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PLATTSBURGH | Luke struggled to read and write. Read more

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BRISTOL | When Addison County residents Catherine Willson and Mikaela Keepin learned of about the work of a Catholic nun, named Sister Lucy Kurien, they each felt a calling. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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westport | The Elizabethtown-Lewis-Westport School Board is forging ahead, evaluating building use plans and budget items and looking to hire a superintendent as the deadline for the new district budget looms mid-April. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | The Ticonderoga School Board will either need to override the tax cap or find more than $400,000 to cut out of an already depleted budget, Superintendent John McDonald Jr. told board members at their February meeting last week. Read more

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WARRENSBURG | In a project to explore aspects of natural science while promoting health, a group of about 16 sixth-grade students at Warrensburg Elementary School have been building greenhouses on wheels to raise vegetables year-round. Read more

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AUSABLE FORKS | An audit by New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli’s office found that costs for some Special Education services provided at AuSable Valley Central School were not recouped through Medicaid. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | The following students made the 2018-19 quarter two Middlebury Union High School honor roll: Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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TICONDEROGA | People have long wondered what it might be like if walls could talk, but what about the artwork that hangs from them? At St. Mary’s School, they can, sort of. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | The accomplishments of the Middlebury College Class of 2018.5 was celebrated in a ceremony on Feb. 2 at Mead Chapel. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

Pete DeMola wrote a big article about state aid reduction and gun control in the past issue of The Sun. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | All are invited to discover British garrison life in February 1775, three months before Ticonderoga was pulled into the American War of Independence, at the Fort Ticonderoga living history event set for Feb. 16. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | For too many teaching prospects, Ticonderoga might be a nice place to visit, but they don’t want to work here. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | With the state legislature now in session with a new Democratic majority, the North Country delegation touched down in Plattsburgh on Friday to brief local industry leaders on the latest from Albany. Read more

The Sun

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WESTPORT | Now that the merger vote is in the rearview and a new school board elected, the real work begins. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The “READY4REAL: Education Programming Powered by ETS,” a series of interactive career and life preparedness lessons aimed toward high school and college students, has launched. Read more

The Sun

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WESTPORT | The planned start-up pre-kindergarten at Westport Central School has combined with current programs at Elizabethtown-Lewis Central, which has added a second classroom this year. Read more

The Sun

CASTLETON | Castleton University officials announced last week that they have reached a teach-out agreement with Green Mountain College that ensures many of the students impacted by Green Mountain’s impending closure will be able to... Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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PLATTSBURGH | SUNY Plattsburgh University Police (UP) Lt. Jessica Facteau knew when she arrived at SUNY Plattsburgh six years ago that she wanted some kind of student-UP connection beyond that of law enforcement. Read more

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LAKE PLACID | Applications for the Adirondack Foundation’s 2019 Generous Acts Fund are open and available online until Feb. 4 at 5 p.m. Read more

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POULTNEY | Green Mountain College (GMC) was founded in 1834 as Troy Conference Academy, a coeducational institution. For 185 years, the college’s faculty has educated local and out-of-state students. Read more

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