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Spencer Village Board looking for new code enforcement officer
October 22, 2019, 10:00 am | Source
SPENCER — The Spencer Village Board is interviewing candidates for the position of Code Enforcement Officer, following intense complaints about the job performance of the previous Code Enforcement Officer Mike Katchmir.

One fatality in highway accident
October 22, 2019, 10:00 am | Source
NICHOLS — The Tioga County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed one fatality in an accident that occurred in the eastbound lane of state Route 17 Sunday evening.

Nichols to test emergency siren today
October 22, 2019, 10:00 am | Source
NICHOLS — At 12:30 today, Village of Nichols officials will be testing the 115 dB emergency evacuation siren.

Pennsylvania AG announces $48 billion opioid epidemic deal with five companies
October 22, 2019, 10:00 am | Source
HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro joined a group of other attorney generals in announcing a $48 billion opioid epidemic deal with five companies on Monday.

DRI continues to advance behind-the-scenes in Owego
October 21, 2019, 10:00 am | Source
OWEGO — After successful project proposals were announced earlier this year for the $10 million Downtown Revitalization Initiative in Owego, state and county staff have been working with key entities to move the projects forward.

Wolverines march through Waverly
October 19, 2019, 10:00 am | Source
Students of the Waverly Central School District marched through the village on Friday for the district’s first homecoming parade, which started at the high school and ended at East Waverly Park. Several student groups and community organizations participated in the…

Waverly/Barton Fire District releases proposed budget
October 19, 2019, 10:00 am | Source
WAVERLY — The Waverly/Barton Fire District recently held its New York State-mandated Annual Budget Hearing to review the 2020 Operational Budget.

Tech in Tioga: Tioga Central tech coordinator updates board on students and technology
October 19, 2019, 10:00 am | Source
TIOGA — Tioga Central High School Social Studies teacher and Tech Coordinator Nick Aiello updated the school board this week on the state of technology in the district’s classrooms.

Sayre receives school safety grant
October 19, 2019, 10:00 am | Source
SAYRE — State Sen. Gene Yaw and State Rep. Tina Pickett announced on Friday that several schools in the region have been awarded funds from the Safe Schools Targeted Grants.

Legislature: October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month
October 19, 2019, 10:00 am | Source
OWEGO — In an annual reminder, Tioga County Legislators recently proclaimed October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, urging citizens to stay informed and take preventative measures when it comes to the disease.

SRAC's Drumbeats Through Time returns to Waverly today
October 19, 2019, 10:00 am | Source
WAVERLY — The Susquehanna River Archaeological Center located at 358 Broad Street in Waverly will hold the 16th Annual “Drumbeats Through Time” today.

Second man sentenced in airplane pot bust
October 18, 2019, 10:00 am | Source
TOWANDA — The second man who was arrested early last year for attempting to smuggle 200 pounds of marijuana in an airplane that had landed at the Bradford County Airport was recently sentenced to 21 months to five years in…

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