LAKE GEORGE | The pending proposal to purchase a new aerial fire truck was raised again at the Feb. 12 Lake George Village Board meeting, following a public informational meeting six days earlier when the controversial idea appeared... more

Mar 15, 2018 1:00 PM The Sun


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The warm sun beat down on my arm as it hung out the window. more

Feb 28, 2018 12:00 PM Community Columnists


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KEENE | The Town of Keene will have a new salt shed thanks to the state Regional Economic Development Council (REDC). more

Jan 10, 2018 12:00 PM The Sun


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SHELBURNE | When it comes to controlling road-salt shipments via rail, along with purported threats to the local environment, Shelburne town officials lost their fight against Vermont Railway last week. more

Dec 24, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle


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WASHINGTON, D.C. | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) has been named Fox News Sunday’s "Power Player of the Week.” more

Nov 19, 2017 6:08 PM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) has broken with her party on a major 2018 budget resolution vote. more

Oct 31, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun 1 Comments


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PLATTSBURGH | As Congress digs into tax reform this fall, the state and local tax deduction has left New York politicians rattled. more

Oct 25, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun


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CHAMPLAIN | Work has been completed on the Town of Champlain’s new salt storage facility. more

Oct 12, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun


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TICONDEROGA | Scientific evidence is mounting on the impacts of road salt on Adirondack lakes and watersheds. more

Oct 10, 2017 12:50 PM The Sun

CHESTERTOWN | The Loon Lake Park District Association has concerns about the behavior of motor vessel operators, John Nick told the Chester Town Board last week. more

Aug 16, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun

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THURMAN — Engineering Tom Suosso of Cedarwood Engineering was Johnny-on-the-spot at two town board meetings beginning a half hour apart, July 11, updating the communities on their respective water projects. more

Jul 27, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun


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THURMAN — The Town of Thurman called a special emergency meeting for Thursday, June 15 to authorize a $5,500 change order for the alternate water supply project. more

Jun 21, 2017 3:00 PM The Sun


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THURMAN — The Town of Thurman has started a project on June 12 which will restore water to five properties where wells were affected by road salt being stored by the town. more

Jun 15, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun 1 Comments


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BEEKMANTOWN —  The state Department of Environmental Conservation has approved Beekmantown’s plan to remediate salt issues at the properties located near the town’s municipal salt storage area. more

Jun 13, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun


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LAKE PLACID — With the last remnants of snow fading from view, a local coalition still has road salt on the brain. more

Jun 6, 2017 9:30 AM The Sun


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BEEKMANTOWN — Residents are continuing to await state approval of a plan that would remediate salt contamination issues that have tainted their water supplies. more

Apr 27, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH — State Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) briefed residents and officials on the state budget at a breakfast session last week. more

Apr 25, 2017 12:30 PM The Sun


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ELIZABETHTOWN — County applauds clean water and infrastructure funding, but wary over unfunded mandates — including consolidation proposal more

Apr 18, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun


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BEEKMANTOWN — An engineering firm studying why salt is contaminating local wells has delivered their report to the state. more

Mar 1, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun


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SARANAC — Town and county officials are working with the state to solve well contamination issues in Moffitsville. more

Feb 15, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

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