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ALBANY | Local National Grid customers will see an 11 percent increase in their electricity and gas rates over the next three years. more

Mar 20, 2018 9:00 AM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh Common Council last Thursday passed a moratorium that will temporarily halt new commercial cryptocurrency operations from moving into the city for the next 18 months. more

Mar 19, 2018 2:00 PM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH | Just hours after the PSC announced it would allow local authorities to charge cryptocurrency miners more for electricity, Plattsburgh Mayor Colin Read warned that the decision doesn’t mark the end of the city’s energy concerns. more

Mar 16, 2018 5:38 PM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH | The state Public Service Commission (PSC) announced on Thursday that it will allow upstate power authorities to impose tariffs on the electricity used by commercial cryptocurrency mining operations. more

Mar 15, 2018 3:57 PM The Sun


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NORTH CREEK | The Town of Johnsburg contains 944 locations that will be addressed as part of the final phase of grant funding in the state’s universal broadband initiative. more

Mar 6, 2018 10:38 AM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH | It’s been one month since the governor doled out $210 million in state grant funds to mop up the final round of the state’s universal broadband project. more

Feb 25, 2018 3:45 PM The Sun


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The state is nearing the end of its four-year quest to provide universal broadband by the end of 2018. more

Feb 7, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials


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WILMINGTON | The state announced $103 million in funding to provide broadband for the North Country last week. more

Feb 6, 2018 7:45 AM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH | The state has announced $100 million in funding to provide broadband for underserved North Country communities. more

Jan 31, 2018 3:21 PM The Sun

On Nov. 14, the Vermont Marijuana Commission met and the chair of the Highway Safety Subcommittee, Commissioner of Public Safety Thomas Anderson, and Dr. Mark Levine, chair of the Education and Prevention subcommittee, reported for their committees. more

Nov 21, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor


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ALBANY | Charter Communications will forgo $13 million in state reimbursements after failing to build out their cable network as required as part of last year’s merger with Time Warner Cable. more

Sep 20, 2017 2:50 PM The Sun


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ALBANY | Starting Aug. 19, North Country residents will need to dial 10 numbers to make a call. more

Aug 15, 2017 4:00 PM The Sun 1 Comments


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LAKE PLACID — National Grid wants to increase residential gas and electricity delivery rates by double-digits. more

Aug 1, 2017 10:30 AM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — A local nonprofit is ringing the bell to ensure some of the Adirondack Park’s most remote homes will benefit from state efforts to expand broadband service. more

Jul 11, 2017 1:00 PM , The Sun


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LAKE PLACID — The long road to universal broadband coverage in the state begins and ends in Lake Placid. more

Apr 11, 2017 9:15 PM The Sun


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BEEKMANTOWN — The New York Public Service Commission recently signed off on an application to start construction on the Vermont Green Line project. more

Mar 29, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

After just six months, a bipartisan consensus within New York has emerged that Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Clean Energy Standard (CES) plan is a policy and political disaster. more

Feb 21, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 2 Comments


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CROWN POINT – After August, northeastern New York will have a new area code overlaid on the existing 518. more

Feb 19, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun


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ROUSES POINT — The company’s departure will result in a $1.2 million loss in electricity revenues more

Feb 15, 2017 7:00 AM The Sun

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MORIAH – Blown streetlights in Moriah and Port Henry are getting some attention from the Moriah Town Council. more

Feb 14, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

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