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PLATTSBURGH | Section VII has set the admission price and guidelines for spectators at the Section VII/Pre-State Invitational cross country meet this Saturday at the Plattsburgh State Field House complex. Read more

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Do you remember that great ’80s sitcom “Who’s the Boss?” Named after the dashing lead actor, our Tony Danza is also a strong, muscular, and outspoken type. This big handsome boy came to the shelter as a stray early in the summer. Read more

Community Columnists

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NORTH CREEK | Dogs in northern Warren County will soon be able to congregate and cavort while their owners enjoy views of the surrounding wooded hills and a picturesque pond, if plans presented last week to the Johnsburg Town Board are realized. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | The 10th-annual Curtis Lumber PetAPalooza pet adoption day and pet fair will be held Saturday, June 15, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. across select retail stores located throughout New York state. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | A two-day festival featuring a variety of activities for dogs and their human companions — imbued with an aura of the freewheeling 1960s — is returning this weekend to northern Warren County for its eighth year. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | A new event conceived to entertain dogs as well as their human companions is to debut next weekend in Lake George Village. Read more

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WESTPORT | The Essex County Sheriff’s Office announced Monday that officers had closed a case of possible animal cruelty in the Town of Westport. Read more

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PERU | Peru is facing state fines for failing to comply with a law that requires municipalities to contract with shelters that have the ability to house all dogs — including those deemed dangerous in court. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY - Homeward Bound-Addison County Humane Society staff member Terri Phelps has helped make Jaela feel right at home at the animal shelter in Middlebury. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

MIDDLEBURY | This year’s Homeward Bound’s “Woofstock: Walk for the Animals” event showcased 90 dogs, 157 people, and over $25,000 raised. Read more

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ORWELL | On Sept. 21, at approximately 10:30 a.m., officials of the town of Orwell requested the assistance of the Vermont State Police in regards to an animal problem. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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CHESTERTOWN | One of the goals of the Economic Development Initiative developed by the Town of Chester and the North Warren Chamber of Commerce is to get small businesses to locate in the downtown and, hopefully, to offer jobs. Read more

The Sun

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And the winner is,  Magnum the dog! Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | If you live in Addison County and buy your groceries here, you are probably well aware of Middlebury-based Homeward Bound’s summertime message:  Don’t leave dogs in hot cars. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

WILMINGTON | Based on all the data, this should have been a terrible year for ticks, particularly those in the nymph stage, which is primarily blamed for the transmission of lyme disease. Read more

The Sun

LAKE GEORGE | The Lake George Village dog park may have new amenities if village officials are successful in obtaining money they are seeking to fund improvements to the venue. Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | Woof Stock, one of northern Warren County’s leading summer festivals, has for six years been billed as “A Weekend of Peace, Paws and Music.” Read more

The Sun

After attending the April regular board meeting in Thurman, I concur with Councilman [Douglas] Needham’s statement made at the January organizational meeting: He doesn’t know what he’s doing. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County Board of Supervisors offered their thanks to a pair of sheriffs deputies who were able to help save six animals in Moriah recently. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Two members of the Essex County Sheriff’s Office are being hailed for rescuing dogs described as neglected from a Mineville residence last week. Read more

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