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Wintry Mixed Precipitation Causes Slow and Slick Travel Through the Night

A rapid transition from snow to sleet will continue across the region this evening with an ultimate switch to freezing rain in most locations before midnight.  With the fast sleet transition snowfall totals will be reduced with many areas seeing 1"-3" with localized amounts of 3"-6" in the southern Adirondacks, Lake George-Saratoga Region, Vermont, the Berkshires, and the Taconics prior to midnight with up to 0.10" of a glaze of icing on top of the snow.  The storm is a fast mover with the most if not all of the precipitation over by or shortly before daybreak.  Slow and slick travel conditions should be expected through the pre-dawn hours with much improved road conditions by the Wednesday morning commute.

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You Paid For It: Absent Lawmakers

Updated: Wednesday, October 30 2013, 08:08 PM EDT
ALBANY -- When you spend a lot of time at the capitol, you can’t help but track who’s there and who’s not.

You are paying lawmakers anywhere from $79,000 to well over $100,000 a year to do a few things at the capitol. Those things include showing up for the session as well as for meetings and hearings. Important hearings on critical issues are often held in Albany in the second half of the year when there is no session, and that’s when out-of-town lawmakers are often nowhere to be found.You Paid For It: Absent Lawmakers


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