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ELIZABETHTOWN | A new messaging system could soon be alerting residents of Essex County about potential emergencies. more

Oct 21, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A lot has happened over the last 17 years. more

Sep 9, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — There are many elements of disaster preparedness that most people wouldn’t think about every day. more

Jun 15, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun


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Essex County Heroin and Opioid Prevention Coalition says they’ve been successful in education outreach efforts more

Mar 14, 2017 10:15 AM The Sun


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Relaxing statutes will make games more attractive, lucrative for players, say advocates — and will aid with fundraising more

Feb 22, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun


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LEWIS — A new year brings renewed focus on building a volunteer base at the Elizabethtown-Lewis Emergency Squad. more

Dec 30, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — Public encouraged to submit comments as county moves forward on addressing EMS crisis more

Nov 10, 2016 6:00 AM The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN — As the county moves forward with a plan to combine two departments, fault lines have widened between county officials and the citizen-run board tasked with advising the process. more

Oct 6, 2016 9:00 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County will hire a consultant to study the feasibility of a countywide ambulance district. more

Apr 12, 2016 11:00 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — In the wake of a year that saw three municipalities in Essex County reorganizing their ambulance squads, county lawmakers are showing signs of warming to the prospects of a countywide ambulance district. more

Mar 16, 2016 9:00 AM The Sun


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TICONDEROGA — A tractor-trailer crashed on Chilson Hill, at 10:15 a.m., Tuesday Feb. 2 trapping the driver- Pennsylvania resident, Frank J. Pasqua (53), in the cab. more

Feb 3, 2016 12:15 PM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — The state will not budge on the mandatory emergency medical technician training many local officials believe is the cause of a steep drop-off in volunteering rates for emergency squads. more

Jan 5, 2016 8:32 PM The Sun 1 Comments


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WESTPORT — A local group has sent the hearts of the emergency squad here a flutter with a cash gift that will allow them to purchase new defibrillators. more

Dec 30, 2015 6:00 AM The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County lawmakers tentatively agreed to contribute $25,000 to offset the cost of scheduled pay raises for Adirondack Community Action Program staffers on Monday. more

Dec 15, 2015 11:30 AM The Sun

First responders filled the galley at the board of supervisors meeting on Monday to send a simple message: more

Aug 13, 2015 10:30 AM The Sun

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