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The weekend marks one year since the Schoharie, NY limo crash claimed 20 lives

10.07.19 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

A memorial for the victims has been unveiled at the site of the October 6 crash and some New York lawmakers have announced a package of bills aimed to prevent future tragedies. The measures call for improved limousine safety standards at the...

Crashed plane remains in Susquehanna River

10.07.19 | Brandon Dickson

The single-engine aircraft went down Friday evening. The plane was heading from New York to Harrisburg International Airport when it missed the runway and had to land in the Susquehanna River. The man and woman aboard were able to get out and...

Double-amputee runner wins "half" Wineglass Marathon in Corning, NY

10.07.19 | Bill Price

New Jersey native Brian Reynolds finished the 13-miles in record time. Alexander Burks won the "full" marathon, and he wasn't even supposed to run it. Burks says he was scheduled to do the "half-race, " but there were not enough bibs, so he did...

Deadline for NY heat assistance draws near

10.04.19 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Energy bills often spike as temperatures drops. But the Home Energy Assistance Program can help folks earning a low wage. Applications can be submitted online through the New York state website or through your county’s social services...

NY AG leads coalition to stop bill allowing debt collectors use social media

10.04.19 | Brandon Dickson

Some experts say the plan would update debt collection practices for current times, but others worry this type of contact could be invasive. Twenty-eight attorneys general from across the country have written a letter reading in-part: “the...

A dire diagnosis for dairy farmers

10.04.19 | Brandon Dickson

This week, U.S. Ag Secretary Sonny Perdue said that smaller dairy farms are probably all going to go out of business. Bob Myers, who owns Buck Hill Farms near Muncy, Pennsylvania, says the comment comes as no surprise.   Secretary Perdue...

Prayer returns to the Pennsylvania State House

10.04.19 | Brandon Dickson

Speaker Mike Turzai announced Thursday that intercessions will be back at the lower chamber and be delivered before session begins. That move comes more than a month after a federal court ruled that prohibiting non-believers from giving an open...

Deadline to register to vote in November election is fast approaching

10.03.19 | Terry Diener

While it's an off-year for high-profile races, Pennsylvanians will be deciding a major ballot measure. If eligible voters don’t register by October 7, they won’t be able to weigh in on a contentious amendment that would essentially...

Police departments across upstate NY will have a "new look"

10.03.19 | Brandon Dickson

Throughout the month of October, officers at departments, such as Ithaca and Birmingham, will wear a pink badge in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Many of the cops contributed money out of their own pockets to purchase the badges and...

The all-clear has been given at SUNY Oneonta

10.03.19 | Brandon Dickson

This comes after the school issued a shelter-in-place directive Wednesday following a threat of violence. Police say someone hacked a female student's phone to share a chat message that said they intended to shoot up the campus. Cops are...

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