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Snow and Gusty Wind Today - Poor Travel Conditions Expected

A Nor'easter  is expected to impact the region today, but the impact around the Capital Region looks to be on the lighter side, as the storm takes a more Easterly track. Snowfall of varying intensity is expected through this afternoon and evening.  A gusty NNW wind from 15-20 mph at times will cause blowing and drifting of the very dry snow creating poor visibility and hazardous travel conditions at times through late tonight. General Storm accumulations in the Capital Region of 2-6" are expected, with higher amounts across western New England.

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Fort Edward fight promoter charged with staging unsafe MMA, boxing bouts

SARATOGA SPRINGS (AP) -- A fight promoter has been charged with holding unsanctioned boxing and mixed martial arts matches in two upstate New York locations, including a bout that ended when a teenager was knocked out by an opponent more than twice his age.
 
The Post-Star of Glens Falls reports (http://bit.ly/11RMa0k ) that 39-year-old David Archambault of Fort Edward has been charged by the state Attorney General's Office with reckless endangerment and violating New York's combative sports act for matches he promoted in Saratoga Springs in and Lake George in 2011. 
 
Archambault was also charged with endangering the welfare of a child for the Saratoga bout for allegedly allowing a 16-year-old boy to fight a 34-year-old man. Authorities say the match ended in about 15 seconds when the man knocked the teen unconscious.
 
Archambault couldn't be reached for comment.
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Information from: The Post-Star, http://www.poststar.com

   AP-WF-04-25-13 1416GMT

 
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