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CROWN POINT | When you’re standing next to someone at a checkout line, said Mary Cunningham, you never know — maybe that person is a cancer survivor, someone who has benefited from cancer research at the grass roots level. Read more

The Sun

MINERVA | Around 60 people gathered at the Minerva Town Hall and Senior Center Aug. 13 to listen to propositions to change the current volunteer EMS and fire squad system that serves the ever-aging population of Minerva and surrounding Adirondack... Read more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Strategic planning determined to address rural health-care needs relies on network services here. Read more

The Sun

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Having well trained and equipped emergency services can mean the difference between life and death. In rural towns across the state we ask brave men and women to volunteer for the safety and well-being of our communities. Read more

Guest Columnists

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RAY BROOK | After a public outcry at its proposed closure, the Department of Environmental Conservation will allow the boat launch on Eagle Lake to remain open pending more study, a state forester told the Adirondack Park Agency Thursday. Read more

The Sun

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ORWELL | State rescue crews recovered what is believed to be the body of ice angler Lee Wiktorski, 61, of Benson, on Feb. 13. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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

The Vermont Eagle

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HAGUE | Continuing to live off investments and Warren County sales tax, there will again be no town taxes in Hague, according to its 2019 budget. Read more

The Sun

MIDDLEBURY | School administrators, emergency responders and others from around Vermont came together last week for the annual Governor’s Statewide School Safety Training Conference. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

ELIZABETHTOWN | First responders now have their own personal network to use during emergencies. Read more

The Sun

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LEWIS | People aren’t always at their best during encounters with law enforcement. Read more

The Sun

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CHARLOTTE | Charlotte’s first responders will host a unique Public Safety Day event on Saturday, Oct. 21, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the fire and rescue station located at 170 Ferry Rd. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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This week marks National EMS Week, a designation designed to honor the thousands of professionals who serve as part of the country’s emergency medical response system. Read more

Editorials

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ELIZABETHTOWN — County applauds clean water and infrastructure funding, but wary over unfunded mandates — including consolidation proposal Read more

The Sun

BRIDPORT — On Dec. 7, troopers from the Vermont State Police New Haven Barracks responded to a reported one vehicle crash with injuries and entrapment on Crown Point Road in Bridport. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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The Sun

First responders filled the galley at the board of supervisors meeting on Monday to send a simple message: Read more

The Sun