NEW YORK — The state upgraded its online coronavirus school tracker Thursday to include a second set of district testing data from COVID-19 diagnostic labs so parents and caregivers of school-age children can monitor more accurate results.

NEW YORK — An independent state task force of scientists and health experts will review the safety of any federally approved COVID-19 vaccine before doses are administered to New Yorkers, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Thursday.

MALONE –– In the wake of the “Salmon River Summit” that brought together federal, state and local officials to discuss the continued flooding along Lower Park Street in the town, Town Board members voted Wednesday to seek a federal grant to begin addressing the problem.

North Country U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik said on Tuesday she supports President Donald Trump and the U.S. Department of Justice’s plan to cut federal funding from New York City; Portland, Oregon; and Seattle, Washington –– three cities the DOJ designated as “anarchist jurisdictions” earlier th…

MALONE –– The number of active cases of COVID-19 in Franklin County remained at two for the fourth straight day Wednesday, while the number of people in quarantine or isolation dropped for a second day in a row.

New Yorkers unnecessarily paid more than $706 million in Medicaid payments over three years after oversight in the state Health Department led to improper charges for pharmacy services, according to audits released by the state comptroller Monday.

ALBANY — New York state officials stand ready to sue President Donald Trump and the federal government, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Monday while snapping back at administration officials after the U.S. Department of Justice made a motion to label New York City an anarchist jurisdiction.

A story in Thursday’s Telegram reported that spending in the town of Bellmont’s general fund will increase by about $3,500, largely because of the need to pay principal and interest on loans taken out to pay for the reconstruction of the town’s two highway garages. Those payments will not di…

DANNEMORA — Speaking across the street from the Clinton Correctional Facility entrance Friday, Assemblyman D. Billy Jones, D-Chateaugay Lake, and the union representing correctional officers voiced support for measures they say would help ensure the safety of those who cross that threshold e…

MALONE –– Franklin County’s tourism promotion contract with the Local Development Corp., which was suspended in April as county officials prepared for anticipated multimillion dollar revenue losses because of the COVID-19 pandemic, has been reinstated.

MALONE –– Despite the complexities created by the COVID-19 pandemic, Franklin County’s financial picture has improved to the point that it could soon be removed from the state Comptroller’s Office list of fiscally stressed municipalities, county Treasurer Fran Perry told members of the count…

MALONE –– The number of active cases of COVID-19 in Franklin County dropped to two on Wednesday after three days of remaining constant at three.

Officials are clashing over projected broad 20% cuts to New York’s education budget after the state teachers union filed a lawsuit against the state Wednesday. The suit challenges the executive authority behind budget officials’ anticipated spending reduction amid the COVID-19 pandemic.