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ALBANY | Jacob Nolan’s 221st career win was the one he has been waiting his whole life for. Read more

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ALBANY | Citing a decline in the state’s crime rate and prison population, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Feb. 15 that his administration plans to direct the shuttering of up to three state correctional facilities this year. Read more

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ALBANY | Six athletes from Warren County were awarded at-large bids last week for the state wrestling tournament, set for Friday, Feb. 22, and Saturday, Feb. 23, at the Times Union Arena in Albany. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | With the state legislature now in session with a new Democratic majority, the North Country delegation touched down in Plattsburgh on Friday to brief local industry leaders on the latest from Albany. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The state legislature on Tuesday passed the strongest set of gun control measures since the SAFE Act. Read more

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

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PLATTSBURGH | The state legislature passed a slew of election reforms on Monday designed to make it easier to vote in the state. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The North Country’s delegation to the state legislature is primed to get back to work. Read more

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ALBANY | State Sen. Betty Little (R-Queensbury) and Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) are calling for the “Recovery in Jobs Act” to be included in the 2019-20 state budget. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Gov. Andrew Cuomo is backing the legalization of recreational marijuana next year. Read more

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ALBANY | The North Country received $64.8 million in state economic development funds on Tuesday. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | State lawmakers must decide whether to keep the state property tax cap next year as they head back to Albany next year. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The escape from Clinton Correctional Facility by two convicted murders in 2015 immediately drew comparisons to Hollywood capers like the “Shawshank Redemption.” 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) says helping people is her favorite part of the job. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A 14-year-old accused of stabbing a West Chazy man in the chest will remain remanded to a juvenile detention facility in Albany after appearing in Clinton County Court last week. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | As fears of election tampering loom large, the state Board of Elections is rolling out bolstered security measures to safeguard against possible threats this November. Read more

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ALBANY | The state Board of Elections formally voted Wednesday to invalidate 572 signatures submitted by the Tedra Cobb campaign in an effort to start a new ballot line. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Tedra Cobb’s effort to start her own ballot line has hit a legal speed bump. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Members of the Essex County Board of Supervisors will make an early week trip down to Albany to request lawmakers come together one more time before ending the legislative session for 2018. Read more

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