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TICONDEROGA | The recent North Country Algal Blooms Summit in Ticonderoga was part of a $65 million initiative to understand and prevent the growth of summer algae blooms. more

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Despite snow blanketing the North Country in March, spring is near and many of us here in New York are preparing for the return of migratory birds... more

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TICONDEROGA | Experts briefed state and local officials last week in Syracuse on harmful algal blooms. more

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RAY BROOK | Adirondack Park Agency commissioners took a first look at proposed changes to the definition, management and use of Adirondack Park State Land “Travel Corridors.” more

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BLACK BROOK | U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer and U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand last month announced $30,000 in federal assistance for the Town of Black Brook. more

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The warm sun beat down on my arm as it hung out the window. more

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MIDDLEBURY | The Middlebury Selectboard recently authorized Town Manager Kathleen Ramsay to sign an engineering services agreement with Dufresne Group for the preparation of a water model and calibration report for the Middlebury water system... more

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As you go about your day, it’s likely you pass a farm – or two or more – along the way. Hidden in hamlets and stretched out in the valleys, Vermont’s farms are part of our daily lives. more

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BEEKMANTOWN | The Clinton County Health Department is coming to your door, and they bring good tidings of a community made safe through attention to first aid, fire prevention, air and water quality. more

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KEENE | The Town of Keene will have a new salt shed thanks to the state Regional Economic Development Council (REDC). more

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LAKE GEORGE | Efforts to preserve, promote and protect Lake George are the focus of 10 of the state’s Regional Economic Development Awards announced Dec. 13 by Gov. Cuomo. more

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PLATTSBURGH | The state has allocated $32 million in grants to Adirondack communities for wastewater infrastructure and drinking water projects since 2015. more

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MONTPELIER | The Act 73 Working Group released its recommendations last week for long-term water quality funding to meet the state’s clean water goals. more

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Officials wary of scaling back plans more

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PLATTSBURGH | Le Ly Hayslip was just a kid when war upended her tranquil existence in central Vietnam. more

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TICONDEROGA | The Town of Ticonderoga has recently begun construction on its combined sanitary and stormwater sewer collection and treatment system. more

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CHAMPLAIN | Work has been completed on the Town of Champlain’s new salt storage facility. more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | Scientific evidence is mounting on the impacts of road salt on Adirondack lakes and watersheds. more

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LAKE GEORGE | Municipal sewer lines in Lake George should be extended northward to serve dozens of homeowners and businesses, a half dozen town residents told the town board at their September meeting. more

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LAKE GEORGE | Declaring their intent to protect Lake George’s environment, the Lake George Town Board recently established a new law banning hydraulic fracturing in town. more

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