List by Month: 2-2018

Gov. Cuomo blasts Pres. Trump's plan to reduce 'SNAP' benefits

02.26.18 | Brandon Dickson

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says that the move would devastate funding for the food assistance program, which benefits an estimated 2.3 million in the Empire State. President Trump has also proposed replacing a portion of the assistance with a box of...

PA police charge grade school student for threats

02.26.18 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

State police near Harrisburg have charged an 11-year-old student with one count of terroristic threats to Greenwood Elementary School in Millerstown. Troopers also went to the district’s high school last week for a report of threats using...

NY sheriffs want armed officers in every school

02.23.18 | Bob Price

The state sheriff's association thinks New York should pay for at least one, armed school resource officer in every school building. The police group estimates the cost would be the equivalent of hiring one more teacher at each school. New York...

PA congressmen challenge the state's new map

02.23.18 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Eight GOP representatives in Pennsylvania filing suit against the Pennsylvania Supreme Court this week, saying the high court overstepped its authority in re-drawing the congressional map. The group of lawmakers is calling for the 2011 map to...

PA state police are joining the movement to equip officers with narcan

02.23.18 | Bob Price

Narcan is a life-saving drug that can revive a person from an opioid overdose. Officers will start carrying the nasal spray antidote today. Governor wolf says Pennsylvania will provide 60,000 narcan kits to first responders in all 67 counties.

Grand jury indicts the daughter and ex-husband of a Corning murder victim

02.23.18 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Deputies in Steuben County announcing that 20-year-old Karrie Neurauter and her father, 46-year-old Lloyd Neurauter, have been indicted for Michele Neurauter's death last summer in Corning. Prosecutors say her death was staged to look like a...

Church Still Plans Ceremony with Weapons

02.22.18 | Bob Price

A church leader tells Newswatch 16 a ceremony next week that features assault rifles will go on. The Sanctuary Church is expecting hundreds of people next Wednesday morning, many of them with assault rifles. Church leaders had this ceremony...

Police: Missing Wayland girl, 17, could be heading to Binghamton

02.22.18 | Bob Price

New York State Police are asking for the public's help to find a missing 17-year-old girl from Wayland, Steuben County. Kathleen Miller, 17, has been missing since Monday around 10:30 a.m. She also goes by the name of Valerie Angel...

New Pa. congressional district map being challenged

02.22.18 | Bob Price

Republican lawmakers in Pennsylvania on Wednesday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to block a new congressional map in the state that was drawn after the old one was deemed gerrymandered. The Republican leaders in the state House and Senate...

New York income tax refund information available online

02.22.18 | Bob Price

New York officials are reminding taxpayers they can check their state refund status online.  Filers can get the information by entering the refund amount they're claiming, Social Security number and the form they filed in the "Check...

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