the organizers of what was billed as a community "yarn bomb" project, says people who knit and crochet donated pieces they crafted over the past several weeks

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Lockheed Martin Plans Job Cuts At Owego Site

More layoffs have been announced at Lockheed Martin's Tioga County facility in another cost-cutting move by the company.

Forty people who work in cafeteria and janitorial positions at the Owego complex have been told they'll lose their jobs next month

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