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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh Noon Kiwanis Club, which recently earned the designation as a “Distinguished Club” from the New York District, has provided assistance and donations totaling nearly $10,000 to a number of organizations and causes... Read more

The Sun

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RUTLAND | A suspicious South Main Street fire in downtown Rutland is under investigation by local and state authorities. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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RUTLAND | “Be like Bobby”: That’s the call from organizers of the 2018 Gift-of-Life Marathon (GOLM) Blood Drive, who are urging local residents to emulate one of the event’s and community’s greatest volunteers, Rutland County resident Bobby Poquette. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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TICONDEROGA | A Ticonderoga family was displaced by an electrical fire at their Park Avenue home on Nov. 7. Read more

The Sun

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WHALLONSBURG | A referendum vote to sustain a Town of Essex agreement with the Whallonsburg Grange Hall Association met approval on Tuesday by a wide margin: 226 to 65. Read more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A hundred years ago, World War I was a contentious “sell” to people across the U.S. Read more

The Sun

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CHAZY | “Thus the world’s war was over.” Read more

The Sun

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PORT HENRY | A historic downtown Port Henry building has been destroyed by a late night fire. Read more

The Sun

PLATTSBURGH | As many as 51 families of the Underwood Estates Mobile Home Park in Plattsburgh remain without a home following major flooding last month. Read more

The Sun

The 2017 Gift-of-Life Marathon blood drive is almost here and once again we are reaching out to the people of greater Rutland asking that they share their good health with patients in need. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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WESTPORT |The Westport and Elizabethtown-Lewis Central Merger Committee discussed school buildings, repairs and compared need in both districts at the October meeting last week. Read more

The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County has been chosen to receive $7,995 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | Addison County WVTK-FM radio personalities Bruce and Hobbes, along with "K.G." Ken Gilbert, the 92.1 "Wake-Up Crew" and afternoon guys, provided a helping hand to the American Red Cross during its first annual "Dog Days of Summer"... Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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Many Vermont churches, temples and civic organizations are pitching in to help the many victims of Hurricane Harvey, especially those struggling in flood waters in Texas. Read more

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LAKE PLACID | The American Red Cross is urging eligible donors to give blood during National Preparedness Month to help ensure a readily available supply for emergencies. Read more

The Sun

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CROWN POINT – Crown Point’s A.E. Phelps Volunteer Fire Department and the American Red Cross are rolling out the Home Fire Preparedness Campaign here that will provide free installed smoke alarms to local homeowners. Read more

The Sun

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MORIAH – Two families were uprooted by a fire that heavily damaged a home in Moriah’s Witherbee hamlet. Read more

The Sun

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WHALLONSBURG — The Whallonsburg Grange  has earned formal designation as an American Red Cross partner shelter. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Plattco has just made a commitment to do 120 days of community service work around the tri-county area. Read more

The Sun

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BEEKMANTOWN — The American Red Cross has launched an initiative to install at least 500 smoke alarms. Read more

The Sun