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RUTLAND | On Friday, Jan. 26, the Castleton Women’s Ice Hockey Team, and their fans, will trade traditional Spartan green apparel for pink to raise awareness and funds for the Breast Care Program at Rutland Regional Medical Center. more

Jan 15, 2018 3:30 PM Sports

TICONDEROGA | Contractors who deal with lead contamination can get some help from a free class sponsored by PRIDE of Ticonderoga. more

Jan 14, 2018 11:00 AM The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | With the help of the Essex and Clinton County, several local schools are getting a boost when it comes to promoting healthy lifestyles. more

Dec 22, 2017 12:00 PM 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

Dec 14, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

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Task forces across the state have been mobilizing for the past year to garner support to ban the sale of tobacco products to people under the age of 21. more

Nov 29, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials

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NEWCOMB | David Hughes stood in the kitchen at Newcomb Central School, cutting pumpkins as light splashed through the windows on a brilliant autumn afternoon. more

Nov 23, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | An effort to raise the purchase age of tobacco products from 18 to 21 is gaining momentum within school districts across the Adirondack region. more

Nov 22, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

RUTLAND | Ed Allen, owner of Allen Pools & Spa, runs three stores in Rutland, Williston and White River Junction and is involved in many community activities, especially the fight against breast cancer. more

Nov 21, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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SHOREHAM | November is National Diabetes Month and Community Health Centers of the Rutland Region Diabetes educators are located at each of the following offices. more

Nov 20, 2017 11:01 AM The Vermont Eagle

ELIZABETHTOWN | Emergency room personnel at the hospital here gained national recognition for patient care. more

Nov 18, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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LONG LAKE | The International Lions Club is emitting a full-throated roar this week against diabetes and has launched an awareness campaign to combat the chronic condition. more

Nov 16, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun 1 Comments

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

Nov 8, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

A recent study showed the U.S. retirement age is rising as the government pushes it higher and workers stay in the workforce longer: some by choice and others by life’s realities. more

Nov 1, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists

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GLENS FALLS | Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced a study to determine why four parts of the state, including Warren County, have higher cancer rates. more

Oct 31, 2017 9:09 AM The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | “Helping to avoid unintended consequences is what we’re all about,” according to Joanie Praamsma, executive director of the Pregnancy Resource Center of Addison County. more

Oct 31, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

MIDDLEBURY |  The long-term prognosis for the health of Vermonters who work and play in the great outdoors isn’t good. more

Oct 29, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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BURLINGTON | Officials of the UVM Medical Center announced that Isabelle Desjardins, M.D., has accepted the position of Chief Medical Officer (CMO) for the University of Vermont Medical Center. more

Oct 28, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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KEESEVILLE | Danny Kaifetz is seeking federal legislation giving all vets access to treatment for disease that plagues veteran population more

Oct 17, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Scientific evidence is mounting on the impacts of road salt on Adirondack lakes and watersheds. more

Oct 10, 2017 12:50 PM The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Natural Foods Co-Operative is ending the year with lots of participation and increased products. more

Oct 6, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

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