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BURLINGTON — AARP recently launched a comprehensive campaign to protect Medicare in the face of proposals by some in Congress that would hurt hardworking Vermonters who have paid into the program their entire working lives. more

Feb 25, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

This weekend, America spoke out and asked the 115th Congress to reroute taxpayer dollars from Planned Parenthood, including Planned Parenthood of the North Country, to comprehensive health care centers. more

Feb 22, 2017 12:00 PM Letters to the Editor


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GLENS FALLS — Angry constituents across the country are pushing lawmakers to hold town hall meetings, freewheeling sessions where people get up close and personal with their federal representatives. more

Feb 21, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun 1 Comments


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Pro-life and pro-choice protestors march in Plattsburgh last Saturday for and against the defunding of all Planned Parenthood’s more

Feb 14, 2017 4:00 PM The Sun


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CROWN POINT – Ryan Pepper, a dental hygienist from Plattsburgh, instructs first-grade Crown Point students about best practices as a mentor for the CFES Program. more

Feb 7, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun

I agree with Tim Sherman (Letter to the Editor, The Valley News Sun, Jan. 28 edition, “Democrats should live with new best buddies in Cuba”) that Democrats should stop whining about the election results and certainly... more

Feb 7, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

PLATTSBURGH — A new online resource is available to help Clinton County residents and their healthcare providers find programs focusing on different aspects of health improvement. more

Feb 5, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun

Repealing the ACA (Obamacare) will result in the following: more

Feb 3, 2017 12:00 PM Letters to the Editor

I had the privilege last week to attend Governor Cuomo’s meeting in Plattsburgh, one of many meetings he is holding around the state, stumping for support of his 2017 budget proposal. more

Feb 1, 2017 7:00 AM Thoughts from Behind the Pressline

President Trump promised a healthcare replacement plan that’s “far less expensive and far better” than Obamacare. more

Jan 30, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

The letter last week from Dianne Iasevoli of Brant Lake was not only great penmanship but also a mind-blowing show of morality. more

Jan 29, 2017 12:00 PM Letters to the Editor

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LEWIS — The final resting place of suffragist Inez Milholland was covered in roses and white lilies and decorated with an American flag after hundreds gathered at her snowbound gravestone set flat against the ground a hundred years ago. more

Jan 23, 2017 2:33 PM The Sun


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TICONDEROGA – The Town of Ticonderoga has endorsed use of a parcel near the Four Corners intersection as a medical transport heliport. more

Jan 20, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

Recently a North Country lady told me her daughter broke into tears when she heard Trump was elected. more

Jan 20, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 2 Comments

When Christie Tucker’s son Preston was diagnosed with diabetes, his insulin prescription cost just $40. Now, two years later, Christie is paying $650 for a six-week supply of the medicine. more

Jan 18, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor


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PLATTSBURGH, NY — Protesters took to the streets on Sunday to decry the repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which is now underway by Congress. more

Jan 17, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH, NY — Protesters took to the streets on Sunday to decry the repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which is now underway by Congress. more

Jan 16, 2017 4:00 PM The Vermont Eagle


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WASHINGTON, D.C. — As the U.S. Senate prepares to start rolling back the Affordable Care Act this week, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) said she is deeply concerned about the implications for women’s health care issues. more

Jan 10, 2017 4:47 PM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH — Councillors took an a la carte approach to $2 million in proposed cuts ex-mayor James Calnon made to the city’s proposed budget before leaving office. more

Jan 5, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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TICONDEROGA – Ticonderoga High School freshman Katherine-Michelle Gallipo has been named a delegate to the Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Lowell, Mass. more

Dec 31, 2016 2:00 PM The Sun

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