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PLATTSBURGH | The Clinton County Health Department (CCHD) hosted a “Lettuce Discuss: Eating Fresh and Buying Local” at the Plattsburgh Public Library on Aug. 28. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Anybody living in the Northeast can say that the first thing they do when returning from a hike or trip in the woods is check for ticks. However, how many of them follow all of the proper steps to ensure they are safe from the bug? Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Health departments in the North Country are urging everyone in the area to make sure they are vaccinated against measles, and if not, to get the immunization shot. The outbreak of measles was recently confirmed across the border... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Maria Lyons is tired of the smoke. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Clinton County residents have been asked to identify the most pressing health concerns in the community via an online survey through the end of February. Read more

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PERU | For the next three months, members of the Clinton County Health Department’s Healthy Neighborhoods Program will be going door-to-door to offer residents of Peru safety surveys. Read more

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ROUSES POINT | A new coat of paint isn’t the only thing new at the Rouses Point Civic Center. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Clinton County has reached a deal with vacation rental site Airbnb to collect taxes on all bookings for stays within the county. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The first case of the flu this season was reported in Clinton County last week, and health officials are again imploring residents to get vaccinated. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The New York State Department of Health Wadsworth Laboratory recently reported that two pools of mosquitos, both collected at the Ausable Point State Campground last month, tested positive for WNV. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Eight state and local law enforcement, public safety and health agencies will converge on the Plattsburgh Farmers and Crafters’ Market this Saturday. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Projects funded include new signage, road paint, landscaping Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | As stakeholders statewide push localities to raise the age to legally purchase tobacco from 18 to 21, Clinton County has not yet voted on the measure. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A new food craze is popping up in hip restaurants around the country: Dragon’s breath desserts. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Clinton County ranks square in the middle of the pack when it comes to the health of its residents. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Use of electronic cigarettes has been added to New York state’s ban on smoking in public indoor spaces and certain outdoor spaces where smoking is prohibited. Read more

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BLACK BROOK | U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer and U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand last month announced $30,000 in federal assistance for the Town of Black Brook. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | As many as 51 families of the Underwood Estates Mobile Home Park in Plattsburgh remain without a home following major flooding last month. Read more

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BEEKMANTOWN | The Clinton County Health Department is coming to your door, and they bring good tidings of a community made safe through attention to first aid, fire prevention, air and water quality. Read more

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SARANAC | The Town of Saranac was awarded $907,348 in state economic development funds last week, giving new life to a water project over two years in the making. Read more

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