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We’re encouraged to see state governments across the country attempting to address health care costs with policies protecting patients from surprise bills. Read more

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TICONDEROGA | After North Country Community College declined to move forward with a proposed trade school in Ticonderoga, the Ticonderoga Revitalization Alliance has decided to move ahead with a more decentralized plan... Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A health center to increase access to primary care for North Country residents has opened as part of the UVM-CVPH and Hudson Headwaters Health Network. Read more

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It upsets me terribly that our president lies to the American people and that he repeatedly degrades and disrespects women Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | A health center to increase access to primary care for North Country residents opened Feb. 4 as part of the University of Vermont Health Network Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital (CVPH) and Hudson Headwaters Health Network. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The FitzPatrick Cancer Center is bringing together lovers of food and art alike next month for a fundraiser to benefit local cancer patients. Read more

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January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month and the Cancer Services Program (CSP) of Northeastern NY wants to raise awareness that there are two ways to prevent cervical cancer. Read more

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TICONDEROGA |  Approximately 1,300 Walgreens-owned Rite Aid stores will convert to the Walgreens brand over the next 12 months. Read more

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With fewer than two weeks of the open enrollment period for health plans under the Affordable Care Act remaining, consumers nationwide are making critical health plan choices. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Essex County’s Health Department has secured a $250,000 grant from the Adirondack Health Institute designed to improve local access to fresh foods. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Deena Giltz McCullough honored by statewide group Read more

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MORRISONVILLE | Behavior Health Services North center to broaden access to primary care Read more

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RUTLAND | Rutland Regional Medical Center was awarded an “A” grade from the Leapfrog Group’s Fall 2018 Hospital Safety Grade report. Read more

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The midterm elections, which saw Democrats win the House and Republicans expand their Senate majority, will govern the details underpinning health care for at least the next two years. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | SUNY Plattsburgh students have teamed up with North Country Mission of Hope to raise $5,000. Read more

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America’s convoluted payment/insurance system is why our per capita healthcare costs far exceed any other developed country, with worse health outcomes. Read more

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SCHUYLER FALLS | After nearly a decade of paying down residents’ taxes with money from the town’s reserves, Schuyler Falls is running out of cash. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Emily Martz has spent months on the road campaigning for the 45th Senate District. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | State Sen. Betty Little (R-Queensbury) says helping people is her favorite part of the job. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | More than any other issue, health care has animated the national and local political landscape during the midterm election cycle. Read more

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