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The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC), in its Hammond Pond Wild Forest Draft Unit Management Plan, proposes to close the state boat launch on Eagle Lake and rebuild it as a “fishing and water access site.” Read more

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LAKE GEORGE |  The Lake George Park Commission’s Mandatory Boat Inspection Program has completed another season with support from the Lake George Association(LGA). Read more

The Sun

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LAKE GEORGE | A new historical publication will be soon be available via the Warren County Historical Society for those interested in local history. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | For the fifth year running, students in Jackson Burnham’s Engineering Design program at Hannaford Career Center launched in the Otter Creek wooden boats they had built in class. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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CROWN POINT | The Town of Crown Point accepted a $149,000 bid from The Dock Doctors of Ferrisburgh, Vt., for new public marina slips that are expected to be completed prior to next year’s boating season. Read more

The Sun

LAKE GEORGE | People who are seeking new outdoor adventures in Warren County will soon be able to locate and read about a vast array of local recreational venues on their smartphone, tablet or computer. Read more

The Sun

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Visitors to the Little City of Vergennes arrive not only by auto, but they come via boat, too. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

CHESTERTOWN | A boating accident on Loon Lake two weeks ago, in which an operator was charged with boating while intoxicated (BWI), resulted in an extensive search because boaters refused to cooperate with authorities. Read more

The Sun

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CROWN POINT | The Crown Point dock project is on hold indefinitely, after advertisements for construction failed to attract any bidders. Read more

The Sun

CHESTERTOWN | The Chester Town Board is considering whether it should hire a new Loon Lake constable, who is a peace officer with the power to enforce the law, or just hire someone to educate the public on boater safety. Read more

The Sun

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SCHROON LAKE | The Schroon Lake Association has won approval from the Adirondack Park Agency for a permanent Northern Boat Decontamination Station in Schroon’s Severance hamlet. Read more

The Sun

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CHESTERTOWN | The Chester Town Board has decided not to take action regarding limiting noise and the use of so-called racing boats on Loon Lake. Read more

The Sun

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SCHROON LAKE | The Northern Schroon Lake Boat Decontamination Station is now up and running. Read more

The Sun

LAKE GEORGE |The Warren County Board of Supervisors passed a resolution asking the state legislature to pass legislation for boating while intoxicated (BWI) that would mirror legislation for driving a car while drunk. Read more

The Sun

CHESTERTOWN | The Loon Lake Park District Association has concerns about the behavior of motor vessel operators, John Nick told the Chester Town Board last week. Read more

The Sun

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PORT HENRY — Organizers say the recent Champ Day Sailing Regatta on Lake Champlain was a success. Read more

The Sun

LAKE GEORGE —  A plot of village land off Transfer Station Road will soon be offered for sale. Read more

The Sun

I appreciate The Sun shining a light on the problem of invasives. Read more

Letters to the Editor

SCHROON LAKE – Schroon Lake boaters at the north end of the lake will soon have a decontamination station for their use. Read more

The Sun

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As summer heats up, so are statewide efforts to raise awareness of invasive species. Read more

Editorials