A major damage claim stemming from a runaway Army blimp in PA has been settled

12.08.17 | Terry Diener

PPL confirmed the settlement Thursday but said it could not provide details because of a confidentiality agreement. The electric utility's claim was among the 35 totaling $1.5 million the Army reported receiving after the aerostat broke loose...

Keep your Christmas tree watered for safety

12.08.17 | Brandon Dickson

Just a few of the tips recommended this Christmas season to prevent a home fire. Tim Marshall, Director of the Steuben County Emergency Services, adds, make sure candles can't be knocked over by children or pets.  He says candles should...

IRS results reveal the most generous charity givers in upstate NY

12.08.17 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

IRS statistics from 2016 show that some of the most generous givers in the Empire State come from poor areas. A study by reveals Hamilton County taxpayers to be the most generous giving 3.3% to charities based on itemized federal...

PA education officials are reducing standardized testing days

12.07.17 | Bob Price

Governor Wolf says schools are spending too much time "teaching the test" and that's not the way education works. Starting next spring, standardized testing will be done over two weeks, not three, and the exams will be doled out later in the...

A dumping of snow is expected in towns south of Buffalo

12.07.17 | Bob Price

Today through early Friday, the south towns of Buffalo are expected to be covered with 12-18 inches of wind-blown snow. Those lake-effect snow bands off Lakes Erie and Ontario are starting to shift south.

A religious freedom case is brewing in the capital region of Pennsylvania

12.07.17 | Bob Price

A 20-year veteran of the Pennsylvania police force has been suspended for 10 days for going to church while he was on duty. Mark Hovan went to services twice in uniform at a Catholic church in Middletown, some 10 miles outside Harrisburg. Hovan...

A family funnels funds in Niagara Falls

12.07.17 | Bob Price

A former head of the Niagara Falls Housing Authority, and her son and daughter-in-law, have entered guilty pleas to stealing government funds. Stephanie Cowart faces up to 10 years in prison, while her son Allen and his wife could get up to a...

The 'good Samaritan' homeless vet buys a home

12.06.17 | Brandon Dickson

Johnny Bobbitt Jr., the man who used his last $20 to buy gas for a stranded stranger, has just purchased a new home-- thanks to the generosity of those who heard of his generosity and responded to his random act of kindness. Bobbit announced on...

Gov. Cuomo says the GOP tax bill being debated in Congress will 'pillage' NY

12.06.17 | Brandon Dickson

New York's governor says, "I can't think of a congressional vote any congressperson has been asked to take that does more damage to their district than this one." Pennsylvania Congressman Glenn Thompson thinks the legislation will not only cut...

You can now get Wegmans groceries delivered to your door in the Elmira-Corning area

12.06.17 | Traci Lynn Woolsey

Wegmans is launching its partnership to allow you to shop online and let someone else walk the store aisles and delivery your groceries. Customers download the Instacart app, choose the products and preferred delivery times, and an Instacart...