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Illegal window tint leads state police to weed discovery

Williamsport, Pa. — Window tint was reason enough for a traffic stop by state police near the Route 15 exit on the northbound side of I-180 in Lycoming County. Troopers initiated the stop just before 10 p.m. on June 24 after they observed the vehicle traveling on the highway. As they approached, the odor of marijuana could be detected, police said. The driver, identified as Jamir Isiaha Wright, 23, of...
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4 injured in fire at Genesee Township apartment complex

GENESEE TWP., MI – Four people were injured during a fire at an apartment complex in Genesee Township early Friday morning. Fire crews responded around 5 a.m. Friday, July 1 to Bristol Court Apartments off North Saginaw Road. Upon arriving at the scene, crews saw flames through the roof of the complex, according to Mt. Morris Fire Chief James Young.
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Summer events happening in the Southern Tier

ELMIRA, NY (WETM)- The busy travel weekend is looking great for local regions and they’re excited to welcome in summer tourists. From wineries to the Finger Lakes, to amusement parks and more, the Southern Tier is expecting a larger than usual tourist season. After two years of being stuck inside people are ready to travel. […]

Integration of Bloomsburg, Lock Haven, Mansfield Universities complete

LOCK HAVEN, PA – After more than 18 months of work by nearly 1,000 individuals, the integration of Bloomsburg, Lock Haven, and Mansfield universities under the banner of Commonwealth University officially took place on Friday, July 1. “My sincere thanks go to the teams at each of our universities...

Business Spotlights: Special Occasion Florists & Marge’s Corner on Country

These long-loved businesses in Mansfield have come together in a beautiful new space. Marge’s Corner on Country and Special Occasion Florist now occupy the former antique store location where The Country Trader was on Main Street. Nancy Furlong, new owner of Special Occasion Florist invited her mother, Marge Auwarter, owner of Marge’s Corner on Country, to set up shop with her. Together they have created a beautiful shopping experience.

Andover teen charged with arson in apartment house fire

A 14-year-old Andover boy faces an arson charge in an apartment house fire that left three people without homes in the Village of Andover on Wednesday. No one was injured. Investigators believe the fire was set deliberately on an outside deck. Video surveillance led police to the suspect. Andover police and firefighters were...

New Homeless Shelter Being Constructed

WELLSBORO – There is a brand new Homeless Shelter being constructed in Tioga County. In the past ten years of operating the previous smaller shelter they were able to assist over 1,000 people, including families and singles. This new shelter will provide benevolent homeless services to the residents of the future that find themselves in need. Abby Thorborg,Tioga Country Homeless Initiative Director, gave The Home Page Network a progress report as of June 29, 2022.
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Veterans resources available at Moving Wall

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- There are an array of resources all veterans can take advantage of at the Vietnam Moving Wall Memorial throughout the week. Many organizations focused on veterans have set up outside the Moving Wall this week to offer information and support. The different organizations are offering resources from learning more about health benefits, claims, and support services. Some of the resources available look to provide services regarding military trauma, suicide prevention, nursing home care, and other medical services. The Bath VA is one of these organizations on-site with their mobile service center. They also have a therapist at the wall offering mental health support to veterans who may be having a tough time.

29-year-old Alfred man drowns after diving into private pond

A 29-year-old Alfred man drowned Tuesday evening after diving into a pond on private property in the Town of Alfred. Amity-based New York State Police said Joseph A. Torkaman dove from a dock into a pond on Randolph Road shortly before 6 p.m. and failed to immediately resurface. Troopers said...
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First Heritage Raises $11,390 for the Food Bank of the Southern Tier

CORNING, N.Y. (WENY) - The Food Bank of the Southern Tier received a significant donation, thanks to a local credit union and group of car dealerships. First Heritage Federal Credit Union delivered a check for $11,390 to the food bank. The money was raised during its annual "Drive Away Hunger" campaign.

Growers’ Market at Troy Sale Barn

I stopped by the Troy Sale Barn to check out the weekly Growers’ Market this week. Linda Sweely, is the owner and operator of New View Farms in Mansfield, PA and she had a vision to bring a market to the Troy Sale Barn to make great use of this fantastic venue. She had talked with Sale Barn Director Nicole Harris, and Nicole told Linda if you can coordinate this we would love to have you here at the barn…the rest was history!

Incorruptible in Coudersport

You can be forgiven for the double take in the center of Coudersport, Pennsylvania. Nothing against Coudersport, which is the quintessential American small town, with a lively business district, unique shopping and dining, vintage housing stock, and a stately courthouse flanked by mature trees. But it seems an odd choice for a museum devoted to “America’s most famous lawman.”
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Get up and dancing for Fitness Friday!

(Mass Appeal) – It’s Friday and we’re dancing! Carol Palmer, a fitness class instructor at the Westfield Senior Center, is here to show us some dance moves.

BU, Lock Haven, Mansfield integration complete

Bloomsburg, Pa. — After more than 18 months of work by nearly 1,000 individuals, the integration of Bloomsburg, Lock Haven, and Mansfield universities under the banner of Commonwealth University officially took place today. "My sincere thanks go to the teams at each of our universities who have dedicated themselves tirelessly to the integration process and to creating opportunities for a new generation of students to follow their dreams and pursue lives of meaning and success," said Bashar W. Hanna, who will serve as president of...

Wellsburg man arrested for robbing Lawrenceville Adult World

LAWRENCEVILLE, Pa. (WETM) – A Wellsburg man has been arrested in connection to an armed robbery at the Lawrenceville Adult World last month, according to police. Joshua Tagliaboski, 33, from Wellsburg was arrested by Pennsylvania State Police out of Mansfield for the alleged theft. Police said that on June 19, 2022, Tagliaboski allegedly entered Adult […]

Mornings in Corning: Kelly Ormsby

ELMIRA, NY (WETM)- This weeks Morning in Corning segment features artist Kelly Ormsby. Kelly is the owner of Turquoise Terrapin, her inspiration comes from the Adirondack Mountains and the American Southwest. Each piece she creates tells some sort of story beauty and strength. We’ll have another segment with Kelly next...