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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's health commissioner says he won't wait for completion of any of the pending gas drilling studies and plans a recommendation "in weeks" on whether the state should approve hydraulic fracturing. Health...
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Gun shops, shooting ranges and county clerks' offices have seen an upsurge in business since the state Legislature rushed through Gov. Andrew Cuomo's sweeping set of gun laws in December. Dennis Deasy, owner of Niagara...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's Legislature and Governor Andrew Cuomo are on track to pass the earliest state budget in decades. The Legislature is to publicly present counterproposals to Cuomo on Monday or Tuesday, although closed-door...
Tom Jackson speaks with WSKG's Bill Snyder about Tim Mollen's Improv Comedy Night which stars graduates of Tim's workshop program. The performance is Saturday, March 9 at 8pm in the JCC, 500 Clubhouse Road in Vestal. More information...
The regional airports in Ithaca and Binghamton would both lose their air traffic controllers if the cuts, known as sequestration, take full effect. The first round of closures begins April 7th. The airports in that group, which includes Ithaca...
Tuesday's meeting of the Tompkins County legislature included the announcement of a grant to expand broadband internet access in the region. The $2.2 million grant comes after two years spent studying broadband access in the region. Pat Pryor is...