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LOWVILLE | Anyone who’s been following the Democratic primary contest for New York’s 21st Congressional District has probably heard Emily Martz refer to a chainsaw carver from Lowville. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Following in the City of Plattsburgh’s footsteps, the Village of Rouses Point has voted to impose a two-year ban on cryptocurrency, blockchain and similar data mining operations. more

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SARANAC LAKE | U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) is proposing legislation to make it easier for small businesses to craft employee-owned stock ownership plans, or ESOPs, a measure the lawmaker says will stave off possible disruptions in... more

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TUPPER LAKE | Access to local farm products, distribution and fair pricing are critical to maintaining Adirondack food supply lines. more

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WILLSBORO | A long-shuttered grocery store in downtown Willsboro will see new life as part of a collaborative project between the town, the Nature Conservancy and a start-up makerspace project. more

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A new economic profile of the North Country contains few surprises. more

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WHALLONSBURG | For the second year, a local cycling tour will showcase some of the best local agriculture has to offer. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Two days after the election that swept President Donald Trump into office, Emily Martz went on her morning jog in Saranac Lake. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Town of Plattsburgh has been named the county’s first state-designated Clean Energy Community. more

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SARANAC LAKE | A group of art, history and business executives convened last week to talk about ways the arts can spur economic development in the North Country. more

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KEESEVILLE | A fresh market grocery is preparing to open downtown here, bringing food and local products in daily from surrounding farms. more

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SARANAC LAKE — A fourth candidate is seeking the Democratic nomination for New York’s 21st Congressional District. more

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SARANAC LAKE — Regional support for local farm to school initiatives has been expanded to a half-dozen area school districts this spring — just in time for planting season. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — New York has made an aggressive effort to position itself as a national leader in renewable energy. more

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ESSEX — The Hub on the Hill is adding a new delivery vehicle, a solar-powered, refrigerated truck. more

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CHAMPLAIN — The village is working with the state to be designated as a Clean Energy Community. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Cornell Cooperative Extension is putting the finishing touches on the job description for their new agricultural educator position. more

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As he navigates the storm over a controversial program on his home turf, Chris Louras offers local leaders some tips from the trenches more

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Building dynamic local economies requires a complex formula, say speakers at Adirondack North Country Association more

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SARANAC LAKE — The Adirondack North Country Association (ANCA) has announced the recent addition of three new board members to their board of directors: more

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