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South African virus variant found in NY resident, Cuomo says

NEW YORK (AP & WXXI News) The first case of the South African coronavirus variant has been discovered in a New York state resident, Gov. Andrew...
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Sun, 02/21/2021 - 12:08pm
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NY to receive another boost in vaccine doses, Cuomo says

About one in every 10 New Yorkers has now received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, and the federal government is expected to boost the state’s...
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Tue, 02/09/2021 - 10:14am
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Environmental advocates say state should keep promise to fund climate change initiatives

Environmental advocates say money in the state budget meant for environmental initiatives needs to stay intact. Environmental Advocates New York is...
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Wed, 01/27/2021 - 12:34pm
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Connections: Monroe County Legislator Rachel Barnhart on the State of the State

Monroe County Legislator Rachel Barnhart listened to Governor Andrew Cuomo's State of the State on Monday. During the briefing, he addressed access to...
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Mon, 01/11/2021 - 10:03am
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Cuomo places new restrictions on WNY hot zones; NYC closes its schools as virus rate climbs

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has declared more regions as microcluster coronavirus hot zones as the rate of COVID-19 continues to climb in New York. The new...
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Thu, 11/19/2020 - 3:16am
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Citing Cuomo, Trump says vaccine won't be sent to NY

President Donald Trump said Friday that the federal government will delay delivery of a COVID-19 vaccine to New York state because of critical comments...
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Fri, 11/13/2020 - 1:03pm
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Monroe County among state’s latest COVID-19 ‘microclusters’

New York state officials have designated the city of Rochester and several Monroe County towns as a COVID-19 microcluster, a move that brings with it...
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 10:34am
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Cuomo predicts NY marijuana legalization in 2021 due to budget shortfall

Proponents of legalizing marijuana for adult use in New York were handed good news Thursday by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who said the state’s massive budget...
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Thu, 11/05/2020 - 7:55am
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COVID-19 outbreaks at NY prisons lead to renewed calls for clemency

The number of incarcerated individuals diagnosed with COVID-19 at a small state prison in Chemung County has grown from just four at the beginning of...
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Sat, 10/24/2020 - 2:12am
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Wonder Woman flees screens, now movie theaters are on their own

A murmur of excitement rolled through the area’s movie-going community, long in coronavirus limbo, when word came out early Saturday afternoon that Gov....
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Wed, 10/21/2020 - 8:34am
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