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Taste of Country

Jake Owen Announced as Headliner at the 2016 Taste of Country Music Festival

98.1 The Hawk just received big news from our friends at Taste of Country Festival.

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News [file]

Joaquin May Bring More Rain to Twin Tiers Region

Weather forecasters say there's a potential for flooding in the Twin Tiers this weekend because of rain associated with Hurricane Joaquin.

The region continued to cope with heavy rain that started late September 30 and was expected to diminish during the day October 1...

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Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park
Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park

Binghamton Zoo Stroller Safari Has Begun

With the kids back at school, you're looking for something to do with the really little ones, right? Let the Binghamton Zoo's Stroller Safari help!

It began yesterday but there are still plenty of opportunities to take advantage of.

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8 Things to Avoid Handing out on Halloween

If you plan to hand out treats on Halloween this year and haven't bought them yet, you might want to get to the store quickly unless you want to hand out Valentine candy to trick-or-treaters.

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Think Stock photos

Oktoberfest Coming to SUNY Broome

Every year it seems Halloween gets bigger and bigger in the Greater Binghamton area.  You can now add SUNY Broome to your list of family-friendly festivities.

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Photo: mandygodbehear
Photo: mandygodbehear

School Bans Kids From Playing Tag

A school district in Mercer Island, Washington just banned kids from playing tag at recess.

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WICZ-TV via Youtube
WICZ-TV via Youtube

Binghamton Tragedy Teaches Lessons Decades Later

A television news videotape of the drowning of two Binghamton firefighters in 1975 continues to be used in training emergency workers.

The 15-minute tape documents the tragic sequence of events at the Rockbottom Dam that resulted in the deaths of city Fire Chief John Cox and Captain Donald McGeever...

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Halloween Safety Tips Every Parent Should Know

If you think about it, trick-or-treating is a life lesson.  Think back to when you were a kid- I bet you and your friends did exactly what my friends and I did. We set out a game plan, drew up maps, carried walkie talkies and hit the streets running. Trick-or-Treating is a lesson in goal-setting, planning, and tactical execution.

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Shooting Stars Might Not Be What You Think They Are

Have you ever laid in a field of grass with your hands behind your head, closed your eyes and wished upon a shooting star?

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photo by Deanna Morgan
photo by Deanna Morgan

Bailey Morgan of Windsor is the HAWK McAthlete of the Week

A big congratulations to Bailey Morgan of Windsor High School, our McAthlete of the Week... who shared a photo through 981TheHawk.com.  Bailey is in 9th grade at Windsor and a hard working athlete! Bailey wins a $25 gift card from McDonald's, perfect after a good ballgame.

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How to Keep Your Kids From Getting Sick on Halloween Candy

It was Halloween 1984. I was a ballerina because as most little girls are at some point in their little lives, I was on a hardcore ballerina kick. As I walked from house to house collecting Halloween candy, I'd sneak my hand into my pillow case and pluck out a piece or two and pop it into my mouth. By the time I got home, I had the worst stomach ache of my life.

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Toss a Skillet For Charity at Greene’s Applefest

Among the apple pies, cider, crafters and activities for the kids, is the iron skillet toss- a unique art of hurling a frying pan. Each September, the Chenango County Habitat for Humanity  hosts a "Skillet Toss" at the Greene Applefest and this year will be no different.

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Binghamton’s Haunted Halls of Horror Promises a Night of Fright

The Southern Tier Independence Center is excited for the return of the 6th Annual Haunted Halls of Horror, the premier and only fully accessible haunted house in the Southern Tier.

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ThinkStock

15 Halloween Candies That Will Make You a TP Target

It happens this time every year. You remind yourself that you need to pick up some Halloween candy and then life happens and you forget until WHAM Halloween has arrived and you’re rushing to the store to pick up whatever you can get your hands on and the shelves are empty except for that lone bag of boxed raisins

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