Tioga County Newswire

Tioga County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Tioga County, PA.

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  1. Democrat Helen Tai, a former Solebury Township supervisor who won a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | Philly.com

    ... took the seat held most recently by Democrat Brandon Neuman, now an elected Washington County judge. In a Tioga County district, Rep. Clint Owlett succeeded Matt Baker, a fellow Republican who is now a federal Health and Human Services Department ...

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  2. Outdoors: Bear harvest surprises game officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2018 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... under 4,000. Lycoming County finished with 252 bears to take the top county bear harvest. It was followed by Tioga County with 214. Other top counties for bear harvests in 2017 were: Pike, 193; Potter, 161; Sullivan, 156; Wayne, 156; Clinton, 153; ...

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  3. Volunteers celebrate - March for Meals'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | The Penn

    Tioga County Commissioners Mark Hamilton and Roger Bunn participated in the 16th annual "March for Meals" event at the Wellsboro and Mansfield senior centers Monday, March 26. The annual March for Meals is a continuation of March for Meals Community Champions Week and commemorates March 1972 when President Richard Nixon signed into law an amendment of the Older Americans Act of 1965 and established a national nutrition program for seniors 60 and older. Since 2001, Meals on Wheels programs across the nation have joined forces for the annual awareness campaign to celebrate the successful public-private partnership and garner the support needed to fill the gap between the seniors served and those still in need.

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  4. 'Potential Threat' At R.B. Walter Elementary SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | WENY

    Some parents in Tioga County Pennsylvania are up in arms because they say the school didn't make them aware of a potential threat until the school day was over. In a Facebook post Wednesday afternoon, R.B. Walter Elementary School said the building was searched by police after the potential threat.

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  5. Capitol ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Law.com

    ... R-Allegheny, in the wake of former state Rep. Matt Baker's resignation on Feb. 19. Baker, a Republican from Tioga County, accepted a position to serve as a regional director of programs for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The ...

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  6. Friedenberg begins campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... new 12th District and the old 5th District, not just in terms of the people who call Centre, Clinton, Potter or Tioga County their home, but in terms of the issues they care about. No matter where you live, you deserve a representative who will hold ...

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  7. Wellsboro Winter CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | WENY

    ... area at 782 Antrim Road is $5 per person. It will open at 10am this Saturday. Rally headquarters is the Tioga County Fairgrounds in Whitneyville (GPS Address: 2258 Charleston Road, Wellsboro, PA 16901). For information and a full schedule, visit ...

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  8. Police in Tioga County, PA searching for bank robbery suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | WENY

    Police in Tioga County, Pennsylvania are asking for the public's help identifying a suspect involved in a bank robbery. The Westfield Borough Police Department posted a picture on its Facebook page Tuesday afternoon of the suspect.

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  9. Every Person Has a Story: Woman lobbies to allow infrared on predator huntsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | The Penn

    ... about officer safety if the equipment is used by game law violators. Baity has also spoken with members of the Tioga County Farm Bureau, seeking to have the state Farm Bureau adopt it as a legislative platform. She also wrote 50 letters to state ...

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  10. Group opposes gas well traffic on BaldwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | The Penn

    ... from the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources and its Bureau of Forestry did not attend. Tioga County Conservation District Manager Erica Tomlinson said there's little to say until Seneca applies for a permit to the conservation ...

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  11. Tioga County, PA Home BurglarizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2017 | WENY

    An unknown person forcibly entered a home in Chatham Township between December 9th and December 14th, causing damage to the door frame. The unknown person then stole the victims 2017 Arctic Cat Prowler ATV, worth about $9,000, from the garage. They then fled the scene.

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  12. Police: 11-year-old driving ATV crashes, killing 8-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2017 | WPXI

    ... Sunday the unnamed girl died after the vehicle tried to make a left turn on a gravel road at high speed in Tioga County. Police say the 8-year-old and a 16-year-old girl were listed as passengers in the Arctic Cat vehicle, when it crashed on Friday. ...

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  13. Environmental consequences of natural gasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2017 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... imposition of a record $4.5 million in fines for an October 2014 leak from a wastewater-holding structure in Tioga County. The DEP contends that it has the authority and regulatory duty under the Clean Streams Act to fine a driller for each day that ...

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  14. Fines end, but what about harm?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | The Times-Tribune

    ... imposition of a record $4.5 million in fines for an October 2014 leak from a wastewater-holding structure in Tioga County. The DEP contends that it has the authority and regulatory duty under the Clean Streams Act to fine a driller for each day that ...

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  15. How many Pennsylvania bears did hunters kill in 2017?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | PennLive.com

    ... total last year, and 803 in 2015. The top bear hunting county was Lycoming County with 130 bears. It held off Tioga County, where hunters took 127 bears during the statewide season. Tioga County had led the state through the first two days of ...

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  16. Suspect in Big Flats home invasion refuses to waive extraditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2017 | WENY

    Curtis Burrows, 32, of Mansfield, is in custody in Tioga County, Pennsylvania after an alleged crime spree that started in Corning on the night of November 2nd. Burrows refused to waive extradition.

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  17. Drea Young: Behind the bar with ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | Philadelphia Gay News

    ... family moved to California. I was there until my parents split when I was 6 and then we lived in Northern PA, Tioga County, Quakertown, all over Philly, Pittsburgh, Florida and Jersey. But I tell people I'm from Pennsylvania. DY: I grew up on ...

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  18. Mundy Keeps High Court Seat Despite 'Anti-Trump Wind,' but Dems Win Big in Superior CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | Law.com

    Interim Justice Sallie Updyke Mundy, the Republican candidate for the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, has beaten Democratic Allegheny County judge and ex-Pittsburgh Steeler Dwayne Woodruff for a spot on the state's highest court. Although Mundy's campaign far outspent Woodruff's, the race was still not a runaway for the 55-year-old Tioga County Republican, with Mundy earning 52.34 percent of the vote to Woodruff's 47.66 percent .

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  19. Pa. property tax measure passed, judges electedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... election meant Democrats were unable to add to their 5-to-2 majority on the high court. Mundy, a resident of Tioga County in the state's northern tier, was a Superior Court judge when Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf nominated her and the ...

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  20. Appellate courts still crap shootRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2017 | The Times-Tribune

    ... recommended or highly recommended. Supreme Court, one seat: Incumbent Republican Sallie Updyke Mundy of Tioga County, who was appointed by Gov. Tom Wolf in 2016 to replace Justice J. Michael Eakin, highly recommended; Democrat Dwayne D. Woodruff, ...

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