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PLATTSBURGH | Gov. Andrew Cuomo last week announced a new initiative to increase the diversity of faculty at state universities. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | According to anecdotal reports heard by The Eagle, few Vermonters working locally in the private sector, at this time, are being affected by the partial federal government shutdown. Read more

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WILLSBORO | George Sayward said the dairy industry is as bad as he’s ever seen it in his four decades as a farmer. Read more

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In the past two years, we’ve seen an outpouring of hate, attempts at overt discrimination and attempted rollback of basic human rights protections at the federal level. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Adirondack North Country Pride Parade returns next weekend. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Students attending schools in Bolton and Lake George saw uniformed and armed school resource officers (SROs) patrolling the hallways when they returned to classes this week. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Last spring, 14 Middlebury College students representing nine faiths wrapped up a promising experiment as the first residents of the college’s new MOSAIC Interfaith House. Read more

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Race has always been a third rail in American politics. So let’s talk about it. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | An economic development plan with a mission of boosting Lake George’s quality of life, jobs and cultural amenities has been adopted by the town board. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Fliers advertising what appears to be a white nationalist group, “Patriot Front,” were posted in multiple places around the city this past week... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Common Council has chided the Plattsburgh Farmer’s Market for their reluctance to accept new vendors, and has temporarily deferred renewing their authority to run the seasonal event. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The SUNY Plattsburgh Student Senate last Wednesday approved a vote of no confidence in three administrator’s abilities to do their jobs. Read more

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PAUL SMITH'S | For the first time, Paul Smith’s College will be offering a women’s hockey program in the heart of the Adirondacks. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | SUNY Plattsburgh’s Center for Community Engagement (CCE) is being put on hold next year due to budget cuts at the college, and students are upset about the potential loss of center director Julia Devine. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Rainbow flags will fly in downtown Plattsburgh next weekend. Read more

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Here we are. Graduation season, full of pomp and circumstance for departing high school graduates and their families. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — More than 50 students stood in SUNY Plattsburgh’s Amity Plaza last Tuesday to call attention to what they perceive to be an uptick in anti-Semetic activity on campus. Read more

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KEENE — A Vietnam War veteran, a local herbalist and business owner, and a longtime Adirondack environmentalist all returned recently from wintry, wind-blown plains at Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Arts education is about to get a little more fun. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — In honor of SUNY Plattsburgh’s Diversity Week, a group of local art lovers will stage two pop-up performances of the Pulitzer Prize winning play “Topdog/Underdog.” Read more

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