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MIDDLEBURY | Last week, when retired homeowners Doug and Pat Richmond of Underhill were told by an official of their home fuel-oil dealer, Patterson Fuels, that their basement fuel tank was being “red tagged”... Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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The next defensive driving course has been rescheduled for Saturday, March 2. Unlicensed teens may take the course for free! Read more

Community Columnists

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Kari Ratliff, who works as motor vehicle supervisor at the Essex County Department of Motor Vehicles, is running for Essex County clerk. Read more

The Sun

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Our monthly coffeehouse concert series, Discover North Country, starts Jan. 13! Read more

Community Columnists

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The Social Center’s judging for the annual Arthur G. Hooper Decorating Contest is between 5 p.m. and 9 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 15. Read more

Community Columnists

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Civil and immigrant rights groups recently announced they are suing the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) secretary... Read more

Editorials

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Elizabethtown Social Center teens would like to invite all local veterans to an appreciation dinner in recognition of Veterans Day. Read more

Community Columnists

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NORTH ELBA | Supervisor Roby Politi has asked Essex County Department of Public Works to assess safety at the intersection across from the North Elba Horse Show Grounds. Read more

The Sun

LAKE GEORGE | The pending proposal to purchase a new aerial fire truck was raised again at the Feb. 12 Lake George Village Board meeting, following a public informational meeting six days earlier when the controversial idea appeared... Read more

The Sun

LATHAM | Bald eagle flies into school bus windshield in Schoharie County Read more

The Sun

Here’s a warning to all licensed motorists, especially parents of teen drivers: Civil traffic tickets, even when a juvenile is involved, are not protected from public scrutiny. Read more

Editorials

I’ve heard from several sources that an American citizen has to be very careful if visiting — say, the Hermitage in St. Petersburg, Russia — that they don’t get their pockets picked. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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"While the cause of these crashes is still under investigation, we do know that seven of the eight people who died were not wearing seatbelts. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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Vermont State Attorney General TJ Donovan says biometric photo reading software used by the Department of Motor Vehicles should remain suspended because it violates state law. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH — County officials last week inked a deal with Lyft, giving the company permission to operate at the Plattsburgh International Airport. Read more

The Sun

Several weeks ago, we warned about ongoing scam artists using false IRS information in order to take advantage of honest folks trying to do the right thing. Read more

Guest Columnists

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AUSABLE — For residents tired of looking at trash-strewn lots or junked cars, relief may be in sight: Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Tick tock. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY — After decades of using ink pens and carbon-paper record books for vehicle inspection work, the Green Mountain State is going digital and adopting the Automated Vehicle Inspection Program. Read more

The Vermont Eagle