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Light to Moderate Snowfall Through Friday Morning - Bitter Cold Friday Night

Light snow will overspread the region through the morning hours leading to slick roads and subsequent slow travel conditions.  Expect an average of 2"-5" of snow through the early afternoon on Friday with pockets of 6"+ in the Mohawk valley, Lake George - Saratoga Region, Adirondacks, VT, and the northern Berkshires.  Strong gusty wind and bitterly cold air will follow the snow for Friday night and Saturday with -15 to -25 degree wind chills developing.


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July 3, 1966 - Mohawk Airlines adds prop jet service

Updated: Friday, August 2 2013, 09:17 PM EDT
On this day in 1966, Mohawk Airlines added prop-jet service.

They were a precursor to the jets we see today.

Because of the new aircraft, the Albany County board of supervisors approved a 1 million dollar contract adding 1-thousand feet to the north-south runway.

Watervliet-Shaker road had to be shortened and loop around the longer runway-the loop that still exists today. July 3, 1966 - Mohawk Airlines adds prop jet service

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