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ITHACA, N.Y. (AP) - Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Joe Martens says emergency action is needed to stop an invasive water weed from spreading throughout the state and into the Great Lakes.      The invader...
Governor Cuomo announced Thursday that he’s rescinding a state regulation that requires food stamp recipients be fingerprinted, saying the poor and hungry are not criminals. Governor Cuomo, speaking by phone to a gathering of advocates for the...
Governor Cuomo is pleased with the outcome of Tuesday’s state wide school budget vote,  but teachers and school board leaders see some disturbing trends. This year’s school budget vote was the first to take place after Governor...
The Town of Vestal, near Binghamton, is well-placed for natural gas development. Just across the border, in Pennsylvania, the industry is in full swing. It’s in one of three counties in New York considered to be in the sweet spot of Marcellus...
Click above to hear WSKG's Gregory Keeler interview Larry Kassan, director of the Rod Serling Video Festival.   Rod Serling Video Festival On Friday evening, May 18, 2012 at 8:00 P.M., THE ROD SERLING VIDEO FESTIVAL will present the winning...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A study by the University at Buffalo's new shale gas institute concludes that state oversight of gas drilling has been effective at reducing environmental problems. The report released Tuesday examined almost 3,000 violations...