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INDIAN LAKE | On a snowy Sunday afternoon in 2008, Brenda Valentine’s husband, Jack,  dragged her to a Cabin Fever Sunday Series presentation at the Museum on Blue Mountain Lake at the Adirondack Experience. more

Sep 17, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

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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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ELIZABETHTOWN | Seventeen communities and cultural organizations in the North Country won Smart Growth grant awards last month as part of an ongoing state effort to boost local economies, recreation programs and infrastructure. more

Sep 6, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

HAGUE | The Carillon Garden Club is holding its benefit Luncheon and Card and Game Party at the Hague Community Center on Route 8. more

Sep 4, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

Every once in a while I will get a phone call, a letter or an email from someone who has a concern or would like some direction on a problem. more

Aug 30, 2017 4:54 PM Community Columnists

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WILMINGTON | The first ever Wilmington Mountain Bike (MTB) Festival kicks off here on Sept. 1. more

Aug 26, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A long-standing plan to construct a new wastewater treatment plant in Elizabethtown is moving forward. more

Aug 24, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

SCHROON LAKE | As the High Peaks grapples with overuse from a sustained influx of visitors, it may behoove adventurers to explore trails off the beaten path. more

Aug 19, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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RUTLAND – Central Vermont Motorcycles, a powersports dealer and service center in Rutland, was told to pay a fine of $23,062 by the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources. more

Aug 15, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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RAY BROOK — As the state strives to meet new renewable energy goals, progress begins at home. more

Aug 9, 2017 12:52 PM The Sun

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MOOERS —  Talks are underway between the town and the Mooers Volunteer Fire Department to renovate a building to house EMS services. more

Aug 4, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County has OKed a pair of electric vehicle charging stations. more

Aug 2, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun 1 Comments

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LAKE GEORGE — There’s a new invader in town, and authorities are sounding the alarm. more

Aug 2, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun

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NORTH HUDSON — The state has extended the deadline for Requests for Proposals for the project to transform Frontier Town into a gleaming new tourism hub. more

Aug 1, 2017 11:30 AM The Sun 1 Comments

JOHNSBURG — Superintendent of Highways Dan Hitchcock has recommended the Johnsburg Town Board consider an alternative to spending $920,000 to construct a span bridge over a culvert on Glen Creek Road. more

Jul 30, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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INDIAN LAKE — The Indian Lake Town Board has voted to support the Indian Lake Volunteer Fire Department’s efforts to seek grant funding for a proposed new “regional security center” at the former IGA building. more

Jul 26, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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WARRENSBURG —  For years, southbound travelers on Route 9 were greeted by a sign highlighting one of the Adirondack Park’s most divisive schisms: more

Jul 25, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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GOSHEN — The Vermont Agency of Natural Resources has fined Suzanne Reider of Goshen for making alterations to Stewart Pond Dam before obtaining necessary authorization from the state. more

Jul 24, 2017 3:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

I appreciate The Sun shining a light on the problem of invasives. more

Jul 20, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

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ELIZABETHTOWN — State workers got a crash course in identifying and containing invasive species last week. more

Jul 19, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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