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  • DEC Commissioner speaks on fracking ban

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    (WBNG Binghamton) The Commissioner of the Department of Environmental Conservation Joseph Martens spoke with Action News Wednesday night about the fracking ban in New York.

  • Sotak, Santoni react to gaming decision

    (WBNG Binghamton) "Extremely disappointed” was the reaction from the Greater Binghamton Chamber of Commerce Wednesday, after it was announced that Lago Resort and Casino was awarded the Las Vegas-style casino gaming license.

  • Fire tears through Binghamton home, several families displaced

    Binghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Several families have been displaced after a two-alarm fire ripped through a home in Binghamton.

  • Lago Resort selected for casino bid

    Albany, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Lago Resort & Casino, in Seneca County's town of Tyre, won the opportunity to apply for a Las Vegas-style casino license, the New York Gaming Facility Location Board announced Wednesday.

  • NYS to ban fracking

    Albany, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Acting state Health Commissioner Dr. Howard Zucker and DEC Commissioner Joseph Martens both rejected the decision for New York to move further with hydraulic fracturing.

  • Tioga Downs casino bid loss spurs disappointment in Southern Tier

    Nichols, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Following Wednesday's announcement that the Lago project in Tyre won the Las Vegas-style casino license in the region, locals at Tioga Downs spoke out.

  • Locals react to statewide fracking ban

    Johnson City, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Following the Gov. Andrew Cuomo's announcement to enforce a statewide ban on fracking, Action News took to the Oakdale Mall in Johnson City to ask local residents, on both sides of the issue, how they feel about the long-awaited decision.

  • Sidney students help Santa spread holiday cheer

    Binghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Seniors at Sidney High School brought a bit of the North Pole to Binghamton, as they dressed as elves for the Discovery Kids preschoolers Wednesday morning.

  • Local man with muscular dystrophy gets room to heal

    Johnson City, NY (WBNG Binghamton) For most people, the place they feel the most comfortable is in their own homes. But for some, rooms can hinder a person, especially if they have a disease. A brand new bedroom was revealed Wednesday that's designed to help heal a man in Johnson City.

  • New trustee for UHS Foundation board

    Binghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) The UHS Foundation board has appointed Laurie Van Kuren, of Riger Marketing, to help the nonprofit achieve its fundraising goals.

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