Maine

Teen charged with killed aunt’s dog

A Town of Maine teenager has been charged with animal cruelty, accused of killing his aunt’s small dog by stepping on it. The Broome County Sheriff’s Office was called to a trailer on Route 26 in Maine around 2:30pm Monday for a reported burglary. The victim told deputies there was blood on her carpet and…

ME Little League plays first game in LL World Series

The Maine-Endwell Little League team will play their first game of the Little League World Series today. M-E will play Warwick, Rhode Island at 3pm today live on ESPN. The World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania is a double elimination tournament and each team is guaranteed three games. M-E is the first team from New York…

Endicott man arrested after leading authorities on pursuit

An Endicott man has been arrested on a slew of charges after attempting to evade Sheriff’s Deputies. 20-year-old Cameron Fortner led deputies on a 2-3 mile pursuit on Route 26 in the Town of Maine, after going 90MPH in a 55 MPH zone, and passing cars on double yellow lines. The pursuit ended when Fortner…

Northern Tioga EMS to Cease Operations on January 1st

As of January 1st, Northern Tioga EMS, formerly known as Berkshire EMS, will cease operations. The EMS service provider covers the areas of Newark Valley, Berkshire and Richford. The inability to keep the service adequately staffed is said to be the cause of the shut down. Maine EMS out of Broome County is said to…

Maine-Endwell Looking for Board of Education Member

Following the passing of the late Mr. Alan Ewing, the Maine Endwell Central School District is looking for a community member to serve the remainder of Ewing’s term on the district’s board of education. The board is currently accepting letters of interest through the 20th of this month, and will be interviewing candidates on November…

Maine-Endwell Looking to Start Planning Committee

The Maine Endwell Central School District Board of Education is looking for community members to serve on a developing strategic planning committee. The board is looking for residents who are critical thinkers, collaborative, and enthusiastic about learning. The strategic planning committee will be used to review the district’s core values, set short term, mid-term, and…

Newark Valley Man Dead in Single Car Crash

A Newark Valley man was killed in a single-vehicle crash late Friday night in the Town of Maine. According to state police, Jason Coyne was driving westbound on Fredericks Road when he lost control of his vehicle, and hit a large tree. Troopers said Coyne was not wearing a seat belt at the time of…

Second Brush Fire in Town of Maine

The second brush fire in two days erupted yesterday afternoon in the town of Maine. Numerous crews from East Maine, Maine, Choconut Center, Endwell, Union Center, Chenango and Prospect Terrace fire departments responded just after 4 p.m. to the scene. The fire was located in the woods, near the area of Hayes Road and Upper…