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CHESTERTOWN | A new center where people in the southern Adirondacks will gather to exercise, socialize and perhaps seek counseling or get connected with various life-enhancing services was launched in an auspicious manner May 8. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A carnival for kids is planned for this Saturday at the Plattsburgh Rec Center. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | A wellness center with workout facilities and fitness training — as well as counseling and other programs that encourage a healthy lifestyle — is soon to be established in the Chester Municipal Center. Read more

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ALBANY | The state Assembly last Wednesday approved a bill that would raise the legal age to purchase tobacco products and e-cigarettes from 18 to 21. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | A new “Chester Wellness Center” featuring workout facilities and training, behavioral health counseling — and various other programs encouraging a healthy lifestyle — may be established in town if... Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County’s Health Department has secured a $250,000 grant from the Adirondack Health Institute designed to improve local access to fresh foods. Read more

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WARREN COUNTY | Spooktacular activities are taking place in the next nine days in northern Warren County, as Halloween festivities are held and children are likely to be decked out in creative costumes for the events in each town. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County has become the latest county in New York state to raise the legal age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | As stakeholders statewide push localities to raise the age to legally purchase tobacco from 18 to 21, Clinton County has not yet voted on the measure. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County Board of Supervisors is bringing the county’s proposed Tobacco 21 law back to a vote. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | As people get older balance seems to diminish, often as leg muscles weaken from lack of exercise. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County Board of Supervisors moved forward Monday on a local law that would raise the purchase age in the county for tobacco from 18 to 21. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | All 11 school districts in Essex County have signed onto the Tobacco 21 initiative. Read more

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Task forces across the state have been mobilizing for the past year to garner support to ban the sale of tobacco products to people under the age of 21. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A new mobile crisis team in Clinton County is ensuring residents have tailored access to mental health services. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | An effort to raise the purchase age of tobacco products from 18 to 21 is gaining momentum within school districts across the Adirondack region. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Representatives from health insurance providers and the healthcare industry were at the North Warren Chamber of Commerce on Oct. 11 to provide information on local healthcare options. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The movement to snuff out adolescent smoking has reached Essex County. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — Repeal of Affordable Care Act would devastate North Country healthcare system, say critics Read more

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