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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County District Attorney Kristy Sprague has been endorsed by all 18 members of the Essex County Board of Supervisors. more

Jun 14, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — More than 10,000 New Yorkers are waiting for organ transplants. But 600 died last year while on the waitlist. more

Apr 13, 2017 6:30 AM The Sun


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MINERVA — Saint Patrick’s Day and the Minerva share a very important date: March 17. more

Mar 24, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — The Old County Courthouse now has a decidedly swankier look. more

Feb 14, 2017 9:30 AM The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN — The recertification process for the state’s 2 million pistol permit holders is now underway. more

Jan 18, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun

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This vast wilderness, named after the Greek God of the North Wind, has been under private ownership for over a century. Today it belongs to the people of New York State. more

Dec 4, 2016 6:00 AM NCL Magazine


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ELIZABETHTOWN — Move will expedite tax auctions, said lawmakers, who have long complained over glacial search process more

Nov 8, 2016 9:30 AM The Sun

NORTH HUDSON — The Boreas Tract is part of a much larger “Classification Package” prepared by Adirondack Park Agency staff for this open public comment period, which closes Dec. 30. more

Oct 28, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun

Should counties be put in a situation where they need to be the decision making body in matters of election law? more

Oct 12, 2016 9:14 AM Letters to the Editor

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LAKE GEORGE — Proposed changes to how auto dealerships process vehicle registrations has county-run Department of Motor Vehicles offices rattled. more

Jun 15, 2016 8:00 AM , The Sun


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The use of private cabs to transport Medicaid patients to medical appointments has skyrocketed in Essex County in the past half-decade. more

Mar 23, 2016 11:00 AM The Sun


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John “Jack” Thompson, the former Westport Central teacher accused of secretly filming students at his Willsboro home, accepted a plea bargain on Thursday and pled guilty to four felony counts of unlawful surveillance in the second degree. more

Mar 17, 2016 2:03 PM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — While Cupid’s arrow is said to fill targets with uncontrollable desire, for local businesses, his quiver is also packed with economic vitality. more

Feb 10, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun


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SCHROON — Schroon Lake Student Council members are once again collecting donations for U.S. military troops deployed overseas. more

Jan 1, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN — Ahead of next month's general election, more than a dozen state, local and federal representatives have endorsed Essex County Judge Richard Meyer and Essex County Clerk Joseph Provoncha. more

Oct 20, 2015 2:50 PM The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN — Despite the results of one major countywide race still hanging in the balance, candidates and party officials say they’re primed to get out the vote ahead of this November’s general election. more

Sep 15, 2015 7:00 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — The theft of campaign signs has apparently become so pervasive across the county that Essex County Sheriff Richard Cutting has publicly chided the thieves in a call for civility. more

Sep 2, 2015 1:33 PM The Sun

ESSEX COUNTY — The entry of independent candidates into the pool of local races has firmed up the ballot for this year’s election cycle. Here’s how the independent office seekers have shaken up the field. more

Sep 1, 2015 11:30 AM The Sun

Well, if you’ve read the inaugural August 8th edition of the Valley News, The Sun, you would have discovered a huge controversy surrounding the election process for the Essex County Clerk position. more

Aug 29, 2015 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

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