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PLATTSBURGH | Officials from the local business, government, education, health and law enforcement sectors are teaming up on a new housing and lifeskills campus on the former U.S.Air Force Base. more

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TICONDEROGA | The Substance Abuse Prevention Team of Essex County has received a $1,000 grant from the Evergreen Fund of the Adirondack Foundation. more

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Neighbors Addressing Drug Abuse coalition will host a substance-free Community Game Night on St. Patrick’s Day in support of recovery from substance-dependency. more

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SARANAC LAKE | The St. Joseph’s Addiction Recovery Center, a Saranac Lake-based substance abuse treatment facility, was awarded $450,000 from the state Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services last week. more

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Opiates continue to have the country in a chokehold. more

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PLATTSBURGH | A new mobile crisis team in Clinton County is ensuring residents have tailored access to mental health services. more

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LEWIS | People aren’t always at their best during encounters with law enforcement. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Clinton County District Attorney Andrew Wylie has always been a college football fan. more

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PLATTSBURGH | It was not the time he spent as a high school standout, a front-runner for the 1998 Heisman Trophy, or even the poor performance in the NFL that landed Ryan Leaf in a prison cell for 32 months. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Two local mental health organizations will merge this fall. more

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It’s been a tragic year for rock and roll fans. more

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PLATTSBURGH — The fight to combat the North Country’s opiate crisis has gone digital. more

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PLATTSBURGH — The Champlain Valley Family Center has big plans for their summer prevention program. more

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PLATTSBURGH — Increasing education, reducing stigma top priorities, says Clinton County coalition more

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PLATTSBURGH — Call them the hidden homeless — the 100 individuals and families in Clinton County that live in local motels. more

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PLATTSBURGH — Social service agencies across the Tri-County region are desperately searching for foster families to take in the influx of children entering the system. more

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PLATTSBURGH — Last Tuesday, Marilyn Morey stood on stage at the Strand Center Theater and asked the audience three questions. more

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Several weeks ago I wrote about freedom being a choice. more

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PLATTSBURGH — Take a calming breath because yoga is coming to the Champlain Valley Family Center. more

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LAKE PLACID — A state task force is poised to deliver a series of legislative proposals to combat the state’s heroin epidemic as early as Wednesday. more

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