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...
Susquehanna County, PApahomepage.com

Curtis Stone, Susquehanna County’s three time Olympian

BROOKLYN TOWNSHIP, SUSQUEHANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — He’s a three time Olympian representing the U.S. and NEPA and he’s looking back now that the 2020 Tokyo games are underway. 98-year-old Curtis Stone, a Brooklyn Township native, Penn State grad and a life-long educator at Kent State University, has the distinction of...
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.”
Binghamton, NYWETM

Severe Thunderstorm Watch in effect for portions of the Twin Tiers

The National Weather Service in Binghamton has issued the following:. WHERE…Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, Tioga, & Tompkins counties in New York along with Bradford county in Pennsylvania. WHEN…Until 6:00 pm this evening. PRIMARY THREATS…Scattered damaging wind gusts to 70 mph possible & isolated large hail events to 1.5 inches in diameter...
Tunkhannock, PAwcexaminer.com

TASB votes to close Mehoopany School

The Tunkhannock Area School Board voted Thursday to close the Mehoopany Elementary School for K-2 students. The school had been opened in 2020-21 to allow for greater social distancing during the COVID pandemic.
La Plume Township, PAkeystone.edu

Keystone College COVID-19 Management

Keystone College will suspend all in-person classes for a period of two weeks beginning Wednesday, March 3, 2021 and lasting through Wednesday, March 17, 2021. Please read President Brundage’s letter to the campus community. Spring 2021 Updates. Fall 2020 Updates. Please see the latest announcements from President Brundage to the...
Sayre, PANewsChannel 36

Athens man arrested after allegedly shooting gun off in bar, telling patrons he 'had bodies' in New Jersey

SAYRE, PA. (WENY) – Police arrested a man from Athens after he allegedly fired a handgun in a Sayre bar, and told people he “had bodies” in New Jersey. According to the Sayre Police Department, 47-year-old Juan Barbosa was arrested for discharge of a firearm into an occupied structure, simple assault, terroristic threats and recklessly endangering another person.
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Towanda man charged with strangling, assaulting former friend

TOWANDA, Pa. (WETM) – Gavin Teel of Towanda was arrested by Pennsylvania State Police after allegedly strangling and assaulting a “former friend.”. According to Pennsylvania State Police, a Trooper responded to an assault that happened on July 17 at the North Towanda Dandy around 11 p.m. The victim, a 23-year-old man, told State Police that Teel opened the door of the victim’s car and grabbed him by the throat. The victim says he passed out from being choked and that he was pushed into the car, leaving a dent in the door. Teel then allegedly punched the man in the face, leaving a busted lip.
Susquehanna County, PApahomepage.com

Susquehanna Communication Center phone lines down

SUSQUEHANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU)-Susquehanna County Communication center phone lines are down due to storms in the area. The United Fire Company said they are testing the lines and service is slowly returning. In the meantime, PLEASE call the United Fire Company station 570-278-2879 or stop at the firehouse in case of...