At the June 9 regular meeting of the Tioga County Legislature, held virtually, the Legislature approved a resolution to allow the Tioga County Office of Emergency Services to contract with NYSTEC at a cost of $49,992.18 from June 1, 2020 to Dec.31, 2020. The Office of Emergency Services need…
May was Mental Health Awareness Month, and while many of us worked from home, or dealt with significant life changes brought on by the coronavirus pandemic, more than ever, it was an opportunity for people to think about the impact that a lack of social connectivity could have on individuals…
In a June 8 press release, Tioga County Legislative Chairwoman Martha Sauerbrey reported two more individuals at the Elderwood Nursing Home at Waverly due to COVID-19, which now puts the county total at 24.
South Seneca Central School District Superintendent Steve Zielinski said his team is considering all options, as it pertains to their high school graduation ceremony.
Over the last several weeks, the Small Business Administration has led the charge issuing hundreds-of-billions in loans for small businesses across the region.
Public health officials in Seneca County are concerned that there is a level of complacency returning among residents as parts of the economy reopened.
Later this month, the Republican Primary to find a candidate for the fall election in New York State Assembly's 131st District will be held despite the coronavirus pandemic.
Tioga County Legislative Chairwoman Martha Sauerbrey reported on June 4 that a 22nd person has passed away from COVID-19 in Tioga County. According to the press release, the death is "associated" with the Elderwood Nursing facility in Waverly.
May 1, 1998 would go down as a life-changing date for Dryden hunting guide Gabe Jerome, Jr. While accompanying a client on the first day of turkey hunting season, Jerome, Jr. was accidentally shot in the face with a shotgun by another hunter in close proximity, which ultimately resulted in h…
Martha Sauerbrey, Chairperson of the Tioga County Legislature, started the fourth press conference on May 20 by stating, “Phase one has started, sun shining, numbers flattening out and hope is gaining.” She went on to stress caution for this weekend as residents pay tribute to our veterans.
The Seneca County Public Health Department reported another positive case of COVID-19 on May 22, bringing the county's total up to 40.
On Wednesday May 13, a third press conference was held by T Martha Sauerbrey, Chairperson of the Tioga County Legislature.
The Tioga County Health Department reported the 21st COVID-19 death in the county on May 21. This was the first death reported in the county in the past 10 days.
Another death from COVID-19 was reported on May 7 in Tioga County, bringing the county's total to 15.
Tioga County Legislative Chairwoman Martha Sauerbrey reported four more deaths due to COVID-19 on May 2.
In a press release issued on April 29, Tioga County Legislative Chairwoman Martha Sauerbrey reported that four more individuals have died at the Elderwood nursing home in Waverly due to COVID-19, bringing the total to 10 in Tioga County.
Another death from COVID-19 has been reported at the Elderwood nursing home in Waverly, bringing the total to six as of April 25.
After COVID-19 claimed another individual in Tioga County, Tioga County Legislative Chairwoman Martha Sauerbrey shared details on the victims in the county's health department's daily press release.
In her April 20 report, Tioga County Legislative Chairwoman Martha Sauerbrey announced that a fourth individual has passed away from COVID-19.