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TICONDEROGA | Fort Ticonderoga is giving the 14th annual Seminar on the American Revolution this weekend with a plethora of expert speakers. more

Sep 20, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

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POTSDAM | A group of college students, most of them from China, sat around a table and chanted in unison, following the lead of their teacher, who was brimming with enthusiasm: more

Sep 18, 2017 6:20 PM The Sun

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AU SABLE FORKS | It’s nine months before the primary election, but Katie Wilson is already making the rounds and meeting with voters. more

Sep 18, 2017 6:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Two days after the election that swept President Donald Trump into office, Emily Martz went on her morning jog in Saranac Lake. more

Sep 18, 2017 4:50 PM The Sun

Two letters in last week’s Sun illustrate the fallacy of false equivalence — referencing a single shared trait to generalize the overall equivalence between two subjects. more

Aug 16, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 1 Comments

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GLENS FALLS — The man Ralph Nader called “Democracy’s Baker” is letting his ovens cool. more

Aug 2, 2017 2:18 PM The Sun

CHAZY/TICONDEROGA – Representatives of Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) will be on hand to provide services to constituents of New York’s 21st Congressional District more

Jul 22, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

POTTERSVILLE — Chester Town Board member Edna Wells said she has decided not to seek another term after representing Pottersville and the Town of Chester for nearly 16 years. more

Jul 21, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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The election was just six months ago, but the cycle for New York’s 21st Congressional District is well underway. more

Jul 19, 2017 6:00 AM Editorials

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Pete DeMola

SARANAC LAKE — A fourth candidate is seeking the Democratic nomination for New York’s 21st Congressional District. more

Jul 12, 2017 7:35 PM The Sun

Lawmaker distances herself from White House in wide-ranging discussion with constituents more

Jul 12, 2017 11:20 AM The Sun

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Pete DeMola

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand traces parallels between suffragist movement, current activism in visit to Adirondack History Museum in Elizabethtown more

Jul 6, 2017 2:08 PM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The Essex County Board of Elections has announced the positions up for election in each of its 18 towns for 2017. more

Jul 4, 2017 7:00 AM The Sun

When former New Haven Selectman Doug Tolles decided not to seek another term on Town Meeting Day last March, it wasn’t for lack of getting votes. more

Jul 4, 2017 6:00 AM Editorials

KEENE — Katie Wilson, a small business owner from Keene, has announced she is running to unseat Rep. Elise Stefanik in New York's 21st Congressional District. more

Jun 27, 2017 2:15 PM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Both suffrage and anti-suffrage points of view are part of the new suffragists history exhibit at the Adirondack History Museum. more

Jun 24, 2017 7:00 AM The Sun

Gov. Andrew Cuomo recently charged every county to develop plans to share and consolidate services. more

Jun 18, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

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Pete DeMola

In stemwinder, Capital District-area lawmaker Paul Tonko assails White House, GOP policy more

Jun 4, 2017 1:42 PM The Sun 1 Comments

Recently, I’ve read numerous letters discussing the behavior exhibited by audiences and political figures at village forums. more

Jun 2, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

I was disturbed to read a letter to the editor last week (May 20) that so misrepresented the community forum with Congresswoman Stefanik on May 8 at Mountain Lake PBS. more

May 30, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 1 Comments

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