News and Updates

Forest Rangers Rescue 5 Hikers Lost Along N.Y. Border

Thursday, June 28, 2018

A group of five lost hikers were rescued this past week from Rensselear County’s border with Massachusetts and Vermont, the state Department of Environmental Conservation said.

The hikers called 911 at about 3 p.m. on Tuesday, June 19, to report that they were lost in the Petersburg Pass area of the Taconic Ridge.

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PBA of NYS Reaction to the Supreme Court’s Decision in the Janus Case.

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Today's decision by the U.S. Supreme Court in Janus v. AFSCME is a deliberate and calculated attempt to undermine the ability of public sector workers to collectively bargain for their members' futures. 

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