Jack Arpey has spent his life hopscotching around the great State of New York. Jack is thrilled to join Spectrum News 1 and bring his passion for storytelling to Syracuse.

Raised in Saratoga Springs, Jack graduated from Ithaca College before working for two years as a reporter in Binghamton with a focus on Tioga County.

Jack is especially proud to have covered the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, specifically focusing on issues impacting New York’s rural communities, including the impact of broadband internet access on obtaining vaccines.

When not at work, Jack enjoys exploring all that Central New York has to offer. His latest project is a mission to kayak and photograph all 11 Finger Lakes.