Amtrak suspending some services nationwide, including the Capital Region

RENSSELAER, N.Y. (NEWS10) — All aboard, or, maybe not. Amtrak is cutting back on some services nationwide, including two that serve New York State and the Capital Region. Frequent Amtrak travelers, check the timetable before your next trip, because starting Monday, some Empire Service and Lake Shore Limited trains will no longer be running, according to … Read more

Warren County COVID update, January 10

QUEENSBURY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Warren County has reported 159 new COVID-19 cases and 195 recoveries since Sunday. There are currently 1,379 active cases in the county. (Warren County Health Services) Twelve residents are hospitalized as of Monday. One is critically ill and the rest have a moderate illness. The county said the one critically ill … Read more

Gov. Hochul on COVID: ‘We are not in a good place’

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — Gov. Kathy Hochul hosted a COVID-19 briefing Monday morning from SUNY Brockport’s Rochester Educational Opportunity Center facility downtown where she updated New Yorkers on the new pandemic metrics, the state’s approach to new CDC guidance for quarantine length, and more. COVID in NY “We are not in a good place,” Gov. … Read more

SUNY, CUNY to require booster shots for students; faculty must be vaccinated

(WETM) – Students returning to SUNY or CUNY campuses in the spring semester will be required to receive a COVID-19 booster shot by January 15, 2022. New York Governor Kathy Hochul announced the decision during her New Years’ Eve. COVID-19 briefing. Faculty at SUNY and CUNY schools must also be fully vaccinated according to the … Read more

Warren County COVID update, December 19

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Warren County Health Services has reported 42 new COVID-19 cases and 61 recoveries since Sunday. The county is currently monitoring 442 active cases. (Warren County Health Services) Twelve residents are hospitalized, all with a moderate illness. The county said nine of those who are hospitalized are unvaccinated. Warren County COVID … Read more

Warren County COVID update, December 17

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Warren County Health Services has reported 66 new COVID-19 cases and 69 recoveries since Thursday. The county is currently monitoring 450 active cases. Warren County reports death of teen in Dec. 16 COVID update (Warren County Health Services) Thirteen residents are hospitalized, all with a moderate illness. The county said … Read more

Legal Aid Society Northeastern New York receives $2.4 million HUD grant

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — In exactly one month, New York State’s Eviction Moratorium is slated to end. The moratorium halted evictions if renters filed paperwork stating the pandemic affected their ability to pay their rent. On Wednesday, the Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York was awarded a $2.4 million grant which will go towards … Read more

Warren County COVID update, December 14

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Warren County has reported 65 new COVID-19 cases and 58 recoveries since Monday. Seventeen residents are currently hospitalized with the virus. (Warren County Health Services) COVID cases four times higher than this time last year in Warren County update Health officials said 13 of the 17 who are hospitalized are … Read more

Washington County COVID update, December 11

WASHINGTON COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Washington County has released their COVID-19 update with data from Friday, December 10. The county reports 66 new positive COVID cases and 76 recoveries since Thursday. 1 death and 124 new cases in Washington County’s COVID update, December 9 Current Washington County statistics (+/- change since last report): Persons Under … Read more

Warren County COVID update, December 9

WARREN COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Warren County has reported 56 new COVID-19 cases and 55 recoveries since Wednesday. Twenty residents are currently hospitalized with the virus. Warren County COVID update for Dec. 8 (Warren County Health Services) Health officials said 14 of the 20 who are hospitalized are unvaccinated. All of the critically ill are … Read more