Tioga Downs to offer 80+ positions at upcoming job fairs

Tioga Downs to offer 80+ positions at upcoming job fairs

Get your resumes ready! If you're looking for a job, Tioga Downs is looking to make a full-house. 

3 hrs 14 mins ago by Isabel Garcia
Police looking for missing elderly Troy man

Police looking for missing elderly Troy man

77-year-old Ronald Young was reported missing since Sunday. Pennsylvania State Police say Young is known to walk in the wooded areas around Troy.

4 hrs 26 mins ago by Nick Quattrini
Congressman Tom Reed Visits Owego

Congressman Tom Reed Visits Owego

OWEGO, N.Y.(WENY)-- Congressmen Tom Reed visited the Lockheed Martin plant in Owego to spend time with the men and women who make up their workforce. 

6 hrs 8 mins ago by Christina Episcopo
Woodstock 50 organizers release full festival lineup

Woodstock 50 organizers release full festival lineup

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (WENY) – Organizers for the Woodstock 50 anniversary festival happening in Watkins Glen this August have released the full lineup for the concert. 

6 hrs 26 mins ago by Caitlin Murphy
Local organizations empowering people with developmental disabilities

Local organizations empowering people with developmental disabilities

March is known as Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. So Able 2 and Capabilities are teaming up to empower people with disabilities to conquer their dreams.  

6 hrs 38 mins ago by Brandon Menard
Politics in Two: The Democratic field for the 2020 election

Politics in Two: The Democratic field for the 2020 election

WENY's political analyst Dr. Jim Twombly discusses the large field of potential Democratic candidates for the 2020 presidential election and how voters can choose from that group.

7 hrs 6 mins ago by Caitlin Murphy
Canisteo man convicted of child sex abuse

Canisteo man convicted of child sex abuse

The DA's office says Dupuis had sexual contact with a child at a home in the Village of Canisteo in June of 2018.

8 hrs 33 mins ago by Nick Quattrini
Home destroyed in Wellsburg fire

Home destroyed in Wellsburg fire

A Chemung County family is homeless tonight after a fire destroyed their home. The fire happened around 5:30PM at 77 Sunset Road in Wellsburg. Multiple fire departments had to be called in, including crews from Southport and Pine City.  

10 hrs ago by Brandon Menard
Police: Woman arrested in Corning after meth lab discovery

Police: Woman arrested in Corning after meth lab discovery

One woman was arrested after police say they discovered several meth labs at a home in the City of Corning. 

10 hrs 11 mins ago by Caitlin Murphy
NYS DOT worker dies after being hit by semi in Nichols

NYS DOT worker dies after being hit by semi in Nichols

The New York Department of Transportation worker who was hit by a tractor trailer while working on State Route 17 in Nichols on March 13 has died. 

11 hrs 15 mins ago by Caitlin Murphy
Community Rallies Around Yackel Family

Community Rallies Around Yackel Family

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- We've been keeping you updated on Allie Yackel and Aasen May, two girls who are both continuing with their recovery efforts following separate tonsillectomy procedures gone wrong, at Towanda Memorial Hospital. Earlier today, a pancake breakfast benefit was organized by Allie's family, being hosted by the East Hill Fire department on Jerusalem Hill. Hundreds of residents from the area came out to show their support for Allie, and to...

12 hrs 24 mins ago by Tony Chiavaroli
Local man performs in Something Rotten! at the Clemens Center

Local man performs in Something Rotten! at the Clemens Center

A comedy musical with a Shakespearean twist is playing Tuesday night at Elmira's Clemens Center.

13 hrs 34 mins ago by Caitlin Murphy
Tioga County sees improvement in New York State Health Outcomes report

Tioga County sees improvement in New York State Health Outcomes report

The Tioga County, New York Public Health Department announced Tuesday the county ranked 27 out of 62 counties in New York State for Health Outcomes. 

13 hrs 49 mins ago by Caitlin Murphy
Chemung Co. Legislature hires attorney for lawsuit

Chemung Co. Legislature hires attorney for lawsuit

In a special meeting, the Chemung County Legislature voted to hire an Albany-based lawyer to represent the full body legislature in a lawsuit brought by Chemung County Executive Chris Moss. 

March 19th, 12:22 AM EDT by Isabel Garcia
New project in Tompkins Co. aims to create strong workforce, community

New project in Tompkins Co. aims to create strong workforce, community

Leaders in Tompkins County launch a new project called 'Live in Ithaca' with a goal of creating a strong workforce and community. 

March 19th, 12:19 AM EDT by Isabel Garcia
Controversial NYS farming bill raises red flags in Southern Tier

Controversial NYS farming bill raises red flags in Southern Tier

A bill proposal called the "Farmworkers Fair Labor Practices Act" to help make things fair for immigrant workers. According to one local lawmaker, he says this bill could be devastating to area farms.

March 18th, 9:42 PM EDT by Brandon Menard
Senior adviser at Federal Student Aid office chosen as Mansfield University's next president

Senior adviser at Federal Student Aid office chosen as Mansfield University's next president

 After an extensive search, Mansfield University officially has a new president. 

March 18th, 6:51 PM EDT by Caitlin Murphy
Filming For Upcoming Movie Wraps up in Montour Falls

Filming For Upcoming Movie Wraps up in Montour Falls

Production crews just wrapped up filming on Main Street in Montour Falls for the upcoming flick "Drunk Bus."

March 18th, 10:32 AM EDT by Cody Carlson
Man Shot on Gray Street Sunday Night, Police Search For Suspect

Man Shot on Gray Street Sunday Night, Police Search For Suspect

Elmira Police are investigating a shooting on Gray Street Sunday night that put one man in the hospital.

March 18th, 9:56 AM EDT by Cody Carlson
Local NYS lawmakers call for public hearings on controversial farming bill

Local NYS lawmakers call for public hearings on controversial farming bill

Two local New York State lawmakers are calling on state leaders to hold statewide public hearings on a bill they say could drive many family farms out of business. 

March 18th, 9:56 AM EDT by Caitlin Murphy
Residents invited to shave their heads to raise money for childhood cancer
Residents invited to shave their heads to raise money for childhood cancer

St. Baldrick's head-shaving event is happening today at Corning-Painted Post High School from 3 to 6 pm. 

Endicott man arrested after being accused of intentionally starting a fire
Endicott man arrested after being accused of intentionally starting a fire

Police arrested an Endicott man after a month-long investigation that happened in February. 

This Week in Wine Country- Upcoming Events on Keuka Lake Wine Trail
This Week in Wine Country- Upcoming Events on Keuka Lake Wine Trail

For this week's edition of This Week in Wine Country, sponsored by the Finger Lakes Wine Country, WENY's Cody Carlson takes us to the Yates County Visitors Center to talk about upcoming events on the Keuka Lake Wine Trail.

Twin Tiers native vacationing in New Zealand during attack speaks out
Twin Tiers native vacationing in New Zealand during attack speaks out

It was meant to be his big dream trip. Horseheads native Zach Peterson had arrived in Christchurch, New Zealand, checked in to the local hostel, and went to find a bite to eat. But seconds later, everything changed.

Bath man accused of vandalizing police cars
Bath man accused of vandalizing police cars

Recalto was sent to the Steuben County Jail on $1,000 bail.