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Counties in the News, February 12, 2019

Tuesday's news from counties across the state.
NYSAC
NYSAC testified to provide the county perspective to the New York Senate and Assembly Joint Legislative Budget Committee

 
Watch the Testimony (starts at 6:22:22)

 
Read the Testimony


NATION

NACo: County Countdown, 60 second video update

 
Amazon's Curse of an Exploding Job Market: Seattle

 
Tobacco use by teens soars, erasing past progress, CDC says

 
Vaccine Storage Compromises Effectiveness
 
STATEWIDE

Cuomo to meet with Trump to seek end of cap on SALT deductibility

 
Senate to hold anti-sexual harassment hearings Wednesday

 
“Know the Facts” campaign will address facts and myths related to addiction

 
Cuomo reconsidering proposed aid cut to NY towns, villages

 
NEW YORK CITY

NYC Mayor Defends Amazon Deal at State Budget Hearing
 
LONG ISLAND       

Suffolk County starts 'online Costco' for shared services
           
HUDSON VALLEY

Adele Reiter becomes acting Ulster County executive

 
Arborist certification training offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Dutchess County

 
Ulster County Transportation Council opens public comment period on program, amendment

 
The Amazon Effect: Westchester


CAPITAL

Capital Region's first 'Opioid Intervention Court' established

 
Albany elections office headed to former DMV site in South End
 
NORTH COUNTRY

Franklin County preparing new election schedule, including 10 days of early voting

 
Clinton County legislator to resign, lawmakers to set special election

 
New York State buys island on Lake Ontario where War of 1812 battle was fought

 
As Adirondack rescues rise, rangers to talk to hikers


MOHAWK VALLEY

Panel Discussion Promotes Economic Growth In The Mohawk Valley

 
EMS providers step up after the largest ambulance service in Fulton County closes


SOUTHERN TIER

New committee to explore cost-saving ideas between Chemung County and Elmira

 
Peter Finnerty confirmed as Chemung County Public Defender
 
CENTRAL NEW YORK

Alcohol and Drug Council finds location for county's first detox facility

 
County Executive Ryan McMahon & Galaxy Media Raise $11,500 for Local Charities with Lights on the Lake Program
 
FINGER LAKES

Monroe County deputies warn of check-cashing scam

 
Ontario County volunteer firefighters fight for law change for emergency medical calls

 
NY lawmakers invite Amazon to consider second headquarters near Rochester, Syracuse
 
WESTERN NEW YORK

Code Blue: how you can help the homeless in Western New York

 
Schumer warns local breweries could lose money due to government shutdown

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