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IBEW Journeyworkers Across NYS Receive Training

WDI has provided two grants to support training for International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) journeyworkers across the state in two different topics.  The first grant supports a Photovoltaic Systems “Train the Trainer” program to address a shortage of trained photovoltaic (solar panel) instructors across the state.   191 more words

Western New York

Casino locations to be announced by Gaming Commission on Wednesday

ALBANY, N.Y. – The State Gaming Commission will recommend where four Las Vegas-style casinos should go on Wednesday after more than a year of waiting. 292 more words

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Opening weekend for ski resorts near the Capital Region

QUEENSBURY N.Y. –It is opening weekend for ski resorts near the Capital Region this weekend.

Resorts near the Capital Region have the potential to have a great opening weekend, especially after all of the snow that has fallen in the past couple of days. 79 more words

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$60M awarded to Capital Region for economic development

ALBANY, N.Y. – Various regions of New York were awarded funds for regional projects on Thursday.

Part of the Governor’s strategy to jumpstart the economy and create jobs, Regional Councils were established in 2011 to transform the state’s approach to economic development from a top-down model to one that is community-based and performance-driven. 143 more words

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National Grid crews work to restore power to Capital Region customers

ALBANY, N.Y. – National Grid says it has more than 600 personnel working to restore service to many who lost power this week.

The company says that as power was nearly restored to those who lost it during Tuesday’s snow storm, additional rounds of heavy, wet snow continued to bring down trees, branches and wires in the following two days resulting in additional customer outages. 89 more words

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Capital Region road conditions

NISKAYUNA N.Y. –Capital Region roadways are looking fair Thursday morning after a couple of days of snow.

Most roads are clear but very wet, though some are still covered with snow and slush. 52 more words

National

Road conditions in the Capital Region

NISKAYUNA N.Y. –After a couple of days of snow in the Capital Region roadways are looking fair Thursday morning.

Most roads are clear but very wet, though some are still covered with snow and slush. 54 more words

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