WSKG News

For more stories on New York State, check out The Innovation Trail.
The public comment period on New York's revised hydrofracking regulations ends Friday and  a group of the state's elected officials is calling for an extension of that deadline. The group is called Elected Officials to Protect New York...
Governor Cuomo and Republicans in the Senate remain at an impasse over gun control legislation - just two days before the State of the State. Meanwhile, the State Comptroller says he’s thinking of  divesting the state’s pension fund...
Conductor Gerald Wolfe talks to WSKG's Bill Snyder about the concert on January 12, featuring Poulenc's Gloria, Stabat Mater, and Four Motets for the Time of Christmas.  More information here.
The one-year extension of tax credits for the wind energy industry passed by Congress, means wind projects in upstate New York are able to move forward more confidently, at least for 2013. The Black Oak Wind Farm project in Tompkins County wasn'...
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - Syracuse University is installing a system to collect the rainwater that runs off the 7-acre roof of the Carrier Dome and use it to flush toilets during events at the Dome.   The Syracuse Post-Standard reports that the...
Governor Cuomo says he intends to propose in his State of the State message several recommendations from a disaster preparedness commission, to help the state better cope with major storms in the future. Governor Cuomo, who has had to cope with the...