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ELIZABETHTOWN | The year 2019 saw many municipalities move ahead with major infrastructure and capital repair projects for 2020. Here are some news highlights from Essex County in 2019. Read more

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CHESTERFIELD | With a new year underway, and many new elected faces the Essex County Board of Supervisors, one long-time leader, Gerry Morrow, has closed a chapter here after 34 years in office. Read more

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NORTH CREEK | The Town of North Creek held its 23rd annual three day Lights On! event the first weekend of December. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The new Plattsburgh store, Runnings, held a ribbon-cutting Friday, Oct. 11, to celebrate its grand opening. Located at 57 Centre Drive, the former location for K-Mart, Runnings has a variety of clothing, footwear, sporting goods... Read more

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NORTH CREEK | A local emergency medical technician walked up to the entrance of the Wayne Stock music festival Aug. 3 — the second day of the two-day event held in North Creek Ski Bowl Park —and he introduced himself to Tammy Bukovinsky... Read more

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From New York to California, Iowa to Louisiana, high-profile shootings have robbed America of the men and women that have sworn to protect their communities. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Matt Watts is one of the first additions to the new countywide EMS program and started his new position early this July. Read more

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The Elizabethtown-Lewis Emergency Squad will be holding the first of two public forums on May 21 at 6 p.m. at the Lewis Congregational Church. Read more

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SARANAC LAKE | The EMT program at North Country Community College (NCCC) has expanded to include advanced EMT classes to address the need for more EMTs across the North Country. Read more

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RAY BROOK | The campaign to increase the number of Forest Rangers who patrol the Adirondack Park has taken center stage in state budget hearings. Read more

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This winter, the snows were lean until recently, and the weather cold enough, making it a great time to get in the woods and cut some trees. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County Sheriff David Reynolds believes an early formative experience has instilled in him a moral compass as he takes control of the department. Read more

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Throughout the course of this year, I have had the opportunity to meet many first-responders in the fire service, emergency medical services, law enforcement and emergency management through the Governor’s Capitol for a Day initiative. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County Sheriff-elect David Reynolds has announced his senior management picks as he prepares to take office. Read more

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PORT HENRY | As the Town of Moriah looks to maximize returns on its two waterfront campgrounds, it will retain the services of a waterfront committee that is working with a New York investor to redevelop the valuable properties. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Nine hospital employees here are the first to officially receive scholarships through newly established Dr. Herbert Savel Education Fund. Read more

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WESTPORT | Squad seeking ideas for sustainability Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Emergency responders from Addison and Rutland counties joined fellow Vermont professionals and volunteers for two days of education and recognition at... Read more

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MORIAH | Leaders of Moriah Ambulance Squad appeared at a recent Moriah Town Council session to explain how patients are now billed for their transports. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Two state lawmakers have introduced a bill that would allow municipalities to create ambulance districts. Read more

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