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AUSABLE FORKS | The Town of Jay is working on a rehabilitation plan for the East Branch of the Ausable River that might reduce the severity of Upper Jay ice jams that have grown more threatening in recent years. Read more

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Believe it or not, spring will eventually come our way. It’s 10 below as I write this, but I do have high hopes. Read more

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UPPER JAY | Essex County has deployed equipment to start removing an ice jam in Upper Jay on the East Branch of the AuSable River. Read more

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JAY | Popping up along the East Branch of the Ausable River between the majestic mountains of Jay and Whiteface is a cluster of conical, 2,000-foot prominences that are too big to be called hills, but too small to be called mountains. Read more

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WILMINGTON | The state Department of Transportation (DOT) will begin using less salt on Route 86 between Lake Placid and Wilmington. Read more

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Just the other day, I heard someone complain about the weather. Read more

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AUSABLE FORKS | Work to remove what was once the Rome Dam on the West Branch Ausable River is wrapping up on time. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Cycle Adirondacks has announced the route for its signature tour of the 2019 season. Read more

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JAY | The state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has extended engineers’ request to have more time to remove the Rome Dam. Read more

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JAY | Project engineers spoke with area residents last Wednesday about work underway to remove Rome Dam on the West Branch of the Ausable River. Read more

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AUSABLE FORKS | The East and West branches of the Ausable River both begin high on the flanks of Mt. Marcy, but while the West Branch is famous for fly fishing and photogenic cascades, the East Branch in known more for ice jams and flood damage. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Something happened on the Ausable River last Saturday. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County supervisors awarded the bid to deconstruct the Rome Dam in AuSable Forks to Reale Construction Inc., of Ticonderoga. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Chesterfield Supervisor Gerry Morrow is pushing back against a plan to put a public boat launch on Augur Lake. Read more

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As a schooled ecologist/conservationist, I view the world through a biologist’s eye. Read more

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KEESEVILLE — It was a hot, sweltering day in June. Read more

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WILMINGTON —  A rainy start to summer pushed water with force through rivers and into ponds and lakes. Read more

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For generations, Vermonters and New Yorkers, believers and skeptics, adults and children have searched for answers to tell us the truth about Champ, America’s very own Loch Ness monster, believed to make its home in the beautiful Lake Champlain. Read more

NCL Magazine

In 1998, President Bill Clinton signed a bill giving Lake Champlain official designation as one of the nation’s great lakes, making the area eligible to compete for research money under the National Sea Grant Program. Read more

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LAKE PLACID — With the last remnants of snow fading from view, a local coalition still has road salt on the brain. Read more

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