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PLATTSBURGH | Clinton County Public Transit (CCPT) fares are expected to rise by about 50 percent in the year 2020. The committee expects a 10 percent loss in ridership, but a $35,000 increase in overall revenue. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | The Substance Abuse and Recovery of Clinton County (SPARCC) spends its time and services raising awareness of help for those struggling during the ever-growing opioid addiction crisis. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Businesses and individuals interested in promoting recovery and prevention of substance use in the community are invited to sponsor the annual Champlain Valley Family Center (CVFC) for Drug Treatment and Youth Services, Inc. 5K... Read more

The Sun

CHAZY | Ice anglers from around New England are invited to participate in “Reeling for Recovery” Feb. 16, an ice fishing event where all money will be donated to a large substance abuse facility in upstate New York. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | The Recovery in Jobs Act has been included in Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s $175 billion 2019-20 budget proposal. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh has joined the cities of Schenectady, Albany and Troy in filing litigation against pharmaceutical manufacturers seeking to hold them accountable for the opiate epidemic. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | With the New Year on the horizon, it’s time to take a look at the top stories of 2018. Read more

The Sun

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

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SCHUYLER FALLS | After years of negotiations, meetings, planning sessions and at least one late-night phone call from a state Senator, a new drug rehabilitation facility in Schuyler Falls opened last week. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Runners will kick up sand at the annual “Forward for Recovery” 5K run this weekend. Read more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A coalition of local mental health providers is coming together in an attempt to lower the price of health insurance while improving the quality of service. Read more

The Sun

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In honor of September being National Recovery Awareness Month, I recently spent a day meeting with people and organizations dedicated to helping those affected by the opioid crisis. Read more

Guest Columnists

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Organizers hope panel discussion, forum will generate awareness of resources to squash ongoing opiate epidemic Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — The Champlain Valley Family Center has big plans for their summer prevention program. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — State Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) briefed residents and officials on the state budget at a breakfast session last week. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH, NY & BURLINGTON, VT — At the low point of his life, Jason recalls sitting in a dark apartment alone. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH — At the low point of his life, Jason recalls sitting in a dark apartment alone. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Increasing education, reducing stigma top priorities, says Clinton County coalition Read more

The Sun