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Regarding our increase in our national debt: more

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Over the next few weeks while I’m on vacation, I plan to use some old columns that I hope provide some perspective on where we find ourselves today. more

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LAKE GEORGE | The $22 million wastewater treatment plant planned for Lake George could raise municipal taxes by about 50 percent for the next 30 years... more

The Sun

This space recently shared a local man’s smug, self-congratulatory paean to conservativism. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Tuition rates at Clinton Community College (CCC) are projected to increase again as the state’s share of expenses continues to lag and the school faces its lowest enrollment in recent memory. more

The Sun

Ed Pontacoloni, your guest viewpoint does not add up! more

Letters to the Editor 12 Comments

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RUTLAND | Rutland, Vermont, has the fewest violent crimes per 1,000 residents  (0.50), which is 40.9 times fewer than in Detroit, the city with the most at 20.47, according to a new survey by the personal-finance website WalletHub.com. more

The Vermont Eagle

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The sixth merger committee meeting between two local school districts reviewed financial conditions and tax rates of Westport Central and Elizabethtown-Lewis Central schools. more

The Sun

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WHALLONSBURG | A gulf has emerged between Rep. Elise Stefanik and the young farmers revitalizing farms across the Champlain Valley, including in her adopted hometown of Willsboro. more

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ALBANY | Gov. Andrew Cuomo isn’t mincing words when it comes to the tax reform bill that cleared the U.S. Senate last week, calling it “trickle-down on steroids” and “a fraud” perpetrated on the American public. more

The Sun 1 Comments

Congress has done it once more, and the present administration has joined in! more

Letters to the Editor 4 Comments

Congress has taken it upon itself to produce for us the most profound tax reform in more than a generation. I wish them well, but I have my concerns. more

Guest Columnists

Congress finds itself in a pickle. Okay, I’ll bite. more

Guest Columnists

The fate of taxpayer-owned Burlington Telecom will likely be decided Aug. 28 as city officials secretly negotiate with four finalists in what has been a long and drawn-out bidding process. more

Editorials

“As the first member of my immediate family to graduate from college, I know how important higher education is to the future of our students, and of our nation” more

Letters to the Editor

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PLATTSBURGH — In an effort to right the city’s sinking fiscal ship, Mayor Colin Read last week called for all department heads to cut spending by 10 percent. more

The Sun

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TICONDEROGA — Housing Assistance Program of Essex County (HAPEC) counseling services are being promoted by the town as part of a derelict and abandoned property project. more

The Sun

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Lawmaker engaged in year-long process to develop strategies, policy that will make the Republican Party more attractive for young people more

The Sun

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is zipping around the state this week giving six localized state of the state speeches. more

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