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Westelcom - Juniper’s Elevate

Photos by Kim Dedam

ELIZABETHTOWN | Locally owned and founded telecom company Westelcom Networks Inc. was named a finalist for the 2019 Elevate Award. Read more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | In his State of the State and Executive Budget address last week, Gov. Andrew Cuomo outlined several measures to small business cut taxes. And Sen. Little honored; longest-serving GOP member of legislature. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Potential employees line up near the lobby inside the University of Vermont Health Network-Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital in Plattsburgh and wait for on-the-spot interviews. The hospital welcomed more than 350 people. Read more

News Briefs - New York

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HINESBURG | The University of Vermont Medical Center named Stephen Leffler, M.D., 55, a native of Leicester, Vermont, as its next president and chief operating officer, effective immediately. Read more

The Vermont Eagle

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MIDDLEBURY | A skiing accident on Dec. 28, at the Killington Ski Resort claimed the life of Jason Vitale, 48, of Baldwin, New York. Read more

News Briefs - Vermont

FEMA - 2019 Halloween Strom

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The federal government has declared 18 North Country counties to be a disaster area eligible for financial aid as the result of damages from the 2019 Halloween Storm, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced last week. Read more

The Sun

TICONDEROGA | When construction crews were scraping the ground for a new entrance to the Ticonderoga hospital they began unearthing things: A beer bottle from long ago, what appeared to be a girl’s change purse and the stacked stones of a dry well. Read more

The Sun

TICONDEROGA | The Annual Christmas Fair at the Ticonderoga First United Methodist Church will be held Saturday, Nov. 23, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Read more

News Briefs - New York

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PLATTSBURGH | Officials for the University of Vermont Health Network, Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital are excited to break ground soon on two renovation projects they say will benefit patients and staff. Read more

The Sun

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PERU | Following the tragic death of recent Peru grad and soon-to-be SUNY Plattsburgh student Dalton Criss, 18, a “Celebration of Dalton’s Life” was held to bring the grieving community together to remember the happy memories of Dalton. Read more

The Sun

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Photo by Sarah Elizabeth Morris

PLATTSBURGH | The MHAB’S Life Skills Campus and Champlain Valley Family Center’s (CVFC) new recovery center, All Ways to Recovery, held its grand opening July 24. The center, located at 14 Dormitory Drive in Plattsburgh, focuses on using... Read more

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Photo by Tim Rowland

TICONDEROGA | Change is almost always viewed with an arched eyebrow, but at the Ticonderoga campus of the Elizabethtown Community Hospital, nurses have not just adapted, but thrived, following the transformation of the aging Moses Ludington... 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

The Vermont Eagle

TICONDEROGA | Two years ago, Ticonderoga’s hospital was struggling to meet modern medical standards. Read more

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North Country families in New York’s 21st Congressional District need to take a stand for affordable and accessible healthcare policies. Read more

Letters to the Editor

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Nine hospital employees here are the first to officially receive scholarships through newly established Dr. Herbert Savel Education Fund. Read more

The Sun

Despite being one of the most developed countries in the world, we still lack a health care system which provides affordable health care for all. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Home health appears to be taking off in Essex County. Read more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Repeal of Affordable Care Act would devastate North Country healthcare system, say critics Read more

The Sun