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Candlelight Vigil Planned in Remembrance of Slain Teacher Nicole Mathewson

Owego native Nicole Mathewson was a vibrant woman whose beautiful soul shone bright, but the light that shone so brightly from within Nicole was snuffed out in what can only be described as a senseless act of crime. 

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Free Snowmobiling Safety Certification Course Saturday

Did you know that if you’re between 10 and 17-years-old, New York State requires you take a safety course and earn a safety certificate before you’re legally allowed to operate a snowmobile?

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Vestal Police Department

Vestal Police Seek Help Finding Missing Man

The Vestal Police Department say they're searching for a man missing since Wednesday.

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Rochester Wins Gaming License Over Tioga Downs and Traditions

The New York State Gaming Commission just announced its decision to issue a full gaming license for the Lago Resort and Casino in the Rochester area, over Tioga Downs and Traditions Resort.

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Governor Cuomo Bans Fracking in New York State

New York governor Andrew Cuomo announced today that hydraulic fracturing will be banned in New York, following the release of a long-anticipated study that concluded fracking could pose "significant public health risks."

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Tim Boyle, Getty Images

The Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign Needs Your Help, Binghamton

The holiday season has a way of bringing out the very best in people. Maybe it’s the gift giving that gets people in the mood to do more for others. Or maybe it’s the notion that another year is coming to an end, so why not squeeze in as much good karma as you can.

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Owego Native Killed In Her Pennsylvania Home

Authorities say a woman who grew up in Tioga County was killed in her home in Pennsylvania. Two people, including a teenage boy, have been charged in her death.

According to police in Lancaster, 32-year-old Nicole Mathewson did not show up for her job as an elementary school teacher on Monday morning

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Town of Owego Supervisor Hosts 18th Annual Memorial Blood Drive

Every 30 days I can be found in the same exact place. Laying down on a gurney donating blood. I've been a blood donor since I was old enough to give, but it took on a whole new meaning to me when my Dad's life depended on transfusions.

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Andrew Burton-Getty Images

Bandera Family Offers Free Christmas Dinner to Southern Tier Community

On Christmas, I love sitting down at my family’s large table, surrounded with all my favorite foods but even more so, I love being able to share all that incredible food with the people I love. However, not everyone in our community is able to do this.

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Joshua Lott, Getty Images

A White Christmas Could Be in Store for the Southern Tier [Details]

According to NOAA, it looks like any hopes and dreams of a white Christmas this year, will definitely depend on your location. Based on the historical probability, living in New York gives you about a 41%-90% chance of precip

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