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Jaquish reaches rare 1,000-1,000 club

MORIAH — The most bitter of rivals in the North Country came together on the lanes and court last week, with the schools splitting a quartet of events. more »

Feb 3, 2016 4:45 PM Sports

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Lady Cougs even up season series with Eagles

CHAMPLAIN — Despite a hard-fought comeback in the final eight minutes of play, the Beekmantown Lady Eagles were unable to keep their perfect record intact. more »

Feb 3, 2016 7:00 AM Sports

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Photo by Jill Lobdell

Local wrestlers to take part in Section VII Duals

PERU — AS Section VII wrestlers prepare to earn a trip to Albany, a new team competition will take place this weekend. more »

Feb 3, 2016 6:00 AM Sports

New York: Welcome to the state of authoritarianism

Just weeks into the new year, 2016 is already looking more like 1984. New government regulations to monitor discussions between reporters and publicists are now in place. more »

Feb 3, 2016 6:00 AM Editorials 1 Comments

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Lady Blue Bombers advance to hockey semifinals

PLATTSBURGH — In perhaps the greatest hockey game of the year for either gender, the Beekmantown Eagles hoisted the Section VII title and earned a spot in the Final Four last Saturday. more »

Feb 2, 2016 3:00 PM Sports

A tiny town with not-so-tiny problems

There is no shortage of authors whose work serves as a metaphor for local government, be they William Shakespeare, Mark Twain or Stephen King. more »

Jan 27, 2016 6:00 AM Editorials

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Three Sentinels lead NYSSWA’s All State teams

TICONDEROGA — Three members of the state finalists in Class D were named to the New York State Sportswriters Association’s top team in Class D for the 2015 season. more »

Jan 20, 2016 6:00 AM Sports

Keeping local businesses afloat during winter is a team effort

There’s a lot to love about North Country winters — more »

Jan 20, 2016 6:00 AM Editorials

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The road to Perfection: Exford has come a long way

SARANAC — Dalton Exford stepped to the line for the 10th time, knowing what his bowling score sheet showed Jan. 6. (Video Included) more »

Jan 19, 2016 3:00 PM Sports

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Trump stump reveals both sides could use lesson in free speech

He came, saw and incited. more »

Jan 13, 2016 6:00 AM Editorials

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Seton Catholic pulls even with Keene in MVAC girls hoops

PLATTSBURGH— The opening to the second half of the Mountain and Valley Athletic Conference’s season pitted the top girls teams in Div. I against each other. more »

Jan 12, 2016 4:45 PM Sports

Public access policy a great model

As we head into the darkest days of winter, one school district has turned on the light: Kudos to Schroon Lake Central School District for opening their doors to the public as part of their continuing education program. more »

Jan 6, 2016 6:00 AM Editorials

Longtime Moriah clerk set for retirement

PORT HENRY — After 16 years in public office, Moriah Town Clerk Elaine C. Adkins is heading into the private sector as a retiree. more »

Jan 2, 2016 5:00 AM The Sun

Sun names new south bureau reporters

TICONDEROGA — Sun Community News has announced the addition of a pair of new staff writers, tasked with covering the southern Adirondacks. more »

Jan 1, 2016 6:30 AM The Sun

Continuing Ed Program set at Schroon Lake Central School

SCHROON — Local residents will soon be able to learn a variety of skills, gain knowledge and even get a workout in through the Continuing Education Program at Schroon Lake Central School. more »

Dec 31, 2015 7:00 AM The Sun

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Local hoops officials not fond of Binghamton move

GLENS FALLS — The Glens Falls Civic Center has been the home to the championship moments of the NYSPHSAA boys basketball tournament since 1981. more »

Dec 30, 2015 7:00 AM , Sports

County should consider allocating bed tax differently

Golfing on Christmas! Can you believe it? While the full story won’t be revealed until spring, it’s likely the North Country tourism biz got a big kick in the pants from this stretch of unseasonable weather. more »

Dec 30, 2015 6:00 AM Editorials

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What makes our tiny communities so special is you

Every year is busy. This has been no exception. more »

Dec 23, 2015 6:00 AM Editorials

NCREDC funding going downtown

TICONDEROGA — PRIDE of Ticonderoga was one of the big winners when the New York State Regional Economic Development Council awards were made last week, receiving a $300,000 grant for building improvements in downtown Ticonderoga. more »

Dec 16, 2015 1:00 PM The Sun

Jaquish reaches rare 1,000-1,000 club

MORIAH — The most bitter of rivals in the North Country came together on the lanes and court last week, with the schools splitting a quartet of events. more »

Feb 3, 2016 4:45 PM Sports

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Photo by Keith Lobdell

Lady Cougs even up season series with Eagles

CHAMPLAIN — Despite a hard-fought comeback in the final eight minutes of play, the Beekmantown Lady Eagles were unable to keep their perfect record intact. more »

Feb 3, 2016 7:00 AM Sports

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Photo by Jill Lobdell

Local wrestlers to take part in Section VII Duals

PERU — AS Section VII wrestlers prepare to earn a trip to Albany, a new team competition will take place this weekend. more »

Feb 3, 2016 6:00 AM Sports

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Photo by Jill Lobdell

Lady Blue Bombers advance to hockey semifinals

PLATTSBURGH — In perhaps the greatest hockey game of the year for either gender, the Beekmantown Eagles hoisted the Section VII title and earned a spot in the Final Four last Saturday. more »

Feb 2, 2016 3:00 PM Sports

NCCS host Beekmantown

Lady Cougars host the Lady Eagles 1/26-16 more »

Jan 29, 2016 2:34 PM Sports

Lady Mountaineers vs Lady Warriors

Game one of the varsity matchups more »

Jan 29, 2016 12:37 PM Sports

Minerva-Newcomb Mountaineers vs Willsboro Warriors

Game two of the school's matchup of varsity squads more »

Jan 29, 2016 12:29 PM Sports

AuSable Valley vs Beekmantown Eagles

Beekmantown 58-45 more »

Jan 22, 2016 1:38 PM Sports

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Three Sentinels lead NYSSWA’s All State teams

TICONDEROGA — Three members of the state finalists in Class D were named to the New York State Sportswriters Association’s top team in Class D for the 2015 season. more »

Jan 20, 2016 6:00 AM Sports

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The road to Perfection: Exford has come a long way

SARANAC — Dalton Exford stepped to the line for the 10th time, knowing what his bowling score sheet showed Jan. 6. (Video Included) more »

Jan 19, 2016 3:00 PM Sports

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Photo by Jill Lobdell

Seton Catholic pulls even with Keene in MVAC girls hoops

PLATTSBURGH— The opening to the second half of the Mountain and Valley Athletic Conference’s season pitted the top girls teams in Div. I against each other. more »

Jan 12, 2016 4:45 PM Sports

Longtime Moriah clerk set for retirement

PORT HENRY — After 16 years in public office, Moriah Town Clerk Elaine C. Adkins is heading into the private sector as a retiree. more »

Jan 2, 2016 5:00 AM The Sun

Sun names new south bureau reporters

TICONDEROGA — Sun Community News has announced the addition of a pair of new staff writers, tasked with covering the southern Adirondacks. more »

Jan 1, 2016 6:30 AM The Sun

Continuing Ed Program set at Schroon Lake Central School

SCHROON — Local residents will soon be able to learn a variety of skills, gain knowledge and even get a workout in through the Continuing Education Program at Schroon Lake Central School. more »

Dec 31, 2015 7:00 AM The Sun

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Photo by Jill Lobdell

Local hoops officials not fond of Binghamton move

GLENS FALLS — The Glens Falls Civic Center has been the home to the championship moments of the NYSPHSAA boys basketball tournament since 1981. more »

Dec 30, 2015 7:00 AM , Sports

NCREDC funding going downtown

TICONDEROGA — PRIDE of Ticonderoga was one of the big winners when the New York State Regional Economic Development Council awards were made last week, receiving a $300,000 grant for building improvements in downtown Ticonderoga. more »

Dec 16, 2015 1:00 PM The Sun

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Return of the leagues: MVAC, CVAC back for basketball

ELIZABETHTOWN — While the move to the Northern Soccer Division seems here to stay, the same cannot be said for the Northern Basketball League. more »

Dec 9, 2015 8:00 AM Sports

Wendy Ross – wreathes abound at the Pretty in Paint

Ross started working with her father-in-law, Donald Ross, to paint furniture he had created. “He is really the one who got me started,” she said. “He would build the furniture, I would paint it and then we would sell it.” more »

Dec 9, 2015 6:00 AM NCL Magazine

Shopping and Dining night set for Dec. 4

TICONDEROGA — Local businesses and organizations will come together to help celebrate the season with the Shopping and Dining Night Friday, Dec. 4. more »

Dec 3, 2015 11:00 AM The Sun

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Tioga edges Ti for Class D state title

SYRACUSE — The Ticonderoga Sentinel varsity football team proved early it was not going to be a repeat of 2007, when they lost 64-6 at the Carrier Dome in the NYSPHSAA Class D state championship game. more »

Dec 2, 2015 6:30 PM Sports

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