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PLATTSBURGH | A Plattsburgh man could face 15 years to life in prison for allegedly selling cocaine. more

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MIDDLEBURY - As reported in my Sept. 27 State House Headliners column, federal opposition to Vermont immigration policies has cost Vermont police an estimated $2.8 million in withheld drug-crime fighting U.S. Department of Justice grants. more

The Vermont Eagle

PLATTSBURGH | A six-day jury trial concluded on Monday with the conviction of a Plattsburgh woman accused of conspiring to distribute heroin as part of a drug trafficking ring that shuttled narcotics from Annapolis, Maryland to Schenectady... more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Plattsburgh Common Council last week unanimously approved a resolution authorizing Plattsburgh City Police Chief Levi Ritter to sign a rental agreement to open a new police community outreach office on Margaret Street. more

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SCHUYLER FALLS | After years of negotiations, meetings, planning sessions and at least one late-night phone call from a state Senator, a new drug rehabilitation facility in Schuyler Falls opened last week. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Matt Bell wants to return to where it all began. more

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The North Country is no stranger to the tragedies that result from a pattern of opioid abuse in our area. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Clinton County voters will head to the polls on Nov. 6  to decide a number of local races here... more

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PLATTSBURGH | A Greenville, South Carolina man accused of possessing more than two ounces of cocaine with the intent to sell was convicted by a jury last Thursday and faces 12 years in jail. more

The Sun

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MINEVILLE | In the wake of a particularly devastating storm that heavily damaged the Adirondacks, a bus from the Moriah Shock Incarceration Correctional Facility showed up in a particularly hard-hit community, ready and willing to help clean up... more

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MONTPELIER | Members of the Vermont Governor’s Advisory Commission on Marijuana may recommend zero legal tolerance for smoking marijuana and driving due to the lack of a reliable roadside impairment test. more

The Vermont Eagle

MONTPELIER  | “Understanding Vermont’s Opioid Crisis” is an eight-part series highlighting the science of addiction as well as the cultural, social and economic challenges associated with addiction. more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | The city police department is looking to a establish a presence on Plattsburgh’s main strip. more

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RUTLAND | Vermont Department of Health officials began warning people who use street drugs to seek a supply of the overdose “reversal” drug naloxone (commercially known as Narcan). more

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BRISTOL | “A vote for Gov. Phil Scott is a vote for all of us,” U.S. House candidate Anya Tinyo said during a GOP candidates’ forum held at a recently constructed volunteer fire station in the Addison County town of Bristol on Sept. 13. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Ongoing policy review of legalizing marijuana use in New York drew a thumbs down Monday in Essex County. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Child Protective Services in Essex County might gain armed guards. more

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PLATTSBURGH | As the state continues to explore legalizing recreational marijuana, Essex County’s Board of Supervisors has begun to weigh in — but the Clinton County Legislature will likely wait for the state to offer guidance on the issue. more

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LAKE GEORGE | Retaining jail guards and recruiting people to take on the position has become a significant problem in Warren County, area law enforcement officials warned county supervisors last week. more

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PLATTSBURGH | Two Plattsburgh men have been detained on charges related to a robbery of 50 bags of heroin at the Rip Van Winkle Motel. more

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