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David Sweat Reportedly Talking to Investigators

Former Broome County resident David Sweat is said to be speaking with police after his capture following his escape from a maximum-security state prison.

Sweat was shot by a state trooper near the Canadian border Sunday afternoon, more than three weeks after he and Richard Matt broke out of the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora

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New York State Police Photo
New York State Police Photo

Sweat Wounded and Captured

Killer David Sweat has been wounded and captured.  Sweat was spotted shortly after 3:00 p.m. June 28 by  New York State Police Sergeant Jay Cook who saw him walking along a road in Constable, NY located within two miles of the Canadian border

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David Sweat Shot, Captured

Multiple media reports confirm escaped convicted murderer David Sweat, who shot and killed a Broome County Sheriff's Deputy in 2002, has been shot and captured in northern New York.

The reported capture came days following the fatal shooting of Richard Matt in Malone in Franklin County on June 26

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Fourth of July Celebrations in and Around Binghamton

July 4th is closer than it seems! Where will you and your family and friends be this Independence Day? We’ve gathered events from all over the Southern Tier and Central New York to give you the best and broadest options for fireworks and fun!

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

St. Patrick School in Owego Closes After 156 Years

Tioga County's only Catholic school is closing today.

St. Patrick School on Front Street in Owego - which was established in 1859 - is holding a half-day session.

Principal Paula Smith said a school talent show will be held as St

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New York State Police Photo
New York State Police Photo

Search Continues For Escaped Murderers

After massive search efforts for escaped murderers David Sweat and Richard Matt centered on Allegany County over the past weekend authorities have intensified their search near Owls Head, a hamlet about 20 miles west of the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora.

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WNBF News File Photo
WNBF News File Photo

Road Work Continues in Prospect Mountain Project

The Prospect Mountain Construction Project will require lane closures at various locations in the City of Binghamton and Town of Dickinson this week.   

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Downtown Binghamton Farmers Market Open For Season

The downtown Binghamton farmers market has started operations for another season.

A few vendors set up shop at the Collier Street market site on Fridays as the season gets underway. The number of vendors is expected to increase in coming weeks

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Police Release New Images of Prison Escapees

As law enforcement officers continue to search for prison escapees David Sweat and Richard Matt, police have released "progression photos" of what they may look like after several days.

New York State Police investigators hope the new images will assist in efforts to locate the men

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Unique Vestal Parkway Building to Be Demolished

The familiar site of the building that for decades housed the Ken Wilson Chevrolet dealership showroom in Vestal is expected to vanish soon.

The Vestal Parkway building, which was constructed in 1964, has been viewed as a historic structure because of what's been described as its "stylish geometric concrete roof."

The property just west of Sycamore Road h

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