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DANNEMORA | Chazy Lake, a popular fishing spot in the western side of the county, has received official designation from the state as an inland waterway. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) announced he will be hosting three blood drives at the end of August to help local hospitals make up for the dip in blood donations that occurs during the summer months. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The plane has landed. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Eight state and local law enforcement, public safety and health agencies will converge on the Plattsburgh Farmers and Crafters’ Market this Saturday. more

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ALBANY | Democratic congressional candidate Tedra Cobb has been endorsed by the state’s largest teachers union. more

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PLATTSBURGH | With the snip of a pearly-white ribbon, a new riverside rec area opened in the Town of Plattsburgh. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Five families displaced by flooding at Underwood Estates earlier this year have returned home. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Officials from the local business, government, education, health and law enforcement sectors are teaming up on a new housing and lifeskills campus on the former U.S.Air Force Base. more

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CHAMPLAIN | The changes here are unmistakable. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Legislation to ban the construction of freestanding mausoleums statewide has passed the state Assembly and now awaits approval by the Senate. more

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CHAZY | Chazy Lake may soon be designated as an official state inland waterway, opening up the potential for the area to receive waterfront revitalization funding. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) has cosponsored legislation that would make it easier for recovering addicts to rejoin the workforce. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Billy Jones traded in his suit and tie for slacks and a pair of boots on Saturday morning. Alongside nearly 600 volunteers across the tri-county region, the state assemblyman spent the day doing volunteer work as part of the United Way more

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ALBANY | Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday signed an executive order granting parolees the right to vote in New York. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Lawmakers passed a $168.3 billion state budget early Saturday. The spending plan closes a $4.4 billion shortfall amid risks to federal aid and includes a $1 billion increase in state education aid. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh was recently awarded $1 million in state grants to help fund the demolition of seven aging structures along the shore of the Saranac River. Mayor Colin Read hopes the project will open up the land for future... more

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ALBANY | Stakeholders are making a final push for reform of a state program to give private forest owners tax breaks and other incentives to broaden sustainable forestry practices in the Adirondacks. more

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ALBANY | A controversial executive budget proposal that would change how state-owned land is taxed in the Adirondack Park has been stripped from the state Assembly and Senate one-house budget bills released last week. more

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JOHNSBURG | The Johnsburg Town Board has voted unanimously to oppose a plan contained within the executive budget proposal to change how the state pays municipal property taxes on its vast land holdings. more

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We often question whether the innovative nature of technology is a good or bad thing. more

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In honor of September being National Recovery Awareness Month, I recently spent a day meeting with people and organizations dedicated to helping those affected by the opioid crisis. more

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

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This year, I was proud to stand with my colleagues in ensuring that ride-sharing companies have the ability to operate statewide. more

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Direct care workers do so much for our communities. more

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