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LEWIS | Cornell Cooperative Extension of Essex and Franklin Counties has welcomed into the fold a new executive director after nearly a year of running with an interim director. Read more

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PORT HENRY | AdkAction and Mountain Lake Services will open a farm store in Port Henry in July, selling local and regional produce, bread, meat, eggs, dairy and value-added products in the Mountain Weavers Guild storefront on Main Street... Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County WIC Program hosted a new event - Food and Fun Friday - at its Elizabethtown location on Water Street on the Public Health building lawn May 31. Read more

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GABRIELS | Hundreds of cyclists and supporters will gather Sept. 29 at Tucker Farms in Gabriels for the fourth-annual Bike the Barns. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The Adirondacks treasures its mom and pop businesses, but when mom and/or pop decide to call it a career and hang out a “for sale” sign, the business, no matter how cherished it has been in the community, doesn’t always survive. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | A consulting firm is seeking public input on proposed updates to signage along the Central Adirondack Trail Scenic Byway, a stretch of recreational trail that runs through Route 28 and along the Hudson River watershed. Read more

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SARANAC LAKE | With over 10,000 business owners in the North Country nearing retirement, the Adirondack North Country Center for Businesses in Transition — a collaboration of regional organizations and leaders... Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Emily Martz has spent months on the road campaigning for the 45th Senate District. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | State Sen. Betty Little (R-Queensbury) could face as many as three challengers this November as she defends her seat for a ninth term. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) announced the allocation of $1.46 million in funding for five projects across the North Country on Thursday. Read more

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We encountered a fleeting phenomenon last week: Read more

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LOWVILLE | Anyone who’s been following the Democratic primary contest for New York’s 21st Congressional District has probably heard Emily Martz refer to a chainsaw carver from Lowville. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Following in the City of Plattsburgh’s footsteps, the Village of Rouses Point has voted to impose a two-year ban on cryptocurrency, blockchain and similar data mining operations. Read more

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SARANAC LAKE | U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) is proposing legislation to make it easier for small businesses to craft employee-owned stock ownership plans, or ESOPs, a measure the lawmaker says will stave off possible disruptions in... Read more

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TUPPER LAKE | Access to local farm products, distribution and fair pricing are critical to maintaining Adirondack food supply lines. Read more

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WILLSBORO | A long-shuttered grocery store in downtown Willsboro will see new life as part of a collaborative project between the town, the Nature Conservancy and a start-up makerspace project. Read more

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A new economic profile of the North Country contains few surprises. Read more

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WHALLONSBURG | For the second year, a local cycling tour will showcase some of the best local agriculture has to offer. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Two days after the election that swept President Donald Trump into office, Emily Martz went on her morning jog in Saranac Lake. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Town of Plattsburgh has been named the county’s first state-designated Clean Energy Community. Read more

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