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James Seward

Facebook: Senator James L. Seward
Facebook: Senator James L. Seward

A New York state Senator already battling cancer has tested positive for the new coronavirus. 

The intersection of State Routes 30 and 30a .
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A meeting has been called for tonight in Schoharie to discuss the safety of Route 30, where a limousine crash killed 20 people in October 2018.

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Over the past few months, several New York state GOP senators have announced they would not seek re-election. The latest came this week: Republican James Seward.

Jim Barber (left) speaks in Middleburgh
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A challenger has announced a run against a longtime upstate New York State Senator.