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ALBANY | The Working Families Party endorsed Cynthia Nixon over Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Saturday. more

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MORIAH | There were no protesters, fiery exchanges and barely a raised voice at Rep. Elise Stefanik’s forum in Moriah on Friday. more

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A reporter from the New York Daily News was the subject of 15 minutes of Twitter fame last week after being arrested for speaking on his cell phone in the lobby of the Senate chamber during state budget negotiations. more

Editorials

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The omnibus government spending bill passed by Congress and signed by the president last month rejects deep cuts to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and fully funds the agency at 2017 spending levels. more

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We used to get an endorphin rush from watching likes, follows and shares stream in on social media. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Over 150 people marched in Plattsburgh last Saturday to show their support for victims of the recent mass-shooting in Parkland, Florida and call for stricter gun control measures. more

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Pete DeMola

PLATTSBURGH | Candidates seeking the Democratic Party’s nomination for New York’s 21st Congressional District have three weeks to collect 1,250 signatures to get on the ballot. more

The Sun

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MONTPELIER | Vermont’s landmark energy policies are not solving the problems they were designed to solve, according to a March 12 report from Vermonters for a Clean Environment. more

The Vermont Eagle

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) has introduced legislation designed to combat foreign propaganda spread through government-controlled media. more

The Sun

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VERGENNES | Gov. Phil Scott announced he will designate a so-called opportunity zone in Vergennes. more

The Vermont Eagle

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee have terminated their investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election. more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | One of the city’s largest venues is in dire need of repairs, and the cost could be well over $500,000. more

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I commend Raynard Corrow for standing up for common sense and what is leading to the spike in violence that we see today. more

Letters to the Editor

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | Three weeks after a gunman killed 17 at a Florida high school in Parkland, state and federal lawmakers are still responding with possible solutions. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Following Dylan Ratigan’s appearance on national television last week, Democratic candidates are appealing to MSNBC for equal time. more

The Sun

Each week I tell myself, enough already — quit barking up the same tree. more

Guest Columnists

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Hyper-partisanship appears to be the new normal as the U.S. seems more divided than ever, a measure fueled by a bombastic president who relishes in upending all political conventions. more

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The Statue of Liberty holds a torch aloft in her right hand. more

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MIDDLEBURY | Billing itself as 350.org’s climate-resistance campaign, Fossil Free Fast kicked off an anti-Trump campaign 2020 lobbying effort Wednesday via the internet. more

The Vermont Eagle

I am an immigrant, a naturalized American citizen. I’m in my late 60s, have a reasonably secure retirement income and am not likely ever to be a burden on the public purse. more

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