Family members of incarcerated New Yorkers and corrections officers are calling on the state’s lawmakers and governor to improve conditions at prisons and jails ahead of the next COVID-19 surge or pandemic.
A free COVID-19 testing site will be set up in Massena Wednesday as the number of cases surges in the village. Testing will be held at the Massena Community Center at 60 Beach Street from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Chandler Aldrich, from the Lewis County community of Constableville and a graduate of SUNY Oneonta, now works in an urgent care facility in Oneonta. He described what it has been like there with the surge in COVID-19 cases.