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Construction in Conklin VIEW VIDEO
August 5, 2014 - If you use Powers Road in the Town of Conklin, you will have to find an alternate route next week. A part of Powers Road will be closed due to upgrades of the railroad crossing. Powers Road will... more

Walking with Survivors VIEW VIDEO
July 19, 2014 - Cancer survivors are often faced with many challenges, both mentally and physically. Many came to Conlkin to celebrate their lives with friends and family by doing the LiveStrong cancer walk which... more

Conklin Fair Begins VIEW VIDEO
July 18, 2014 - What better way to spend the weekend than at a fair? The Conklin Fair kicked off  Friday night for the 43rd annual year. With fairs come the usual games, food and rides. But its the first year... more

Underaged Man Arrested With Drugs and Alcohol VIEW VIDEO
June 29, 2014 - An underage Conklin man is facing charges after he was found with a partially consumed bottle of alcohol and nearly a half pound of marijuana in his car. Police were patrolling Stillwater Road in... more

New Details on Fatal Motorcycle Crash VIEW VIDEO
June 9, 2014 - We have new details involving the fatal Whitney Point motorcycle crash that claimed the life of a Conklin man.     50-year-old Barr Terry was traveling south on State Route 11 when his 2012... more

Fire in Conklin Paper Company VIEW VIDEO
June 6, 2014 - Employees at International Paper in Conklin put out an equipment fire this afternoon, leaving only smoke and a few burning embers for the fire companies who responded. The fire happened around... more

Veterans' Memorial Unveiled in Conklin VIEW VIDEO
May 31, 2014 - Eight years after it was conceived --the unveiling Saturday in Conklin of a veterans memorial with the names of those who fought in all the nation's wars. Vince Briga has the story: For World War... more

Family, Pets Escape Conklin Trailer Fire VIEW VIDEO
April 28, 2014 - A family and their pets were safe Monday night, from what could have been a dangerous fire. Tonight at 1808 Conklin Road, in Conklin, smoke was coming from a trailer at around 8PM, at the Fountain... more

Man Dead after Conklin Car Crash VIEW VIDEO
February 2, 2014 - A Conklin man is dead after a car crash late last night. The Broome County Sheriff's Office responded to the one car accident on 196 Conklin Forks Road in the town of Conklin. They found a 2001... more

Binghamton Man Arrested After Fight with Girlfriend VIEW VIDEO
January 17, 2014 - A fight between a boyfriend and a girlfriend leads to a man spending time behind bars. Broome County deputies say the fight started at a home in Conklin where David Ware, 28, reportedly hit his... more

State Troopers Saves Man Trapped Under a Car VIEW VIDEO
January 7, 2014 - A man is lucky to be alive after he became trapped under his car, and he now has four State Troopers to thank. According to State Police, 23-year old Devin Tompkins was trapped face down under... more

Four Area Schools Approve Capital Projects VIEW VIDEO
December 10, 2013 - Voters in four area school districts decided Tuesday whether to approve millions of dollars in capital projects. Johnson City: In Johnson city, voters approved the $17.8 million dollar... more

Conklin Man Arrested for Illegal Drug Charges VIEW VIDEO
December 4, 2013 - A Conklin man who authorities say crashed into an unmarked state police car twice during a pursuit is under arrest  for possession of illegal drugs worth more than $20,000. 36-year-old Jason Carl,... more

Holiday Train Helps Feed Hungry VIEW VIDEO
November 26, 2013 - Despite the rough weather, the Canadian Pacific's Holiday Train appeared earlier than its scheduled 8:30 arrival time Tuesday evening at the Binghamton East Rail Yard on Conklin Avenue. Each year,... more

Conklin Veterans Memorial Unveiled VIEW VIDEO
November 16, 2013 - Local veterans were honored Saturday at a dedication ceremony for The Conklin Veterans Memorial outside of Floyd Maines Community Center in Conklin. Monuments in honor of soldiers who fought in... more

The Penguin Group Kicks Off Annual Warehouse Book Sale VIEW VIDEO
November 10, 2013 - The Penguin Group kicked off its Warehouse Book Sale this weekend at the Teamworld building in Conklin just in time for the holiday season. The annual sale features all kinds of discounted books... more

County Legislature Adopts 2014 Budget VIEW VIDEO
November 7, 2013 - The Broome County Legislature adopted a budget Thursday evening That will provide more funding for contract agencies than was expected. In September, County Executive Debbie Preston proposed an... more

Former SV Teacher Not Guilty of Sex Crime VIEW VIDEO
November 4, 2013 - A Susquehanna Valley school teacher has been acquitted of a criminal sex act with a 14-year-old girl. 28-year old Anthony Raggi was arrested on January 16, after an alleged criminal sex act in... more

A Symbolic End to Conklin's Flood Recovery VIEW VIDEO
September 19, 2013 - Thursday was a symbolic end to Conklin's flood recovery as five foot mobile aluminum doors have made their way to the Floyd Maines Community Center. The doors can attach to the seven entrances to... more

Cuomo Pledges Millions for Flood Recovery VIEW VIDEO
September 10, 2013 - Local municipalities hit hard by flooding in 2011 have eight months to put together plans for long-term recovery and rebuilding. Those plans could means millions, including three million apiece for... more

County Still in Recovery Two Years Later VIEW VIDEO
September 6, 2013 - Two years after flood waters filled Southern Tier streets, County Executive Debbie Preston says Broome is still on the way to full recovery. "I think that if you go through the county, that most... more

Windsor Man Charged with Burglary VIEW VIDEO
August 30, 2013 - $19,000 dollars worth of tools and gift cards. That's what Gregory Rought is accused of taking from E-systems in Conklin. The 44-year-old Windsor man is charged with burglary and grand... more

Felon on the Run Arrested in Conklin VIEW VIDEO
July 30, 2013 - Broome County Sheriffs alongside the New York State Parole have arrested a Johnson City man who had been on the run from the law as well as his sister who helped to hide him. Sheriffs say New... more

Fatal Crash in Conklin VIEW VIDEO
July 17, 2013 - One man is dead after an early morning crash in Conklin on Route 7. The crash happened just before 6:00 a.m. on Route 7 just north of Millburn Drive. According to police, 55-year-old Kenneth... more

Conklin Woman Sentenced for Animal Abuse VIEW VIDEO
July 9, 2013 - The sentence is three years probation for the Conklin woman who was arrested last July after three dogs were found dead in her home-- and more than a dozen others found extremely malnourished:... more

Continuing Coverage: Watching Flood, River Conditions VIEW VIDEO
July 1, 2013 - Storms causing some flooding around the Twin Tiers and power outages in our area.     As of an 9:00pm Monday night, 1,750 customers were without power in Broome County.  Some of Binghamton's... more

Grant Could Help Stop Flooding in Conklin VIEW VIDEO
June 28, 2013 - CONKLIN -- A state grant may soon provide relief for a recurring flooding problem in one part of Conklin.   After heavy rains like we just experienced, some properties off of Route 7A were... more

CHOW Farm Tries to Grow Solution to Local Hunger VIEW VIDEO
June 13, 2013 - Welcome to CHOW Farm, part of a four-acre donation from the Town of Conklin. James Dunn walks this first-year garden with a simple goal in mind. "We want to get some healthy, nutritious vegetables... more

Saluting Students Who Enlist VIEW VIDEO
June 12, 2013 - "It's important to say thank you to those who are making a very difficult decision on our behalf," said Bill Krasowsky, president of the Kiwanis Club of Conklin. 42 high school seniors from... more

Second Annual Conklin Community Day VIEW VIDEO
June 8, 2013 - CONKLIN -- The extensive damage of the 2011 floods has inspired the Town of Conklin to celebrate their progress every year. The Second Annual Community Day gave residents a chance to enjoy free... more

Montrose Road Fire Update VIEW VIDEO
March 18, 2013 - It took about six hours for crews to put out a fire on Montrose Drive in Conklin Sunday. It started around 5:15 in the evening and the Conklin Fire Chief says  crews were on the scene until 11... more

Firefighters Battle Blaze on Montrose Drive In Conklin VIEW VIDEO
March 17, 2013 - It was a busy Sunday evening for firefighters in Broome County. Six fire departments, including Kirkwood  Binghamton and West Windsor, responded to a house fire on Montrose Drive in Conklin.... more

Barn Fire Kills Over 50 Animals VIEW VIDEO
March 11, 2013 - A fire on Sunday has left over 50 animals dead.   It happened at 301 Hardie Road in Conklin. The property's owner said the fire began just before noon on Sunday and crews didn't leave the scene... more

Warehouse Fire on Conklin Road VIEW VIDEO
February 12, 2013 - Back in the tier, a warehouse fire on Conklin Road brings six fire departments to battle the blaze. Crews responded to the building behind universal fence at 772 Conklin Road in Conklin around... more

Conklin Fire Cause Determined VIEW VIDEO
February 6, 2013 - Investigators have confirmed that it was an electrical source which caused the fire that destroyed a home on Millburn Drive in Conklin.   The blaze took place Monday morning. However, that was... more

Fire in Conklin Destroys Home VIEW VIDEO
February 4, 2013 - CONKLIN --  A fire claimed another home in Broome County.  It happened Monday morning at 1356 Millburn Drive in Conklin. Conklin Fire Chief Bill Gorman said crews first responded to the home... more

Water Issues at Pride Manor in Conklin VIEW VIDEO
February 4, 2013 - Jackie Van Wert is one of a number of residents of the Pride Manor development in Conklin who say their water has alternated between being black, brown, clear, or not running at all. "No one let's... more

Zumba-thon for Sandy Relief VIEW VIDEO
January 30, 2013 - Many use zumba for exercise, but one area school is using dance moves to raise money for Sandy relief. Students and parents at Francis P. Donnelly Elementary School in Conklin participated in a... more

Cops: Drunk Driver Was on Wrong Side of Road VIEW VIDEO
January 23, 2013 - A Conklin woman is under arrest after police say her drunk driving caused a head-on collision which sent one person to the hospital. 21-year-old Juliana Porter of Conklin is charged with DWI. The... more

Conklin Woman Pleads Guilty to Animal Cruelty Charges VIEW VIDEO
January 16, 2013 - A guilty plea to aggravated cruelty to animals. Christine Macan was arrested on the felony charges in July. That was after authorities found three dogs dead in her Conklin home, along with several... more

Conklin Woman Faces Charges After Lying About Stolen Car VIEW VIDEO
January 5, 2013 - A Conklin woman is facing charges after she lied about her car being stolen. Broome County Sherrif's Office Officials say 24-year-old Heather Perez of Conklin told police one of her acquaintances... more

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