NY unlikely to face lawsuits over fracking ban, experts say
By Daniel Wiessner ALBANY, N.Y. (Reuters) - When Governor Andrew Cuomo announced a ban on fracking in New York on Wednesday, he predicted "a ton of lawsuits" against the state. But that is unlikely as the end of a drilling boom has left the industry in no mood for a fight, industry experts and lawyers said. "I think most of the companies in the industry are disinterested in fighting," said Brad ...
Former deputy county clerk indicted
Warsaw, NY - A former deputy county clerk in Wyoming County has been indicted for public corruption and grand larceny. Roxanne Ingles, 59, is accused of stealing $80,000 while working for the Department of Motor Vehicle's Office in Warsaw. The Wyoming County Clerk's Office contacted the sheriff's office after funding discrepancies in the account. ...
Western NY areas under flood warning
Flood warnings are in effect for areas of western New York in the aftermath of last week's storm that dropped as many as 80 inches of snow in some areas. Meteorologists say a warning continues for Erie, Wyoming, Genesee, Cattaraugus, and Chautauqua counties until late Monday afternoon. There's a specific warning for Cazenovia Creek until late Monday night. The creek is expected to crest just ...
Former Deputy Clerk Arrested In Wyoming County
'For now, she is out on bail.'
Micro Homes: A new piece in the New...
A new piece in the New York Times visits best-selling author Alexandra Fuller at her home in Wyoming, and for the moment, that means a tiny yurt in a community of a dozen. The one-room dwelling, which Fuller shares with...
Fatal accident in Wyoming County
Bennington, NY - New York State Police are investigating a fatal accident in Wyoming County. Police said a car struck a farm combine on ST-354 in the Town of Bennington. The car then crossed into the eastbound lane and hit a pick-up truck. ...
Woman Killed in Wyoming County Crash
'Troopers say victim struck a combine and a pickup truck. A father and son in the truck are hospitalized.'
Attica Teen Killed in Head-On Crash
'The crash in Bennington also sent a passenger to the hospital.'
Armada Oil Provides Year-end Update
Armada Oil, Inc. , an oil and gas exploration and production company, today provided an update on its activities.
Misericordia University holds winter commencement
Misericordia University in Dallas held its fourth annual winter commencement ceremony on Sunday at the Anderson Sports and Health Center. The 370 graduates included the first graduates from the Master of Science programs in Physician Assistant Studies and