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Essex County HAZMAT

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PORT HENRY | Local response teams participated in a hazmat drill on Sept. 11 to prepare for a possible oil spill along the route of the Canadian Pacific Rail Co., near Lake Champlain. Read more

The Sun

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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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TICONDEROGA | A broken propane tank valve forced evacuation of several homes on Baldwin Road in Ticonderoga Sunday night. Read more

The Sun

The clock read 5 a.m.  I was already awake and thinking about the day ahead. It’s Sept. 16, and training is scheduled in the North Country. Read more

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MORIAH – The Essex County Hazmat Team recently met for training at Moriah fire house. Read more

The Sun

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CROWN POINT – A tractor-trailer truck carrying an MRI mobile imaging unit to Moses-Ludington Hospital crashed early Monday morning, destroying the device. Read more

The Sun

Our Champlain valley is home to many agricultural operations. Read more

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