WSKG News

For more stories on New York State, check out The Innovation Trail.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The State Office for People With Developmental Disabilities has scheduled a hearing on its five-year plan for serving more than 126,000 New Yorkers. The agency, which provides about 20 percent of care and services directly, uses...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A strong start to the growing year allowed New York's growers to ride out drought conditions during the summer and increase crop production in several areas. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says rain in late summer and...
The New York state legislature is passing the toughest in the nation gun control laws laid out by Governor Cuomo . The Senate voted late Monday evening , and the Assembly was expected to act Tuesday morning. The measures close loopholes in the state...
New details are emerging on gun control legislation that lawmakers say could be passed as early as today. Senate Co-Leader Jeff Klein predicts that New York State could have the toughest in the nation gun control laws before Tuesday that includes...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York's highest court will soon decide whether to count additional ballots in a tight state Senate race. Both Republican George Amedore and Democrat Cecilia Tkaczyk have filed appeals over ballots in the new 46th Senate...
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...