ALBANY, N.Y. -- Supporters of the Monterey Shock incarceration camp joined hundreds of others in the state capitol Wednesday to rally for the same purpose: They want to keep prisons open, even though Governor Cuomo wants to close four of them.
The panel came out this week with recommendation such as protecting students from inappropriate high-stakes testing.
Tag’s announced their 2014 Budweiser Summer Stage Concert series.
HORSEHEADS, N.Y. (WETM-TV) One lucky person from Horseheads laced up her shoes Tuesday morning to beat the clock in the Checkout Hunger Shopping Spree at Jubilee Foods.
ALBANY, N.Y. (WETM-TV) – A panel looking at the way the “Common Core” educational standards were implemented in New York State has issued a series of new recommendations.
ELMIRA, N.Y. - The license agreement extension runs through 2021
ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM-18) - Two Elmira stores have been cited for selling tobacco products to minors. The EZ Food Mart and Southside Walgreens were caught during routine checks in January, according to the health department's announcement Monday.
TIOGA TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- Neighbors of a Tioga County township are talking about what led to a shooting in their small community over the weekend.
New trendy products like E-Cigarettes, Vape Pens, and E-Hookahs are becoming popular in the market for young adults with tasty flavors, bright colors, and celebrity endorsements.
MORRIS TWP. Pa. (WETM-TV) - One person died following a crash in the Northern Tier over the weekend, according to Pennsylvania State Police.
NEW YORK, N.Y. (NBC) -According to the Lundberg Survey, gas prices have jumped nearly 10 cents in the past two weeks to $3.50 a gallon. It is the highest since late September.
TIOGA, Pa. (WETM-TV) – Pennsylvania State Police in Mansfield are investigating a shooting outside of a gentlemen’s club in Tioga Township.
MANSFIELD, Pa. -- A popular Northern Tier business will return to the Mansfield area next month.
ELMIRA HEIGHTS, N.Y. (WETM-TV) – With the nicer weather we’ve been having lately, many neighbors in our area have taken advantage and gotten their cars washed.
MANSFIELD, Pa. -- Six people may be facing charges following a burglary that turned violent Friday night in Tioga County, Pennsylvania.
HORSEHEADS, N.Y. (WETM-TV) – 2nd Amendment supporters filled a room to overflowing, with cars parked on the side of the road for over a mile at a rally in Horseheads Saturday to call for accountability of elected officials and the repeal of the New York SAFE Act.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM-TV) – The temperatures outside may not scream for ice cream just yet, but one local business is hopeful that spring is right around the corner.
BIG FLATS, N.Y. (WETM-TV) – An Elmira College group is looking to raise money for a mission trip to Honduras.
CORNING, N.Y. (WETM-TV) – Students in the Corning-Painted Post School District are taking the wraps off a brand new theater at East High School, one that is set to house drama productions, along with band, orchestra, and choral concerts.
Towanda, P.a. (WETM-TV) - Everyone inside the GTP Manufacturing plant made it out safely after an isolated explosion on the site Friday evening.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM-TV) -- Chemung County court sentences a Louisiana gas well driller to seven years in state prison for assaulting his girlfriend in 2012.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM-18) - More than a year after a man was found dead in a grocery store parking lot in Elmira, a grand jury decided Friday that no one will be charged in the case. Joel States' death had been ruled a homicide.
This weekend we lose an hour of sleep.
(WETM-TV) – Martha Robertson’s campaign is again calling on Congressman Tom Reed to release any and all records and correspondence relating to a possible House Ethics Committee investigation. But there may be an issue with the campaign’s request.
Corning, N.Y. (WETM-TV) - On his week's Twin Tiers Hot Spots we're taking you to SoulShine Studio in downtown Corning.
ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM-TV) -- The Elmira woman charged with selling meth last year pled guilty in court Thursday.
UPDATE: BATH, N.Y. (WETM-TV) – The man killed in a Bath fire Monday morning has been identified.
TOWN OF WAYLAND, N.Y. (WETM-TV) -- Three people from Steuben County are facing charges after authorities say they took steel scrap from a gravel pit just off State Route 21 in the Town of Wayland.
HORSEHEADS, N.Y. (WETM-TV) -- It looks like the projected deficit in next year's proposed Horseheads school budget is a bit lower.
TOWANDA, Pa. (WETM-TV) -- Police say a Northern Tier bank employee stole over $97,000 from the accounts of five customers.
TOWN OF MONTOUR, N.Y. (WETM-TV) -- Two Schuyler County men are facing charges related to an alleged meth lab fire in the Town of Montour last year.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) - A measure to remove sexual assaults from the military chain of command has been blocked in the U.S. Senate.
ELMIRA, N.Y. - It will be held Saturday, May 17, 2014. The event is FREE and for Chemung County residents only.
CAMPBELL, N.Y. (WETM-TV) – The Regional Spelling Bee took place at Campbell-Savona High School Thursday night, featuring 29 schools and 54 spellers from the Twin Tiers. They all had one goal in mind: make the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C.
New York's Jobless Rate Drops To The Lowest Point Since December 2008.
SAYRE, Pa. (WETM-18) - Years after The Valley started fighting a rising meth problem, some former meth houses are now back on the market. But sellers can keep that history a secret. A proposed bill aims to change that.
After a brutal winter, here are the facts and figures of Winter 2014, as well as one local who found a way to have fun on a frozen lake
Albany, N.Y. (WETM-TV)— Every day consumers fall victims to scams.
Some environmental health specialists want more research done on the product.
ALBANY, N.Y. (WETM-TV) – Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver announced Wednesday that the New York State Assembly passed legislation that would delay parts of the controversial “Common Core”.
ALBANY, N.Y. (WETM-TV) - The New York State Senate passed new legislation Wednesday that would increase penalties for drug dealers who sell to children.
Albany, N.Y. (WETM-TV) - New York Senator Charles Schumer is calling for a statewide heroin database.
PAINTED POST, N.Y. (WETM-18) - After deciding to stop using New York State’s lesson plans for Common Core, Corning-Painted Post School District leaders met Wednesday night to talk about replacement curriculum.
Recent studies have linked outbursts of anger and rage to increased cardiovascular events.
A bipartisan coalition of lawmakers is asking Governor Cuomo for additional funding for local bridges and roads in this years budget.
ITHACA, N.Y. -- An asteroid zips past the earth on Wednesday, closer to us than the moon is from the Earth. Matt Tiscareno, a senior research assistant at Cornell University, says advanced technology, like powerful telescopes and satellites, help us find and track asteroids like we never have before.
HORSEHEADS, N.Y. (WETM-TV) -- A Horseheads man is indicted Wednesday on child sexual abuse charges.
A local college club is raising awareness about hunger and not being harmful to the environment.
WEST BURLINGTON, Pa. (WETM-TV) -- The Bradford County Humane Society now says a puppy they thought was hit by a car may have actually been abused.
OWEGO, N.Y. (WETM-TV) – Calvin and Michele Harris’ children, and Calvin Harris' new defense team, are asking people to call a new tip line with information regarding Michele Harris’ disappearance.