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CROWN POINT | Crown Point voters will go to the polls June 25 to decide two contested races in a Republican primary. Read more

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The first Democrat presidential debates for 2020 have been announced, and it sounds more like a 2-card, free-for-all mud wrestling event than a professional interview process for selecting the party’s ultimate candidate. Read more

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RUTLAND | Poultney Selectboard member and 2018 state-senate primary candidate Terry Williams wants to draft new Republican Party candidates in time for the 2020 campaign. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Current Treasurer for Clinton County Kimberly Davis has announced she will be running for State Senate in the 2020 election as a Democrat to represent the 45th district. Davis has been treasurer in Clinton County since January 2014. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Mayor Colin Read has decided to run for re-election for 2020, where he hopes to serve his second four-year term. Read more

The Sun

PLATTSBURGH | As election season quickly approaches, political candidates across the town and city of Plattsburgh have begun announcing their runnings for the year 2020. Read more

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Now that Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation is complete and his report has been released to Congress and the American public, policy makers on both sides of the aisle have an opportunity to come together and take actionable steps to... Read more

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CHESTERTOWN | School districts in the region have composed their ballots for their annual school board elections this week since the deadline occurred recently for filing petitions for the positions. Read more

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WARREN COUNTY | Various positions in town government are up for election this year, and a variety of candidates have filed petitions for the public offices. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A candidate for Essex County Clerk has been removed from the Republican party line and will instead seek an independent slot on the ballot this November. Read more

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ALTONA | Unofficial results from the special election Tuesday show that Republican Francis Peryea, Jr. appears to have clinched the Area 2 seat on the Clinton County Legislature in a landslide. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Two seats on the Plattsburgh Common Council are up for election this year. Read more

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ROUSES POINT | The county’s three villages, Champlain, Dannemora and Rouses Point, will hold elections March 19. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Clinton County Legislature has set a special election for April 23. Read more

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Dan Alexander’s column in the Feb. 2 issue of The Sun brought back memories of an interview that Walter Cronkite had with Anwar Sadat. Read more

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CHESTER | Following his first-ever stint in politics as town of Chester supervisor, Craig Leggett announced Feb. 10 that he is seeking re-election to a second four-year term. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Sue Scott, Salisbury’s town clerk, reported that she and other town clerks are aware of the Victory case. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | When someone calls another person a “racist,” as Sen. Bernie Sanders did of President Donald Trump on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, is it considered defamatory speech? Read more

The Vermont Eagle

MIDDLEBURY | When it comes to “policing” absentee ballots, often the means by where voter fraud can occur, Webster stressed that there’s confusion about absentee voting because of the many differences between the voting laws of various states. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | It has been one year since a Vermont Superior Court ruling removed 13 percent of the town of Victory’s voters from the Northeast Kingdom community’s voting list. Read more

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