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NORTH ELBA | The state Department of Environmental Conservation, green groups and local officials celebrated the opening of a new trail last week designed to reduce congestion in the High Peaks. 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

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The State of New York/Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has closed the boat launch site on Garnet Lake. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County Board of Supervisors is continuing to oppose the state’s effort to declare a railway in the central Adirondacks abandoned — but are taking a lighter touch. more

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NORTH CREEK | The state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and state Attorney General’s Office have formally asked federal authorities to declare the railway between North Creek and Tahawus abandoned. more

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KEENE | Parking on Route 73 near the Roaring Brook Falls Trailhead will be permanently banned starting Friday, the state Department of Environmental Conservation has announced, and “No Parking” signs will be installed by the end of the week. more

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THURMAN | The state Department of Environmental Conservation recently erected a barrier at a boat launch site on Garnet Lake designed to keep boat trailers out of the water. more

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JAY | The state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has extended engineers’ request to have more time to remove the Rome Dam. more

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NEWCOMB | The state has formally moved to declare the stretch of railway from North Creek to Tahawus abandoned. more

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SARANAC LAKE | The white, barn-like tent over Pontiac Bay isn’t a summer version of an ice palace. more

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APA approves High Peaks, Vanderwhacker plans more

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KEENE | The state has rolled out the first phase in a multi-year plan to address overuse on some of the Adirondacks’ most popular hiking trails. more

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Christopher South

HORICON | The level of Mill Pond in Horicon was lowered about four feet last week to allow the county to perform an engineering assessment of the dam between the pond and Brant Lake. more

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Tim Rowland

HAGUE | At an old sand pit in close proximity to the Rogers Rock State Campground, shooters have been showing up for years with a broad array of weaponry and unconventional targets, which they blast into oblivion with their shotguns and rifles. more

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LAKE PLACID | A series of major improvements are on the planning table at Mount Van Hoevenberg Olympic Sports Complex. more

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Pete DeMola

TICONDEROGA | State agencies are holding the salt. more

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LAKE GEORGE | Aiming to keep the waters of Lake George clean, the state has granted the Town of Lake George $343,000 to upgrade Caldwell Sewer District infrastructure along the east shore of Lake George. more

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RAY BROOK | State land additions and changes to High Peaks Wilderness make it the largest single block of preserved land in New York state. more

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WARRENSBURG | A group of local scouts recently planted trees along Golf Course Road in Warrensburg, and a local forestry expert said the experience will help bond them to nature for many years to come. more

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