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JOHNSBURG | The Johnsburg Town Board has voted unanimously to oppose a plan contained within the executive budget proposal to change how the state pays municipal property taxes on its vast land holdings. more

Mar 15, 2018 9:00 AM The Sun

I am writing to publicly declare my support for our library, and for all the libraries in New York state. more

Jan 19, 2018 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 2 Comments


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ALBANY | Gov. Andrew Cuomo has introduced a budget he said is the most challenging since 2011. more

Jan 17, 2018 10:37 AM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH | Forestry associations, environmental groups and state lawmakers are asking the governor to prioritize reform of a program designed to preserve timberlands by giving private forest owners tax breaks and other incentives. more

Jan 16, 2018 10:09 AM The Sun

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FERRISBURGH — Vermont’s two top Republican leaders joined the party faithful at an ice cream social at the River’s Edge Campground along the Otter Creek in Ferrisburgh last Wednesday. more

Jul 3, 2017 2:30 PM The Vermont Eagle


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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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Local government has always been this governor’s foil. more

Apr 19, 2017 6:00 AM Editorials


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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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“I’ve invested more in upstate and northern New York than any governor in the history of the state of New York, and I am proud of it — period,” says Cuomo more

Apr 14, 2017 11:58 AM 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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ELIZABETHTOWN — Gov. Andrew Cuomo said in January he wanted local governments to put together shared service plans and hold public referendums designed to further reduce property taxes. more

Apr 11, 2017 8:51 AM The Sun

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