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SUNY schools will require students to test negative for COVID-19 before being allowed to go home for Thanksgiving

SUNY leaders: Students must test negative for COVID-19 before heading home for Thanksgiving break

SUNY campuses across New York are taking an unusual and far-reaching step to address the spread of the Novel Coronavirus ...
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Costco starts selling COVID saliva test, but it comes with hefty price tag and concerns

Costco starts selling COVID saliva test, but it comes with hefty price tag and concerns

Costco is a place where members shop for items in bulk. Now though, the company is selling a COVID-19 test ...
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/ Coronavirus, Health, News
Officials: Strict enforcement of COVID-19 guidelines will continue in Seneca County

Officials: Strict enforcement of COVID-19 guidelines will continue in Seneca County

Officials say they will continue strict enforcement of COVID-19 regulations in Seneca County, but hope to remain business friendly in ...
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Cuomo: Rise in statewide COVID cases because of national spike

Cuomo: Rise in statewide COVID cases because of national spike

Governor Andrew Cuomo is pointing blame at the rest of the U.S. as New York’s infection rate grows. The state’s ...
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/ Coronavirus, Health, New York State, News
Monica’s Pies hopes to reopen this week after employee tests positive for COVID

Monica’s Pies hopes to reopen this week after employee tests positive for COVID

Last week a worker at Monica’s Pies tested positive for the Coronavirus. Owner Monica Schenk was hopeful that she’d be ...
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How many

COVID TRACKER: How many cases are being reported in every county?

The Coronavirus Pandemic has continued to play a major role in the way people are living their day-to-day lives. Here ...
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Dundee has positive COVID case at elementary school, but in-person learning continues forward

Dundee has positive COVID case at elementary school, but in-person learning continues forward

A letter to parents in the Dundee Central School District indicates that one person tested positive for the Coronavirus. It ...
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/ Coronavirus, Dundee, Education, News, Yates County
Waterloo closes middle school on Monday, hopes to reopen on Tuesday

Waterloo closes middle school on Monday, hopes to reopen on Tuesday

An email sent to families in the Waterloo Central School District indicates that students at the middle school went remote ...
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COVID cluster of 61 cases identified at DeMay Living Center in Newark

COVID cluster of 61 cases identified at DeMay Living Center in Newark

Officials in Wayne County say a COVID cluster has been identified at the DeMay Living Center, which is located in ...
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/ Coronavirus, Health, Newark, News, Wayne County

Keuka will continue remote learning through fall semester keeping campus ‘mostly closed’

Keuka College will continue distance learning through the end of the semester. “As much as we hoped to welcome our ...
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19 more COVID-19 cases confirmed in Steuben County, bringing active caseload up to 304

19 more COVID-19 cases confirmed in Steuben County, bringing active caseload up to 304

The Steuben County Health Department reported 19 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday. It brings the total number of cases ...
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/ Coronavirus, Health, News, Steuben County
Ithaca HS staying remote through Nov. 6 after ‘significant’ exposure among staff, students

Ithaca HS staying remote through Nov. 6 after ‘significant’ exposure among staff, students

Late this week officials in the Ithaca school district announced that high school students would continue remote learning until November ...
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