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WESTPORT | When the body of freshly hanged abolitionist John was being transported from now-Charles Town, West Virginia, to his North Elba farm, not everyone on the route knew what to make of the circumstance. Read more

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WESTPORT | Champlain Area Trails (CATS) has announced plans to preserve 35 acres in Essex, New York, on land that features 400-million-year-old fossils — a remnant of the planet’s oldest coral reef — as well as a globally rare type of forest. Read more

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WILMINGTON/WESTPORT | More than 150 bicyclists representing 30 states and Canadian provinces will encamp in Ticonderoga for two days this month before taking off on Cycle Adirondacks’ Ultimate Cycling Vacation, a 400-mile spin through the... Read more

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KEESEVILLE | Supporters of the Town of Chesterfield held an open house last weekend on the grounds of the North Star Underground Railroad Museum at Ausable Chasm to draw awareness to what the town has to offer. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | July 4, 1776, was a great day for America. July 4, 1777 — not so much. Read more

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CHESTERFIELD | The North Branch of the Boquet River begins alongside a dirt Adirondack road adjacent to a former family retreat dotted with ponds and crossed by streams, where peregrine falcons nest, dragonflies swarm... Read more

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PORT HENRY | Hikers will descend on Port Henry June 1 for the Moriah Challenge, in which they have one day to complete four trails. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Champlain Area Trails (CATS) Grand Hike will be held Saturday, May 11. Read more

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CROWN POINT | Coot Hill, just over 1,000 feet above sea level, has a stony summit frosted with a stubble of blueberries and juniper. Read more

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WESTPORT | The route for the Champlain Area Trails (CATS) 2019 Grand Hike, set for May 11, has been announced. Read more

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Imagine: You’ve always wanted to visit northern New York, so when your bike-touring friends decide to ride the Empire State Trail, you are ready to go. Read more

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WESTPORT | Any equestrian will tell you that horses aren’t all fun and games. Read more

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SPLIT ROCK | Wilderness advocate John Davis urged a gathering of about 75 conservation-minded residents recently to advocate for the reintroduction of the puma into Adirondack forests... Read more

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MORIAH — The four-hike Moriah Challenge has restarted to accommodate snowshoers and cross-country skiers this winter. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Heritage Museum’s 12th-annual Christmas Store of handcrafted items is moving to the Ti Arts Downtown Gallery at 119 Montcalm St. Read more

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WESTPORT | Westport’s Chamber of Commerce and its Heritage House committee have pooled efforts to bring in new marketing resources. Read more

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MORIAH – Visitors came from all over last weekend to hike the Moriah Challenge. Read more

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MORIAH – To celebrate National Trails Day, the Moriah Chamber of Commerce will host hikes at Belfry Mountain, Big Hollow/Coot Hill, Cheney Mountain, and Crowfoot Pond trails. Read more

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Champlain Area Trails hosted the fourth Grand Hike from Wadhams to Essex earlier this month. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN – The following is a list of action items taken during the School Board of Education monthly meetings: Read more

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