Candor

Candor Man Charged with Larceny

A Candor man has been charged with Criminal Possession of Stolen Property, Petit Larceny, and Trespass following a larceny investigation by the Tioga County Sheriff’s Department. Fifty-year-old Dennis A. Contri of Candor has been arraigned in Town of Newark Court and was remanded to the Tioga County Jail with bail set at $10,000. He is…

Grants Announced for Local Emergency Services

State Senator Fred Akshar announced that two dozen area fire departments and emergency squads will be receiving grants totaling $125,000. 6 Tioga County departments received $5,000. They include: Apalachin Fire Department, Inc.– $5,000– New SCBA air tanks Campville Fire Department, Inc.– $5,000– Wireless radio equipment for two water rescue boats Candor Emergency Squad, Inc.– $5,000–…

Primary Election Results

Primary Elections were held for certain contested party nominations Tuesday. There were 7 races in Tioga County. The winners of each primary election will get the Republican party’s spot on Election Day this November 7th. There were no democratic primary races in the county. In Barton, the Republican nomination for Town Justice goes to Joseph…

Candor Man Sentenced to Twenty Years for Attempted Murder

A Candor man will spend the next two decades in prison after an attempted murder. 22-year-old Jordan Stevens pled guilty to running over another man with a car.Stevens was sentenced to 20 years in prison with 5 years of post release supervision in Tioga County Court on Friday.Stevens charges included attempted murder, assault, strangulation, tampering…

Tioga County Sheriff Seeks Information on Stolen Pickup

Tioga County investigators are looking for the person that stole a 2003 Ford F-350 pickup truck from the Candor School District. The truck was stolen from a fenced in area on Tuesday night. The truck has New York State license plate AB2644. If anyone has any information on this theft, they are asked to contact…

Candor Man Sentenced to Ten Years

33-year-old Matthew Williams of Candor has been sentenced to six years in prison with ten years of post-release probation for sexual abuse of a 12-year-old girl. Williams was found guilty in Tompkins County Court last May. He had purchased wine coolers for two twelve-year-olds and drove them to a secluded area of Danby State Forest…

2nd-annual Get Your Flea Fix on Rt. 96 is next week

The 2nd-annual “Get Your Flea Fix on Route 96” will be held next weekend and organizer Linda Cole said on today’s WEBO Morning Show that this year will be even bigger than last year. “It grew last year a lot bigger than we thought it would,” she told WEBO. “This year, we will go into…