WAMC New York News
9:32 am
Thu October 16, 2003

Dutchess Moves Forward with Tick Project

Poughkeepsie, NY – Dutchess County is one step away from using a pesticide in testing deer station feeders. The research project aims to reduce the risk of contracting Lyme disease. On a separate front in the county, the legislature last night voted to approve a one-time, lump sum tobacco payout. More from WAMC's Hudson Valley Bureau Chief Allison Dunne.