Daily Archives: May 17, 2020

Wayne County leaders worked to get Wayne declared “Yellow” so more businesses can begin opening. County Commissioner Jocelyn Cramer happily announces that will happen next week and reminds residents to “stay smart,” wear masks, and maintain social distancing. MAY 15   https://wjff.s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/COVID-19+News+Stories+and+Headlines/FARMING+UPDATE+MAY+15+-+SWARTZ.mp3      

Listen: County Commissioner Jocelyn Cramer announces Wayne County declared “Yellow”

Greg Swartz, local Farmer and Manager of the Narrowsburg Farmer’s Market, talks about the market’s new guidelines on the eve of its opening. Plus, how local farmers have been affected by the pandemic and the coldest spring in 15 years. MAY 15   https://wjff.s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/COVID-19+News+Stories+and+Headlines/WAYNE+UPDATE+MAY+15+-+CRAMER.mp3    

Listen: Narrowsburg Farmer’s Market Manager and Local Farmer Greg Swartz ...

The Hudson Valley Area Labor Federation represents 130 thousand members in seven upstate NY counties. What challenges do they face? Are they protected in the pandemic? What about frontline workers? HVALF Executive Director Sandra Oxford checks in.   https://wjff.s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/COVID-19+News+Stories+and+Headlines/HUDSON+VALLEY+LABOR+-+OXFORD.mp3    

Listen: Hudson Valley Area Labor Federation Executive Director Sandra Oxford ...