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Twelve Dannemora Prison Workers Placed on Leave

A dozen Clinton Correctional Facility employees have been placed on administrative leave in the aftermath of the escape of David Sweat and Richard Matt.

The state Department of Corrections and Community Supervision announced the action Tuesday morning

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Donation Collection for Binghamton Fire Victims

North Side Roots is a group of residents working together to make a difference in the lives of other Binghamton residents and they're asking for our community to come together to help gather donations for a local family who lost all of their possessions in an electrical fire.

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Traci Taylor
Traci Taylor

Celebrate Summer at the Tioga County Fair in Owego

What would summertime be without sticky cotton candy covered faces and carnival rides?

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Binghamton U. Economic Development Efforts Recognized

Binghamton University's efforts to improve the region's economic are being acknowledged by an international research and advocacy organization.

Binghamton has been designated as an "Innovation and Economic Prosperity University" by the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities

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Escapee David Sweat May Have Taken Survival Course

David Sweat, one of the two killers who escaped from a maximum-security state prison, may have had an important advantage in living in the North Country while on the run.

Sweat actually may have benefited from tips he learned from a prison wilderness survival course

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David Sweat Reportedly Talking to Investigators

Former Broome County resident David Sweat is said to be speaking with police after his capture following his escape from a maximum-security state prison.

Sweat was shot by a state trooper near the Canadian border Sunday afternoon, more than three weeks after he and Richard Matt broke out of the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora

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Traci Taylor
Traci Taylor

Start a New Summer Tradition with the Afton Fair

Traditions are made when something just feels right year after year, and after more than 125 years of feel-good fun, the Afton Fair in Afton is one tradition that’s here to stay.

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David Sweat arrested by NY State Police (Sunday 6/28/15 - WIBX)
David Sweat arrested by NY State Police in Constable, NY. (Sunday 6/28/15 - WIBX)

David Sweat Captured, In Custody Bloodied And Shirtless [PHOTO]

The more than three week manhunt for two escaped prisoners from Clinton Correctional Facility in upstate New York concluded this weekend with both being shot in separate incidents, and only one surviving.

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Will This Weekend Be a Weather Washout?

Most of us work much too hard here in the Southern Tier to have a weekend of rain.  Although our gardens enjoy the wet weather, most of us want to get outside to enjoy the short summer we are rewarded each weekend.

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Endicott Woman Accused of Attacking Former Boyfriend

A 24-year-old woman has been arrested after she allegedly attacked a former boyfriend and another woman inside a Johnson City residence.

Authorities say Amber Gorda of Endicott was charged with first-degree burglary, a felony

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