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ELIZABETHTOWN | A Ticonderoga man was sentenced the maximum 25 years to life last week for the murder of William “Liam” Brown, retired U.S. Army veteran who was shot at a private residence a year ago and dumped in the La Chute River. Read more

The Sun

FERRISBURGH | On Nov. 17, at approximately 8:50 p.m., a trooper with the Vermont State Police (VSP) conducted a motor vehicle stop on U.S. Route 7 after observing several moving violations. Read more

Police Blotter

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June 1, 1916 — John Noble Dalaba and Hester Rist were married by Rev. Frank Jackson. They later became the parents of nine children. They were Violet, Blossom, Pansey, (Rev.) Daisy Allen, Rose, Fern, Lynden, Oliver and Carnata Dalaba. Read more

Community Columnists

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CROWN POINT | Just when the message about drinking and driving was getting through to teenagers, along came texting. Read more

The Sun

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At a news conference last week, Gov. Phil Scott and Green Up Vermont kicked off the 49th annual Green Up Day which took place on May 4 in towns throughout Vermont. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

ELIZABETHTOWN | Public health in Essex County continues to improve. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | At least in Ticonderoga, the opioid epidemic that has hit rural America particularly hard might not be carrying over into the next generation, according to a biennial survey of student behavior. Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | For well more than a century, socializing outdoors while drinking adult beverages in Lake George Village and Bolton Landing has been a popular pastime — in the balmy months. Read more

The Sun

RUTLAND | Following trial on Nov. 15, a Rutland jury convicted Edward Pearsall, 52, of driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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NEW HAVEN | Lincoln Peak Vineyard owner Chris Granstrom, family and staff members, have a lot to be proud of this year. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MINEVILLE | In the wake of a particularly devastating storm that heavily damaged the Adirondacks, a bus from the Moriah Shock Incarceration Correctional Facility showed up in a particularly hard-hit community, ready and willing to help clean up... Read more

The Sun

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RUTLAND | Vermont Department of Health officials began warning people who use street drugs to seek a supply of the overdose “reversal” drug naloxone (commercially known as Narcan). Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Child Protective Services in Essex County might gain armed guards. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | As the state continues to explore legalizing recreational marijuana, Essex County’s Board of Supervisors has begun to weigh in — but the Clinton County Legislature will likely wait for the state to offer guidance on the issue. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Retaining jail guards and recruiting people to take on the position has become a significant problem in Warren County, area law enforcement officials warned county supervisors last week. Read more

The Sun

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CHESTERTOWN | The exuberance, swagger and style of the Roaring Twenties will be celebrated in northern Warren County this weekend, as Rum-Runners’ Weekend returns with an array of activities planned for Friday Sept. 14 and Saturday Sept. 15. Read more

The Sun

LAKE PLACID | The Olympic Regional Development Authority’s (ORDA) former finance director has pleaded not guilty to charges associated with allegedly using a state-issued credit card to purchase alcohol at local bars and restaurants. Read more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA | A man and a woman walk into a bar. Read more

The Sun

Today at the festival at Lake George, Army Major Ed Miller was removed from the park by police for smoking a cigar. Read more

Letters to the Editor

The recent legalization of a small amount of recreational marijuana in Vermont has now created many of the “fallout” problems opponents have been warning us about. Read more

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