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Owego Woman Charged After Heroin Investigation VIEW VIDEO
November 25, 2015 - A heroin investigation results in the arrest of an Owego woman. 27-year-old Nicole Lynn Haines faces two counts of criminal sale of a controlled substance and one count of criminal possession of a... more

Driver Identified in Fatal Accident in Owego also Involved in 2014 Crash VIEW VIDEO
November 12, 2015 - The driver of a fatal motor vehicle accident involving two cars and a pedestrian in the Town of Owego has been identified. Donald L. Ulmer, 72, of Little Meadows, PA, was charged with Aggravated... more

Owego woman charged with aggravated drunk driving, harassment
November 10, 2015 - An Owego woman is facing charges following a domestic dispute at a home in the Town of Owego Sunday night, according to New York State Police. Troopers responded to a residence on Pine Hill Road... more

Owego Lumber Mill gets Investment Grant from NYSEG VIEW VIDEO
November 6, 2015 - It's been about a year and a half since the Wagner Lumber Mill in Owego caught fire in February of 2014. Since then, the company has looked toward rebuilding, while also increasing its own... more

Conference Celebrates Women in Business VIEW VIDEO
November 5, 2015 - Connecting local companies, expanding marketing knowledge and inspiring business development; that's what the 8th annual Celebrating Women in Business conference was all about.  The conference... more

Town of Owego Boil Water Advisory Lifted
November 3, 2015 - The boil water advisory for the western portion of Apalachin has been lifted according to Town of Owego Supervisor Don Castellucci Jr. All test results have been returned with no... more

Arrest Made After Monday Police Chase in Owego
October 28, 2015 - An update on a story we first brought you about a police chase in Owego.   32-year-old Phillip Williams has been arrested in the chase and has a number of charges against him as a result of... more

Students Wear Red to Raise Awareness On Dangers of Drugs VIEW VIDEO
October 28, 2015 - Tioga County Council and Owego High School students are partnering together this week to celebrate National Red Ribbon week. The National Family Partnership (NFP) organized the first nationwide... more

Reported Police Chase in Owego
October 26, 2015 - Details are limited at this hour, but Fox 40 has received reports of an apparent police chase in the Owego area. We cannot confirm whether the suspect had a gun. However, we have received reports... more

Police: Owego Hit-And-Run Driver Comes Forward VIEW VIDEO
October 26, 2015 - Owego Police say the driver involved in a hit-and-run accident in the village at Front and Court Streets on Sunday morning has come forward. Police say the driver caused several thousand dollars... more

Owego Students Participate in Red Ribbon Week VIEW VIDEO
October 26, 2015 - At Owego Free Academy High School Monday afternoon, some students were seen sporting a certain accessory. An accessory with an important message. As part of the nationwide Red Ribbon Week... more

An Identity Theft Arrest and a Harassment Arrest in the Monday Crime Wrap VIEW VIDEO
October 26, 2015 - Owego Police say the driver involved in a hit-and-run accident in the Village at Front and Court Streets on Sunday morning has come forward. Police say the driver caused several thousand dollars... more

Danish Air Force Aquires Helicopters from Lockheed Martin VIEW VIDEO
October 22, 2015 - The hangar of Lockheed Martin in Owego was filled with employees, military officials, and foreign dignitaries for the grand unveiling of the 9 MH-R Rome Helicopters purchased by the Royal Danish Air... more

Sustainable Health Expo Keeps Owego Residents Healthy VIEW VIDEO
October 17, 2015 - Owego's keeping it healthy today with the annual Sustainable Health Expo.   Owego residents got an up close look at the healthy activities available in their community. Fitness groups,... more

Delayed Sentencing for Libous VIEW VIDEO
October 7, 2015 - The sentencing for former State Senator Tom Libous has been delayed to accommodate Libous' chemotherapy treatment. Libous will now be sentenced on November 24th. Sentencing was originally scheduled... more

Southern Tier Makes Pitch for $500 Million VIEW VIDEO
October 5, 2015 - In what's been called the hunger games of upstate New York the Southern Tier has put in it's bid to win half a billion dollars in economic development money from the state. Our area is one of seven... more

Owego man arrested on child pornography charges VIEW VIDEO
October 2, 2015 - An Owego man is facing felony child pornography charges. Mark Moseman, 49, was arrested after New York State Police and Village of Owego Police searched his village apartment. Police say cyber... more

Owego Music Fest Funds Scholarships VIEW VIDEO
September 27, 2015 - People enjoyed some music at the park, while helping future educations.   The first annual OA Foundation Music Fest was held Sunday afternoon at Hickories Park in Owego.  Those who attended... more

A Four Car Accident In Tioga County This Afternoon VIEW VIDEO
September 22, 2015 - A serious wreck was confirmed by Owego Emergency Responders this afternoon.   Fox 40 captured video of the aftermath of an accident on route 38 in Berkshire. The damage to the car shows the... more

NYSEG Grant for Upstate Shredding VIEW VIDEO
September 17, 2015 - NYSEG delivered it's second installment of a more than $130,000 grant to Upstate Shredding in Owego.     The money is for electricityinfrastructure upgrades at the facility. Earlier this year,... more

FEMA Delivers More Funding to Owego-Apalachin Schools VIEW VIDEO
September 15, 2015 - US Senators Kirsten Gillibrand and Charles Schumer announced FEMA has pledged $11.4 million to the Owego Apalachin School District to rebuild the district's maintenance and storage facilities.     ... more

Owego Couple Elevates Historic Home VIEW VIDEO
September 15, 2015 - A pair of Owego homeowners are doing more than just raising the roof. they are raising their entire home.     This to better protect it from future floods. Julie Nucci and Jim Overhiser are... more

Golfers Take to the Links to Raise Money for Broome-Tioga Special Olympics VIEW VIDEO
September 13, 2015 - Off to the links, golfers brought out their clubs to compete in a golf tournament Sunday afternoon.  More than 90 people took to the greens at the Links at Hiawatha Landing in a captain and crew... more

One Car Rollover Reported on Route 17 VIEW VIDEO
September 13, 2015 - State Police have confirmed that an accident occurred this evening in Town of Owego at around 6. It is described by witnesses as one car rollover on 17 eastbound. Multiple units were called to... more

Owego Fire Department Holds 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony VIEW VIDEO
September 11, 2015 - In Owego Friday, the fire department held a remembrance ceremony at Baker Memorial Fountain for the 412 emergency responders that perished that day. The ceremony featured taps, bagpipes and a... more

Local Winners in Senator's Lottery To See Pope Francis VIEW VIDEO
September 9, 2015 - News on a lottery set up by Senator Charles Schumer. Its winners were selected to see Pope Francis's historic speech to Congress in Washington on September 24th. Senator Charles Schumer says,... more

Owego Children Help to Beautify the Center of Their Town VIEW VIDEO
September 6, 2015 - On Sunday Owego children spent hours helping to beautify the center of their town. Third and fourth graders swept, sprayed and cleaned the Fireman's statue in Courthouse Square.  The idea came... more

A "Big and Rich" Country Star Makes a Stop in Owego VIEW VIDEO
September 6, 2015 - A country star paid a visit to a shop full of fans in Owego today. Before heading off to preform live, John Rich, of Big and Rich, held a meet and greet at the Redneck Boot Shop and Western Wear. ... more

Dog Park Opens in Owego VIEW VIDEO
September 4, 2015 - It's not Disney World but if you have four legs, fur and a tail it might just be better.     The Rebecca Weitsman Memorial Dog Park in Owego opened its door to the public and canine friends... more

State and Local Leaders Discuss the Economy of The Southern Tier VIEW VIDEO
August 13, 2015 - Thursday New York Lieutenant governor Kathy Hochul spoke at a business round-table event at the Tioga Chamber of Commerce in Owego. She addressed key issues to the local business community and we... more

Owego Town Supervisor, Highway Supervisor Trade Barbs VIEW VIDEO
August 11, 2015 - Owego Town Supervisor Don Castelluci told me Monday that he thinks      the Town Board should hold a public hearing and then vote to make the position of Highway Superintendent appointed instead of... more

Three Arrests Made For Kwik Fill Robbery VIEW VIDEO
August 7, 2015 - New York State Police have arrested three suspects, who were remanded to the Oswego County Jail. This in connection to the armed robbery at the Town of Oswego Kwik Fill on July 30.  All three... more

Allie's Angels Set to Ride Again VIEW VIDEO
July 31, 2015 - A Port Crane woman is keeping the memory of her late daughter alive.     Melissa Kemmerer lost her daughter Allison to a domestic violence incident in Whitney Point in 2012. She is organizing the... more

Lockheed Martin to Buy Sikorski Aircraft VIEW VIDEO
July 20, 2015 - A multi-billion dollar deal for Lockheed Martin, but what will it mean for the thousands of Lockheed worker's at the company's Owego plant?   Monday the company announced it is acquiring... more

Hickories Fireworks Rescheduled VIEW VIDEO
July 1, 2015 - Wednesday night's concert and fireworks scheduled for Hickories park in Owego has been cancelled. The fireworks are rescheduled for Wednesday, July 8th. That is also the date when the free... more

St. Patrick's Catholic School Closes it's Doors VIEW VIDEO
June 24, 2015 - After more than 150 years of educating children in Owego, St. Patrick's rang the school bell for the final time Wednesday. The St. Patrick's Catholic school marked its last day of classes today,... more

Owego Man Faces 10 Years for Heroin Sales VIEW VIDEO
June 23, 2015 - An Owego man is facing ten years in state prison after pleading guilty to two counts of attempted sale of heroin.     33-year-old Joseph Farrow tried to sell heroin to another person on September... more

Tioga County Non-Profit Talks Teen Drug Use VIEW VIDEO
June 21, 2015 - A Tioga County non-profit is holding a teen intervention program to address adolescents drug use. Tomorrow the Tioga County Council on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse will host a training for... more

Southern Tier Residents Attend First Day Of Strawberry Festival VIEW VIDEO
June 19, 2015 - Thousands of Southern Tier residents headed out to the 35th Annual Strawberry Festival.   Friday the block party kicked off at 5:00 p.m.  with plenty of  activities, music and food. And the... more

Owego Organizers Prepare for Strawberry Festival VIEW VIDEO
June 17, 2015 - Owego is gears up for its 35th Annual Strawberry Festival.   Festivities kick off with a block party Friday beginning at 5 p.m. and will continue Saturday at 9 a.m. as well. Visitors can... more

Budget Passed for Tioga Central School District VIEW VIDEO
June 17, 2015 - The Tioga Central School District now has a budget.     More than 70 percent voted for the spending plan, which includes a tax levy increase of more than 17 percent. Back in May, voters failed... more

Tioga Central School District Receives Generous Community Donation VIEW VIDEO
June 10, 2015 - Tioga Central school officials and students are thanking a community member for a generous donation to their district. Wednesday, owner and CEO of Tioga Downs Casino Jeff Gural announced he would... more

Fallen Firefighter Golf Tournament Held in Owego VIEW VIDEO
June 6, 2015 - Locals are taking to the green to remember the lives of fallen firefighters. The Owego Fire Department held its 3rd annual Owego Fallen Firefighters Memorial Golf Tournament Saturday.  The... more

Owego Officials Respond to Critical State Audit VIEW VIDEO
June 4, 2015 - Village of Owego officials are speaking out after the State Comptroller took the Village to task over it's accounting, calling it's fund balance records inaccurate and unreliable.     Village... more

Comptroller: Owego Records Inaccurate and Unreliable VIEW VIDEO
June 3, 2015 - A new report from the State Comptroller's office criticizes some operations in the village of Owego.     According to the report the clerk-treasurerís cash and fund balance records were... more

Gold Star Mom Remembers Son on Memorial Day VIEW VIDEO
May 25, 2015 - As the nation spends the day celebrating those who made the ultimate sacrifice Fox 40 spoke one local mom who spends Memorial Day and every other day remembering and honoring her son. Gold Star... more

Parade Celebrations to Kick Off Across Southern Tier VIEW VIDEO
May 24, 2015 - Several locations across the Southern Tier will host Memorial Day celebrations. Monday in the City of Binghamton, the Memorial Day parade will being at 2 p.m. Route: American Legion Post 80 on... more

Pick-Up Truck Collides with Charter Bus in Owego VIEW VIDEO
May 23, 2015 - A pick up truck crashes into a fully loaded charter bus charter bus in Owego. State police responded to the bus crash off of route 17C past exit 64. Police say route 17C remained closed for a... more

An Initiative to Help More Kids Find Future Careers in STEM VIEW VIDEO
May 7, 2015 - Getting more kids on  career paths in science, technology, engineering, and math. That's the goal of the Eastern Southern Tier Stem Hub.   The initiative is funded in large part by Lockheed Martin... more

Owego Man Killed in Race Crash VIEW VIDEO
May 4, 2015 - An Owego man is dead after a car crash at an auto race Sunday at Broome Tioga raceway in the town of Lisle.   Police say 38-year-old Michael Smith was driving a 2000 Chevy Blazer when he lost... more

Fire Destroys Home in Candor VIEW VIDEO
April 22, 2015 - A fire destroyed a mobile home in Candor Wednesday morning. Firefighters from Candor, Owego, Newark Valley and Weltonville responded to a fire report around eight am at 4510 West Creek Road in... more

Despite Efforts, Owego Resident Unable to Save All Pets From Fire VIEW VIDEO
April 20, 2015 - An Owego resident escapes a house fire with one of her dogs, but was unable to get five other pets.     The fire was at 93 West Ave in the village. Officials say that the fire started this... more

Home Elevations Begin in Owego VIEW VIDEO
April 15, 2015 - The first of what could be dozens of homes in the Village of Owego is being elevated to better protect it from future floods.     This home at 567 East Front Street is across from the Susquehanna... more

Organizations Promote Safe Prom Season VIEW VIDEO
April 12, 2015 - Prom season is around the corner and a local organization is trying to encourage high school teens to make healthy choices. The Tioga County Council on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse is... more

Trustee Candidates Vote in Owego VIEW VIDEO
March 18, 2015 - Voters are hitting the polls in the Village of Owego. Three trustee positions are on the ballot. Lisa Curatolo, Robin Manville, and Ann Lockwood are running on the "A Positive Change Party" line.... more

Results From Trustee Election in Owego
March 18, 2015 - Three trustee positions were on the ballot. Lisa Curatolo, Robin Manville, and Ann Lockwood are running on the "A Positive Change Party" line. Phoebe Morris, Jacque Millar, and Jenny Ceccherelli... more

An Owego Teen is Facing Felony Drug Charges VIEW VIDEO
March 17, 2015 - A teenager from Owego is facing felony drug charges. Owego Police charged 19 year old Megan Lozada with unlawful manufacture of methamphetamine.  A warrant for her arrest was issued after she failed... more

Daughter of Alleged Murderer Cal Harris Responds to Harassment Claim VIEW VIDEO
March 17, 2015 - The daughter of Cal Harris is responding on social media to a recent harassment claim against her father stemming from an incident in her class.   A man alleges that Harris confronted him after... more

Voters in the Village of Owego Head to Polls on Wednesday VIEW VIDEO
March 17, 2015 - With accusations of violations of election law preceding the election, voters will head to the polls in the Village of Owego Wednesday.   Three trustee positions are on the ballot in the village... more

Cal Harris Faces New Harrassment Charges, Despite Ongoing Trial VIEW VIDEO
March 16, 2015 - Cal Harris also faces harassment claims after a recent incident with a student at SUNY Broome's Owego campus.     The victim alleges that Harris confronted him after an American History class,... more

St. Patrick School Still Accepting Donations to Remain Open VIEW VIDEO
March 16, 2015 - With a fundraising deadline to keep it's doors open passed, St. Patrick's School in Owego is still accepting donations as a decision has not yet been made on it's future.     The Diocese of... more

Woman Raises Money for Unborn Child's College Tuition VIEW VIDEO
March 14, 2015 - A woman is taking to the  lanes asking for community's support to raise a college fund for her unborn child.   Saturday a bowling benefit was held at Fox Bowling Center in Hancock in honor of Mark... more

Does Owego Police Survey Violate Election Law? VIEW VIDEO
March 11, 2015 - A survey mailed to Owego residents regarding police coverage options is causing turmoil in the village.     The Village Public Safety Committee is listed as the sender of the survey, but Village... more

Fifth Week of Testimony Begins in the Cal Harris Trial VIEW VIDEO
March 9, 2015 - Week five of testimony in the Cal Harris trial began today. Harris is the Owego man on trial for a third time for the disappearance of his wife Michele in September of 2001. New York State Police... more

Two Arrested in Connection with Owego McDonald's Robbery VIEW VIDEO
March 7, 2015 - Two people are facing charges after police say they were the suspects of a Mcdonald's robbery. New York State police arrested Alan Rynat, 32 and Robyn Kipp, 37, both of Owego. Police say Kipp... more

Police: Employees Forced Into Freezer During McDonald's Robbery VIEW VIDEO
March 3, 2015 - Police say a McDonald's in Owego was robbed after a suspect displayed a handgun and moved employees into the freezer while he made off with money.     The robbery took place at 1:20 this morning... more

Blood Stains Center of Harris Trial Testimony VIEW VIDEO
March 2, 2015 - Blood staining found at the Harris home is once again the main focus of testimony as the trial of Cal Harris enters week number 4. Harris is the Owego business man charged with the murder of his... more

School Bus Fire Under Investigation VIEW VIDEO
February 24, 2015 - A close call for a driver and student as a school bus caught on fire in Owego Tuesday afternoon. The call came in just before 4:00 p.m. for a fully involved bus fire. The bus was from the... more

Cal Harris Trial Continues into Third Week VIEW VIDEO
February 24, 2015 - The trial of Cal Harris enters its third week of testimony on Tuesday. Harris is the Town of Spencer man charged with second degree murder for the disappearance of his wife Michele in... more

Prosecution Witnesses Continue Testimony in Cal Harris Trial VIEW VIDEO
February 18, 2015 - Cal Harris' mistress was one of 3 witnesses called by the State on Wednesday as testimony continues in the trial of Cal Harris. The Town of Spencer man is charged with the murder of his estranged... more

Court: Localities Can't Restrict Sex Offender Residence VIEW VIDEO
February 18, 2015 - The State Court of Appeals has thrown out a Nassau County law that would keep all sex offenders from living within 1,000 feet of a school. It's a ruling that will effect efforts in a number of... more

First Witness Done Testifying at Harris Trial VIEW VIDEO
February 17, 2015 - Former Harris family nanny Barbara Thayer questioned by the defense and the prosecution as cross and redirect examinations conclude during the third day of testimony in the trial of Cal Harris. This... more

Man Braves Frigid Water to Save Dog VIEW VIDEO
February 11, 2015 - How far would you go to save your furry friend? An Endicott man braved frigid waters to rescue a dog in danger. Ryan Ellsworth and his girlfriend were on their way to Syracuse when she spotted... more

Future of Owego Catholic School in Question VIEW VIDEO
February 3, 2015 - A Catholic school in Owego could soon be closing.   St. Patrick's school has seen declining enrollment and increased fiscal stress over the past several years. School and parish leaders recently... more

An Owego Man Facing Drug Charges After Routine Traffic Stop VIEW VIDEO
January 29, 2015 - An Owego man is facing drug charges after a routine traffic stop in the village.     Owego Police say 20 year old Nicholas Benker had cocaine and ecstasy in his possession when he was stopped on... more

Jury Selection Continues for Cal Harris Murder Trial VIEW VIDEO
January 26, 2015 - Day three of jury selection continued Monday for the third murder trial of Cal Harris, with four more jurors selected to serve on the 12 person jury. Harris is charged with second degree murder... more

Jury Selection for Cal Harris Trial Rescheduled VIEW VIDEO
January 19, 2015 - Jury selection for the Cal Harris murder trial is rescheduled for Thursday. This is the third time the trial date has been pushed back.     The 53-year old Owego businessman will face a jury,... more

Cal Harris Trial To Begin Wednesday VIEW VIDEO
January 18, 2015 - The Cal Harris murder trial is scheduled for Wednesday. This will be the third time the 53-year-old Owego businessman will face a jury in the death of his wife Michele who disappeared in 2001.... more

Robbery, Kidnapping Arrests in Owego VIEW VIDEO
January 14, 2015 - An Endicott man is facing several felony charges after police say he forced his way into the home of a Citgo gas station employee, kidnapped 3 people and demanded his victims take him to the Citgo... more

Owego Strong-Armed robbery VIEW VIDEO
January 12, 2015 - One man is in custody after police say he fled on foot after robbing an Owego gas station.     The Tioga County Sheriff's Office says it received a 911 call after 1:30 this morning reporting a... more

Police Looking for Your Help to Solve Owego Robbery VIEW VIDEO
January 5, 2015 - The Tioga County Sheriff's Office is asking for your help in identifying the suspect of a strong armed robbery that happened the morning of Christmas Eve.     Police say a suspect demanded money... more

Owego Elks Emporium Holds First Craft and Antique Show of the Year VIEW VIDEO
January 4, 2015 - In Owego, residents continued a 41-year tradition Sunday.  The Owego Elks Emporium held their first craft and antique show of the new year. More than 40 vendors filled two sections of the... more

Police Investigate Owego Strong Armed Robbery VIEW VIDEO
December 24, 2014 - The Tioga County Sheriff's Office is investigating a strong armed robbery in the Village of Owego this morning.   Police say at about 10 a.m. a suspect entered the John Barleycorn on Front Street... more

Local Churches Provide Free Christmas Meals VIEW VIDEO
December 24, 2014 - The Bandera family dinner won't be the only free meal available to people in need on Christmas. The Owego United Methodist Church is holding a dinner from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 261 Main Street in... more

One-Car Crash Kills Owego Teen VIEW VIDEO
December 23, 2014 - An Owego woman was killed in a one-car crash on Friday night.   Tioga County Sheriff's say 19-year-old Makayla Van Dusen was involved in a one car accident on Dutchtown Road in Owego around 10:30... more

Upstate Shredding To Build Plant in Owego VIEW VIDEO
December 18, 2014 - Wednesday's devasting news for the Southern Tier has caused one company to reconsider its future growth plans.   Upstate Shredding has announced that it will build a new scrap processing plant in... more

Owego Town Supervisor Holds Annual Blood Drive in Honor of Parents VIEW VIDEO
December 18, 2014 - The holidays are a time for giving and for many it was a great chance to donate the gift of blood right before the holidays.     Owego Town Supervisor Donald Castellucci Jr. sponsored his 18th... more

Second Arrest Made in Death of Nicole Mathewson VIEW VIDEO
December 17, 2014 - There has been a second arrest in the death of an owego native in Lancaster Township, Pennsylvania. According to our fox affiliate in Lancaster, police arrested Thomas Moore and are charging him... more

Owego Native Killed In Lancaster, Pennsylvania VIEW VIDEO
December 16, 2014 - An elementary school teacher from Owego is the victim of an apparent homicide in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. According to our Fox Affiliate in Lancaster a 16 year old boy has been charged with homicide... more

Owego Traffic Stop Yields Arrest VIEW VIDEO
December 15, 2014 - A 26 year-old man is in custody after police say they found him in possession of two loaded handguns, a billy club and marijuana during a routine traffic stop. Village of Owego police are charging... more

Senator Schumer Announces Funding for Lockheed Martin VIEW VIDEO
December 15, 2014 - Senator Charles Schumer has announced that over $468 million in federal funding will go towards two major helicopter construction projects that will be partly produced at Lockheed Martin in... more

$23 Million in Funding For Owego-Apalachin School Flood Recovery VIEW VIDEO
December 12, 2014 - After many of it's buildings were destroyed in the 2011 flood, the 0wego Apalachin Central School District has received over 23 million dollars in additional disaster relief funding.     The new... more

Local Counties Receive Money to Combat Blight VIEW VIDEO
December 5, 2014 - Could low and moderate-income families in Broome County soon find more affordable housing? The county's landbank corporation has received $750,000 from the state that it will use to create the... more

Chemung and Tioga Counties Partner with NYS DOT to Continue Bus Services VIEW VIDEO
December 3, 2014 - Public transportation is still available in Tioga County thanks to a two-county partnership with the New York State Department of Transportation.   The Tioga Rides system was discontinued after... more

Campville Creek Bridge Gets Upgrade VIEW VIDEO
November 25, 2014 - The bridge over Campville Creek on route 17C in the town of Owego will be getting an upgrade. Congressman Richard Hanna announced Tuesday that $72 million in federal grant money will be used to... more

A Twist in the Auction of the Glenmary Bed & Breakfast VIEW VIDEO
November 20, 2014 - The Glenmary Inn Bed and Breakfast in Owego is officially off the market. But it doesn't have a new owner.     On Wednesday the 12,000 thousand square foot victorian mansion was put up for... more

An Antique Owego Bed and Breakfast Goes on Auction Block VIEW VIDEO
November 19, 2014 - An antique Owego Bed and Breakfast was auctioned off on Wednesday.   The 12,000 square foot Glenmary Inn was auctioned off by Terri Peters and Associates Auction and Estate Marketing.  The old... more

Defense Calls Several Witnesses in Douglas Every Murder Trial VIEW VIDEO
November 18, 2014 - Several witnesses testified this afternoon inside the Tioga County courtroom in the Douglas Every murder trial. Every is facing second degree murder charges in connection with the death of... more

Lockheed Martin shows off K-Max Helicopter that fights fire VIEW VIDEO
November 18, 2014 - The K-max helicopters have been used in military settings where they helped complete 2,000 missions in Afghanistan. On November 5th 2014, this helicopter along with an Indago quad aircraft... more

Jury Members View Recorded Video Statement in Every Murder Trial VIEW VIDEO
November 17, 2014 - Jury members in Tioga County Court heard a video recorded statement from accused murderer 62-year-old Douglas Every Monday. Every is facing second degree murder and tampering with evidence... more

Police: Owego Sex Offender Arrested for Failing to Register Address Change VIEW VIDEO
November 12, 2014 - A level 2 sex offender has been arrested after police say he failed to notify law enforcement of an address change. 33-year-old Harvey Smith Jr. was arrested on charges of failing to register and... more

Veterans Remembered in Owego
November 11, 2014 - People in Owego remembered the lives of current and fallen veterans on the outh lawn of the Tioga County Courthouse. The ceremony paid respect to veterans who served overseas. Current... more

East Windsor Road Bridge to Close Wednesday VIEW VIDEO
November 11, 2014 - Town of Colesville residents using the East Windsor Road bridge crossing into Susquehanna will need to find an alternate route. Starting tomorrow, the bridge will be closed for removal and... more

Owego Resident Announces His Candidacy for Town of Owego Fire Commissioner VIEW VIDEO
November 10, 2014 - One Owego man is is looking to end what he calls under-representation in the Town of Owego. Owego resident Carl Jones announced his candidacy for town fire commissioner at Monday night's Owego... more

Owego Museum Displays Holiday Trees VIEW VIDEO
November 8, 2014 - Some Tioga County Historical Society Museum members are already getting into the holiday spirit. The museum displays more than 100 decorated Christmas trees for its 11th annual O Tannenbaum... more

Woman Sentenced in Union Embezzlement VIEW VIDEO
October 27, 2014 - Emotional reaction inside the Tioga County Courthouse today as an employee in the Owego-Apalachin school district is sentenced after a guilty plea of embezzling more than $50,000.   Former Union... more

Teen From Owego Is on a Roll VIEW VIDEO
October 23, 2014 - From Owego Free Academy to the Grand Ole Opre, one high school senior in Owego has one heck of a road trip planned for next week.   Coco Heitmann is headed to Nashville to be a part of the... more

Owego Receives Federal Funding for Sewer System Repair VIEW VIDEO
October 22, 2014 - More than 1700 Owego residents will be supplied with clean drinking water, thanks to FEMA. On Wednesday, Senators Chuck Schumer and Kristen Gillibrand announced more than $660,000 in federal... more

A Candlelight Vigil To Remember Victims Of Domestic Abuse VIEW VIDEO
October 16, 2014 - No human deserves to be abused by another, that was the message of  Thursday night's candle light vigil for domestic violence.   At St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Owego, "A New Hope," a domestic... more

A New Band Shell Coming To Hickories Park In Owego VIEW VIDEO
October 16, 2014 - A new band shell will be coming to Hickories Park in the Town of Owego.     Town Supervisor Donald Castellucci Jr. announced that the town was awarded a $65,000 state grant for the construction... more

Lockheed Martin Signs New Contract VIEW VIDEO
October 15, 2014 - More good news for Lockheed Martin in Owego.  The company has been awarded an 8.6 million dollar contract for transmitter receivers.  Officials say its a 3 year contract with no option periods.  The... more

Business Owner Expresses Concerns About Campville Fire Station VIEW VIDEO
October 13, 2014 - News of a potential new fire station in Campville was not received well by all. Monday night at the Town of Owego fire commissioners meeting, locals got the chance to voice their... more

Two Local Firefighters Honored at National Ceremony VIEW VIDEO
October 13, 2014 - Two local firefighters lost in the line of duty are now permanent parts of a national memorial.     The names of Owego Fire Captain Matthew Porcari, who was killed in a blaze in January of 2013,... more

End of Fire Contract with Village of Owego Could Lead to Campville Station VIEW VIDEO
October 13, 2014 - The potential end of a contract between the Town of Owego Fire District and the Village of Owego could result in a new Campville Fire Station in the town.     The proposed station would be on... more

Lockheed Martin Signs New Contract VIEW VIDEO
October 10, 2014 - Some good news for Lockheed Martin in Owego. The company has signed an exclusive contract with Concord Blue Energy to provide all of the manufacturing support for its reformer technology, which... more

Binghamton Fire Chief Remembers Local Fallen Firefighters VIEW VIDEO
October 8, 2014 - As two local firefighters lost in the line of duty are set to be honored nationally, Binghamton's fire chief is hoping they are not forgotten.     The names of Owego Fire Captain Matthew Porcari,... more

Lockheed Martin Kick-Starts Charities of Choice Campaign VIEW VIDEO
October 8, 2014 - Dozens of non-profit organizations set up shop at Lockheed Martin Wednesday. The company is getting set to kick off it's annual Employee Charities of Choice Campaign.   Each year Lockheed... more

Owego Officials Tour Site Of New Elementary School VIEW VIDEO
September 18, 2014 - Construction on the site of a school that was torn down after being ravaged by the Flood of 2011 is starting to come together.   Prior to this Thursday evening's regular Board of Education... more

'Sha Na Na' Star Supports Martha Robertson VIEW VIDEO
August 25, 2014 - If you're a fan of doo wop then you probably know all about the popular seventies band Sha Na Na. Tonight the band's infamous "Bowzer"  was in Owego to show his support for Congressional... more

Owego Police: Lock Car Doors VIEW VIDEO
August 21, 2014 - The Owego Police Department is cautioning Owego residents to keep their car doors locked and valuables out of sight after a recent string of larcenies.   Police say in the overnight hours of... more

Owego Company Rises from the Ashes VIEW VIDEO
August 12, 2014 - A lumber mill in Owego is beginning to rise from the ashes after tragedy struck 6 months ago.     A sawmill fire destroyed much of the business in February of this year. Wagner Lumber Mill... more

Home Catches Fire in Owego
August 10, 2014 - The Owego Fire Squad managed to save a home that caught fire today. The three alarm fire was caused by a stove that had been pulled away from a wall, breaking a line at 405 Front Street in... more

Farmer to Fork Market Brings Owego Community Together VIEW VIDEO
August 7, 2014 - Owego is hosting a different type of farmer's market this summer. Farm to Fork market brings more to Owego than just fruits and veggies. Laura Eberly, market manager, said "Well one thing that was... more

Owego Mayor's Reaction To Police Department Vacancies VIEW VIDEO
August 5, 2014 - Will there be or not be extra coverage from the Tioga County Sheriff's Office in the Village of Owego.     That's the question after a public safety committee meeting Tuesday afternoon.  The... more

The Village of Owego Board Comes to a Decision on Two Vacant Police Positions VIEW VIDEO
August 4, 2014 - Numerous residents spoke out in favor of adding two new officers to the Owego Police Department but the final decision rests in the hands of the Owego Board of Trustees . It was a close call but in... more

Local Men Face Criminal Mischief Charges VIEW VIDEO
July 29, 2014 - Three men are being accused of drilling gas tanks at Michael's Auto on Front Street in the Town of Chenango, and causing more than $4,000 in damage to eight vehicles. A Broome County police... more

Owego Board Discuss Vacant Positions in the Owego Police Department VIEW VIDEO
July 28, 2014 - "The police department... I've got a problem with them." Former Owego Board member Jim Lugursky is weighing in on the controversy from Monday night's Owego board meeting. Residents of the Village of... more

Owego Makes Cuts To Police Force VIEW VIDEO
July 27, 2014 - Owego residents are concerned after finding out that police will no longer be on patrol 24-7. The Owego Police Benevolent Association released a flyer containing details about the village board... more

Revved Engines for Vietnam Veterans VIEW VIDEO
July 26, 2014 - A group of Vietnam veterans revved up their engines and spent the day at multiple ceremonies recognizing their service to the country. About 150 Vietnam Veterans participated in a memorial... more

Lockheed Martin Developed Helo Completes Tour in Afghanistan VIEW VIDEO
July 24, 2014 - Lockheed Martin in Owego is saying "Welcome Home" to one of its most prized creations. The K-Max unmanned helicopter, developed by Lockheed Martin, successfully completed its tour of duty in... more

Lockheed Martin to Develop Storm Damage Location Technology VIEW VIDEO
July 23, 2014 - More jobs could be coming to the Lockheed Martin Owego facility.   Lockheed Martin is hoping to develop a new $300,000 system that could locate damages after major storms. The goal is to... more

Officials Analyze Heroin Use VIEW VIDEO
July 23, 2014 - It's been in the headlines and unfortunately, in the lives of too many in the community - it's the heroin epidemic. Wednesday in Owego hundreds who deal with clients who may be users tried to find... more

Astorino Encounters Protestors in Owego VIEW VIDEO
July 16, 2014 - Republican candidate for Governor Rob Astorino made big  statements today at a press conference outside of Binghamton City Hall, calling for regional debates with Governor Cuomo. He wants to debate... more

Tioga County Fair Gets Underway VIEW VIDEO
July 8, 2014 - The Tioga County Fair is back and that means so is the food, music, rides and more.   The Fair started Tuesday afternoon at Marvin Park in Owego and runs until this Saturday. Fair Commissioner... more

A 40 Year Tradition Continues in Owego VIEW VIDEO
July 6, 2014 - Hand carved wood furniture from the 40s, vintage car parts from the 50s, and vinyl records from the 60s and 70s. These were just some of the thousands of items found at the Owego Elk's Emporium... more

Lockheed's Latest Project Expected to Create Over 100 Jobs VIEW VIDEO
July 2, 2014 - Officials at Lockheed Martin in Owego say the plant is in a period of growth. U.S. Senator Charles Schumer joined workers to celebrate the $1.28 billion contract defense contract awarded to... more

Local High Schoolers Graduate In Style VIEW VIDEO
June 28, 2014 - Area high school seniors are taking a final walk across the stage, accepting their diplomas, and moving their tassels. we caught up with students from Owego High School and Union Endicott who... more

Lockheed & Sikorski Win $1.28 Billion Helicopter Contract VIEW VIDEO
June 26, 2014 - Lockheed Martin in Owego along with Sikorski Aircraft have secured a $1.28 billion contract to provide the Air Force with a new fleet of combat rescue helicopters.     The Department of Defense... more

Pick-Up Rear Ends Tractor Trailer In Owego VIEW VIDEO
June 26, 2014 - A developing story in Owego Thursday night--a pick-up truck has rear-ended a tractor trailer and shut down part of Route 38 in Owego... The accident happened just after 9 this evening right near... more

Man Arrested In Connection To Owego Stabbing VIEW VIDEO
June 25, 2014 - A Nichols man is facing charges after a stabbing in Owego this past weekend...   25 year old Shane Walker is accused of a stabbing that sent the victim to the hospital with serious injuries.... more

Running, Climbing and Hosing at the Strawberry Fest VIEW VIDEO
June 21, 2014 - Firefighters typically are  fighting hard to keep their communities safe, but hundreds in Owego had the chance to watch them hone their skills in a much different way at the annual Strawberry... more

Woman Arrested After Police Find Stolen Gun VIEW VIDEO
June 21, 2014 - An Owego woman is facing charges after police found her in possession of a stolen gun and marijuana.   Police pulled over 23 year old Sabrina Mastronardi along route 17 west and executed a search... more

An Owego Woman Is Accused Of Stealing Thousands from Youth Football Program VIEW VIDEO
June 20, 2014 - An Owego woman is accused of stealing tens of thousands of dollars from the Apalachin Youth Football League. 49-year-old Eileen Bundy is charged with Grand Larceny after Tioga County Sheriff's say... more

Local Employer Announces Job Cuts VIEW VIDEO
June 11, 2014 - Lockheed Martin in Owego is cutting positions in the company's janitorial and cafeteria operations.     This as the company is transitioning to hiring vendors to provide these services.  Various... more

Road Closure In Town of Owego VIEW VIDEO
June 10, 2014 - If you use Whittemore Hill Road in the Town of Owego during your commute to work you will have to find an alternate way to get to there.      Starting Wednesday the Owego Highway Department will... more

Owego Elects New Fire Chief VIEW VIDEO
June 2, 2014 - After nearly 40 firefighters from the Owego Fire Department handed in their uniforms last week, the village is looking to move forward. A motion was passed during tonight's village board meeting... more

Firefighters Save 5 People, And Their Pets VIEW VIDEO
June 2, 2014 - Firefighters were able to contain a house fire to the living room early this morning--saving 5 people, and their pets. The Campville Fire Department responded to 1691 Ford Road in Owego just after... more

Owego Mayor Expects Most Changes in Firefighter Safety Rules to Be Approved VIEW VIDEO
May 31, 2014 - --An update on the battle between Owego's volunteer firefighters and the Village. Owego Mayor Kevin Millar tells Fox 40 News that he anticipates "about 90 percent"  of the proposed changes to... more

Fracking Film Screened in Owego VIEW VIDEO
May 29, 2014 - A new film about fossil fuels and fracking is making its way across the tier, and the East Coast, and made a stop in Owego this evening. "Groundswell Rising"  focuses on real-life stories of... more

Bike Night in Owego VIEW VIDEO
May 28, 2014 - If you like to be with people who like to be on bikes, with the wind in their hair, and enjoying the feeling of freedom of the road--the place to be Wednesday night was in Owego, for Bike... more

Do You Recognize Suspect? Owego CVS Burglary VIEW VIDEO
May 27, 2014 - Owego Police are asking for you help in identifying a suspect, believed to have burglarized a CVS pharmacy in  Owego late Monday night or early Tuesday morning.  The suspect, seen in surveillance... more

Solar Energy Powers Annual Festival VIEW VIDEO
May 24, 2014 - An average American household will use 11,700  kilowatts worth of power each year, according to federal studies. That's more than triple the world average. But area locals are showing the community... more

School District Budget Vote Results VIEW VIDEO
May 20, 2014 - School district voters around the Southern Tier went to the polls Tuesday, casting ballots to approve or reject school budgets.  Not all results were in by newstime at 10PM, but voters were largely... more

Owego School Budget Calls for 21 Job Cuts VIEW VIDEO
May 19, 2014 - The Owego-Apalachin district's budget calls for the elimination of 21 positions, 13 through layoffs and eight through attrition...   A big reason why is that district's tax cap formula allowed for... more

Officials Celebrate Presidential Helicopter Contract VIEW VIDEO
May 16, 2014 - "We collectively have an opportunity to see the President of the United States fly onto the South Lawn with a helicopter provided by Sikorski and Lockheed Martin," said Dan Spoor, General Manager of... more

Owego honors Fallen Firefighters VIEW VIDEO
May 15, 2014 - The second annual Owego Fallen Firefighters Memorial Tournament is set for June 7th. The tournament was put together to honor Owego firefighter Matt Porcari and others. Matt Porcari died while... more

Organizers Still Ask: Why was Sustainability Fair Denied Permit? VIEW VIDEO
May 12, 2014 - It's a music fair to promote environmental sustainability, but it's leaving a trail of controversy as it moves from Binghamton to Owego...   The Big Splash Sustainability Fair has taken place at... more

Owego Prepares For Future Natural Disasters VIEW VIDEO
May 10, 2014 - Much of the repairs from the flood of 2011 are behind us--but many Owego residents are still feeling the affects of what the disaster caused by the storm.   Senator Tom Libous, along with members... more

Wild Motorcycle Chase Ends in Owego VIEW VIDEO
May 8, 2014 - A wild police chase of a motorcyclist late Thursday afternoon along Route 434 West-- ending in Owego near  Exit 65. Police haven't released full information yet, but we do know that the individual... more

Mysterious Search in Owego Continues VIEW VIDEO
May 7, 2014 - It could take months. That's what the State Department of Environmental Conservation tells us about that search of an old lumber yard in Tioga County. The search operations began Tuesday at 3481... more

Lockheed Lands Contract for Presidential Helicopter VIEW VIDEO
May 7, 2014 - Lockheed Martin in Owego, along with Sikorski Aircraft, will receive a $1.26 billion contract to build a new fleet of Marine One presidential helicopters...   This announcement made late... more

Protective Suits, Federal Agents, In Search at Owego VIEW VIDEO
May 6, 2014 - A number of local and federal agencies spent the day in Tioga County executing a federal search warrant on the site of an old lumber yard. The search happened at 3481 Waverly Road in... more

UPDATE: Owego Again Tables Vote on Revised Firefighters Manual VIEW VIDEO
April 29, 2014 - It was a full house Tuesday in Owego, as volunteer firefighters came to see if the village board would vote for a revised operations manual which the firefighters say they need, to ensure their... more

Will there be Mass Resignations by Members of Owego Fire Department? VIEW VIDEO
April 29, 2014 - Are we hours away from a mass resignation by members of the owego fire department?   At 7:00PM tonight there will be a special board meeting at the Tioga County Office Building. At issue is the... more

UPDATE: Owego Firefighter Protest
April 28, 2014 - Owego firefighters are preparing to fill the hall at Owego's village board meeting Tuesday night-- and are prepared to walk off their jobs--if the board doesn't take action to better insure the ... more

Owego Firefighters Threaten to Quit Over Safety Guidelines VIEW VIDEO
April 28, 2014 - Could a slew of firefighters in Owego soon walk off the job? That's the threat if the village board does not approve a new operations manual for the fire department. The new manual was... more

Memorial Park in Owego to Honor Owego Mayor Ed Arrington VIEW VIDEO
April 28, 2014 - There's another story in Owego--that's drawing people together:   And Owego resident,  Laura Rodd is organizing volunteers to build a memorial park in remembrance of Owego Mayor Edward Arrington,... more

Owego Walks in Support of Crime Victims VIEW VIDEO
April 27, 2014 - An organization in Owego was making sure victims of crime had their voices heard today.   "A New Hope Center" held a crime victims rights walk today throughout the town. Participants held signs... more

Owego Fire Fighter Plan to Quit This Week VIEW VIDEO
April 26, 2014 - Fire fighter at the Owego Fire Department are threatening a mass exodus on Tuesday. Fire Chief Scott Gurney tells Fox 40 that a number of his fire fighters are planning to quit the force this... more

Owego Welcomes Construction of New Elementary School VIEW VIDEO
April 24, 2014 - Steel beams may not be pretty but they are a welcome sight in Owego. Since monday construction workers have been putting up the beams to build the shell of one section of the district's new... more

Six More Arrested in Owego Drug Investigation VIEW VIDEO
April 22, 2014 - Six more arrests Tuesday,  as the investigation continues into  the distribution and use of narcotic and illegal drugs in Tioga County:   All six are charged with Criminal Sale of a Controlled... more

Crime Victims' Rights Walk VIEW VIDEO
April 21, 2014 - Dozens will look to raise awareness of all the consequences of domestic violence in Owego on Sunday...   The New Hope Center will have it's third annual Crime Victims' Rights Walk from... more

Owego Mayor Kevin Millar in Court for Pre-Trial Conference VIEW VIDEO
April 17, 2014 - The DWI case against Owego Mayor Kevin Millar has been adjourned until next month. That is the result of a pre-trial conference in Waverly Thursday afternoon. A toxicology report is still not... more

Asteelflash in Owego Set to Close VIEW VIDEO
April 16, 2014 - A local electronics manufacturing plant will be closing its doors this summer resulting in the loss of jobs. The Asteelflash U.S. East Corporation in Owego released a WARN notice in late March... more

Owego Woman Faces Felony Grand Larceny Charges
April 16, 2014 - An Owego woman pleaded guilty on Friday to stealing thousands from the shop she worked at. 47-year-old Maria McGuane admitted to stealing more than $50,000 dollars from Impressions by Brianna, on... more

State of Emergency in Owego Due to Massive Wildfire VIEW VIDEO
April 13, 2014 - Approximately 13 fire departments responded to Campville Sunday to fight what is now being called a massive wildfire.   Campville Fire Department Chief Mark Daniel says over 100 fire fighters... more

Town of Owego Branch Pick-up VIEW VIDEO
April 13, 2014 - It's that time of year again--and the Town of Owego Highway Department is ready to pick up branches again. Pick up will be on Mondays and Tuesdays starting Monday April 14th through Thursday May... more

Hickories Opening Delayed VIEW VIDEO
April 8, 2014 - Another casualty of our long winter?  How about opening day for Hickories park in Owego? The town announced Tuesday that next Monday's opening day has been tentatively rescheduled for Monday,... more

Police: Man 3 Times Over the DWI Level VIEW VIDEO
March 28, 2014 - These days, even a few drinks can put you over what's been established as the legal limit for blood alcohol-- measured at .08 percent:   Police say when they pulled 36 year old Brian Vieira of... more

Schumer: Presidential Helicopter Project on Track for Lockheed VIEW VIDEO
March 24, 2014 - Senator Charles Schumer says that the Presidential Helicopter project,  bid on by Lockheed Martin in Owego, is on track...   Schumer says the  2014 budget includes $80 million for the... more

Museum Celebrates 100 Years in the Community VIEW VIDEO
March 23, 2014 - A local museum is celebrating a milestone this year. The Tioga County Historical Society is turning 100.   The museum has opened its doors this week for the spring season, debuting new exhibits... more

Kevin Millar Wins Re-Election as Owego Mayor VIEW VIDEO
March 19, 2014 - Village of Owego Mayor Kevin Millar has won re-election. He bested challenger Lisa Curatolo by a vote of 394 to 310. Millar stressed his experience and efforts at flood mitigation during the... more

Owego Mayor's Race VIEW VIDEO
March 18, 2014 - In the Owego mayor's race Tuesday night--   It is still too early [at 10PM] to declare a winner,but the vote count has been finalized, just a short time ago-and it shows that a total of 717 votes... more

A New Mayor for Owego? VIEW VIDEO
March 17, 2014 - Voters in the Village of Owego head to the polls tomorrow to vote for mayor... Incumbent Kevin Millar is running against downtown businesswoman Lisa Curatolo, who owns the Goat Boy in the... more

Flood Mitigation Big Issue in Owego Mayor's Race VIEW VIDEO
March 17, 2014 - Voters in the Village of Owego head to the polls Tuesday to vote for mayor...   Incumbent Kevin Millar is running against downtown businesswoman Lisa Curatolo, who owns the Goat Boy in the... more

Annual Field, Hearth and Home Show VIEW VIDEO
March 15, 2014 - Close to a thousand people passed through the doors of the Owego Treadway Inn on Sunday for the third annual Field, Hearth and Home Show. The expo is hosted by the Tioga United Way and the Tioga... more

Senator Gillibrand Pushes U.S. Geological Survey to Maintain Owego Stream Gauge Funding VIEW VIDEO
March 14, 2014 - After winter comes spring, and with spring comes flooding-- sometimes, serious flooding--that's why Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is pushing the U.S. Geological Survey to restore funding to keep the... more

Going Bald for Charity VIEW VIDEO
March 9, 2014 - Dozens shaved their heads for the 4th annual St. Baldrick's Day event Sunday in Candor. It raises money for  pediatric cancer research, a cause that participants say they will do anything to support,... more

Cal Harris to Launch Tip Line in Search of Missing Wife VIEW VIDEO
March 3, 2014 - The man twice convicted of killing his wife, only to have those convictions overturned, will ask the public for help to find new information in the disappearance of his wife. Cal Harris and his... more

New Training Looks to Bolster Teacher Leadership VIEW VIDEO
February 25, 2014 - There is a lot of stopping and starting in Scott Symons' class at Windsor High School. When asking a question Symons often has his students pause to think or talk to each other to come up with the... more

Traffic Stop Leads to Heroin Bust VIEW VIDEO
February 24, 2014 - A routine traffic stop leads to a heroin bust in Tioga County. Police say they pulled over  37-year-old Kenon Hopewell on Southside Drive.  Further investigation revealed he was in possession of... more

Wagner Fire Lumber Update VIEW VIDEO
February 17, 2014 - The investigation continues into a massive structure fire that happened at Wagner Lumber in the Town of Owego Sunday morning. 17 fire departments responded to the blaze at 3:30am on Gaskill Road... ... more

Structure Fire Destroys Business in Campville VIEW VIDEO
February 16, 2014 - What is being described as a massive structure fire destroyed a business in Campville early this morning. Eighteen fire departments responded to Wagner Lumber at 4060 Gaskill Road at around 3:30... more

Owego Police Searching For Missing Teen VIEW VIDEO
February 12, 2014 - Owego Police are asking for the public's help locating a teenager. They say 16-year-old David Bissell ran away from home on January 30th of this year. Anyone with information on Bissell is... more

New Owego Political Party: No Comment on Mayor's DWI VIEW VIDEO
February 10, 2014 - No comment Monday night from members of Owego's newest political party on the current Mayor's DWI charge. The Tioga County Sheriff's say Kevin Millar is charged with driving while intoxicated,... more

More on Owego Mayor DWI VIEW VIDEO
February 10, 2014 - The Tioga County Sheriff's Office has released the charges facing Owego Mayor Kevin Millar following his arrest over the weekend... Millar is charged with driving while intoxicate, driving while... more

Students Learn African Drumming from a Native Ghanian VIEW VIDEO
February 10, 2014 - "When I had the opportunity, when I thought it might be possible to bring him here, I jumped on it," said Katherine Gould, the music teacher at OA Middle School. "I'm so happy for them to be... more

Drill Rig Fire at New Owego-Apalachin School Site VIEW VIDEO
February 10, 2014 - A drilling rig at the site of Owego-Apalachin's new elementary school hit a natural gas pocket this afternoon, causing a fire just before two o'clock. According to a spokesperson for the... more

Village of Owego Mayor Arrested for Driving while Intoxicated VIEW VIDEO
February 9, 2014 - The mayor of Owego admits to being arrested last night after driving while intoxicated. Today he apologized to the village's residents. Mayor Kevin Milar posted to his Facebook page today..... more

Three Arrested in Owego Drug Bust VIEW VIDEO
January 31, 2014 - Three men were arrested Friday in Owego following a search warrant for narcotics. 28-year-old Michael McCarty, 38-year-old William Bish, and 23-year-old James Sauer, all of Owego were arrested... more

Cold Weather Hasn't Stopped Owego-Apalachin Construction VIEW VIDEO
January 30, 2014 - The fill has been laid well above the flood plain and the superintendent of the Owego-Apalachin School District says construction of the new elementary school is on schedule. The school was... more

State Police Warn of IRS Scam VIEW VIDEO
January 28, 2014 - State police from Endwell and Owego are warning residents in that area to beware of a phone scam in which someone calls pretending to be an IRS agent. The impostor convinces victims that they owe... more

Federal Funds for Flood Mitigation Coming to Village of Owego VIEW VIDEO
January 27, 2014 - Federal funds for flood mitigation have made their way to the Village of Owego. Village Mayor Kevin Millar says funding has been approved for 27 homes in the 100 year flood plane to be elevated.... more

Schumer: New Contract Could Be Coming to Lockheed VIEW VIDEO
January 24, 2014 - Senator Schumer announced to nearly 100 people at Lockheed Martin in Owego the possibility of big government money coming and the  opportunity to create nearly 400 jobs. "There is 333 million... more

Matthew Porcari Remembered VIEW VIDEO
January 21, 2014 - A flag lowered to half staff, a candle lit and a wreath laid.  On Tuesday, the Owego community came together to remember a fallen hero. "He was the ultimate commitment to firefighting," said Earl... more

Police Arrest Two After Robbery at Rite Aid VIEW VIDEO
January 21, 2014 - A man and woman from Owego are under arrest for a robbery at the Rite Aid drug store on Main Street in the Village in December. 33-year-old Dale Menendez and 35-year-old Lisa Kleine, both of... more

Propane Tank Explosion Destroys Home VIEW VIDEO
January 18, 2014 - A home in Owego is destroyed after a propane tank explosion. The incident happened just after four thirty Saturday afternoon. The South Side fire department responded to 4517 Montrose Turnpike for... more

83 Schools Listed as Fiscally Stressed by Comptroller VIEW VIDEO
January 16, 2014 - 87 schools districts have been labeled as fiscally stressed by the state's comptroller and several of those schools are right here in the Southern Tier. According to the comptrollers office, year... more

Police Need Help Finding Robbery Suspect VIEW VIDEO
January 16, 2014 - The Tioga County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help finding the man who robbed a woman in a Rite Aid parking lot. They say it happened back on December 9th at the 153 Main Street... more

World War II Veteran, American Legion Leader Remembered VIEW VIDEO
January 15, 2014 - Calling hours were held Wednesday evening for a World War II veteran and long time American Legion leader. Families and friends of Richard Pedro paid there last respects at the Estey, Munroe,... more

New Jobs on the Way for Owego's Lockheed Martin? VIEW VIDEO
January 14, 2014 - Part of Congress' trillion dollar spending plan includes hundreds of millions of dollars for a program that will effect hundreds of jobs in the Southern Tier. According to Senator Charles Schumer,... more

American Legion Member Dies VIEW VIDEO
January 12, 2014 - A long time Owego American Legion Post 401 member, and World War two veteran, died Friday, after a long battle with an illness.   Richard Pedro of Endicott was loved by his fellow lodge members.... more

Owego-Apalachin Board of Education Gives Construction Update VIEW VIDEO
January 9, 2014 - Owego-Apalachin school board members say they are on track to open the doors of a new elementary school in the fall of 2015. At Thursday's meeting, board members said construction is ahead of... more

Cold Blast Makes Schools Consider Closing VIEW VIDEO
January 6, 2014 - For many, last's weeks frigid temperatures happened during winter school vacation.  And with the threat of the cold weather again, some some kids will have to go to school in dangerous wind chill... more

Man Robs RiteAid, Steals Oxycodone VIEW VIDEO
January 5, 2014 - There are reports of a robbery earlier Saturday evening at the RiteAid on Main Street in Owego.  Fox 40 spoke to an employee at the store and this is what he told us. Just before 5:20 a man came... more

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