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PLATTSBURGH | Each of the candidates seeking to take on Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) in this fall’s midterm elections supports a universal health care system. more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | When former President Barack Obama made universal pre-K education a national goal and a household term during his 2008 campaign for the White House, many of the state’s educrats responded with an effort to adopt a one-size-fits-all... more

The Vermont Eagle

Each week I tell myself, enough already — quit barking up the same tree. more

Guest Columnists

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PLATTSBURGH | The North Country Chamber of Commerce has released its annual survey of businesses. more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | The Canadian government has signed an agreement that will expedite travel and commerce at the U.S. and Canadian border. more

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The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) repealed net neutrality laws last week, a measure that will undoubtedly change the way people across the U.S. interact with the internet — especially here in the remote North Country. more

Editorials

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Vermont utilities have to import “offset” nuclear power via New Hampshire’s Seabrook Nuclear Power Station, a zero-carbon, high energy workhorse. more

Editorials

White House press secretary rationalized lifting the import ban on endangered big game trophies by claiming it was decided by career civil servants appointed by Obama. more

Letters to the Editor

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RUTLAND | Don Chioffi, a retired Vermont state legislator, educator and Vietnam veteran, has been named “Citizen Activist of the Year” by Washington, D.C.-based ACT! for America. more

The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN | People come to the Adirondacks to escape from urban woes. more

The Sun

One certain result of the horrific Las Vegas massacre will be the revival of the cry to somehow control the firearms used by the shooter. more

The Vermont Eagle

The Sun Community News Editorial Board opinion from Sept. 30 seems to suggest that the hyper-partisanship that currently exists in our country is a result of the past nine months of a Donald Trump presidency. more

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In a move that will further militarize police departments across the country while decreasing accountability, President Trump issued an executive order that strips away limits on weapons of war that the Defense Department can hand over to state ... more

Letters to the Editor

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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

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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

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

The Sun

Dan Alexander employs a facile trope to support his assertion that the death knell of institutional racism sounded long ago (“Nothing to Prove,” Sept. 9). more

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received a fair amount of correspondence after the recent column titled “Misguided efforts.” more

Guest Columnists

Many will celebrate the fall of White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci as a result of his f-bomb dropping interview with the New Yorker magazine. more

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