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PLATTSBURGH | The expansion of a train and subway door manufacturer is expected to bring 52 jobs to the region. 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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PLATTSBURGH | President Trump, who has long griped against unfair trade deals, got his proposed trade war last week when his administration imposed tariffs on $34 billion in Chinese products. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Localities across the North Country are grappling with how to accommodate the influx of cryptocurrency miners flocking to their communities allured by cheap electricity rates. more

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WILMINGTON | The Wilmington Historical Society (WHS) will soon have a home of their own. more

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TICONDEROGA | Interested in a ready-to-run animal slaughterhouse? more

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RUTLAND | The City of Rutland is one of the communities Vermont Gov. Phil Scott and the Vermont Department of Tourism and Marketing (VDTM) would like to see a community for new working families deciding to make Vermont their new home. more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | The area’s first medical marijuana dispensary will be under new ownership next week. 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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VERGENNES | Gov. Phil Scott announced he will designate a so-called opportunity zone in Vergennes. more

The Vermont Eagle

LAKE GEORGE | An economic development plan with a mission of boosting Lake George’s quality of life, jobs and cultural amenities has been adopted by the town board. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Matthew Miller, a Harrisburg, Pennsylvania native, has been appointed by Mayor Colin Read to replace Paul DeDominicas as the director of Community Development. more

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BLACK BROOK | U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer and U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand last month announced $30,000 in federal assistance for the Town of Black Brook. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Mexico and Canada have been exempted from the stiff penalties of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum, a measure cheered by the North Country Chamber of Commerce. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The special election to fill a vacant seat on the Clinton County Legislature has been set for March 27. more

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JOHNSBURG | The Town of Johnsburg Community Development Corporation is hosting a broadband symposium. more

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MIDDLEBURY | After a divisive start in Pownal last July, the Vermont Council on Rural Development has targeted Randolph for its next community to participate in the Climate Economy Model Communities program. more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | Middlebury businessman Farhad Khan is proud to be a Vermont resident and an American citizen. more

The Vermont Eagle

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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

The Sun

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MORIAH | How the Town of Moriah develops its Lake Champlain waterfront will be the topic of a public forum at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 7. more

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