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Prison Guard Arrested in Escape Investigation

A second Clinton Correctional Facility has been arrested in connection with the escape of two convicted killers nearly three weeks ago.

Authorities say 57-year-old prison guard Gene Palmer of Dannemora faces four charges for allegedly helping David Sweat and Richard Matt break out of the maximum-security facility

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Fourth of July Celebrations in and Around Binghamton

July 4th is closer than it seems! Where will you and your family and friends be this Independence Day? We’ve gathered events from all over the Southern Tier and Central New York to give you the best and broadest options for fireworks and fun!

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JJ Bladester
JJ Bladester

Fish for Free in New York State This Weekend

If you've never been, it can be hard to understand why people love fishing so much. But if you ask someone who lives for fishing, they'll tell you that it's not just about snagging a huge catch.

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Cheap Rabies Clinics Near You

Rabies is a serious disease. It is caused by a virus. Humans get rabies when they are bitten by infected animals. At first there might not be any symptoms. But weeks, or even months after a bite, rabies can cause pain, fatigue, headaches, fever, and irritability. These are followed by seizures, hallucinations, and paralysis. Human rabies is almost always fatal.

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Entertainment Highlights in the Binghamton Area

We are fortunate to be rich in arts and entertainment, always a short drive away and perfect for a date night or a family night out.  This weekend features a variety of plays and a music show in Johnson City.

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Motions Filed in Preparation For Libous Trial

Senator Thomas Libous wants to be able to discuss his health challenges at his upcoming federal trial.

The Binghamton Republican has been accused of making false statements to the FBI. His indictment was announced nearly a year ago

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Downtown Binghamton Apartment Project Unveiled

Two recent Binghamton University graduates have announced plans to renovate a five-story downtown building. The project will create twelve modern apartments at 73 Court Street.

The $2.5 million project is being undertaken by Fortress Development Group, a New York City-based real estate management firm owned by Syed Ali and Adam Ibrahim

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“Dog the Bounty Hunter” May Join Search for Escaped Prisoners

Last week, escaped prisoners Richard Matt and David Sweat were added to the U.S. Marshals Service's list of the top 15 most wanted fugitives, prompting even more interest in finding them.

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

St. Patrick School in Owego Closes After 156 Years

Tioga County's only Catholic school is closing today.

St. Patrick School on Front Street in Owego - which was established in 1859 - is holding a half-day session.

Principal Paula Smith said a school talent show will be held as St

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7th Annual Discovery Center Summer Carnival

If you’re a fan of the Wizard of Oz and looking for something fun to do during the week with your kids, I think you’ll really enjoy what the Discovery Center has planned for their 7th Annual Summer Carnival.

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