Elmira, NYWETM

Investigation into shooting in Elmira underway, one victim reported

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM-TV)- At least one person was shot in a shooting on West Clinton Street in the City of Elmira Wednesday morning. The victim was treated for non-life-threatening injuries, according to the Elmira Police Department. Police releasing those details via Twitter Wednesday night. Emergency Responders have cleared the scene....
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Elmira Police are looking into a shooting on W. Clinton St.

Elmira, NY (WENY) -- The Elmira Police Department is investigating a shooting on West Clinton Street. Police were dispatched to the 300 Block of W. Clinton for shots fired. Once on scene officers found a trail of blood outside a home. They then set up a perimeter and waited for more officers to arrive. Multiple police agencies responded to the area.

Guthrie opens new ‘Foundations Early Learning Center’ in Sayre

SAYRE, Pa. (WETM) — On July 28, Guthrie held its grand opening for their new ‘Foundations Early Learning Center’ in Sayre. According to Guthrie, the childcare center will provide “not only an exceptional early childhood experience, but a foundation for success that will carry children through their K-12 years.”. Guthrie...
Chemung, NYWETM

NASCAR’s Ryan Preece to compete at Chemung Speedrome

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) – A NASCAR name is coming to the Chemung Speedrome next weekend. Ryan Preece, a NASCAR Cup Series driver who will compete at The Go Bowling at The Glen, will first make a stop in Chemung on Saturday, August 7. Preece will run in the Big Rod Spalding Classic modified series at the speedrome, just one night before competing in the NASCAR Cup Series at Watkins Glen.
Bradford County, PAWETM

Troy Fair in Bradford County running from July 26-31

TROY, Pa. (WETM) – The Troy Fair in Bradford County has been running this whole week and will continue until Saturday. They expect over fifty thousand people to show up throughout the week. There are numerous amounts of rides and food stands on the walkways. On top of that, the...
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Former Bradford County coroner arrested for allegedly stealing over $400,000

TOWANDA, BRADFORD COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — The former Bradford County coroner has been arrested on several felony charges. 55-year-old Thomas Carman is accused of stealing nearly half a million dollars from a non-profit he helped run. On Wednesday, Carman walked into state police barracks in Towanda and didn’t have anything to say as he told reporters, “no comment.”
Elmira, NYWETM

Elmira College awarded $10K Preserve NY Grant for historic Mark Twain home

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) – Elmira College was awarded a $10,000 Preserve New York Grant to fund a Historic Landscape Report at Quarry Farm. The landscape report will be an in-depth review of the exterior of Mark Twain’s home and its surroundings to outline what is needed to keep the property intact. The report will focus on drainage to avoid problems with the buildings on the property.
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Weather Forecast For Elmira

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Elmira: Wednesday, July 28: Patchy fog then mostly sunny during the day; while partly cloudy then slight chance of rain showers overnight; Thursday, July 29: Chance of Showers And Thunderstorms; Friday, July 30: Slight chance of rain showers during the
Tioga County, NYowegopennysaver.com

August 1 benefit honors Tad Zimmer

A benefit, scheduled for Sunday, Aug. 1 at Ransom Park in Tioga Center, N.Y. honors long-time Tioga County resident, Tad Zimmer. Zimmer was diagnosed with Grade 3 astrocytoma; his particular cancer has occurred in the brain, and where he will soon undergo radiation and chemotherapy. Tad’s wife Kelly remarked that...
Corning, NYCorning Evening Times

Horseheads' Verkleeren, Corning's Jubilee named tops in New York by USA TODAY

Nick Jubilee was shocked when he found out he was the New York state selection for the USA TODAY High School Sports Awards in boys swimming and diving. The recent Corning-Painted Post High School graduate's excitement was soon shared by Sophia Verkleeren, a June graduate of Horseheads High School who was the New York selection for girls swimming and diving. A text from Jubilee clued Verkleeren into the Southern Tier sweep.
Elmira, NYWETM

Elmira Youth Hockey season in jeopardy, parents share concerns on First Arena

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) – Local hockey parents expressed their immediate concern regarding the future of their kids in the sport. Elmira Youth Hockey, a prominent group that provides a platform for hundreds of kids to play in the region, is still uncertain if they will play at all amid First Arena’s transition of tenants. Earlier this month, CAN-USA’s deal with First Arena expired on July 16, just weeks before the youth hockey season would begin practice on the ice.
Elmira, NYWETM

Elmira College recognized by Colleges of Distinction

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) — On July 28, Colleges of Distinction, an advocate for schools with undergraduate programs grounded in a philosophy of well-rounded, individualized engagement, again recognized Elmira College for its commitment to experiential education that pairs liberal arts with professional programs. According to Elmira College, the honor confirms that...