Original Documentaries

WSKG TV proudly produces original documentaries that archive the history, culture and issues of primary importance to our community. From Flood of '35 to Cornell: Birth of the American University, our programs seek to cover the breadth and depth of our 21-county coverage area, while maintaining the high-level production quality associated with all content seen on WSKG TV's broadcast channels.


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Special thanks to the following generous contributors who help make our documentaries possible: Alan and Barbara Jones, Gene and Judy Peckham, Mailyn Gaddis Rose, and Linda and Robert Biemer. If you'd lke to find out how you can support WSKG documentary filmmaking, please call Carol Young at 607 729 0100 x322

On June 19th, 1972, the first hurricane of the season, Agnes, crossed over the Florida Panhandle and quickly headed back out to sea. With sustained winds of just over 75 miles per hour, Agnes was considered a low level threat by most weather experts...
In 1948 Cameron Argetsinger, a young law student and sports car enthusiast conceived an idea: to stage a European-style road race through the village of Watkins Glen, NY. Now, more than fifty years later, racing continues to thrive in Watkins Glen,...
2004 NYS Emmy Award - Best Historical/Cultural Programming: Single Program or Special 2004 NYS Emmy Award - Best Writer: Documentary On July 7, 1935, the skies north of the Southern Tier opened up, dumping more than eleven inches of rain in...