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Please Comment! Urgent!

We have, now, less than thirty days to comment on the proposed draft fracking regulations from the DEC. Cuomo has pushed for this to move quickly, in spite of a woefully inadequate health review. This could allow fracking in New … Continue reading

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Andes Works! is One Year Old!

A year ago this week, a group of Andes residents met at the Andes Hotel to discuss the upcoming town forum on Hydraulic Fracture Gas Drilling.   We decided that we should meet again to find ways to prevent this high … Continue reading

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REAL NYS

Check out this great video by area filmmaker Jessica Vecchione about the birth of REAL NYS — The Responsible Associated Landowners of New York State. More info at REALNYS.COM.    

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Upcoming Events!

“Meet the Candidate” Night: Wayland “Bud” Gladstone 5 to 9 PM Friday, October 21 Andes Hotel, Andes NY Music by Bill Piervincienzi and the Andes Gang Band Free appetizers & Cash Bar Sponsored by the “Friends of Bud Gladstone Committee” … Continue reading

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Strong Majority of Delaware County Residents Oppose Fracking!

A Pulse Opinion Poll of 500 Delaware County residents reveals that nearly three out of four people oppose hydraulic fracturing in their town, and seven out of ten favor municipal zoning ordinances to regulate the practice. These results are similar … Continue reading

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Still Thinking Gas Companies Care About Your Property Rights? Think Again.

Compulsory Integration. Have you heard of it yet? You should… In 2007, a landman came calling at Mike and Velda Ward’s 110-acre golf course in Delphi Falls. Their wide open acreage right at the northern edge of the Marcellus Shale natural gas … Continue reading

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Fracking May Bring High Levels of Radon and Lead

From the Oneida County Courier: James W. Ring, Winslow Professor of Physics Emeritus at Hamilton College asserts that household use of natural gas obtained from hydrofracking in the Marcellus Shale can cause exposure to unacceptably high levels of Radon Gas … Continue reading

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