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North Country Honor Flight

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Pete DeMola

KEESEVILLE | The “Pig ‘N’ Swig” is exactly what it sounds like: Folks get together, hopefully under sunny skies, to enjoy food and drink. more

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Keith Lobdell

PLATTSBURGH | While Barrie Finnegan said it was a bittersweet day as the North Country Honor Flight ended their partnership with one last flight on PenAir May 19, the program looks to be ready to operate a flight in September. more

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Keith Lobdell

PLATTSBURGH | Even at near 11 p.m. at the Plattsburgh Oval, there was no signs of fatigue on the faces of the 29 members of the 23rd North Country Honor Flight, even from 99 year-old Arthur Miller from Utica, the oldest member of the group. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Plattsburgh may be getting a direct line to Washington, D.C. more

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PLATTSBURGH | What started as a mother’s challenge to her kids to change the world has become, for one local 16 year old, a joyful holiday tradition. more

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Photo by Keith Lobdell

LEWIS | After over four decades of service to country and county, Essex County Sheriff Richard Cutting has decided it is time to move on. more

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WILLSBORO | U.S. Army combat veterans delivered a surprise gift to young people here. more

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Photo by Keith Lobdell

CLINTONVILLE | Two days after the country celebrated the sacrifices and service of America’s veterans, a group of heroes from Work War II and Korea attended a special presentation at AuSable Valley High School. more

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KEESEVILLE | Community theater is coming to town. more

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BEEKMANTOWN | Seventh graders at Beekmantown Central School this week learned one of their first lessons of the school year: not all heroes wear capes. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | One recent Honor Flight to Washington D.C. carried U.S. Air Force Veteran Dale Moss back in time. more

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PORT HENRY | Longtime Moriah Town Supervisor Thomas Scozzafava has been named grand marshal of the 128th Port Henry-Moriah Labor Day Parade. more

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PLATTSBURGH — The North Country Honor flight completed another year of honoring local veterans. more

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LEWIS — Snow filtered from dark skies as a group of veterans gathered to remember the attack on Pearl Harbor 75 years ago today. more

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PLATTSBURGH — It’s giving season. more

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WILLSBORO — Golfers participating in the Willsboro Golf Tournament have raised $7,200 for the North Country Honor Flight. more

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CUMBERLAND HEAD — North Country Honor Flight processions are a staple of summer. more

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JAY — Joe DeMarco honored with flagpole, medallion in surprise ceremony more

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The 49th annual St. Mary’s Bazaar took place May 28 and May 29 in Champlain. This year’s parade theme, “Fallen not Forgotten,” featured over 30 entries, including North Country Honor Flight veterans. more

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PERU — Bernhard “Bernie” Jakobetz stood in front of the Korean War Memorial earlier this month and reminisced about his glory days as a member of the United States Air Force. more

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