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PLATTSBURGH | Thomas O’Keefe hadn’t been feeling well when he left for a business trip to Washington, D.C., last summer. Read more

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AU SABLE FORKS | The fire department will donate all proceeds from their Feb. 2 Big Breakfast Benefit to Craig Scholl as he now recovers from successful kidney surgery in Maryland and gears up for further treatment and expensive travel costs. Read more

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GRANVILLE | On Jan. 5, at approximately 4:38 p.m., 911 operators received a call regarding a residential fire at 210 Post Office Hill Rd. in the town of Granville, Vermont. Read more

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BRISTOL | As the investigation continues into the Dec. 3 shooting that involved two state troopers, Vermont State Police officials are identifying the man who was shot as Greg West, 28, of Bristol. Read more

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ESSEX | The Town of Essex has been experiencing phone service issues in recent weeks that have resulted in several residents without phone service for an extended duration of time. Read more

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CADYVILLE | New York State Police are investigating a death on Gougeville Springs Road in Cadyville. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | A Ticonderoga family was displaced by an electrical fire at their Park Avenue home on Nov. 7. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | A woman who has been approaching children and taking photos and videos of them recently around Johnsburg Central School — as well as in stores in other area communities — has prompted officials of the school to cancel after-school... Read more

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RUTLAND | Vermont Department of Health officials began warning people who use street drugs to seek a supply of the overdose “reversal” drug naloxone (commercially known as Narcan). Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A tape of the emergency 911 call placed after a shooting at the Adirondack Eagles Club in Moriah last April was played in court Friday. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | LifeNet of New York, an Air Methods program, has been serving communities throughout New York, Vermont, Massachusetts and beyond for over 25 years. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | With the state nearing the home stretch on its universal broadband project, state Sen. Betty Little and Assemblymen Billy Jones and Dan Stec are pivoting to ensure better cell phone reception for local visitors and residents. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Residents of Ticonderoga should make sure their house numbers are prominently displayed in case emergency services are needed, town officials say. Read more

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PITTSFORD | An 89-year-old pilot didn’t make it to the Middlebury State Airport en route from his home in Windsor, Mass., via the airport at Pittsfield, Mass. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County Jail is getting a big electronics upgrade intended to make the operation more efficient and safe. Read more

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I am writing to alert Westport and Wadhams residents to the crippling personnel shortage threatening the town’s volunteer ambulance squad. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | A broken propane tank valve forced evacuation of several homes on Baldwin Road in Ticonderoga Sunday night. Read more

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RUTLAND | On Oct. 7, at approximately 11:03 p.m., the Rutland City Fire Department responded to a reported structure fire at 31 East St. in Rutland City. Read more

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CHITTENDEN | On Sept. 19 at approximately 6:59 p.m., a Vermont State Police dispatcher received a 911 call reporting a violation of an abuse prevention order (APO) in the town of Chittenden. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County EMS Strategic Plan just released would initially coordinate more mutual aid between ambulance squads and support that with a countywide state ambulance operating certificate. Read more

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