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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga Historical Society will host award-winning scientist Bill Ardren on Friday, June 21 at 7 p.m. to speak on efforts to restore a once-thriving salmon fishery to Lake Champlain. Read more

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ADDISON | Seven Vermont state-owned historic sites opened their doors for the 2019 season. This collection of sites offers 80 historic structures along with over 1,000 acres of forest and farmland. Read more

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CASTLETON | The Champlain Valley National Heritage Partnership has awarded the South Champlain Historical Ecology Project a $9,000 Collections Grant to initiate a 3D imaging project. Read more

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TICONDEROGA — The Ticonderoga Historical Society is getting $5,000 to create a website and student writing competition to commemorate the 200th anniversary of steamboat operations in the Champlain Valley. Read more

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CHAMPLAIN — The Champlain Valley National Heritage Partnership (CVNHP) has awarded the Town of Champlain a $9,995 grant to research, collect and interpret images of the heritage of the French in northern New York and Vermont. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Historians are looking for any suffragist memorabilia that might remain tucked in attics or among family collections. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE — This next week, local youths will be enlightening an area audience about how a century ago local citizens had prominent roles in influencing legislators to guarantee women’s right to vote. Read more

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WESTPORT – Dee and Bob Carroll have been named Westport’s 2016 Citizens of the Year. Read more

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CROWN POINT – Answer some riddles, follow a quest map, and poke around the Champlain Bridge to win a commemorative coin. Read more

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FERRISBURGH —A 2016 Conservation and Community Grant from the Champlain Valley National Heritage Partnership (CVNHP) heralds an important new initiative for Lake Champlain Maritime Museum. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH/SARANAC — The Clinton County Historical Association was awarded $7,500 in grant funding from the Champlain Valley National Heritage Partnership and Lake Champlain Basin Program. Read more

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