Stories from Ukraine: Sister Cities Connection - Corning & Lviv

Stories from Ukraine: Sister Cities Connection - Corning & Lviv

Ukraine is thousands of miles away from the United States, but one Ukrainian city is much closer to the hearts and minds of people in the Southern Tier.
The city of Corning, New York is the sister city to Lviv, Ukraine - a partnership that began in 1987.

November 22nd, 12:41 PM EST by Nick Quattrini
Stories from Ukraine: Long Waits at Border Crossing

Stories from Ukraine: Long Waits at Border Crossing

WARSAW, POLAND (WENY) -- As winter begins to set in and the temperatures drop, more people in Ukraine are fleeing the country as Russian missile strikes threaten critical infrastructure, such as heat and electricity services across the country. When they

November 20th, 11:10 PM EST by Nick Quattrini
Stories from Ukraine: Volunteers Prep Food for Soldiers

Stories from Ukraine: Volunteers Prep Food for Soldiers

LVIV, UKRAINE- Our coverage of Stories from Ukraine continues. Our crew came across a group of people from all over the world volunteering in Ukraine. Their mission? To provide food for the soldiers fighting at the front. Pulling out bags and bags of food

November 20th, 7:02 PM EST by Rachel Knapp
Stories from Ukraine: PA Company Preps to Help Rebuild Ukraine

Stories from Ukraine: PA Company Preps to Help Rebuild Ukraine

KRAKOW, POLAND- Our coverage of Stories from Ukraine continues. Many people have wondered when will this war come to an end. For one local Erie, Pennsylvania company, they’re prepping for how they can help Ukraine when that day comes. In the old nor

November 19th, 2:39 PM EST by Rachel Knapp
Stories from Ukraine: Discussing Safety, Missile Threat in Lviv

Stories from Ukraine: Discussing Safety, Missile Threat in Lviv

LVIV, UKRAINE (WENY) -- A team from WENY News, including Nick Quattrini and Rachel Knapp, are reporting on the continuing war in Ukraine.

November 18th, 10:07 PM EST by Renata Stiehl & Nick Quattrini
Stories from Ukraine: Power Outages Pose Threat to Ukrainians

Stories from Ukraine: Power Outages Pose Threat to Ukrainians

LVIV, UKRAINE - Our coverage of Stories from Ukraine continues. Our crew spent another day in Ukraine's western city of Lviv. While they were there, they noticed people and businesses are dealing with power outages. As we made our way through Lviv’s

November 18th, 6:53 PM EST by Rachel Knapp
Stories from Ukraine: Lviv Locals Share What Life is Like in Ukraine

Stories from Ukraine: Lviv Locals Share What Life is Like in Ukraine

Other than just a checkpoint or two along the way, driving through the western Ukrainian city of Lviv looked just like a normal day.

November 17th, 7:57 PM EST by Rachel Knapp & Nick Quattrini
Stories from Ukraine: The Ukraine-Poland Border Crossing

Stories from Ukraine: The Ukraine-Poland Border Crossing

MEDYKA, POLAND - Our coverage of Stories from Ukraine continues. Our crew visited the Poland-Ukraine border following the recent missile strike in Ukraine. It is a cold and rainy day en route to the Ukraine border crossing in Medyka, Poland. When we got t

November 16th, 5:36 PM EST by Rachel Knapp
Stories from Ukraine: Building a Life in a Foreign Land

Stories from Ukraine: Building a Life in a Foreign Land

HASTINGS, ENGLAND - Our coverage of Stories from Ukraine continues. We sent our crew back to Europe to cover the crisis. They are currently in England where many refugees they met earlier in Poland, have temporarily resettled. They share how these refugee

November 13th, 9:22 AM EST by Rachel Knapp
Stories from Ukraine: Refugees Settle Down in England

Stories from Ukraine: Refugees Settle Down in England

HASTINGS, ENGLAND - It’s been nearly nine months since Russia invaded Ukraine. Soon after the war, we sent our crew to Poland to cover the refugee crisis. We have sent our crew back to Europe to continue reporting on the war. Our team traveled to Ha

November 12th, 6:45 PM EST by Rachel Knapp