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DUI Patrols in Susquehanna County This Weekend VIEW VIDEO
April 15, 2014 - Pennsylvania State Police are warning motorists that there will be increased drunk driving patrols in Susquehanna County, this weekend:   They say that's because they are seeing a high rate of... more

Man Charged with Homicide in Fatal Crash VIEW VIDEO
April 15, 2014 - Police in Pennsylvania have made an arrest in a September crash that killed a six month old. Zachary Larue, 21, of Kingsley, PA is facing numerous charges including homicide by vehicle, three... more

PA Police Investigate Suspicious Death in Susquehanna County VIEW VIDEO
April 14, 2014 - Gibson police are investigating the death of a 47-year-old woman in Lenox Township. Authorities say Lorraine Valentine was found dead in her home on Valentine Road in Lenox Township on Sunday... more

Arrest Made in Pennsylvania Homicide VIEW VIDEO
April 9, 2014 - A 57-year-old woman is charged with criminal homicide in the death of an elderly man in Tioga County Pennsylvania in September of last year:   Debra Lynn Lockett is accused of murdering... more

Fracking Battle Headed to Court VIEW VIDEO
April 3, 2014 - With the state asking a judge to toss a pair of lawsuit's challenging New York's delay in allowing fracking, an attorney leading one of those suits says the state is off base.     The suits are... more

One Dead In Fatal House Fire VIEW VIDEO
March 29, 2014 - A Pennsylvania man has died following a house fire early this morning.   55 year old Boyd Wood lived alone on State Route 6 in Wyalusing Creek Plaza, Pennsylvania. First responders arrived on the... more

Injunction Against Anti-Fracker Narrowed VIEW VIDEO
March 28, 2014 - A partial victory Friday for anti-fracking activist Vera Scroggins. On Monday, Scroggins went to court to get an injunction lifted that barred her from setting foot on any land owned or leased by... more

Frm. Homeland Security Chief Visits Hanna, National Guard VIEW VIDEO
March 28, 2014 - Friday Binghamton played host to former Pennsylvania governor and the very first secretary of the U.S. Homeland Security, Tom Ridge. Ridge was joined by Congressman Richard Hanna and Binghamton... more

Anti-Frackers Continue to Get Message Out to Public VIEW VIDEO
March 25, 2014 - Following Monday's wide-spread coverage of activist Vera Scroggins' bid to get a judge to life an injunction banning her from  land that Cabot owns or leases in Pennsylvania, Scroggins and other... more

Anti-Fracker Vera Scroggins Asking Judge to Lift Injunction VIEW VIDEO
March 24, 2014 - One of the best-known anti-fracking activists appeared in Susquehanna County Court Monday, in an attempt to get a judge to lift an injunction that restricts her from setting foot on forty percent of... more

Brine Discharge Worries Some Lakeside Homeowners in PA VIEW VIDEO
March 19, 2014 - This rusty hue on these leaves isn't due to natural foliage. Instead it is a product of brine from a natural gas facility adjacent to land owned by the Loomis Lake Association in Lenox, Pennsylvania.... more

Music Festival Raises Money for Shelter Animals VIEW VIDEO
March 15, 2014 - Animal lovers came together on Sunday at the Choconut Inn in Friendsville, Pennsylvania to raise money for a good cause and remember a lost loved one. The 6th Annual Shelter Slam featured 18 bands... more

PA Police Investigating Susquehanna County Bank Burglary VIEW VIDEO
March 12, 2014 - Pennsylvania State Police are investigating an early-morning bank burglary in Susquehanna County. Police say between 1:00 and 1:30 this morning a person entered the Community Bank in Lawton... more

Suspect in Fatal Hit-and-Run Turns Himself In VIEW VIDEO
March 10, 2014 - A Hallstead, Pennsylvania man is under arrest for charges related to a fatal car accident in January. Roger Radakovich turned himself in to police Monday morning. Authorities say around 1:30... more

Pennsylvania Attempted Homicide VIEW VIDEO
March 9, 2014 - A search is underway after a Rochester man was shot in an attempted homicide in Tioga County, Pennsylvania.   State police responded to Fred's Gentleman's Club in Tioga Township just after 5:30... more

PCP Drug Arrest VIEW VIDEO
March 9, 2014 - Pennsylvania State Police have taken three people into custody after finding PCP, or Angel Dust, in their vehicle. On Wednesday a trooper made a routine traffic stop on interstate 81 in Great bend... more

Sagan's Influence Still Felt as Cosmos Relaunches VIEW VIDEO
March 5, 2014 - FOX Network's remake of the series Cosmos is bringing new attention to the man behind the ground breaking original series in 1980, late Cornell professor Carl Sagan. In addition to the Cosmos series,... more

Fracking Film: "Triple Divide in Tonawanda" VIEW VIDEO
March 5, 2014 - The latest documentary style film, called Triple Divide in Tonawanda, depicts what it says are the negative impacts of fracking in Pennsylvania,  and explores how the industry is regulated in the... more

Pennsylvania Man Leads Police of Foot Chase VIEW VIDEO
March 2, 2014 - A Pennsylvania man is behind bars after assaulting a woman and then leading police on a chase through the woods on Friday.   David Duane of Hallstead Pennsylvania was seen hitting Brianna Sabine,... more

VESTAL HIGH SPEED VIEW VIDEO
February 28, 2014 - The Hallstead woman who tried to steal items from a local Wal-mart and then fled from police who were pursuing her--pleads guilty:   28 year old Sara Muskas admitted that back in September, she... more

Two Pennsylvania Men Arrested Charged with Illegal Dumping VIEW VIDEO
February 26, 2014 - Two Pennsylvania men and their business are charged with illegal dumping of and storage of sewage sludge containing human waste. Authorities say it was dumped on a farm property in Lenox Township... more

Sexual Misconduct with Cows Story appears in Huffington Post VIEW VIDEO
February 25, 2014 - We have an update on a story that attracted a lot of attention on our news and our website when we first aired it on Friday: It's the report of two farm hands in Herkimer who were arrested for... more

Missing Hawley PA Man VIEW VIDEO
February 24, 2014 - Pennsylvania State Police are asking for the public's help to locate a man they say went missing on Sunday. Officials say 69-year-old Richard Calvitti's abandoned vehicle was found by a family... more

Missing PA Woman Found VIEW VIDEO
February 20, 2014 - A missing Pennsylvania woman has been found according to State Police.   24-year-old Tiffany Myers was reported missing Thursday.  She had last been seen on Tuesday standing in the driveway of her... more

Police Need Help Finding Missing Pennsylvania Woman VIEW VIDEO
February 19, 2014 - State police are seeking your help in locating a missing Pennsylvania woman. 24-year-old Tiffany Ann Myers was last seen Tuesday, standing in the driveway  of her home in Austinville, Columbia... more

Hundreds Gather in Bradford County to Rally for Fracking Royalties VIEW VIDEO
February 14, 2014 - Some Pennsylvania landowners aren't happy with the gas companies they lease their land to. Friday hundreds of them gathered in front of the court house in Bradford County asking for a bill to be... more

Penguin Random House set to Close in Kirkwood VIEW VIDEO
February 6, 2014 - Another area company closing up shops both in Kirkwood, and Pittston Pennsylvania. Penguin Random House will begin the shut down of its distribution centers in Kirkwood and Pittston by February... more

Hallstead Man Killed in PA Car Crash VIEW VIDEO
February 3, 2014 - A Hallstead man died Mondayafternoon in a three car accident on Route 11 in Lathrop Township, Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania.   State Police in Gibson tell us that the victim was 73-year old... 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

John Desisti Dies in State Prison VIEW VIDEO
January 28, 2014 - The crime he was accused of shocked the community. A double killing in November of 2006 by shotgun, of his cousin Carol Keefe, and her husband David, a prominent attorney, in Athens Townshiip,... more

Arrest Made Following Discovery of Frozen Dog VIEW VIDEO
January 28, 2014 - There's been an arrest, following the discovery of a frozen dog in an overturned cage in Tioga County, Pennsylvania. Pennsylvania State Police have arrested 27-year-old Matthew Scott Stone of... more

PETA on Cold Weather Pet Tips VIEW VIDEO
January 24, 2014 - A criminal investigation continues after a dead dog was found frozen in Tioga County Pennsylvania...        Investigators are trying to determine whether the dog died from being left in the cold... more

Frozen Dog Found VIEW VIDEO
January 23, 2014 - Dog  lovers  and animal rights activists are outraged and a criminal investigation has been launched , following the discovery of a dog frozen in an upside down cage in Tioga County, Pennsylvania... more

Pennsylvania Man Charged with Forcibly Touching Girl VIEW VIDEO
January 20, 2014 - A Pennsylvania man is under arrest, accused of forcibly touching a 16-year-old girl. 61-year-old Loren Winn of Thompson, Pennsylvania is charged with touching the girl in 2011. Police say the... 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

State Police Find Vehicle Suspected in Fatal Hit and Run VIEW VIDEO
January 16, 2014 - State police have found the vehicle they believe was involved in a fatal hit and run in Susquehanna County Wednesday morning. It happened on US 11 around 1:30 am. 20-year-old Earl Lyman Youngs of... more

Fracking Lawsuit Delayed VIEW VIDEO
January 16, 2014 - The attorney suing New York State over its failure to make a decision on hydrofracking says the latest request to delay the hearing is another example of stall tactics. Attorney Tom West... more

Woman Killed, One-Year-Old Injured in PA Crash VIEW VIDEO
January 15, 2014 - A woman is dead and one-year-old boy injured after a one-car accident Wednesday morning in Great Bend, Pennsylvania. Police say a eight Wednesday morning, a car driven by 46-year-old Cindy... more

PA Police Investigating Fatal Hit and Run VIEW VIDEO
January 15, 2014 - Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a hit and run that  occurred on State Route 11 near the Sunset Bowling Lanes. They say 20-year-old Earl Lyman Youngs of Hallstead, PA died from the... more

Police: Homeowner Shoots Intruder after Being Assaulted VIEW VIDEO
January 14, 2014 - Pennsylvania State Police say an elderly homeowner fought back during a home invasion in Susquehanna County Monday night. Police say they received a call from 69-year-old David Braman who claimed... more

Human Remains Found in Bradford County, PA VIEW VIDEO
January 12, 2014 - Human remains were found yesterday in Bradford County. The remains were found at 11:19 a.m. in a wooded area on Bennett Road in Towanda, PA. The case is still under investigation by... more

Burglary in Susquehanna County, Police Searching for Suspects VIEW VIDEO
January 9, 2014 - State police in Gibson are asking for the public's help to identify the  suspects they say burglarized a home in Susquehanna County.   They say it happened on Dimock-Nicholson road in... 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

Woman Dies After Crashing into Tow Truck VIEW VIDEO
December 29, 2013 - A woman is dead after crashing into a tow truck early Sunday morning. According the Pennsylvania State Police, 67 year old Sandra Passeri of Roaring Branch Pennsylvania was driving on state route 14... more

Man Arrested for Corruption of Minors VIEW VIDEO
December 22, 2013 - A Susquehanna man is behind bars for Corruption of Minors. The Pennsylvania State Police said 44 year old Kevin White asked two teen aged boys to expose themselves at his home on 300 Grand... more

Family Happy To See Water Buffalo Stay In Place VIEW VIDEO
December 16, 2013 - A family in Franklin Forks, Pennsylvania says it is breathing a sigh of relief. Tammy Manning was notified on Friday that WPX Energy would not carry out plans to remove her water buffalo supply... more

Man Holds Three People Hostage Inside Home VIEW VIDEO
December 15, 2013 - Pennsylvania State Police arrested a Bradford County man after he held people hostage in his home. Police say 53 year old Eugene Moore locked three people in a bedroom threatening to kill them and... more

Police: Driver of tractor trailer turnover was drinking VIEW VIDEO
December 6, 2013 - A Pennsylvania man is under arrest after police say he was driving drunk when his tractor trailer flipped over early Friday morning on Route 81 Southbound. 51-year-old Wayne Davis of Moosic is... more

Nelson Mandela Dies at 95
December 6, 2013 - Former South African President Nelson Mandela has died at the age of 95. The announcement was made by South African president Jacob Zuma this afternoon. Mandela became the country's first... more

Police: Phony Robbery with Real Consequences VIEW VIDEO
November 27, 2013 - If you're going to stage a robbery with your friend, be careful what might be seen on the store's surveillance camera. State Police say 25-year old Kenneth Groover, of New Milford, was working the... more

50 Years Later: Forensic Pathologist Tells Fox 40 JFK Shooting was Conspiracy VIEW VIDEO
November 22, 2013 - For the past half century, theories have abounded about what really happened in Dallas on November 22, 1963, when the President of the United States was murdered. The Warren Commission says there... more

50 Years Later: Is Collective Memory of JFK Assassination Fading? VIEW VIDEO
November 21, 2013 - For those who are old enough to remember where they were when they heard the horrific news that the President of the United States has been  assassinated, the  memories remain fresh:   Now, so... more

Pennsylvania Man Pours Gasoline on Girlfriend and Fires Shots VIEW VIDEO
November 17, 2013 - A Pennsylvania man is jail after pouring gasoline on his girlfriend on fire and firing several rounds from a pistol at her. Police say 52 year old Robert Brundage of Moscow Pa and girlfriend 47... more

Man Arrested for Posting Terroristic Threats on Facebook VIEW VIDEO
November 9, 2013 - A man was arrested Friday after writing posts on his Facebook page threatening  violence against students and schools. Tweny five year old Michael Peditto of Wellboro wrote several posts... more

Anti-Fracking Activists Come Face to Face with Gas Drilling Company VIEW VIDEO
November 1, 2013 - Anti-Fracking groups and a natural gas company came face to face today when WPX visited Tammy Hadlick's home in Franklin Forks Pennsylvania to remove a water buffalo the company voluntarily installed... more

1 Man Dead After Early Morning Crash VIEW VIDEO
October 26, 2013 - A crash in Susquehanna County leaves one man dead. Pennsylvania State Police say it happened on State Route 106 in Clifford Township near the intersection of Oswald Johnson Road around 6:30... more

Better Help for Children Suffering from Abuse in Bradford County VIEW VIDEO
October 23, 2013 - Edith Jordan felt as if she were walking back in time when she became director of the children's house last December and saw the lack of resources used to help sexually and physically abused children... more

Dimock Moratorium VIEW VIDEO
October 11, 2013 - Some residents in Dimock, Pennsylvania have a very different set of complaints.  They want to know when fracking of new wells can resume. There is a nine-square-mile section of Dimock where... more

Water Drive for PA Fracking Victims VIEW VIDEO
October 11, 2013 - A dispute over water for families in Franklin Forks Pennsylvania makes it's way to Binghamton. Binghamton Mayor Matt Ryan and other anti-fracking activists announced they are donating water to... more

In The Home Stretch for New Owego Elementary VIEW VIDEO
October 8, 2013 - The two year long process of starting to rebuild the Owego Elementary School is in the home stretch. All that is left before construction can start is voter approval of a referendum. The... more

Pennsylvania Rape Arrest VIEW VIDEO
October 8, 2013 - Pennsylvania State Police charge a man with rape and assault of three women he helped raise. Police arrested 64-year-old Joseph Benson of Meshoppen, PA while in Auburn Township in Susquehanna... more

Accident Leaves PA Man Dead VIEW VIDEO
October 7, 2013 - A Pennsylvania man is dead after police say he crashed his pick-up truck in Overton Township late Sunday night.   64-year-old Alan Bailey died when, for an unknown reason, his truck traveled off... more

PA Man Dead in Tanker Truck Accident VIEW VIDEO
October 3, 2013 - A Wyalusing, Pennsylvania man is dead after state police say he lost control of the tanker truck he was driving Wednesday afternoon.   Police say 49-year-old Richard Wayne Ottaviani was traveling... more

Pennsylvania State Police Investigating Arson Fire VIEW VIDEO
September 29, 2013 - Pennsylvania State Police in Gibson are investigating an arson fire in Susquehanna County.   Police say the fire started on Friday evening just after 7pm. They believe suspects entered the... more

Man Arrested for Growing Marijuana in Backyard VIEW VIDEO
September 29, 2013 - Pennsylvania State Police in Gibson arrested a man on Saturday after they found marijuana plants behind the man's home in Susquehanna County.   Police say 53 year old Raymond Toman of Hallstead... more

Police: Woman Shoplifts, Leads Chase Through Binghamton, Vestal VIEW VIDEO
September 23, 2013 - A Hallstead, Pennsylvania woman is under arrest after police say she led them in a car chase through Vestal and Binghamton after shoplifting from the Walmart in the Town Square Mall...     Police... more

Waverly House Fire VIEW VIDEO
September 21, 2013 - Waverly and Lockwood fire departments responded to a house fire around 7pm Sunday night at 55 route 34 in Waverly. Officials could not say if anyone was home at the time and do not know what... more

Man Leads Pennsylvania State Police on High Speed Chase VIEW VIDEO
September 21, 2013 - Pennsylvania State Police arrested 38 year old John Teneyck of Troy after a high speed chase Friday morning.  Here's what police told us.... Teneyck fled during an investigation. Two marked... more

Police Investigate Homicide Involving Elderly Couple in Tioga County, PA VIEW VIDEO
September 16, 2013 - Police are seeking a person of interest following a deadly attack on an elderly couple on Route 414 in Liberty Township, Tioga County, PA.   82-year-old Oliver Litzelman was found deceased in his... more

Cuomo Last in Presidential Preference Poll VIEW VIDEO
September 16, 2013 - If New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has presidential aspirations in 2016 he has a long way to go to get his party's nomination - this according to a new poll from CNN.   According to the survey,... more

Trends Forecaster Gerald Celente Says Syria Chemical Weapons Issue is Pretext for Larger U.S. Interests VIEW VIDEO
September 11, 2013 - Trends Forecaster Gerald Celente  says President Obama's insistence that the reason for a strike on Syria is its alleged use of chemical weapons is just a pretext for a much larger plan by the U.S.... more

Victims Identified in Susquehanna Co. Plane Crash VIEW VIDEO
September 11, 2013 - The names of the victims of the fatal plane crash on labor day have been released--but no official information yet on where they were from:   The victims are identified as 73-year-old Thomas Huf... more

Bodies Discovered at Plane Crash Site VIEW VIDEO
September 9, 2013 - A grim discovery in a Pennsylvania cornfield in Susquehanna County. Two bodies have been found, along with wreckage of a vintage World War Two plane that went missing on Labor Day. The twin... more

Man Charged with DUI After Two Die in Car Crash VIEW VIDEO
September 7, 2013 - A Lawrenceville, Pennsylvania man is now being charged with a DUI for a car crash in March that killed two people. Pennsylvania State Police completed the investigation Friday. They say, 45 year... more

Happy Ending for Water Rescue in Apalachin VIEW VIDEO
September 5, 2013 - A happy ending to what had been a tense situation for awhile Thursday night. A man was reported missing after leaving from the  Apalachin Boat Launch in Apalachin around 8PM. The man aboard... more

Three Car Crash Sends Five to Hospital VIEW VIDEO
September 4, 2013 - A three car crash in Susquehanna County sends five to the hospital. Pennsylvania State Police say it happened around 7 p.m. on Monday on State Route 92 in Lenox Township.  Police say a pickup... more

Heirloom Seeds Add to Crop Diversity VIEW VIDEO
September 4, 2013 - Looking to add diversity to his garden, Ed Nizalowski planted these Romanian Pole Beans and German Ribbon Beans a few years ago - and have done nothing but grow since. "So next year I had 12-foot... more

Higher Gas Prices Won't Affect Motorists' Holiday Travel Plans VIEW VIDEO
August 29, 2013 - While the big increase in traffic is expected Friday evening,  Thursday night, we went to Love's Truck Stop off I-81, and spoke with some of the drivers stopping to fuel up, or buy food.   We... more

Annual Mudcat Golf Tournament Raises Thousands for Local Charities VIEW VIDEO
August 29, 2013 - Thursday was the perfect day for the Annual Jim Mudcat Grant Golf Tournament. Dozens of golfers teed off at the Link at Hiawatha Landing for a good cause. The tournament goes back twelve years when... more

Right-to-Decide on Fracking Heads to Appeals Court VIEW VIDEO
August 29, 2013 - The issue of whether municipalities have a right to ban fracking is not yet decided. The New York State of Appeals Court announced it will review the lower court rulings regarding the Dryden and... more

Rally for Food Stamps Funding, Higher Wages for Fast Food Workers VIEW VIDEO
August 29, 2013 - They may work in the food business but they say they rely on food stamps to survive. Thursday, area residents who say they rely on the Nutrition Assistance Program joined together with former... more

AAA: Expected Increase in Labor Day Travel VIEW VIDEO
August 29, 2013 - More people will be hitting the roads this Labor Day. Officials from AAA say that travel will be up 4% compared to this time last year, even with the higher gas prices. More than 34 million... more

Railroad Electrocution Investigation Continues VIEW VIDEO
August 27, 2013 - The investigation continues into the circumstances leading up to the electrocution death of a Pennsylvania man earlier this week, while he was  working on the railroad on State Route 235 in... more

Towanda Woman's Death Ruled Homicide VIEW VIDEO
August 27, 2013 - Patricia Kunkle aspirated her own stomach contents, after suffering blunt trauma to the head and now her death is ruled a homicide. That's the finding of the autopsy on the Pennsylvania woman who... more

Bradford County Man Charged With Killing Wife VIEW VIDEO
August 26, 2013 - A Bradford County man is now accused of killing his wife. 29-year-old Scott Kunkle of Monroe Township was previously charged with simple assault and reckless endangerment after his wife,... more

Railroad Worker Dies in Town of Colesville VIEW VIDEO
August 26, 2013 - A railroad worker is dead after he was electrocuted while on the job in the Town of Colesville. State police say a 39-year-old Thomas F. Tarchak of Simpson, PA, a Canadian Pacific railroad... more

Crash Claims Woman's Life in Richmond Township VIEW VIDEO
August 26, 2013 - A one-car crash claims the life of a Mansfield, Pennsylvania woman. Pennsylvania State Police say 27-year-old Natasha Nicole Stanfield drove off the roadway of Brooklyn Road in Richmond Township... more

Hickories Circuit Dog Show Underway VIEW VIDEO
August 16, 2013 - This weekend is sure to be a hoot and howl up at the Apalachin Firemen's Field Grounds.   Dogs and their owners from all over the country will be there for the Hickories Circuit Dog Show. Along... more

Amber Alert Ends With Two Arrests
August 16, 2013 - An amber alert in Pennsylvania ends with the arrest of two people and the reunion of a child with her mother. 39-year-old Peter Tarbox and his mother, 55-year-old Annette Williams were arrested in... more

Police: Hostage Taker Ends his Own Life in Bovina VIEW VIDEO
August 12, 2013 - Police say a hostage taker who threatened to shoot any law enforcement that approached is dead after taking his own life. The incident in the Town of Bovina in Delaware County began when police... more

Eight People Taken to Hospital in New Milford Crash VIEW VIDEO
August 12, 2013 - Eight people are taken to the hospital after a two-car crash on Route 81 in New Milford. Pennsylvania State Police say at about 4:45 Monday morning a box truck was traveling southbound when it... more

Helicopter Crash: Pilot Not Qualified for Instrument Flight Rules VIEW VIDEO
August 9, 2013 - --The weather called for instrument flight rules at the time of the crash, but the pilot was not rated for that: That's part of the preliminary report on last month's helicopter crash in Noxen... more

Hallstead Pennsylvania Bank Robbery VIEW VIDEO
August 9, 2013 - Pennsylvania Police are looking for a bank robber. It happened shortly before noon Friday at the Pennstar Bank on Route 11 in Hallstead. The man they are seeking is described as a white male,... more

Local security issues addressed in wake of PA shooting VIEW VIDEO
August 6, 2013 - The fatal shooting in Monroe County, Pennsylvania raises some questions regarding how security is being handled locally to prevent an incident like that happening here. "You know, you can't plan... more

Three Dead After Shooting at Town Meeting in PA VIEW VIDEO
August 5, 2013 - Three are reported dead, and three others are seriously injured after a shooting at a town meeting in Monroe County, Pennsylvania.. Written reports say it happened in Ross Township just before... more

Man Found Driving Under the Influence and with Drugs in Car VIEW VIDEO
July 30, 2013 - A Sayre man is facing drug charges after police stopped him for driving  recklessly on Route 17 in Binghamton. Sheriffs say they pulled over 23-year-old Dustin Onofre on Monday.  Witnesses said... more

Former PA Governor William Scranton Dies VIEW VIDEO
July 29, 2013 - Pennsylvania's former governor, presidential candidate, and United Nations ambassador, William Scranton has died. He passed away at a retirement community in California Sunday night of a cerebral... more

Names Released in Fatal Helicopter Crash VIEW VIDEO
July 29, 2013 - The names of the five victims have been released and the investigation is under way. The National Transportation and Safety Board is now probing the events leading up to the fatal crash in... more

Five Dead in Crash of Helicopter which Departed from Tri-Cities Airport VIEW VIDEO
July 28, 2013 - Identities of the victims have not been released, but Fox 40 News has confirmed that five people perished in a helicopter crash in Pennsylvania, after the craft left from the Tri-Cities Airport in... more

Bandwidth: O-A Students Summer Project VIEW VIDEO
July 25, 2013 - For some high schoolers, getting a summer job is all about earning a little extra cash.   But for students working for the Owego-Apalachin I-T Department-- how about extra bandwidth? The kids... more

Woman's Body Found in Lewis Lake VIEW VIDEO
July 24, 2013 - Pennsylvania State police are still trying to figure out how a woman discovered a short distance from the shore of a lake in Pennsylvania died. Police say 52-year-old Jacqueline Ann Thiem of... more

DOE: Fracking Didn't Taint Water VIEW VIDEO
July 19, 2013 - There's another round of debate on both sides of the fracking issue. A new federal study on hydraulic fracturing released Friday, gives a boost to those who support the controversial drilling... more

Local Attorney Comments on Strategy in George Zimmerman Trial. VIEW VIDEO
July 15, 2013 - Following the acquittal of George Zimmerman on charges of Second Degree Murder and Manslaughter in the shooting of Trayvon Martin, Binghamton attorney Ron Benjamin tells Fox 40 News that a strategy... more

Thousands at Montrose, PA Patriotic Parade VIEW VIDEO
July 4, 2013 - Every Fourth of July, Montrose Pennsylvania's patriotic parade gives families a chance to showcase their American spirit. "I said hey, we're going to the Fourth of July parade.  Let's get our... more

John DeSisti Not Competent to Stand Trial VIEW VIDEO
July 1, 2013 - John Desisti, the 75 year old Bradford County man charged with the double homicide of his cousin and her husband is not competent to stand trial. Bradford County Senior Judge David Grine made the... more

OFA Adds Two To Wall of Fame VIEW VIDEO
June 19, 2013 - It's a night to remember those who dedicate their lives to service and giving back to the community. On Wednesday, the Owego-Apalachin school board inducted two former Owego Free Academy... more

Final Day of DeSisti's Competency Hearing VIEW VIDEO
June 18, 2013 - The Waverly man accused of killing his two relatives in Athens, Pennsylvania appeared in court Tuesday. Tuesday was the second and final day of 75-year-old John DeSisti's competency... more

Competency Hearing for John Desisti VIEW VIDEO
June 17, 2013 - BRADFORD COUNTY -- The competency hearing for the man accused of killing two of his relatives in Sayre Pennsylvania began Monday. John Desisti, 75, is accused of killing his cousin Carol Keeffe... more

UPDATE: House Explosion in Horseheads Not an Accident VIEW VIDEO
June 13, 2013 - It was no accident. Fox 40 News has learned that the natural gas explosion that ripped through a Horseheads residence was not caused by  faulty or malfunctioning equipment inside or outside the... more

Fracking Under a Piece of History in Susquehanna County VIEW VIDEO
June 12, 2013 - This 153-acre farm in Brooklyn Township, Pennsylvania is no stranger to being part of critical issues of the day. In 1793, Prince Perkins, a free black man, bought the farm which is a half-mile from... more

Susquehanna Sojourn comes through town VIEW VIDEO
June 10, 2013 - Dozens of canoeists are paddling through time, down the Susquehanna River.   Forty-five paddlers kicked off the Susquehanna Sojurn on Saturday in Great Bend, PA, and made a stop in Binghamton ... more

Scholarship In Memory Of Fallen Heroes VIEW VIDEO
June 6, 2013 - OWEGO -- Passing along the legacy of giving back to the community and honoring fallen heroes is the meaning behind a new scholarship. Thursday night, the wives of fallen Owego firefighters Steve... more

Father: Daughter Attacked By Fellow Student in Apalachin VIEW VIDEO
June 6, 2013 - A local parent says his 11-year-old daughter was attacked at a school in Apalachin and says he has the video to prove it. John Winkler says the video shows his daughter being attacked by an older... more

Recipe Ideas For Memorial Day BBQ VIEW VIDEO
May 24, 2013 - With the long weekend ahead, many of you may be itching to try out some new dishes for that Memorial Day barbecue. Sue Michaels ,owner of The Kitchen Store in Apalachin, helped us out with some... more

Report: PA water supplies damaged VIEW VIDEO
May 20, 2013 - According to records obtained by the Scranton Times-Tribune, the water supplies of over 160 homes, churches, farms, and businesses have been damaged by oil and gas development.   The documents... more

Flash Fire at Compressor Station in Pennsylvania VIEW VIDEO
May 15, 2013 - They aren't calling it an explosion but company officials and the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection are still investigating a flash fire that occurred on Turnpike Road in Brooklyn... more

Drug Arrests in Bradford County VIEW VIDEO
May 14, 2013 - Also in Bradford County a number of law enforcement agencies issued 61 warrants on 42 suspects as part of a massive drug operation. The arrest warrants were for possession with intent to deliver... more

12 Hour Stand Off in South Waverly VIEW VIDEO
May 14, 2013 - A South Waveryly man is in custody after an 12 hour standoff with police. Police say the call came in around 11:00 Monday night. They say Timothy Murphy of 44 Williams Street in South Waverly... more

Homicide-Suicide in Bradford County VIEW VIDEO
May 6, 2013 - A Homicide-Suicide is the ruling in the shooting deaths of two people in Bradford County, Pennsylvania.   The bodies were discovered Sunday morning in a residence at 360 Main Street in Canton... more

Police Hit The Links For Fallen Officers VIEW VIDEO
May 1, 2013 - Policemen from all over the Southern Tier traded their work gear for golf clubs Wednesday. Nearly one hundred officers and friends took a swing at the links golf course in Apalachin. The 14th... more

Tompkins County Sheriff Investigating Double Shooting VIEW VIDEO
April 30, 2013 - Few details available yet, but according to a number of reports, Tomkins County Sheriff's are investigating a double shooting in Newfield. Two men were reported shot early Tuesday afternoon. Their... more

Franklin Forks Residents Concerned About Methane In Water Wells VIEW VIDEO
April 30, 2013 - A response wasn't long in coming, following the latest bit of news on a very controversial subject.  Just one day after the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection said methane found in... more

PA Regulators Say Methane Emissions Are Natural VIEW VIDEO
April 29, 2013 - It was a presence of methane gas that some had blamed on fracking, and one that brought big-name celebrities to northeast Pennsylvania. But Monday that state's Department of Environmental... more

Late Night Silver Lake Car Crash Leaves One Dead VIEW VIDEO
April 26, 2013 - A late night crash in Silver Lake township has left one person dead.   Pennsylvania State Police say it happened around 11pm Thursday about 2 miles east of State Route 267. Police say 49... more

PA State Police Searching For Gas Theft VIEW VIDEO
April 13, 2013 - Pennsylvania State Police are searching for man who made off with hundreds of dollars in diesel fuel.   They say the incident happened around 10:00  Thursday night at the Exxon station in Great... more

Drill Baby Drill Documentry Shown in Endicott VIEW VIDEO
April 12, 2013 - "Drill, Baby Drill" -- a documentary film, was shown in Endicott Friday evening. --it is a cautionary tale of what the film maker says are the dangers of fracking:   The  film is set  on two... more

Disabled Workers Integrating into Community Jobs VIEW VIDEO
April 4, 2013 - For the past eight years Jimmy Battle has manned the sink at the Chat-A-Wyle restaurant in Apalachin. "I do dishes and bus tables. I do everything," said Battle. Battle and Sandy Weeks, who's... more

Highway Deaths Lower in P.A. Last Year VIEW VIDEO
April 1, 2013 - The stats are not in yet on Easter travel this year, but according to Penndot, highway deaths for all of last year were the third-lowest on record, and deaths involving drunk driving were the lowest... more

18-Year-Old Suffers Major Injuries in PA Crash VIEW VIDEO
March 30, 2013 - Pennsylvania State Police say an early morning accident has left an 18-year-old with serious injuries.   It happened in Great Bend Township just before 9 on Saturday morning.  Police say Jaelen... more

Murder suspect pleads not guilty in arraignment VIEW VIDEO
March 26, 2013 - TOWN OF BINGHAMTON --  The manhunt is over.  Five days after Christina Rumpel-Powell, 35 and Mario Masciarelli, 24 were found dead at a home at 4185 Lisi Lane in the Town of Binghamton, Christina's... more

Police: Man Arrested in PA for Possession of 10 Pounds of Marijuana VIEW VIDEO
March 25, 2013 - According Pennsylvania State Police, ten pounds of pot was what  discovered during a traffic stop Sunday afternoon.   Police stopped Lawrence Fred Jocelyn of Uniondale, NY on Route 81 in Great... more

PA DEP Says No Danger to Residents in Fracking Fluid Spill Area VIEW VIDEO
March 14, 2013 - Pennsylvania's Department of Environmental Protection says there is no danger to homes and residents in the Tunkhannock area of Wyoming County, following a fracking fluid spill that began around 7... more

Human Remains Found VIEW VIDEO
March 12, 2013 - The Bradford County Coroner and Athens Police in Pennsylvania are still investigating a set of partial human remains found in Athens Township on Friday. The age, sex, race and height of the... more

Four Dead in Three Unrelated Accidents in PA VIEW VIDEO
March 2, 2013 - Four people are dead after three separate accidents that occurred in Bradford County, Pennsylvania on Friday. Police responded to the first accident around 7:30 a.m. on State Route 14 in Canton... more

Locals React to Pope's Resignation VIEW VIDEO
February 28, 2013 - Pope Benedict the Sixteenth officially resigned Thursday as of 2 p.m. eastern time. His resignation made history as this is the first time in six centuries a pope has resigned. Some local... more

River Gauges Will Remain On-Line at Least Until June 1st. VIEW VIDEO
February 25, 2013 - BINGHAMTON -- A series of stream and river gauges in the Susquehanna basin that were set to go off-line Friday now have new life. According to Senator Charles Schumer, gauges will stay operational... more

Church Gas Compressor Station Discussion in Dimock VIEW VIDEO
February 22, 2013 - As we've reported, plans are already under way for a third gas compressor in the Dimock area, but what does that mean for residents? Ali Warner was at a meeting in Dimock Friday night.  It was... more

Towanda Fire Claims the Life of a Two Year Boy VIEW VIDEO
February 18, 2013 - TOWANDA, PA -- An early morning house fire on Saturday claimed the life of two year old John David Yoder III at 106 North Fourth Street, Towanda, PA in Towanda Borough. Police said Yoder III, his... more

Tom Jam Benefits Local Musician VIEW VIDEO
February 17, 2013 - FRIENDSVILLE -- Local musicians came together Sunday to help one of their own. Keyboard player and Vestal native Tom Sorber recently had a cancerous brain tumor removed.  Sunday's Tom Jam Benefit... more

Trends Forecaster Predicted Currency Wars VIEW VIDEO
February 15, 2013 - If you've been following Trends Forecaster Gerald Celente, --you know,  that for years he's been talking about a progression of events in a worsening economy--currency wars--trade wars-- and finally,... more

Hawaiian Vacation for Nine Year Old Girl VIEW VIDEO
February 13, 2013 - There are probably quite a few people who would enjoy a Hawaiian vacation right about now, but none more deserving than nine year old Grace Wilkinson. Wednesday, at the Red Lobster, Grace, who is... more

Town of Sanford Sued Over Banned Public Comment VIEW VIDEO
February 12, 2013 - A pair of groups are suing the Town of Sanford over it's ban of public comment on fracking at town board meetings. The Natural Resources Defense Council and Catskill Citizens for Safe Energy are... more

DeSisti Competent to Stand Trial for Double Shotgun Slayings VIEW VIDEO
February 7, 2013 - An elderly Waverly man will stand trial for the shotgun slayings of two of his relatives in Athens Township.   75 year old John DeSisti has been ruled mentally competent by Bradford County Judge... more

Montrose Freedom of Press Restriction hearing VIEW VIDEO
February 5, 2013 - MONTROSE -- A Freedom of the Press issue being thrashed out in court Tuesday in Montrose and is fracking at the center of the controversy? The issue is whether Montrose Town Council can legally... more

Two Men Arrested For Stealing Metal VIEW VIDEO
February 1, 2013 - Two men under arrest --accused of stealing construction metal and chains from a property on Nanticoke Drive in the Town of Union.     32-year-old Andrew Honnick of Endicott, and 23-year-old Chad... more

Manager of Brackney Inn Pleas Guilty to Tax Charge VIEW VIDEO
January 30, 2013 - A sentencing day for the manager and operator of the Brackney Inn in Susquehanna County who admits to filing a false tax return. Jacqueline MacBlane, of Binghamton, was sentenced in federal court... more

Woman Arrested, Accused of Abandoning 50 Cats VIEW VIDEO
January 29, 2013 - A woman is arrested after moving and allegedly abandoning approximately 50 cats at her old house   59 year old  mary Herko-Daniels, now of Apalachin, was charged with abandonment and failure to... more

Several Tractor Trailer Accidents Today on Icy Roads
January 28, 2013 - Snow, sleet, freezing rain, rain-, we saw it all here in the Southern Tier and it caused quite a headache for anyone on the roadways. There were scores of crashes and mishaps all around the area... more

Stove Sales Increase VIEW VIDEO
January 24, 2013 - As the temperatures drop, more people are hurrying to buy various types of stoves to keep warm.     The owner of  Tall Pines Farm in Kingsley, Pennsylvania says he has seen a large influx of... more

Dimock Celebrity Anti-Fracking Tour VIEW VIDEO
January 17, 2013 - Yoko Ono, Sean Lennon, and Susan Sarandon travelled from New York City to fracking country in Pennsylvania today for an anti-fracking tour. They met with residents of two homes who say the drilling... more

Purse Snatchers Behind Bars VIEW VIDEO
January 12, 2013 - Two Susquehanna men are facing charges after trying to run off with a woman's purse at supermarket in Chenango.    Broome County Sheriff's Office officials say 30-year-old James Theobald and... more

Broome County's New Office of Energy Development VIEW VIDEO
January 10, 2013 - A one stop shop for all energy-related issues is how Debbie Preston described her new Office of Energy Development. The goal for this office, according to the county executive, is to reduce and... more

Dog Shot: Man Charged with Cruelty to Animals VIEW VIDEO
January 3, 2013 - In Pennsylvania, a Dimock Township man is charged with cruelty to animals --accused of shooting a woman's pet black lab mix-- as the animal crossed on to his property: State police say 32 year old... more

Sandusky Fallout: PA Governor Sues NCAA VIEW VIDEO
January 2, 2013 - The Governor of Pennsylvania will sue the NCAA over that group's $60-million fine of Penn State in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal. Sandusky, a former Penn State assistant... more

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