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FORT EDWARD, N.Y. (AP) - General Electric Company has filed a lawsuit against National Grid seeking funds to cover the cleanup costs of contaminated sediment from the upper Hudson River. GE announced the suit Monday, just as crews began a fourth...
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) - Athletes in James Fenimore Cooper's upstate New York hometown will take the field as the Hawkeyes after dropping the long-standing nickname Redskins. Local media outlets report that the school board in the village of...
A new report called ‘Taken By Storm’ released by the National Wildlife Foundation is highlighting the issue of excessive fertilizer runoff into Lake Erie. The resulting algal blooms can seriously impact the health of those who rely on...
Gas drilling isn't to blame for a high-profile case of methane contamination in northeastern Pennsylvania, state environmental regulators declared Monday, but a homeowner with fouled water vowed to press on and said she doesn't trust the...
Co-directors Rodrigo Nunez and Tom Kremer speak to WSKG's Bill Snyder about the bi-lingual production of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream now onstage at the Watters Theatre on the Binghamton University campus.  More...
PITTSBURGH (AP) - A new report from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has dramatically lowered estimates of how much of a potent greenhouse gas is being leaked by the natural gas industry despite rapid growth in production. The EPA now...