Dutchess County Newswire

Dutchess County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Dutchess County, NY.

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    20 hrs ago | MyFoxNY

    ... are reporting a spike in the number of counties considered Lyme Disease hotspots. Now, two dozen villages in Dutchess County are on the front lines in the fight against the disease. The Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies is launching The Tick ...

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  2. Cuomo's Statewide Popularity Plummets: How Do You Rate Him?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Scarsdale Daily Voice

    ... percent prefer 'someone else,' down from 53-36 percent in May. Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino and Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro are considering running against the Democratic governor. Only 43 percent of New Yorkers say they ...

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  3. Second case of tick-borne illness Powassan confirmed in Saratoga CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WTEN-TV Albany

    ... cases of Powassan in New York is 24, including two confirmed cases in 2016. The two cases from 2016 were in Dutchess County and Westchester.

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  4. The Dutchess Awaits YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 17 | Psychology Today

    This is all about New York and you. You certainly know the urban excitement of New York City, but you may not know that two hours away by car, you'll be intoxicated by the embrace of the Dutchess-namely, Dutchess County.

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  5. 1 man killed, 2 hurt in 2-vehicle crash in Dutchess CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | Times Herald-Record

    ... a 26-year-old Westchester County man has been killed in a two-vehicle crash on an upstate New York road. The Dutchess County Sheriff's Office says Jonathan Steere, of Yorktown Heights, was driving south on a road in the town of LaGrange around 11 ...

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  6. Yorktown Heights Man, 26, Killed In Two-Car LaGrange CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | The Lewisboro Daily Voice

    An investigation is under way after a two-car crash claimed the life of a Yorktown Heights man in the Town of LaGrange in Dutchess County at approximately 11 p.m. on Wednesday. Sheriff's deputies responded to Noxon Road near Firemen's Way for a report of a serious crash, and upon arrival observed a two-car crash with three people injured, according to captain John A. Watterson of the Dutchess County Sheriff's Office.

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  7. Horror stories from the blackout that turned Brooklyn into a battlegroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | New York Post

    The city had been trapped in an insufferable heat wave for days, leaving residents of the poverty-stricken Brooklyn neighborhood already near their breaking point. At 8:37 p.m. on July 13, the sky cracked as a vicious thunderstorm swept across Westchester and Dutchess counties.

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  8. State Police announce that Major Robert C. Gregory will serve as the 34th Troop Commander of Troop KRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | New Rochelle Talk

    New York State Police Superintendent George P. Beach II has appointed Major Robert C. Gregory as the 34th Troop Commander of Troop K. Major Gregory began his career with the State Police when he entered the New York State Police Academy on October 1, 1990. Major Gregory served in Troop K upon his graduation from the basic school and transferred to Troop T six years later.

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  9. Eighth Democrat plans challenge to John Faso in NY-19Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Albany Times Union

    ... to take on Faso has steadily grown for months. In addition to Clegg, the field includes Antonio Delgado of Dutchess County, Brian Flynn of Greene County, Steven Brisee, Gareth Rhodes , Sue Sullivan and Jeffrey Beals , all from Ulster County, and Pat ...

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  10. Tick towns: Researchers fight Lyme in tick-plagued neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | KWWL-TV Waterloo

    With a bumper crop of blacklegged ticks possible this season, researchers in a Lyme disease-plagued part of New York's Hudson Valley are tackling tick problems across entire neighborhoods with fungal sprays and bait boxes. The $8.8 million, five-year project aims to find out if treating 24 neighborhoods in Dutchess County for ticks, also known as deer ticks, can significantly reduce cases of Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses.

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  11. 3 hurt in Highland housea s deck collapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Times Herald-Record

    ... afternoon, no one answered the door at the home. Half of the deck, which faces the Hudson River and Dutchess County, tilted in toward the basement floor of the five-bedroom, 4.5-bathroom home. Those who frequent the Walkway Over the Hudson likely ...

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  12. Tick towns: Researchers target neighborhoods in Lyme effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | SFGate

    ... sprays and bait boxes. The $8.8 million, five-year project aims to find out if treating 24 neighborhoods in Dutchess County for ticks, also known as deer ticks, can significantly reduce cases of Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses. "We want ...

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  13. Sex offenders banned from driving for Uber, LyftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... the personal vehicle of a registered sex offender is incomprehensible," said Sen. Sue Serino, R-Hyde Park, Dutchess County, in a statement. The ride-hailing law set up a statewide regulatory system for companies like Uber and Lyft, which allow ...

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  14. Westchester Mourns NYPD Officer's Fatal ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | The Scarsdale Daily Voice

    ... of NYPD PO Miosotis Familia. PO Familia was shot and killed in the line of duty. May she rest in peace" Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro wrote on Facebook, "May God bless NYPD Officer Miosotis Familia - a mother of twins & 12 year veteran of ...

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  15. Tick Towns: Researchers Fight Lyme in Tick-Plagued NeighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | MSNBC

    With a bumper crop of blacklegged ticks possible this season, researchers in a Lyme disease-plagued part of New York's Hudson Valley are tackling tick problems across entire neighborhoods with fungal sprays and bait boxes. The $8.8 million, five-year project aims to find out if treating 24 neighborhoods in Dutchess County for ticks, also known as deer ticks, can significantly reduce cases of Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses.

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  16. Tick fighters target neighborhoods to fight LymeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | CBS News

    The $8.8 million, five-year project aims to find out if treating 24 neighborhoods in Dutchess County for ticks, also known as deer ticks, can significantly reduce cases of Lyme disease and "We want to do a better job and actually remove the threat from the neighborhoods, from the places where people are actually exposed to infected ticks," said Richard Ostfeld, a disease ecologist with the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies in Millbrook, about 70 miles north of New York City. Diseases carried by ticks are on the rise and some scientists predict this summer could be the worst tick season in years.

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  17. Photos: Ticks, mosquitoes, and mites: Surviving bite seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 3 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    With a bumper crop of blacklegged ticks possible this season, researchers in a Lyme disease-plagued part of New York's Hudson Valley are tackling tick problems across entire neighborhoods with fungal sprays and bait boxes. The $8.8 million, five-year project aims to find out if treating 24 neighborhoods in Dutchess County for ticks, also known as deer ticks, can significantly reduce cases of Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses.

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  18. Researchers target Dutchess County neighborhoods in Lyme effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Times Herald-Record

    ... sprays and bait boxes. The $8.8 million, five-year project aims to find out if treating 24 neighborhoods in Dutchess County for ticks, also known as deer ticks, can significantly reduce cases of Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses. "We want ...

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  19. Community Rallies Around Family Of Westchester Man Stabbed On TaconicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 3 | The Pleasantville Daily Voice

    A GoFundMe Page has been launched for the family of Daniel Siino, a 28-year-old Hartsdale resident who was fatally stabbed on May 27 on the Taconic Parkway during a road rage incident. Christian Walczyk, a 21-year-old Dutchess County resident, has been charged with manslaughter after police say he stabbed Siino in the chest on the Taconic State Parkway in Mount Pleasant.

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  20. Upstate NY teen injured lighting hand on fire trying to copy online stuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | The Post-Standard

    A Dutchess County boy was burned and his home caught fire when he put rubbing alcohol on himself and lit it while mimicking a stunt he had seen online, the New York State Police said. Around 4:30 p.m. Thursday troopers were called to a fire on South Center Street in the village of Millerton, 50 miles south of Albany, on the Connecticut border.

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