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Weekend Getaway To New York’s Hudson Valley

Cold Springs, NY is the inspiration for the town of Verily in Jennifer Probst’s, “Searching for” series. Here is a weekend guide to Cold Springs written by Probst herself.

04/29/2014

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Brutal Winter Has Made For Disaster For Upstate Winemakers

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has declared a disaster in 19 upstate New York counties where the severe winter has caused severe damage to vineyards.

03/28/2014

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Blizzard In Buffalo, Other Upstate Areas Prompts State Of Emergency

While the Tri-State Area was preparing extreme cold with lows in the single digits Monday night, but some upstate New York areas were poised for a dangerous blizzard on top of it.

01/06/2014

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Authorities Search For Missing Mentally Disabled 10-Year-Old

The boy was playing on the grass near his home and wandered away from his yard, state police, as well as firefighters and local EMS have joined the search, CBS 2 reported.

07/28/2013

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Up In The Air: 6 Great, Local Airborne Adventures

Airborne adventures aren’t for the faint of heart, of course, but there’s something special about being able to see the world from the vantage point of a bird. Read on for places that will take you up, up, up in New York City and beyond.

05/03/2013

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Surge In Business For Upstate Firearms Establishments Since Gun Law Passed

Upstate gun shops, shooting ranges and county clerks’ offices have seen an upsurge in business, ever since state lawmakers rushed through Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s sweeping set of gun laws.

03/10/2013

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Queens Men Safe After Getting Lost Climbing Mountain Near Lake Placid

Two Queens men were safe Saturday afternoon, after they got lost trying to climb a mountain upstate near Lake Placid.

CBS New York–10/13/2012

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Students That Bullied Upstate Bus Monitor Karen Klein Suspended For 1 Year

The middle school students who tormented a bus aide in Upstate New York have been suspended from school for one year.

06/29/2012

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150 People Fall Ill With Food Poisoning After Party At Buddhist Monastery

At least 150 people who attended a Mother’s Day garden party at an upstate New York Buddhist monastery have fallen ill with food poisoning.

05/13/2012

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2 Upstate NY College Students Face Assault Charges

Two college students in upstate New York are facing felony assault charges after prosecutors say they broke a man’s nose and eye socket during a fight.

04/09/2011

1,900 Lose Power In NY After Driver Hits Pole

Authorities in upstate New York say a drunken driver hit a utility pole and shut off power for 1,900 people. The accident Saturday in Mohawk also halted train service.

01/30/2011