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Binghamton Mayor Expects A Second Casino Bidder

With just over a month remaining before the application deadline for a Southern Tier casino, Binghamton Mayor Richard David said he believes there will a bid submitted for a site other than Tioga Downs

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Broome County Sheriff's Office
Broome County Sheriff's Office

Minivan Collides with School Bus in Town of Chenango

Two people are recovering from injuries suffered in a head-on crash involving a school bus and a minivan in the town of Chenango.

Authorities say the collision occurred at about 8:45 a.m

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News
Bob Joseph/WNBF News

8,000-Pound Scare at Binghamton Roundabout

A woman walking on Court Street in downtown Binghamton says she narrowly escaped injury when an 8,000-pound construction component fell from an oversize truck to the pavement.

The woman, who identified herself as Michelle from Binghamton, said: "It almost landed on me!"

Michelle said she was walking to a bank when it occurred

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New York State Police photo
New York State Police photo

Train Cars Derail in Marathon

No injuries are reported after a freight train derailed in Marathon May 28.

New York State Police say the 100 car train operated by New York, Susquehanna and Western Railway had eight cars leave the track just after a train crossing on East Main Street near the train depot at 7:11 a

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Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News
Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

New York Casino Proposals Are Under Review

The New York State Gaming Commission is reviewing the casino proposals from the three developers selected last year for state licenses and say they expect two proposals to be submitted to compete for a fourth casino license now to be awarded in the Southern Tier

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WNBF News/Roger Neel Photo
WNBF News/Roger Neel Photo

Services and Parades Honor Fallen Heroes

Numerous parades and services were held around the area this Memorial Day.  Veterans and families were among many taking part in parades that began this morning and continued through this afternoon with a parade in Binghamton.  The Binghamton parade began at American Legion Post 76 on Main Street at 2:00 PM and ended at the Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena.

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CBS News [file]
CBS News [file]

CBS News Program to Report on Third Harris Trial

The CBS News program 48 Hours will reexamine the case of Calvin Harris, the Tioga County man who has been tried three times in connection with the 2001 disappearance of his estranged wife, Michele Harris.

Correspondent Erin Mo

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How to Help the Tarbox Family of Vestal

The unthinkable has happened and our community has been rocked to the core as we learn more about the tragic loss of a Vestal mom and three of her children.

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Deadly Town of Vestal Fire Under Investigation

A woman and three of her children are dead after fire ripped through the home the family was renting on State Line Road in the Town of Vestal May 21.

3 year old Nicole Tarbox, 3 year old Mariah Tarbox, 9 year old Mya Tarbox and 13 year old Evyn Tarbox died in the 2 a-m fire

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News [file]
Bob Joseph/WNBF News [file]

Three Children and Mother Dead After Vestal Fire

Authorities say four people are dead following a fire at their home in the town of Vestal.

The blaze at 439 State Line Road was reported at about 2 a.m. May 21.

Vestal fire department officials say a woman and three of her children died

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