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ELIZABETHTOWN | A proposal to increase the county’s tax on hotel rooms by 2 percent and direct that new revenue to fund local capital projects was put forward by the Regional Office of Sustainable Tourism (ROOST) Monday. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Clinton County is being lauded for its economic strength. Read more

The Sun

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SARANAC LAKE | With over 10,000 business owners in the North Country nearing retirement, the Adirondack North Country Center for Businesses in Transition — a collaboration of regional organizations and leaders... Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Clinton County and the Town of Plattsburgh both closed out 2018 on stable ground. Read more

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NORTH HUDSON | Representatives of the central Adirondack Five Towns coalition expressed disappointment and a degree of anger last week over a lawsuit filed by two environmental groups intended to prevent the state from building a 140-foot bridge... Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Vermont Gov. Phil Scott (R) and U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy (D) announced on Jan. 22 that Vermont communities struggling to overcome the decline in the forestry industry will now be able to consider accessing a $7 million taxpayer-funded... Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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JOHNSBURG | A fully developed network of recreational back-country trails between North Creek and Thirteenth Lake may become a reality if pending plans are realized. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Clinton County Planning Board voted 7-1 to rule the Town of Plattsburgh’s proposed moratorium on new projects a “local issue” on Jan. 2. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | A woman who not only established a prominent Warrensburg inn but helped launch a local cultural renaissance in the 1980s is being remembered by her friends and associates after her passing. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Want to buy a slaughterhouse? Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The North Country’s delegation to the state legislature is primed to get back to work. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Vermont was in the top 10 states among do-it-yourself movers, finishing seventh overall, up three spots from 2017, according to moving-truck rental company U-Haul. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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CHESTERTOWN | Citizens of the town of Chester would like to see their downtown thriving with a variety of businesses that offer good-paying full-time jobs, according to a recent survey. Read more

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Many Vermonters are not benefiting from the state’s economic growth. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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CHESTERTOWN | Several new faces are to be seen in the town of Chester Municipal Center as the new year arrives. Read more

The Sun

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ALBANY | The North Country received $64.8 million in state economic development funds on Tuesday. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Town of Elizabethtown is poised to move forward on a long-delayed project to construct a wastewater treatment system. Read more

The Sun

In a recent newspaper commentary, Emerson Lynn-the publisher and frequent editorial contributor to his St. Albans Messenger-suddenly rose from his political slumber to instruct the Vermont GOP on the errors of their ways. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | With the 2018 mid-term campaign and election season now over, Vermont legislators are enjoying a late-year respite before the start of a new legislative session in Montpelier starting in January. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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WESTPORT | Town officials and Westport Golf Course developers are seeking an approximately 29-acre Hamlet expansion here. Read more

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