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MIDDLEBURY | Several outspoken Addison County residents, who attended an Ethan Allen Institute (EAI) presentation about a new, proposed Vermont carbon tax, expressed their displeasure with the so-called ESSEX Plan... more

Jan 16, 2018 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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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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PLATTSBURGH | As budget season gets underway, state Senate Republicans are proposing a series of tax cuts designed to reduce the high tax burden they say is causing people to flee the state in droves. more

Jan 15, 2018 1:30 PM The Sun

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For the past year, Gov. Andrew Cuomo has been on a warpath, leading a crusade against what he views as a “federal assault” on health care, the environment and social justice issues. more

Jan 10, 2018 7:00 AM Editorials

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh is hiring a legal team to drill down into what city officials allege is a discrepancy in the renegotiation of a payment in lieu of taxes agreement between Saranac Power Partners and the Town of Plattsburgh. more

Jan 9, 2018 12:00 PM The Sun

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DANNEMORA | The Town of Dannemora has been knocked in an audit by the state Comptroller’s Office for improper accounting. more

Jan 4, 2018 10:00 AM The Sun

QUEENSBURY | Town clerks across northern Warren County were busier than ever in their last few days of 2017 as they processed property tax prepayments for people seeking relief on their 2017 federal income taxes. more

Jan 3, 2018 3:00 PM The Sun

I very much enjoy your newspaper and editorials, but I find myself greatly disagreeing with your editorial of Dec.27, wherein you take to task Plattsburgh Mayor Colin Read for his remarks thought to be off the record but ... more

Jan 3, 2018 12:00 PM Guest Columnists

ELIZABETHTOWN | New Yorkers gained a new safety net on Jan. 1. more

Jan 2, 2018 3:20 PM The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The woman’s voice was pleasant, but her tone was threatening. more

Dec 20, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun 1 Comments

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PLATTSBURGH | The county’s 2018 budget was adopted last week. more

Dec 20, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

Low energy prices have helped lead the United States to its 101st consecutive month of economic recovery, the third longest in history, Vermont State Economist Tom Kavet on Nov. 30 told a one-day gathering of the Vermont Legislature. more

Dec 19, 2017 12:00 PM The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) is a “no” on the tax reform bill. more

Dec 19, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun 1 Comments

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WHALLONSBURG | A gulf has emerged between Rep. Elise Stefanik and the young farmers revitalizing farms across the Champlain Valley, including in her adopted hometown of Willsboro. more

Dec 19, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun 1 Comments

The Wall Street Journal recently looked at IRS data and noticed “an accelerating flight from high-tax states.” more

Dec 16, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A week after a trio of landowners expressed concern over the Nov. 29 tax sale held by Essex County, members of the Board of Supervisors held a special meeting Dec. 11 to address the matter. more

Dec 14, 2017 2:00 PM The Sun

RAY BROOK | A state Supreme Court judge denied Protect the Adirondack’s 2013 legal challenge that halted construction of Class II Community Connector trails in the Adirondack Park. more

Dec 13, 2017 10:35 AM The Sun

When I need advice, I assemble a number of very thoughtful people who I know have a great diversity of perspectives. more

Dec 13, 2017 7:00 AM Guest Columnists

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PLATTSBURGH | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) has co-signed a letter expressing concern over drilling in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR). more

Dec 12, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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SARANAC | The Saranac Town Board last month adopted a budget for 2018. more

Dec 8, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

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