Morning Minute: Tuesday, September 24, 2019


ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) — A tractor trailer crashed in Painted Post last night, causing a commotion on interstate 86. Lanes were blocked off for some-time as police directed traffic. No injuries have been reported at this time and the cause of the crash is unknown.

An Elmira staple is closing its doors for good. After 45 years Savino’s Liquor and Wine will be closing their North Main Street location September 28.
Owner Frank Savino cited the construction of a roundabout in front of his business as a major reason behind the store’s closing.

The ban on flavored e-liquids is in effect, but local vape shops have until October 4 to clear their inventory. The new rule includes a fine of up to $2000 per violation for stores that sell the products, but retailers are still advertising the sale, and at a discounted rate.

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