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CROWN POINT | Crown Point voters will go to the polls June 25 to decide two contested races in a Republican primary. Read more

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CROWN POINT | Communities in the Essex County lake communities are gearing up for the Empire State bicycle trail, which is expected to be completed by the end of next year. Read more

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The body of Frank Fuller, of Wells, who was drowned while breaking up a log jam in the Jessup River at Speculator on April 9, 1919, was found on April 13 by Charles Harrington. Read more

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CROWN POINT | Fans of the historic site and campground at Crown Point reacted with enthusiasm last week to state plans for a new Unit Management Plan that will serve as a blueprint for how the properties are used and improved. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A new multi-use trail is poised to span the state, stretching from New York City up through Capital Region and towards the Adirondack Mountains along scenic Lake Champlain vistas before terminating at the Canadian border. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Want to buy a slaughterhouse? Read more

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CROWN POINT | For those living inside the water district, taxes in Crown Point will remain the same in 2019, according to the adopted town budget. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Essex County Industrial Development Agency is seeking judgment against the owners of the former Adirondack Meat Company. Read more

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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

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County has become the latest county in New York state to raise the legal age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Just one person who spoke at a recent public hearing to raise the age of purchasing tobacco products from 18 to 21 supports the status quo. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County Board of Supervisors is bringing the county’s proposed Tobacco 21 law back to a vote. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County District Attorney’s office does not prosecute code enforcement cases primarily because they are misdemeanor violations. Read more

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CROWN POINT | The final piece of the Crown Point water project may be delayed after the state Department of Transportation sent paving contractors home until a dispute over road specifications can be settled, according to Town Supervisor... Read more

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Lohr McKinstry

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Town Council has voted to issue serial bonds for an $4.8 million wastewater treatment plant and collection system. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Interested in a ready-to-run animal slaughterhouse? Read more

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CROWN POINT | The Town of Crown Point will hold a public hearing on construction of a new public wastewater treatment system for the town. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Members of the Essex County Board of Supervisors heard more about efforts to bring an EMT degree program to North Country Community College during its Dec. 5 monthly board meeting. Read more

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CROWN POINT | It was only open a day-and-a-half weekly, but now the Crown Point Town Solid Waste Transfer Station is closing entirely. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The only contested races on the general election ballot for southern Essex County are for town council. Read more

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