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INDIAN LAKE | The American Quadrathlon Association is working out the final details of the first quadrathlon to be held in the United States, which is scheduled to be held June 16 in Indian Lake. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Volunteer animal rescue group Animal Rescue and Welfare Services (ARWS) last week requested $3,000 from the City of Plattsburgh to help fund their efforts to contain and care for the city’s feral cat population. more

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PLATTSBURGH | While Barrie Finnegan said it was a bittersweet day as the North Country Honor Flight ended their partnership with one last flight on PenAir May 19, the program looks to be ready to operate a flight in September. more

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ELLENBURG | It was 30 minutes to showtime. At the door, dressed in a blue Builder’s Club t-shirt, 14 year old Elyse Hogan manned the ticket table. more

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MORIAH | The Town of Moriah’s Iron Center Museum needs volunteers for the coming season. more

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MORIAH | Moriah Central School student Jay Strieble did his senior project helping the Town of Moriah Food Pantry. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Billy Jones traded in his suit and tie for slacks and a pair of boots on Saturday morning. Alongside nearly 600 volunteers across the tri-county region, the state assemblyman spent the day doing volunteer work as part of the United Way more

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Chilson Volunteer Fire Department will promote RecruitNY this year with a free pancake breakfast on Saturday, April 21 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Chilson Community House at 60 Putts Pond Road. more

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PERU | Stephanie Mitchell moved to the Adirondacks recently because of the environmental appeal. It wasn’t long before she got involved in politics. more

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Rutland Regional Medical Center is the largest employer in Rutland County with over 1,700 employees and more than 300 volunteers.  How is it that a large company has such high employee retention? more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | AuSable Echoes 4-H Club member Conor Bushey was honored for exemplary volunteer service with a President’s Volunteer Service Award presented at an Essex County Board of Supervisors meeting. more

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Is it a phrase that just sounds good or is it a life we all try to live? more

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LAKE GEORGE | A new program is seeking volunteers to help community members become more financially independent. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | After months of forums, fundraisers, meet and greets and rubber chicken dinners, the race for New York’s 21st Congressional District has entered a new phase with measurable, concrete benchmarks. more

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TICONDEROGA | People going to the After Hours Networking Mixer at Ticonderoga Volunteer Fire Department will be treated to a tour of the Hall of Flame there. more

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MIDDLEBURY | President Donald Trump isn’t the only politician under a cloud of foreign collusion. more

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Champlain Valley North volunteer leaders, Mary Sherman and Tracey Towers, attended the Fresh Air Fund’s annual Friendly Towns Leadership Conference in New York City last week. more

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ESSEX | As students calculated and programmed information into their robotic vehicles, a familiar face was there to help them on their way. more

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HORICON | A North Warren EMS board member has been updating towns that support the North Warren EMS saying there is a need to have board members who are able to attend meetings in order to take care of business. more

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LAKE GEORGE | Several hundred area citizens are expected to attend an upcoming benefit concert to raise money towards medical expenses of John Cocozza-Hill, a local firefighter and municipal employee who is enduring kidney disease. more

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