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ELIZABETHTOWN | At a recent Essex County Board of Supervisors Ways and Means Committee meeting, Essex County Clerk Joe Provoncha addressed his colleagues with his concerns over new legislation signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo. Read more

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Elizabethtown | Essex County is in the early stages of implementing a pilot program designed to address critical emergency service gaps and labor shortages. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Local firefighters may soon have a new place to complete hands-on field training. Read more

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Elizabethtown | Essex County will resume collecting a mortgage tax on April 1. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County’s Community Resources building is in the process of being sold to Stewart’s Shops. Read more

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LEWIS | Emergency communication needs assessment began in Essex County with a brief study in 2001, before Sept. 11. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A proposal to increase the county’s tax on hotel rooms by 2 percent and direct that new revenue to fund local capital projects was put forward by the Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism (ROOST) Monday. Read more

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Elizabethtown | Essex County is proposing a pair of local laws governing the county’s coroner system. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The state Senate on Tuesday reauthorized Essex and Warren counties to resume the collection of mortgage taxes. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Now that he’s formally been sworn into office, Essex County Sheriff David Reynolds will continue to fine-tune his proposal to station school resource officers (SROs) in school districts across the county. Read more

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MORIAH | Localities received early Christmas gifts Tuesday with the annual fundraising haul for infrastructure projects. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Stewart’s Shops has eyed the replacement of their Elizabethtown location as the latest project in their ambitious effort to upgrade their stores across upstate New York. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County is ready with a preliminary 2019 budget that sits about $75,000 below the allowed 2.68 percent tax levy increase cap. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County budget planners might add six new school resource officers, or SROs, to the county sheriff office’s 2019 budget. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A staffing firm has asked the Essex County Board of Supervisors to weigh the feasibility of a direct bus line between Ticonderoga and Plattsburgh. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The #MeToo movement sweeping the nation has landed in Essex County, where all county employees must now undergo sexual harassment training. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced initial shared services funding to launch an Essex County shared Emergency Medical Services Program. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Child Protective Services in Essex County might gain armed guards. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County lawmakers discussed tentative steps to add School Resource Officers (SROs) in all 11 school districts in Essex County. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Something happened on the Ausable River last Saturday. Read more

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