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PLATTSBURGH | Mexico and Canada have been exempted from the stiff penalties of 25 percent on steel and 10 percent on aluminum, a measure cheered by the North Country Chamber of Commerce. more

Mar 9, 2018 10:07 AM The Sun 1 Comments


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WASHINGTON, D.C. | As threats of a trade war loom on the horizon, Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) has sharply criticized the president’s proposed tariffs on imported steel and aluminum. more

Mar 7, 2018 11:05 AM The Sun 2 Comments


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PLATTSBURGH | The North Country Chamber of Commerce has released its annual survey of businesses. more

Feb 5, 2018 4:00 PM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH | Businesses throughout the region are more confident than ever that the area’s economy is on the rise. more

Feb 5, 2018 3:00 PM The Sun

PLATTSBURGH | Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed into a law a bill that would require the purchase of American-made steel and iron products for state road and bridge projects over $1 million. more

Jan 3, 2018 11:00 AM The Sun


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MIDDLEBURY | Gov. Phil Scott’s administration and the Vermont Student Assistance Corporation have launched an ambitious plan to get Vermonters educated and trained for 21st century jobs by the year 2025. more

Dec 19, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle


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CHESTERTOWN | Trying to find a tradesman in the Adirondacks is getting to be more of a challenge than some residents would like. more

Dec 7, 2017 11:00 AM The Sun


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VAUDREUIL-DORION, QUEBEC | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) brought some comfort to a group of business leaders during a joint meeting between the North Country Chamber of Commerce and a pair of Canadian chambers on Monday. more

Nov 21, 2017 3:34 PM The Sun


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In the case of Vermont’s famous Smugglers Notch, you can credit U.S. President Thomas Jefferson for (indirectly) naming the famous, canyon-like feature. more

Oct 6, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle


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PLATTSBURGH — Ahead of North American Free Trade Agreement negotiations, local officials are lining up to congratulate the new U.S. ambassador to Canada. more

Aug 9, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun


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PERU — Phyllis Yaffe, Consul General of Canada in New York, reassures locals that trade relations remain strong more

Mar 21, 2017 4:00 PM The Sun

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Final showdown sees candidates offer sharp contrasts as they try to close the deal just two weeks before election day more

Oct 25, 2016 12:03 PM The Sun


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First debate a sedate affair that sees candidates discussing trade, economy, veterans issues — and creepy clowns more

Oct 11, 2016 10:26 AM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH — The Trans-Pacific Partnership has emerged as a central issue in New York’s 21st Congressional District. more

Jul 25, 2016 8:12 PM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH — A local woman is pushing for the city to become a Trans-Pacific Partnership-free zone. more

Mar 15, 2016 11:45 AM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH — As part of the activities organized to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Québec Government Office in New York... more

Mar 13, 2016 7:00 AM The Sun

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