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Former Senate Democratic Leader John Sampson turned himself in to federal authorities Monday, after being accused in a nine count indictment of embezzling nearly half a million dollars from mortgage foreclosure accounts,  and then trying to...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A natural gas storage and transportation hub being developed in depleted salt mines in western New York's Finger Lakes region is the latest flash point in the ongoing battle over hydraulic fracturing. A dozen protesters were...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York conservation officials say continuing dry weather has raised the danger of wildfires, advising rural and suburban residents that all residential brush burning is prohibited during the usually high fire risk period from...
Republicans in the State Senate plan to hold hearings next Tuesday, May 7th, on what they say are abuses in New York City’s public campaign finance system.  The Senate GOP is against a proposal by Governor Cuomo and other Democrats to...
A Tylerville dairy farm, in Jefferson County, is growing, in part thanks to help from National Grid. The company awarded the farm a grant of $50,000 to increase its access to electricity. Milk Street Dairy has grown quickly since it began in 2008,...
Judy McMahon of Southern Tier Actors Read and Robert Rogers of the Cider Mill Playhouse talk to WSKG's Bill Snyder about the presentation of Ibsen's An Enemy of the People. More information here.