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The state is nearing the end zone on their project to provide statewide universal broadband access. more

Mar 7, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials


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CHESTERTOWN | The North Warren Chamber of Commerce will hold a series of  focus groups this winter to tackle key issues facing the community, including commerce, infrastructure, recreation, tourism and communications. more

Feb 10, 2018 1:00 PM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH | With the state nearing the home stretch on its universal broadband project, state Sen. Betty Little and Assemblymen Billy Jones and Dan Stec are pivoting to ensure better cell phone reception for local visitors and residents. more

Feb 6, 2018 4:45 PM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH | Councilor Peter Ensel (Ward 4) has been named mayor pro tem for the City of Plattsburgh. more

Jan 25, 2018 10:00 AM The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN | First responders now have their own personal network to use during emergencies. more

Jan 2, 2018 4:00 PM The Sun


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CHESTERTOWN | Stop in the Chester Town Hall, and if you are inclined you can pick up the receiver of the pay phone outside the town court room and put it to your ear. more

Dec 4, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN | Members of North Country Community College were on hand at the Essex County Board of Supervisors meeting Nov. 6 to bring lawmakers up to date on campus activity. more

Nov 7, 2017 10:30 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN | A new messaging system could soon be alerting residents of Essex County about potential emergencies. more

Oct 21, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun


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CHESTERTOWN | The Town of Chester appropriated another $7,000, Oct. 10, to pay the North Warren Chamber of Commerce for collecting information about the town and why tourists choose to visit the Chestertown area. more

Oct 20, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun


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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


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ALBANY | Starting Aug. 19, North Country residents will need to dial 10 numbers to make a call. more

Aug 15, 2017 4:00 PM The Sun 1 Comments

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MIDDLEBURY — Middlebury Union Middle School students enrolled in the school’s summer “Shark Tank” program were out in force at the Middlebury Farmers Market last week. more

Jul 30, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

I attended the NY-21 Grassroots Action Network Summit as a representative of the Adirondack Progressive Action Group, based in Brant Lake and I’m disappointed with the Sun’s editorial, “Protesters at summit reek of hypocrisy.” more

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

Air travel is amazing.  Wait…no, that should read air travel is awful and has been for years. more

Apr 19, 2017 6:00 AM Editorials


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CROWN POINT – After August, northeastern New York will have a new area code overlaid on the existing 518. more

Feb 19, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun


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ALBANY — Soon, dialing a phone call in the region — and even to a next-door neighbor — will be giving callers’ fingers a little more exercise. more

Sep 20, 2016 4:30 PM The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN — Some members of the Essex County Board of Supervisors think the cost of maintaining the county’s new public safety radio system is much too high. more

Sep 9, 2016 9:00 AM The Sun


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TICONDEROGA — Communication is a natural part of moving forward and getting things done in any situation. more

Jan 20, 2016 1:00 PM The Sun


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Phone, internet and 911 service to vast areas of Thurman — out of service since Tuesday afternoon — are likely to be restored by Wednesday evening, Thurman Supervisor Evelyn Wood said early Wednesday afternoon. more

Aug 26, 2015 1:16 PM The Sun

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