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State gets “F” in education
State gets “F” in education

Executive Director of the Alliance for Quality Education Billy Easton explains why the state is failing our students.

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New 40-mile snowmobile trail system approved for Adirondacks

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State officials say construction will start immediately.

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Climate plan shows U.S. ‘can change the world’

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The plan, which also mandates a shift to renewable energy from coal-fired electricity, is meant to put the U.S. in a strong position at international talks in Paris later this year on reaching a deal to curb global warming.

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Farm family welcomes Bills head coach with giant corn maze

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Coach Rex Ryan visited the farm on Monday.

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Albany holds special event marking President Grant’s death

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President Ulysses Grant died 130 years ago in an upstate New York cottage.

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Craft distilleries growing rapidly in New York

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Governor Andrew Cuomo says state reforms are saving distilleries thousands of dollars.