Local

Rabid bobcat attacks man in Tioga County

A Tioga County man was attacked by a bobcat this week that was confirmed to be rabid.

The Tioga County Health Department says the man was attacked in the Town of Nichols.

The health department says if you are going to be outdoors that you be aware of your surroundings and on the lookout for animals that are acting unusual.

Supervise young children playing outdoors and inform older children to avoid and stay away from animals.

More Local Headlines

in Local

State lawmakers approve delay in electronic prescriptions

health

Lawmakers say federal approvals still aren't in place for many doctors

in Local

Police seek suspect in sexual assault near Cornell campus

cornell police

Incident occurred around 12:30 a.m. Saturday

in Local

Police investigate series of Southern Tier thefts

crime2

They say the men have stolen from at least three local towns.

in Local

Gas leak causes chaos in Auburn

firetruck

Underground explosions sent manhole covers flying and filled buildings with gas.

in Local

New evidence in Charles Tan case

tan

Defense lawyers say Tan's father may have been dead before alleged murder.