Magisterial district judges preside over traffic, civil, landlord-tenant and other summary level cases, in addition to serving as the court of initial jurisdiction for all serious criminal offenses, including homicide, which are first filed in the magisterial district courts.


The following individuals have appeared or are scheduled to appear before Wellsboro Magisterial District Judge Robert Repard.

Joshua John Peters, 20, of 25 N. Calaman Lane, Columbia Crossroads, has been scheduled for a preliminary arraignment on June 11. He is charged with possession of a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Police found Peters and a juvenile female in a vehicle parked at the Wellsboro…

Anthony James Rinebold, 31, of 10098 Hollow Road, Mansfield, waived his preliminary arraignment on charges of unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, theft by unlawful taking and failing to give notice of a change of address. He allegedly took and drove a 2000 Volkswagen Jetta from Putnam Towns…


Travis Earl Fisher, 35, of 76 Main St., Apt. 1, Wellsboro, waived his preliminary arraignment and bail was modified to $7,500 for charges of aggravated assault, applying pressure to a neck or throat, simple assault, reckless endangerment and harassment. He allegedly got in a verbal dispute w…


Safari Skye Kahl, 22, of 172 Dewey Hollow Road, Mainesburg, and Ashleigh Tayl Abplanalp, 21, of 94 1/2 East Ave., Wellsboro, both currently in Tioga County Jail, face charges of escape and aggravated assault after county detectives say they attacked a corrections officer and tried to grab he…

Pennsylvania State Police troopers arrested 330 people for driving under the influence during the four-day Christmas holiday from Dec. 22 through Dec. 25, 2018. The total represents an increase from the 243 DUI arrests made during the 2017 Christmas holiday driving period, which spanned three days.


Fallon Mae Davis, 21, of Morris is facing charges of murder in the third degree, involuntary manslaughter, homicide by vehicle and aggravated assault by vehicle.

Following a win Tuesday, June 11, to start the week, the Mansfield Destroyers recorded three straight losses Wednesday through Friday, before closing out the second week of the New York Collegiate Baseball League season with two straight wins.

If you’ve ever been a pet parent you know animals love to explore and taste just about everything in their path. Unfortunately, there are things at home that our furry friends shouldn’t eat. In fact, according to the ASPCA in 2018, the Animal Poison Control Center (APCC) received an average of 1,200 calls daily and assisted 266,554 animals.

The American Red Cross is seeking people to donate blood at the Millerton United Methodist Church on Tuesday, June 28, from 1 to 6 p.m.

According to the Oxford Dictionary, a boundary is defined as “a line that marks the limits of an area.” In more straightforward terms, it’s the line you clearly draw so that others know not to cross it. Boundaries are essential to healthy relationships, whether that’s among friends, within the workplace or in a romantic partnership.

Root canals and comedy clubs. It’s true that one is significantly more pleasant than the other, but they share the same goal: To put a smile on your face. There is another commonality. Both are among the patient services at Brockport Smiles, a dental office with a fresh approach to patient care and oral health.