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Bunny owners beware: fatal virus detected in New York State


A highly infectious disease that has spread internationally was detected in New York state late last year. And it has ignited a movement for widespread vaccination of rabbits.

Plus: During her State of the State Address last week, Governor Kathy Hochul announced a $10 billion plan to increase the number of health care workers in New York state. We hear from workers in the state’s chronically understaffed nursing home industry.

Veronica Volk is an editor and producer for WXXI News.