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ALBANY | Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the state faces an uphill climb, noting his eighth annual agenda is the "most challenging agenda that I have ever put forth." more

Jan 3, 2018 5:50 PM The Sun 1 Comments

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MINERVA | As many as 65 unused rail cars will be removed from tracks in the central Adirondacks following state action. more

Dec 27, 2017 12:05 PM The Sun

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ALBANY | The state Department of Environmental Conservation has sent a cease and desist letter to the railway that is transferring rail cars to the Adirondacks for storage. more

Dec 19, 2017 4:05 PM The Sun

In reference to the proposal by Mayor Blais of Lake George to legally remove Iowa Pacific’s oil tanker junkyard on the Tahawus rail spur, the Adirondack Council and its consulting lawyers might have found a way. more

Dec 13, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 1 Comments

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PLATTSBURGH | A report by the state Comptroller’s Office has revealed local governments hemorrhage millions in revenue from flaws in municipal water systems, including water loss, inaccurate meters and improper billing. more

Dec 12, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) is pushing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to retain funding for a federal program that monitors the impact of acid rain on local bodies of water. more

Dec 6, 2017 2:52 PM The Sun

PLATTSBURGH | The state has allocated $32 million in grants to Adirondack communities for wastewater infrastructure and drinking water projects since 2015. more

Nov 29, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Adirondack Council is encouraging residents to directly lobby Warren Buffett to intervene on a controversial rail car storage plan. more

Nov 28, 2017 4:58 PM The Sun

Public officials do not always make the right decisions! more

Nov 24, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 1 Comments

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HORICON | Voters have approved a constitutional amendment to create a land bank in the Adirondacks and Catskills that will aid localities in public works projects on state Forest Preserve. more

Nov 15, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A congressional candidate is calling for federal authorities to investigate the plan by a railroad company to store unused rail cars on 22 miles of tracks within the Adirondack Park. more

Nov 14, 2017 9:30 AM The Sun 1 Comments

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MINERVA | The Adirondack Park Agency and Department of Environmental Conservation are against a rail car storage plan. more

Nov 7, 2017 7:30 AM The Sun

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MINERVA | The first rail cars arrived in the central Adirondacks last week, slowly snaking their way along the Boreas River before eventually stopping on the track north of North Club Woods Road in Minerva. more

Oct 24, 2017 1:00 PM , The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | People come to the Adirondacks to escape from urban woes. more

Oct 17, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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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

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Adirondack Council has painted a foreboding portrait of the Adirondack Park, calling its successes “threatened” by a confluence of internal and external forces. more

Oct 10, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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NORTH CREEK | Hundreds of railcars are making their way to the Adirondack Park for long-term storage. more

Oct 3, 2017 7:30 AM The Sun 1 Comments

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As a legislator, I make it a point to stay accessible and available to my constituents. more

Sep 13, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists

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ALBANY — Battle lines are hardening as dueling campaigns heat up over if New York should host a constitutional convention. more

Aug 8, 2017 9:30 AM The Sun

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