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ELIZABETHTOWN | State Sen. Betty Little (R-Queensbury) could face as many as three challengers this November as she defends her seat for a ninth term. more

The Sun

WILMINGTON | Based on all the data, this should have been a terrible year for ticks, particularly those in the nymph stage, which is primarily blamed for the transmission of lyme disease. more

The Sun

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SPLIT ROCK | Wilderness advocate John Davis urged a gathering of about 75 conservation-minded residents recently to advocate for the reintroduction of the puma into Adirondack forests... more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | Lyme disease is a pernicious disease. more

The Vermont Eagle

As the seasons and days change from cold to warm, New Englanders are eager to get outside and enjoy the mountains, beaches, lakes and camping that makes up our well-rounded landscape. more

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PLATTSBURGH | As Lyme disease continues to spread throughout northern New York, state and federal authorities have rolled out aggressive new efforts to combat the bacterial disease, which a state task force has referred to as a “ticking time bomb.” more

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

The Sun

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

The Vermont Eagle

LAKE GEORGE —  Creative Healing Connections is looking for two active duty military women or women veterans from the Gore Mountain Region who would be interested in a scholarship to attend a retreat with other women veterans. more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — For the past few years, ticks have been flocking to and staying in Clinton County for longer periods of time, say local health authorities. more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — There will soon be a special Crisis Intervention Team in Essex County. more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY — It didn’t take long for this reporter to discover just how bad of a tick season the spring of 2017 is turning into—a few hours spent raking out last year’s autumn leaves from the garden bed last weekend revealed numerous ticks. more

The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The Essex County Heroin-Opiod Prevention Consortium (ECHO) will be heading into lockdown in order to help teach others about the dangers of these types of drugs. more

The Sun

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WESTPORT — A new business venture here combines a uniquely healing Adirondack heritage with new science and research from top medical facilities in the eastern U.S. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Lyme disease is on the rise in Essex County. more

The Sun

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JAY — Lyme disease is a growing malady in the Adirondack region. more

The Sun

INDIAN LAKE — It was more than a decade ago when Indian Lake native Gina (Arsenault) Grillo began offering a different kind of insect repellent to ward off ticks, mosquitoes, black flies, stable flies. more

The Sun

BURLINGTON—For Vermont, climate change means even more than hotter summers, shorter winters, and more frequent storms—it can also affect our health. more

The Vermont Eagle

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SCHROON LAKE — Attention sportsmen — the “best sportsmen’s dinner event in the North Country” is right around the corner. more

The Sun

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