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Counties in the News, December 28, 2018

Friday's news for counties across the state.

NYSAC
Viewpoint: The key to the recycling crisis is in your blue bin
 
NATION

Safely Evacuating The Elderly In Any Emergency Takes Planning And Practice
Telemedicine improves healthcare through innovative service delivery
To Reduce Fatal Pregnancies, Some States Look to Doulas

STATEWIDE

New laws for NY in 2019: Wage hikes, diaper changing, body scans
Governor Cuomo Announces Record $35 Million Awarded to Farmland Protection Projects Across New York State
New York drivers may soon be able to report potholes online
Ad campaign reminds New Yorkers of minimum wage boost
New York's Byrne Dairy launches first phase of $125m plan
State: $188M in loans provided to small businesses in 2018
 
NEW YORK CITY

Crossing Guards for Grown-Ups? Yes, Traffic Is That Bad

LONG ISLAND       

Long Island's jobless rate falls to 3%
Nearly 23 Tons of Bottles and Paper Products Recycled Through Suffolk Shared Services Program
           
HUDSON VALLEY

Orange County urges state action on fentanyl ‘analogues'
County Exec. Shops in Katonah, Stresses Importance of Small Business
Rockland County Health Department PSA – Quit Smoking Tips
 
CAPITAL

Capital Region jobless rate hovers near two-decade low
Lethal 'Grey Death' drug appears in Capital Region
It's Official: DMV To Leave Albany's South End For Central Avenue
 
NORTH COUNTRY

St. Lawrence lawmakers blast proposed social media check for pistol permits
St. Regis Mohawk Tribe latest to sue drug manufacturers over opioid crisis
 
MOHAWK VALLEY

Post-Holiday Exhibition On Display At The Oneida County History Center
 
SOUTHERN TIER

New farm bill could herald hemp resurgence in Southern Tier, Schumer says
Local clubs receive state funds, ready for riding season
 
CENTRAL NEW YORK

CNY to get $675,000 for trail maintenance ahead of free snowmobiling weekend
Christmas trees and wreaths can be recycled
Start 2019 with a New York state park hike
 
FINGER LAKES

Four N.Y. Communities Band Together For ‘Cleaner Energy Future'
 
WESTERN NEW YORK

Allegany County historian to host free presentation
State awards nearly $1 million for two farmland protection projects in WNY
Editorial: Municipalities putting zombie home law to good use

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