susquehanna river

Binghamton Tragedy Teaches Lessons Decades Later
A television news videotape of the drowning of two Binghamton firefighters in 1975 continues to be used in training emergency workers. The 15-minute tape documents the tragic sequence of events at the Rockbottom Dam that resulted in the deaths of city Fire Chief John Cox and Captain Donald McGeever...
Body Pulled From Susquehanna River is Identified
The body of a young man pulled from the Susquehanna River in the Town of Union early March 30 has been identified as that of a 21 year old Tompkins County resident. Broome County Emergency Services officials say they were flooded with phone calls once the description of the body aired in the news with people reporting the man was Ryan Bell of Groton...
Body Found in Susquehanna River in Endwell
Officials are investigating the discovery of a body in the Susquehanna River in Endwell. Broome County Sheriff’s investigators were called to River Road shortly before 7 p.m. March 29 by a passerby who noticed a body stuck in an ice jam about 100 yards off shore...