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The stakes are high on Election Day for anyone who lives in the Adirondack Park. more

Oct 18, 2017 9:00 AM Editorials

“The men and women of this country who toil are the ones who bear the cost of the government...” —President Calvin Coolidge more

Oct 17, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

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Two years after first being proposed, plans by the Saratoga & North Creek Railway to store unused train cars on state land in the southern Adirondacks has reignited controversy. more

Oct 11, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials 1 Comments

It’s not considered good professional form for one newspaper editor to criticize another, but in reality it happens all the time now. more

Oct 10, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

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John Goodman

“Wool is my favorite knitting fiber,” says Vermonter Donna Druchunas. more

Oct 3, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

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We’re whipsawing from one crisis to another, whether it’s an escalation of tensions with North Korea, the threat of large-scale deportation of young immigrants to ongoing skirmishes over healthcare and flirtations with an all-out race war. more

Sep 26, 2017 9:00 PM Editorials 1 Comments

After months of anticipation, and with a less-than-transparent process conducted behind closed doors, city officials finally showed their cards regarding the final bidders for the financially beleaguered Burlington Telecom. more

Sep 26, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

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It’s been 18 months since over a hundred residents packed the Plattsburgh Town Hall expressing shock, astonishment and heartbreak over the situation at the Whispering Maples Memorial Gardens. more

Sep 20, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

I was in kindergarten in 1959, and while I remember a few personal and family moments of that far away year, I didn’t have much of an understanding of the wider world beyond my safe and secure boundaries. more

Sep 19, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

Here’s a warning to all licensed motorists, especially parents of teen drivers: Civil traffic tickets, even when a juvenile is involved, are not protected from public scrutiny. more

Sep 12, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

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Tailgates. Pep rallies. Friday night lights. The new school year is here! And that’s exciting news for student athletes and high school sports fans alike. more

Sep 6, 2017 7:00 AM , Editorials

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SHANNON STAPLETON

Many Vermont churches, temples and civic organizations are pitching in to help the many victims of Hurricane Harvey, especially those struggling in flood waters in Texas. more

Sep 6, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

An Essex County Board of Supervisors subcommittee tasked with detailing the fate of the county-owned CCE Building in Westport has released their long-awaited formal report. more

Aug 30, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

I was surprised to learn last week that the now shuttered Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station continues to support schools, the environment and the economy through a $5.2 million fund. more

Aug 29, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

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All eyes are on the City of Plattsburgh as it attempts to right its sinking fiscal ship. more

Aug 23, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials 1 Comments