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The “Guest Viewpoint” in the March 10 Eagle needs an answer to try to bring to it some sensibility. more

The Vermont Eagle

Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s proposed budget again this year seeks to undermine important rural health initiatives... more

Letters to the Editor

The House and Senate health care committee chairs in Montpelier are pondering new adventures in health care policy for 2018. High on their list is a Vermont individual insurance mandate. more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | Businesses throughout the region are more confident than ever that the area’s economy is on the rise. more

The Sun

The biennial session of the Legislature that convenes this week will face more than its share of hot button issues. Here’s a quick survey of the 2018 agenda. more

The Vermont Eagle

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ALBANY | Gov. Andrew Cuomo has introduced a budget he said is the most challenging since 2011. more

The Sun

SARANAC LAKE | Expert panelists will present information about pending New York universal health care coverage legislation on Thursday, Jan. 18 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Harrietstown Town Hall. more

The Sun

TICONDEROGA | This winter, the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce will continue offering Health Insurance Services for members and businesses each month. more

The Sun

As the holiday season is upon us, what better gift to give than the peace of mind of up-to-date cancer screenings? more

Letters to the Editor

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HAGUE | As the female suspect in the shooting of Hague Market owner James Rypkema nears a plea agreement, a fund has been set up to aid the injured shopkeeper. more

The Sun

The tax bill that passed the Senate last week hurts North Country voters. more

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PLATTSBURGH | As many as 350,000 children statewide may lose health coverage through the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) if Congress doesn’t renew funding. more

The Sun

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ALBANY | Gov. Andrew Cuomo isn’t mincing words when it comes to the tax reform bill that cleared the U.S. Senate last week, calling it “trickle-down on steroids” and “a fraud” perpetrated on the American public. more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Clinton County has released its tentative 2018 budget. more

The Sun

Every time I hear congressional leaders and others claim that this tax reform bill is for “the American people,” I cringe, because what comes after is nothing but a con job demonstrating just how gullible they think most of us are. more

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Town of Ausable

AUSABLE | The Town of Ausable is under the cap with their 2018 spending plan. more

The Sun

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HORICON | Horicon supervisor Matt Simpson said the 2018 budget with its 2.4 cent tax rate increase is very conservative, with the increase due to rising healthcare, expanded roadwork and two more weeks of milfoil harvesting. more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | The northeast is the epicenter of what authorities are referring to as a Lyme disease epidemic. more

The Sun

MINERVA | The state Comptroller’s Office has determined a lack of financial controls and oversight by the town supervisor and board allowed a former clerk to the supervisor to steal thousands from municipal coffers over a multi-year period. more

The Sun

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