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CROWN POINT | When you’re standing next to someone at a checkout line, said Mary Cunningham, you never know — maybe that person is a cancer survivor, someone who has benefited from cancer research at the grass roots level. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The American Cancer Society’s popular community charity Relay for Life was back in Plattsburgh June 14 at the Clinton County Fairgrounds. The 23rd annual event ran from 6 p.m. to midnight with the theme of Disney’s “Wish Upon a Cure." Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | She’s back at it again. Read more

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CROWN POINT | Organizers of the Crown Point Relay for Life wear the size of their organization — one of the smallest in the region — as a badge of honor. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County has become the latest county in New York state to raise the legal age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21. Read more

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CROWN POINT | Planning for this year’s American Cancer Society Relay for Life is underway now. Read more

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ATHOL | Al Mundy leaned against the kitchen sink in the Thurman town hall, watching fellow volunteers serve up portions of hearty food for dozens of people during the town’s legendary Jack Wax Party held Saturday, March 10. Read more

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THURMAN | It’s March, and Thurman maple producers have shifted into high gear. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH – Members of the Country Kids 4H Club recently participated in the Plattsburgh Relay for Life at the Clinton County Fairgrounds. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — Giving back to the community means everything for six local seniors. Read more

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TICONDEROGA — A cancer awareness event and fundraiser for the American Cancer Society and Ronald McDonald House in Burlington is coming up in Ticonderoga. Read more

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Around 40 volunteers energetically stepped forward to support all aspects of the annual Jack Wax Party, our decades-old town cancer fundraiser, on March 11. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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THURMAN — Area residents and visitors will be getting a taste of time-honored rural culture this weekend as they visit farms and a sawmill during the annual Thurman Maple Days. Read more

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We’d like to draw your attention this week to a somewhat taboo issue  — but shouldn’t be. Read more

Editorials

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Annual event slated for June 17 at Clinton County Fairgrounds Read more

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THURMAN — With the sap in maple trees across the southern Adirondacks beginning to run, sugar-bush owners  are firing up their evaporators to produce maple syrup — just in time for Thurman Maple Days. Read more

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THURMAN — A campaign is now underway to enlist volunteers and raise money to pay costs of hosting the town’s beloved annual Jack Wax party, after the state Health Department has banned the practice of serving homemade dishes. Read more

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WADHAMS — Can you hear me now? Read more

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