List by Author: Sarah Harnisch

One camper still in hospital after one of PA's largest river rescues last night

08.14.18 | Sarah Harnisch

Officials say 46 campers on a rafting trip, most-girls ages 12 to 16, were pulled from the Leigh River in Pennsylvanian after severe storms spiked the river height in hours. The alarm was sounded after the rafting company couldn't account for...

More than 100 cities are under flash flood watches and warnings across NY and PA

08.14.18 | Sarah Harnisch

There were rescues by air and by water overnight in Troy and Benton, Pennsylvania. There are warnings out right now for Columbia, Lycoming, Schuylkill, Sullivan, and Wyoming counties.   In New York, Broome County has declared a state of...

Lyme disease cases spiked in NY last year

08.14.18 | Sarah Harnisch

Cases roses 16% statewide and 69% in a single county-- Monroe County, but experts are hoping there may be a decline in 2018. The numbers this year make Lyme's cases the highest reported in a single year--in state history. Lyme, spread by the...

President Trump will be in upstate New York today

08.13.18 | Sarah Harnisch

At 2:30 this afternoon, he'll touch down at fort drum in Utica, home to the Army's 10th Mountain Division. Mr. Trump will sign the 2019 National Defense Authorization Act into law. After that, he'll make his way into the city of Utica to host a...

There's a major political shuffle happening in western NY

08.13.18 | Sarah Harnisch

Republicans in New York are scrambling to find a candidate to replace New York Congressman Chris Collins who announced days ago that he was suspending his re-election bid after federal attorneys charged him with insider trading and lying to the...

The bathroom bill law stands again in Pennsylvania

07.27.18 | Sarah Harnisch

A major ruling last night has shocked pro-family groups across the state. For the second time, a federal appeals court has denied a request to hear a challenge to the Boyertown School District's policy allowing transgendered students to use...

Cancer levels in 2 western NY towns are 30-100% higher than the rest of the state

07.06.18 | Sarah Harnisch

Officials want to know why. There are more diagnosed cases of six cancers in Buffalo's east side, and a portion of western Cheektowaga--than anywhere else. The New York state health department found colo-rectal, esophageal, kidney, lung, oral...

Police rescue teen who jumped into the water while on Maid of the Mist tour

06.29.18 | Sarah Harnisch

Crews were able to rescue the 18-year-old who went into the lower Niagara River near the Horseshoe Falls. The accident happened during a regularly scheduled tour near the famous falls. Police aren't saying why the teen jumped into the water...

We're hitting triple digits for the first time this summer

06.29.18 | Sarah Harnisch

The heat is so serious the National Weather Service has just issued a heat advisory for New York and Pennsylvania starting at noon on Saturday-- And it won't be lifted until 10 p.m. Monday night. Excessive heat creates the potential for heat...

4th of July travel heats up

06.29.18 | Sarah Harnisch

The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission estimates 5.8 million fourth of July travelers will use its roadway system, and the Fridays before and after the holiday will be the busiest.  That means today. The turnpike expects 750,000 vehicles to...

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