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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — More than 50 upstate New York organizations are teaming up on a campaign to warn against prescription painkiller addiction.The campaign is being kicked off at Buffalo State College on Wednesday. Those involved include...
News reports in recent days portray Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Moreland Act Commission on corruption as possibly going off the rails. Government reform groups say they are concerned and want some answers. Governor Cuomo appointed the Moreland Act...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The state Board of Elections says it won't comment on a claim by a lawyer challenging the rewording of New York's casino referendum who says the state violated the law by making the changes in secret. Eric Snyder...
The American Chestnut tree was once known as the king of the eastern forest. It grew more than 100 feet tall and 6 feet across, and accounted for a quarter of the timber in the woods. The Chestnut was wiped out by blight in the early 20th century,...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A new report shows Gov. Andrew Cuomo has collected more than $361,000 and the Legislature has raked in over $1 million from gambling interests leading up to the Nov. 5 referendum that would legalize more casinos in New York....
Clarinetist Timothy Perry speaks with WSKG's Bill Snyder about the next Friedheim Memorial Lecture-Recital.  More information here.