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WARRENSBURG | The annual Warren County Youth Fair returns for 2019 with several new attractions linked to a theme of “sustainable living.” Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Scattered on the riverside green of Jewtraw Park, near the old railroad museum, the local farmers market convenes every Wednesday from 2 to 6 p.m. in Lake Placid. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | Projects to improve Warrensburg’s water supply and sewage treatment have moved forward in July. Read more

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LEWIS | Cornell Cooperative Extension of Essex and Franklin Counties has welcomed into the fold a new executive director after nearly a year of running with an interim director. Read more

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WESTPORT | This summer’s fair season has begun. For the 2019 Essex County Fair, there are some added bonuses and some shifting of venues for certain exhibits due to the Cornell Cooperative Extension renovations. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | Renowned community activist Andrew C. “Andy” Sprague died July 5 at age 71, and this week his friends and co-workers offered thoughts about his positive impact on area families, local culture and public safety. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Representatives from the Adirondack Region Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Coalition said they recently completed a successful income tax assistance program that proved beneficial for many low- to moderate-income people... Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County WIC Program hosted a new event - Food and Fun Friday - at its Elizabethtown location on Water Street on the Public Health building lawn May 31. Read more

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LEWIS | Staff at Essex County’s Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) are settled into new office space on Route 9N, just west of the hamlet here. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA), sponsored by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Warren County, is available for free to families and individuals whose household income is below $55,000. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | New York state has announced $1.5 million in grants to support farm-to-school programs across the state. Read more

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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. Read 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. Read 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. Read 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. Read 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. Read more

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

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