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BEEKMANTOWN | Seventh graders at Beekmantown Central School this week learned one of their first lessons of the school year: not all heroes wear capes. more

Sep 15, 2017 12:00 PM The Sun

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KEENE — A Vietnam War veteran, a local herbalist and business owner, and a longtime Adirondack environmentalist all returned recently from wintry, wind-blown plains at Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota. more

Apr 6, 2017 9:00 AM The Sun

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WESTPORT — Students met and learned a lot from three World War II veterans who visited their history classes last week. more

Mar 14, 2017 1:00 PM The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — The North Country Honor flight completed another year of honoring local veterans. more

Dec 12, 2016 9:00 AM The Sun

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CHESTERTOWN — Paying solemn respects to those who’ve served their nation in the military, hundreds of people gathered Nov. 12 in front of the Chester Town Hall to participate in the town’s annual Veterans Day ceremony. more

Nov 16, 2016 1:00 PM The Sun

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TICONDEROGA – People want to know more about the 18th century commando group called Rogers’ Rangers. more

Nov 1, 2016 6:00 AM The Sun

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BOLTON LANDING — Several dozen more residents of the town of Bolton are now publicly commemorated — for generations to come — hailing their service to the nation. more

Oct 14, 2016 6:00 AM The Sun

Charles Mazurowski, former supervisor and World War II veteran, passed away Sept. 10 more

Sep 14, 2016 10:15 AM The Sun

I find responding to Joe’s attack regarding Trump’s Lie’s in your Sept. 3rd edition difficult. more

Sep 13, 2016 7:00 AM Letters to the Editor

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TICONDEROGA – Charles “Gusher” Smith of Ticonderoga is being remembered as a civic leader and a devoted advocate of the Boy Scouts of America who almost single-handedly kept scouting alive for decades in his hometown. more

Sep 8, 2016 7:00 AM The Sun

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SCHROON – World War II veteran Madeline Sipe, who served in the U.S. Army, was the top collector of donations for the new Schroon Veterans Memorial. more

Aug 6, 2016 9:00 AM The Sun

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MINEVILLE — Hundreds of motorcycles filled Mineville’s main street Saturday as the annual Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association Ghost Ride came to Raymond “Buzz” Wright Park. more

Jul 21, 2016 8:00 AM The Sun 1 Comments

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CUMBERLAND HEAD — North Country Honor Flight processions are a staple of summer. more

Jul 14, 2016 10:00 AM The Sun

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MINERVA— The current push to identify every veteran from every war connected with the town of Minerva led to the discovery of five living WWII veterans, along with a new tradition in the making. more

Jul 12, 2016 5:00 PM The Sun

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CHESTERTOWN — Plans are underway to renovate a veterans headquarters in Chestertown, and a fund drive to raise money to accomplish the work is being launched this weekend. more

Jul 6, 2016 4:00 PM The Sun

Thanks to the educational Voice of America and the BBC we had in Europe during WWII. more

Jun 16, 2016 12:00 PM Letters to the Editor

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POTTERSVILLE — Patriotism flourished May 30 in northern Warren County as the municipalities of Chester, Horicon, Pottersville and Adirondack celebrated Memorial Day. more

Jun 2, 2016 6:30 AM The Sun

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WARRENSBURG —In a new twist to an age-old local community tradition, vintage military vehicles and equipment were highlighted in this year’s edition of the Warrensburg Memorial Day parade. more

Jun 1, 2016 2:00 PM The Sun

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Traveling physician Daniel Way has spent years administering to patients in the central Adirondacks more

May 25, 2016 7:00 PM The Sun

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BOLTON — The Veterans’ Memorial in the center of town is looking better and brighter and after a week-long restoration completed earlier this month. more

May 21, 2016 7:00 AM The Sun

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