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NORTH CREEK | Johnsburg’s designation as a federal Opportunity Zone is expected to brighten the town’s long-term economic prospects, local officials said. more

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NORTH CREEK | Bob and Kelly Nessle said a project to create a New York State Museum of Skiing & Ski Hall of Fame in North Creek is still in the beginning stages, but future plans include creating an artist’s rendering and hiring an architect. more

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QUEENSBURY | The chief executive of Saratoga & North Creek Railway has threatened to discontinue the train service soon between the two municipalities unless he and his associates are paid millions of dollars for the 30-mile stretch of track they... more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Adirondack Council is encouraging residents to directly lobby Warren Buffett to intervene on a controversial rail car storage plan. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A congressional candidate is calling for federal authorities to investigate the plan by a railroad company to store unused rail cars on 22 miles of tracks within the Adirondack Park. more

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MINERVA | The Adirondack Park Agency and Department of Environmental Conservation are against a rail car storage plan. more

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MINERVA | The first rail cars arrived in the central Adirondacks last week, slowly snaking their way along the Boreas River before eventually stopping on the track north of North Club Woods Road in Minerva. more

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NORTH CREEK — It resembled a roller coaster ride, rather than a train ride, to get Warren County’s contract with Saratoga & North Creek Railway approved last week. more

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NORTH CREEK — A five-year contract with Iowa Pacific Holdings LLC, operators of Saratoga & North Creek Railway was approved by Warren County Public Works Committee this week, ensuring train service to the area. more

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As if thousands of oil tankers clattering through the North Country wasn’t enough, movement is underway to store them here, too. more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County lawmakers said Tuesday they need more information before sounding off on the Saratoga & North Creek Railway’s plan to store a fleet of decommissioned oil tanker cars on the tracks between Newcomb and Saratoga Springs. more

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Hundreds of train tank cars will be rolling over the Warren County railroad tracks in upcoming months and will be stored near Tahawus, if plans of Saratoga-North Creek Railway executives are realized. more

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