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CROWN POINT | Crown Point may make it into the Guinness World Records for having two Boy Scouts graduate to Eagle Scout - an anomaly - this year. Read more

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CHAMPLAIN | As a response to Community Wellness and Education Day, the Three Steeples United Methodist Church hosted a health event in Champlain, free to all. Agencies from all across the North Country sent representatives to provide information... Read more

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CHAMPLAIN | The Champlain Telephone Company will hold its annual Customer Appreciation Day on Saturday, Aug. 10, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., in conjunction with the Champlain Town-Wide Garage Sale and Champlain Village Fest. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Members of the Plattsburgh Rotary Club have announced that the third-annual Rotary International Fishing Classic will be held on Lake Champlain Friday, May 31, to Sunday, June 2. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | What makes any one person a survivor? Is there a characteristic, an idiosyncrasy, that might lend itself to survival through one of history’s most horrific campaigns of mass genocide? Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Even though frost at this time of the year remains a distinct possibility, thoughts are turning to garden produce, and when the gardens begin producing, Adirondack farmers markets can’t be far behind. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY| Scout Executive Ed McCollin announced that Francesca Arato has accepted the position of district executive for the Calvin Coolidge District of the Green Mountain Council. Read more

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Is voluntarism dying in our communities? Last year, Lake Placid’s Kiwanis Club folded after more than 90 years of service due to dwindling membership. The impact on people in our community has been significant. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | With the Chestertown Rotary Club now completing its 70th year of service to the communities of northern Warren County, several local Rotarians talked this week about the club’s activities, events and community service work... Read more

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TICONDEROGA | George Santayana might have been correct when he warned that those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it, but the Spanish philosopher was also being a bit of a sourpuss. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A former state Assemblywoman and Plattsburgh Town Supervisor were honored last week for their years of service to the community. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Citizens of northern Warren County will be kicking off the holiday season with traditional small-town spirit this next Tuesday, as the town’s Christmas tree is lit up, carols are sung and people socialize... Read more

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There is no doubt that the North Country is known for the giving spirit of the people that live here. Read more

Letters to the Editor

Clinton, Essex and Franklin Counties are great places to live and raise a family. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | In a mission to force cleanup of abandoned and foreclosed properties in town, the Chester town board  is considering establishing a property maintenance ordinance. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Legislation making it easier for abuse victims to pursue criminal charges or lawsuits has emerged as a campaign issue in the race for the state Senate. Read more

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ORWELL | The Vermont morning chill quickened my pace as I trudged through the pasture, which by crossing rather than using the road shortened the route to the novitiate. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | A young boy’s concern for classmates has grown into an established local charity that was recently awarded a grant from the Adirondack Foundation. Read more

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ORWELL | I think I always wanted to be a Boy Scout. I don’t know why. Read more

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

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