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Amoreena Wade and Tim Gleason speak with WSKG's Bill Snyder about the Region I prize-winning plays from the Kennedy Center's American College Theatre Festival being presented by Know Theatre.  More information here.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York officials are making $1 million available to help police agencies expand the use of video equipment for recording interrogations of suspects. State criminal justice officials say 345 agencies in 58 of New York's 62...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the federal government has denied some aid to victims of recent severe flooding in the Mohawk Valley, but the state will step in to help. The Individual Assistance program helps victims recover and rebuild...
UNDATED (AP) - Two energy companies are pulling out of northeastern Pennsylvania, where a long-standing moratorium on gas drilling, or fracking, has infuriated landowners who say the ban has cost them big bucks. The Northern Wayne Property Owners...
Much of the natural gas-and other fossil fuels- being produced by hydrofracking has to be –stored- somewhere before it gets to the consumer. Underground salt caverns like the ones near Watkins Glen are often used for the job. Now an out of...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Sen. Charles Schumer says the importance of New York's more than 200 stream and river gauges is more apparent in light recent upstate flooding. Schumer on Wednesday called for the passage of the Obama administration's...