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TICONDEROGA | After hearing plans for an extreme makeover of The Portage, a crumbling and poorly drained street leading south up and out of Ticonderoga, residents at a public meeting last week said they are optimistic the project will solve... Read more

The Sun

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Warmer temperatures and heavy rain created numerous problems around the region. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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Here we go again. You turn on the evening news and it’s the same old story told every winter and early spring after a thaw or rain event. Read more

Community Columnists

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UPPER JAY | County officials say they’re aware of an ice jam in Upper Jay on the AuSable River and are monitoring the obstruction for potential movement. Read more

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WARREN COUNTY | Aerial surveillance of ice buildup on the Hudson River is now being conducted in Warren County to detect the formation of ice jams. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | With the New Year on the horizon, it’s time to take a look at the top stories of 2018. Read more

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AUSABLE FORKS | Work to remove what was once the Rome Dam on the West Branch Ausable River is wrapping up on time. Read more

The Sun

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MIDDLEBURY | The fate of Middlebury’s Creek Road is still up in the air, according to a Selectboard Meeting Highlights report prepared by Chris English, assistant town manager. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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AUSABLE FORKS | The East and West branches of the Ausable River both begin high on the flanks of Mt. Marcy, but while the West Branch is famous for fly fishing and photogenic cascades, the East Branch in known more for ice jams and flood damage. Read more

The Sun

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WILLSBORO | Walking along a burbling river flowing through her adopted hometown, Rep. Elise Stefanik got a crash course in all-things aquatic, including the migration habits of salmon and habitat restoration. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | Heavy rains last week caused thousands of gallons of untreated and partially-treated sewage to be released into the LaChute River, according to the state Department of Environmental Conservation. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Five families displaced by flooding at Underwood Estates earlier this year have returned home. Read more

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ALBANY | Stakeholders are making a final push for reform of a state program to give private forest owners tax breaks and other incentives to broaden sustainable forestry practices in the Adirondacks. Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | At a Middlebury Selectboard meeting Feb. 13, members examined design plans for flood mitigation in the town. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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CHESTERTOWN | “Everybody talks about the weather, but nobody does anything about it.” Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | United Way of the Adirondack Region, a nonprofit that serves residents of the tri-county area, successfully raised $725,272. Read more

The Sun

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City of Plattsburgh Mayor Colin Read claims the city is not in crisis. But it is. Read more

Editorials

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PLATTSBURGH — The state legislature passed a bill on Tuesday that will open the door for local non-profits to use $7 million in state grant funding to help Underwood Estates residents rebuild their flood-damaged homes. Read more

The Sun

The Town of Thurman thanks Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Department of Transportation (DOT) Acting Commissioner Paul Karas for opening the State Route 418 bridge in record time and for their exemplary service and continuing attention to our community. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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PLATTSBURGH — Help is on the way to aid as many as 70 people left displaced by flooding in Plattsburgh. Read more

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