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HORICON | Voters have approved a constitutional amendment to create a land bank in the Adirondacks and Catskills that will aid localities in public works projects on state Forest Preserve. more

Nov 15, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A congressional candidate is calling for federal authorities to investigate the plan by a railroad company to store unused rail cars on 22 miles of tracks within the Adirondack Park. more

Nov 14, 2017 9:30 AM The Sun

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MINERVA | The Adirondack Park Agency and Department of Environmental Conservation are against a rail car storage plan. more

Nov 7, 2017 7:30 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | People come to the Adirondacks to escape from urban woes. more

Oct 17, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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NORTH CREEK | Hundreds of railcars are making their way to the Adirondack Park for long-term storage. more

Oct 3, 2017 7:30 AM The Sun 1 Comments

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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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RAY BROOK — The Adirondack Park Agency took the unusual step of weighing in on current affairs last month when they approved a resolution opposing the United States’ withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement. more

Jun 30, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Springtime arrived with a focus on funding for climate resilient farming in the Adirondacks. more

Apr 28, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — With just weeks until president-elect Donald Trump takes office, environmental groups in the Adirondack Park are expressing concerns over an administration they fear may be hostile to the environment. more

Jan 10, 2017 9:05 AM The Sun

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BeWildNY is a coalition of environmental organizations led by the Adirondack Council and the Adirondack Mountain Club. more

Dec 15, 2016 7:00 AM Editorials 2 Comments

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NORTH HUDSON — Groups spar over mechanized access in Boreas Pond debate more

Dec 8, 2016 6:00 AM The Sun

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SCHROON LAKE — Plaid outweighed green last week at Schroon Lake Central as the Adirondack Park Agency hosted the latest public hearing as part of the classification process for Boreas Ponds. more

Nov 29, 2016 10:55 AM The Sun

Green groups, local municipalities utilizing PR firms to shape and disseminate arguments as public hearings near for Boreas Pond Tracts more

Nov 3, 2016 9:00 AM The Sun

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LAKE PLACID — Rep. Stefanik has introduced legislation that would direct the United States Postal Service to issue a special stamp that will raise awareness and funds to combat invasive species. more

Jun 1, 2016 6:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — A coalition of environmental groups and public officials gathered last week to call for a federal ban of oil transport by trains along the shorelines and communities of Lake Champlain and the Hudson River. more

Apr 20, 2016 7:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH — A coalition of environmental groups and public officials gathered last week to call for a federal ban of oil transport by trains along the shorelines and communities of Lake Champlain and the Hudson River. more

Apr 19, 2016 12:05 PM The Sun 1 Comments

LAKE GEORGE — A vote in Washington earlier this month is being celebrated locally, as tax incentives for the creation of conservation easements were approved. more

Jan 8, 2016 9:00 AM The Sun

LAKE GEORGE — A vote in Washington earlier this month is being celebrated locally, as tax incentives for the creation of conservation easements were approved. more

Dec 30, 2015 3:19 PM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Until Tuesday’s snowfall, municipalities across the region had been rejoicing over a mild winter that had their left their stockpiles of sand and salt, normally a precious commodity, largely untouched. more

Dec 29, 2015 11:00 AM The Sun

In designing the Regional Economic Development Councils (REDCs) around the state, Gov. Andrew Cuomo did what all other governors before him had done. He split the Adirondack Park into several pieces, connecting each of those pieces to a city and region outside of the park’s borders. This is disheartening. The Adirondack Park is a distinct region with unique economic needs and opportunities. more

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