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One Person Hospitalized After Car Crashes Into Conklin Home VIEW VIDEO
January 31, 2016 - One person was injured after crashing their car into a Conklin house Saturday night. According to the Broome County Sheriff's Office, their crews responded to the incident at 1893 Conklin Road... more

One-Car Rollover Traps Victim Inside VIEW VIDEO
January 16, 2016 - One Person was extracted out of a car and sent to the hospital after the car rolled over on State Route 7 in Conklin Friday Night. Broome County Sheriffs responded to the incident that occurred at... more

Conklin Man Indicted for Shooting Sister's Dog VIEW VIDEO
January 12, 2016 - A Conklin man has been indicted for shooting his sister's dog. A Broome County grand jury indicted 19-year-old Kobe Hanns on charges of Aggravated Cruelty to Animals and Criminal Mischief in the... more

Conklin Man Found With Stolen Vehicle and Meth VIEW VIDEO
January 9, 2016 - Broome County Sheriff's arrested Luke Silver, 27 of Conklin after he took a car without permission. The theft was reported from  46 Doolittle Rd. in The Town of Colesville. Authorities say Silver... more

Pair Charged with Stealing Thousands From Public Departments VIEW VIDEO
January 6, 2016 - Two women who allegedly stole thousands of dollars from two different departments appeared in court Wednesday afternoon. The defendants, 54 year old Linda Vail of Fenton and 48 year old Laura... more

Police: Man Shoots Sister's Dog after Dispute VIEW VIDEO
January 4, 2016 - A Conklin man has been arrested for shooting his sister's dog. On Saturday January 2, 2016, at about 11:30 a.m., New York State Police arrested Kobe S. Hanns, 19, of Conklin for the felony of... more

Conklin Santa Collects Gifts for Dozens of Families VIEW VIDEO
December 22, 2015 - The Big Man from the North Pole is getting some help from his look alike in Conklin ahead of Christmas Eve.     The Conklin Santa is helping to spread some joy to needy families in the town.... more

In Conklin, Music Makes Holiday Spirit Prevalent For All! VIEW VIDEO
December 8, 2015 - A local school brought about holiday spirit with music. Technically, it's still fall. But Richard T. Stank Middle School in Conklin hosted a winter concert tonight. Student musicians and... more

Maines Theft Leads to Grand Larceny Arrest of an Employee VIEW VIDEO
December 1, 2015 - A Binghamton woman has been arrested for allegedly stealing over $2000 from Maines Paper and Food Service. Inc. On Monday, New York State Police arrested Rosalind L. Jolicoeur, 50, for grand... more

Richard T. Stank Middle School Senior Thanksgiving VIEW VIDEO
November 17, 2015 - Thanksgiving came a little early for some Susquehana Valley senior citizens. today as students from Richard T. Stank Middle School, put on their gloves to serve turkey, stuffing, pumpkin pie and... more

Woman Who Robbed Two Local Banks Is Sentenced
November 4, 2015 - A woman who pleaded guilty to robbing a bank in Town of Chenango and another in Conklin will serve one to three years in prison.     36-year-old Jamie Blewett of Norwich pleaded guilty in July to... more

House Fire in Town of Conklin VIEW VIDEO
October 30, 2015 - The Conklin Fire Department responded to a large house fire around 7:30 Friday evening. When they arrived to the scene on Banta Rd. the fire was going strong. "The front of the house was fully... more

Update on the Details of the Conklin Fire This Afternoon
October 12, 2015 - Crews from Binghamton, Conklin and other localities were called to a fire in Conklin this afternoon.     Fox 40 arrived at the scene at around 5pm as the blaze was largely extinguished. NY 7 was... more

Trailer Fire in Conklin News Comes In VIEW VIDEO
October 12, 2015 - Multiple crews responded to a trailer fire in Conklin Monday afternoon.     It happened just before 4:30 Monday afternoon at 227 Montrose Drive at the Blue Ridge Trailer Park. Our crew on scene... more

Conklin Kitchen Catches Fire After Resident Falls Asleep VIEW VIDEO
October 4, 2015 - Fire crews were called to a home in Conklin last night after reports of a house fire. Crews said the fire was caused by cooking. A neighbor told said the person in the home had fallen asleep... more

Police: Binghamton Man 'Severely' Beat Dog VIEW VIDEO
September 17, 2015 - New York State Police arrested a Binghamton man for allegedly beating his girlfriend's dog. Patrick Burton was arrested on September eights with aggravated cruelty to animals. That's a... more

A Look At Crime Cases in Our Region VIEW VIDEO
August 28, 2015 - New York state police used a taser while arresting 22-year-old Ryan A. MacPherson for menacing, criminal mischief, cruelty to animals and drug possession. After ignoring commands of arresting... more

A Staggering Report on Area DWI VIEW VIDEO
August 5, 2015 - A Binghamton woman is under arrest after police say she drove with a blood-alcohol level almost four times the legal limit. 56-year-old Sally Adams is charged with Aggravated DWI after police say... more

Kirkwood has Broome County's Best-Tasting Water VIEW VIDEO
August 4, 2015 - The results are in and Kirkwood has the best-tasting water in Broome County. The win comes after last Friday's contest at the Broome County Fair. Kirkwood's supply beat out samples from Conklin,... more

Officials and Residents Talk National Night Out Crime Prevention Initiative VIEW VIDEO
August 4, 2015 - Bringing unity to the community, that's the idea of the nationwide push to rid crime across America. The 32nd annual National Night Against Drugs and Crime celebration takes place every first... more

Social Media Reuniting Pets with Owners VIEW VIDEO
July 29, 2015 - When Jeff Marcey's boxer Tyson went missing from his Newark Valley home earlier this month, it turned Marcey's family's life upside down. "We basically lived out of our truck. Our leads were 10... more

Broome County Executive Preston Not Running For 52nd District
July 28, 2015 - Broome County Executive Debbie Preston will not run for the 52nd state senate seat, afterall. Preston sent a statement Tuesday morning putting an end to days of speculation. “While I am... more

Lawsuit Against Preston Dismissed VIEW VIDEO
July 24, 2015 - The lawsuit against Broome County Executive Debbie Preston, claiming she harassed an employee of the Broome County Sheriff's Office, has been dismissed.     Dawn Shafer claimed Preston harassed... more

Fairgoers Celebrate Last Day of 44th Annual Conklin Fair VIEW VIDEO
July 18, 2015 - Over in Conklin -- the last day to enjoy some fair festivities. The 44th annual Conklin fair kicked off Thursday with what organizers call the largest parade Conklin has ever seen complete with... more

World War Two Vets Honored on 70th Anniversary of War's End VIEW VIDEO
July 17, 2015 - Congressman Richard Hanna led a ceremony Friday to honor more than a dozen local living veterans of World War Two.     The event at Binghamton University - which was established as a college... more

Preview of Conklin Fair VIEW VIDEO
July 16, 2015 - Everyone seems to love a parade and earlier on Thursday night in Conklin the 44th annual fair kicked off with a parade to honor first responders.    Organizers say the parade was the largest... more

Pamela Sweat Speaks Out After Son David's Capture VIEW VIDEO
June 29, 2015 - The 22 day manhunt for convicted murderers Richard Matt and David Sweat is over. Matt shot and killed Friday by police. Sweat shot by authorities Sunday and is in police custody. We've reached... more

David Sweat Captured Brings Relief to Family, Community VIEW VIDEO
June 29, 2015 - The capture of David Sweat provided a sense of relief to many in upstate New York, including his own mother. Pamela Sweat feared for her son's life and was anxious to see him captured and returned... more

Convicted Killer David Sweat's Mother Speaks Out After Son's Capture VIEW VIDEO
June 28, 2015 - The search finally over ... David Sweat shot and in police custody -- this after a 3 week long manhunt for he and accomplice Richard Matt who was shot and killed by authorities Friday. Sweat is... more

Antique Car Show Comes to Conklin VIEW VIDEO
June 21, 2015 - Dads love cars right?  Well what better way to celebrate Father's Day that with an antique car show? Sunday more than 4,000 people came out for the 50th Annual Iroquois Region Antique Automobile... more

Kiwanis Club Salutes High School Seniors Ready to Join Military VIEW VIDEO
June 17, 2015 - Some high school students from the southern tier who are planning to enter the military after graduation were honored Wednesday night by the Conklin Kiwanis Club.  The ceremony was held at Windsor... more

Murderer Manhunt Continues. Sweat's Mother Reacts VIEW VIDEO
June 10, 2015 - The manhunt continues for David Sweat and Richard Matt, who escaped over the weekend from the maximum-security Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora.   Sweat is serving a life sentence... more

Conklin Remembers Those Who Served VIEW VIDEO
May 30, 2015 - The Town of Conklin is honoring those who've dedicated their lives to serving our country. Saturday more than 50 people came out for the Conklin Memorial Dedication in connection with Conklin... more

Broome County Attorney Seeks Dismissal of Suit Against Preston VIEW VIDEO
May 20, 2015 - Broome County's attorney has responded to a harassment lawsuit against County Executive Debbie Preston, asking for it to be dismissed.     In February an employee of the Broome County's Sheriff's... more

Conklin Economy Gets National Attention VIEW VIDEO
March 5, 2015 - Conklin is receiving national attention as the town continues to consider seceding from the state of New York in response  to the governor's ban on fracking and poor economic conditions. Fox... more

National Attention For Conklin, So. Tier Economic Struggles VIEW VIDEO
March 4, 2015 - Fracking and other economic issues have prompted leaders in a number of Southern Tier towns to study the idea of seceding from New York. One town leader is now taking his message to a national stage.... more

A Former Sheriff's Deputy Files Harassment Lawsuit Against County Executive Debbie Preston VIEW VIDEO
February 25, 2015 - A former Broome County Sheriff's Deputy files a harassment lawsuit against  County Executive Debbie Preston. The plaintiff Dawn Schafer claims the harassment and discrimination forced her to retire... more

Conklin Man Arrested for Allegedly Choking His Wife VIEW VIDEO
February 17, 2015 - A Conklin man was arrested after State Police say he choked his wife during a dispute while his two young children were present.     Troopers were called to Barbara Avenue in Conklin around 9... more

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