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Public commenting on the state's revised hydrofracking regulations closed on Fridayand final regulations are due to be released at the end of February. The Democratic-controlled state assembly held a public hearing on Thursday that included some...
Anti-fracking activists, including Yoko Ono and Sean Lennon, attempted to present the state’s environmental agency with over 200,000 comments, on the last day of a public comment period on the gas drilling process.They also tried to deliver a...
Artistic Director Bruce Borton speaks with WSKG's Bill Snyder about the Madrigal Choir's biennial Twelfth Night celebration.  More information here.
In his third State of the State address Governor Cuomo outlined a new initiative to create ten Innovation Hot Spots - areas where startup businesses can receive support, access venture capital and possibly tax breaks. It would fall to the Regional...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Greek yogurt served at the president's inauguration will be from upstate New York. U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer says that Fage and Chobani brand Greek yogurts will be served to guests before the Presidential Inaugural...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo is making a priority of campaign finance reform just as he and much of Albany have bulked up with campaign fundraisers that have brought in millions of dollars in donations. Cuomo proposes to reduce the...