Gary Liberatore

Gary Liberatore anchors NEWSChannel 2 Weekend Today and files reports during the week.

Title: Anchor & Reporter

Gary Liberatore anchors NEWSChannel 2 Weekend Today and files reports during the week.

Gary grew up in Utica, attending Proctor High School, and then Utica College. After graduating, he spent a number of years as a computer programmer/analyst in San Diego, California.

Desiring a more people oriented profession, Gary decided to enroll in the Masters in Broadcast Journalism program at Syracuse University.

After that graduation, Gary began his career in TV. After spending several years in Rochester, and the last six years in Cleveland, Ohio, he decided to return home for family reasons.

Outside of work, Gary still enjoys numerous sports including tennis and basketball.

Recent Posts by Gary Liberatore

Last remaining Olbiston Apartments residents now have two extra days to move out

Friday was supposed to be the deadline for the last remaining residents of the Olbiston Apartments in Utica to be moved out, as the building is scheduled to be boarded up and shut down on Monday due to codes violations, but now those residents have two extra days to do so.

More than 300 take to the streets in Utica for first long distance road race in two years

Runners finally hit the pavement on Sunday in the 2021 Erie Canal Half Marathon, the first long distance road race in Utica since the pandemic began.

Storm causes damage, flooding across southern Otsego County

Heavy rains battered a section of southern Otsego County Saturday night causing roads to wash away, a garage to come off of its foundation, trees to be uprooted and those rains also flooded out two fire stations.

House fire in German Flatts attributed to air conditioner unit

A house fire in German Flatts Saturday evening was contained to interior damage.

New Susquehanna SPCA opens to the public

Hundreds turn out on Saturday to tour the brand new Susquehanna SPCA in Cooperstown.

RSCC Bass Tournament lures 'em in on Canadarego Lake

66 anglers from as far away as South Carolina take part in the annual RSCC Bass Tournament.

Power restored following outage in South Utica

More than 1,900 National Grid customers were without power Saturday evening.

Search for hit & run driver continues in Verona

Oneida County Sheriff's officials are looking for a hit and driver whom they say fled the scene of an accident Saturday afternoon in Verona.

Man shoots himself in the hand, then gets arrested

Lewis County Sheriff's officials say a man accidentally shot himself in the hand, went to the hospital, and then got arrested for not having a permit for the gun.

Three canoers rescued near Barge Canal Break Wall at Sylvan Beach

Three people had to be rescued after overturning in a canoe near the Barge Canal Break Wall at Sylvan Beach Sunday evening.

New York Coronavirus Cases

County data is updated nightly.

Cases: 2147318

Reported Deaths: 53632
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Kings28739010516
Queens28217910018
Suffolk2040833412
Nassau1870513184
Bronx1865306597
New York1427444530
Westchester1313192296
Erie905981814
Richmond770911855
Monroe698961117
Orange48988847
Rockland47345758
Onondaga39473680
Dutchess29847447
Albany25027358
Oneida22813518
Niagara20243375
Broome18789367
Saratoga15729168
Ulster14111258
Schenectady13361206
Rensselaer11422145
Putnam1073793
Chautauqua9008146
Chemung7840137
Oswego770493
Ontario750893
Steuben7013147
Sullivan676976
St. Lawrence675097
Cayuga642092
Jefferson625568
Wayne584873
Cattaraugus578193
Genesee5456124
Herkimer5255110
Clinton487833
Madison460689
Livingston455760
Fulton446193
Tompkins444152
Montgomery4291128
Columbia4130104
Cortland396864
Tioga387163
Warren376162
Wyoming362253
Allegany357987
Chenango355377
Otsego349747
Greene346879
Washington320355
Orleans314383
Lewis283736
Franklin257512
Delaware243139
Seneca203357
Schoharie173319
Essex162926
Yates118226
Schuyler109014
Hamilton3182
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