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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Gov. Tom Corbett is suggesting that he's interested in a concept that combines an expansion of Medicaid eligibility for hundreds of thousands of uninsured Pennsylvanians by using federal dollars to buy private insurance...
SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) - The Environmental Protection Agency has finalized a plan to clean up additional contaminated soil and ground water at the site of an old coal gas manufacturing plant in Saratoga Springs. Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand says the federal government needs to change the way dairy farmers get paid for their milk. Many dairy farmers in New York continue to struggle with high feed costs despite new demand from upstate yogurt...
The Senator Malcolm Smith scandal is continuing to have repercussions in both political parties and in every level of the state’s government. The State’s Republican Party Chair is calling on two New York City top party officials accused...
Playwright James Micali and director Judith Present speak with WSKG's Bill Snyder about Mr. Micali's new one-man play Wigdiculous opening on April 5th in the Carousel Theatre in the Roberson Museum and Science Center.  More information...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Officials have released preliminary data showing the unemployment rate in upstate New York was 9.2 percent in February, unchanged from a year earlier, while the New York City metro area rate dropped to 8.6 percent from 9.1. The...