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ALBANY | Two state police helicopter pilots earned New York’s newly minted Lifesaving Award for the harrowing helicopter rescue of two young hikers who got lost in whiteout on Algonquin Peak in December 2016. more

Mar 8, 2018 10:00 AM The Sun


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CHESTERTOWN | “Everybody talks about the weather, but nobody does anything about it.” more

Feb 21, 2018 2:00 PM The Sun


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RUTLAND | Rutland City Police Department K9’s King Cobalt and King Jagger told us it’s going to be 32 degrees above zero for a few days. more

Jan 17, 2018 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle


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INDIAN LAKE | The recent cold snap might be a problem for some, what with stocking up on firewood, cold-starting cars, and the necessity of salt-covered roads. more

Jan 4, 2018 12:00 PM The Sun

This is my first winter in the Adirondacks, and Monday’s snow flurries were a kind of harbinger of things to come. more

Nov 15, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists


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Despite a brief delay following last week’s violent windstorm event, workers continued excavation work to install the Vermont Gas natural gas pipeline along South Street north of the UVM Porter Medical Center. more

Nov 10, 2017 9:00 AM The Vermont Eagle


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MIDDLEBURY | Five days after the unprecedented windstorm of Oct. 29-30, progress continued at a steady clip with an additional 100 lineworkers joining the response from New York, New England and Pennsylvania. more

Nov 6, 2017 2:00 PM The Vermont Eagle


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MIDDLEBURY | A storm front hundreds of miles in length, stretching from Pennsylvania through Quebec converged with a tropical disturbance, as it passed off the New England coast Sunday night. more

Oct 30, 2017 1:46 PM The Vermont Eagle


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

Oct 10, 2017 12:50 PM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh City Beach has seen a decline in visitors to the tune of over 4,000 people so far this year. more

Aug 30, 2017 10:00 AM The Sun


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WESTPORT | A Saturday which drew three times as many patrons helped springboard the 169th Essex County Fair into a successful venture in 2017. more

Aug 22, 2017 4:30 PM The Sun

This letter is in response to the letters sent to the editor by Hans Kurr. more

Jul 21, 2017 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor 2 Comments

June 2017 will be remembered as a month with a seemingly endless string of rainy days, where measurable precipitation fell on 13 of the last 15 days of the month. more

Jul 19, 2017 1:42 PM Community Columnists


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PLATTSBURGH — The city wasn’t graced with a sunny Mayor’s Cup again this year. more

Jul 11, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY – Last weekend’s rain storms took their toll on the region with some scenes reminiscent of Tropical Storm Irene in August 2011. more

Jul 3, 2017 10:34 AM The Vermont Eagle

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RAY BROOK — The Adirondack Park Agency took the unusual step of weighing in on current affairs last month when they approved a resolution opposing the United States’ withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement. more

Jun 30, 2017 8:00 AM The Sun 1 Comments


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ELIZABETHTOWN — There are many elements of disaster preparedness that most people wouldn’t think about every day. more

Jun 15, 2017 6:00 AM The Sun

May 2017 will be remembered as a very rainy and cool month, although not as cool as indicated by the average temperature. more

Jun 7, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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MIDDLEBURY - Middlebury resident Wendy Edwards shared her photograph of May 9 showing aspen and ash trees leafing out, with snow on mountain-all pictured together. more

May 10, 2017 3:40 PM The Vermont Eagle


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April 2017 was a much warmer than normal month with very many rainy days. more

May 10, 2017 12:00 PM Community Columnists

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