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Storm damage in state could top $1 billion

WBFO News photo courtesy of Ed Gullo, Maplecrest, NY resident
Flooding in Maplecrest, NY

By Eileen Buckley


Buffalo, NY – President Barack Obama declared a major disaster in New York from damage left by Hurricane Irene.

WBFO'S Eileen Buckley says Governor Andrew Cuomo toured damaged areas of Prattsville, New York yesterday with U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano and the FEMA Administrator.