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CAF Airpower History Tour at Binghamton Airport

Fans of warplanes get a unique opportunity Tuesday at the Greater Binghamton Airport as they see the only flying B-29 Superfortress and take a ride and cockpit tour from 9am-5pm. This is a rare chance to relive history and see one of the rarest WWII bombers.

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

UHS Plans Second Vestal Parkway Medical Building

United Health Services is planning to construct another medical office building on the Vestal Parkway, across from the Binghamton University campus.

The Broome County-based health care provider intends to build an almost 69,000 square foot, two-story facility just east of its walk-in facility that was built on what had been the site of the Press & Sun-Bulletin newspaper offices.

UHS plan

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New York State Police
New York State Police

Broome Police on High Alert for Prison Escapees

Law enforcement agencies in the Binghamton area are keeping an eye out for David Sweat and Richard Matt, the convicted killers who escaped from the Clinton Correctional Facility.

Broome County Sheriff David Harder said police have been interviewing "all possible people" who may have any information about how the men managed to break out of the maximum-security prison in Dannemora

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Category: Crime, Local News, News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

I81 Bridge Could be Named For Late Trooper Chris Skinner

A bridge on Interstate 81 in Broome County is being named in honor of New York State Trooper Christopher Skinner, who was killed in the line of duty a year ago.

A statement from state Senator Thomas Libous’ office praises the senate for unanimously passing the legislation to honor the Trooper with the naming of the bridge near where he was killed north of Hinman’s Corners

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Afton Man Accused of Stealing a Vehicle on a Test Drive

An Afton man is accused of trying to dupe a Guilford resident in a vehicle sale scheme.

Chenango County Sheriff’s officials say on May 22nd, 45 year old Russell Davis allegedly defrauded the victim by claiming he would pay more than the asking price for a 2000 Chevrolet Blazer by June 1 if he was allowed to take it for the day with the title being signed over to him

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Category: Articles, Crime, Local News
WNBF News/ Roger Neel Photo
WNBF News/ Roger Neel Photo

Severe Thunderstorms Predicted For Twin Tiers

The National Weather Service is cautioning Twin Tiers residents of the potential for severe thunderstorms and the even the possibility of a tornado.

NOAA says thunderstorms with strong winds and hail could set up in localized areas starting in the afternoon and continuing into the evening

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New York State Police
New York State Police

New York State Offers $100,000 Reward for Escaped Prisoners

New York State has put up a $100,000 reward for anyone who has information that leads to the capture and arrest of the two convicted killers who escaped from a maximum security prison.

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St. Anthony’s Italian Feast Days: June 12th-14th

I’m a sucker for festivals and one of my favorite's is St. Anthony’s Italian Feast Days in Endicott. 

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Dan Bannister
Dan Bannister

Convicted Murderer of Broome Sheriff’s Deputy Escapes

David Sweat, one of two men given a life without parole sentence after being convicted of murdering Broome County Sheriff's Deputy Kevin Tarsia on July 4, 2002, has escaped from prison. 

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Category: Articles, Local News, News
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Veteran Career Transition Basic Training for Local Vets

Several local Veteran service agencies partnered together to announce the details of a free workshop for local Veterans and their family members being held on Saturday, June 20th from 10:00am to 4:00pm at the DoubleTree in downtown Binghamton.

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