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WARRENSBURG | Several people have stepped down last from their positions on the town of Warrensburg’s governing boards, and other citizens were appointed to take their place. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | City of Plattsburgh Police arrested Clinton County legislator Simon Conroy for stalking in the fourth degree. This is the fifth arrest made on Conroy in recent months. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | For nearly 40 years, John Strong has served as executive director of the Lake George Arts Project — founding, organizing and producing some of the landmark cultural events held in Lake George. Read more

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The Twitter scandle involving Burlington Police Chief Brandon del Poso is at an end, but it seems there’s a lack of maturity on the part of Burlington’s other so-called finest. Read more

Editorials

Donna Combs

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WARRENSBURG | As of Jan. 1, local citizens visiting the Warrensburg town clerk’s office will be seeing all new personnel at work behind the counter as they conduct municipal business. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | Responding to local residents’ concerns, the Warrensburg Zoning Board of Appeals curbed the plans of Dollar General to build a store in the middle of a historic district in town. Read more

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Speaking to the Warrensburg Zoning Board of Appeals Nov. 25, local citizen Steve Parisi asks the panel to define the legal attributes of the “Hamlet Mixed Use” zone in Warrensburg’s town zoning ordinance. Read more

News Briefs - New York

Former Port Henry Village Hall

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PORT HENRY | As the iron industry faded, the Witherbee Sherman & Co, headquarters was ceded to the Town of Moriah, which today uses it as its town hall, which by law must be accessible to its citizens. Read more

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WARREN COUNTY | Goal to boost tourism, local culture, economies; Warren, Essex, Hamilton counties expected to benefit. Read more

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Carbon Dividend

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PLATTSBURGH | As another act to make The City of Plattsburgh a New York State Climate Smart Community, the city council voted to join together with the Town of Plattsburgh and municipalities to reduce greenhouse emissions with a new act. Read more

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Miles Thomas House Dollar General

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WARRENSBURG | Local citizens interested in the future of the Warrensburg hamlet’s character and ambiance should attend a special meeting of the Warrensburg Zoning Board of Appeals set for 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 25, at the town hall, according to various Read more

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Plattsburgh City Marina

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh Common Council again discussed the future finances of the Recreation Complexes throughout the city, all of which are struggling with revenue. Read more

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CHESTERFIELD | The New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) is investigating service and reliability problems reported by local consumers who use Frontier Communications for telephone service. Read more

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It is a sad state of affairs when defending our borders, the primary reason to have a government, and requiring potential new citizens to obey our laws and to come through our front door is called “party politics.” Read more

Letters to the Editor

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For nearly 40 years, I’ve heard presidents, senators as well as congressmen and congresswomen from both sides of the aisle talk about the border crisis and the need to reform our immigration system. Read more

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Last week, Secretary of State Jim Condos joined local business leaders at Stonecutter Spirits to discuss ongoing efforts to increase access and ease of use for business owners, entrepreneurs, and citizens who need to interact with Vermont government Read more

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The nation was forced to witness high drama that could easily have been avoided when the Senate held a public hearing on the accusations made by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford regarding Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Read more

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