Thursday, December 18, 2014

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A day after Schenectady learns Rivers Casino has been recommended for a license by the siting board, the dust is starting to settle. Now local leaders are tasked with thinking to the future and how a casino will impact their area. Karen Tararache has more.

4:47 PM

SUNY Cobleskill Researching an "Amazing" Tree

It's a tree with the power to save lives of those suffering from hunger, and it's being grown in the greenhouses of SUNY Cobleskill. Time Warner Cable News reporter Barry Wygel visited the campus to learn more.

Updated 5:00 PM

Casino Location Board Recommends 3 Projects for Construction

The casino countdown is over. The state's gaming commission siting board has made its recommendations on where they think casinos should be placed across the state. Reporter Geoff Redick has more on which regions will be cashing in.

Updated 12/17/2014 06:30 PM

Disappointment for Some in Cities that Lost a Bid for a Casino Location

Many in Rensselaer are disappointed they won't be getting a casino. Some had hoped the Hard Rock Rensselaer would have brought a real economic boost to the city. Time Warner Cable News reporter Katie Eastman has more on reaction within that community on the casino announcement.

Updated 12/17/2014 10:16 PM

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SAVE East Greenbush Members Rejoice After Casino Announcement

Among the capacity crowd at Wednesday's casino announcement were dozens of members from the group SAVE East Greenbush, which has protested the project there since it was first proposed in April. Matt Hunter has more on their reaction. Updated 12/17/2014 09:14 PM

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New Projects in the Works for the ADK Scenic Railroad

The Adirondack Scenic Railroad's Polar Express continues to grow in popularity, with tickets now selling out months in advance. To give more people the chance to enjoy the railroad all year round, updates and additional services are in the works. Cara Thomas has more about some new projects officials expect to break ground on next year. Updated 12/17/2014 07:39 PM

CAPITAL REGION

Howe Caverns Supporters React to Casino Decision

Supporters of the now failed plan to build a casino at Howe Caverns say they are used to being disappointed. Time Warner Cable News reporter Barry Wygel spoke to those closest to the project. Updated 12/17/2014 05:57 PM

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