Bowhunters are being asked to be on the lookout for whitetail deer that may have died due to a disease that has been found in the area. The state DEC is trying to find out if the disease is spreading throughout the whitetail deer population in the Capital Region.
There is a contagious virus that is making its way up the east coast and has now landed in New York. It typically affects children although some adult cases have been documented. Here's what to look for and protect your kids from so they don't come down with it when school starts.