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Steuben County: Voters will be asked to approve most dramatic change to county government in 40 years

Steuben County: Voters will be asked to approve most dramatic change to county government in 40 years
Voters in Steuben County will be asked during the General Election on November 8th to approve the most dramatic change in their county government in 40 years.  The change, approved by county Legislators in June ... more
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Hochul vs Zeldin: Who will win? New poll shows Republican slipping in key areas

Hochul vs Zeldin: Who will win? New poll shows Republican slipping in key areas
If you believe polling things don't look good for challenger Republican Rep. Lee Zeldin in his battle to be the next governor of New York. Incumbent Gov. Kathy Hochul held a 17-point lead over Zeldin ... more
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Zeldin takes aim at Medicaid, extensive tax cuts if elected governor

Zeldin takes aim at Medicaid, extensive tax cuts if elected governor
Congressman Lee Zeldin says cutting taxes is top-priority if elected in November. Less than 45 days away from Election Day, Rep. Zeldin is focusing on ways he could, in fact, cut taxes for New Yorkers ... more
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Census realities for Cayuga County: 11 district solution will go before voters in November

Cayuga County Legislature to consider competing redistricting plans
Every ten years, following the completion of the national census, counties are required to examine their legislative districts and determine if any changes are needed to comply with constitutional requirements. The Cayuga County Legislature with ... more
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Waterloo school board back to full strength: Christopher Felice fills vacancy left by Mull

Waterloo schools seeing more cases of COVID-19, but will continue with in-person learning model
The Waterloo school board says 42-year-old Christopher Felice will fill the vacancy left two months ago by Joshua Mull. The 1998 Waterloo graduate who resides on Fayette Street will bring the board back to full ... more
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Thompson selects Melinda Marquart as running mate in race for Seneca County Sheriff

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Seneca County Sheriff Candidate Tim Thompson has identified his running mate. If elected, Thompson said he would select Melinda Marquart, a lifelong Seneca County resident, as his undersheriff. Marquart is currently employed as an Investigator ... more
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Sempolinski sworn-in to Congress after winning special election to fill out rest of Reed’s term in 23rd

Sempolinski sworn-in to Congress after winning special election to fill out rest of Reed’s term in 23rd
New York's current 23rd District has new representation. Congressman Joe Sempolinski was sworn-in to the House of Representatives on Tuesday. He won a special election in August to fill the remainder of Rep. Tom Reed's ... more
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Kyle Brimm is new Ward 6 councilman in Geneva

Geneva City Council holds off on new HWS payment proposal
Geneva City Council has filled a vacancy. Republican Kyle Brimm was approved by a 5-3 vote. Councilors Jan Regan, Ken Camera, and Laura Salamendra voted against his appointment. Brimm is an employee of Paychex. He ... more
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Carl Paladino could challenge loss to Nick Langworthy in 23rd District primary in court: Why is he doing it?

Carl Paladino could challenge loss to Nick Langworthy in 23rd District primary in court: Why is he doing it?
Carl Paladino's congressional campaign is looking for 'irregularities' in the August 23rd Republican primary that ended with GOP State Chairman Nick Langworthy victorious. Last week, the defeated Paladino sent a Freedom of Information Law request ... more
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Zeldin attacker appears in court: Attorney says he should be in rehab, not jail

Zeldin attacker appears in court: Attorney says he should be in rehab, not jail
On Friday, David Jakubonis, the man accused of assaulting Congressman Lee Zeldin at a gubernatorial campaign stop in Perinton had a detention hearing. His attorney told the judge that at the time of the attack, ... more
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Yates County Legislature wants early voting staffing requirement overturned

Yates County Legislature wants early voting staffing requirement overturned
At its meeting this month, the Yates County Legislature passed a resolution calling on the state to repeal or amend some of its laws covering early voting. County officials say early voting staffing requirement puts ... more
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Sempolinski to take office on September 13 in 23rd District

Steuben Republican Chair Joe Sempolinski running for Congress in 23rd District
The 23rd Congressional District has new representation. Congressman-elect Joe Sempolinski will be sworn-in to office on September 13. It will take place at the US Capitol in Washington, D.C. Sempolinski defeated Max Della Pia in ... more
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Fratto: “I wanted to give the people a chance to elect someone who wasn’t part of the DC swamp”

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Mario Fratto, who was unsuccessful in his bid to become the Republican nominee for election in the 24th Congressional District, spoke out on Thursday for the first time since Tuesday's primary. "I want to start ... more
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Victor school board chooses Slavny, candidate for Ontario County Sheriff, to lead safety and security in district

Parents blast board in Victor as masking looks likely in schools this September
Ontario County sheriff's candidate Steven Slavny has a new job in the Victor school district. The retired New York State Police sergeant says it won't have any impact on his campaign for sheriff. The Democrat ... more
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PRIMARY RESULTS: Contested races across Congressional, State Senate districts

PRIMARY RESULTS: Contested races across Congressional, State Senate districts
Who won the hotly contested Congressional primaries and special elections? What about primaries for New York State Senate seats? After a long, and sometimes confusing journey through redistricting, we have answers. It was primary day ... more
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NY: Photocopied petition signatures dropped off at state GOP headquarters before being submitted to BOE

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Lee Zeldin's photocopied petition signatures made a stop at the State Republican Party headquarters in Albany before being submitted to the Board of Elections, new reports show. The board invalidated Zeldin’s Independence Party petition, along ... more
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Early voting for NY’s second primary begins: Where do I vote?

Early voting for NY's second primary begins: Where do I vote?
Early voting for New York's second primary election began on Saturday. Here's a closer look at what you need to know about voting early in our region. When is early voting? Eligible voters can now ... more
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Judge Jason Cook earns GOP, Conservative nominations for state Supreme Court

Judge Jason Cook earns GOP, Conservative nominations for state Supreme Court
Yates County Judge Jason Cook will appear on the Republican and Conservative ballot lines in this year's election for state Supreme Court in the 7th Judicial District. Delegates from all eight counties that comprise the 7th ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Yates County Administrator Nonie Flynn; money for home sewer upgrades, Phase 1A of broadband project, Greenidge CEO addresses legislature (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Yates County Administrator Nonie Flynn; money for home sewer upgrades, Phase 1A of broadband project, Greenidge CEO addresses legislature (podcast)
In this episode, we visit with Yates County Administrator Nonie Flynn for a county legislature recap and the latest county news. What does it mean to become a "constitutional county?"The county will work with Keuka ... more
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