UPDATE: —– The conference will be held at 3 p.m. 12 News will broadcast the conference on television and its Facebook page. (WBNG) — Information from Garnar’s news conference can be found by clicking here. Typically, the County Executive holds news conferences on Wednesdays. ORIGINAL STORY: In yesterday’s conference, Garnar announced over 1,000 Broome County residents were in quarantine. (WBNG) — Broome County Executive Jason Garnar will hold a news conference Thursday afternoon to address the elevated number of active cases in Broome County. This announcement follows the county reporting 50 new positive cases in a single day. The county total is at 243 active cases as of Wednesday.