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If you were to ask a typical Vermont resident how to fix health care in America, you can be sure [he/she] would not suggest that Washington allow insurance companies to price people out of affordable coverage. more

Mar 23, 2017 12:00 PM Letters to the Editor

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PLATTSBURGH — Haggling over authorization usually comes after a medical emergency. more

Mar 23, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The state Department of Health is defending the costs of their Medicaid taxi program. more

Mar 22, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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New York could lose as much as $7 billion with rollback of Affordable Care Act more

Mar 21, 2017 6:19 PM The Sun 1 Comments

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PLATTSBURGH — Tick tock. more

Mar 21, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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Richard Ferguson is a long-term caregiver. He’s burned out, the walls are closing in — and new overtime regulations have slashed his income and threatened his partner with institutionalization more

Mar 16, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

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Being a home health care aide in the Adirondacks is tough work — but aides wouldn’t change it for anything more

Mar 16, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

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Lawmakers have introduced legislation to safeguard public against burgeoning medical transport industry more

Mar 15, 2017 7:45 AM The Sun

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As population ages in rural region, industry faces an unprecedented tipping point more

Mar 9, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — As state lawmakers drill down on the budget, the local business community has delivered state lawmakers their annual wish list. more

Mar 7, 2017 11:30 AM The Sun

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Inside the North Country’s home care aide crisis more

Mar 2, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun 1 Comments

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GLENS FALLS — Angry constituents across the country are pushing lawmakers to hold town hall meetings, freewheeling sessions where people get up close and personal with their federal representatives. more

Feb 21, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun 3 Comments

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Pro-life and pro-choice protestors march in Plattsburgh last Saturday for and against the defunding of all Planned Parenthood’s more

Feb 14, 2017 4:00 PM The Sun

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LEWIS — The final resting place of suffragist Inez Milholland was covered in roses and white lilies and decorated with an American flag after hundreds gathered at her snowbound gravestone set flat against the ground a hundred years ago. more

Jan 23, 2017 2:33 PM The Sun

Recently a North Country lady told me her daughter broke into tears when she heard Trump was elected. more

Jan 20, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 2 Comments

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PLATTSBURGH, NY — Protesters took to the streets on Sunday to decry the repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which is now underway by Congress. more

Jan 17, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Curbing high property taxes is again in Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s crosshairs. more

Jan 17, 2017 9:30 AM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH, NY — Protesters took to the streets on Sunday to decry the repeal of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which is now underway by Congress. more

Jan 16, 2017 4:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — As the U.S. Senate prepares to start rolling back the Affordable Care Act this week, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) said she is deeply concerned about the implications for women’s health care issues. more

Jan 10, 2017 4:47 PM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The tri-county area is scrambling to maintain funding for a program that provides personal care assistance to keep residents living independently. more

Dec 27, 2016 3:00 PM The Sun

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