Owego

No Injuries in Campbell Water Rescue

A Campville man had to be rescued from his home Sunday evening when it became surrounded by water. The call came in around 7 PM. Water Rescue Team members from the Campville Fire Department responded to the Kinney Road home near the Susquehanna River. Emergency crews were on scene for about 90 minutes. There were…

Lockheed Martin Holds Job Fair on Thursday

Lockheed Martin will be hiring 200 people for jobs in both Owego and Syracuse. The openings are for people skilled in Radar Systems, Software, RF, Power, and Hardware Engineering. A job fair will be held Thursday from 3PM to 8PM at Destiny Mall in Syracuse.

Arrest Made in Laundromat Burglary

The Owego Police department responded to a business on North Avenue Saturday morning. Around 7 AM a suspect was smashing machines inside the laundromat. 35-year-old Charles White of Owego was arrested on felony Burglary charges. He had a crowbar, cash, and other items from the business. He was arraigned in Village of Owego court and…

Tioga Women Lead Council Sets Date for Next Event

The Tioga Women Lead Council will hold their next event “Living in Possibility” at Ti-Ahwaga Performing Arts Center on Thursday, January 25th. Presenter Penny Bartlow has been guiding leadership programs for several years. The program will be from noon til 1. The cost is $20 per person. Register online at tiogachamber.com or call the Chamber…

Owego Fire Ruled Accidental

The Saturday house fire on George Street in Owego has been ruled accidental. A second floor electrical outlet used for a refrigerator was at fault. No one was injured.

No Injuries in Owego House Fire

Multiple fire departments responded to a house fire Saturday on George Street in Owego. There were no injuries, but three people have been forced to find other shelter. Owego Taxi was also run out of the same home. The cause of the fire is under investigation, and the taxi service is still operating. Firefighters from…

Tioga County Sheriff’s Office Makes Fugitive Arrest

The Tioga County Sheriff’s deputies made a fugitive from justice arrest on Friday. 37-year-old Jason Rockwell, of Troy Pennsylvania, was arrested on a warrant from Sayre. He was arraigned in Town of Owego Court and remanded to the Tioga County Jail without bail. He will appear before Judge Gerald Keene of the Tioga County Court…

Job Fair Set for Treadway on Wednesday

The Tioga County Employment Center has scheduled a Job Fair for this Wednesday from 2-6PM at the Owego Treadway. The Job Fair is targeted for the 325 Sanmina employees affected by the closure of the Sanmina facility. 16 employers have signed up to attend. Job seekers are asked to bring their resume. If they need…