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ELIZABETHTOWN | Transfer station fees are increasing across the county, and town supervisors have until Jan. 1 to finalize new policies as part of a five-year county equipment replacement plan. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Town of Elizabethtown is poised to move forward on a long-delayed project to construct a wastewater treatment system. Read more

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They say change is inevitable. Whether it’s the weather, politics or just  plain old day to day living, things change. You just need to deal with it. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County Public Safety Committee took steps to find the right site for a proposed fire safety training building, a project that won $500,000 in grant funding through state Sen. Betty Little (R-Queensbury) last April. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Work is slated to begin to refurbish the county-owned building anchoring the fairgrounds in Westport. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Two county offices are in the process of moving: one into new facilities at the Essex County Fairgrounds in Westport and one out of historic headquarters there. Read more

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JAY | Project engineers spoke with area residents last Wednesday about work underway to remove Rome Dam on the West Branch of the Ausable River. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Essex County Soil & Water Conservation District will see a change in leadership at the end of September with the retirement of Director Dave Reckahn. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Something happened on the Ausable River last Saturday. Read more

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Essex County supervisors welcomed new Transportation Coordinator Kaitlin Egglefield, who will manage public transportation functions under the county Department of Public Works. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County is going out to bid on new solid waste equipment. Read more

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NORTH ELBA | Supervisor Roby Politi has asked Essex County Department of Public Works to assess safety at the intersection across from the North Elba Horse Show Grounds. Read more

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MORIAH | An altercation that began in the bar at the Moriah Eagles Club on Sunday night ended with one person dead in the parking lot outside. Read more

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MORIAH | Combat Veterans Association member Keith Mero has a plan to place banners with faces of local military veterans on utility poles around town. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County is looking to replace and modernize the financial software that keeps the county running. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The county’s fairgrounds subcommittee on Monday rolled out their long-awaited report on the ailing Cornell Cooperative Extension Building in Westport. Read more

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WESTPORT | Construction is officially underway on Essex County’s new nutrition kitchen. Read more

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WESTPORT | Nerves are fraying in Westport over the fate of the CCE Building. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH — The city is broke. Read more

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