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Tim Kaine holds campaign event in Lehigh Valley

09.01.16 | Bob Price

Democratic Vice Presidential candidate Tim Kaine concluded his 2-day visit to Pennsylvania Wednesday with a pair of stops in the Lehigh Valley.  Kaine rallied supporters of Hillary Clinton at the Hanover Township Community Center.  He...

New York to require meningitis vaccine for 7th, 12th graders

09.01.16 | Bob Price

As of Thursday all students entering the 7th or 12th grades in New York state will be required to be vaccinated against meningitis. Twenty seven states already require the vaccine as part of standard immunizations. Meningitis refers to acute...

State Fair salute to Little League champs free for locals

09.01.16 | Bob Price

Residents of Broome, Chenango and Tioga counties can get into the State Fair for free to help celebrate the new Little League World Series champions. The Maine-Endwell Little League team from the Binghamton area will be honored with a special...

Hot Enough for You This August?

09.01.16 | Bob Price

The average temperature in Western New York was 75.7 degrees in August, making it the hottest August on record. The mark topples the 75.2 set in 1947. National Weather Service meteorologist Aaron Reynolds says there was a high pressure front...

New York's Court of Appeals rules that former same-sex couples can seek custody of kids--even if they're not the biological or adoptive parent

08.31.16 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Now, a person only needs proof of an agreement to raise a child as co-parents. The ruling is considered huge victory for same-sex partners in New York. Pro-family groups see the ruling as another move by the courts to re-define families...

Penn State fans will see tighter security measures this season

08.31.16 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Guests will need to empty pockets and be screened with metal detectors. Forget bringing in backpacks and purses.  But, Beaver Stadium authorities will allow a clear-one-gallon bag for child-care items or medicine. The season's opener is...

Members of an Oneida County church where a teenager was beaten to death are now suing the town

08.31.16 | Jeremy Miller

19 year-old Lucas Leonard and his brother Christopher were brutally beaten inside the Word of Life Church in New Hartford last October.  Lucas later dies from his injuries.  The nine members who police say were involved, have been...

Bruce Beemer is confirmed as Pennsylvania's new interim attorney general

08.31.16 | Sarah Harnisch

The Senate confirmed Beemer by a unanimous 44 to nothing vote. Beemer then moved to the reception room for a private swearing in. Beemer says he started his first day of work immediately. The next attorney general will be elected in November...

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is congratulating Maine-Endwell on its Little League World Series title

08.30.16 | Bob Price

The accolades keep coming in for these pint-sized ball players from Broome County.Governor Cuomo says he tips his hat to the coaching staff for their leadership and passion throughout the team's perfect season.  He adds, "These exceptional...

Kathleen's Kane replacement is taking the helm

08.30.16 | Sarah Harnisch

Pennsylvania lawmakers are poised to replace the state’s convicted ex-attorney general with her former top deputy. The scheduled confirmation vote today on Bruce Beemer comes nearly two weeks after Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf nominated him to...

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