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WARRENSBURG | A workshop, organized by the state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and Warren County Cornell Cooperative Extension, on hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA) will be held Dec. 15. more

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They say change is inevitable. Whether it’s the weather, politics or just  plain old day to day living, things change. You just need to deal with it. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County’s Health Department has secured a $250,000 grant from the Adirondack Health Institute designed to improve local access to fresh foods. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County Public Safety Committee took steps to find the right site for a proposed fire safety training building, a project that won $500,000 in grant funding through state Sen. Betty Little (R-Queensbury) last April. more

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SCHROON LAKE | The Continuing Education Program will be available to residents for the fourth year during the fall and winter semesters at Schroon Lake Central School. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Work is slated to begin to refurbish the county-owned building anchoring the fairgrounds in Westport. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Two county offices are in the process of moving: one into new facilities at the Essex County Fairgrounds in Westport and one out of historic headquarters there. more

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WARRENSBURG | A woman who devoted nearly her entire adult life to ensuring that hundreds of area youth are prepared to live healthy, fulfilling lives, was honored last week by the Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) of Warren County. more

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NOYAN, QUEBEC | Barreling through a winding strip along the U.S.-Canada border, a cavalcade of cars sped past vast swaths of farmland. more

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

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KEESEVILLE | The official launch of six Adirondack Cuisine Trails happened beside a braying herd of Devon cattle at Mace Chasm Farm. An October sun poured over their verdant field as a farmhand moved them toward fresh pasture. more

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WESTPORT | Adirondack Harvest Festival has reached a third year in celebration of local farm, farmers and the steady local food economy. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Autism Alliance of Northeastern New York, Inc. will be offering a conference this fall headlining Dr. Temple Grandin who serves as an inspiration and role model to hundreds of thousands of families and persons with autism. more

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I loaded my bush hog on the trailer and hauled it to Westport to get some welding done. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Farm goods and local agricultural businesses set up stalls on the Essex County courtyard last week for annual Agriculture Day outreach. more

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WHITEHALL | Lavenlair Farm, which produces Lake George Lavender, has opened its Whitehall farm for tours for the 2018 season - but growing lavender wasn’t an immediate success in the North Country. more

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WESTPORT | Essex County leaders are looking to develop marketing tools to expand use of the Essex County Fairgrounds. more

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WESTPORT | Environmental Field Day last week brought hundreds of school kids to the Essex County Fairgrounds. more

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WARRENSBURG | Before investing a lot of time putting in a garden full of your favorite fruits and vegetables, home gardeners should check with the Cornell Cooperative Extension to see what grows best in the Adirondacks. more

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LAKE GEORGE | The Warren County Board of Supervisors is asking the state to double the appropriation for the Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) system from $4 million to $8 million per year. more

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