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The State Capitol has been the scene of numerous noisy demonstrations on hydro fracking. But on Monday it was supporters of gas drilling, not opponents, who were  protesting. A crowd of several hundred, chanting “no more delays”...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - Supporters of using hydraulic fracturing to produce natural gas are set to demonstrate in Albany. Hundreds of people are expected to rally at the Corning Preserve on the Hudson River and then march to a park near the Capitol...
NEWBURGH, N.Y. (AP) - Sen. Charles Schumer is going to be in the Hudson Valley talking about combatting the addiction of newborns to painkillers. He says the problem has been growing and he'll be at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital in...
Rachel Lampert, the director of "Opus" talks with WSKG's Bill Snyder.  More information here.
Governor Cuomo made a rare endorsement in a State Senate contest on Monday when he backed Democratic incumbent Joseph Addabbo, who’s locked in a tight race with a Republican challenger.  Addabbo was one of a handful of Senators who...
OWEGO, N.Y. (AP) - A Texas company is drilling a vertical well to explore the potential of the Marcellus Shale natural gas formation. Carizzo Oil & Gas of Houston recently started digging its first well north of the Tioga County village of...