Read more about the article Valley Falls derailment sends two train cars into the river
Photo courtesy of Sidewinder Photography. The scene in Valley Falls Wednesday evening after a 94-car Norfolk Southern freight train derailed, sending two cars in the Hoosic River.

Valley Falls derailment sends two train cars into the river

Shortly before 9 p.m. Wednesday night, 10 cars on a 94-car Norfolk Southern owned train left the tracks in the Rensselaer County village of Valley Falls, with two of those…

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Read more about the article Cuts in education aid rile area lawmakers
Courtesy of NYS Senate Communications Office. State Sen. Dan Stec questions State Education Commissioner Dr. Betty Rosa at the joint legislative hearing on Elementary and Secondary Education.

Cuts in education aid rile area lawmakers

By Doug LaRocque Two weeks ago, Gov. Kathy Hochul released her 2024-25 fiscal year budget. One of the largest provisions of the spending plan each year is aid to education.…

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