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TICONDEROGA | The TACC will continue its Health Insurance Services for all TACC members as well as for the Ticonderoga area business community, in partnership with the North Country Chamber of Commerce-Plattsburgh. Read more

The Sun

As we kick off 2020, I wanted to update you on the important work that my Congressional office has been able to accomplish on your behalf over the past year. Read more

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AU SABLE FORKS | The fire department will donate all proceeds from their Feb. 2 Big Breakfast Benefit to Craig Scholl as he now recovers from successful kidney surgery in Maryland and gears up for further treatment and expensive travel costs. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A new certificate program at Plattsburgh State’s School of Business and Economics can help those interested in furthering their human-resources career. Read more

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We at North Country Community College, part of the State University of New York (SUNY), share in the excitement and support for Governor Cuomo’s proposed expansion of the Excelsior Scholarship Read more

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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Essex County

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LEWIS | A $99,624 Smart Growth grant award for Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) in Essex County will expand Adirondack Harvest online search functions and add staff for a larger marketing outreach in 2020. Read more

The Sun

Meet Brutus, an adorable young boxer. Brutus is about two, but he doesn’t know it. This sweetheart is just a big ‘ol baby. He absolutely adores all people, and is fine with cats and other dogs. Read more

Community Columnists

To the Editor: In her latest commentary published in The Sun, our duly elected Congresswoman decried the Constitutionally-mandated process for investigating improper overreach by a sitting President. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Ticonderoga will be able to complete utility and street upgrades to The Portage more quickly than anticipated, after receiving a $5 million state grant. Read more

The Sun

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According to Middlebury’s downtown bridge-rail project community liaison Jim Gish’s recent public update, Middlebury Area Land Trust’s John Derick reported that construction subcontractor ECI delivered gravel to Wright Park at no cost. Read more

News Briefs - Vermont

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TICONDEROGA | The sophomore class of Ticonderoga High School is hosting a spaghetti dinner on Tuesday, Dec. 10, from 4:30-7:00 p.m. in the cafeteria. Read more

News Briefs - New York

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GLENS FALLS | A holiday festival, ever-popular in the region, is returning to Glens Falls this weekend. Read more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | As the government shutdown lumbers on with no end in sight, county officials have begun to field calls about Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Clinton County Legislature is poised to pass a spending plan for 2019 with no tax increase attached. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Amidst a debate over proposed changes to the city’s compensation package for managers, councilors locked horns last week when the discussion turned to annual cost of living increases for long-serving department heads. Read more

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Despite the reported rancor around the budget in the 2018 legislative session, the Vermont Chamber had a very successful year, proving that the Republican administration and the Democratic leaders of the Legislature can work together... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Friends, neighbors and local businesses are again coming together to honor two Plattsburgh High School (PHS) alumni who passed away too soon. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | When he wasn’t in chemotherapy treatment last year, John Weare, a local Air Force veteran, could be seen out on the water with a fishing rod in his hands. Read more

The Sun

ELIZABETHTOWN | New Yorkers gained a new safety net on Jan. 1. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | One of the largest issues facing volunteer fire departments like South Plattsburgh is the retention and recruitment of volunteers, according to Fire Chief Tim Schwartz... Read more

The Sun