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TICONDEROGA | Essex County supervisors voted this week to initiate a process that will transform a decaying downtown Ticonderoga property into a tourist destination for legions of dedicated Star Trek fans. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A third, and final, hearing on the local Essex County Coroner Law reform was held recently after a Board of Supervisors Ways and Means meeting. The law that was voted in Aug. 5, is the fourth to pass this year by the current board. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Essex County Industrial Development Agency is seeking judgment against the owners of the former Adirondack Meat Company. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County has become the latest county in New York state to raise the legal age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | A former Mineville man who sold crack cocaine is headed to state prison for 12 years. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | A Massachusetts man has been convicted of drug possession for sale after a trial in Essex County Court. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Charges could be filed against a man involved in a bar fight in which a participant later died, according to Ticonderoga Town Police. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | A Ticonderoga man who hid cocaine while riding in a medical taxi  has been convicted of drug possession during a jury trial. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — An Indian athlete will face an Essex County judge Aug. 18 to answer to charges stemming from his trip to America to compete in a world-class snowshoe event. Read more

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MORIAH – Several things can be done to address the growing opiate addiction problem in the area, those attending a forum at Moriah Central School were told. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County District Attorney Kristy Sprague has been endorsed by all 18 members of the Essex County Board of Supervisors. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — The Essex County Personnel committee approved a settlement request from County Attorney Daniel Manning with Fidelity and Deposit Company in Maryland the attorney described as “excellent.” Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — More probation officers, family court attorneys will be needed in Essex County as youthful offenders diverted into family court Read more

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TICONDEROGA – A lengthy investigation into a Lord Howe Street home has resulted in drug sale and possession charges against nine people in Ticonderoga. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Essex County District Attorney Kristy Sprague has announced she is running for a third term as the county’s top law enforcement official. Read more

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Lisa Demar had pleaded guilty to second degree arson Read more

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WILLSBORO — The town has issued a state of emergency to safeguard residents against a rat-infested home. Read more

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John “Jack” Thompson accused of witness tampering, falsely reporting an incident Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN — Big changes may be underway for how Essex County organizes its indigent defense program. Read more

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TICONDEROGA — The announcement of a settlement in the civil case of the death of Tony Morette has brought new information into public light - including the sworn testimony of the man named as the defendant in the case. Read more

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