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ALBANY | The Fort Plain varsity baseball team came into the Class C regional finals having allowed 19 runs in their 21 regular season and playoff games. Read more

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The New York State Legislature recently passed a resolution designating May as Huntington’s Disease Awareness Month in New York State. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | A gathering of Chilson and Eagle Lake residents was told last week that the Town of Ticonderoga has a little more than five years to design and build them a new water source before their current system is shut down... Read more

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PORT HENRY | Hikers will descend on Port Henry June 1 for the Moriah Challenge, in which they have one day to complete four trails. Read more

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Matthew and Kristina Coonrod of Willsboro are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Gabrielle, to William “Kyle,” son of William and Tracey McQuay of Saratoga. Read more

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SARANAC LAKE | Alicia Cook is North Country Community College’s (NCCC) recipient of the 2019 SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence. Read more

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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 | State Sen. Betty Little (R-Queensbury) says helping people is her favorite part of the job. Read more

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