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ELIZABETHTOWN | Torrential downpours forecasted for the afternoon of the grand opening of Adirondack Health’s new Lake Placid Health and Medical Fitness center held off for the facility’s dedication Aug. 7. Read more

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LAKE GEORGE | Local municipal officials and leaders of environmental organizations expressed appreciation to U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik last week for her help in lining up a $500,000 grant to pay toward construction of the village’s new sewer plant... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A Montreal-based green energy company is putting down roots in Plattsburgh. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Common Council has authorized the formation of a new not-for-profit, the Lake City Land Bank Corporation. Read more

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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

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NORTH HUDSON | One of the most visible artifacts of the former Frontier Town theme park has been sold. Read more

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ROUSES POINT | The Village of Rouses Point was recently awarded $213,000 to revamp the local sports fields, playgrounds and park infrastructure. Read more

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AUSABLE | The Town of Ausable has been awarded $300,000 to rehabilitate the old Keeseville Civic Center. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The City of Plattsburgh took home $1.6 million in state grants at this year’s Regional Economic Development Council (REDC) Awards last week. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | Frontier Communications has restored phone and internet service to the Minerva-Johnsburg area after interruptions earlier this month left some residents disconnected for as long as 10 days. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Community stakeholders and local lawmakers continue to be hungry for details on the state’s universal broadband program. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Once an ally of Gov. Andrew Cuomo, former Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner now wants his job. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Lawmakers are again crying foul over how the state communicates details of the broadband program to the public. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The expansion of a train and subway door manufacturer is expected to bring 52 jobs to the region. Read more

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WILLSBORO | All locations awaiting high-speed broadband in Willsboro are poised to be wired by the end of next year, according to providers. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | City officials are pushing full speed ahead on a variety of projects designed to open up and revitalize the waterfront, and the possibility of attracting a hotelier to downtown Plattsburgh is taking the spotlight. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | As the state nears the end of its universal broadband project, a state senator is calling for a formal probe into how the Broadband Program Office allocated $670 million in state and federal funding. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | More than half of the locations in the final round of state broadband awards will be served by satellite service. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | The Town of Johnsburg contains 944 locations that will be addressed as part of the final phase of grant funding in the state’s universal broadband initiative. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The state has pledged to bring universal broadband to localities across the state, and details on the final round of grants for local communities are continuing to trickle out. Read more

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