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ELIZABETHTOWN | Close to a year and nearly $1 million into a $2.27 pilot program designed to improve ambulance service, Essex County still has not received any reimbursement or even a signed contract from the state. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The year 2019 saw many municipalities move ahead with major infrastructure and capital repair projects for 2020. Here are some news highlights from Essex County in 2019. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Out of 98 nursing schools in New York state, the top 30 programs were analyzed and selected. Clinton Community College was ranked as the third-best nursing school in New York state by Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The “READY4REAL: Education Programming Powered by ETS,” a series of interactive career and life preparedness lessons aimed toward high school and college students, has launched. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | SUNY Plattsburgh University Police (UP) Lt. Jessica Facteau knew when she arrived at SUNY Plattsburgh six years ago that she wanted some kind of student-UP connection beyond that of law enforcement. Read more

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LAKE PLACID | Adirondack Medical Center’s Lake Placid Emergency Department officially opened last Tuesday in its new digs at the Adirondack Health Medical Fitness Center, Uihlein Campus. Read more

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RUTLAND | On Thursday, Jan. 31, at 6:30 p.m., Phoenix Books in downtown Rutland will host Dr. Polly Young-Eisendrath, of the University of Vermont, for a talk on her new book, “Love Between Equals: Relationship as a Spiritual Path.” Read more

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QUEENSBURY | With the new year’s arrival, Warren County government is facing a three-way contest to chair the county Board of Supervisors. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A nonprofit has stepped forward to serve as a conduit between local government and the state agency overseeing the broadband build-out effort. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | AuSable Echoes 4-H Club member Conor Bushey was honored for exemplary volunteer service with a President’s Volunteer Service Award presented at an Essex County Board of Supervisors meeting. Read more

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The state is nearing the end zone on their project to provide statewide universal broadband access. Read more



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CHESTERTOWN | The North Warren Chamber of Commerce will hold a series of  focus groups this winter to tackle key issues facing the community, including commerce, infrastructure, recreation, tourism and communications. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | With the state nearing the home stretch on its universal broadband project, state Sen. Betty Little and Assemblymen Billy Jones and Dan Stec are pivoting to ensure better cell phone reception for local visitors and residents. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Councilor Peter Ensel (Ward 4) has been named mayor pro tem for the City of Plattsburgh. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | First responders now have their own personal network to use during emergencies. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Stop in the Chester Town Hall, and if you are inclined you can pick up the receiver of the pay phone outside the town court room and put it to your ear. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Members of North Country Community College were on hand at the Essex County Board of Supervisors meeting Nov. 6 to bring lawmakers up to date on campus activity. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A new messaging system could soon be alerting residents of Essex County about potential emergencies. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | The Town of Chester appropriated another $7,000, Oct. 10, to pay the North Warren Chamber of Commerce for collecting information about the town and why tourists choose to visit the Chestertown area. Read more

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