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AU SABLE FORKS | It’s nine months before the primary election, but Katie Wilson is already making the rounds and meeting with voters. more

Sep 18, 2017 6:00 PM The Sun

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PAUL SMITH'S | Former International Paper (IP) President, COO and CEO John Dillon has given $1 million to renovate chemistry laboratories at Paul Smith’s College (PSC). more

Sep 15, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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KEENE VALLEY | There is a new executive director in place at the Nature Conservancy (TNC) Adirondack Chapter office. more

Sep 14, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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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

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RUTLAND | The operator of a slate quarry in Rutland County has been fined by the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources for illegally discharging water and sediment into Lake St. Catherine in April 2014. more

Sep 6, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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I was surprised to learn last week that the now shuttered Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station continues to support schools, the environment and the economy through a $5.2 million fund. more

Aug 29, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

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CASTLETON | Drawn to the Caribbean by her Castleton University degree in environmental science, Sara Babin took her love of the Earth and its oceans on a successful, yet unexpected journey. more

Aug 27, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

LAKE GEORGE | The Lake George Town Board has voted to fine Trinity Rock Road homeowners Brian and Don Hart $700 for failing to comply with town land-use ordinances. more

Aug 26, 2017 2:00 PM 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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LAKE PLACID — The Adirondack Mountain Club is pleased to announce that International Paper has donated $2,000 in support of the Marie L. Habrel Three Seasons at Heart Lake Outreach Program. more

Aug 13, 2017 3:00 PM The Sun

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ALBANY — Battle lines are hardening as dueling campaigns heat up over if New York should host a constitutional convention. more

Aug 8, 2017 9:30 AM The Sun

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CHARLOTTE — Charlotte resident and environmentalist Marty Illick and the Lewis Creek Association (LCA) have received the annual GMP-Zetterstrom Environmental Award. more

Jul 29, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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FERRISBURGH — A family of Vermont dairy farmers are dealing with a possible hefty environmental fine, a possible court appearance and approximately 30 neighbors who are upset about the family’s removal of nearly 2,000 trees and brush... more

Jul 26, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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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

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LAKE PLACID — The Adirondack Experience is suing the Village of Lake Placid for their efforts to obtain a pair of museum-owned parcels via eminent domain in order to build a downtown parking garage. more

Jul 18, 2017 9:35 AM The Sun

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LAKE PLACID — A new Adirondack 46ers program has added Trailhead Stewards at Cascade and Porter Mountain. more

Jul 14, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun

Lawmaker distances herself from White House in wide-ranging discussion with constituents more

Jul 12, 2017 11:20 AM The Sun

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