The River
Rhinebeck Mayor Gary Bassett and Riverkeeper’s Dan Shapley
Rhinebeck Mayor Gary Bassett and Riverkeeper’s Dan Shapley near the Rhinebeck water treatment plant’s intake line in the Hudson River.Hillary Harvey

Hudson River Contamination Sparks Action

Newburgh's water contamination crisis has spurred a protection movement among local organizations to restore safe drinking water from the Hudson River.

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The Vaccine Furor

Are low vaccination rates endangering Hudson Valley communities?

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Spring, Interrupted

Millenia-old evolutionary relationships are out of sync

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Are PILOTs A Race To The Bottom?

Tax deals promising jobs, like the one offered to Amazon HQ, are ubiquitous in New York State, but the net effect for communities like those in the Hudson Valley are not clear.