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Snow and Gusty Wind on Tuesday - Poor Travel Conditions Expected

A major Nor'easter now developing off the mid Atlantic coast will put eastern New York and western New England on its western side through Tuesday.  Snow will become steadier from SE to NW across the region after midnight and towards daybreak Tuesday with snowfall of varying intensity through Tuesday evening.  A gusty NNW wind from 20-30 mph at times will cause blowing and drifting of the very dry snow creating poor visibility and hazardous travel conditions into Tuesday night. General Storm accumulations in the Capital Region of 4"-10" are expected with higher amounts across western New England.


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Channel 6 News - Search Results

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Artifacts turning up at Lake George archaeological dig site

LAKE GEORGE -- An archaeological dig at a Lake George women's retreat is uncovering artifacts from a fire that destroyed a hotel located at the site more than a century ago.
Megan Springate of the University of Maryland started excavations at the Wiawaka Holiday House on the eastern shore of Lake George in early June. She says her team of about 50 volunteers has found a significant amount of artifacts that will help her explore the early years of the site and the experiences of the women who stayed there in the early 20th century.
The dig ends Friday.

Wiawaka was founded in 1903 to provide single women working at Albany-area textile mills a respite from their harsh working conditions. Two years later a fire destroyed some of the buildings on the site.

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