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Here's a round up of regional news from WRVO:
Gov. Andrew Cuomo says damage and economic losses from Superstorm Sandy will cost New York state $33 billion and he counting on a commitment from the Obama administration for 100% reimbursement for some public costs of rebuilding.
A state official says Cuomo has fired his Emergency Management Director for diverting crews to remove a tree from his driveway during Superstorm Sandy. The director was working in Albany at the time.
The Oneida Nation has started work on a new $25 million entertainment complex at its casino in upstate New York. Tribe officials say the complex is expected to employ about 100 people when it opens in July.
The Central and Northern New York Building Trades Council announced the Destiny USA building project in Syracuse has provided jobs for over 500 trade union craftsmen.
In the works: The head of Byrne Dairy sees a big future in the yogurt business in upstate New York.
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