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PLATTSBURGH | Students of the North Country held multiple climate strikes across upstate New York. Members of the student-run Youth Climate Coalition put together the Plattsburgh climate strike last Friday, Sept. 20. Read more

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Because of the troubling times that we all live in currently, many of us think nostalgically of “the good old days.” Upon reading the newspapers of a hundred years ago, we come to realize that life back than was far from serene and held many... Read more

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ESSEX | The Town of Essex has been experiencing phone service issues in recent weeks that have resulted in several residents without phone service for an extended duration of time. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | The Richards Library is one of this year’s Preserve New York (PNY) grantees. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Warren County Undersheriff Shawn Lamouree has decided to discontinue his campaign for county sheriff, and take an executive position in private enterprise. Read more

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CHAZY | Congresswoman for the 21st District, Elise Stefanik, made a tour of the North Country recently. One of the places she visited and toured was Giroux poultry farm in Chazy on Aug. 2. The visit was made after stopping at the Giroux apple farm. Read more

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WILMINGTON | The Ausable River Association partnering with Cycle Adirondacks held the eighth-annual Ride for the River bicycling event July 21 in support of the Ausable River and local communities, and the event is gaining momentum and support... Read more

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | As the recent legislative session was winding down in Washington, D.C., Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) sat in her office on a Thursday afternoon rearranging her schedule. Read more

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SARANAC LAKE | The national Lights for Liberty movement was observed July 12. Locally, a few women from Saranac Lake created their own extension, holding a “safe space” gathering for those that wanted to share, and a candle-light vigil... Read more

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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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