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Counties in the News, December 10. 2018

Monday's news from counties across the state.

NYSAC
Raising the Age of Criminal Responsibility
 
NATION

County officials talk curbing youth violence at 2018 LUCC Symposium
Older Americans Are Flocking to Medical Marijuana
'This isn't just numbers – but lives': Half of Americans have family members who've been incarcerated
 
STATEWIDE

Advocates Push For Early Voting In NY
New York State Lawmakers on Track to Be Highest-Paid in the Country
State PD: 15K tickets, 215 DWI over Thanksgiving
Amazon Deal: Experts say outlook for New York shows benefits, but not costs
 
NEW YORK CITY

Addressing the Harms of Prohibition: What NYC Can do to Support an Equitable Cannabis Industry
How the Cashless Economy Shuts Out the Poor
 
LONG ISLAND       

Curran Signs Local Law Extending Renewal Application Deadline for Senior Exemptions
           
HUDSON VALLEY

Dutchess joins handful of NY counties banning plastic bags
Rockland: 150 residents from 43 countries become citizens
Dutchess lawmakers OK $502M county budget after lengthy debate about jail
Sullivan tourism boom continues

CAPITAL

Albany County Legislature adopts law to protect animals left in dangerously hot, cold vehicles
Albany County receives millions for immigrant detainees
Tax exemption for new buildings saves Twin County farmers $14M
 
NORTH COUNTRY

County fees for handling unattended deaths expected to rise
Franklin County winter season marketing reviewed by county legislature
Jefferson County committee approves new law on solar farm taxes
Narcan training: less than an hour to learn life-saving skills (VIDEO)

MOHAWK VALLEY

Oneida Healthcare receives $250,000 for new cancer center
Companies commit to creating drone-related jobs

SOUTHERN TIER

Solar farms in Spencer to provide energy for 1700 homes
Tioga County honors Pearl Harbor survivors
Area Airbnb use on the rise

CENTRAL NEW YORK

SUNY Cortland joins 21-campus renewable-energy coalition
State awards Cayuga County Soil and Water more than $300,000 for water quality projects
In Skaneateles, McMahon designates wood frog as Onondaga County's official amphibian
 
FINGER LAKES

Monroe Co. Sheriff's Office partners with Marines, U of R for campaigns
Monroe County drops wait list for early intervention programs
 
WESTERN NEW YORK

Erie Co. lawmakers include opioids in 'social host' law
Airbnb takes root in Allegany County
U.S. Postal Service expanding hours and jobs ahead of the holiday season

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