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TICONDEROGA | Conjure up images of the French painter Renoir, and thoughts turn to outdoor easels on the banks of the Seine, or in gardens bristling with colorful flowers and ladies’ hats. more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Fort Ticonderoga will host Homeschool Day for homeschool students and their parents on Friday, Sept. 7 from 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County Soil & Water Conservation District will see a change in leadership at the end of September with the retirement of Director Dave Reckahn. more

The Sun

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Photo by Lou Varricchio

Visitors to the Little City of Vergennes arrive not only by auto, but they come via boat, too. more

The Vermont Eagle

We often read of claimed sightings of Champ in Lake Champlain. See “Big Week for Champ” Aug. 25 edition. more

Letters to the Editor

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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh Common Council has written and released an online survey designed to garner public opinion on imposing a plastic straw ban. more

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As a lifelong dairy farmer, I bring a unique perspective to my work with the Governor’s Climate Action Commission. more

The Vermont Eagle

SCHROON LAKE | Town of Schroon, the Schroon Lake Association and the Paradox Lake Association jointly accepted a $10,000 grant from the Cloudsplitter Foundation to support a joint effort to combat invasive plant and animal life in the lakes. more

The Sun

PORT HENRY | An NBC television crew was busy filming a spot on the elusive sea creature Champ last week with internationally known Champ-searcher and Vermont resident Katy Elizabeth. more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Chesterfield Supervisor Gerry Morrow is pushing back against a plan to put a public boat launch on Augur Lake. more

The Sun

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PUTNAM | Over the past 10 years, the Town of Putnam purchased a marvelous chunk of land on Lake Champlain and built a pavillion for a community park. more

The Sun

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PORT HENRY | As pestilence goes, the calamities experienced by the Town of Moriah this month might not quite be of biblical proportions, but they’re bad enough that town officials are nervously wondering what might be coming next. more

The Sun

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PORT HENRY | Throughout the summer, a half-dozen, give or take, sailboat captains arrive at the Port Henry Marina each Wednesday afternoon and check a printout to see who will be on their crew that day. more

The Sun

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LAKE CHAMPLAIN | No, this isn’t Hollywood’s fanciful gill-man monster, aka “The Creature from the Black Lagoon”. more

The Vermont Eagle

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LAKE CHAMPLAIN | Ever hung out at the bottom of a lake? more

The Vermont Eagle

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SHELBURNE | A New Jersey man was still missing last week after the kayak he was in overturned on Lake Champlain near Shelburne Point on the evening of July 2. more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | City officials are pushing full speed ahead on a variety of projects designed to open up and revitalize the waterfront, and the possibility of attracting a hotelier to downtown Plattsburgh is taking the spotlight. more

The Sun

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RAY BROOK | Harmful algal blooms are a concern for safe water play come summer. more

The Sun

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Photo by Tim Rowland

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point dock project is on hold indefinitely, after advertisements for construction failed to attract any bidders. more

The Sun

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PORT HENRY | As goes the hunt for Champ, so goes the annual Champ Day celebration — or so organizers of the summer festival are hoping, as the hunt for the elusive creature has seen an uptick in interest of late. more

The Sun

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