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A boil water advisory in effect in Brocton since a major water main break on Monday has been lifted, village officials and the Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services announced Thursday. Officials said that samples collected Tuesday and Wednesday were found to be safe for drinking and other uses. More than 2,000 customers were affected in the Villag…

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The reporting continues trickling in. And, the news isn't good. School district by school district across Western New York is discovering varying amounts of lead in their water. At one water fountain in a Fredonia classroom, for instance, a sample showed that there was 2,850 parts per billion of lead. That's nearly 200 times the state's threshold for lead in water…