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WARRENSBURG | Town officials are exploring the potential of expanding the hamlet of Warrensburg, which has been its present size for many decades. Read more

The Sun

There is an old adage that when we die, we will hopefully go to heaven, and there to greet us will be all of our loved ones that ventured there before us. My number one choice would be to finally be in the spiritual presence of Seneca Ray Stoddard... Read more

Community Columnists

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ELIZABETHTOWN | For a half-century, climbers of “trailless” mountains in the High Peaks could usually, but not always, find a metal cylinder strapped to a tree with the name of the corresponding peak stenciled on the side. Read more

The Sun

I would like to comment on the article (“Towns angry over suit,” Feb. 2 edition) that the towns were angry over a lawsuit filed by two environmental groups intended to prevent the state from building a 140-foot bridge. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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RAY BROOK | The state and a coalition of partners are rolling out a new effort to reduce the number of backcountry search and rescue operations in the Adirondacks. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Local businesses remain confident that the area’s economy is growing. Read more

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KEENE | A prominent New Jersey artist whose work was well-known in the Adirondack region has died, according to his son-in-law. Read more

The Sun

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MINERVA | When people grumble about land being added to the state Forest Preserve, boatbuilder Peter Hornbeck likes to remind them that it’s the protected lands that drive much of the local economy. Read more

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NORTH HUDSON | One of the most visible artifacts of the former Frontier Town theme park has been sold. Read more

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ALBANY | Gov. Andrew Cuomo is going big with this executive budget proposal this year. Read more

The Sun

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Scores of Frontier subscribers have reached out to the Sun over the past two years to detail concerns over sputtering broadband and phone service. Read more

Editorials

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JAY | Popping up along the East Branch of the Ausable River between the majestic mountains of Jay and Whiteface is a cluster of conical, 2,000-foot prominences that are too big to be called hills, but too small to be called mountains. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | Johnsburg’s designation as a federal Opportunity Zone is expected to brighten the town’s long-term economic prospects, local officials said. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Stephanie Greineder of southern Pennsylvania stood in the new $22 million Adirondacks Welcome Center on its opening day last Thursday and watched a wall-sized video depicting people enjoying various attractions the area offers. Read more

The Sun

TICONDEROGA | As brands go, the Adirondack Park has through the years been a tad nondescript. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Leaves have already started changing in the Adirondacks, paving the way for the rest of the state. Read more

The Sun

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Cynthia Nixon squared off in their first and only debate last week ahead of the Democratic primary contest on Sept. 13. Read more

Editorials

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SARANAC LAKE | Despite the success of state-sponsored campaigns designed to boost visitation, the state appears to be holding the line on boosting the number of forest rangers. Read more

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LAKE CLEAR | Environmental groups are continuing to sound the alarm on what rollbacks of the Clean Power Plan may mean for the Adirondack Park. Read more

The Sun

This is in response to the letter from Art Summers in the July 14 paper. Read more

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