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Kirk Tupaj

Kirk Tupaj is a Multimedia Journalist for NEWSChannel 2 and has been with WKTV since July 1985.

Title: Multimedia Journalist

Kirk Tupaj is a Multimedia Journalist for NEWSChannel 2 and has been with WKTV since July 1985.

Kirk spent the first 29 years as a Photojournalist covering news, weather, sports, and occasionally worked shooting commercials.

Recent Posts by Kirk Tupaj

Cooperstown prepares for Hall of Fame Weekend

One of the world’s most famous athletes will be making his way to Cooperstown this summer, and the locals are already preparing.

A call for action on bail reform laws

Law enforcement, district attorneys, and political representatives are pushing for changes to the bail reform laws.

Legislation proposed to reform bail reform

Steps are now underway to try and fix some of the problems surrounding the bail reform laws.

Proposed ban on polystyrene in NY

The Governor is proposing a ban on certain polystyrene, or Styrofoam products, and it’s going to have an impact on local businesses.

It’s ‘business’ as usual in Boonville

The fire in Boonville that brought five buildings to the ground is out, but the impact it’s going to have on the community is just beginning.

Mohawk Valley Nine discuss flooding response

A bipartisan coalition of State representatives known as the Mohawk Valley Nine are working to find answers to the problems around local flooding issues.

Progress being made on a New Water Line in Herkimer County

The Herkimer County Industrial Development Agency is moving forward with a new water transmission line that would service thousands in Herkimer County.

Opioid Task Force Summit restructures operations

The Oneida County Opioid Task Force is taking new steps at combating opioid addictions.

There may be snow on the ground, but snowmobile season is not here quite yet

It’s almost time to hit the trails on your Snowmobile…Almost

The Importance of Small Business Saturday

If you didn’t happen to get all of your holiday shopping done, you might want to consider getting out of the house and visiting your smaller shops during Small Business Saturday.

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