Brent Kearney

Brent was born and raised in Liverpool, New York and joined the NewsChannel 2 team in October of 2018.

Title: Multimedia Journalist

Brent Kearney is a Multimedia Journalist for WKTV.

Brent was born and raised in Liverpool, New York and joined the NewsChannel 2 team in October of 2018.

He received his bachelor’s degree in television-radio from the Roy. H Park School of Communications at Ithaca College in 2018. He also received his Associate’s Degree from Onondaga Community College in 2016.

While at Ithaca College, Brent anchored and reported for the school’s student run news program, NewsWatch. He interned for a documentary production company called Rugged Entertainment in Los Angeles, and also interned at NewsChannel 9 in Syracuse.

In his free time Brent enjoys spending time with his friends and family and being outdoors. He is also a huge racing and car fan.

If you have a story idea that you want to tell Brent about you can email him at

Recent Posts by Brent Kearney

Is DOT ready for the first true test of the season?

The area is expected to receive its first major snowstorm of the season Monday night, with several inches of snowfall in the forecast for some areas.

Whitesboro honors veteran with annual parade down Main Street

With Veteran's Day beginning tomorrow, communities from across the area are taking the time to honor those who serve and those who made the ultimate sacrifice.

National Guard to finish installing rock wall in Dolgeville

The National Guard was in Dolgeville for most of the week installing a rock wall along the East Canada Creek.

DEC on site in Waterville to assess flood damage

It was one week ago where NEWSChannel 2 spoke to De'Ann and Roger Frye of Waterville. They lost their entire back yard due to flooding.

Sen. Griffo kicks off annual Cell Phone for Soldiers Collection Drive

Senator Joe Griffo kicked off the annual Cell Phones for Soldiers Collection Drive. The drive encourages people to take their unused cell phones, and donate them at one of the drop-off locations.

Schuyler family of seven recounts being rescued from roof during flooding

A week after flooding devasted parts of Herkimer and Oneida Counties. A family of seven in Schuyler speaks to NEWSChannel 2 about the night flooding destroyed their home.

Herkimer County residents seeking help from the federal goverment

Resident in Herkimer county are searching for answers after this past weekend's flooding devastated parts of the area.

UPDATE: Oneida County flood victims to apply for relief funding beginning Nov. 4

Oneida County Executive Anthony Picente announcing that 1 million dollars of the county's general fund will go towards flood relief.

Trial begins for Rome mother accused in infant daughter's death

Day one of the Brooke Renzi trial began on Monday morning after the defense and prosecution selected a jury.

Halloween at the Schuyler Fire Department

Halloween was celebrated early in Schuyler over the weekend.

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