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Fall Prevention Awareness Month at Elderwood

Its Fall Prevention Awareness Month at Elderwood in Waverly.  Elderwoods’ Stephanie Sinsabaugh joined Dave and Matt on the WEBO Morning Show to talk about Elderwood’s Outpatient Treatment Programs, and to give us 10 tips to reduce falls.  You can listen to the interview below.

Pennsylvania State Police Search for Car Chase Suspect

The search continues in Pennsylvania for a man that state police say led them on a chase before fleeing from troopers and leaving his child behind. Troopers say they tried to stop a vehicle driven by 25-year-old Shawn Palmer for multiple traffic violations Thursday night in Sheshequin Township. They say Palmer, from Athens, has a…

Third valley mayor will not run for re-election

A third mayor in the Valley has announced that he will not seek re-election this year. Sayre Mayor Denny Thomas announced yesterday that he will not be seeking a fourth term as mayor, after spending the last 12 years in charge of the borough. Thomas becomes the latest long-serving mayor in the Valley to announce…

Athens man accused of injuring girlfriend

An Athens man is in the Tioga County Jail today after allegedly attacking and seriously injuring his girlfriend in Waverly yesterday. Investigators say 25-year-old Michael Comstock attacked his girlfriend at a home in the village. No motive was released. Comstock has been charged with felony assault, criminal obstruction of breathing and criminal possession of a…

$10,000 being given to every Bradford County fire and EMS department

For the 3rd year in a row, the Bradford County government is donating $10,000 to every fire department and ambulance service in the county. The money comes from impact fees of natural gas drilling. The Bradford County government does not place restrictions on how the money can be used by the emergency services.   In…

17 people arrested in Bradford County drug trafficking arrests

17 people were arrested by Pennsylvania State Police yesterday, following an investigation into drug trafficking in Bradford County. Arrest warrants were obtained for these individuals after they sold a wide range of illegal drugs to undercover state police officers. Numerous police agencies assisted in the arrests.   Arrestees include: – 43-year-old Dahn Breese of Gillett…

Drawing to benefit Athens library

There’s less than a week to enter for your chance to ride in an Athens Borough fire truck. Tickets for your chance to win a ride can be purchased at the Spalding Memorial Library on Main Street in Athens now through Sunday.  A single ticket for your chance to win can be purchased for $1,…