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PLATTSBURGH – Members of the Country Kids 4H Club recently participated in the Plattsburgh Relay for Life at the Clinton County Fairgrounds. more

Jul 2, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH — Giving back to the community means everything for six local seniors. more

May 30, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun


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TICONDEROGA — A cancer awareness event and fundraiser for the American Cancer Society and Ronald McDonald House in Burlington is coming up in Ticonderoga. more

Apr 25, 2017 5:30 PM The Sun

Around 40 volunteers energetically stepped forward to support all aspects of the annual Jack Wax Party, our decades-old town cancer fundraiser, on March 11. more

Apr 1, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

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THURMAN — Area residents and visitors will be getting a taste of time-honored rural culture this weekend as they visit farms and a sawmill during the annual Thurman Maple Days. more

Mar 8, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

We’d like to draw your attention this week to a somewhat taboo issue  — but shouldn’t be. more

Mar 8, 2017 6:00 AM Editorials


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Annual event slated for June 17 at Clinton County Fairgrounds more

Mar 5, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun

THURMAN — With the sap in maple trees across the southern Adirondacks beginning to run, sugar-bush owners  are firing up their evaporators to produce maple syrup — just in time for Thurman Maple Days. more

Mar 3, 2017 7:00 AM The Sun

THURMAN — A campaign is now underway to enlist volunteers and raise money to pay costs of hosting the town’s beloved annual Jack Wax party, after the state Health Department has banned the practice of serving homemade dishes. more

Feb 17, 2017 7:00 AM The Sun

WADHAMS — Can you hear me now? more

Feb 16, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun


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ATHOL — Town supervisor Evelyn Wood and councilman Jey Youngblood resigned this week, leaving three board members — Mike Eddy, Cynthia Hyde and Kathy Templeton — to manage and conduct town business on their own. more

Jan 25, 2017 3:10 PM The Sun 2 Comments

It all started as one man walking around a track in Tacoma, Washington in 1985. Now it has transformed into the world’s largest and most impactful fundraising event to end cancer. more

Jul 29, 2016 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor


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ATHOL — Thurman’s 2016 Jack Wax party held recently had several new aspects this year — it accommodated the crowd more efficiently and had a wider variety of appetizing food for its 57th annual edition, attendees and organizers said. more

Apr 17, 2016 7:00 AM The Sun

THURMAN — The Thurman Maple Days got off to a bustling start, with all sites reporting that they were busy, some with record-breaking numbers of guests. more

Mar 28, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun 1 Comments

PLATTSBURGH — It started as a routine gynecological visit for Theresa Kempisty. But a digital exam revealed an abnormality that turned out to be colon cancer. more

Mar 22, 2016 10:30 AM The Sun


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ATHOL — For generations, the annual Thurman Jack Wax Party has attracted hundreds of people from near and far to enjoy convivial socializing, hearty food and traditional mountain music while raising money for a purpose close to their hearts... more

Mar 16, 2016 1:15 PM The Sun


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THURMAN — Thurman maple producers would tell you that the old couplet written decades ago, “Shake and shake the ketchup bottle, none will come, then a lottle” could apply equally well to describe the annual flow of maple sap. more

Mar 11, 2016 10:00 AM The Sun


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ATHOL — The beloved Thurman Jack Wax party, which for generations has heralded the arrival of spring while raising money for charity, is coming soon. more

Mar 11, 2016 9:00 AM The Sun

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