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Cool to be Kind: Miss Tayler's first grade class at UAS wins pizza party

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Chobani partnership helps local college students struggling with food insecurity

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Utica College holds annual Unity Walk

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Cool to be Kind: Fourth-graders at Frankfort-Schuyler Elementary School rewarded for kindness

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New Public Service Loan Forgiveness rules: What borrowers need to know

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Gillibrand: School districts can use pandemic relief funding to address bus driver shortages

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MVCC agrees to comply with SUNY vaccine policy for students

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US Department of Education overhauls public service loan forgiveness program

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SUNY puts MVCC on notice for failure to comply with student vaccine mandate

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Durham School Services still searching for drivers

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RCSD extends transportation survey deadline for parents

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Teachers turn to US Supreme Court over NYC vaccine mandate

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Rome school district reviewing parents' responses to transportation survey

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Picente calls on governor to take action following RCSD's abrupt switch to remote

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Rome schools going remote following increase in COVID cases among bus drivers

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UPD investigates threatening social media post originating from Florida

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Fights, unfounded shooting rumor lead to large police presence at Proctor High School

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Merger vote passes in both Schenevus and Worcester school districts

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Unatego Elementary School dismissed due to power outage

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Utica Academy of Science parents, faculty demanding answers on busing issues

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Connected Community Schools finds new hub location in Rome

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Indoor mask mandate extended to state-regulated day cares, residential programs

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Whitesboro to host vaccination POD at Friday's high school football game

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Utica students honor 9/11 victims on 20th anniversary

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Utica College announces opening of Wilcox Center

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'Schools Open, Drive Carefully' campaign kicks off on first day of school

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Utica City School District prepares for new weekly COVID testing rules

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Teachers, school staff must be vaccinated or tested weekly in New York

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New UCSD bus company short drivers with first day of school around the corner

Image for Utica City School District countersues Birnie Bus for more than $34 million

Utica City School District countersues Birnie Bus for more than $34 million

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Police confirm shooting at North Carolina high school

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Hochul calls for vaccines or weekly testing for teachers, school staff

Image for Rome City School District closing Staley permanently, postponing start of school year
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Rome City School District closing Staley permanently, postponing start of school year

Image for Utica schools announce plans for full in-person learning
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Utica schools announce plans for full in-person learning

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SUNY requiring students to get COVID-19 vaccine following full FDA approval

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Johnson Park Center is making sure area students are ready to go back to school

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Rome School superintendent targeting on-time opening for Staley Elementary

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Oneida County offers guidance, funding to help schools reopen safely

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New York Education Department issues guidance to help schools reopen safely

Image for Local pediatricians urge school districts to follow CDC guidance

Local pediatricians urge school districts to follow CDC guidance

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Free backpack, school supplies at Utica giveaway

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NY leaving COVID safety guidelines up to each school district

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Some substitute teachers told to give back unemployment benefits

Image for Herkimer County holding several vaccine clinics for students

Herkimer County holding several vaccine clinics for students

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CDC recommends everyone in K-12 schools wear a mask, regardless of vaccination status

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RCSD concerned about shortage of bus drivers as new school year approaches

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New president will start at SUNY Oneonta this fall

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CDC: Vaccinated teachers and students don't need to wear masks in schools

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LaPolla will serve fourth term as president of Utica school board

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Utica College requiring vaccinations for students, staff ahead of fall semester

Image for New York State School for the Deaf celebrates 2021 graduates
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New York State School for the Deaf celebrates 2021 graduates

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Indium supports STEM learning with summer internship program

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New Woodshill project featuring local students online

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Rome twins finish top of class

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Little Falls students, staff run in memory of late track coach

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Schenevus-Worcester merger to go to public vote

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CVA seniors partake in annual Mott Marathon Challenge

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Schools prepare for larger kindergarten classes this fall

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On Point for College celebrates graduates at Hanna Park

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Hamilton College upgrading nearly 200-year-old steeple

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Proctor seniors can have more family members at 2021 graduation

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NY drops outdoor mask mandates in schools, awaits CDC guidance on indoor requirements

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Denti Drama Club performance of '101 Dalmatians' to be streamed online

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Birnie Bus stops some transportation services for Rome student-athletes

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Kids learn about maple production through traveling 'Maple Experience' exhibit

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Newest vaccine incentive gives kids 12 to 17 chance to win full scholarships

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Cuomo: New York schools will reopen for full in-person learning this fall

Image for De Blasio: No remote options for NYC students this fall

De Blasio: No remote options for NYC students this fall

Image for Jefferson Elementary School in Utica closes due to issue with sewer line

Jefferson Elementary School in Utica closes due to issue with sewer line

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Applications open for 2021-22 Excelsior Scholarships

Image for Hartwick College will require vaccines for return to campus this fall

Hartwick College will require vaccines for return to campus this fall

Image for Adirondack High School going remote following increase in COVID-19 cases

Adirondack High School going remote following increase in COVID-19 cases

Image for Utica College to hold in-person graduation ceremonies this weekend

Utica College to hold in-person graduation ceremonies this weekend

Image for Utica school board candidates face off in virtual debate

Utica school board candidates face off in virtual debate

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Cuomo: SUNY will require students to be fully vaccinated this fall

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Teacher Appreciation Week Day 5: Honoring local educators

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Compassion Coalition, Inc. holds teacher supply drive-thru giveaway

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Teacher Appreciation Week Day 4: Honoring local educators

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New JFK Middle School scoreboard rededicated to DiBrango

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Teacher Appreciation Week Day 3: Honoring local educators

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Mount Markham students learn about dangers of impaired driving

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Teacher Appreciation Week Day 2: Honoring local educators

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Focus group gives input on search for New Hartford superintendent

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Rome NAACP holds virtual "Meet the Candidates"

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Teacher Appreciation Week Day 1: Honoring local educators

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SUNY relaxing mask rules in line with CDC recommendations

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Submit your nominees for Teacher Appreciation Week

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Dance competition fallout continues as hundreds in quarantine watch for symptoms

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Utica school going remote after more COVID-19 cases linked to dance competition

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Utica College students streaming performance of 'Something Rotten!'

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Oneida County resuming student job, internship programs this summer

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Picente: COVID-19 cluster develops after local students participate in dance competition

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Work finished on new field house at Proctor stadium

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'No Empty Chair' campaign promotes student safety ahead of prom, graduation season

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SUNY joins others in putting hold on Johnson & Johnson vaccinations

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State releases new guidelines for prom in the era of COVID-19 safety protocols

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New York State releases new guidance for graduation ceremonies

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Edmeston music teacher joining next Tournament of Roses Parade

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Utica Children's Museum holding virtual events for kids during spring break

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Cornell University requiring students to get vaccinated this fall

New York Coronavirus Cases

County data is updated nightly.

Cases: 2523560

Reported Deaths: 56130
CountyCasesDeaths
Kings33405310847
Queens31536810288
Suffolk2395573605
Nassau2143703293
Bronx2076626751
New York1681074636
Westchester1436362340
Erie1064171949
Richmond889441935
Monroe842971188
Orange57538920
Rockland53112779
Onondaga52054761
Dutchess35615499
Albany30838390
Oneida28644589
Broome24451405
Niagara24031397
Saratoga20287200
Ulster17273278
Schenectady16731227
Rensselaer14808167
Putnam1249298
Chautauqua12428175
Oswego11668113
Chemung10932156
St. Lawrence10524127
Steuben10133173
Ontario9352110
Jefferson888076
Cayuga8658107
Sullivan847383
Wayne816784
Cattaraugus7732115
Genesee7013132
Herkimer6806128
Clinton672540
Tompkins650459
Fulton6331104
Madison6187102
Montgomery5966141
Livingston572771
Warren546084
Cortland534279
Tioga509471
Columbia5009111
Chenango468986
Allegany461597
Washington461367
Otsego457555
Wyoming439358
Greene438586
Orleans434187
Franklin428020
Lewis360338
Delaware356047
Seneca274163
Essex230731
Schoharie229521
Yates164728
Schuyler153817
Hamilton4383
Unassigned14426
Out of NY0317
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