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Candidate Steve May Explains Why He's Making a Move for Owego Mayor VIEW VIDEO
January 29, 2016 - Earlier this week, a village of Owego trustee announced that he'll challenge Mayor Kevin Millar (D) for his position. On Friday, republican Steve May told Fox 40 why he's making a move for... more

Cal Harris Arrested for Alleged Verbal Harassment VIEW VIDEO
January 28, 2016 - Calvin Harris, the man accused of murdering his wife in September of 2001, is facing a new harassment charge after an incident in the Town of Owego last month. According to state police, Harris... more

Owego Mayor To Be Challenged By Village Trustee in Upcoming Election VIEW VIDEO
January 25, 2016 - Village of Owego Mayor Kevin Millar (D) is being challenged for his position -- by a sitting village trustee. Republican Steve May has served the village board since 2014. On Monday, he announced... more

Police: Speeding Man had 28 Grams of Marijuana
January 25, 2016 - Police have arrested an Owego man for criminal possession of marijuana after a traffic stop on State Route 17 early Friday. Police observed Aaron J. Richards, 22, speeding at 84 mph on State Route... more

Owego Woman Charged with Stealing $70,000 from Company VIEW VIDEO
January 22, 2016 - An Owego woman is charged with stealing $70,000 over a six-year span from the company she worked for.     Owego Police have charged 47-year-old Denise LaBarron with Grand Larceny in the Second... more

Owego Firefighter Remembered at Candlelight Vigil VIEW VIDEO
January 21, 2016 - "American Pie" by Don McLean was Matthew Porcari's favorite song. Family and friends came out to celebrate the fallen firefighter at an annual vigil held in Owego "He fought hard for our... more

Police: Missing Plates Led to D.W.I. Arrest
January 11, 2016 - An Apalachin man missing license plates led to his arrest for D.W.I. On Saturday at about 7:33 p.m., New York State Police arrested Alexander G. Perry, 30 of Apalachin, for misdemeanor aggravated... more

First Day at the New Owego Elementary School VIEW VIDEO
January 6, 2016 - "There's no place like home." About 500 students got to enjoy their brand new home today with the opening of the new Owego Elementary School. And it made a strong first impression. "I thought,... more

643 Bags of Heroin Found in Traffic Stop VIEW VIDEO
January 4, 2016 - A Waverly man arrested on New Year's Eve was in possession of 643 bags of heroin. Around 7:55 pm on December 31st, Troopers arrested Eric J. Derrig, 33, of Waverly for Criminal Possession of a... more

Owego United Methodist Opens Doors, Arms to Community on Christmas VIEW VIDEO
December 24, 2015 - An Owego church is keeping bellies full, and spirits bright, this holiday by welcoming in hundreds for its annual Christmas dinner. Volunteers at the Owego United Methodist Church make it their... more

Some Local Drug Arrests to Report in Your Friday Crime Wrap
December 18, 2015 - A narcotics trafficking investigation has lead to three felony drug arrests in Village of Sidney. A 22-year-old named Harry A. Ramirez, known as "J.R." or "Junior," of Sidney and the Bronx was... more

Owego Blood Drive Continues Tradition of Giving Back VIEW VIDEO
December 17, 2015 - On Thursday, continuing a tradition of gratitude, Owego played host to the 19th annual Castellucci Memorial Blood Drive.  The event keeps the memories of the town supervisor's parents alive, while... more

Budget Bill Should Keep Lockheed Helicopter Projects On Course VIEW VIDEO
December 16, 2015 - Two major helicopter contracts at Lockheed Martin should stay on track.     The House and Senate could vote as early as this week on a federal budget bill that includes over $507 million for the... more

Suspect in Fatal Owego Accident Pleads Not Guilty VIEW VIDEO
December 15, 2015 - The man charged with striking and killing a Taylor Garbage employee with his car pleaded not guilty Tuesday in Town of Owego Court.     72-year-old Donald Ulmer entered the plea on a charge of... more

Owego-Apalachin Board of Education Searches for New Superintendent VIEW VIDEO
December 15, 2015 - The Owego-Apalachin Board of Education has started its search for a new superintendent. Tuesday night the board held its first workshop by screening various resumes in a process that will likely... more

Local veterans sound off on combat roles opening to women
December 8, 2015 - Local veterans are reacting to the United States defense secretary's recent order to open all combat jobs to women. In January, the ban will be lifted that prohibits women from entering front line... more

Tioga County Holds Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day Ceremony VIEW VIDEO
December 7, 2015 - More than 70 years after the attack on Pearl Harbor, people in Owego honored those who experienced that fateful day firsthand.   Organizers of the remembrance ceremony say its purpose is to honor... more

Lockheed Martin Lands Big Deal With US Navy
December 2, 2015 - The US Navy has issued a Lockheed Martin led industry team the balance of funding of $279 million for the construction of the future USS Cooperstown, a sister ship of the USS freedom which is... more

Stocking Stuffing for Military Kids in Owego VIEW VIDEO
December 1, 2015 - The spirit of generosity was at Lockheed Martin today. Operation Homefront teamed up with volunteers from Lockeed Martin to stuff stockings for children of members of the armed services. The 400... more

Owego Audit Results Analyzed By Its Supervisor VIEW VIDEO
December 1, 2015 - The Town of Owego Supervisor discussed the State Comptroller's audit of the Tioga County town today.   The audit revealed that the current balance for the town's Highway Fund is at... more

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

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