List by Author: Bob Price

The bone-chilling cold is jolting the system

12.16.16 | Bob Price

The coldest day of the season thus far. Dr. Bob Glatter at the University of Rochester Medical Center says in sub-zero wind chills it doesn't take long for frost-bite to set in.  He says to cover your head, neck, and ears. Another day of...

NY officials plan to build new shaft at a Cayuga County salt mine

12.15.16 | Bob Price

It's the same mine where 17 workers spent hours trapped on an elevator earlier this year. The Cargill Mine in Lansing, on the southern end of Cayuga Lake, plans to add a 2,500-foot ventilation and access shaft that would be equipped with an...

Police are warning about the dangers of snow mounds after a 13-year-old upstate NY boy was buried in one and died

12.15.16 | Bob Price

Residents of Greenwich near Albany are reeling from the tragedy.The 13 year-old was playing with a friend and both had burrowed themselves into the mound when a DPW truck dumped more snow on them, burying them...

A six-year-old PA boy with terminal cancer is giving back to his community

12.12.16 | Bob Price

This courageous lad from Lackawanna County is hosting a hot cocoa stand to raise money for pediatric cancer research.Matt McDonald's mother, Linda says, "this is his way of giving back, showing his love, and shining his light for God." Matthew...

Area ski enthusiasts are downright giddy about the fresh batch of snow

12.12.16 | Bob Price

Jane Eshbaugh with Holiday Valley in western New York claims it's the "perfect scenario" for them.  She says even more slopes and trails are opening.The towns of Cattaraugus and East Concord in western New York received more than three feet...

A $160 million natural gas pipeline is nearly complete in Pennsylvania

12.12.16 | Bob Price

The 34-mile line in the Susquehanna Valley runs between the towns of Lairdsville and Shamokin Dam.  It's expected to be tested early next year.

Reports out of Buffalo today that Bills' head coach Rex Ryan is on a short leash

12.12.16 | Bob Price

The Bills have failed to make the playoffs for a record 17th consecutive year following yesterday's disappointing loss to the Steelers at home.          Ryan says he's not had any discussions with...

An arrest has been made in the fatal hit and run of a Binghamton U. student

12.09.16 | Bob Price

Police have taken into custody a Binghamton man for the death of Stephani Lineva. The 20 year-old star tennis player at the school was found on the Vestal Parkway last weekend. Binghamton Mayor Rich David says reward money helped crack the...

Faculty at PA's state-owned universities have accepted the terms of an agreement

12.09.16 | Bob Price

Contract ratified. 5,500 faculty and coaches at the Keystone State's 14 state-owned universities have overwhelmingly voted to accept the terms of an agreement reached this fall with the state system of higher education. 94% of faculty members...

A big court case today in Pennsylvania

12.09.16 | Bob Price

A federal judge is deciding the merits of a recount of the presidential election results. Activist Jill Stein thinks electronic voting machines are susceptible to hackers. The hearing gets underway at 1:30 this afternoon in Philadelphia.

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