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Top Stories, March 29, 2024

Popular Annual Local Event To Take Place Once Again 

If it is not the biggest event in this part of Steuben County, it comes very, very close.  Smoke On The Water.  There have been some questions posed to the Hammondpsort Fire Department on social media regarding Smoke on The Water, and the Hammondsport Fire Dept. says that Smoke On The Water this year will be August 24th

Contract  Deal Worked Out For Prison Guards State Union

Governor Kathy Hochul says a two year agreement’s been ratified between the state government, and the state law enforcement union NYSCOPBA.  That union is for, among others, prison guards.  The agreement calls for raises, bonuses and 12 weeks of paid parental leave.  The governor also says, veterans and gold star parents and spouses and children can get a lifetime pass into state parks.   


Flags To Be At Half-Staff - Sunup To Sundown - Saturday

Governor Kathy Hochul wants flags at half staff from tomorrow morning until tomorrow night in honor of slain New York City Police Officer Jonathan Diller.  The officer was shot in the line of duty on Monday during a traffic stop in Queens.


O'Mara: So What Is The $8 Billion Dollars For Anyways?

Republican State Senator Tom O’Mara says the deal worked out to delay the vote on the budget from April 1 to April 4, includes a provision to set aside $8 billion dollars for something – but he says - he does not know what that something is.  "There is eight billion dollars in padding, in debt, and we don't have any idea what it's for," O"Mara said last night on the State Senate floor.  

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