Midway madness is on its way

02.21.18 | Brandon Dickson

The New York State Fair is running a one-day sale on packages of fair admission, rides, food, and games. It'll be offered tomorrow beginning at 6 a.m. on For $25, you can get one weekday ride-all-day wristband, $15 in midway bucks, and...

A PA senator seeks legislation to allow courts to confiscate guns from 'violent' people

02.21.18 | Brandon Dickson

State Senator Daylin Leach says his proposal would allow people to petition a judge to issue a public protection order. He said judges could take away guns until the owner gets the help they need. Leach claims people who petition for a public...

NY's Southern Tier faces a shortage of physicians

02.21.18 | Brandon Dickson

Chemung County Executive Tom Santulli says the area has officially been designated as a "physician shortage area." U.S. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is calling on congress to address the doctor shortage. He visited the Arnot Ogden...

PA bill would require metal detectors and armed guards at schools

02.21.18 | Sarah Harnisch

Pennsylvania Rep. Rosemary M. Brown, a Republican who represents Monroe and Mike counties, has introduced a bill ensuring the highest security measures are taken in the state's schools. This comes in light of school safety and security concerns...

A NY state senator wants budget $ to pay for school resource officers

02.20.18 | Bill Price

Republican Pat Gallivan is the former sheriff of Erie County, New York. He says the trained officers would help "deter" school violence. Right now, Just some of the schools in New York have the officers. Gallivan wants money to pay for putting...

PA Republicans say they'll go to federal court to try to block the new 'court-ordered' map

02.20.18 | Bill Price

Senate Majority Leader Jake Corman says if the Pennsylvania Supreme Court does not reconsider its congressional map re-drawing, Republicans will most likely appeal at the federal level. The GOP says the new map violates the "separation of...

A lawmaker in PA is resigning his post to take a presidential appointment

02.20.18 | Brandon Dickson

Northern Tier Republican Rep. Matt Baker stepped down Monday to become the regional director of the office of intergovernmental and external affairs. That's with the Department of Health and Human Services.

Tm Tebow may be starting his 2nd year in pro baseball in Binghamton, NY

02.20.18 | Bob Price

The New York Mets want Tim Tebow to begin the season at the AA Binghamton Rumble Ponies. Tebow played in A Port Saint Lucie, Florida last season and Mets General Manager Sandy Alderson says he believes the 30-year old will eventually play in the...

An unusual struggle for control of a PA DA's office is now in court

02.19.18 | Brandon Dickson

Marion O'Malley took office February 5th as the Susquehanna County DA. Her tenure is being challenged by William Urbanski, who briefly served as DA before a judge ruled him ineligible and installed O'Malley instead. Urbanski is suing to get...

Contractors wrap up work on an underground RR museum in Niagara Falls

02.19.18 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

The vision for the museum started a decade ago. Underground Railroad Heritage chairman Bill Bradberry says one experience will give visitors a glimpse of what it was like for fugitive slave Joe Bailey as Harriet Tubman helped him pass to freedom...