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As a proud Democrat, I was elected to represent St. Albans in the Vermont state legislature for six years, and after that I served as mayor of St. Albans for four years. more

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This is an ongoing argument in response to Mr. R. Barney over liberal welfare benefits, who pays for them and just who is getting same, legally or illegally. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Champlain Valley Educational Services (CVES) is poised to launch a $29.8 million capital plan designed to fund major infrastructure upgrades and allow for the purchase of new property. more

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Recently we’ve all come to believe that as a nation we’ve reached a new low with all the animosity in Washington spilling out into the countryside. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Though budget talks have prevailed nearly non-stop in the City of Plattsburgh for over a year, more formal budget sessions are expected to start this week. more

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QUEENSBURY | Tedra Cobb said her approach to campaigning is the same as it was when she entered the race 14 months ago: more

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LAKE GEORGE | A proposal to permit homeowners to park vehicles in their yards during popular local summer events has been abandoned by village leaders. more

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QUEENSBURY | Tedra Cobb acknowledged it’s uncommon for a politician to tell a crowd she loves them. more

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This space recently shared a local man’s smug, self-congratulatory paean to conservativism. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Clinton County Legislature last month approved a revised occupancy tax law designed to collect revenue from online travel agencies like Airbnb... more

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PLATTSBURGH | City of Plattsburgh Mayor Colin Read has released his budget proposal for the 2019 fiscal year. more

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OK liberal Democrats. Let’s say you’re successful in deposing our president. more

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WARREN COUNTY | Warren County Treasurer Mike Swan has asked the Board of Supervisors to amend its local law to include “short-term vacation rentals,” including Airbnb rentals, among tourist accommodations and to collect occupancy tax. more

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PLATTSBURGH | President Donald Trump announced on Monday the U.S. has tentatively reached a new trade agreement with Mexico and will scrap the North American Free Trade Agreement. more

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PORT HENRY | It’s been a little over a year since the dissolution of the Village of Port Henry, and for the most part life has gone on with little change. more

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AUSABLE | The Town of Ausable will ask for voter approval on a proposed $4.6 million bond to fund a major infrastructure overhaul at the town-owned Keeseville Civic Center. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Once an ally of Gov. Andrew Cuomo, former Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner now wants his job. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Larry Sharpe asks the same question at every campaign stop: more

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SARANAC LAKE | Despite the success of state-sponsored campaigns designed to boost visitation, the state appears to be holding the line on boosting the number of forest rangers. more

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LAKE GEORGE | Mayor Robert Blais’ impression that Lake George is having a banner year has been backed up with some financial statistics favorable to area taxpayers. more

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