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

Film Commission welcomes the entertainment industry to Otsego County

A newly formed film commission hopes to bring business from the film industry to Otsego County.

Businesses working to keep up with demand

After months of company shutdowns across the world, the supply for some products is still delayed.

School districts provide free meals for students

The Utica School District is providing free lunch for pickup throughout the district, but the experience is a whole lot different at Rome Catholic.

Evaluating your virtual risk when using the internet

There are many school districts now working remotely, and all that online work comes with the risk of cyberattacks.

Miles for Hope in 2020

The Ride for Missing and Exploited Children isn’t happening the way it normally does. This year participants are raising money in a new way.

Oriskany students return to in-class learning

Students in the Oriskany School District are back to learning, but on a hybrid schedule.

What’s the plan for Rome City School District?

The Rome Superintendent of Schools will start the school year virtually, but is planning on changing the way school is taught in a few weeks.

A virtual start to the year in New Hartford Central School District

It’s the first day back for students in the New Hartford School District, but the learning is all being done through screen time.

Ensuring every vote counts -- once

With more and more people registering to vote absentee, there seems to be a growing concern over the way votes will be counted this year.

Local farms prepare after state releases guidelines for fall activities

Gov. Andrew Cuomo released state guidelines for agrotourism, but some local farmers don’t believe it will have much of an impact on their business.

New York Coronavirus Cases

County data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 451892

Reported Deaths: 33090
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Queens718817244
Kings675107319
Bronx527104943
Nassau463882201
Suffolk462082011
Westchester379031454
New York331873173
Richmond157991085
Rockland14954675
Orange11851498
Erie11112689
Monroe5940289
Dutchess5089153
Onondaga4270205
Albany3043134
Oneida2387123
Ulster224495
Niagara1741101
Putnam158763
Sullivan157648
Broome148069
Schenectady138848
Saratoga101417
Rensselaer90242
Columbia58537
Chautauqua5519
Madison48917
Oswego4683
Ontario46635
Tompkins4050
Steuben36642
Warren36633
Chemung3613
Otsego3335
Fulton33224
Herkimer32710
Orleans32554
Greene32118
St. Lawrence3204
Genesee3175
Wayne3125
Washington28914
Cattaraugus2586
Chenango2487
Montgomery2304
Tioga22525
Cayuga2042
Livingston2028
Cortland1640
Jefferson1640
Essex1610
Clinton1565
Delaware1324
Wyoming1325
Seneca1053
Allegany991
Schoharie830
Franklin650
Yates627
Lewis500
Schuyler400
Hamilton150
Unassigned016
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