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Three Firefighters Hurt Battling Apalachin Blaze

Three firefighters were sent to hospitals with injuries sustained as they battled an early-morning house fire in Tioga County May 7.

Authorities say the blaze at 42 New Street in Apalachin was reported at 2:02 a

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Tioga Man Accused of Fleeing From Troopers

A Tioga County man was arrested after state police say a pickup truck hit a utility pole when he jumped from the moving vehicle trying to elude troopers.

Authorities say 23-year-old Cody Kinnunen of Barton was taken into custody Sunday at his home

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More Than $1 Million Missing From Waverly Business

A Tioga County man has been accused of stealing a substantial amount of money from the business where he had worked.

Authorities say the business, State Line LLC of Waverly, apparently has lost more than $1 million as the result of the employee's actions

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Tioga Sheriff: Drug Raid Was a “Mistake”

Tioga County Sheriff Gary Howard acknowledges a police search of a town of Owego couple's home was a big mistake.

Howard, speaking on WNBF Radio's Binghamton Now program April 1, said he didn't want to "downplay it at all."

The she

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Tioga Terror: Police Raid Home, Find Nothing

A town of Owego couple say no one's apologized to them after police took them into custody and conducted a futile nighttime search for drugs and guns at their home

Steven and Cindy Dunlap say they no longer feel safe in their home since the events of February 11

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Police: Tioga Man Lied About Truck Being Stolen

A Tioga County man has been accused of concocting a story about a vehicle theft.

Authorities say 37-year-old Arthur Schermerhorn of Berkshire was charged with falsely reporting an incident.

According to the Tioga County Sheriff's Office, Schermerhorn falsely reported his truck had been stolen

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News [March 5, 2014]
Bob Joseph/WNBF News [March 5, 2014]

Harris Accused of Threatening Student in Owego

Calvin Harris, who is in the midst of his third murder trial, may be appearing soon in a Tioga County court.

An Owego police report indicates Harris was involved in a dispute with a student following a SUNY Broome Community College class that was held in the Tioga County Administrative building in the village

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News [file]

Effort to Save Owego Catholic School Continues

Supporters of St. Patrick School in Owego say they have not met the $500,000 goal of a fundraising campaign launched about six weeks ago.

Parents have been told Tioga County's only Catholic school was in serious jeopardy of closing

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News [file]

Tioga County to Hold Job Fair in Owego

Dozens of businesses are planning to participate in a job fair program in Owego.

Tioga County officials say the event will be held Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Treadway Inn on Route 17C

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Photo illustration by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

Casino Board Moves To Accept Southern Tier Applications

Efforts to obtain state approval for a casino in the Southern Tier may move forward after the Gaming Facility Location Board gave its approval to a plan to request new applications.

The panel's action follows a December selection of a plan to establish a casino in the town of Tyre

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