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HORICON | Voters have approved a constitutional amendment to create a land bank in the Adirondacks and Catskills that will aid localities in public works projects on state Forest Preserve. more

Nov 15, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A congressional candidate is calling for federal authorities to investigate the plan by a railroad company to store unused rail cars on 22 miles of tracks within the Adirondack Park. more

Nov 14, 2017 9:30 AM The Sun 1 Comments

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MINERVA | The first rail cars arrived in the central Adirondacks last week, slowly snaking their way along the Boreas River before eventually stopping on the track north of North Club Woods Road in Minerva. more

Oct 24, 2017 1:00 PM , The Sun

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

Oct 17, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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Two years after first being proposed, plans by the Saratoga & North Creek Railway to store unused train cars on state land in the southern Adirondacks has reignited controversy. more

Oct 11, 2017 7:00 AM Editorials 1 Comments

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NORTH CREEK | Hundreds of railcars are making their way to the Adirondack Park for long-term storage. more

Oct 3, 2017 7:30 AM The Sun 1 Comments

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Jul 20, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

PLATTSBURGH — Voters in November will decide if the state should create a land bank to aid municipalities with routine infrastructure and communications projects on state land. more

Jul 3, 2017 3:00 PM The Sun

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LAKE PLACID — Details are emerging over the proposed land bank that would allow localities access to state land to facilitate infrastructure projects on Forest Preserve without amending the state constitution. more

Apr 13, 2017 7:15 AM The Sun 1 Comments

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RAY BROOK — Legal arguments contending the fate of Class II Community Connector snowmobile trails will go to trial on March 1. more

Feb 7, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

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SCHROON LAKE — Following contentious public hearing process, Adirondack Park stakeholders discuss what comes next more

Feb 7, 2017 7:57 AM The Sun

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ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo is thinking green. more

Jan 17, 2017 10:35 AM The Sun

SARANAC LAKE — About two dozen people offered comments at a public information session looking at Saranac Resort LLC plans to build a hotel on Lake Flower. more

Jan 11, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN — With just weeks until president-elect Donald Trump takes office, environmental groups in the Adirondack Park are expressing concerns over an administration they fear may be hostile to the environment. more

Jan 10, 2017 9:05 AM The Sun

INLET — A injunction that stopped tree cutting along the Class II Community Connector snowmobile trail between Raquette Lake and Indian Lake remains in force as courts await decisions on appeal. more

Jan 6, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

RAY BROOK — Appellate Court ordered second injunction last Friday, pending decision in Albany Supreme Court more

Aug 23, 2016 3:30 PM The Sun 1 Comments

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The change to the New York State Constitution allowing for a land swap with NYCO Minerals, Inc. has been challenged by a green group. more

Aug 5, 2015 11:00 AM The Sun

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