Campville

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–…

Downed power lines spark brush fire in Campville

Downed power lines sparked a brush fire in Campville yesterday that spread to a house. The fire was reported just after 4pm in the 5000 block of Route 17C. Officials at the scene say they don’t believe anyone was living in the house. The Campville Fire Department received aid from Apalachin, West Corners, Owego, and…

Funeral services held for John Scott

Hundreds of people paid their final respects to Tioga County Fire Coordinator John Scott this morning. The 71-year-old was laid to rest in Calvary Cemetery in Johnson City, after a funeral mass at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church in Endicott. Scores of fire and other emergency vehicles joined today’s procession from the church, including…

Funeral arrangements announced for Fire Coordinator John Scott

Funeral arrangements have been announced for Tioga County Fire Coordinator John Scott. Calling hours will be held from 2-6pm Sunday at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church at 701 West Main Street in Endicott. A funeral service will then be held at 10:30am Monday at the church with a funeral procession to follow leading to…

House fire in downtown Owego

Several Tioga County Fire Departments responded to a house fire in downtown Owego yesterday afternoon. The initial 911 call for a working structure fire at 107 Liberty Street in Owego came in to first responders at around 1pm. Shortly after arriving on scene, the Owego Fire Department requested manpower and resources from the Apalachin, Campville,…

Woman dies in motorcycle accident in Owego

A 34-year-old Campville woman died in a motorcycle crash last night. She was riding on a motorcycle being operated by her husband when they struck a deer. The crash happened on Route 17C in front of Lockheed Martin at around 9pm. Both patients were transported to Robert Packer Hospital by Campville Ambulance. The husband sustained…

Rollover Accident in Campville

An individual has been taken to the hospital for life threatening injuries following a rollover accident in Campville. The accident occurred just after 3PM on Day Hollow Road yesterday, when the driver of a vehicle swerved off of the road. Authorities have not commented on a potential cause of the accident. No new updates have…

Tioga County Sheriff Investigating Multiple Vehicle Break-Ins

The Tioga County Sheriff’s Office is investigating multiple break-ins of vehicles in the town of Owego. In a news release issued yesterday, deputies said the break-ins happened on East Campville Road. The sheriff’s office released surveillance footage of the suspect breaking into a vehicle at approximately 1 a.m. June 23rd. If you have any information,…